The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 66 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 44 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.94% 2.57% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.68% 10.60% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 22
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,600 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
347 283 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.18% 24.27% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 209 201 208
Average salary £36,895 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Scotland

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 11 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 51 (85.00%) Apple iOS
2 33 (55.00%) Android Development
3 30 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (35.00%) CSS
5 21 (35.00%) Linux
6 20 (33.33%) HTML
6 20 (33.33%) Java
7 17 (28.33%) MVC
7 17 (28.33%) JSON
8 16 (26.67%) MySQL
9 15 (25.00%) PHP
9 15 (25.00%) OOP
9 15 (25.00%) Windows
10 14 (23.33%) Web Development
10 14 (23.33%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
10 14 (23.33%) SOAP
11 13 (21.67%) Graphic Design
11 13 (21.67%) Digital Media
11 13 (21.67%) Backbone.js
12 12 (20.00%) C#
13 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
14 9 (15.00%) .NET
15 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 8 (13.33%) iPhone
16 7 (11.67%) HTML5
17 6 (10.00%) Handset
17 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
17 6 (10.00%) Extreme Programming

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) ATM
2 3 (5.00%) VoIP
3 2 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Ant
1 4 (6.67%) Subversion
1 4 (6.67%) Maven
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) LLVM
2 3 (5.00%) GCC
3 1 (1.67%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) NUnit
3 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (6.67%) Games
2 3 (5.00%) Dutch Language
2 3 (5.00%) French Language
2 3 (5.00%) German Language
2 3 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) UI Developer
3 13 (21.67%) UI Programmer
4 7 (11.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) CSS
2 20 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (28.33%) JSON
4 14 (23.33%) SOAP
4 14 (23.33%) XML
5 13 (21.67%) Backbone.js
6 9 (15.00%) .NET
7 7 (11.67%) HTML5
8 6 (10.00%) Spring
8 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.33%) CSS3
10 4 (6.67%) REST
10 4 (6.67%) Web Services
11 3 (5.00%) J2EE
12 2 (3.33%) WCF
12 2 (3.33%) WinForms
12 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (1.67%) UIKit
13 1 (1.67%) Android SDK
13 1 (1.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Graphic Design
1 13 (21.67%) Digital Media
2 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) iPhone
4 6 (10.00%) Handset
5 4 (6.67%) PDA
6 3 (5.00%) iPad
6 3 (5.00%) Open Source
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile Games
7 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.33%) Life Science
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (85.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (35.00%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Android Development
2 30 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 17 (28.33%) MVC
4 15 (25.00%) OOP
5 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 14 (23.33%) Web Development
6 6 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 3 (5.00%) Parallel Programming
8 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.33%) Scrum
9 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.33%) Workflow
9 2 (3.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) PHP
4 12 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) C
6 3 (5.00%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Facebook
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
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