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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 75 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 30 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 3.39% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.80% 13.81% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 11
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
341 362 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.20% 24.53% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 203 225 212
Average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (71.64%) Apple iOS
2 32 (47.76%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) Degree
3 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.81%) Software Engineering
4 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
5 23 (34.33%) Scrum
6 20 (29.85%) SQL
7 19 (28.36%) .NET
8 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
8 18 (26.87%) Web Services
9 17 (25.37%) Windows
10 16 (23.88%) JUnit
10 16 (23.88%) GIS
10 16 (23.88%) Java SE
11 14 (20.90%) Python
12 13 (19.40%) Mac OS X
12 13 (19.40%) Xamarin
13 12 (17.91%) HTML
13 12 (17.91%) QA
13 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
14 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
14 11 (16.42%) Ruby
14 11 (16.42%) Spring
14 11 (16.42%) XML
15 10 (14.93%) Linux
15 10 (14.93%) C#
15 10 (14.93%) CSS
15 10 (14.93%) Stress Testing
15 10 (14.93%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (8.96%) Apache
1 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.96%) ArcGIS
2 5 (7.46%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) LAN
1 5 (7.46%) WAN
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) MySQL
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) JUnit
2 6 (8.96%) JMeter
2 6 (8.96%) HttpUnit
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.46%) FogBugz
4 3 (4.48%) Xcode
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Software Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Junior
4 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Graduate
5 7 (10.45%) QA Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Java Web Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 18 (26.87%) Web Services
3 16 (23.88%) Java SE
4 12 (17.91%) HTML
5 11 (16.42%) XML
5 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.42%) Spring
6 10 (14.93%) CSS
7 8 (11.94%) RESTful
8 7 (10.45%) WPF
8 7 (10.45%) Ajax
8 7 (10.45%) iOS SDK
8 7 (10.45%) Qt
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
10 5 (7.46%) JPA
10 5 (7.46%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (7.46%) JSP
10 5 (7.46%) Servlets
10 5 (7.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.88%) GIS
3 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
4 8 (11.94%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (7.46%) W3C
6 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
7 3 (4.48%) EPoS
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) iPhone
8 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Apple iOS
2 17 (25.37%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Mac OS X
4 10 (14.93%) Linux
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (38.81%) Software Engineering
2 23 (34.33%) Scrum
3 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
4 10 (14.93%) Stress Testing
4 10 (14.93%) API Design
5 8 (11.94%) iOS Development
6 7 (10.45%) Mobile Development
7 6 (8.96%) Android Development
7 6 (8.96%) Open Source
7 6 (8.96%) Content Management
8 5 (7.46%) Time Management
8 5 (7.46%) Test Management
8 5 (7.46%) Web Development
8 5 (7.46%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.46%) Separation of Concerns
9 4 (5.97%) SDLC
9 4 (5.97%) Line Management
10 3 (4.48%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.90%) Python
5 11 (16.42%) Ruby
6 10 (14.93%) C#
7 9 (13.43%) C++
8 8 (11.94%) Assembly Language
9 6 (8.96%) PHP
10 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.46%) Perl
11 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (47.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
2 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.46%) XenApp
2 5 (7.46%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Xamarin
2 9 (13.43%) Citrix
3 8 (11.94%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) Alterian
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) Reuters
7 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training Provided
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago