Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 69 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Android 31 79 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.77% 4.06% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 16.92% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 72 65
Wales median annual salary £37,625 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.94% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,475 £26,025 £22,700
90th Percentile £49,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 423 467 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.21% 24.01% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 361 374 473
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Wales

Android
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Android in Wales

Android
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Wales over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Android in Wales

Android
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 March 2019. 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
South Wales -27 25 £37,625 -5.94% 2
North Wales +9 4 £42,500 +6.25%
West Wales +4 2 £28,250 -29.74% 1
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Android.

1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
3 16 (51.61%) Android Development
4 9 (29.03%) Mobile Development
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
5 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
6 7 (22.58%) ES6
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) JSON
7 6 (19.35%) SQLite
7 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
7 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) React Native
7 6 (19.35%) React
7 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
7 6 (19.35%) Android SDK
7 6 (19.35%) RxJava
7 6 (19.35%) Retrofit
7 6 (19.35%) Dagger
7 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Slack
3 1 (3.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) RS-232
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQLite
2 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (6.45%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) Android Studio
3 4 (12.90%) Babel
3 4 (12.90%) webpack
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.23%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) fastlane
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Android Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) RESTful
2 6 (19.35%) Android SDK
2 6 (19.35%) Dagger
2 6 (19.35%) JSON
2 6 (19.35%) React
2 6 (19.35%) React Native
2 6 (19.35%) Retrofit
2 6 (19.35%) RxJava
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) Redux
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) OAuth
6 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) User Experience
4 3 (9.68%) Digital TV
4 3 (9.68%) IPTV
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Native
5 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
5 2 (6.45%) iPhone
5 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.23%) Handset
6 1 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Android Development
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (29.03%) Mobile Development
4 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (19.35%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 4 (12.90%) Functional Programming
8 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) ES6
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) Objective-C
6 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
6 3 (9.68%) Kotlin
7 2 (6.45%) C
7 2 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) ES7
8 1 (3.23%) Delphi
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 13485
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin