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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 22 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.23% 10.94% 18.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 26.92% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Average salary £36,750 £29,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.57% -14.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,900 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
60 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 72.29% 40.63% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60 25 24
Average salary £32,500 £35,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram 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 31 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
(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 -6 6 £36,750 +24.57%
Android
South Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) C++
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 13 (68.42%) OO
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (63.16%) Objective-C
5 12 (63.16%) Degree
5 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
6 11 (57.89%) Android Development
6 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
7 10 (52.63%) HTTP
7 10 (52.63%) Internet
7 10 (52.63%) DRM
7 10 (52.63%) DVB
7 10 (52.63%) PlayReady
7 10 (52.63%) iPad
7 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
7 10 (52.63%) iPhone
8 8 (42.11%) UML
9 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 6 (31.58%) Perforce
10 6 (31.58%) Multimedia
10 6 (31.58%) JIRA
10 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
10 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
11 5 (26.32%) GStreamer
11 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (26.32%) Cryptography
11 5 (26.32%) Streaming Video

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (52.63%) HTTP
1 10 (52.63%) Internet
1 10 (52.63%) DVB
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) PlayReady
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) OpenGL
2 5 (26.32%) GStreamer
3 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.26%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) iPhone
1 10 (52.63%) iPad
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (26.32%) Streaming Video
3 5 (26.32%) Cryptography
4 4 (21.05%) DTV
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) IPTV
6 1 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (5.26%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) OO
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Android Development
3 10 (52.63%) DRM
3 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
4 8 (42.11%) UML
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
7 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) OOD
10 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.53%) Coaching
11 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) C++
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 12 (63.16%) Objective-C
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Korn
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Perforce
2 3 (15.79%) Apple