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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 74 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Android 10 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.18% 1.06% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 3.85% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 15
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -56.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,600 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,466 £72,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
206 182 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.26% 27.53% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 181 167 122
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 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 17 (94.44%) Apple iOS
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (33.33%) JBoss
6 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) ISEB
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (22.22%) User Stories
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
10 2 (11.11%) Servlets
10 2 (11.11%) Subversion
10 2 (11.11%) Maven

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) PBX
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Gradle
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Servlets
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
3 4 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 5 (27.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Avaya
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