The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 19 28 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Android 5 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.31% 4.19% 17.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 20.59% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 27
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Android
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.54% 20.36% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 58
Average salary £35,400 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Android
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Android Salary Trend in Newport

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Objective-C
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Perforce
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (37.50%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) SignalR
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (12.50%) iPhone
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) iPad
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Cocoa

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SignalR
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Objective-C
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Apple