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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 43 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 16 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.60% 6.65% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.60% 28.70% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £36,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £74,300 £41,500
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
151 115 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.55% 23.19% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135 102 64
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,700 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (70.83%) Apple iOS
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Objective-C
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) Android Development
5 8 (33.33%) HTTP
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) REST
5 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) OOP
7 6 (25.00%) OO
7 6 (25.00%) OOD
7 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) iPhone
7 6 (25.00%) Subversion
7 6 (25.00%) Maven
7 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (25.00%) Ant
7 6 (25.00%) JUnit
7 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (25.00%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
8 5 (20.83%) Android SDK

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Ant
1 6 (25.00%) JUnit
1 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) REST
2 6 (25.00%) J2EE
2 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (25.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
3 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (25.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Interactive TV
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Apple iOS
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Android Development
2 7 (29.17%) OOP
3 6 (25.00%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) OOD
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) MVVM
5 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.17%) Game Development
6 1 (4.17%) Practice Management
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) XAML
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Websense
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