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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 92 140
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +48
Permanent jobs citing Android 106 64 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.92% 2.07% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.02% 8.47% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 42 17
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,400 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
962 756 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.52% 24.49% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 583 469 591
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +12 44 £36,000 +6.66% 3
Glasgow -7 34 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Dundee +8 14 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Fife - 3 £31,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 136 (67.66%) Apple iOS
2 69 (34.33%) Android Development
3 57 (28.36%) HTML
4 56 (27.86%) Java
4 56 (27.86%) C++
5 53 (26.37%) iOS Development
6 52 (25.87%) CSS
7 51 (25.37%) JavaScript
7 51 (25.37%) Linux
8 47 (23.38%) C#
9 45 (22.39%) Windows
10 43 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (20.90%) JSON
11 42 (20.90%) Games
12 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
13 38 (18.91%) Degree
14 36 (17.91%) MVC
15 35 (17.41%) .NET
15 35 (17.41%) SOAP
16 33 (16.42%) REST
17 32 (15.92%) SQL Server
18 31 (15.42%) C
19 30 (14.93%) HTML5
19 30 (14.93%) Mobile App
20 28 (13.93%) jQuery
20 28 (13.93%) Web Services
21 24 (11.94%) XML
22 23 (11.44%) OO
23 22 (10.95%) iPhone
23 22 (10.95%) Web Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (5.97%) Node.js
2 11 (5.47%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) Jetty
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.47%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.46%) Internet
2 5 (2.49%) DHCP
2 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.99%) DNS
4 3 (1.49%) VoIP
5 2 (1.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.45%) MySQL
3 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQLite
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.47%) Maven
3 10 (4.98%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.98%) Subversion
4 9 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.98%) Gradle
5 8 (3.98%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (2.99%) GCC
6 6 (2.99%) WinDbg
6 6 (2.99%) LLVM
6 6 (2.99%) Selenium
6 6 (2.99%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.99%) Xcode
7 4 (1.99%) JIRA
8 3 (1.49%) Ant
8 3 (1.49%) JUnit
9 2 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.50%) Grunt
10 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.50%) QUnit
General
1 42 (20.90%) Games
2 12 (5.97%) Retail
3 11 (5.47%) Finance
3 11 (5.47%) Electronics
4 9 (4.48%) Marketing
5 7 (3.48%) Banking
6 4 (1.99%) Military
7 3 (1.49%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.49%) French Language
7 3 (1.49%) German Language
7 3 (1.49%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 132 (65.67%) Developer
2 35 (17.41%) Software Engineer
3 23 (11.44%) Web Developer
4 22 (10.95%) Software Developer
5 19 (9.45%) Lead Developer
6 17 (8.46%) Java Developer
6 17 (8.46%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.96%) Mobile Developer
8 14 (6.97%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.47%) UI Developer
9 13 (6.47%) UI Programmer
10 11 (5.47%) Android Developer
10 11 (5.47%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.98%) Architect
12 9 (4.48%) Junior
13 7 (3.48%) Test Engineer
14 6 (2.99%) Applications Support
14 6 (2.99%) Applications Support Engineer
15 5 (2.49%) QA Engineer
15 5 (2.49%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.36%) HTML
2 52 (25.87%) CSS
3 42 (20.90%) JSON
4 35 (17.41%) .NET
4 35 (17.41%) SOAP
5 33 (16.42%) REST
6 30 (14.93%) HTML5
7 28 (13.93%) jQuery
7 28 (13.93%) Web Services
8 24 (11.94%) XML
9 21 (10.45%) Ajax
10 20 (9.95%) ASP.NET
11 18 (8.96%) Backbone.js
12 15 (7.46%) Spring
13 13 (6.47%) WCF
14 12 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (5.47%) Ninject
16 9 (4.48%) OpenGL
16 9 (4.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.93%) Mobile App
2 22 (10.95%) iPhone
2 22 (10.95%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.96%) Mobile Games
4 13 (6.47%) Graphic Design
4 13 (6.47%) Digital Media
4 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.97%) User Experience
6 8 (3.98%) SystemC
6 8 (3.98%) Handset
7 7 (3.48%) Social Gaming
8 5 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.49%) PKI
9 4 (1.99%) Open Source
9 4 (1.99%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.49%) Firmware
11 2 (1.00%) Replication
11 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 136 (67.66%) Apple iOS
2 51 (25.37%) Linux
3 45 (22.39%) Windows
4 10 (4.98%) Windows CE
5 8 (3.98%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (1.49%) UNIX
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (34.33%) Android Development
2 53 (26.37%) iOS Development
3 43 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
5 36 (17.91%) MVC
6 23 (11.44%) OO
7 22 (10.95%) Web Development
8 19 (9.45%) OOP
9 15 (7.46%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.47%) TDD
10 13 (6.47%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.47%) Automated Testing
11 11 (5.47%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (5.47%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (4.48%) Manual Testing
13 8 (3.98%) OOD
13 8 (3.98%) Memory Management
13 8 (3.98%) Information Architecture
14 7 (3.48%) Pair Programming
15 6 (2.99%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 56 (27.86%) Java
1 56 (27.86%) C++
2 51 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 47 (23.38%) C#
4 31 (15.42%) C
5 16 (7.96%) PHP
6 13 (6.47%) Objective-C
7 10 (4.98%) SQL
8 7 (3.48%) Python
9 5 (2.49%) Perl
10 4 (1.99%) Ruby
11 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.00%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 38 (18.91%) Degree
2 8 (3.98%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.99%) PhD
4 3 (1.49%) ISEB
4 3 (1.49%) HND
5 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PMP
5 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) QA
2 7 (3.48%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (7.46%) Google
2 12 (5.97%) Twitter
3 7 (3.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.99%) Atmel
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle
6 4 (1.99%) Adobe
7 3 (1.49%) VMware
7 3 (1.49%) Apple
8 2 (1.00%) JBoss
8 2 (1.00%) Alterian
9 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.50%) HP
9 1 (0.50%) Intel
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