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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 55 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 37 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.07% 2.30% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.66% 9.70% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -5.00%
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
383 237 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.76% 23.65% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 327 212 240
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Torfaen -8 15 £47,500 +48.43% 1
Cardiff +4 11 £30,750 -12.14% 1
Monmouthshire -3 7 £40,000 +36.75%
Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (80.52%) Apple iOS
2 53 (68.83%) Java
3 49 (63.64%) Objective-C
4 37 (48.05%) Windows
5 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (44.16%) HTTP
7 32 (41.56%) Android Development
8 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
9 23 (29.87%) C++
9 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
9 23 (29.87%) iPad
9 23 (29.87%) iPhone
10 22 (28.57%) Mobile App
11 21 (27.27%) iOS Development
11 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (27.27%) OO
12 19 (24.68%) C#
12 19 (24.68%) Degree
12 19 (24.68%) QA
13 18 (23.38%) C
13 18 (23.38%) REST
14 17 (22.08%) Android SDK
14 17 (22.08%) Internet
15 16 (20.78%) DRM
15 16 (20.78%) DVB
15 16 (20.78%) .NET
15 16 (20.78%) JIRA
15 16 (20.78%) Web Application Development
16 15 (19.48%) iOS SDK
16 15 (19.48%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.19%) Confluence
2 2 (2.60%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 1 (1.30%) IaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (44.16%) HTTP
2 17 (22.08%) Internet
3 16 (20.78%) DVB
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) VoIP
5 2 (2.60%) WAN
5 2 (2.60%) Firewall
5 2 (2.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) JIRA
2 9 (11.69%) JUnit
3 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.49%) Subversion
6 3 (3.90%) Maven
6 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.90%) Ant
7 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.30%) NUnit
8 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
1 8 (10.39%) Marketing
2 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Automotive
3 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.79%) Electronics
4 4 (5.19%) Advertising
5 3 (3.90%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Android Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.88%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Android Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Team Leader
6 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Architect
7 7 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Software Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.19%) C# Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) REST
2 17 (22.08%) Android SDK
3 16 (20.78%) .NET
4 15 (19.48%) iOS SDK
5 14 (18.18%) HTML
6 13 (16.88%) WinForms
7 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
8 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.39%) OpenGL
9 8 (10.39%) GStreamer
10 7 (9.09%) WPF
11 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.79%) HTML5
12 4 (5.19%) WebKit
12 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.19%) Spring
12 4 (5.19%) CSS
13 3 (3.90%) J2EE
14 2 (2.60%) XML
14 2 (2.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) iPhone
1 23 (29.87%) iPad
2 22 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.69%) DTV
5 8 (10.39%) Streaming Video
5 8 (10.39%) Cryptography
6 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.19%) Video on Demand
6 4 (5.19%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (5.19%) User Experience
7 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.30%) IPTV
8 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 62 (80.52%) Apple iOS
2 37 (48.05%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (10.39%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.56%) Android Development
3 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
4 21 (27.27%) OO
4 21 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.78%) Web Application Development
5 16 (20.78%) DRM
6 15 (19.48%) MVC
7 9 (11.69%) UML
8 8 (10.39%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.39%) Coaching
8 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
9 7 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.79%) Scrum
10 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.79%) Regression Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) Java
2 49 (63.64%) Objective-C
3 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
4 23 (29.87%) C++
5 19 (24.68%) C#
6 18 (23.38%) C
7 7 (9.09%) PHP
8 6 (7.79%) Perl
8 6 (7.79%) Korn
8 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.90%) Python
9 3 (3.90%) XAML
10 2 (2.60%) SQL
11 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) CCNP
2 2 (2.60%) CCNA
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.68%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 12 (15.58%) Perforce
3 6 (7.79%) SAP
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) BEA
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
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