Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 96 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 -30 +36
Permanent jobs citing Android 50 41 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.18% 1.91% 3.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 8.82% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 64
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,881 £28,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £58,375
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 390 465 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.00% 21.63% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 249 264 367
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £58,025 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Glasgow

Android
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Android in Glasgow

Android
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Android.

1 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (68.00%) Apple iOS
3 26 (52.00%) Android Development
4 24 (48.00%) Mobile Development
5 22 (44.00%) iOS Development
6 20 (40.00%) Android SDK
6 20 (40.00%) Degree
7 18 (36.00%) Xamarin
8 17 (34.00%) User Experience
8 17 (34.00%) Java
9 16 (32.00%) Mobile App
10 15 (30.00%) RESTful
11 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
11 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
12 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (20.00%) Scrum
13 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
13 10 (20.00%) JIRA
13 10 (20.00%) Gradle
13 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 10 (20.00%) Android Studio
14 9 (18.00%) RxJava
14 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (18.00%) Analytics
14 9 (18.00%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (18.00%) REST
14 9 (18.00%) Confluence
14 9 (18.00%) Graphic Design
14 9 (18.00%) Publishing

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (18.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Firebase
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Android Studio
2 10 (20.00%) Gradle
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 9 (18.00%) Ant
3 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) Clang
4 1 (2.00%) GDB
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 9 (18.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) Android Developer
3 19 (38.00%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (24.00%) iOS Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Applications Developer
5 11 (22.00%) iOS Android Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Lead Android Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Lead Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 15 (30.00%) RESTful
3 9 (18.00%) REST
3 9 (18.00%) Retrofit
3 9 (18.00%) RxJava
4 8 (16.00%) Dagger
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.00%) JSON
6 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (8.00%) SOAP
6 4 (8.00%) Spring
7 2 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (2.00%) HTML
8 1 (2.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) XML
8 1 (2.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) User Experience
2 16 (32.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.00%) Graphic Design
4 8 (16.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (16.00%) STB
5 4 (8.00%) Tandem
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) Android Development
3 24 (48.00%) Mobile Development
4 22 (44.00%) iOS Development
5 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (18.00%) Analytics
7 9 (18.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.00%) Use Case
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) BDD
10 4 (8.00%) Kanban
11 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
12 2 (4.00%) Benchmarking
12 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (16.00%) Kotlin
4 6 (12.00%) C++
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (8.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) Assembly Language
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Apple