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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 62 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Permanent jobs citing Android 98 69 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.11% 1.73% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.00% 7.23% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 46
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
700 955 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.24% 23.92% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 413 616 472
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 April 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 24 April 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 +26 37 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Edinburgh +35 33 £27,000 -12.90% 5
Dundee +6 17 £25,000 -33.33% 4
West Lothian -5 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Fife - 3 £28,000 -
East Ayrshire - 2 £25,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £70,000 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 127 (70.17%) Apple iOS
2 79 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (43.65%) Android Development
3 77 (42.54%) Java
4 68 (37.57%) iOS Development
5 50 (27.62%) JavaScript
6 48 (26.52%) Windows
7 46 (25.41%) Mobile App
8 43 (23.76%) HTML
9 41 (22.65%) Web Services
10 38 (20.99%) Degree
11 36 (19.89%) CSS
12 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
13 32 (17.68%) Linux
14 31 (17.13%) C#
15 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
16 28 (15.47%) .NET
16 28 (15.47%) XML
17 27 (14.92%) Scrum
18 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
19 23 (12.71%) OO
20 20 (11.05%) MVC
20 20 (11.05%) Finance
21 19 (10.50%) Objective-C
21 19 (10.50%) UNIX
21 19 (10.50%) C++
21 19 (10.50%) JSON
22 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
23 17 (9.39%) HTML5
24 16 (8.84%) Windows Phone

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (6.08%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.52%) Apache
3 7 (3.87%) IIS
3 7 (3.87%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.76%) ArcGIS
5 5 (2.76%) WordPress
6 4 (2.21%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.55%) Lync
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.21%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.55%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.63%) SaaS
2 5 (2.76%) Google Apps
3 4 (2.21%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (2.76%) iBeacon
2 4 (2.21%) DNS
3 3 (1.66%) DHCP
4 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.55%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.73%) MySQL
3 13 (7.18%) SQLite
4 9 (4.97%) Datomic
5 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.21%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.08%) Maven
4 10 (5.52%) Xcode
4 10 (5.52%) Subversion
5 9 (4.97%) Ant
6 7 (3.87%) Selenium
6 7 (3.87%) Hudson
7 6 (3.31%) JUnit
7 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (2.21%) PhantomJS
8 4 (2.21%) Android Studio
8 4 (2.21%) Appium
8 4 (2.21%) Clang
9 3 (1.66%) WinDbg
9 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.10%) JIRA
10 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (11.05%) Finance
2 11 (6.08%) Banking
3 8 (4.42%) Retail
3 8 (4.42%) Games
4 5 (2.76%) Publishing
4 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (53.59%) Developer
2 30 (16.57%) Software Engineer
3 14 (7.73%) Software Developer
3 14 (7.73%) .NET Developer
4 13 (7.18%) iOS Developer
5 12 (6.63%) Mobile Developer
5 12 (6.63%) Analyst
5 12 (6.63%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.52%) Security Analyst
6 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.52%) Lead Developer
6 10 (5.52%) Android Developer
7 8 (4.42%) Junior
7 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (4.42%) Junior Software Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) QA Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) Team Leader
8 7 (3.87%) Tester
8 7 (3.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.76%) HTML
2 41 (22.65%) Web Services
3 36 (19.89%) CSS
4 28 (15.47%) .NET
4 28 (15.47%) XML
5 19 (10.50%) JSON
6 17 (9.39%) HTML5
7 16 (8.84%) ASP.NET
8 15 (8.29%) Spring
8 15 (8.29%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.18%) Qt
10 12 (6.63%) iOS SDK
11 11 (6.08%) Ajax
12 10 (5.52%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (5.52%) REST
12 10 (5.52%) WPF
12 10 (5.52%) Java SE
13 9 (4.97%) RESTful
13 9 (4.97%) J2SE
14 8 (4.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.41%) Mobile App
2 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.18%) iPad
3 13 (7.18%) User Experience
4 11 (6.08%) Social Media
4 11 (6.08%) Blackberry
4 11 (6.08%) GIS
5 10 (5.52%) iPhone
5 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.97%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.97%) Semantic Web
7 7 (3.87%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.31%) Animation
9 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.21%) Physics
10 3 (1.66%) Mobile Games
11 2 (1.10%) Replication
11 2 (1.10%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 127 (70.17%) Apple iOS
2 48 (26.52%) Windows
3 32 (17.68%) Linux
4 19 (10.50%) UNIX
5 16 (8.84%) Windows Phone
6 10 (5.52%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.42%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.87%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.87%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.31%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.76%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.21%) Windows CE
12 3 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (1.10%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (43.65%) Android Development
2 68 (37.57%) iOS Development
3 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
4 27 (14.92%) Scrum
5 23 (12.71%) OO
6 20 (11.05%) MVC
7 16 (8.84%) TDD
7 16 (8.84%) Software Testing
7 16 (8.84%) Mobile Development
8 15 (8.29%) Unit Testing
9 12 (6.63%) Web Development
10 11 (6.08%) Test Automation
11 10 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.52%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (4.97%) Functional Programming
13 8 (4.42%) Project Management
14 7 (3.87%) OOD
14 7 (3.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.54%) Java
2 50 (27.62%) JavaScript
3 31 (17.13%) C#
4 19 (10.50%) C++
4 19 (10.50%) Objective-C
5 15 (8.29%) Ruby
6 10 (5.52%) SQL
6 10 (5.52%) Perl
6 10 (5.52%) Assembly Language
6 10 (5.52%) C
7 9 (4.97%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.97%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.97%) Clojure
8 8 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.31%) PHP
10 4 (2.21%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.21%) PHP5
11 3 (1.66%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.66%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (20.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.66%) ISEB
3 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.10%) HND
4 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (7.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.52%) Xamarin
3 9 (4.97%) Oracle
3 9 (4.97%) Sybase
4 7 (3.87%) Apple
5 5 (2.76%) Cisco
5 5 (2.76%) Avaya
5 5 (2.76%) Mitel
5 5 (2.76%) Altiris
6 4 (2.21%) Atmel
6 4 (2.21%) Appcelerator
6 4 (2.21%) Facebook
6 4 (2.21%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
7 2 (1.10%) Google
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Reuters
8 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
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