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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 58 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Android 8 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.17% 2.99% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 12.35% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
172 162 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.11% 24.25% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 133 143 94
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015, 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 34 (91.89%) Apple iOS
2 26 (70.27%) Objective-C
3 24 (64.86%) Java
4 22 (59.46%) QA
5 18 (48.65%) REST
5 18 (48.65%) Android Development
5 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 18 (48.65%) HTTP
6 16 (43.24%) Android SDK
7 15 (40.54%) iOS SDK
8 12 (32.43%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
10 8 (21.62%) User Stories
10 8 (21.62%) PHP
11 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.92%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) Automotive
11 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
12 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
13 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
13 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
14 4 (10.81%) .NET
14 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
15 3 (8.11%) HTML
15 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
15 3 (8.11%) XAML
15 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (8.11%) Scrum
15 3 (8.11%) HTML5
15 3 (8.11%) MVVM

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (18.92%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Android Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Android Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Tester
6 6 (16.22%) Software Tester
6 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
7 5 (13.51%) QA Tester
8 4 (10.81%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Software Support Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
11 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) REST
2 16 (43.24%) Android SDK
3 15 (40.54%) iOS SDK
4 4 (10.81%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.41%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) Java EE
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) LINQ
7 1 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Apple iOS
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Android Development
2 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
3 8 (21.62%) User Stories
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.11%) MVVM
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.70%) OOP
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Objective-C
2 24 (64.86%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) XAML
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Juniper
3 1 (2.70%) BEA