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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 7 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.08% 3.12% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 14.17% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Average salary £24,000 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.36% +61.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £40,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,466 £72,200 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
177 127 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.27% 22.01% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 162 115 83
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
4 11 (40.74%) BDD
5 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) Robotium
6 9 (33.33%) Calabash
6 9 (33.33%) eggPlant
7 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
7 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
7 8 (29.63%) Selenium
7 8 (29.63%) SOA
7 8 (29.63%) SOAP
8 7 (25.93%) OOD
8 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.93%) .NET
8 7 (25.93%) jQuery
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
8 7 (25.93%) REST
8 7 (25.93%) Android Development
8 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
9 6 (22.22%) JBehave
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (22.22%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) Finance

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Robotium
1 9 (33.33%) Calabash
1 9 (33.33%) eggPlant
2 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
2 8 (29.63%) Selenium
3 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
4 6 (22.22%) JBehave
5 5 (18.52%) JIRA
6 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
7 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (11.11%) JUnit
7 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.11%) Maven
8 2 (7.41%) Subversion
8 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.41%) Ant
8 2 (7.41%) Xcode
9 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) SOAP
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) REST
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 4 (14.81%) J2EE
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) Lucene
6 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.41%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) Ext JS
7 1 (3.70%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Blackberry
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 11 (40.74%) BDD
3 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 8 (29.63%) SOA
5 7 (25.93%) OOD
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Android Development
5 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Code Coverage
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.41%) QMS
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) XAML
4 5 (18.52%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Xamarin
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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Posted: 23 days ago