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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 55 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Android 39 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.48% 3.41% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.43% 13.37% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 6
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £31,400 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,250 £42,500
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
374 374 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.75% 25.48% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 210 239 180
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 August 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 (64.00%) Apple iOS
2 32 (42.67%) Degree
3 31 (41.33%) Java
4 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 25 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (33.33%) SQL
6 23 (30.67%) Web Services
7 21 (28.00%) JUnit
7 21 (28.00%) Scrum
8 20 (26.67%) Python
9 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
9 17 (22.67%) C++
10 16 (21.33%) Java SE
10 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
11 15 (20.00%) API Design
11 15 (20.00%) .NET
11 15 (20.00%) Windows
11 15 (20.00%) Stress Testing
12 14 (18.67%) GIS
12 14 (18.67%) Linux
12 14 (18.67%) HTML
13 13 (17.33%) QA
14 12 (16.00%) C#
15 11 (14.67%) CSS
15 11 (14.67%) XML
15 11 (14.67%) Ruby
15 11 (14.67%) Spring
15 11 (14.67%) Hibernate
16 10 (13.33%) Software Testing

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (8.00%) Apache
1 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.67%) ArcGIS
2 5 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.33%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) LAN
1 5 (6.67%) WAN
2 4 (5.33%) Wireless
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) JUnit
2 7 (9.33%) JMeter
3 6 (8.00%) HttpUnit
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
4 5 (6.67%) Bugzilla
4 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.67%) FogBugz
5 4 (5.33%) Subversion
6 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.67%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.67%) Selenium
7 2 (2.67%) Xcode
8 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.33%) Maven
8 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 4 (5.33%) Banking
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Junior
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Security Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.33%) QA Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Java Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Graduate
9 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Xamarin Developer
10 2 (2.67%) iOS Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) Web Services
2 16 (21.33%) Java SE
3 15 (20.00%) .NET
4 14 (18.67%) HTML
5 11 (14.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (14.67%) Spring
5 11 (14.67%) CSS
5 11 (14.67%) XML
6 8 (10.67%) RESTful
7 7 (9.33%) J2EE
7 7 (9.33%) Ajax
8 6 (8.00%) SOAP
9 5 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (6.67%) JSP
9 5 (6.67%) Servlets
9 5 (6.67%) HTML5
9 5 (6.67%) JPA
10 4 (5.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (5.33%) JSON
11 3 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
3 14 (18.67%) GIS
4 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (6.67%) W3C
6 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
7 3 (4.00%) EPoS
7 3 (4.00%) User Experience
8 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.33%) iPhone
9 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (20.00%) Windows
3 14 (18.67%) Linux
4 8 (10.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.67%) UNIX
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
4 15 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 15 (20.00%) API Design
5 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 9 (12.00%) Open Source
7 8 (10.67%) Mobile Development
7 8 (10.67%) Web Development
8 7 (9.33%) Web Application Development
9 6 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (8.00%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.00%) Test Management
9 6 (8.00%) Content Management
10 5 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) Line Management
10 5 (6.67%) Android Development
10 5 (6.67%) Separation of Concerns
10 5 (6.67%) SDLC
11 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) Java
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (26.67%) Python
4 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.67%) C++
5 12 (16.00%) C#
6 11 (14.67%) Ruby
7 8 (10.67%) Assembly Language
8 7 (9.33%) PHP
9 6 (8.00%) Perl
10 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.33%) C
12 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (42.67%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) ISEB
3 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.67%) XenApp
2 5 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Citrix
2 8 (10.67%) VMware
2 8 (10.67%) Xamarin
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) Alterian
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) Reuters
6 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
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