The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 55 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 46 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.44% 2.65% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.96% 10.65% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 13
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,425 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £55,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 310 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.55% 24.88% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 317 284 244
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £54,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
South Wales +3 43 £32,500 -9.72% 2
North Wales - 2 £15,000 -
West Wales +5 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 59 (71.08%) Apple iOS
2 49 (59.04%) Java
3 38 (45.78%) Windows
4 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
5 31 (37.35%) Android Development
6 28 (33.73%) SQL
7 27 (32.53%) C#
7 27 (32.53%) .NET
8 26 (31.33%) iOS Development
9 24 (28.92%) C++
10 22 (26.51%) HTML
11 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
11 20 (24.10%) Blackberry
12 19 (22.89%) TDD
12 19 (22.89%) Objective-C
12 19 (22.89%) Cucumber
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
13 18 (21.69%) MVC
13 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
13 18 (21.69%) CSS
14 17 (20.48%) Selenium
15 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (19.28%) JUnit
16 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
18 13 (15.66%) Groovy
18 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
18 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
18 13 (15.66%) Oracle
18 13 (15.66%) XML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) PaaS
2 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) HTTP
1 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Cucumber
2 17 (20.48%) Selenium
3 16 (19.28%) JUnit
4 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio
5 9 (10.84%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (10.84%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.84%) Robotium
5 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.84%) Calabash
5 9 (10.84%) eggPlant
6 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.23%) JBehave
7 6 (7.23%) Xcode
8 5 (6.02%) JIRA
9 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.20%) Maven
10 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
1 8 (9.64%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Test Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.46%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Graduate
9 7 (8.43%) Test Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Android Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) Tester
11 5 (6.02%) Junior
11 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Programmer
12 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (4.82%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 22 (26.51%) HTML
3 18 (21.69%) CSS
3 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.66%) XML
5 12 (14.46%) WinForms
5 12 (14.46%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.46%) WCF
6 11 (13.25%) Web Services
7 10 (12.05%) WPF
8 9 (10.84%) Silverlight
8 9 (10.84%) LINQ
8 9 (10.84%) jQuery
8 9 (10.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (10.84%) REST
8 9 (10.84%) XSLT
9 8 (9.64%) SOAP
10 7 (8.43%) Middleware
10 7 (8.43%) HTML5
11 6 (7.23%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Blackberry
2 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.84%) Digital Media
3 9 (10.84%) GIS
3 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) IPTV
5 5 (6.02%) iPhone
5 5 (6.02%) iPad
6 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.41%) DTV
8 1 (1.20%) Replication
8 1 (1.20%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.20%) Open Source
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 59 (71.08%) Apple iOS
2 38 (45.78%) Windows
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Phone
4 7 (8.43%) Linux
5 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Android Development
2 26 (31.33%) iOS Development
3 19 (22.89%) TDD
4 18 (21.69%) MVC
5 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.25%) BDD
8 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.05%) OOD
9 8 (9.64%) SOA
10 7 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (7.23%) Automation Testing
12 5 (6.02%) OO
12 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.82%) Regression Testing
13 4 (4.82%) Low Latency
13 4 (4.82%) Product Management
13 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
14 3 (3.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.04%) Java
2 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.73%) SQL
4 27 (32.53%) C#
5 24 (28.92%) C++
6 19 (22.89%) Objective-C
7 13 (15.66%) Groovy
8 12 (14.46%) C
9 7 (8.43%) Perl
10 6 (7.23%) PHP
11 5 (6.02%) XAML
12 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
13 3 (3.61%) Korn
13 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.82%) Perforce
5 3 (3.61%) HP
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.20%) Telerik
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