The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 47 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.58% 2.64% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.87% 11.87% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 23
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Android
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
396 219 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.14% 22.26% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 313 195 231
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Android
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Android Salary Trend in Wales

Android
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Wales

Android
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
South Wales +3 47 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 56 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 45 (56.25%) Java
3 39 (48.75%) Windows
4 37 (46.25%) Objective-C
5 30 (37.50%) Android Development
6 27 (33.75%) HTTP
7 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (28.75%) C#
9 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.00%) .NET
11 19 (23.75%) iOS Development
11 19 (23.75%) Mobile App
11 19 (23.75%) REST
11 19 (23.75%) QA
12 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
13 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
13 17 (21.25%) iPhone
13 17 (21.25%) Android SDK
14 16 (20.00%) iPad
14 16 (20.00%) OO
15 15 (18.75%) MVC
15 15 (18.75%) iOS SDK
16 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (17.50%) Degree
16 14 (17.50%) HTML
17 13 (16.25%) C++
17 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
17 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.25%) Xamarin
18 12 (15.00%) WinForms

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Office
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) HTTP
2 10 (12.50%) Internet
3 8 (10.00%) DVB
4 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) VPN
5 2 (2.50%) VoIP
5 2 (2.50%) WAN
5 2 (2.50%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) JIRA
2 8 (10.00%) JUnit
3 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
6 4 (5.00%) Maven
6 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.00%) Ant
7 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.25%) NUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.00%) Marketing
2 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Automotive
3 6 (7.50%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.25%) Advertising
4 5 (6.25%) Electronics
5 3 (3.75%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.50%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Android Developer
3 17 (21.25%) C# Developer
4 16 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Android Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Tester
7 7 (8.75%) Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) .NET
2 19 (23.75%) REST
3 17 (21.25%) Android SDK
4 15 (18.75%) iOS SDK
5 14 (17.50%) HTML
6 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.00%) WinForms
8 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 9 (11.25%) HTML5
10 7 (8.75%) WPF
11 6 (7.50%) CSS
12 5 (6.25%) Spring
12 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (5.00%) GStreamer
13 4 (5.00%) WebKit
13 4 (5.00%) OpenGL
13 4 (5.00%) J2EE
14 3 (3.75%) XML
14 3 (3.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Mobile App
2 17 (21.25%) iPhone
2 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
3 16 (20.00%) iPad
4 8 (10.00%) DTV
5 5 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.00%) Streaming Video
6 4 (5.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (5.00%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.25%) IPTV
8 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (48.75%) Windows
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.75%) Linux
5 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.25%) UNIX
7 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Android Development
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) iOS Development
4 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 16 (20.00%) OO
6 15 (18.75%) MVC
7 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 8 (10.00%) DRM
8 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.00%) Coaching
9 7 (8.75%) OOD
9 7 (8.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (8.75%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.25%) Cyber Security
10 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.25%) UML
11 4 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) Objective-C
3 23 (28.75%) C#
4 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.25%) C++
6 10 (12.50%) C
7 6 (7.50%) PHP
8 4 (5.00%) SQL
8 4 (5.00%) Perl
8 4 (5.00%) Korn
8 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.75%) Python
9 3 (3.75%) XAML
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) VCP4
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
1 13 (16.25%) Xamarin
2 8 (10.00%) Perforce
3 5 (6.25%) Apple
3 5 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (1.25%) BEA
6 1 (1.25%) Websense
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