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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 21 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Android 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 10.17% 11.36% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.19% 17.86% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,100 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
79 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 66.95% 63.64% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -9 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Android
South Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 11 (61.11%) Objective-C
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) C
4 10 (55.56%) C++
4 10 (55.56%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) HTTP
5 9 (50.00%) Internet
5 9 (50.00%) Android Development
6 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
6 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 8 (44.44%) Coaching
6 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
6 8 (44.44%) iPad
6 8 (44.44%) DRM
6 8 (44.44%) DVB
6 8 (44.44%) Perforce
6 8 (44.44%) iPhone
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
9 5 (27.78%) UML
10 4 (22.22%) OpenGL
10 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
10 4 (22.22%) Windows

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) HTTP
1 9 (50.00%) Internet
2 8 (44.44%) DVB
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) OpenGL
2 4 (22.22%) GStreamer
2 4 (22.22%) WebKit
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) iPhone
2 8 (44.44%) iPad
2 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (22.22%) Video on Demand
3 4 (22.22%) Streaming Video
3 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
4 3 (16.67%) DTV
5 1 (5.56%) IPTV
5 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Android Development
3 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 8 (44.44%) DRM
3 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 8 (44.44%) Coaching
4 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) UML
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) OOD
8 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Objective-C
4 10 (55.56%) C
4 10 (55.56%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Korn
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) Apple