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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 26 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 1.61% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 6.52% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
416 368 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.35% 24.62% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 270 227 165
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 November 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 57 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 37 (48.68%) Android Development
3 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 28 (36.84%) HTML
5 27 (35.53%) iOS Development
6 25 (32.89%) C#
7 23 (30.26%) Java
8 22 (28.95%) CSS
8 22 (28.95%) Linux
8 22 (28.95%) OO
9 21 (27.63%) MVC
10 18 (23.68%) .NET
10 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.37%) MySQL
11 17 (22.37%) Windows
12 16 (21.05%) C++
13 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.74%) Degree
14 14 (18.42%) PHP
15 13 (17.11%) REST
15 13 (17.11%) HTML5
16 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
17 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
17 11 (14.47%) Scrum
17 11 (14.47%) C
18 10 (13.16%) JSON
18 10 (13.16%) Digital Media
19 9 (11.84%) WordPress
19 9 (11.84%) DevOps

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (11.84%) WordPress
2 6 (7.89%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) CMS
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.32%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) MySQL
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (7.89%) LLVM
3 6 (7.89%) GCC
4 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.58%) Clang
5 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Xcode
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Appium
General
1 6 (7.89%) Games
2 3 (3.95%) Dutch Language
2 3 (3.95%) French Language
2 3 (3.95%) German Language
2 3 (3.95%) Spanish Language
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) Lead Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Lead PHP Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Android Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.58%) QA Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Lead C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (6.58%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) HTML
2 22 (28.95%) CSS
3 18 (23.68%) .NET
4 13 (17.11%) HTML5
4 13 (17.11%) REST
5 10 (13.16%) JSON
6 9 (11.84%) Flash
7 7 (9.21%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.89%) Laravel
8 6 (7.89%) LAMP
8 6 (7.89%) Web Services
9 5 (6.58%) XML
9 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.58%) STL
9 5 (6.58%) OpenGL
9 5 (6.58%) Qt
9 5 (6.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (5.26%) jQuery
10 4 (5.26%) WinForms
10 4 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.16%) Digital Media
3 6 (7.89%) Mobile Games
4 5 (6.58%) GIS
4 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.58%) Physics
5 4 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 4 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
6 3 (3.95%) User Experience
7 2 (2.63%) Social Media
7 2 (2.63%) iPhone
8 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.32%) iPad
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (28.95%) Linux
3 17 (22.37%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Android Development
2 27 (35.53%) iOS Development
3 22 (28.95%) OO
4 21 (27.63%) MVC
5 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.47%) Scrum
8 9 (11.84%) DevOps
8 9 (11.84%) Web Development
9 6 (7.89%) Use Case
9 6 (7.89%) Project Management
9 6 (7.89%) OOP
9 6 (7.89%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.58%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.58%) OOD
10 5 (6.58%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.26%) Parallel Programming
12 3 (3.95%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
2 25 (32.89%) C#
3 23 (30.26%) Java
4 16 (21.05%) C++
5 14 (18.42%) PHP
6 11 (14.47%) C
7 7 (9.21%) PHP5
8 6 (7.89%) Ruby
9 5 (6.58%) Python
9 5 (6.58%) Perl
10 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.63%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.63%) SQL
12 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Appcelerator
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) IronPort
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec
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