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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 70 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 34 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.35% 2.45% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.69% 10.80% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 12
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £29,250 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £56,300 £41,400
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
351 352 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.27% 22.65% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 215 209 204
Average salary £39,500 £36,572 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 28 (43.75%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) Degree
3 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 16 (25.00%) .NET
6 16 (25.00%) Windows
6 16 (25.00%) Scrum
7 14 (21.88%) SQL
8 13 (20.31%) Web Services
9 12 (18.75%) GIS
9 12 (18.75%) Mac OS X
9 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 12 (18.75%) QA
9 12 (18.75%) Java SE
9 12 (18.75%) iOS Development
10 11 (17.19%) Xamarin
10 11 (17.19%) HTML
11 10 (15.63%) JUnit
11 10 (15.63%) Linux
11 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 10 (15.63%) Python
11 10 (15.63%) Android Development
12 9 (14.06%) C#
12 9 (14.06%) Ruby
13 8 (12.50%) Spring
13 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 8 (12.50%) XML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (9.38%) ArcGIS
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.56%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) LAN
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JUnit
2 5 (7.81%) JMeter
2 5 (7.81%) HttpUnit
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
3 4 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.25%) FogBugz
4 3 (4.69%) Xcode
4 3 (4.69%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) Appium
5 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Junior
4 7 (10.94%) QA Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Junior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Graduate
5 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Xamarin Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) Web Services
3 12 (18.75%) Java SE
4 11 (17.19%) HTML
5 10 (15.63%) CSS
6 8 (12.50%) XML
6 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 8 (12.50%) Spring
7 7 (10.94%) Ajax
7 7 (10.94%) WPF
7 7 (10.94%) Qt
7 7 (10.94%) iOS SDK
8 5 (7.81%) RESTful
8 5 (7.81%) SOAP
8 5 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.25%) JSP
9 4 (6.25%) Servlets
9 4 (6.25%) J2EE
9 4 (6.25%) JPA
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 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.25%) W3C
5 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.25%) Social Media
6 3 (4.69%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 48 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 10 (15.63%) Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) UNIX
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 12 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 10 (15.63%) Android Development
6 8 (12.50%) SDLC
7 6 (9.38%) API Design
7 6 (9.38%) Stress Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Open Source
8 5 (7.81%) Time Management
9 4 (6.25%) Test Management
9 4 (6.25%) Web Development
9 4 (6.25%) Separation of Concerns
9 4 (6.25%) Mobile Development
9 4 (6.25%) Content Management
9 4 (6.25%) Line Management
9 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 10 (15.63%) Python
5 9 (14.06%) C#
5 9 (14.06%) Ruby
6 8 (12.50%) Assembly Language
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
7 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 5 (7.81%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISEB
2 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.25%) XenApp
2 4 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Xamarin
2 8 (12.50%) Citrix
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 4 (6.25%) Alterian
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.56%) Reuters
7 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
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