The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 480 440 389
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -51
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 479 623 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.63% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 384 527 599
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93348 99216 88705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.48% 82.71% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 76240 80334 73064
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Salary Trend

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

Mobile Application Development Salary Trend in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Application Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -51 445 £45,000 +5.88% 92
London +10 187 £55,000 +4.76% 32
South East -13 112 £43,500 +8.75% 15
City of London -9 50 £55,000 +4.76% 15
Surrey +5 36 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West -7 35 £32,500 - 13
West Midlands -9 33 £35,000 +1.44% 10
East of England -13 23 £32,500 -24.85% 15
Berkshire +16 22 £60,000 -2.04%
South West -47 20 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East Midlands +17 18 £34,500 -23.33% 3
Scotland +15 17 £42,250 +12.66% 1
Yorkshire -3 17 £39,500 +12.85% 2
Glasgow +22 15 £42,500 +112.50% 1
Oxfordshire -1 15 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Manchester -2 15 £37,000 +13.84% 10
Kent +14 13 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 13 £31,000 -7.46% 1
Cheshire -2 12 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Birmingham -2 11 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Warwickshire -23 11 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Bristol -8 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Nottinghamshire +9 9 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Suffolk +4 9 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Oxford -6 9 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Ipswich -10 9 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Tunbridge Wells -16 9 - -
Milton Keynes -17 8 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Nottingham - 8 £41,250 -
Leicestershire - 8 £34,500 - 1

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1035 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 539 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 520 (50.24%) HTML
4 512 (49.47%) JavaScript
5 426 (41.16%) CSS
6 389 (37.58%) Apple iOS
7 388 (37.49%) Android
8 359 (34.69%) C#
9 349 (33.72%) .NET
10 306 (29.57%) HTML5
11 303 (29.28%) jQuery
12 260 (25.12%) MVC
13 256 (24.73%) Java
14 253 (24.44%) iOS Development
15 237 (22.90%) Web Services
16 233 (22.51%) OO
17 222 (21.45%) SQL Server
18 220 (21.26%) TDD
19 214 (20.68%) PHP
20 203 (19.61%) E-Commerce
21 199 (19.23%) Mobile Development
22 197 (19.03%) Android Development
22 197 (19.03%) SQL
23 189 (18.26%) CSS3
24 184 (17.78%) ASP.NET
25 183 (17.68%) Scrum
26 179 (17.29%) Windows
26 179 (17.29%) Degree
27 177 (17.10%) Objective-C
28 174 (16.81%) Git (software)

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 127 (12.27%) Node.js
2 81 (7.83%) CMS
3 75 (7.25%) IIS
4 29 (2.80%) concrete5
5 27 (2.61%) ExpressionEngine
6 25 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 24 (2.32%) WordPress
8 23 (2.22%) Drupal
9 15 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (1.26%) Apache
11 11 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.87%) Kentico
13 8 (0.77%) Confluence
14 7 (0.68%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.68%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.48%) nginx
16 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.39%) JBoss
17 3 (0.29%) Mule
Applications
1 43 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.87%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.58%) MS Project
8 4 (0.39%) MS Office
9 2 (0.19%) InDesign
10 1 (0.097%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 36 (3.48%) Magento
2 7 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.39%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.16%) SaaS
4 8 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.48%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.29%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.097%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.89%) Internet
2 16 (1.55%) Wireless
3 14 (1.35%) HTTP
4 7 (0.68%) Intranet
5 6 (0.58%) SSL
6 5 (0.48%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.48%) GPRS
7 4 (0.39%) UMTS
7 4 (0.39%) VPN
7 4 (0.39%) DNS
7 4 (0.39%) FTP
7 4 (0.39%) WebEx
8 3 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.19%) NFC
9 2 (0.19%) SMPP
9 2 (0.19%) Firewall
9 2 (0.19%) WAN
9 2 (0.19%) SMTP
9 2 (0.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (21.45%) SQL Server
2 150 (14.49%) MySQL
3 66 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 63 (6.09%) MongoDB
5 41 (3.96%) Relational Database
6 31 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.55%) Big Data
11 15 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.16%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.06%) QlikView
14 10 (0.97%) SQLite
14 10 (0.97%) DB2
15 9 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.87%) HDInsight
15 9 (0.87%) Redis
16 8 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 174 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 85 (8.21%) Visual Studio
3 73 (7.05%) Jenkins
4 65 (6.28%) Subversion
5 60 (5.80%) NUnit
6 58 (5.60%) SpecFlow
7 49 (4.73%) Xcode
8 48 (4.64%) Selenium
9 44 (4.25%) FitNesse
10 42 (4.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 38 (3.67%) Maven
12 34 (3.29%) Eclipse
13 30 (2.90%) PHPUnit
14 27 (2.61%) JIRA
15 25 (2.42%) Android Studio
16 23 (2.22%) Ant
17 21 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (1.93%) JUnit
19 18 (1.74%) Mockito
20 17 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 101 (9.76%) Finance
2 91 (8.79%) Retail
3 77 (7.44%) Marketing
4 51 (4.93%) Games
5 32 (3.09%) Back Office
6 30 (2.90%) Banking
7 29 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.13%) Advertising
9 19 (1.84%) Automotive
10 12 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.87%) Electronics
11 9 (0.87%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.68%) Law
14 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.29%) Publishing
15 3 (0.29%) Legal
15 3 (0.29%) iGaming
15 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 819 (79.13%) Developer
2 135 (13.04%) Senior Developer
3 113 (10.92%) iOS Developer
4 105 (10.14%) .NET Developer
5 98 (9.47%) Mobile Developer
6 96 (9.28%) Web Developer
7 89 (8.60%) C# Developer
7 89 (8.60%) Front-End Developer
8 79 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (7.05%) PHP Developer
10 63 (6.09%) Android Developer
11 61 (5.89%) Software Developer
12 59 (5.70%) Applications Developer
13 51 (4.93%) Analyst
14 49 (4.73%) Junior
15 46 (4.44%) Junior Developer
16 44 (4.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 43 (4.15%) Business Analyst
18 42 (4.06%) Lead Developer
19 37 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (50.24%) HTML
2 426 (41.16%) CSS
3 349 (33.72%) .NET
4 306 (29.57%) HTML5
5 303 (29.28%) jQuery
6 237 (22.90%) Web Services
7 189 (18.26%) CSS3
8 184 (17.78%) ASP.NET
9 139 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 138 (13.33%) REST
11 137 (13.24%) XML
12 120 (11.59%) JSON
13 82 (7.92%) RESTful
14 66 (6.38%) .NET Framework
15 65 (6.28%) Ajax
15 65 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (5.80%) MSMQ
17 56 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
18 54 (5.22%) Sass
18 54 (5.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1035 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 136 (13.14%) User Experience
3 108 (10.43%) Computer Science
4 73 (7.05%) Blog
5 70 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (5.80%) iPhone
7 59 (5.70%) Social Media
8 36 (3.48%) iPad
9 28 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (2.51%) Visualisation
11 24 (2.32%) Mathematics
12 22 (2.13%) N-Tier
12 22 (2.13%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.87%) PMI
14 9 (0.87%) Neural Network
14 9 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (0.87%) Learning Management System
14 9 (0.87%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 389 (37.58%) Apple iOS
2 388 (37.49%) Android
3 179 (17.29%) Windows
4 129 (12.46%) Linux
5 40 (3.86%) Windows Mobile
6 36 (3.48%) Windows Phone
7 20 (1.93%) UNIX
8 14 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.68%) Windows CE
10 6 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.097%) webOS
12 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.097%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (25.12%) MVC
3 253 (24.44%) iOS Development
4 233 (22.51%) OO
5 220 (21.26%) TDD
6 203 (19.61%) E-Commerce
7 199 (19.23%) Mobile Development
8 197 (19.03%) Android Development
9 183 (17.68%) Scrum
10 163 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
11 149 (14.40%) BDD
12 144 (13.91%) Open Source
13 131 (12.66%) Web Development
14 122 (11.79%) Software Engineering
15 105 (10.14%) SDLC
16 75 (7.25%) OOP
17 64 (6.18%) Responsive Web Design
18 55 (5.31%) Unit Testing
19 49 (4.73%) Project Management
20 48 (4.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 512 (49.47%) JavaScript
2 359 (34.69%) C#
3 256 (24.73%) Java
4 214 (20.68%) PHP
5 197 (19.03%) SQL
6 177 (17.10%) Objective-C
7 85 (8.21%) Python
8 82 (7.92%) C++
9 80 (7.73%) Ruby
10 56 (5.41%) VB.NET
11 45 (4.35%) Perl
12 44 (4.25%) Apple Swift
13 42 (4.06%) C
14 19 (1.84%) VB
15 17 (1.64%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.97%) XPath
17 9 (0.87%) PHP5
17 9 (0.87%) TypeScript
17 9 (0.87%) R
17 9 (0.87%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 179 (17.29%) Degree
2 11 (1.06%) PMI Certification
3 6 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.39%) MBA
5 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.29%) MCP
6 2 (0.19%) PMP
7 1 (0.097%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.097%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.097%) MCSD
7 1 (0.097%) PhD
7 1 (0.097%) ISEB
7 1 (0.097%) APMP
7 1 (0.097%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.097%) MCTS
7 1 (0.097%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (9.37%) QA
2 11 (1.06%) HL7
3 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) JTAG
5 1 (0.097%) TickIT
5 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (0.77%) Firmware
2 6 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.58%) Varnish
3 3 (0.29%) Docker
4 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (3.48%) Puppet
3 5 (0.48%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.097%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.097%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.097%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 123 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 102 (9.86%) Oracle
3 74 (7.15%) Xamarin
4 54 (5.22%) Apple
5 47 (4.54%) Google
6 46 (4.44%) Zend
7 36 (3.48%) Facebook
8 29 (2.80%) Sencha
9 18 (1.74%) Twitter
9 18 (1.74%) Sitecore
10 17 (1.64%) Telerik
10 17 (1.64%) IBM
11 15 (1.45%) Kony
12 14 (1.35%) iRise
13 13 (1.26%) Adobe
14 9 (0.87%) CA
14 9 (0.87%) Yahoo!
14 9 (0.87%) Tableau
14 9 (0.87%) Appcelerator
15 7 (0.68%) Coverity
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wiltshire
M.A.R.S Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k - 45k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
PA Consulting
Salary: Travel Allowance Fantastic Bonus! Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday