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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 77 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Android 21 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.71% 4.25% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.69% 15.43% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 16
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,350 £37,750
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
369 311 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.05% 27.52% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 320 282 238
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
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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 8 £31,250 -10.71%
Torfaen -18 7 £37,500 +27.11%
Monmouthshire -1 3 £40,000 -3.03%
Newport -11 1 £37,000 +15.62%
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 53 (84.13%) Apple iOS
2 41 (65.08%) Java
3 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (58.73%) Objective-C
5 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
6 31 (49.21%) Windows
7 25 (39.68%) C++
8 22 (34.92%) HTTP
8 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
9 21 (33.33%) iPad
9 21 (33.33%) iPhone
10 20 (31.75%) Degree
10 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (30.16%) Android Development
12 18 (28.57%) JIRA
12 18 (28.57%) OO
12 18 (28.57%) C
13 17 (26.98%) C#
13 17 (26.98%) .NET
13 17 (26.98%) Internet
14 16 (25.40%) DRM
14 16 (25.40%) DVB
14 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
14 16 (25.40%) PlayReady
15 14 (22.22%) iOS Development
16 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
16 13 (20.63%) Scrum
16 13 (20.63%) MVC
17 12 (19.05%) Perforce
17 12 (19.05%) Mac OS X

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) HTTP
2 17 (26.98%) Internet
3 16 (25.40%) DVB
4 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) JIRA
2 7 (11.11%) JUnit
2 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (7.94%) Electronics
1 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
1 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
1 5 (7.94%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Tester
3 9 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
4 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.94%) QA Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Android Developer
8 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) .NET
2 16 (25.40%) PlayReady
3 12 (19.05%) HTML
4 10 (15.87%) WinForms
5 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
5 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.70%) OpenGL
5 8 (12.70%) GStreamer
5 8 (12.70%) Android SDK
6 6 (9.52%) iOS SDK
6 6 (9.52%) REST
7 5 (7.94%) WPF
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) WebKit
9 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.17%) jQuery
9 2 (3.17%) CSS
10 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) iPhone
1 21 (33.33%) iPad
2 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
3 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 8 (12.70%) Streaming Video
4 8 (12.70%) Cryptography
5 7 (11.11%) DTV
6 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
6 6 (9.52%) User Experience
7 4 (6.35%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (6.35%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.59%) IPTV
8 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Apple iOS
2 31 (49.21%) Windows
3 12 (19.05%) Mac OS X
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (12.70%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
3 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (30.16%) Android Development
5 18 (28.57%) OO
6 16 (25.40%) DRM
6 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
7 14 (22.22%) iOS Development
8 13 (20.63%) MVC
8 13 (20.63%) Scrum
9 9 (14.29%) UML
10 8 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.70%) Coaching
10 8 (12.70%) User Stories
11 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 7 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 7 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 6 (9.52%) TDD
12 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (65.08%) Java
2 37 (58.73%) Objective-C
3 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (39.68%) C++
5 18 (28.57%) C
6 17 (26.98%) C#
7 7 (11.11%) Perl
7 7 (11.11%) PHP
7 7 (11.11%) Korn
7 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.59%) SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Perforce
2 10 (15.87%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.94%) SAP
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
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