The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 56 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 9 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.50% 5.70% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 22.76% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 9
Average salary £22,500 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.09% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,093 £75,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Android
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 145 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.96% 25.04% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 140 139 85
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Android
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region.

Android Salary Trend in Cardiff

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 22 (75.86%) Apple iOS
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) TDD
4 14 (48.28%) Blackberry
5 11 (37.93%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) Web Services
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) BDD
6 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
7 9 (31.03%) OOD
8 8 (27.59%) SOA
8 8 (27.59%) SOAP
8 8 (27.59%) Calabash
8 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
8 8 (27.59%) Robotium
8 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
8 8 (27.59%) eggPlant
9 7 (24.14%) Android Development
9 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
9 7 (24.14%) SoapUI
9 7 (24.14%) REST
9 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
9 7 (24.14%) .NET
10 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) C#
10 6 (20.69%) iPhone
10 6 (20.69%) jQuery
10 6 (20.69%) JBehave
10 6 (20.69%) Selenium

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) uiautomator
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Calabash
1 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
1 8 (27.59%) Robotium
1 8 (27.59%) eggPlant
2 7 (24.14%) SoapUI
3 6 (20.69%) JBehave
3 6 (20.69%) Selenium
4 5 (17.24%) Maven
4 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.24%) JUnit
5 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 4 (13.79%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
6 3 (10.34%) JIRA
6 3 (10.34%) Appium
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.90%) Xcode
8 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (17.24%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 8 (27.59%) SOAP
3 7 (24.14%) REST
3 7 (24.14%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) Lucene
7 1 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Blackberry
2 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) iPhone
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Apple iOS
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Phone
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (51.72%) TDD
2 10 (34.48%) BDD
3 9 (31.03%) OOD
4 8 (27.59%) SOA
5 7 (24.14%) Android Development
5 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
5 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) OOP
6 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Code Coverage
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) XAML
4 4 (13.79%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Xamarin
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.45%) Websense
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