The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 94 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Android 78 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.88% 2.65% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.47% 11.05% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 70 58 58
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,725 £31,750 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £64,125 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 539 688 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.89% 23.96% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 768 920 980
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,425 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Scotland

Android
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Android in Scotland

Android
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Android in Scotland

Android
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 28 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh -21 21 £42,500 +7.59% 6
Dundee - 18 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £22,500 -
South Lanarkshire -1 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Falkirk - 2 £38,750 -
Stirling 0 1 £26,000 -49.26%
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Android.

1 95 (69.34%) Apple iOS
2 69 (50.36%) Android Development
3 67 (48.91%) Java
4 62 (45.26%) iOS Development
5 59 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (39.42%) Mobile Development
7 51 (37.23%) Degree
8 49 (35.77%) Software Engineering
9 46 (33.58%) Windows
10 45 (32.85%) C#
11 44 (32.12%) Mobile App
12 40 (29.20%) Linux
13 35 (25.55%) Xamarin
14 33 (24.09%) .NET
15 31 (22.63%) C++
16 27 (19.71%) JavaScript
16 27 (19.71%) OO
17 26 (18.98%) C
18 24 (17.52%) Spring
19 22 (16.06%) PHP
20 21 (15.33%) Hibernate
21 20 (14.60%) Python
21 20 (14.60%) Subversion
22 19 (13.87%) HTML
22 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
23 18 (13.14%) Firmware
23 18 (13.14%) Banking
23 18 (13.14%) Computer Science
23 18 (13.14%) Jenkins
24 17 (12.41%) Unit Testing

Android
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 17 (12.41%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.95%) Apache
2 15 (10.95%) CMS
3 3 (2.19%) IIS
3 3 (2.19%) JBoss
3 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.46%) nginx
5 1 (0.73%) Confluence
5 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.73%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.92%) InDesign
3 4 (2.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.38%) SaaS
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.46%) GitHub
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.92%) SSL
3 3 (2.19%) Internet
3 3 (2.19%) VoIP
4 2 (1.46%) SMS
4 2 (1.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.73%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.73%) DHCP
5 1 (0.73%) DNS
5 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.95%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.30%) MySQL
4 5 (3.65%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.46%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.73%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.73%) Power BI
7 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (14.60%) Subversion
2 18 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.22%) Maven
4 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.38%) Android Studio
6 4 (2.92%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.92%) JUnit
7 3 (2.19%) Ant
7 3 (2.19%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.19%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.19%) Gradle
7 3 (2.19%) HttpUnit
7 3 (2.19%) JMeter
8 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.46%) JIRA
8 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.46%) Xcode
9 1 (0.73%) GDB
9 1 (0.73%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (13.14%) Banking
2 17 (12.41%) Electronics
3 13 (9.49%) Finance
4 4 (2.92%) Games
5 3 (2.19%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (62.77%) Developer
2 29 (21.17%) Software Engineer
3 24 (17.52%) Android Developer
4 21 (15.33%) Senior Developer
5 20 (14.60%) iOS Developer
5 20 (14.60%) Mobile Developer
6 19 (13.87%) Java Developer
7 16 (11.68%) Software Developer
8 15 (10.95%) iOS Android Developer
9 13 (9.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) Senior Android Developer
11 8 (5.84%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Graduate
11 8 (5.84%) Mobile Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Xamarin Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Analyst
12 7 (5.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 6 (4.38%) Junior
13 6 (4.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.09%) .NET
2 24 (17.52%) Spring
3 21 (15.33%) Hibernate
4 19 (13.87%) HTML
5 16 (11.68%) AngularJS
6 14 (10.22%) CSS
6 14 (10.22%) J2EE
6 14 (10.22%) JPA
6 14 (10.22%) JSP
6 14 (10.22%) Servlets
7 13 (9.49%) Web Services
8 12 (8.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (8.03%) HTML5
9 11 (8.03%) JSON
10 10 (7.30%) SOAP
11 9 (6.57%) CSS3
11 9 (6.57%) RESTful
12 8 (5.84%) Angular 2
12 8 (5.84%) XML
13 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (32.12%) Mobile App
2 18 (13.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.11%) Arduino
3 7 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.11%) Raspberry Pi
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.92%) Tandem
5 3 (2.19%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.19%) User Experience
5 3 (2.19%) W3C
6 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 95 (69.34%) Apple iOS
2 46 (33.58%) Windows
3 40 (29.20%) Linux
4 7 (5.11%) VxWorks
5 4 (2.92%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.19%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.46%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.46%) Solaris
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.73%) Unix
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.36%) Android Development
2 62 (45.26%) iOS Development
3 59 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (39.42%) Mobile Development
5 49 (35.77%) Software Engineering
6 27 (19.71%) OO
7 17 (12.41%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (12.41%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.68%) TDD
9 15 (10.95%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.95%) Scrum
10 14 (10.22%) Web Application Development
11 12 (8.76%) Front End Development
11 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.57%) Web Development
13 7 (5.11%) Kanban
13 7 (5.11%) Project Planning
13 7 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (5.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.91%) Java
2 45 (32.85%) C#
3 31 (22.63%) C++
4 27 (19.71%) JavaScript
5 26 (18.98%) C
6 22 (16.06%) PHP
7 20 (14.60%) Python
8 17 (12.41%) VB
9 14 (10.22%) Objective-C
10 13 (9.49%) Perl
10 13 (9.49%) Ruby
11 12 (8.76%) Bash Shell
11 12 (8.76%) SQL
12 8 (5.84%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.92%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.19%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.46%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (37.23%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.73%) ISEB
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) Firmware
2 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.46%) Docker
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) Rancher
3 1 (0.73%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 35 (25.55%) Xamarin
2 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.22%) Alterian
4 11 (8.03%) Oracle
5 5 (3.65%) VMware
6 4 (2.92%) Adobe
7 3 (2.19%) Citrix
7 3 (2.19%) Google
8 1 (0.73%) Intel
8 1 (0.73%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.73%) Novell
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