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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 83 75 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 81 87 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.72% 2.85% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.17% 11.98% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 48
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £28,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
725 726 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.31% 23.80% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 429 427 579
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,970
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Dundee -5 24 £32,500 -
Edinburgh +6 23 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Glasgow -28 21 £38,000 -15.55% 6
Stirling - 7 £47,500 - 1
Fife +2 2 - -
South Lanarkshire +1 1 £37,500 -
East Ayrshire -4 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (56.35%) Apple iOS
2 102 (51.78%) Android Development
3 82 (41.62%) Mobile App
4 71 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (33.50%) Java
6 56 (28.43%) C#
6 56 (28.43%) Mobile Development
7 52 (26.40%) Degree
8 51 (25.89%) iOS Development
9 48 (24.37%) Web Services
10 47 (23.86%) Software Engineering
11 46 (23.35%) JSON
11 46 (23.35%) OO
12 45 (22.84%) XML
13 43 (21.83%) Windows
14 42 (21.32%) C++
14 42 (21.32%) .NET
14 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
15 41 (20.81%) HTML
16 40 (20.30%) SQL
17 39 (19.80%) CSS
18 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
19 34 (17.26%) Unit Testing
20 26 (13.20%) jQuery
21 25 (12.69%) Finance
21 25 (12.69%) JIRA
22 24 (12.18%) TDD
22 24 (12.18%) Eclipse
23 23 (11.68%) Python
24 22 (11.17%) SQL Server

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (6.09%) IIS
2 7 (3.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (3.55%) ArcGIS
2 7 (3.55%) Jetty
2 7 (3.55%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.55%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.03%) Lync
4 3 (1.52%) Confluence
5 2 (1.02%) Apache Qpid
5 2 (1.02%) Mule
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (5.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.54%) GitHub
4 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) SNMP
1 5 (2.54%) Wireless
2 4 (2.03%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (2.03%) Firewall
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) DLNA
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) ICMP
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.06%) SQLite
3 6 (3.05%) MySQL
4 4 (2.03%) GIS
4 4 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.51%) Big Data
6 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.69%) JIRA
2 24 (12.18%) Eclipse
3 20 (10.15%) JUnit
4 16 (8.12%) Jenkins
4 16 (8.12%) Xcode
5 14 (7.11%) Selenium
5 14 (7.11%) Subversion
6 10 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.08%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.57%) Android Studio
7 9 (4.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 9 (4.57%) Hudson
8 7 (3.55%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.55%) HP UFT
8 7 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.05%) gulp
10 4 (2.03%) Gradle
11 3 (1.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (1.02%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.02%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (12.69%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Banking
3 14 (7.11%) Games
4 9 (4.57%) Marketing
5 5 (2.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (54.31%) Developer
2 49 (24.87%) Android Developer
3 26 (13.20%) Lead Developer
4 24 (12.18%) Lead Android Developer
4 24 (12.18%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.14%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.14%) Mobile Developer
5 18 (9.14%) Programmer
6 16 (8.12%) iOS Developer
7 15 (7.61%) Junior
8 13 (6.60%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.09%) Designer
9 12 (6.09%) UX Designer
10 11 (5.58%) Applications Developer
10 11 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.08%) Product Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) UI Designer
11 10 (5.08%) UI/UX Designer
12 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (24.37%) Web Services
2 46 (23.35%) JSON
3 45 (22.84%) XML
4 42 (21.32%) .NET
5 41 (20.81%) HTML
6 39 (19.80%) CSS
7 26 (13.20%) jQuery
8 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET
9 20 (10.15%) J2SE
10 18 (9.14%) AngularJS
11 14 (7.11%) Android SDK
12 13 (6.60%) HTML5
12 13 (6.60%) SOAP
13 12 (6.09%) RESTful
14 11 (5.58%) Java SE
15 10 (5.08%) CSS3
15 10 (5.08%) PhoneGap
16 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (4.06%) Silverlight
17 8 (4.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (41.62%) Mobile App
2 22 (11.17%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.66%) User Experience
4 14 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.57%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.57%) NHS
6 8 (4.06%) Mobile Games
7 6 (3.05%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.54%) Animation
8 5 (2.54%) iPad
9 4 (2.03%) Biometrics
9 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.03%) iPhone
9 4 (2.03%) Physics
10 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.02%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 111 (56.35%) Apple iOS
2 43 (21.83%) Windows
3 17 (8.63%) Linux
4 6 (3.05%) Unix
5 4 (2.03%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.51%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.78%) Android Development
2 71 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (28.43%) Mobile Development
4 51 (25.89%) iOS Development
5 47 (23.86%) Software Engineering
6 46 (23.35%) OO
7 34 (17.26%) Unit Testing
8 24 (12.18%) TDD
9 22 (11.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 21 (10.66%) SDLC
11 16 (8.12%) BDD
11 16 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (8.12%) Scrum
12 15 (7.61%) Open Source
13 14 (7.11%) Performance Testing
14 13 (6.60%) MVC
14 13 (6.60%) OOD
14 13 (6.60%) OOP
15 12 (6.09%) Software Testing
16 11 (5.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (33.50%) Java
2 56 (28.43%) C#
3 42 (21.32%) C++
3 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.30%) SQL
5 23 (11.68%) Python
6 20 (10.15%) Objective-C
7 13 (6.60%) C
7 13 (6.60%) Perl
8 9 (4.57%) Apple Swift
8 9 (4.57%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.06%) Ruby
10 6 (3.05%) PHP
10 6 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.51%) Tcl
11 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (26.40%) Degree
2 7 (3.55%) ISEB
2 7 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.51%) MCP
3 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Firmware
1 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.02%) vSphere
1 2 (1.02%) XenApp
1 2 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Iperf
Vendors
1 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.63%) Google
3 16 (8.12%) Cegedim Rx
4 13 (6.60%) Apple
5 12 (6.09%) Xamarin
6 8 (4.06%) Adobe
7 7 (3.55%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.03%) Cisco
8 4 (2.03%) Proofpoint
8 4 (2.03%) Symantec
9 2 (1.02%) AppSense
9 2 (1.02%) Atmel
9 2 (1.02%) Citrix
9 2 (1.02%) Dell
9 2 (1.02%) Facebook
9 2 (1.02%) HP
9 2 (1.02%) Twitter
9 2 (1.02%) VMware
10 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.51%) IronPort
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