The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 63 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 23 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 1.36% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 5.49% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 255 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.94% 24.81% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 217 236 227
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newport +8 8 £39,500 +31.66% 1
Cardiff +2 7 £35,000 - 1
Torfaen - 6 £32,000 - 3
Monmouthshire - 1 £26,000 -
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 35 (70.00%) Java
2 21 (42.00%) Apple iOS
3 18 (36.00%) Android Development
4 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.00%) Selenium
4 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) Web Services
6 11 (22.00%) XML
6 11 (22.00%) JUnit
6 11 (22.00%) C#
6 11 (22.00%) C++
6 11 (22.00%) SQL
6 11 (22.00%) Windows
6 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 9 (18.00%) iPad
8 9 (18.00%) Groovy
8 9 (18.00%) Objective-C
8 9 (18.00%) OO
8 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
9 8 (16.00%) JBehave
9 8 (16.00%) WebDriver
9 8 (16.00%) BDD
9 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (14.00%) Banking
10 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.00%) Linux
10 7 (14.00%) C

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.00%) JUnit
3 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 8 (16.00%) JBehave
4 8 (16.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.00%) Maven
5 6 (12.00%) JIRA
6 5 (10.00%) Hudson
7 4 (8.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.00%) eggPlant
9 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
10 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.00%) Subversion
10 1 (2.00%) Ant
10 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Multimedia
4 5 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Android Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.00%) iOS Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior iOS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Junior
9 2 (4.00%) Programmer
9 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) Web Services
2 11 (22.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) SOAP
3 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (12.00%) WPF
3 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 6 (12.00%) REST
4 5 (10.00%) J2EE
4 5 (10.00%) WinForms
4 5 (10.00%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
5 4 (8.00%) jQuery
5 4 (8.00%) Ext JS
6 3 (6.00%) GWT
6 3 (6.00%) Java EE
7 2 (4.00%) J2ME
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware
7 2 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (18.00%) iPad
3 7 (14.00%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (12.00%) iPhone
5 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.00%) DTV
6 2 (4.00%) IPTV
6 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.00%) Open Source
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Android Development
2 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) OO
3 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (16.00%) BDD
5 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Agile Testing
9 3 (6.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) OOD
9 3 (6.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) C++
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Groovy
4 9 (18.00%) Objective-C
5 7 (14.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) XPath
6 5 (10.00%) XQuery
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) Korn
7 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.00%) Sencha
4 1 (2.00%) MKS
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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