Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 192 200
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 40 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 0.44% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.46% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 18
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -6.67% +29.63%
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £66,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5451 4962 6098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.92% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3491 3083 3922
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 24 £41,250 -5.17%
Edinburgh -7 16 £47,500 -3.06%
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (80.00%) Android Development
3 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (60.00%) Mobile Development
5 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
6 16 (40.00%) Java
6 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (40.00%) Android Studio
7 15 (37.50%) iOS Development
7 15 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 14 (35.00%) Degree
8 14 (35.00%) Gradle
9 13 (32.50%) Android SDK
9 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
11 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 10 (25.00%) User Experience
11 10 (25.00%) JIRA
12 9 (22.50%) REST
12 9 (22.50%) Confluence
12 9 (22.50%) Ant
12 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
12 9 (22.50%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (22.50%) Xamarin
12 9 (22.50%) Analytics
12 9 (22.50%) RxJava
12 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
13 8 (20.00%) Firebase
13 8 (20.00%) Kotlin
13 8 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (22.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Firebase
2 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Android Studio
3 14 (35.00%) Gradle
4 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (25.00%) JIRA
5 9 (22.50%) Ant
6 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.00%) Subversion
9 1 (2.50%) Maven
9 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Android SDK
2 9 (22.50%) REST
2 9 (22.50%) RxJava
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) Core Data
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) User Experience
2 8 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 8 (20.00%) STB
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Android Development
2 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Mobile Development
4 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (37.50%) iOS Development
6 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
7 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
8 9 (22.50%) Analytics
8 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
9 8 (20.00%) Use Case
10 5 (12.50%) Scrum
10 5 (12.50%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
11 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.00%) Benchmarking
12 2 (5.00%) Open Source
12 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
12 2 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
3 8 (20.00%) Kotlin
4 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PSD2
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Xamarin
2 5 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe