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 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 82 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Android 27 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.95% 3.12% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 11.63% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 34
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
396 361 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.59% 26.84% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 342 325 303
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £53,250 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 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
South Wales -21 24 £37,000 +13.84% 7
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (68.85%) Apple iOS
2 39 (63.93%) Java
3 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
5 30 (49.18%) Objective-C
6 27 (44.26%) Windows
7 23 (37.70%) C++
8 21 (34.43%) C#
9 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
10 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (29.51%) .NET
11 17 (27.87%) Degree
12 16 (26.23%) iPhone
12 16 (26.23%) iPad
13 15 (24.59%) Android Development
13 15 (24.59%) C
13 15 (24.59%) HTML
13 15 (24.59%) OO
14 14 (22.95%) Internet
14 14 (22.95%) Scrum
15 13 (21.31%) Linux
15 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
16 12 (19.67%) JIRA
17 11 (18.03%) HTTP
17 11 (18.03%) MVC
18 10 (16.39%) DRM
18 10 (16.39%) DTV
18 10 (16.39%) DVB
18 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
18 10 (16.39%) Web Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (9.84%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) IIS
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) ArcGIS
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) PaaS
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Internet
2 11 (18.03%) HTTP
3 10 (16.39%) DVB
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MS Access
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) JUnit
2 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
General
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.48%) Multimedia
4 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.84%) Finance
4 6 (9.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.92%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Android Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Tester
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) HTML
3 10 (16.39%) PlayReady
4 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.11%) WinForms
6 6 (9.84%) Android SDK
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.84%) HTML5
6 6 (9.84%) WPF
7 5 (8.20%) OpenGL
7 5 (8.20%) GStreamer
8 4 (6.56%) iOS SDK
9 3 (4.92%) Web Services
9 3 (4.92%) CSS
10 2 (3.28%) jQuery
10 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.64%) SignalR
11 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) iPhone
1 16 (26.23%) iPad
2 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.39%) DTV
4 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
4 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.84%) User Experience
5 5 (8.20%) Streaming Video
5 5 (8.20%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.92%) IPTV
6 3 (4.92%) GIS
7 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Apple iOS
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
3 13 (21.31%) Linux
4 9 (14.75%) Mac OS X
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (8.20%) UNIX
6 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (24.59%) Android Development
4 15 (24.59%) OO
5 14 (22.95%) Scrum
6 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 10 (16.39%) DRM
7 10 (16.39%) Web Application Development
8 9 (14.75%) UML
9 8 (13.11%) iOS Development
10 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
10 7 (11.48%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.84%) TDD
11 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (9.84%) Manual Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 30 (49.18%) Objective-C
4 23 (37.70%) C++
5 21 (34.43%) C#
6 15 (24.59%) C
7 8 (13.11%) PHP
8 7 (11.48%) Perl
8 7 (11.48%) Korn
8 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.20%) SQL
10 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) Python
11 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.84%) Perforce
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Apple
3 3 (4.92%) ESRI
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