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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 75 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Android 30 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.19% 2.42% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 9.27% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
340 356 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.84% 26.10% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 203 228 163
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,900
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 26 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 47 (82.46%) Apple iOS
2 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (49.12%) Android Development
5 26 (45.61%) HTML
6 22 (38.60%) OO
7 21 (36.84%) CSS
7 21 (36.84%) iOS Development
8 20 (35.09%) Java
9 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
9 17 (29.82%) Degree
10 15 (26.32%) C#
11 14 (24.56%) Scrum
12 12 (21.05%) MVC
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.30%) PHP
13 11 (19.30%) Windows
13 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
13 11 (19.30%) HTML5
14 10 (17.54%) REST
14 10 (17.54%) .NET
14 10 (17.54%) C++
14 10 (17.54%) MySQL
15 9 (15.79%) Flash
15 9 (15.79%) WordPress
15 9 (15.79%) DevOps
16 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
16 8 (14.04%) Linux
16 8 (14.04%) Web Services
17 7 (12.28%) PHP5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (15.79%) WordPress
2 6 (10.53%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (8.77%) Clang
4 3 (5.26%) Appium
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
4 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.51%) LLVM
5 2 (3.51%) GCC
6 1 (1.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Xcode
6 1 (1.75%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Lead Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.26%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Compiler Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) HTML
2 21 (36.84%) CSS
3 11 (19.30%) HTML5
4 10 (17.54%) REST
4 10 (17.54%) .NET
5 9 (15.79%) Flash
6 8 (14.04%) Web Services
7 6 (10.53%) LAMP
7 6 (10.53%) Laravel
8 5 (8.77%) Qt
8 5 (8.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.77%) Spring
8 5 (8.77%) OpenGL
8 5 (8.77%) STL
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.02%) jQuery
10 3 (5.26%) CSS3
10 3 (5.26%) Backbone.js
10 3 (5.26%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) Social Media
3 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 5 (8.77%) User Experience
4 5 (8.77%) GIS
4 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.77%) Physics
5 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.51%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.75%) iPad
7 1 (1.75%) iPhone
7 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Apple iOS
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Android Development
3 22 (38.60%) OO
4 21 (36.84%) iOS Development
5 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
6 14 (24.56%) Scrum
7 12 (21.05%) MVC
8 9 (15.79%) DevOps
9 6 (10.53%) OOD
9 6 (10.53%) Use Case
10 4 (7.02%) TDD
10 4 (7.02%) Web Development
11 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Project Management
11 3 (5.26%) OOP
11 3 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 20 (35.09%) Java
3 15 (26.32%) C#
4 11 (19.30%) PHP
5 10 (17.54%) C++
6 7 (12.28%) Ruby
6 7 (12.28%) PHP5
7 5 (8.77%) C
8 4 (7.02%) Python
8 4 (7.02%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.75%) XenApp
1 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Appcelerator
2 2 (3.51%) Twitter
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) Symantec
3 1 (1.75%) IronPort
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