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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 20 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.35% 22.00% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 44.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £26,750 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
32 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 50.79% 50.00% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 21
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 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
(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 -11 4 £26,750 -25.69%
Android
South Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) JUnit
2 11 (78.57%) Groovy
2 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
3 7 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (50.00%) IPTV
3 7 (50.00%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) Android Development
5 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Multimedia
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 3 (21.43%) Korn
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) JUnit
2 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 7 (50.00%) IPTV
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Android Development
2 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) Groovy
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Korn
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle