Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 68 89
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Android 43 61 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.62% 2.80% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.83% 13.35% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 46
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +8.43% +18.57%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,625 £57,000 £63,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 549 457 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.73% 20.94% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 348 307 378
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.06% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Android in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Android.

1 29 (67.44%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
5 19 (44.19%) CSS
5 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) HTML
6 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
7 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.23%) Spring
9 12 (27.91%) PHP
9 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 12 (27.91%) HTML5
9 12 (27.91%) Android Development
10 11 (25.58%) CSS3
11 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 10 (23.26%) Advertising
12 9 (20.93%) Subversion
12 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
13 8 (18.60%) SaaS
13 8 (18.60%) Web Development
13 8 (18.60%) C#
14 7 (16.28%) Maven
14 7 (16.28%) Ant
14 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
14 7 (16.28%) RESTful
14 7 (16.28%) Social Media
14 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
14 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
15 6 (13.95%) React Native

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) SaaS
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 7 (16.28%) Ant
3 7 (16.28%) Maven
4 5 (11.63%) Android Studio
5 3 (6.98%) Gradle
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.26%) Advertising
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Java Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Android Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Magento Developer
7 2 (4.65%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) CSS
1 19 (44.19%) HTML
2 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
3 13 (30.23%) Spring
4 12 (27.91%) HTML5
5 11 (25.58%) CSS3
6 7 (16.28%) RESTful
7 6 (13.95%) React
7 6 (13.95%) React Native
7 6 (13.95%) Web Services
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.30%) Node.js
9 3 (6.98%) .NET
9 3 (6.98%) Laravel
10 2 (4.65%) Android SDK
10 2 (4.65%) REST
10 2 (4.65%) Symfony
10 2 (4.65%) XML
11 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
11 1 (2.33%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
1 7 (16.28%) Social Media
2 6 (13.95%) Digital Signage
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
2 12 (27.91%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
3 12 (27.91%) Android Development
4 8 (18.60%) Web Development
5 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.95%) Mobile Development
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) MVC
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) MVVM
9 2 (4.65%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) PHP
4 8 (18.60%) C#
5 6 (13.95%) Objective-C
6 5 (11.63%) Apple Swift
7 4 (9.30%) Kotlin
7 4 (9.30%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) SQL
9 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.65%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Apigee
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com