The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 434 442 431
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 616 606 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.55% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 498 512 511
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iOS Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the UK.

iOS Developer Salary Trend in the UK

iOS Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iOS Developer over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

iOS Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
England +20 602 £47,500 - 100
London +27 390 £50,000 -9.09% 52
City of London -1 92 £45,000 -25.00% 18
South East +14 61 £40,000 - 8
East of England +41 48 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Yorkshire +8 28 £62,500 +119.29% 4
South West -12 28 £57,500 +64.28% 11
West Yorkshire +22 27 £62,500 +140.38% 4
Bristol -3 27 £57,500 +64.28% 5
North West -23 22 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Hertfordshire +12 21 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Surrey +21 20 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Leeds +19 18 £62,500 +81.15% 2
Ipswich - 18 £42,500 - 3
Suffolk - 18 £42,500 - 3
Kent +21 17 £40,000 -
Manchester -17 16 £42,500 - 5
Hampshire +4 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Basingstoke - 14 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 11 - -
Twickenham - 11 £45,000 -
Farnham - 10 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +4 9 £27,500 -27.63% 1
North East -5 9 £55,000 +150.00%
Tyne and Wear -5 9 £55,000 +150.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £41,500 -
West Midlands -31 8 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Leicestershire +19 7 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 7 £45,000 +104.54%
Oxfordshire +14 6 £34,500 -23.33% 1

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited iOS 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 iOS Developer in their job title.

1 1132 (99.82%) Apple iOS
2 1129 (99.56%) iOS Development
3 903 (79.63%) Objective-C
4 536 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
5 408 (35.98%) Android
6 398 (35.10%) Xcode
7 395 (34.83%) Mobile Development
8 368 (32.45%) Mobile App
9 356 (31.39%) iPhone
10 295 (26.01%) Apple Swift
11 278 (24.51%) Git (software)
12 271 (23.90%) Cocoa
13 267 (23.54%) Apple
14 259 (22.84%) iPad
15 245 (21.60%) Web Services
16 222 (19.58%) Degree
17 220 (19.40%) User Experience
18 216 (19.05%) OO
19 210 (18.52%) Cocoa Touch
20 203 (17.90%) iOS SDK
21 193 (17.02%) HTML
22 189 (16.67%) REST
23 188 (16.58%) JSON
24 175 (15.43%) TDD
25 166 (14.64%) JavaScript
26 163 (14.37%) Unit Testing
27 156 (13.76%) Subversion
27 156 (13.76%) Computer Science
28 144 (12.70%) RESTful
28 144 (12.70%) Android Development

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited iOS 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 iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (0.97%) Node.js
2 10 (0.88%) Apache Solr
3 6 (0.53%) Confluence
4 1 (0.088%) IIS
4 1 (0.088%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.088%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.26%) GitHub
3 3 (0.26%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.088%) Heroku
5 1 (0.088%) Trello
5 1 (0.088%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.26%) Internet
2 20 (1.76%) Bluetooth
3 13 (1.15%) HTTP
4 8 (0.71%) iBeacon
5 5 (0.44%) Wireless
6 4 (0.35%) VoIP
7 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.18%) RIP
8 2 (0.18%) SMS
8 2 (0.18%) NFC
8 2 (0.18%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.088%) UPnP
9 1 (0.088%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.088%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (3.70%) SQLite
2 15 (1.32%) MySQL
3 14 (1.23%) Big Data
4 12 (1.06%) SQL Server
5 10 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.62%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.26%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.26%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.088%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.088%) HBase
Development Applications
1 398 (35.10%) Xcode
2 278 (24.51%) Git (software)
3 156 (13.76%) Subversion
4 50 (4.41%) CocoaPods
5 48 (4.23%) JIRA
6 30 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 17 (1.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 10 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.88%) Hudson
10 9 (0.79%) Selenium
11 8 (0.71%) Calabash
11 8 (0.71%) Appium
12 6 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.26%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.26%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.18%) Moq
General
1 124 (10.93%) Finance
2 81 (7.14%) Marketing
3 59 (5.20%) Games
4 58 (5.11%) Retail
5 56 (4.94%) Banking
6 39 (3.44%) Advertising
7 20 (1.76%) Publishing
8 15 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.79%) Law
11 8 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.44%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.35%) iGaming
14 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.088%) Electronics
16 1 (0.088%) Legal
16 1 (0.088%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (23.90%) Cocoa
2 245 (21.60%) Web Services
3 210 (18.52%) Cocoa Touch
4 203 (17.90%) iOS SDK
5 193 (17.02%) HTML
6 189 (16.67%) REST
7 188 (16.58%) JSON
8 144 (12.70%) RESTful
9 135 (11.90%) UIKit
10 133 (11.73%) CSS
11 89 (7.85%) HTML5
12 82 (7.23%) XML
13 72 (6.35%) .NET
14 65 (5.73%) Core Animation
15 48 (4.23%) SOAP
16 41 (3.62%) CSS3
17 36 (3.17%) PhoneGap
18 32 (2.82%) ASP.NET
19 28 (2.47%) OpenGL
20 27 (2.38%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 368 (32.45%) Mobile App
2 356 (31.39%) iPhone
3 259 (22.84%) iPad
4 220 (19.40%) User Experience
5 156 (13.76%) Computer Science
6 99 (8.73%) Smartphone
7 94 (8.29%) Social Media
8 70 (6.17%) Animation
9 44 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (3.62%) Data Structures
11 37 (3.26%) Algorithms
12 29 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
13 28 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (2.38%) BBC
15 20 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
16 19 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
17 17 (1.50%) Digital Media
17 17 (1.50%) Client/Server
18 16 (1.41%) SWIFT
19 15 (1.32%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 1132 (99.82%) Apple iOS
2 408 (35.98%) Android
3 122 (10.76%) Windows
4 59 (5.20%) Windows Phone
5 49 (4.32%) Mac OS X
6 18 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
7 16 (1.41%) Linux
8 8 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.62%) UNIX
10 5 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1129 (99.56%) iOS Development
2 536 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (34.83%) Mobile Development
4 216 (19.05%) OO
5 175 (15.43%) TDD
6 163 (14.37%) Unit Testing
7 144 (12.70%) Android Development
8 142 (12.52%) Scrum
9 131 (11.55%) Software Engineering
10 126 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 106 (9.35%) OOP
12 104 (9.17%) Mobile Application Development
13 94 (8.29%) E-Commerce
13 94 (8.29%) MVC
13 94 (8.29%) Memory Management
14 82 (7.23%) Multithreading
15 53 (4.67%) BDD
16 42 (3.70%) Open Source
17 39 (3.44%) SDLC
18 31 (2.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 903 (79.63%) Objective-C
2 295 (26.01%) Apple Swift
3 166 (14.64%) JavaScript
4 128 (11.29%) C++
5 111 (9.79%) Java
6 55 (4.85%) C#
7 51 (4.50%) C
8 43 (3.79%) PHP
9 36 (3.17%) SQL
10 24 (2.12%) Ruby
11 18 (1.59%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.97%) Python
13 3 (0.26%) Clojure
13 3 (0.26%) Go
14 2 (0.18%) VBA
14 2 (0.18%) VB
15 1 (0.088%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.088%) XAML
15 1 (0.088%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.088%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 222 (19.58%) Degree
2 5 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.088%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.088%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 267 (23.54%) Apple
2 80 (7.05%) Google
3 62 (5.47%) Facebook
4 33 (2.91%) Yahoo!
5 25 (2.20%) Sony
6 20 (1.76%) Twitter
7 17 (1.50%) Microsoft
8 16 (1.41%) Appcelerator
9 14 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.79%) Sencha
11 7 (0.62%) Adobe
12 6 (0.53%) Dell
12 6 (0.53%) Volantis
12 6 (0.53%) Netbiscuits
12 6 (0.53%) Kony
13 3 (0.26%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.26%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.26%) Oracle
14 2 (0.18%) Intel
14 2 (0.18%) Fujitsu
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