The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 18 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.35% 4.62% 21.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 8.57% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
South 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 Torfaen region.

Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 71.43% 53.85% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 24
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £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 Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Android
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Torfaen region.

Android Salary Trend in Torfaen

Android
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Cwmbran 0 4 £40,000 +66.66%
Android
South Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) C
4 12 (70.59%) OO
5 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (64.71%) Android Development
6 10 (58.82%) Degree
7 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
7 9 (52.94%) Objective-C
7 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
8 8 (47.06%) UML
8 8 (47.06%) HTTP
8 8 (47.06%) Internet
8 8 (47.06%) DRM
8 8 (47.06%) DVB
8 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
8 8 (47.06%) iPad
8 8 (47.06%) iPhone
8 8 (47.06%) PlayReady
9 7 (41.18%) Multimedia
10 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
11 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
12 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
12 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
12 4 (23.53%) Android SDK
12 4 (23.53%) GStreamer
12 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (23.53%) JIRA
12 4 (23.53%) IPTV
12 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) HTTP
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
1 8 (47.06%) DVB
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 7 (41.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Android Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) PlayReady
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) OpenGL
2 4 (23.53%) GStreamer
2 4 (23.53%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) iPhone
1 8 (47.06%) iPad
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) DTV
2 4 (23.53%) Streaming Video
2 4 (23.53%) Cryptography
2 4 (23.53%) IPTV
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) OO
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Android Development
3 8 (47.06%) UML
3 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
3 8 (47.06%) DRM
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
6 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) OOD
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) C
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Apple
1 4 (23.53%) Perforce