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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 79 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 22 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 3.76% 4.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.05% 15.12% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 54
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £74,300 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
312 344 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.20% 24.89% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 288 320 288
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -19 19 £22,500 -50.00% 4
West Wales +1 3 £22,500 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 51 (73.91%) Apple iOS
2 36 (52.17%) Java
3 32 (46.38%) Windows
4 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 19 (27.54%) .NET
7 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 17 (24.64%) C#
8 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
8 17 (24.64%) iOS Development
9 16 (23.19%) Android Development
9 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
9 16 (23.19%) HTML
9 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.19%) Blackberry
10 15 (21.74%) JUnit
10 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 15 (21.74%) TDD
11 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
12 13 (18.84%) Selenium
12 13 (18.84%) Objective-C
13 12 (17.39%) Degree
13 12 (17.39%) SQL
13 12 (17.39%) OOD
14 11 (15.94%) Web Services
14 11 (15.94%) MVC
14 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
14 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
15 10 (14.49%) REST
15 10 (14.49%) BDD

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (5.80%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.90%) uiautomator
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
2 15 (21.74%) JUnit
3 13 (18.84%) Selenium
4 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.59%) Calabash
5 8 (11.59%) eggPlant
5 8 (11.59%) Robotium
6 7 (10.14%) SoapUI
7 6 (8.70%) JBehave
8 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.25%) Maven
9 4 (5.80%) Ant
9 4 (5.80%) Subversion
9 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.35%) JIRA
10 3 (4.35%) Appium
11 2 (2.90%) Xcode
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Test Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Graduate
5 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Tester
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Junior
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.25%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 11 (15.94%) Web Services
5 10 (14.49%) REST
6 9 (13.04%) CSS
6 9 (13.04%) SOAP
7 7 (10.14%) XML
7 7 (10.14%) HTML5
8 6 (8.70%) jQuery
9 5 (7.25%) iOS SDK
9 5 (7.25%) Spring
9 5 (7.25%) WCF
9 5 (7.25%) J2EE
9 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.80%) WinForms
10 4 (5.80%) Middleware
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.35%) SignalR
12 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
2 16 (23.19%) Blackberry
3 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.14%) iPhone
4 7 (10.14%) iPad
5 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.80%) IPTV
7 2 (2.90%) GIS
7 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.45%) Replication
8 1 (1.45%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 51 (73.91%) Apple iOS
2 32 (46.38%) Windows
3 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
3 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Phone
4 5 (7.25%) Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.45%) UNIX
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) iOS Development
3 16 (23.19%) Android Development
4 15 (21.74%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) OOD
6 11 (15.94%) MVC
6 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.49%) BDD
7 10 (14.49%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (11.59%) SOA
8 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.14%) OO
9 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.70%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.25%) OOP
12 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.80%) Test Planning
12 4 (5.80%) Product Management
12 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) C#
4 13 (18.84%) Objective-C
5 12 (17.39%) SQL
6 9 (13.04%) C++
7 8 (11.59%) Groovy
8 5 (7.25%) XAML
8 5 (7.25%) C
9 3 (4.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) Python
10 1 (1.45%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Apple
3 5 (7.25%) Xamarin
4 4 (5.80%) Perforce
5 3 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.45%) Telerik
7 1 (1.45%) Websense
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