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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 66 95 69
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Permanent jobs citing Android 35 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.55% 0.91% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.15% 4.62% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 6
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,700 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £61,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
314 325 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.84% 19.66% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 203 199 166
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 21 April 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 52 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) Degree
4 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
6 22 (34.38%) Java
6 22 (34.38%) iOS Development
7 20 (31.25%) Android Development
7 20 (31.25%) HTML
7 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 18 (28.13%) CSS
8 18 (28.13%) Windows
8 18 (28.13%) Scrum
9 14 (21.88%) Linux
9 14 (21.88%) OO
10 12 (18.75%) .NET
10 12 (18.75%) GIS
10 12 (18.75%) Qt
11 11 (17.19%) Software Testing
11 11 (17.19%) C#
12 9 (14.06%) WPF
12 9 (14.06%) Java SE
13 8 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (12.50%) Assembly Language
13 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
13 8 (12.50%) Web Services
14 7 (10.94%) QA
14 7 (10.94%) SaaS
14 7 (10.94%) Xamarin
14 7 (10.94%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (7.81%) ArcGIS
1 5 (7.81%) WordPress
2 4 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.56%) Lync
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) VPN
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) MySQL
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.81%) Clang
2 4 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (6.25%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) Appium
3 3 (4.69%) Xcode
4 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.56%) JUnit
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) Maven
5 1 (1.56%) HttpUnit
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Software Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Junior
6 6 (9.38%) QA Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Graduate
8 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) iOS Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) CSS
3 12 (18.75%) .NET
3 12 (18.75%) Qt
4 9 (14.06%) Java SE
4 9 (14.06%) WPF
5 8 (12.50%) Web Services
6 7 (10.94%) iOS SDK
7 6 (9.38%) Ajax
8 5 (7.81%) REST
8 5 (7.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (7.81%) Flash
8 5 (7.81%) OpenGL
8 5 (7.81%) STL
9 4 (6.25%) LAMP
9 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) Laravel
9 4 (6.25%) Spring
9 4 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) GIS
3 8 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.94%) Social Media
5 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.81%) Physics
6 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 4 (6.25%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 2 (3.13%) iPhone
8 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.56%) Open Source
8 1 (1.56%) iPad
8 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 18 (28.13%) Windows
3 14 (21.88%) Linux
4 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
3 22 (34.38%) iOS Development
4 20 (31.25%) Android Development
5 18 (28.13%) Scrum
6 14 (21.88%) OO
7 11 (17.19%) Software Testing
8 6 (9.38%) OOD
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
9 5 (7.81%) TDD
9 5 (7.81%) Time Management
9 5 (7.81%) DevOps
10 4 (6.25%) Use Case
11 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.13%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.13%) OOP
11 2 (3.13%) Line Management
11 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
11 2 (3.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.38%) Java
3 11 (17.19%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Assembly Language
5 6 (9.38%) PHP
6 5 (7.81%) C++
6 5 (7.81%) Ruby
7 4 (6.25%) PHP5
7 4 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Xamarin
2 4 (6.25%) Citrix
2 4 (6.25%) Appcelerator
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) Reuters
5 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
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