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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 105 102 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Android 61 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.83% 1.84% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.76% 7.26% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 24
Average salary £36,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
902 799 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.10% 25.39% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 537 478 592
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh -4 27 £35,000 - 9
Glasgow -11 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Dundee +11 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
West Lothian - 2 £35,000 -
Fife - 1 £28,000 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 129 (70.11%) Apple iOS
2 64 (34.78%) Android Development
3 55 (29.89%) HTML
4 53 (28.80%) Java
5 50 (27.17%) JavaScript
6 49 (26.63%) CSS
7 48 (26.09%) C++
8 45 (24.46%) iOS Development
9 43 (23.37%) C#
10 42 (22.83%) Linux
10 42 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (20.65%) JSON
11 38 (20.65%) Windows
11 38 (20.65%) Games
12 36 (19.57%) Degree
13 34 (18.48%) Software Engineering
13 34 (18.48%) REST
14 32 (17.39%) MVC
15 30 (16.30%) .NET
16 29 (15.76%) SOAP
16 29 (15.76%) HTML5
17 28 (15.22%) OO
17 28 (15.22%) jQuery
18 27 (14.67%) Web Services
18 27 (14.67%) C
19 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
20 24 (13.04%) Mobile App
21 20 (10.87%) XML
21 20 (10.87%) Computer Science
21 20 (10.87%) Ajax

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (5.43%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.89%) Node.js
3 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.17%) WordPress
5 3 (1.63%) CMS
5 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.09%) JBoss
6 2 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.09%) Lync
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.70%) Internet
2 6 (3.26%) DHCP
3 5 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.72%) DNS
4 3 (1.63%) VoIP
5 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.33%) MySQL
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.89%) Eclipse
2 9 (4.89%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (4.89%) Maven
3 8 (4.35%) Gradle
4 7 (3.80%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.80%) Subversion
4 7 (3.80%) Selenium
5 6 (3.26%) FitNesse
5 6 (3.26%) LLVM
5 6 (3.26%) GCC
5 6 (3.26%) Xcode
5 6 (3.26%) Appium
6 4 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.63%) JIRA
8 2 (1.09%) JUnit
8 2 (1.09%) WinDbg
8 2 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.54%) QUnit
9 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 38 (20.65%) Games
2 12 (6.52%) Retail
3 11 (5.98%) Finance
4 8 (4.35%) Marketing
5 7 (3.80%) Electronics
6 4 (2.17%) Military
7 3 (1.63%) Banking
7 3 (1.63%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.63%) French Language
7 3 (1.63%) German Language
7 3 (1.63%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (65.76%) Developer
2 27 (14.67%) Software Engineer
3 23 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 22 (11.96%) Lead Developer
5 18 (9.78%) Software Developer
6 17 (9.24%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
8 14 (7.61%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.43%) Android Developer
11 9 (4.89%) UI Programmer
11 9 (4.89%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.80%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.80%) Junior
13 6 (3.26%) Applications Support
13 6 (3.26%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Applications Support Engineer
14 5 (2.72%) Junior Developer
14 5 (2.72%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (29.89%) HTML
2 49 (26.63%) CSS
3 38 (20.65%) JSON
4 34 (18.48%) REST
5 30 (16.30%) .NET
6 29 (15.76%) SOAP
6 29 (15.76%) HTML5
7 28 (15.22%) jQuery
8 27 (14.67%) Web Services
9 20 (10.87%) XML
9 20 (10.87%) Ajax
10 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET
11 14 (7.61%) Backbone.js
12 11 (5.98%) Spring
13 10 (5.43%) WCF
14 9 (4.89%) OpenGL
14 9 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (4.35%) Ninject
15 8 (4.35%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 20 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.78%) Mobile Games
4 14 (7.61%) iPhone
5 13 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.52%) User Experience
7 11 (5.98%) Digital Media
8 9 (4.89%) Graphic Design
9 7 (3.80%) Social Gaming
9 7 (3.80%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.80%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.72%) PKI
10 5 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (2.17%) SystemC
11 4 (2.17%) Open Source
11 4 (2.17%) Handset
12 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.09%) Replication
13 2 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 129 (70.11%) Apple iOS
2 42 (22.83%) Linux
3 38 (20.65%) Windows
4 10 (5.43%) Windows CE
5 8 (4.35%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.09%) UNIX
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.78%) Android Development
2 45 (24.46%) iOS Development
3 42 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.48%) Software Engineering
5 32 (17.39%) MVC
6 28 (15.22%) OO
7 20 (10.87%) Web Development
8 13 (7.07%) OOP
9 11 (5.98%) Automated Testing
10 10 (5.43%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.43%) OOD
11 9 (4.89%) TDD
11 9 (4.89%) Scrum
11 9 (4.89%) Web Application Development
11 9 (4.89%) Manual Testing
12 8 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
12 8 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (4.35%) Information Architecture
12 8 (4.35%) Memory Management
12 8 (4.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.80%) Java
2 50 (27.17%) JavaScript
3 48 (26.09%) C++
4 43 (23.37%) C#
5 27 (14.67%) C
6 17 (9.24%) PHP
7 13 (7.07%) Objective-C
8 10 (5.43%) SQL
9 6 (3.26%) Python
10 5 (2.72%) Ruby
10 5 (2.72%) Perl
11 3 (1.63%) PHP5
11 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.09%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.09%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.09%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (19.57%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.63%) HND
3 3 (1.63%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) PhD
5 1 (0.54%) CCNA
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PMP
5 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 7 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Firmware
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.54%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) ARCserve
1 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (6.52%) Twitter
2 11 (5.98%) Google
3 5 (2.72%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.72%) Adobe
4 4 (2.17%) VMware
4 4 (2.17%) Oracle
5 3 (1.63%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.09%) Atmel
6 2 (1.09%) Alterian
6 2 (1.09%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) Symantec
7 1 (0.54%) HP
7 1 (0.54%) Intel
7 1 (0.54%) IronPort
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