The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 108 87 134
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +47
Permanent jobs citing Android 70 79 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.73% 2.54% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.21% 9.05% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,450 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
971 873 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.98% 28.02% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 628 475 614
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 21 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Dundee +11 15 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Edinburgh -27 15 £35,000 -4.76% 3
West Lothian - 10 £37,500 -
Renfrewshire +1 1 £34,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 99 (72.26%) Apple iOS
2 55 (40.15%) Java
3 54 (39.42%) JavaScript
4 47 (34.31%) HTML
5 43 (31.39%) Android Development
6 40 (29.20%) Mobile App
7 39 (28.47%) iOS Development
7 39 (28.47%) C++
8 37 (27.01%) CSS
8 37 (27.01%) Software Engineering
9 31 (22.63%) Windows
9 31 (22.63%) Linux
10 30 (21.90%) Games
11 29 (21.17%) C#
11 29 (21.17%) Degree
11 29 (21.17%) HTML5
12 27 (19.71%) OO
13 26 (18.98%) iPhone
14 24 (17.52%) Objective-C
15 23 (16.79%) Computer Science
16 21 (15.33%) Spring
16 21 (15.33%) Hibernate
16 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
17 19 (13.87%) XML
17 19 (13.87%) Apple
17 19 (13.87%) MVC
18 18 (13.14%) .NET
18 18 (13.14%) Subversion
18 18 (13.14%) JSON
18 18 (13.14%) MongoDB

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (5.84%) Node.js
2 6 (4.38%) Apache Solr
2 6 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.65%) Facebook Platform
3 5 (3.65%) nginx
4 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.73%) Lync
5 1 (0.73%) Jetty
5 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.73%) CMS
5 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Office
2 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) ATM
2 3 (2.19%) Wireless
3 2 (1.46%) HTTP
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.73%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.73%) VLAN
4 1 (0.73%) SNMP
4 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.73%) VPN
4 1 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.73%) SAN
4 1 (0.73%) Broadband
4 1 (0.73%) PBX
4 1 (0.73%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.14%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.76%) MySQL
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.65%) Redis
4 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.46%) SQLite
5 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.14%) Subversion
2 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.30%) Ant
3 10 (7.30%) Maven
4 6 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.65%) Behat
5 5 (3.65%) PHPUnit
5 5 (3.65%) JIRA
6 4 (2.92%) JUnit
7 3 (2.19%) PhoneGap
7 3 (2.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.19%) WinDbg
7 3 (2.19%) Xcode
7 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.46%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) Calabash
9 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.73%) NUnit
General
1 30 (21.90%) Games
2 14 (10.22%) Finance
3 12 (8.76%) Advertising
4 9 (6.57%) Electronics
5 6 (4.38%) Banking
6 4 (2.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (56.93%) Developer
2 26 (18.98%) Software Engineer
3 16 (11.68%) iOS Developer
3 16 (11.68%) Mobile Developer
3 16 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.22%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.30%) Programmer
6 9 (6.57%) Android Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Architect
8 6 (4.38%) Junior
8 6 (4.38%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Graduate
9 4 (2.92%) Applications Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.92%) UI Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Graduate Programmer
9 4 (2.92%) Junior Programmer
9 4 (2.92%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (2.92%) UI Programmer
10 3 (2.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.31%) HTML
2 37 (27.01%) CSS
3 29 (21.17%) HTML5
4 21 (15.33%) Spring
4 21 (15.33%) Hibernate
5 19 (13.87%) XML
6 18 (13.14%) .NET
6 18 (13.14%) JSON
6 18 (13.14%) CSS3
7 14 (10.22%) Web Services
8 12 (8.76%) jQuery
9 10 (7.30%) J2EE
10 9 (6.57%) Backbone.js
11 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.84%) OpenGL
12 7 (5.11%) WCF
12 7 (5.11%) SOAP
13 5 (3.65%) ZeroMQ
13 5 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (3.65%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.20%) Mobile App
2 26 (18.98%) iPhone
3 23 (16.79%) Computer Science
4 16 (11.68%) iPad
5 12 (8.76%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (8.03%) Mathematics
7 10 (7.30%) Blackberry
8 9 (6.57%) SystemC
8 9 (6.57%) PDA
9 7 (5.11%) Social Media
10 6 (4.38%) Handset
11 5 (3.65%) Digital Media
11 5 (3.65%) Animation
12 4 (2.92%) Graphic Design
13 3 (2.19%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (2.19%) GIS
14 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
14 2 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (1.46%) Mobile Games
14 2 (1.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (72.26%) Apple iOS
2 31 (22.63%) Windows
2 31 (22.63%) Linux
3 6 (4.38%) UNIX
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (4.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.39%) Android Development
2 39 (28.47%) iOS Development
3 37 (27.01%) Software Engineering
4 27 (19.71%) OO
5 19 (13.87%) MVC
6 16 (11.68%) OOP
7 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (8.76%) TDD
9 10 (7.30%) OOD
9 10 (7.30%) Scrum
9 10 (7.30%) Web Development
9 10 (7.30%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.84%) Web Application Development
12 7 (5.11%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.65%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.65%) Game Development
13 5 (3.65%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (3.65%) BDD
13 5 (3.65%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.15%) Java
2 54 (39.42%) JavaScript
3 39 (28.47%) C++
4 29 (21.17%) C#
5 24 (17.52%) Objective-C
6 11 (8.03%) C
6 11 (8.03%) PHP
7 10 (7.30%) ActionScript
7 10 (7.30%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (5.84%) SQL
9 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.65%) Ruby
9 5 (3.65%) Python
10 1 (0.73%) Lua
10 1 (0.73%) VBScript
10 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.73%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (21.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.46%) PhD
3 1 (0.73%) MCITP
3 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) MCSE
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) vSphere
1 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.19%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (13.87%) Apple
2 15 (10.95%) Google
3 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.38%) HP
4 6 (4.38%) Facebook
4 6 (4.38%) Twitter
5 5 (3.65%) Zend
6 4 (2.92%) Dell
6 4 (2.92%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.19%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.19%) Sencha
7 3 (2.19%) Atmel
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle
7 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco
9 1 (0.73%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.73%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.73%) Progress
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