The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 26 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.51% 1.15% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.36% 4.74% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
251 253 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.23% 24.28% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 225 236 230
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
Wales

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newport +6 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Cardiff -3 8 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Torfaen - 7 £32,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £26,000 -
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 33 (68.75%) Java
2 22 (45.83%) Apple iOS
3 17 (35.42%) Android Development
4 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 12 (25.00%) C#
5 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) C++
6 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 11 (22.92%) Windows
7 10 (20.83%) Web Services
7 10 (20.83%) JUnit
7 10 (20.83%) Selenium
7 10 (20.83%) iOS Development
7 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
8 9 (18.75%) iPad
8 9 (18.75%) Groovy
8 9 (18.75%) Finance
8 9 (18.75%) Objective-C
9 8 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) Linux
10 7 (14.58%) OO
10 7 (14.58%) C
10 7 (14.58%) .NET
10 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
10 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
11 6 (12.50%) Multimedia
11 6 (12.50%) WPF
11 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) JUnit
1 10 (20.83%) Selenium
2 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Maven
3 5 (10.42%) JBehave
3 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.33%) Hudson
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (4.17%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) Calabash
6 1 (2.08%) Robotium
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Android Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) iOS Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Programmer
9 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) QA Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Web Services
2 8 (16.67%) XML
3 7 (14.58%) .NET
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.50%) WPF
4 6 (12.50%) REST
5 5 (10.42%) Android SDK
5 5 (10.42%) WinForms
5 5 (10.42%) SOAP
6 4 (8.33%) J2EE
6 4 (8.33%) Spring
6 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.33%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) Ext JS
6 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (6.25%) Middleware
7 3 (6.25%) GWT
7 3 (6.25%) Java EE
8 2 (4.17%) COM
8 2 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 9 (18.75%) iPad
3 6 (12.50%) iPhone
4 5 (10.42%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 3 (6.25%) IPTV
6 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.17%) DTV
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.08%) Open Source
7 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Apple iOS
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Android Development
2 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) iOS Development
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.58%) OO
6 6 (12.50%) MVC
6 6 (12.50%) BDD
7 5 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.33%) OOP
8 4 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Testing
9 3 (6.25%) OOD
9 3 (6.25%) UML
10 2 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) C++
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) Objective-C
5 9 (18.75%) Groovy
6 7 (14.58%) C
7 4 (8.33%) XPath
7 4 (8.33%) XQuery
8 2 (4.17%) Korn
8 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Apple
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) MKS
4 1 (2.08%) Sencha
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago