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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 59 90 65
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Permanent jobs citing Android 38 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.81% 1.14% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.84% 5.29% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 11
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £52,900 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
321 340 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.76% 21.52% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 206 188 162
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 47 (75.81%) Apple iOS
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) Java
4 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
4 25 (40.32%) Degree
5 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
7 18 (29.03%) iOS Development
8 16 (25.81%) Android Development
8 16 (25.81%) Scrum
9 15 (24.19%) HTML
9 15 (24.19%) Windows
10 14 (22.58%) CSS
11 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
11 12 (19.35%) Java SE
12 11 (17.74%) .NET
12 11 (17.74%) GIS
13 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
13 10 (16.13%) QA
14 9 (14.52%) C#
14 9 (14.52%) Linux
15 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
15 8 (12.90%) WPF
15 8 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (12.90%) Xamarin
16 7 (11.29%) Windows Phone
16 7 (11.29%) iOS SDK
16 7 (11.29%) Social Media
16 7 (11.29%) SaaS
16 7 (11.29%) SDLC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (9.68%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.61%) WordPress
2 1 (1.61%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.61%) Lync
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.61%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) JUnit
2 3 (4.84%) Xcode
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.23%) FogBugz
3 2 (3.23%) Appium
3 2 (3.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.61%) JMeter
4 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) HttpUnit
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Software Engineer
2 16 (25.81%) Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Security Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Junior
5 7 (11.29%) QA Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Graduate
8 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.84%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
11 1 (1.61%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) HTML
2 14 (22.58%) CSS
3 12 (19.35%) Java SE
4 11 (17.74%) .NET
5 8 (12.90%) WPF
6 7 (11.29%) Qt
6 7 (11.29%) Ajax
6 7 (11.29%) Web Services
6 7 (11.29%) iOS SDK
7 5 (8.06%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.06%) Spring
8 4 (6.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (4.84%) HTML5
10 2 (3.23%) CSS3
11 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.61%) Laravel
11 1 (1.61%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.61%) REST
11 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.74%) GIS
3 8 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (11.29%) Social Media
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.23%) User Experience
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (75.81%) Apple iOS
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
4 9 (14.52%) Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.03%) iOS Development
4 16 (25.81%) Android Development
4 16 (25.81%) Scrum
5 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.29%) SDLC
7 5 (8.06%) OO
7 5 (8.06%) Stress Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Time Management
8 4 (6.45%) TDD
8 4 (6.45%) Line Management
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.23%) MVC
10 2 (3.23%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.23%) Test Management
10 2 (3.23%) BDD
11 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.61%) Cash Management
11 1 (1.61%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) Java
2 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
5 7 (11.29%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
8 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) XenApp
2 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Xamarin
2 7 (11.29%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Reuters
5 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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