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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 63 88 130
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +42
Permanent jobs citing Android 123 72 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.34% 2.21% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 8.31% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 27
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
899 866 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.38% 26.58% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 554 579 540
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 50 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Glasgow +3 39 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Dundee +9 22 £28,750 -4.16%
Fife - 7 £31,500 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £35,000 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 134 (67.34%) Apple iOS
2 69 (34.67%) Android Development
3 62 (31.16%) Linux
4 57 (28.64%) C++
5 56 (28.14%) JavaScript
5 56 (28.14%) iOS Development
6 53 (26.63%) HTML
6 53 (26.63%) CSS
7 52 (26.13%) Software Engineering
8 51 (25.63%) Java
9 47 (23.62%) Windows
10 44 (22.11%) C#
11 41 (20.60%) Games
12 38 (19.10%) Degree
13 34 (17.09%) JSON
13 34 (17.09%) MVC
14 33 (16.58%) Mobile App
15 32 (16.08%) .NET
16 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
16 30 (15.08%) SOAP
17 28 (14.07%) iPhone
18 27 (13.57%) C
19 25 (12.56%) OO
19 25 (12.56%) Computer Science
20 24 (12.06%) MySQL
20 24 (12.06%) Web Services
21 23 (11.56%) REST
22 22 (11.06%) PHP
22 22 (11.06%) jQuery
22 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (7.04%) Node.js
2 9 (4.52%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.51%) Facebook Platform
3 5 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.51%) nginx
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Jetty
5 1 (0.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.03%) Internet
2 6 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.51%) DHCP
4 4 (2.01%) DNS
5 3 (1.51%) VoIP
5 3 (1.51%) ATM
6 2 (1.01%) HTTP
7 1 (0.50%) Broadband
7 1 (0.50%) VPN
7 1 (0.50%) Wireless
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.06%) MySQL
3 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.51%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.51%) Redis
5 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Subversion
2 10 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.52%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.52%) Maven
4 7 (3.52%) JIRA
4 7 (3.52%) WinDbg
5 5 (2.51%) Selenium
5 5 (2.51%) FitNesse
5 5 (2.51%) JUnit
5 5 (2.51%) Behat
5 5 (2.51%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.01%) Gradle
6 4 (2.01%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.01%) LLVM
6 4 (2.01%) GCC
7 3 (1.51%) Ant
8 2 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (20.60%) Games
2 16 (8.04%) Electronics
3 12 (6.03%) Finance
4 9 (4.52%) Advertising
4 9 (4.52%) Marketing
5 8 (4.02%) Banking
6 7 (3.52%) Retail
7 4 (2.01%) Military
8 3 (1.51%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.51%) French Language
8 3 (1.51%) German Language
8 3 (1.51%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (60.80%) Developer
2 43 (21.61%) Software Engineer
3 24 (12.06%) Software Developer
4 18 (9.05%) Web Developer
5 17 (8.54%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.54%) Lead Developer
7 14 (7.04%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.53%) UI Developer
8 13 (6.53%) UI Programmer
9 11 (5.53%) Android Developer
10 10 (5.03%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.03%) Architect
11 9 (4.52%) Mobile Developer
12 8 (4.02%) Junior
13 7 (3.52%) Programmer
13 7 (3.52%) Test Engineer
14 6 (3.02%) iOS Developer
15 5 (2.51%) Java Software Engineer
15 5 (2.51%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.63%) HTML
1 53 (26.63%) CSS
2 34 (17.09%) JSON
3 32 (16.08%) .NET
4 30 (15.08%) SOAP
5 24 (12.06%) Web Services
6 23 (11.56%) REST
7 22 (11.06%) jQuery
8 21 (10.55%) XML
8 21 (10.55%) Backbone.js
9 19 (9.55%) HTML5
10 18 (9.05%) ASP.NET
11 17 (8.54%) Spring
12 14 (7.04%) Ajax
12 14 (7.04%) WCF
13 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.53%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (5.53%) Ninject
14 10 (5.03%) cocos2d
14 10 (5.03%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.58%) Mobile App
2 28 (14.07%) iPhone
3 25 (12.56%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.54%) Mobile Games
5 13 (6.53%) Graphic Design
5 13 (6.53%) SystemC
5 13 (6.53%) Digital Media
6 9 (4.52%) Handset
7 7 (3.52%) iPad
7 7 (3.52%) Social Gaming
8 6 (3.02%) Open Source
8 6 (3.02%) Social Media
8 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.51%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.51%) PKI
10 4 (2.01%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.51%) PDA
11 3 (1.51%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 134 (67.34%) Apple iOS
2 62 (31.16%) Linux
3 47 (23.62%) Windows
4 9 (4.52%) Windows CE
5 6 (3.02%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.51%) UNIX
7 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (34.67%) Android Development
2 56 (28.14%) iOS Development
3 52 (26.13%) Software Engineering
4 34 (17.09%) MVC
5 25 (12.56%) OO
6 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.05%) Web Development
8 19 (9.55%) OOP
9 15 (7.54%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.54%) Web Application Development
10 13 (6.53%) TDD
11 11 (5.53%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (5.53%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (4.52%) OOD
13 8 (4.02%) Automated Testing
14 7 (3.52%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.52%) BDD
14 7 (3.52%) Game Development
15 6 (3.02%) Extreme Programming
15 6 (3.02%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 57 (28.64%) C++
2 56 (28.14%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.63%) Java
4 44 (22.11%) C#
5 27 (13.57%) C
6 22 (11.06%) PHP
7 12 (6.03%) Objective-C
8 10 (5.03%) SQL
9 8 (4.02%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.51%) Python
11 3 (1.51%) Perl
11 3 (1.51%) Ruby
12 2 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
13 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (19.10%) Degree
2 7 (3.52%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.51%) PhD
4 3 (1.51%) ISEB
5 2 (1.01%) HND
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) PMP
6 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) SLA
2 6 (3.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (10.05%) Google
2 16 (8.04%) Twitter
3 9 (4.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.52%) Atmel
5 6 (3.02%) Facebook
6 5 (2.51%) Zend
6 5 (2.51%) Oracle
7 4 (2.01%) Apple
8 3 (1.51%) VMware
9 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.01%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) Alterian
10 1 (0.50%) Adobe
10 1 (0.50%) JBoss
10 1 (0.50%) Progress
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco
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