The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 75 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 38 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.51% 1.43% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.74% 6.62% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 11
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Android
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
435 287 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.73% 21.55% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 272 184 234
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Android
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Android
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 55 (76.39%) Apple iOS
2 36 (50.00%) Android Development
3 29 (40.28%) iOS Development
4 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (37.50%) Linux
5 26 (36.11%) HTML
6 23 (31.94%) Java
7 22 (30.56%) CSS
7 22 (30.56%) MVC
8 21 (29.17%) C#
9 19 (26.39%) JSON
10 17 (23.61%) MySQL
10 17 (23.61%) Windows
11 16 (22.22%) .NET
11 16 (22.22%) Backbone.js
12 15 (20.83%) PHP
12 15 (20.83%) Web Development
13 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 14 (19.44%) SOAP
13 14 (19.44%) XML
13 14 (19.44%) OOP
13 14 (19.44%) Digital Media
14 13 (18.06%) HTML5
14 13 (18.06%) Graphic Design
14 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
15 12 (16.67%) C
15 12 (16.67%) C++
16 9 (12.50%) OO
16 9 (12.50%) Degree
16 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.39%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.39%) Lync
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) VoIP
2 2 (2.78%) ATM
3 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) MySQL
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) LLVM
2 6 (8.33%) GCC
3 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.17%) Ant
4 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.39%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.33%) Games
2 3 (4.17%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.17%) French Language
2 3 (4.17%) German Language
2 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Lead Developer
3 13 (18.06%) UI Developer
3 13 (18.06%) UI Programmer
4 11 (15.28%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Lead C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) QA Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) CSS
3 19 (26.39%) JSON
4 16 (22.22%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 14 (19.44%) SOAP
5 14 (19.44%) XML
6 13 (18.06%) HTML5
7 8 (11.11%) REST
8 4 (5.56%) CSS3
9 3 (4.17%) Underscore.js
9 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.17%) jQuery
9 3 (4.17%) WinForms
9 3 (4.17%) Spring
10 2 (2.78%) WCF
10 2 (2.78%) Cocoa
10 2 (2.78%) J2EE
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Digital Media
2 13 (18.06%) Graphic Design
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile Games
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) iPhone
4 4 (5.56%) Open Source
4 4 (5.56%) Handset
4 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.78%) PDA
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (76.39%) Apple iOS
2 27 (37.50%) Linux
3 17 (23.61%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.39%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Android Development
2 29 (40.28%) iOS Development
3 22 (30.56%) MVC
4 15 (20.83%) Web Development
5 14 (19.44%) OOP
6 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
7 9 (12.50%) OO
7 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.56%) Project Management
10 4 (5.56%) Parallel Programming
11 3 (4.17%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.17%) Scrum
12 2 (2.78%) Change Management
12 2 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.94%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) C#
4 15 (20.83%) PHP
5 12 (16.67%) C++
5 12 (16.67%) C
6 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 5 (6.94%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.78%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.78%) SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) PHP5
9 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) IronPort
4 1 (1.39%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago