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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 74 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Android 23 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.81% 1.86% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.65% 7.65% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 24
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
266 327 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.91% 24.28% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 169 193 226
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 5 February 2016.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (63.38%) Mobile App
2 43 (60.56%) Apple iOS
3 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (33.80%) Android Development
5 18 (25.35%) Finance
5 18 (25.35%) Java
6 17 (23.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
8 15 (21.13%) JSON
8 15 (21.13%) HTML
9 14 (19.72%) CSS
9 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
10 13 (18.31%) Banking
10 13 (18.31%) C++
10 13 (18.31%) Web Services
11 12 (16.90%) Open Source
11 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
12 11 (15.49%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.49%) QA
12 11 (15.49%) OO
12 11 (15.49%) Python
13 10 (14.08%) SOAP
13 10 (14.08%) Windows
13 10 (14.08%) XML
13 10 (14.08%) JUnit
13 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.08%) SQL
13 10 (14.08%) Stress Testing
13 10 (14.08%) Java SE
13 10 (14.08%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (9.86%) ArcGIS
2 4 (5.63%) Lync
3 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (5.63%) SNMP
1 4 (5.63%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) GIS
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) JUnit
2 7 (9.86%) HP UFT
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 7 (9.86%) Selenium
3 3 (4.23%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.82%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.82%) Gradle
4 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.82%) Robolectric
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Android Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Lead Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Lead Android Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Product Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Android Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) QA Leader
6 7 (9.86%) Test Leader
7 5 (7.04%) Junior
7 5 (7.04%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Junior QA Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (5.63%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Unity 3D Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) HTML
1 15 (21.13%) JSON
2 14 (19.72%) CSS
3 13 (18.31%) Web Services
4 10 (14.08%) Java SE
4 10 (14.08%) SOAP
4 10 (14.08%) XML
5 7 (9.86%) iOS SDK
6 6 (8.45%) J2EE
6 6 (8.45%) REST
7 5 (7.04%) Ajax
8 4 (5.63%) .NET
8 4 (5.63%) 802.1X
9 3 (4.23%) Android SDK
9 3 (4.23%) Cocoa
9 3 (4.23%) HTML5
10 2 (2.82%) OAuth
10 2 (2.82%) PhoneGap
10 2 (2.82%) UIKit
10 2 (2.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 45 (63.38%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (60.56%) Apple iOS
2 10 (14.08%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Android Development
3 17 (23.94%) Mobile Application Development
4 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
5 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
6 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
6 12 (16.90%) Open Source
7 11 (15.49%) OO
7 11 (15.49%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.08%) API Design
8 10 (14.08%) Stress Testing
9 9 (12.68%) TDD
10 8 (11.27%) SDLC
10 8 (11.27%) Web Development
11 7 (9.86%) iOS Development
11 7 (9.86%) Memory Management
11 7 (9.86%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.86%) Test Management
11 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
12 6 (8.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Java
2 13 (18.31%) C++
3 11 (15.49%) Python
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
2 7 (9.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Google
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco
3 4 (5.63%) Proofpoint
3 4 (5.63%) Symantec
4 2 (2.82%) Facebook
4 2 (2.82%) Twitter
5 1 (1.41%) IronPort
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