The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 48 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.22% 2.73% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 11.11% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 23
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £40,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
351 297 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.53% 24.59% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 220 216 207
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 49 (80.33%) Apple iOS
2 34 (55.74%) Android Development
3 30 (49.18%) iOS Development
4 24 (39.34%) Linux
5 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.79%) HTML
6 20 (32.79%) Java
6 20 (32.79%) CSS
7 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 17 (27.87%) JSON
9 16 (26.23%) MySQL
10 15 (24.59%) C#
10 15 (24.59%) PHP
11 14 (22.95%) SOAP
11 14 (22.95%) XML
11 14 (22.95%) OOP
11 14 (22.95%) Windows
11 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
11 14 (22.95%) Web Development
12 13 (21.31%) Graphic Design
12 13 (21.31%) Digital Media
12 13 (21.31%) Backbone.js
13 12 (19.67%) .NET
14 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
16 8 (13.11%) iPhone
16 8 (13.11%) C++
16 8 (13.11%) C
16 8 (13.11%) HTML5
16 8 (13.11%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Lync
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) VoIP
1 3 (4.92%) ATM
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) LLVM
2 4 (6.56%) GCC
2 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 3 (4.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (6.56%) Games
2 3 (4.92%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.92%) French Language
2 3 (4.92%) German Language
2 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
2 13 (21.31%) UI Developer
2 13 (21.31%) UI Programmer
3 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Lead Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) HTML
1 20 (32.79%) CSS
2 17 (27.87%) JSON
3 14 (22.95%) SOAP
3 14 (22.95%) XML
4 13 (21.31%) Backbone.js
5 12 (19.67%) .NET
6 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 4 (6.56%) REST
7 4 (6.56%) CSS3
8 3 (4.92%) Web Services
8 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.92%) Spring
9 2 (3.28%) WCF
9 2 (3.28%) WinForms
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.64%) UIKit
10 1 (1.64%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.64%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Graphic Design
1 13 (21.31%) Digital Media
2 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.11%) iPhone
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Handset
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile Games
4 4 (6.56%) Open Source
5 3 (4.92%) iPad
5 3 (4.92%) PDA
6 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Life Science
6 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Apple iOS
2 24 (39.34%) Linux
3 14 (22.95%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Android Development
2 30 (49.18%) iOS Development
3 19 (31.15%) MVC
4 14 (22.95%) OOP
4 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
4 14 (22.95%) Web Development
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.84%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (9.84%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.56%) OO
7 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) Parallel Programming
8 3 (4.92%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.92%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) RAD
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.28%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Release Management
9 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 15 (24.59%) C#
3 15 (24.59%) PHP
4 8 (13.11%) C++
4 8 (13.11%) C
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) Facebook
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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