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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 79 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Android 20 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.59% 2.11% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 7.40% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £57,500
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
342 311 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.27% 28.53% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 306 290 279
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Cardiff -9 10 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Torfaen +2 4 £40,000 +66.66%
Monmouthshire +3 3 £37,500 -9.09%
Newport -14 3 £21,500 -32.81%
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (71.43%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) Apple iOS
3 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (46.94%) Objective-C
5 22 (44.90%) C++
6 16 (32.65%) Windows
6 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
7 15 (30.61%) C
8 14 (28.57%) OO
8 14 (28.57%) Scrum
9 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (26.53%) Android Development
9 13 (26.53%) HTML
10 12 (24.49%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) iPad
10 12 (24.49%) iPhone
11 11 (22.45%) Degree
11 11 (22.45%) C#
11 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
12 10 (20.41%) UML
13 9 (18.37%) HTTP
13 9 (18.37%) PHP
13 9 (18.37%) JIRA
13 9 (18.37%) Multimedia
14 8 (16.33%) HTML5
14 8 (16.33%) PlayReady
14 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.24%) JBoss
2 5 (10.20%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
2 8 (16.33%) Internet
2 8 (16.33%) DVB
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) JUnit
2 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
2 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Gradle
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.37%) Multimedia
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Tester
3 6 (12.24%) Android Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Software Architect
5 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 3 (6.12%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) HTML
2 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) HTML5
3 8 (16.33%) PlayReady
4 6 (12.24%) Android SDK
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.20%) WinForms
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.16%) OpenGL
6 4 (8.16%) WPF
6 4 (8.16%) GStreamer
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
8 2 (4.08%) Servlets
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) Java EE
9 1 (2.04%) J2EE
9 1 (2.04%) iOS SDK
9 1 (2.04%) WebRTC
9 1 (2.04%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) iPhone
1 12 (24.49%) iPad
2 8 (16.33%) DTV
3 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
4 5 (10.20%) User Experience
4 5 (10.20%) Streaming Video
4 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (8.16%) Cryptography
5 4 (8.16%) IPTV
6 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Apple iOS
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (10.20%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
3 14 (28.57%) Scrum
3 14 (28.57%) OO
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.53%) Android Development
5 10 (20.41%) UML
6 8 (16.33%) DRM
6 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
7 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
7 6 (12.24%) Manual Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) OOD
8 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
8 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) Java
2 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (46.94%) Objective-C
4 22 (44.90%) C++
5 15 (30.61%) C
6 11 (22.45%) C#
7 9 (18.37%) PHP
8 5 (10.20%) Korn
8 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.20%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) Apple
2 4 (8.16%) Perforce
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Avaya
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