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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 69 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Android 21 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.94% 3.76% 5.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.02% 15.54% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 58
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £71,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,736 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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
262 296 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.15% 24.18% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 248 274 265
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -23 10 £24,029 -51.94% 2
Newport +15 4 £18,500 -43.07%
Torfaen - 4 £33,750 - 1
Monmouthshire -3 1 £40,000 - 1
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 44 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 37 (61.67%) Java
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
3 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (28.33%) Mobile App
6 16 (26.67%) JUnit
7 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (23.33%) Objective-C
9 13 (21.67%) TDD
9 13 (21.67%) Blackberry
9 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
9 13 (21.67%) Android Development
9 13 (21.67%) iOS Development
10 12 (20.00%) Selenium
11 11 (18.33%) OOD
11 11 (18.33%) C#
11 11 (18.33%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
12 10 (16.67%) BDD
12 10 (16.67%) REST
12 10 (16.67%) HTML
12 10 (16.67%) .NET
12 10 (16.67%) Web Services
13 9 (15.00%) SOAP
13 9 (15.00%) C++
13 9 (15.00%) Degree
13 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
14 8 (13.33%) Computer Science

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) uiautomator
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) PaaS
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) JUnit
2 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.00%) Selenium
5 8 (13.33%) eggPlant
6 7 (11.67%) Robotium
6 7 (11.67%) Calabash
7 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (10.00%) Maven
8 5 (8.33%) Ant
8 5 (8.33%) Subversion
8 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (8.33%) JBehave
9 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.00%) JIRA
10 2 (3.33%) Xcode
10 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.33%) Appium
11 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Graduate
3 8 (13.33%) Tester
4 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Junior
5 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
1 10 (16.67%) REST
2 9 (15.00%) SOAP
3 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) J2EE
3 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.00%) Spring
4 5 (8.33%) XML
4 5 (8.33%) HTML5
4 5 (8.33%) iOS SDK
5 4 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (5.00%) SignalR
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) WCF
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.33%) WinForms
7 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Mobile App
2 13 (21.67%) Blackberry
3 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.67%) iPhone
4 7 (11.67%) iPad
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.00%) IPTV
7 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.67%) Replication
8 1 (1.67%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 25 (41.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Phone
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.67%) UNIX
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) TDD
2 13 (21.67%) Android Development
2 13 (21.67%) iOS Development
3 11 (18.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (18.33%) OOD
4 10 (16.67%) BDD
5 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (13.33%) OO
7 7 (11.67%) MVC
8 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.00%) OOP
8 6 (10.00%) SOA
9 5 (8.33%) Product Management
9 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Test Planning
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) Objective-C
4 11 (18.33%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) C++
6 8 (13.33%) SQL
7 7 (11.67%) Groovy
8 5 (8.33%) C
9 4 (6.67%) PHP
10 3 (5.00%) XAML
11 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.33%) Korn
11 2 (3.33%) Python
11 2 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Apple
4 4 (6.67%) Perforce
5 3 (5.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Websense
7 1 (1.67%) Telerik
7 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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