The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 212 206 173
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 45 39 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.58% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.62% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 78
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +6.84%
Mobile Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7047 6326 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.24% 94.52% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5440 5905
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Mobile Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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 -8 35 £35,000 +6.06% 7
Cheshire -8 6 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Lancashire +3 4 £37,500 -
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title.

1 72 (81.82%) Android
2 68 (77.27%) Apple iOS
3 56 (63.64%) Mobile App
4 48 (54.55%) Android Development
5 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (46.59%) Objective-C
6 41 (46.59%) HTML
7 38 (43.18%) iOS Development
8 37 (42.05%) Windows
9 36 (40.91%) Windows Phone
10 31 (35.23%) Java
11 24 (27.27%) OO
12 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
12 23 (26.14%) Degree
12 23 (26.14%) HTML5
13 22 (25.00%) CSS
13 22 (25.00%) Blackberry
14 21 (23.86%) OOP
15 20 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
16 18 (20.45%) C#
17 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
17 17 (19.32%) Apple
18 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
18 16 (18.18%) iOS SDK
18 16 (18.18%) Cocoa
19 15 (17.05%) Web Services
20 14 (15.91%) TDD
20 14 (15.91%) iPhone
20 14 (15.91%) iPad
21 13 (14.77%) .NET

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Mobile Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
1 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQLite
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Xcode
1 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) NUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Gradle
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.55%) Robotium
3 4 (4.55%) Ant
3 4 (4.55%) JUnit
4 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) WebObjects
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.14%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.14%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (7.95%) Games
2 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Back Office
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.59%) HTML
2 23 (26.14%) HTML5
3 22 (25.00%) CSS
4 16 (18.18%) Cocoa
4 16 (18.18%) iOS SDK
5 15 (17.05%) Web Services
6 13 (14.77%) .NET
7 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 11 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
9 10 (11.36%) UIKit
9 10 (11.36%) XML
9 10 (11.36%) J2ME
9 10 (11.36%) RESTful
10 8 (9.09%) WebGL
10 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.09%) Android SDK
11 5 (5.68%) REST
11 5 (5.68%) XHTML
11 5 (5.68%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 22 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 14 (15.91%) iPhone
3 14 (15.91%) iPad
4 12 (13.64%) User Experience
5 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.95%) Mobile Games
6 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.68%) Social Media
8 2 (2.27%) Telematics
8 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 72 (81.82%) Android
2 68 (77.27%) Apple iOS
3 37 (42.05%) Windows
4 36 (40.91%) Windows Phone
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Android Development
2 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (43.18%) iOS Development
4 24 (27.27%) OO
5 21 (23.86%) OOP
6 20 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
7 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
8 14 (15.91%) TDD
9 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.36%) Use Case
10 10 (11.36%) UML
11 8 (9.09%) Project Management
12 7 (7.95%) Scrum
12 7 (7.95%) Web Development
13 6 (6.82%) OOD
14 5 (5.68%) Pair Programming
14 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 5 (5.68%) MVVM
15 4 (4.55%) BDD
15 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.59%) Objective-C
2 31 (35.23%) Java
3 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.45%) C#
5 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.68%) XAML
6 4 (4.55%) C
6 4 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) SQL
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.14%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 23 (26.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Apple
2 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.64%) Symbian
4 8 (9.09%) Xamarin
5 7 (7.95%) Google
6 5 (5.68%) Facebook
7 2 (2.27%) Kony
8 1 (1.14%) Sencha
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