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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 73 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 32 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 2.10% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 7.77% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 5
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £33,600 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,250 £39,000
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
365 386 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.02% 26.99% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 223 243 144
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (75.36%) Apple iOS
2 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 30 (43.48%) Android Development
3 28 (40.58%) HTML
4 25 (36.23%) C#
5 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (31.88%) OO
7 21 (30.43%) Java
7 21 (30.43%) CSS
8 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
8 20 (28.99%) iOS Development
9 18 (26.09%) .NET
9 18 (26.09%) Degree
10 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
10 17 (24.64%) Windows
10 17 (24.64%) Linux
10 17 (24.64%) MVC
11 15 (21.74%) C++
12 14 (20.29%) HTML5
13 13 (18.84%) MySQL
13 13 (18.84%) Scrum
13 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
14 12 (17.39%) REST
15 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
16 10 (14.49%) C
16 10 (14.49%) PHP
17 9 (13.04%) Flash
17 9 (13.04%) WordPress
17 9 (13.04%) DevOps
18 7 (10.14%) PHP5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (13.04%) WordPress
2 6 (8.70%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.35%) CMS
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.90%) Lync
7 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (7.25%) Clang
3 5 (7.25%) LLVM
3 5 (7.25%) GCC
3 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) Xcode
6 1 (1.45%) Appium
General
1 5 (7.25%) Games
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.35%) French Language
3 3 (4.35%) German Language
3 3 (4.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Lead Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Software Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.14%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Lead PHP Developer
9 5 (7.25%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Android Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (7.25%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.25%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 21 (30.43%) CSS
3 18 (26.09%) .NET
4 14 (20.29%) HTML5
5 12 (17.39%) REST
6 9 (13.04%) Flash
7 6 (8.70%) Web Services
7 6 (8.70%) LAMP
7 6 (8.70%) Laravel
8 5 (7.25%) Qt
8 5 (7.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (7.25%) JSON
8 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.25%) OpenGL
8 5 (7.25%) STL
9 4 (5.80%) jQuery
9 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.80%) WinForms
9 4 (5.80%) Spring
10 3 (4.35%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.25%) GIS
3 5 (7.25%) Mobile Games
3 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.25%) Physics
4 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.80%) Social Media
5 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Apple iOS
2 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Android Development
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.88%) OO
4 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
4 20 (28.99%) iOS Development
5 17 (24.64%) MVC
6 13 (18.84%) Scrum
7 9 (13.04%) DevOps
8 6 (8.70%) Use Case
8 6 (8.70%) OOD
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
9 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Web Development
10 3 (4.35%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (4.35%) Parallel Programming
10 3 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 25 (36.23%) C#
3 21 (30.43%) Java
4 15 (21.74%) C++
5 10 (14.49%) C
5 10 (14.49%) PHP
6 7 (10.14%) PHP5
7 6 (8.70%) Ruby
8 5 (7.25%) Python
8 5 (7.25%) Perl
9 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.90%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.90%) SQL
11 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.45%) XenApp
1 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Appcelerator
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Twitter
5 1 (1.45%) IronPort
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago