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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 79 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 23 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.76% 3.30% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.42% 12.18% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 31
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
358 353 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.45% 27.11% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 327 266
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -12 23 £32,000 -14.66% 6
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 58 (75.32%) Apple iOS
2 45 (58.44%) Java
3 37 (48.05%) Windows
4 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 26 (33.77%) .NET
5 26 (33.77%) Android Development
6 25 (32.47%) C#
7 24 (31.17%) SQL
7 24 (31.17%) iOS Development
8 22 (28.57%) HTML
9 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
10 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
10 19 (24.68%) JUnit
10 19 (24.68%) Blackberry
11 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
11 18 (23.38%) Selenium
12 17 (22.08%) Mobile App
12 17 (22.08%) CSS
12 17 (22.08%) C++
12 17 (22.08%) Objective-C
12 17 (22.08%) MVC
12 17 (22.08%) TDD
13 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
14 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
15 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (16.88%) Groovy
16 13 (16.88%) Oracle
17 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
18 11 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) PaaS
2 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
2 19 (24.68%) JUnit
3 18 (23.38%) Selenium
4 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
5 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
6 9 (11.69%) Robotium
6 9 (11.69%) Calabash
6 9 (11.69%) eggPlant
7 7 (9.09%) SoapUI
7 7 (9.09%) Mercurial
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (7.79%) Xcode
8 6 (7.79%) JBehave
9 5 (6.49%) JIRA
10 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.90%) Maven
12 2 (2.60%) Ant
12 2 (2.60%) Subversion
12 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
13 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) Test Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Graduate
5 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Junior
8 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
4 17 (22.08%) CSS
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 11 (14.29%) XML
6 10 (12.99%) WCF
6 10 (12.99%) REST
7 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.69%) WinForms
8 8 (10.39%) SOAP
8 8 (10.39%) HTML5
9 7 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (9.09%) jQuery
9 7 (9.09%) WPF
9 7 (9.09%) Silverlight
9 7 (9.09%) LINQ
9 7 (9.09%) Middleware
9 7 (9.09%) XSLT
10 5 (6.49%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Blackberry
2 17 (22.08%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.69%) Digital Media
4 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.09%) IPTV
5 7 (9.09%) GIS
6 6 (7.79%) iPad
7 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
8 4 (5.19%) iPhone
9 1 (1.30%) Open Source
9 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.30%) Replication
9 1 (1.30%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.30%) DTV
9 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 58 (75.32%) Apple iOS
2 37 (48.05%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) Windows Phone
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
4 6 (7.79%) Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Android Development
2 24 (31.17%) iOS Development
3 17 (22.08%) MVC
3 17 (22.08%) TDD
4 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (14.29%) BDD
6 11 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 11 (14.29%) OOD
7 8 (10.39%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.79%) Automation Testing
8 6 (7.79%) OO
8 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.49%) Product Management
10 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.90%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) C#
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 17 (22.08%) C++
5 17 (22.08%) Objective-C
6 13 (16.88%) Groovy
7 9 (11.69%) C
8 7 (9.09%) Perl
9 6 (7.79%) PHP
10 5 (6.49%) XAML
11 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.90%) Korn
12 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.88%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Xamarin
4 4 (5.19%) Perforce
5 3 (3.90%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) Apple
6 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.30%) Telerik
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