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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 87 67 107
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +40
Permanent jobs citing Android 79 96 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.75% 3.05% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.15% 13.68% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 51
Average salary £43,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,574 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +2.86%
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
650 702 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.62% 22.31% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 381 420 607
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Edinburgh +8 35 £43,500 +61.11% 3
Glasgow -23 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Stirling +9 11 £50,000 -28.57%
Dundee 0 8 £40,000 +33.33% 2
West Lothian 0 2 - -
Fife +2 1 - -
South Lanarkshire +1 1 £37,500 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 98 (62.82%) Apple iOS
2 78 (50.00%) Android Development
3 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (35.90%) C#
4 56 (35.90%) Mobile App
5 55 (35.26%) OO
6 51 (32.69%) Mobile Development
7 45 (28.85%) Java
8 44 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 43 (27.56%) HTML
9 43 (27.56%) iOS Development
10 41 (26.28%) CSS
11 40 (25.64%) Windows
12 37 (23.72%) .NET
13 35 (22.44%) JSON
13 35 (22.44%) Unit Testing
14 34 (21.79%) Degree
15 33 (21.15%) Software Engineering
16 32 (20.51%) XML
17 31 (19.87%) HTML5
18 30 (19.23%) TDD
19 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
20 28 (17.95%) SQL Server
21 27 (17.31%) AngularJS
22 26 (16.67%) Finance
22 26 (16.67%) RESTful
23 25 (16.03%) BDD
23 25 (16.03%) CSS3
23 25 (16.03%) jQuery
23 25 (16.03%) Eclipse

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 16 (10.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (7.69%) IIS
3 10 (6.41%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.49%) Jetty
4 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.21%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.92%) Apache
6 3 (1.92%) CMS
6 3 (1.92%) Node.js
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.64%) Drupal
7 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
2 1 (0.64%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) MQTT
2 2 (1.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) MySQL
3 6 (3.85%) SQLite
4 3 (1.92%) GIS
5 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.64%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.03%) Eclipse
2 21 (13.46%) Subversion
3 20 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 20 (12.82%) Xcode
4 17 (10.90%) JIRA
5 13 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 8 (5.13%) gulp
7 8 (5.13%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.49%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.49%) Selenium
8 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.85%) Android Studio
9 6 (3.85%) Hudson
9 6 (3.85%) JUnit
10 2 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.28%) Gradle
11 1 (0.64%) Protractor
General
1 26 (16.67%) Finance
2 15 (9.62%) Games
3 11 (7.05%) Banking
4 10 (6.41%) Marketing
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (62.82%) Developer
2 36 (23.08%) Android Developer
3 25 (16.03%) Mobile Developer
4 16 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.26%) iOS Developer
4 16 (10.26%) Programmer
5 15 (9.62%) Lead Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
6 13 (8.33%) Lead Android Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Android Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) Designer
8 10 (6.41%) UX Designer
9 9 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.77%) UI Designer
9 9 (5.77%) UI/UX Designer
10 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.56%) HTML
2 41 (26.28%) CSS
3 37 (23.72%) .NET
4 35 (22.44%) JSON
5 32 (20.51%) XML
6 31 (19.87%) HTML5
7 27 (17.31%) AngularJS
8 26 (16.67%) RESTful
9 25 (16.03%) CSS3
9 25 (16.03%) jQuery
10 20 (12.82%) ASP.NET
10 20 (12.82%) PhoneGap
10 20 (12.82%) Web Services
11 18 (11.54%) Sass
12 17 (10.90%) Apache Cordova
13 16 (10.26%) Android SDK
14 11 (7.05%) SOAP
15 10 (6.41%) Ionic Framework
16 9 (5.77%) JSP
17 8 (5.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (35.90%) Mobile App
2 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.69%) User Experience
4 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.77%) Mobile Games
4 9 (5.77%) NHS
5 5 (3.21%) Physics
6 4 (2.56%) Animation
7 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.92%) iPad
8 2 (1.28%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.28%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.28%) iPhone
8 2 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 98 (62.82%) Apple iOS
2 40 (25.64%) Windows
3 11 (7.05%) Linux
4 2 (1.28%) Unix
4 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.00%) Android Development
2 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (35.26%) OO
4 51 (32.69%) Mobile Development
5 43 (27.56%) iOS Development
6 35 (22.44%) Unit Testing
7 33 (21.15%) Software Engineering
8 30 (19.23%) TDD
9 25 (16.03%) BDD
10 21 (13.46%) Scrum
11 20 (12.82%) OOP
12 19 (12.18%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (9.62%) Mentoring
15 13 (8.33%) SDLC
16 10 (6.41%) MVC
16 10 (6.41%) Web Development
16 10 (6.41%) Workflow
17 9 (5.77%) Front End Development
17 9 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.90%) C#
2 45 (28.85%) Java
3 44 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.74%) SQL
5 21 (13.46%) C++
6 18 (11.54%) Apple Swift
7 15 (9.62%) Objective-C
7 15 (9.62%) PHP
8 10 (6.41%) Ruby
9 9 (5.77%) Perl
10 8 (5.13%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.13%) Python
11 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (21.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.28%) vSphere
2 2 (1.28%) XenApp
2 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.90%) Adobe
3 16 (10.26%) Cegedim Rx
4 14 (8.97%) Google
5 13 (8.33%) Apple
6 12 (7.69%) Xamarin
7 8 (5.13%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.85%) IBM
9 5 (3.21%) Proofpoint
9 5 (3.21%) Symantec
10 4 (2.56%) VMware
11 3 (1.92%) Oracle
12 2 (1.28%) AppSense
12 2 (1.28%) Citrix
12 2 (1.28%) Dell
12 2 (1.28%) HP
13 1 (0.64%) Alterian
13 1 (0.64%) Appcelerator
13 1 (0.64%) Autodesk
13 1 (0.64%) Facebook
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