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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Android 44 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 1.61% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 7.63% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 12
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
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
411 262 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.62% 21.04% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 267 169 228
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (38.57%) Linux
5 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 25 (35.71%) HTML
7 23 (32.86%) Java
8 21 (30.00%) C#
8 21 (30.00%) CSS
8 21 (30.00%) MVC
9 18 (25.71%) JSON
10 17 (24.29%) Windows
11 16 (22.86%) .NET
11 16 (22.86%) MySQL
11 16 (22.86%) Web Development
11 16 (22.86%) Backbone.js
12 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
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%) Graphic Design
13 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
13 13 (18.57%) HTML5
14 12 (17.14%) C
14 12 (17.14%) C++
15 9 (12.86%) Degree
15 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
16 8 (11.43%) Git (software)

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2000
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) MySQL
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) LLVM
2 6 (8.57%) GCC
3 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.29%) Subversion
4 3 (4.29%) Maven
4 3 (4.29%) Ant
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 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%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) 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 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Architect
8 5 (7.14%) QA Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) HTML
2 21 (30.00%) 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
6 13 (18.57%) HTML5
7 6 (8.57%) REST
8 4 (5.71%) CSS3
9 3 (4.29%) WinForms
9 3 (4.29%) Spring
9 3 (4.29%) jQuery
9 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.29%) Underscore.js
10 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.86%) J2EE
10 2 (2.86%) WCF
11 1 (1.43%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Graphic Design
1 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile Games
3 6 (8.57%) iPhone
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.71%) User Experience
4 4 (5.71%) Handset
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (2.86%) PDA
6 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Apple iOS
2 27 (38.57%) Linux
3 17 (24.29%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
5 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 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.43%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (8.57%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Project Management
10 4 (5.71%) Parallel Programming
10 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.29%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (4.29%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Scrum
11 3 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (2.86%) Test Strategy
12 2 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) C#
4 14 (20.00%) PHP
5 12 (17.14%) C
5 12 (17.14%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) Python
6 5 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.86%) SQL
8 2 (2.86%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
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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