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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / Scotland
Rank 79 78 77
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Android 62 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.72% 2.79% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.28% 12.86% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 54
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +21.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,450
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 467 630 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.50% 21.66% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 269 380 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Edinburgh +14 39 £43,750 +0.57% 6
Glasgow +19 17 £47,500 +25.00% 4
West Lothian -8 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 83 (68.60%) Apple iOS
2 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (55.37%) Java
4 60 (49.59%) Android Development
5 48 (39.67%) Mobile App
6 41 (33.88%) Mobile Development
7 39 (32.23%) iOS Development
7 39 (32.23%) Software Engineering
8 33 (27.27%) Degree
9 28 (23.14%) C#
10 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
11 26 (21.49%) .NET
12 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
12 23 (19.01%) Xamarin
13 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
15 19 (15.70%) Hibernate
15 19 (15.70%) Objective-C
15 19 (15.70%) HTML
15 19 (15.70%) Spring
16 18 (14.88%) C++
16 18 (14.88%) OO
17 17 (14.05%) Subversion
17 17 (14.05%) AngularJS
18 16 (13.22%) Linux
18 16 (13.22%) CSS
19 15 (12.40%) Windows
19 15 (12.40%) PHP
19 15 (12.40%) Maven
19 15 (12.40%) Ruby

Android
Top Related 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 13 (10.74%) CMS
2 12 (9.92%) Apache
2 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.48%) JBoss
3 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.48%) Fishtalk
1 3 (2.48%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.79%) SaaS
3 5 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.83%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Internet
1 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.31%) DHCP
2 4 (3.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) SMS
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.31%) MySQL
5 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.05%) Subversion
3 15 (12.40%) Maven
4 13 (10.74%) Jenkins
5 11 (9.09%) Android Studio
6 5 (4.13%) Ant
6 5 (4.13%) Genymotion
7 3 (2.48%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.48%) JUnit
8 2 (1.65%) Gradle
8 2 (1.65%) HttpUnit
8 2 (1.65%) JMeter
9 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.83%) JIRA
9 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 7 (5.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Automotive
3 5 (4.13%) Games
4 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (57.85%) Developer
2 20 (16.53%) Senior Developer
2 20 (16.53%) Software Engineer
3 19 (15.70%) Android Developer
4 18 (14.88%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.57%) Senior Android Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Mobile Developer
7 11 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 10 (8.26%) Mobile Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Development Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) iOS Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Mobile Software Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Software Development Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.96%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) IT Support
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.49%) .NET
2 19 (15.70%) Hibernate
2 19 (15.70%) HTML
2 19 (15.70%) Spring
3 17 (14.05%) AngularJS
4 16 (13.22%) CSS
5 12 (9.92%) J2EE
5 12 (9.92%) JPA
5 12 (9.92%) JSP
5 12 (9.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (9.92%) Servlets
6 11 (9.09%) HTML5
6 11 (9.09%) RESTful
7 10 (8.26%) Angular 2
7 10 (8.26%) CSS3
8 8 (6.61%) .NET Core
8 8 (6.61%) Xamarin.iOS
8 8 (6.61%) XML
9 7 (5.79%) SOAP
9 7 (5.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (39.67%) Mobile App
2 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.96%) User Experience
4 5 (4.13%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.13%) Internet of Things
4 5 (4.13%) Social Media
5 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.48%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.48%) iPhone
7 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.65%) W3C
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 83 (68.60%) Apple iOS
2 16 (13.22%) Linux
3 15 (12.40%) Windows
4 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (49.59%) Android Development
3 41 (33.88%) Mobile Development
4 39 (32.23%) iOS Development
4 39 (32.23%) Software Engineering
5 18 (14.88%) OO
6 14 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.57%) Front End Development
7 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.92%) Web Application Development
9 11 (9.09%) TDD
10 10 (8.26%) Scrum
11 9 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.44%) Web Development
12 7 (5.79%) Open Source
13 6 (4.96%) Kanban
13 6 (4.96%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (4.13%) API Design
14 5 (4.13%) Cross-Platform Development
15 4 (3.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.37%) Java
2 28 (23.14%) C#
3 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.70%) Objective-C
5 18 (14.88%) C++
6 15 (12.40%) PHP
6 15 (12.40%) Ruby
7 11 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.09%) Perl
7 11 (9.09%) Python
8 7 (5.79%) Lua
9 6 (4.96%) C
9 6 (4.96%) SQL
10 5 (4.13%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.48%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.48%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.79%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.83%) XenApp
3 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Xamarin
2 12 (9.92%) Alterian
2 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) Perforce
3 7 (5.79%) VMware
4 4 (3.31%) Apple
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Adobe
5 2 (1.65%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) Intel
5 2 (1.65%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) Freescale
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Mitel
6 1 (0.83%) Xerox
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