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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 193 216 221
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 57 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 51
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £20,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £63,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -15 23 £37,500 +19.04% 3
Lancashire +19 21 £30,000 +50.00% 2
Cheshire +6 13 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Mobile Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 67 (76.14%) HTML
3 50 (56.82%) CSS
4 47 (53.41%) HTML5
5 45 (51.14%) JavaScript
6 38 (43.18%) Android
7 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (40.91%) Apple iOS
8 36 (40.91%) PHP
9 33 (37.50%) MySQL
10 32 (36.36%) SQL
11 30 (34.09%) iOS Development
12 29 (32.95%) jQuery
12 29 (32.95%) CSS3
13 28 (31.82%) MVC
14 27 (30.68%) Android Development
15 24 (27.27%) .NET
16 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
16 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
17 22 (25.00%) OO
17 22 (25.00%) Linux
18 21 (23.86%) PHP5
18 21 (23.86%) OOP
19 20 (22.73%) Windows
20 19 (21.59%) Zend
21 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
21 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
21 18 (20.45%) CMS
22 17 (19.32%) WordPress
22 17 (19.32%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (20.45%) CMS
2 17 (19.32%) WordPress
3 7 (7.95%) Apache
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.68%) Drupal
6 4 (4.55%) concrete5
6 4 (4.55%) Commerce Server
6 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (4.55%) Confluence
7 1 (1.14%) Node.js
7 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) MySQL
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.82%) Xcode
3 6 (6.82%) Subversion
4 4 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (10.23%) Marketing
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) PHP Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Web Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Applications Developer
7 9 (10.23%) iOS Developer
8 7 (7.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (6.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 5 (5.68%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (5.68%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (4.55%) UI Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Development Manager
11 4 (4.55%) UI Programmer
12 3 (3.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (76.14%) HTML
2 50 (56.82%) CSS
3 47 (53.41%) HTML5
4 29 (32.95%) jQuery
4 29 (32.95%) CSS3
5 24 (27.27%) .NET
6 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
7 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
8 16 (18.18%) Backbone.js
9 15 (17.05%) Web Services
10 13 (14.77%) REST
11 12 (13.64%) Zend Framework
12 10 (11.36%) XML
13 9 (10.23%) Ajax
13 9 (10.23%) .NET Framework
13 9 (10.23%) iOS SDK
14 8 (9.09%) Symfony
14 8 (9.09%) Cocoa
14 8 (9.09%) Android SDK
15 7 (7.95%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.95%) User Experience
3 5 (5.68%) iPad
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) FMCG
4 4 (4.55%) iPhone
5 3 (3.41%) W3C
6 2 (2.27%) Social Media
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.14%) SCORM
7 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.18%) Android
2 36 (40.91%) Apple iOS
3 22 (25.00%) Linux
4 20 (22.73%) Windows
5 15 (17.05%) Windows Phone
6 5 (5.68%) UNIX
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) iOS Development
3 28 (31.82%) MVC
4 27 (30.68%) Android Development
5 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
6 22 (25.00%) OO
7 21 (23.86%) OOP
8 13 (14.77%) Project Management
8 13 (14.77%) Scrum
8 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
9 11 (12.50%) Web Development
10 7 (7.95%) TDD
11 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.68%) OOD
12 5 (5.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.55%) UML
13 4 (4.55%) Project Planning
13 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.91%) PHP
3 32 (36.36%) SQL
4 21 (23.86%) PHP5
5 17 (19.32%) Objective-C
5 17 (19.32%) Java
6 15 (17.05%) C#
7 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.82%) XAML
8 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.68%) Perl
9 2 (2.27%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) C
10 1 (1.14%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Zend
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) Google
4 8 (9.09%) Apple
5 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.55%) ATG
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) IBM
5 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.55%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
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