The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 55 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Android 29 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.48% 3.98% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.61% 15.16% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,500 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Android
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
381 277 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.56% 26.23% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 334 251 245
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Android
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the South Wales region.

Android Salary Trend in South Wales

Android
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in South Wales

Android
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Torfaen -16 12 £47,500 +61.01%
Cardiff -5 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Monmouthshire -2 3 £40,000 - 1
Newport -18 1 £37,000 -7.50%
Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 67 (84.81%) Apple iOS
2 55 (69.62%) Java
3 52 (65.82%) Objective-C
4 38 (48.10%) Windows
5 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (43.04%) HTTP
7 32 (40.51%) Android Development
8 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
9 27 (34.18%) C++
9 27 (34.18%) Software Engineering
10 22 (27.85%) QA
11 21 (26.58%) iOS Development
12 20 (25.32%) iPad
12 20 (25.32%) Degree
12 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (25.32%) iPhone
12 20 (25.32%) OO
13 19 (24.05%) C
13 19 (24.05%) Mobile App
14 18 (22.78%) REST
14 18 (22.78%) Android SDK
14 18 (22.78%) JIRA
15 17 (21.52%) C#
15 17 (21.52%) Internet
16 16 (20.25%) DRM
16 16 (20.25%) DVB
16 16 (20.25%) Web Application Development
17 15 (18.99%) iOS SDK
18 14 (17.72%) .NET
19 13 (16.46%) Windows Mobile

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (7.59%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) JBoss
2 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (43.04%) HTTP
2 17 (21.52%) Internet
3 16 (20.25%) DVB
4 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) WAN
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) JIRA
2 9 (11.39%) JUnit
3 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.80%) Subversion
7 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.27%) Maven
8 1 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.27%) Ant
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (8.86%) Automotive
2 5 (6.33%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Electronics
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Android Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Tester
4 10 (12.66%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Android Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Architect
6 8 (10.13%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.59%) Software Tester
7 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Software Architect
9 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) REST
1 18 (22.78%) Android SDK
2 15 (18.99%) iOS SDK
3 14 (17.72%) .NET
4 12 (15.19%) HTML
5 10 (12.66%) WinForms
6 8 (10.13%) GStreamer
6 8 (10.13%) OpenGL
7 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.06%) HTML5
8 4 (5.06%) WebKit
8 4 (5.06%) WPF
9 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.53%) CSS
9 2 (2.53%) XML
9 2 (2.53%) Spring
9 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) iPad
1 20 (25.32%) iPhone
2 19 (24.05%) Mobile App
3 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.13%) Cryptography
4 8 (10.13%) Streaming Video
5 7 (8.86%) DTV
6 6 (7.59%) User Experience
6 6 (7.59%) Client/Server
7 4 (5.06%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (5.06%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.53%) IPTV
9 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 67 (84.81%) Apple iOS
2 38 (48.10%) Windows
3 13 (16.46%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (12.66%) Linux
5 9 (11.39%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Android Development
3 27 (34.18%) Software Engineering
4 21 (26.58%) iOS Development
5 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (25.32%) OO
6 16 (20.25%) DRM
6 16 (20.25%) Web Application Development
7 13 (16.46%) MVC
8 10 (12.66%) UML
8 10 (12.66%) Scrum
9 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.13%) Coaching
9 8 (10.13%) User Stories
9 8 (10.13%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.59%) BDD
11 6 (7.59%) Product Management
11 6 (7.59%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (69.62%) Java
2 52 (65.82%) Objective-C
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
4 27 (34.18%) C++
5 19 (24.05%) C
6 17 (21.52%) C#
7 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.13%) Perl
7 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 8 (10.13%) Korn
8 3 (3.80%) XAML
9 2 (2.53%) SQL
10 1 (1.27%) Python
10 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) CCNP
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Perforce
1 12 (15.19%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Juniper
5 1 (1.27%) BEA
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension scheme, flexi-time
Posted: 22 days ago