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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 68 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Android 23 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.09% 3.64% 3.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.28% 13.80% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 31
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
316 297 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.70% 26.40% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 292 275 239
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,100 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £53,250
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -18 7 £24,000 -56.36% 3
Newport +9 6 £32,000 -14.66% 2
Torfaen -11 3 £24,000 -33.33%
Monmouthshire -4 2 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Gwent +2 1 £45,000 +40.62%
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 51 (79.69%) Apple iOS
2 41 (64.06%) Java
3 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 24 (37.50%) Windows
5 20 (31.25%) Cucumber
6 19 (29.69%) Android Development
6 19 (29.69%) JUnit
7 18 (28.13%) Selenium
8 17 (26.56%) TDD
8 17 (26.56%) iOS Development
8 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
9 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.88%) C#
10 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
11 13 (20.31%) Groovy
11 13 (20.31%) C++
11 13 (20.31%) .NET
11 13 (20.31%) Objective-C
12 12 (18.75%) Blackberry
12 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 11 (17.19%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (17.19%) BDD
13 11 (17.19%) Regression Testing
13 11 (17.19%) HTML
13 11 (17.19%) SQL
13 11 (17.19%) Web Services
13 11 (17.19%) OOD
14 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.63%) MVC
14 10 (15.63%) REST

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.81%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) PaaS
2 2 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 19 (29.69%) JUnit
3 18 (28.13%) Selenium
4 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (14.06%) Calabash
5 9 (14.06%) eggPlant
5 9 (14.06%) Robotium
6 7 (10.94%) SoapUI
7 6 (9.38%) JBehave
8 5 (7.81%) JIRA
9 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.69%) Maven
10 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.13%) Xcode
11 2 (3.13%) Subversion
11 2 (3.13%) Ant
12 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Test Engineer
2 21 (32.81%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Graduate
5 6 (9.38%) Tester
6 4 (6.25%) Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (4.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 11 (17.19%) Web Services
3 10 (15.63%) REST
4 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.50%) SOAP
6 7 (10.94%) jQuery
6 7 (10.94%) Middleware
7 6 (9.38%) CSS
8 5 (7.81%) iOS SDK
9 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) SignalR
9 4 (6.25%) XML
9 4 (6.25%) J2EE
9 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.25%) Spring
10 3 (4.69%) WCF
11 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.13%) WinForms
11 2 (3.13%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
2 12 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.06%) Digital Media
4 7 (10.94%) IPTV
5 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (9.38%) iPad
6 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
7 4 (6.25%) iPhone
8 1 (1.56%) Open Source
8 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.56%) DTV
8 1 (1.56%) Replication
8 1 (1.56%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Apple iOS
2 24 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Phone
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (9.38%) Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Android Development
2 17 (26.56%) iOS Development
2 17 (26.56%) TDD
3 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.19%) Mobile Application Development
5 11 (17.19%) BDD
5 11 (17.19%) Regression Testing
5 11 (17.19%) OOD
6 10 (15.63%) MVC
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.38%) Automation Testing
8 6 (9.38%) OO
8 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.81%) Product Management
10 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Code Coverage
11 3 (4.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) C#
4 13 (20.31%) C++
4 13 (20.31%) Objective-C
4 13 (20.31%) Groovy
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 9 (14.06%) C
7 5 (7.81%) XAML
8 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.69%) Korn
9 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.25%) Perforce
5 3 (4.69%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Apple
6 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £32220 per annum + benefits
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