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 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 52 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 50 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.39% 1.59% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.40% 7.12% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 16
Average salary £36,000 £40,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +34.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,250 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
373 267 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.32% 22.36% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 239 181 235
Average salary £36,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,695
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 28 August 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (77.14%) Apple iOS
2 36 (51.43%) Android Development
3 29 (41.43%) iOS Development
4 28 (40.00%) Linux
5 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 24 (34.29%) HTML
7 22 (31.43%) Java
8 21 (30.00%) C#
8 21 (30.00%) MVC
9 20 (28.57%) CSS
10 18 (25.71%) Windows
10 18 (25.71%) JSON
11 16 (22.86%) Web Development
11 16 (22.86%) .NET
11 16 (22.86%) MySQL
11 16 (22.86%) Backbone.js
12 14 (20.00%) PHP
12 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 14 (20.00%) SOAP
12 14 (20.00%) OOP
13 13 (18.57%) XML
13 13 (18.57%) C
13 13 (18.57%) C++
13 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.57%) Graphic Design
13 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
14 12 (17.14%) HTML5
15 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 9 (12.86%) Degree
17 8 (11.43%) OO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) GCC
2 6 (8.57%) LLVM
3 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
6 1 (1.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (4.29%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.29%) French Language
2 3 (4.29%) German Language
2 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.57%) UI Developer
3 13 (18.57%) UI Programmer
4 12 (17.14%) Lead Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Architect
9 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.14%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Android Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) CSS
3 18 (25.71%) JSON
4 16 (22.86%) .NET
4 16 (22.86%) Backbone.js
5 14 (20.00%) SOAP
6 13 (18.57%) XML
7 12 (17.14%) HTML5
8 6 (8.57%) REST
9 3 (4.29%) Underscore.js
9 3 (4.29%) CSS3
9 3 (4.29%) WinForms
9 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.29%) jQuery
10 2 (2.86%) WCF
10 2 (2.86%) Spring
10 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.43%) UIKit
11 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Graphic Design
1 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
2 7 (10.00%) iPhone
2 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile Games
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source
4 4 (5.71%) Handset
4 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (2.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Apple iOS
2 28 (40.00%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Android Development
2 29 (41.43%) iOS Development
3 21 (30.00%) MVC
4 16 (22.86%) Web Development
5 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 14 (20.00%) OOP
6 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.43%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) Pair Programming
8 6 (8.57%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Parallel Programming
10 4 (5.71%) Project Management
11 3 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.29%) Scrum
11 3 (4.29%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.86%) Web Testing
12 2 (2.86%) Test Management
12 2 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (31.43%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) C#
4 14 (20.00%) PHP
5 13 (18.57%) C
5 13 (18.57%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) Python
6 5 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.86%) SQL
8 2 (2.86%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) VMware
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle
2 2 (2.86%) Twitter
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
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