Period
to 24 September 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 96 106
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 32 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.68% 1.78% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.21% 7.29% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 27
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £16,000 £21,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £50,000 £53,700
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 390 480 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.53% 24.44% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 323 412 468
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,175
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -4.28% +8.82%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,125 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 September 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 September 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 -14 29 £38,750 -3.13% 8
North Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 27 (84.38%) Apple iOS
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) Android Development
5 9 (28.13%) User Experience
6 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Games
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.88%) REST
7 7 (21.88%) OO
7 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
8 6 (18.75%) OOP
8 6 (18.75%) C++
8 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) RESTful
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) SDLC
10 4 (12.50%) OAuth2
10 4 (12.50%) DevOps
10 4 (12.50%) Xamarin

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 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Azure
2 3 (9.38%) AWS
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
4 1 (3.13%) GCP
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.25%) RS-232
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) GIS
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) IAM Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) React Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
1 7 (21.88%) REST
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) RESTful
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) DirectX
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (12.50%) LDAP
3 4 (12.50%) OAuth
3 4 (12.50%) OAuth2
3 4 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 4 (12.50%) Qt
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) Java EE
4 3 (9.38%) React
4 3 (9.38%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Apple iOS
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Android Development
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (21.88%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 6 (18.75%) OOP
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) Game Development
7 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Kotlin
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.13%) Clojure
7 1 (3.13%) Elixir
7 1 (3.13%) Erlang
7 1 (3.13%) ES6
7 1 (3.13%) ES7
7 1 (3.13%) Haskell
7 1 (3.13%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CISSP
3 3 (9.38%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 13485
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce