The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 82 75 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 83 109 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.66% 2.96% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 12.34% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
777 883 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.87% 23.99% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 469 557 580
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Android
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Android Salary Trend in Scotland

Android
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Scotland

Android
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +12 39 £44,000 +16.55% 13
Edinburgh 0 33 £33,500 -6.94% 9
Dundee -19 4 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Stirling - 3 £26,000 -
Fife +3 2 £28,000 -11.11% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 131 (70.05%) Apple iOS
2 79 (42.25%) Java
3 75 (40.11%) Android Development
4 73 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (34.22%) iOS Development
6 63 (33.69%) Mobile App
7 50 (26.74%) Web Services
8 43 (22.99%) Windows
9 40 (21.39%) XML
9 40 (21.39%) JavaScript
9 40 (21.39%) Degree
10 38 (20.32%) Software Engineering
11 34 (18.18%) .NET
12 33 (17.65%) Finance
13 32 (17.11%) C#
14 30 (16.04%) Computer Science
15 29 (15.51%) HTML
15 29 (15.51%) SDLC
16 28 (14.97%) Scrum
17 26 (13.90%) SQL
18 25 (13.37%) CSS
19 24 (12.83%) Linux
19 24 (12.83%) Spring
20 23 (12.30%) Hibernate
21 21 (11.23%) UNIX
21 21 (11.23%) Xamarin
22 20 (10.70%) Jenkins
22 20 (10.70%) RESTful
22 20 (10.70%) Bash Shell
22 20 (10.70%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (10.16%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.63%) Apache
3 6 (3.21%) ArcGIS
3 6 (3.21%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.07%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Mule
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.28%) MS Office
3 5 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) SaaS
2 5 (2.67%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.53%) Trello
3 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (2.14%) Wireless
2 4 (2.14%) WAN
2 4 (2.14%) LAN
3 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.60%) DHCP
4 2 (1.07%) HTTP
4 2 (1.07%) SNMP
4 2 (1.07%) SMS
4 2 (1.07%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.07%) ICMP
4 2 (1.07%) DLNA
5 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.88%) MySQL
3 6 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.67%) SQLite
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.14%) Datomic
6 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (10.70%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.02%) Maven
3 14 (7.49%) JUnit
4 13 (6.95%) Ant
5 11 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.35%) Subversion
7 7 (3.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (3.21%) JIRA
8 6 (3.21%) Selenium
9 5 (2.67%) Hudson
9 5 (2.67%) HttpUnit
9 5 (2.67%) JMeter
10 4 (2.14%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.14%) Xcode
10 4 (2.14%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.14%) FogBugz
10 4 (2.14%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.60%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.60%) Appium
General
1 33 (17.65%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Banking
3 5 (2.67%) Publishing
3 5 (2.67%) Games
3 5 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.07%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (43.85%) Developer
2 37 (19.79%) Software Engineer
3 13 (6.95%) Java Developer
4 12 (6.42%) .NET Developer
4 12 (6.42%) Senior Developer
4 12 (6.42%) Analyst
5 10 (5.35%) Software Developer
5 10 (5.35%) Security Analyst
6 9 (4.81%) Junior
6 9 (4.81%) Web Developer
6 9 (4.81%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (4.28%) Android Developer
7 8 (4.28%) Technology Consultant
7 8 (4.28%) Consultant
7 8 (4.28%) Desktop Support
7 8 (4.28%) Graduate
7 8 (4.28%) Junior Software Engineer
8 7 (3.74%) QA Engineer
8 7 (3.74%) Tester
9 6 (3.21%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.74%) Web Services
2 40 (21.39%) XML
3 34 (18.18%) .NET
4 29 (15.51%) HTML
5 25 (13.37%) CSS
6 24 (12.83%) Spring
7 23 (12.30%) Hibernate
8 20 (10.70%) RESTful
9 14 (7.49%) Java SE
9 14 (7.49%) JSON
9 14 (7.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (6.42%) HTML5
11 11 (5.88%) iOS SDK
11 11 (5.88%) Ajax
12 10 (5.35%) WPF
13 9 (4.81%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (4.81%) J2SE
13 9 (4.81%) Qt
14 8 (4.28%) SOAP
15 7 (3.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.69%) Mobile App
2 30 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.95%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.42%) GIS
5 11 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.74%) iPhone
6 7 (3.74%) Social Media
6 7 (3.74%) User Experience
7 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.21%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (2.67%) iPad
9 4 (2.14%) Semantic Web
9 4 (2.14%) W3C
9 4 (2.14%) Animation
10 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.07%) Replication
11 2 (1.07%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 131 (70.05%) Apple iOS
2 43 (22.99%) Windows
3 24 (12.83%) Linux
4 21 (11.23%) UNIX
5 14 (7.49%) Mac OS X
6 13 (6.95%) Windows Phone
7 11 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.35%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.74%) Mac OS
10 6 (3.21%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (1.07%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.07%) Windows CE
13 2 (1.07%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.07%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.11%) Android Development
2 73 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (34.22%) iOS Development
4 38 (20.32%) Software Engineering
5 29 (15.51%) SDLC
6 28 (14.97%) Scrum
7 20 (10.70%) MVC
8 19 (10.16%) Software Testing
8 19 (10.16%) Web Development
9 18 (9.63%) Mobile Development
10 17 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 17 (9.09%) TDD
10 17 (9.09%) OO
11 14 (7.49%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.95%) Project Management
13 12 (6.42%) Test Automation
14 10 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.25%) Java
2 40 (21.39%) JavaScript
3 32 (17.11%) C#
4 26 (13.90%) SQL
5 20 (10.70%) Bash Shell
6 19 (10.16%) Perl
6 19 (10.16%) C++
7 16 (8.56%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.49%) Ruby
9 12 (6.42%) Python
10 11 (5.88%) Objective-C
11 10 (5.35%) Assembly Language
12 9 (4.81%) C
13 6 (3.21%) PHP
14 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.14%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.14%) Clojure
15 3 (1.60%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.60%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.07%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) Degree
2 7 (3.74%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.74%) ISEB
3 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.53%) HND
4 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (2.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.21%) XenApp
2 6 (3.21%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.14%) Firmware
4 2 (1.07%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.07%) Iperf
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (11.23%) Xamarin
2 19 (10.16%) Oracle
3 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.95%) Sybase
5 10 (5.35%) Citrix
6 9 (4.81%) VMware
7 7 (3.74%) Apple
8 5 (2.67%) Mitel
8 5 (2.67%) Avaya
8 5 (2.67%) Altiris
8 5 (2.67%) Cisco
9 4 (2.14%) Facebook
9 4 (2.14%) Atmel
9 4 (2.14%) HP
9 4 (2.14%) Telerik
9 4 (2.14%) Alterian
10 3 (1.60%) Dell
10 3 (1.60%) Appcelerator
11 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.07%) AppSense
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