Companies Really Need Android Developers. Here's How to Become One.

March 15, 2018

Our new Google-endorsed Learning Path on Android development prepares you for the Google Associate Android Developer Certification exam.

Android developers are among the most in-demand professionals in the world and earn a median salary of $85,000 a year in the United States.

And it’s not just a skill tech companies like Microsoft or Apple are looking for – LinkedIn data shows Android development is becoming a needed skill across all industries, as the number of Android developer hires has doubled since 2015.

At this point you are probably thinking – great! So, how do I become one?

Well, you can with the help of LinkedIn Learning. We’ve just released a 19-course, Google-endorsed learning path that’ll give you the skills and competencies needed to pass the Google Associate Android Developer Certification exam.

“We are excited to have LinkedIn Learning as a formal partner in creating impactful software training for developers,” said Google Senior Program Manager Peter Lubbers. “By leveraging LinkedIn Learning’s Android and Mobile Web curriculum, thousands of developers will learn new technical skills, useful programming tips and valuable best practices. We appreciate LinkedIn Learning's deep commitment to high-quality technical training and look forward to working closely with them.”

The Learning Path covers:

  • Fundamental Android Development
  • Application UI and UX
  • Data Persistence
  • Testing and Debugging

Are you already an Android developer? We also have courses in intermediate and advanced Android so you can continue to advance your career.

Learn how to become an Android developer today with our Google-endorsed Learning Path, Prepare for the Google Associate Android Developer Certification. And, good news – until Monday, March 19, the first two course in the Learning Path are free.