The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 225 221 207
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 29 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Mobile Application Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the North West region.

Mobile Application Development Salary Trend in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Mobile Application Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 16 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Cheshire +9 13 £41,250 +3.12% 7
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile Application Development.

1 68 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 51 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (47.06%) C#
3 32 (47.06%) HTML
3 32 (47.06%) Apple iOS
4 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
5 29 (42.65%) SDLC
6 28 (41.18%) CSS
7 27 (39.71%) Java
7 27 (39.71%) .NET
8 26 (38.24%) C++
9 23 (33.82%) iOS Development
10 22 (32.35%) Android
11 21 (30.88%) iPhone
12 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
13 19 (27.94%) MVC
13 19 (27.94%) HTML5
14 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 17 (25.00%) Windows
14 17 (25.00%) jQuery
15 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
15 16 (23.53%) Retail
15 16 (23.53%) Web Services
16 15 (22.06%) Objective-C
16 15 (22.06%) Windows Mobile
16 15 (22.06%) Web Development
16 15 (22.06%) User Experience
16 15 (22.06%) Mobile Development
16 15 (22.06%) Web Application Development
17 14 (20.59%) OO

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.71%) Apache
2 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.88%) JBoss
2 4 (5.88%) Node.js
2 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.88%) Jetty
2 4 (5.88%) Liferay
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Wireless
2 4 (5.88%) GPRS
2 4 (5.88%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.41%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Subversion
3 9 (13.24%) JIRA
4 8 (11.76%) Xcode
5 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (5.88%) Maven
6 4 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (4.41%) Grunt
7 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.41%) JUnit
7 3 (4.41%) Selenium
7 3 (4.41%) TestNG
7 3 (4.41%) MyEclipse
8 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (23.53%) Retail
2 14 (20.59%) Finance
3 10 (14.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) iOS Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Junior
5 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Junior Web Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) HTML
2 28 (41.18%) CSS
3 27 (39.71%) .NET
4 19 (27.94%) HTML5
5 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (25.00%) jQuery
6 16 (23.53%) Web Services
6 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 13 (19.12%) REST
8 10 (14.71%) WCF
8 10 (14.71%) J2ME
9 8 (11.76%) Spring
9 8 (11.76%) iOS SDK
10 7 (10.29%) WPF
10 7 (10.29%) XML
10 7 (10.29%) Java EE
11 6 (8.82%) JSON
11 6 (8.82%) LAMP
11 6 (8.82%) RESTful
11 6 (8.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 21 (30.88%) iPhone
3 15 (22.06%) User Experience
4 13 (19.12%) iPad
5 10 (14.71%) Blackberry
6 9 (13.24%) Social Media
7 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
10 4 (5.88%) Device Driver
11 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
12 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
13 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
13 1 (1.47%) Telematics
13 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 22 (32.35%) Android
3 17 (25.00%) Windows
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Phone
6 4 (5.88%) Windows CE
6 4 (5.88%) Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) SDLC
3 23 (33.82%) iOS Development
4 19 (27.94%) MVC
5 15 (22.06%) Web Development
5 15 (22.06%) Web Application Development
5 15 (22.06%) Mobile Development
6 14 (20.59%) OO
7 13 (19.12%) Risk Management
7 13 (19.12%) Scrum
7 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.65%) OOP
9 10 (14.71%) UML
9 10 (14.71%) TDD
9 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
9 10 (14.71%) Android Development
9 10 (14.71%) Use Case
9 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
9 10 (14.71%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C#
2 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
3 27 (39.71%) Java
4 26 (38.24%) C++
5 15 (22.06%) Objective-C
6 14 (20.59%) PHP
7 9 (13.24%) SQL
8 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.41%) C
9 3 (4.41%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.94%) Python
11 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
2 5 (7.35%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Symbian
3 6 (8.82%) Apple
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Facebook
5 3 (4.41%) Twitter
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