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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 42 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.12% 3.04% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.57% 11.78% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 12
Average salary £32,250 £36,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% +2.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £32,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £44,400
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
363 331 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.93% 25.82% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 327 305 247
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 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 30 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 0 39 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North Wales - 2 £15,000 -
West Wales +11 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 60 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 50 (59.52%) Java
3 39 (46.43%) Windows
4 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 32 (38.10%) Android Development
6 28 (33.33%) C#
6 28 (33.33%) SQL
6 28 (33.33%) .NET
7 27 (32.14%) iOS Development
8 24 (28.57%) C++
9 23 (27.38%) HTML
10 20 (23.81%) Objective-C
10 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 20 (23.81%) Blackberry
11 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
11 19 (22.62%) CSS
11 19 (22.62%) TDD
11 19 (22.62%) Cucumber
12 18 (21.43%) MVC
12 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.24%) Selenium
14 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (19.05%) JUnit
15 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
16 14 (16.67%) Mobile App
17 13 (15.48%) Oracle
17 13 (15.48%) XML
17 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
17 13 (15.48%) Groovy

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) IaaS
2 2 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Cucumber
2 17 (20.24%) Selenium
3 16 (19.05%) JUnit
4 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 9 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (10.71%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.71%) Robotium
5 9 (10.71%) eggPlant
5 9 (10.71%) Calabash
5 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.14%) JBehave
7 6 (7.14%) Xcode
8 5 (5.95%) JIRA
9 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.19%) Maven
10 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (9.52%) Multimedia
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Developer
2 22 (26.19%) Test Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 13 (15.48%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Analyst
5 11 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Graduate
8 7 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Android Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Tester
10 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Junior
10 5 (5.95%) Programmer
11 4 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) .NET
2 23 (27.38%) HTML
3 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (22.62%) CSS
4 13 (15.48%) XML
5 12 (14.29%) WinForms
5 12 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.29%) WCF
6 11 (13.10%) Web Services
7 10 (11.90%) WPF
8 9 (10.71%) Silverlight
8 9 (10.71%) LINQ
8 9 (10.71%) jQuery
8 9 (10.71%) XSLT
8 9 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (10.71%) REST
9 8 (9.52%) SOAP
10 7 (8.33%) Middleware
10 7 (8.33%) HTML5
11 6 (7.14%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 14 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.71%) GIS
3 9 (10.71%) Digital Media
4 7 (8.33%) IPTV
5 6 (7.14%) iPad
5 6 (7.14%) iPhone
6 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.38%) DTV
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Replication
8 1 (1.19%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.19%) Open Source
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 60 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 39 (46.43%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Phone
4 7 (8.33%) Linux
5 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Android Development
2 27 (32.14%) iOS Development
3 19 (22.62%) TDD
4 18 (21.43%) MVC
5 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.10%) BDD
8 10 (11.90%) OOD
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (9.52%) SOA
10 6 (7.14%) Automation Testing
10 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.95%) OO
12 4 (4.76%) Low Latency
12 4 (4.76%) Test Scripting
12 4 (4.76%) Product Management
12 4 (4.76%) Regression Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) Java
2 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.33%) C#
3 28 (33.33%) SQL
4 24 (28.57%) C++
5 20 (23.81%) Objective-C
6 13 (15.48%) Groovy
7 12 (14.29%) C
8 7 (8.33%) Perl
9 6 (7.14%) PHP
10 5 (5.95%) XAML
11 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.57%) Korn
12 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.76%) Perforce
5 3 (3.57%) Apple
5 3 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.19%) Telerik
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