The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 52 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Android 56 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.29% 2.79% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.34% 9.95% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,100 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,000 £46,000
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
323 392 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.73% 28.00% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 176 204 152
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Android
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Glasgow region.

Android Salary Trend in Glasgow

Android
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 65 (73.03%) Android Development
2 61 (68.54%) Apple iOS
3 46 (51.69%) Mobile App
4 40 (44.94%) iOS Development
4 40 (44.94%) Web Services
5 39 (43.82%) Java
6 33 (37.08%) XML
7 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (25.84%) C#
9 22 (24.72%) Finance
10 20 (22.47%) SQL
11 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
11 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
12 17 (19.10%) Mobile Application Development
12 17 (19.10%) Mobile Development
12 17 (19.10%) Shell Script
13 16 (17.98%) UNIX
13 16 (17.98%) Banking
13 16 (17.98%) JSON
14 15 (16.85%) Xamarin
14 15 (16.85%) Windows
14 15 (16.85%) Perl
14 15 (16.85%) J2SE
14 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
15 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
15 14 (15.73%) OO
15 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
15 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
16 13 (14.61%) SDLC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.11%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Mule
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Wireless
2 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.25%) DLNA
2 2 (2.25%) DHCP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) SNMP
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.25%) ICMP
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) SMS
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) SQLite
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.61%) Eclipse
3 12 (13.48%) Maven
4 9 (10.11%) Ant
4 9 (10.11%) JUnit
5 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.99%) Hudson
6 7 (7.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 7 (7.87%) Subversion
7 5 (5.62%) Android Studio
8 3 (3.37%) Xcode
8 3 (3.37%) JIRA
9 2 (2.25%) Selenium
9 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.25%) GDB
9 2 (2.25%) Mocha
9 2 (2.25%) Clang
10 1 (1.12%) Appium
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Programmer
2 14 (15.73%) Android Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (5.62%) Development Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (3.37%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Android Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.94%) Web Services
2 33 (37.08%) XML
3 16 (17.98%) JSON
4 15 (16.85%) J2SE
5 13 (14.61%) .NET
5 13 (14.61%) Spring
6 12 (13.48%) Hibernate
6 12 (13.48%) RESTful
7 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.11%) WPF
9 8 (8.99%) Silverlight
9 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.87%) jQuery
11 6 (6.74%) WCF
11 6 (6.74%) HTML
11 6 (6.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (5.62%) Android SDK
12 5 (5.62%) CSS
12 5 (5.62%) PhoneGap
13 4 (4.49%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (51.69%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.74%) Physics
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Animation
4 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.37%) iPhone
7 2 (2.25%) Wiki
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.12%) iPad
8 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 61 (68.54%) Apple iOS
2 16 (17.98%) UNIX
3 15 (16.85%) Windows
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Phone
5 5 (5.62%) Linux
6 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.37%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.03%) Android Development
2 40 (44.94%) iOS Development
3 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
5 17 (19.10%) Mobile Application Development
5 17 (19.10%) Mobile Development
6 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
6 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.73%) OO
7 13 (14.61%) MVC
7 13 (14.61%) SDLC
8 11 (12.36%) Project Management
9 9 (10.11%) TDD
10 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.49%) BDD
12 4 (4.49%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.49%) Open Source
12 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.82%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) C#
3 20 (22.47%) SQL
4 17 (19.10%) Shell Script
5 15 (16.85%) Perl
6 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.36%) C++
8 8 (8.99%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.62%) Python
10 4 (4.49%) C
11 2 (2.25%) Tcl
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Iperf
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
1 15 (16.85%) Xamarin
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) Sybase
4 5 (5.62%) Telerik
5 4 (4.49%) Apple
6 3 (3.37%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.25%) Appcelerator
8 1 (1.12%) Mitel
8 1 (1.12%) Altiris
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) Avaya
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