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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 70 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Android 29 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.30% 3.32% 3.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 11.88% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 36
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
386 320 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.63% 27.95% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 337 291 270
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £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 4 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 4 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 -17 13 £35,000 - 3
Torfaen -3 7 £37,500 +40.18%
Monmouthshire +1 4 £38,750 -6.06% 1
Newport -13 4 £29,250 -8.59% 1
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 39 (70.91%) Apple iOS
2 38 (69.09%) Java
3 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 27 (49.09%) Objective-C
6 25 (45.45%) C++
7 19 (34.55%) Windows
8 17 (30.91%) OO
8 17 (30.91%) C
8 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
8 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (29.09%) Android Development
10 15 (27.27%) iPhone
10 15 (27.27%) Scrum
10 15 (27.27%) iPad
10 15 (27.27%) C#
10 15 (27.27%) .NET
11 14 (25.45%) Degree
12 13 (23.64%) HTML
13 12 (21.82%) Linux
13 12 (21.82%) JIRA
14 11 (20.00%) UML
14 11 (20.00%) Internet
15 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
15 10 (18.18%) DRM
15 10 (18.18%) DTV
15 10 (18.18%) DVB
15 10 (18.18%) MVC
15 10 (18.18%) HTTP
15 10 (18.18%) PlayReady

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.91%) Confluence
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Internet
2 10 (18.18%) DVB
2 10 (18.18%) HTTP
3 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) JUnit
2 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) NUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
1 9 (16.36%) Multimedia
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Android Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) HTML
3 10 (18.18%) PlayReady
4 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.73%) WinForms
5 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.73%) HTML5
5 7 (12.73%) Android SDK
6 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.09%) OpenGL
7 5 (9.09%) GStreamer
7 5 (9.09%) WPF
8 2 (3.64%) CSS
8 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.82%) SignalR
9 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.82%) Servlets
9 1 (1.82%) XML
9 1 (1.82%) Java EE
9 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) iPhone
1 15 (27.27%) iPad
2 10 (18.18%) DTV
3 9 (16.36%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.91%) User Experience
4 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
5 5 (9.09%) Streaming Video
5 5 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 4 (7.27%) IPTV
7 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.82%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Apple iOS
2 19 (34.55%) Windows
3 12 (21.82%) Linux
4 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (5.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.91%) OO
2 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (29.09%) Android Development
4 15 (27.27%) Scrum
5 11 (20.00%) UML
6 10 (18.18%) DRM
6 10 (18.18%) MVC
6 10 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
8 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
8 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
8 7 (12.73%) OOD
9 6 (10.91%) TDD
9 6 (10.91%) BDD
9 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) Product Management
9 6 (10.91%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 27 (49.09%) Objective-C
4 25 (45.45%) C++
5 17 (30.91%) C
6 15 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (16.36%) PHP
8 7 (12.73%) Perl
8 7 (12.73%) Korn
8 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.64%) SQL
10 1 (1.82%) Python
10 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Xamarin
2 6 (10.91%) Perforce
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (7.27%) Apple
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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