Android Jobs in Scotland

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Android skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Android over the 6 months leading up to 15 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 215 171 135
Rank change year-on-year -44 -36 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 67 44 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.98% 1.03% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.69% 6.04% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 69
10th Percentile £26,600 £30,250 £49,000
25th Percentile £31,813 £35,000 £56,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,250 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,934 £70,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% -4.17% +9.09%

All Operating Systems
Scotland

Android falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 771 728 1,001
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 11.27% 17.00% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 422 409 550
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £65,313
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,508 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Scotland

Android
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in Scotland.

Salary trend for Android in Scotland

Android
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 June 2024.

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 6 months to 15 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -67 42 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Edinburgh +15 10 £70,000 +3.70% 5
Dundee - 9 £11,621 -
Aberdeen -13 4 £28,000 -51.30% 1
Stirling - 2 £31,500 - 4
Android
UK

Android
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Google Play
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (13.43%) Azure
4 4 (5.97%) SaaS
5 3 (4.48%) GCP
6 2 (2.99%) Entra ID
7 1 (1.49%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (14.93%) WAN
2 9 (13.43%) VLAN
3 7 (10.45%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) DNS
6 1 (1.49%) Network Security
6 1 (1.49%) SNMP
6 1 (1.49%) VoIP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Android Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Git
3 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 30 (44.78%) Banking
3 28 (41.79%) Law
4 25 (37.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 25 (37.31%) Investment Banking
5 12 (17.91%) Social Skills
6 3 (4.48%) Retail
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Android Engineer
2 25 (37.31%) Android Software Engineer
2 25 (37.31%) Software Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) IT Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) IT Support
6 9 (13.43%) Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Lead
10 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Lead Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior
11 3 (4.48%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (4.48%) Senior Android Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Deskside Analyst
12 2 (2.99%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) Android Jetpack
1 28 (41.79%) Jetpack Compose
2 7 (10.45%) RESTful
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) React
4 3 (4.48%) Ajax
4 3 (4.48%) Android SDK
4 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.48%) Backbone.js
4 3 (4.48%) CSS3
4 3 (4.48%) HTML5
4 3 (4.48%) jQuery
4 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.48%) LESS
4 3 (4.48%) Sass
4 3 (4.48%) Vue
4 3 (4.48%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Algorithms
2 14 (20.90%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.96%) iPhone
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Onboarding
4 3 (4.48%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Product Ownership
4 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.49%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Agile
2 29 (43.28%) CI/CD
2 29 (43.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 28 (41.79%) MVVM
4 26 (38.81%) Software Engineering
5 25 (37.31%) Artificial Intelligence
5 25 (37.31%) Community of Practice
5 25 (37.31%) Machine Learning
5 25 (37.31%) Operational Stability
5 25 (37.31%) SDLC
5 25 (37.31%) Visualisation
6 10 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (11.94%) User Experience
8 7 (10.45%) Patch Management
9 6 (8.96%) Design Patterns
9 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
9 6 (8.96%) Service Management
10 5 (7.46%) Coaching
10 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) Kotlin
2 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.46%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) Swift
3 5 (7.46%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.49%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.49%) Bash
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) SOC 2
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) VxRail
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Google
2 10 (14.93%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Apple
4 3 (4.48%) Polycom
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) Meraki
5 1 (1.49%) Mitel
5 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.49%) Xamarin