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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 56 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Android 39 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.42% 3.90% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.27% 15.64% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 34
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
294 275 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.77% 24.95% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 271 252 206
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 December 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 22 December 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
Cardiff -15 18 £40,000 -20.00% 11
Torfaen +1 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Monmouthshire -2 6 £48,750 +18.18%
Newport +15 5 £18,500 -43.07% 1
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 33 (61.11%) Java
1 33 (61.11%) Apple iOS
2 23 (42.59%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) Objective-C
4 18 (33.33%) Android Development
5 16 (29.63%) Mobile App
6 15 (27.78%) C#
7 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (24.07%) REST
9 12 (22.22%) iOS Development
10 11 (20.37%) iPhone
10 11 (20.37%) .NET
10 11 (20.37%) HTTP
10 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.52%) JUnit
11 10 (18.52%) QA
11 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 9 (16.67%) iPad
12 9 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (16.67%) iOS SDK
12 9 (16.67%) C++
12 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.81%) OO
13 8 (14.81%) OOD
13 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
14 7 (12.96%) Android SDK
14 7 (12.96%) Xamarin
14 7 (12.96%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JUnit
1 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.11%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Maven
2 6 (11.11%) Ant
3 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Xcode
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 3 (5.56%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Android Developer
3 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Graduate
5 5 (9.26%) Programmer
5 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Junior
7 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) REST
2 11 (20.37%) .NET
3 9 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 7 (12.96%) Android SDK
5 6 (11.11%) HTML
5 6 (11.11%) J2EE
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.11%) WinForms
5 6 (11.11%) Spring
5 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.41%) WPF
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.41%) CSS
6 4 (7.41%) HTML5
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.85%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.85%) WCF
8 1 (1.85%) SOAP
8 1 (1.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Mobile App
2 11 (20.37%) iPhone
3 9 (16.67%) iPad
4 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (9.26%) DTV
6 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Interactive TV
7 1 (1.85%) IPTV
7 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Apple iOS
2 23 (42.59%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.96%) Linux
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
7 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Android Development
2 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 9 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) OO
5 8 (14.81%) OOD
6 7 (12.96%) OOP
6 7 (12.96%) MVC
6 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
8 4 (7.41%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.56%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Marketing
9 3 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) Objective-C
3 15 (27.78%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) C++
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) C
7 3 (5.56%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) XAML
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) Korn
8 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) CCNP
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Xamarin
3 6 (11.11%) Apple
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 2 (3.70%) Perforce
6 1 (1.85%) Websense
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