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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 65 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Android 100 122 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.16% 3.32% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.39% 13.45% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77 76 41
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
807 907 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.49% 24.66% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 557 572
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 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 31 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 +18 46 £40,000 +5.96% 8
Edinburgh -15 33 £34,000 -5.55% 9
Dundee -10 12 £36,500 +12.30% 2
Stirling - 6 £26,000 -
Fife -2 2 £38,000 +20.63% 1
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 140 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 80 (40.82%) Java
3 74 (37.76%) Android Development
4 71 (36.22%) Mobile App
5 67 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (31.63%) iOS Development
7 53 (27.04%) Web Services
8 49 (25.00%) Windows
9 48 (24.49%) Software Engineering
10 46 (23.47%) C#
11 44 (22.45%) Degree
12 42 (21.43%) XML
13 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
14 37 (18.88%) SQL
14 37 (18.88%) .NET
15 33 (16.84%) C++
15 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
16 32 (16.33%) Finance
16 32 (16.33%) Scrum
17 27 (13.78%) HTML
17 27 (13.78%) Mobile Development
18 26 (13.27%) Spring
19 25 (12.76%) Web Development
19 25 (12.76%) Hibernate
19 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
19 25 (12.76%) Xamarin
20 24 (12.24%) SDLC
21 23 (11.73%) CSS
22 22 (11.22%) MVC
23 21 (10.71%) OO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (9.18%) Tomcat
2 17 (8.67%) Apache
3 7 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (3.06%) ArcGIS
4 6 (3.06%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.55%) CMS
6 2 (1.02%) IIS
6 2 (1.02%) Mule
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) Node.js
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.61%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.02%) InDesign
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) Trello
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (2.55%) WAN
2 5 (2.55%) LAN
3 4 (2.04%) Wireless
4 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.53%) DHCP
5 2 (1.02%) HTTP
5 2 (1.02%) SNMP
5 2 (1.02%) SMS
5 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.02%) ICMP
5 2 (1.02%) Firewall
5 2 (1.02%) DLNA
6 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.51%) VPN
6 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.61%) MySQL
3 7 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.06%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.53%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.53%) SQLite
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (9.18%) JUnit
1 18 (9.18%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.65%) Maven
3 12 (6.12%) Ant
4 10 (5.10%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.59%) Subversion
6 8 (4.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 6 (3.06%) JMeter
7 6 (3.06%) HttpUnit
8 5 (2.55%) JIRA
8 5 (2.55%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.55%) Bugzilla
8 5 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.55%) FogBugz
9 4 (2.04%) Xcode
9 4 (2.04%) Hudson
10 3 (1.53%) WinDbg
10 3 (1.53%) Selenium
10 3 (1.53%) PhantomJS
11 2 (1.02%) Jasmine
General
1 32 (16.33%) Finance
2 21 (10.71%) Banking
3 17 (8.67%) Games
4 6 (3.06%) Publishing
5 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (41.84%) Developer
2 45 (22.96%) Software Engineer
3 13 (6.63%) Java Developer
3 13 (6.63%) Senior Developer
4 12 (6.12%) Desktop Support
4 12 (6.12%) .NET Developer
5 11 (5.61%) Programmer
5 11 (5.61%) Analyst
5 11 (5.61%) Graduate
5 11 (5.61%) Web Developer
6 10 (5.10%) Junior
6 10 (5.10%) Android Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Consultant
7 9 (4.59%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.08%) Junior Software Engineer
8 8 (4.08%) Technology Consultant
8 8 (4.08%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (3.57%) QA Engineer
9 7 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.06%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (27.04%) Web Services
2 42 (21.43%) XML
3 37 (18.88%) .NET
4 27 (13.78%) HTML
5 26 (13.27%) Spring
6 25 (12.76%) Hibernate
7 23 (11.73%) CSS
8 21 (10.71%) RESTful
9 18 (9.18%) Java SE
10 14 (7.14%) JSON
10 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 13 (6.63%) WPF
12 12 (6.12%) HTML5
13 10 (5.10%) iOS SDK
13 10 (5.10%) Ajax
14 9 (4.59%) SOAP
14 9 (4.59%) J2SE
14 9 (4.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 9 (4.59%) Qt
15 6 (3.06%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (36.22%) Mobile App
2 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.65%) Blackberry
3 15 (7.65%) GIS
4 12 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.61%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.08%) iPhone
7 6 (3.06%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (3.06%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.06%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.06%) Physics
8 5 (2.55%) W3C
8 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.04%) Social Media
9 4 (2.04%) iPad
9 4 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.53%) EPoS
10 3 (1.53%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 140 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 49 (25.00%) Windows
3 19 (9.69%) Linux
4 16 (8.16%) UNIX
5 15 (7.65%) Mac OS X
6 13 (6.63%) Windows 8
6 13 (6.63%) Windows Phone
7 11 (5.61%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.59%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.08%) Mac OS
10 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.02%) Windows CE
13 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.02%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (37.76%) Android Development
2 67 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (31.63%) iOS Development
4 48 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.33%) Scrum
6 27 (13.78%) Mobile Development
7 25 (12.76%) Web Development
8 24 (12.24%) SDLC
9 22 (11.22%) MVC
10 21 (10.71%) OO
11 20 (10.20%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (8.16%) Software Testing
13 14 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (7.14%) Project Management
13 14 (7.14%) TDD
14 12 (6.12%) Unit Testing
15 10 (5.10%) API Design
16 9 (4.59%) Waterfall
16 9 (4.59%) Stress Testing
17 8 (4.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 80 (40.82%) Java
2 46 (23.47%) C#
3 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 37 (18.88%) SQL
5 33 (16.84%) C++
6 20 (10.20%) Python
6 20 (10.20%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.18%) Perl
8 17 (8.67%) Ruby
9 15 (7.65%) Shell Script
10 10 (5.10%) Objective-C
10 10 (5.10%) Assembly Language
11 8 (4.08%) C
12 7 (3.57%) PHP
13 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.53%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.53%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.02%) Tcl
16 1 (0.51%) Lua
Qualifications
1 44 (22.45%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) ISEB
2 7 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.02%) HND
4 1 (0.51%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) PMP
4 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.65%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.08%) XenApp
2 8 (4.08%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.04%) Firmware
5 3 (1.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) SCCM
2 2 (1.02%) Iperf
Vendors
1 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
1 25 (12.76%) Xamarin
2 19 (9.69%) Oracle
3 12 (6.12%) Citrix
4 11 (5.61%) Sybase
4 11 (5.61%) VMware
5 9 (4.59%) Apple
6 6 (3.06%) Mitel
6 6 (3.06%) Cisco
6 6 (3.06%) Avaya
6 6 (3.06%) Altiris
7 5 (2.55%) Telerik
7 5 (2.55%) Alterian
8 4 (2.04%) HP
8 4 (2.04%) Dell
8 4 (2.04%) Atmel
9 3 (1.53%) Appcelerator
9 3 (1.53%) Facebook
9 3 (1.53%) AppSense
10 2 (1.02%) Adobe
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