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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 427 399 397
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 600 667 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.78% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 481 489 610
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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
England -22 566 £47,500 +5.55% 92
London +9 253 £55,000 +10.00% 29
South East -10 123 £53,750 +26.47% 18
Surrey +45 80 £60,000 - 7
Yorkshire +38 72 £25,000 -13.79% 5
City of London -24 50 £55,000 +15.78% 11
North West +11 44 £35,000 +7.69% 15
West Yorkshire +20 37 £37,000 +27.58% 2
Egham +33 36 £60,000 +150.00% 1
East of England -27 32 £60,000 +50.00% 13
North Yorkshire +30 30 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Leeds +34 29 £37,000 +89.74% 1
Harrogate - 29 £25,000 - 1
Cheshire +13 17 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Guildford +6 17 £55,000 +69.23% 1
South West -63 17 £31,500 -8.69% 5
Lancashire +9 15 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 15 £61,250 +44.11% 3
Kent +7 12 £50,000 +33.33% 4
East Midlands -5 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Hampshire -16 12 £44,000 +10.00%
Manchester -23 12 £37,500 +16.27% 11
West Midlands -27 11 £19,999 -33.33% 5
Cambridge -5 9 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -16 9 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Bristol -38 9 £31,500 -3.07% 5
Scotland -48 9 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Basingstoke -6 8 £44,000 +25.71%
Berkshire -17 8 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Preston - 8 £25,000 - 1

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1139 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 611 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (51.80%) HTML
4 490 (43.02%) CSS
5 489 (42.93%) JavaScript
6 441 (38.72%) Android
7 414 (36.35%) Apple iOS
8 333 (29.24%) Java
9 305 (26.78%) .NET
10 295 (25.90%) C#
11 290 (25.46%) HTML5
12 289 (25.37%) Scrum
12 289 (25.37%) jQuery
13 281 (24.67%) iOS Development
14 275 (24.14%) OO
15 266 (23.35%) Android Development
16 259 (22.74%) TDD
17 247 (21.69%) SQL
18 231 (20.28%) MVC
19 230 (20.19%) Git (software)
20 227 (19.93%) E-Commerce
21 226 (19.84%) Web Services
22 219 (19.23%) Objective-C
23 215 (18.88%) User Experience
24 202 (17.73%) PHP
25 201 (17.65%) SQL Server
26 198 (17.38%) Degree
27 196 (17.21%) ASP.NET
28 193 (16.94%) Windows
29 174 (15.28%) Computer Science

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 102 (8.96%) CMS
2 72 (6.32%) Node.js
3 52 (4.57%) WordPress
4 44 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 38 (3.34%) ExpressionEngine
5 38 (3.34%) concrete5
6 36 (3.16%) IIS
7 30 (2.63%) Apache
8 18 (1.58%) Drupal
9 16 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.05%) NServiceBus
11 11 (0.97%) Kentico
12 10 (0.88%) JBoss
13 9 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.79%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.53%) nginx
15 6 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.26%) NetWeaver
16 3 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 41 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 38 (3.34%) Photoshop
4 28 (2.46%) MS Project
4 28 (2.46%) MS Office
4 28 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.35%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 43 (3.78%) Sophis RISQUE
1 43 (3.78%) Magento
2 13 (1.14%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.088%) AWD
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.84%) SaaS
3 17 (1.49%) Rackspace Cloud
4 9 (0.79%) GitHub
5 8 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.55%) Internet
2 10 (0.88%) HTTP
3 9 (0.79%) NFC
4 5 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.35%) LDAP
6 3 (0.26%) FTP
6 3 (0.26%) Intranet
6 3 (0.26%) Wireless
7 2 (0.18%) 3G
7 2 (0.18%) 4G
7 2 (0.18%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.18%) SMTP
8 1 (0.088%) SSL
8 1 (0.088%) GPRS
8 1 (0.088%) GSM
8 1 (0.088%) VoIP
8 1 (0.088%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 147 (12.91%) MySQL
3 69 (6.06%) SQLite
4 42 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 35 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (2.55%) Oracle Database
7 29 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (1.93%) Big Data
10 20 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 19 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.49%) QlikView
13 16 (1.40%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (1.05%) RavenDB
16 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 230 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 70 (6.15%) Subversion
4 66 (5.79%) Xcode
5 64 (5.62%) SpecFlow
6 59 (5.18%) Jenkins
7 51 (4.48%) NUnit
7 51 (4.48%) TeamCity
8 47 (4.13%) Maven
9 46 (4.04%) Mockito
10 43 (3.78%) Eclipse
11 42 (3.69%) Ant
11 42 (3.69%) Selenium
12 36 (3.16%) JUnit
13 35 (3.07%) Visual Studio
14 28 (2.46%) Dreamweaver
14 28 (2.46%) Robolectric
15 27 (2.37%) EasyMock
16 25 (2.19%) CaliberRM
16 25 (2.19%) RequisitePro
General
1 120 (10.54%) Marketing
2 103 (9.04%) Finance
3 86 (7.55%) Retail
4 53 (4.65%) Games
5 41 (3.60%) Advertising
6 20 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.23%) Banking
9 10 (0.88%) Back Office
10 7 (0.61%) Automotive
10 7 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.26%) Law
12 2 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.088%) Electronics
13 1 (0.088%) German Language
13 1 (0.088%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 873 (76.65%) Developer
2 151 (13.26%) Senior Developer
3 145 (12.73%) Mobile Developer
4 137 (12.03%) Android Developer
5 121 (10.62%) .NET Developer
6 112 (9.83%) iOS Developer
7 98 (8.60%) Web Developer
8 93 (8.17%) C# Developer
9 85 (7.46%) PHP Developer
10 80 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 78 (6.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 65 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
13 58 (5.09%) Java Developer
14 52 (4.57%) Applications Developer
15 51 (4.48%) Software Developer
16 41 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 38 (3.34%) Junior
17 38 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
17 38 (3.34%) Junior Developer
18 37 (3.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (51.80%) HTML
2 490 (43.02%) CSS
3 305 (26.78%) .NET
4 290 (25.46%) HTML5
5 289 (25.37%) jQuery
6 226 (19.84%) Web Services
7 196 (17.21%) ASP.NET
8 174 (15.28%) REST
9 169 (14.84%) CSS3
10 116 (10.18%) AngularJS
11 105 (9.22%) XML
12 102 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 99 (8.69%) JSON
14 74 (6.50%) Ajax
15 70 (6.15%) LESS
16 67 (5.88%) Android SDK
17 61 (5.36%) .NET Framework
18 60 (5.27%) J2EE
18 60 (5.27%) PhoneGap
19 58 (5.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1139 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 215 (18.88%) User Experience
3 174 (15.28%) Computer Science
4 133 (11.68%) iPhone
5 117 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
6 115 (10.10%) Open Source
7 62 (5.44%) iPad
8 58 (5.09%) Visualisation
8 58 (5.09%) Augmented Reality
9 42 (3.69%) Blackberry
10 40 (3.51%) Blog
11 32 (2.81%) Social Media
12 24 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.93%) N-Tier
14 18 (1.58%) Economics
15 17 (1.49%) Neural Network
16 15 (1.32%) IPTV
16 15 (1.32%) Digital Media
16 15 (1.32%) Video on Demand
16 15 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 441 (38.72%) Android
2 414 (36.35%) Apple iOS
3 193 (16.94%) Windows
4 144 (12.64%) Linux
5 76 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 29 (2.55%) UNIX
7 26 (2.28%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (1.14%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.53%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.35%) BlackBerry OS
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.18%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.088%) webOS
14 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (0.088%) CentOS
14 1 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (25.37%) Scrum
3 281 (24.67%) iOS Development
4 275 (24.14%) OO
5 266 (23.35%) Android Development
6 259 (22.74%) TDD
7 231 (20.28%) MVC
8 227 (19.93%) E-Commerce
9 144 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
10 133 (11.68%) Web Development
11 110 (9.66%) OOP
12 106 (9.31%) Web Application Development
13 105 (9.22%) BDD
14 104 (9.13%) Software Engineering
15 82 (7.20%) DevOps
16 58 (5.09%) OO PHP
17 57 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 54 (4.74%) Project Management
19 53 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
20 48 (4.21%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 489 (42.93%) JavaScript
2 333 (29.24%) Java
3 295 (25.90%) C#
4 247 (21.69%) SQL
5 219 (19.23%) Objective-C
6 202 (17.73%) PHP
7 90 (7.90%) C++
8 57 (5.00%) Python
9 54 (4.74%) C
10 50 (4.39%) Ruby
11 35 (3.07%) VB.NET
12 32 (2.81%) PHP5
13 28 (2.46%) Perl
14 27 (2.37%) T-SQL
15 21 (1.84%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.49%) R
17 14 (1.23%) XAML
18 9 (0.79%) VB
19 7 (0.61%) ActionScript
19 7 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 198 (17.38%) Degree
2 18 (1.58%) MBA
3 14 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.26%) MCSD
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB
8 2 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.088%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.088%) MCP
9 1 (0.088%) PhD
9 1 (0.088%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.088%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (11.41%) QA
2 5 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.088%) WCAG
3 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.35%) Firmware
2 1 (0.088%) Docker
2 1 (0.088%) LXC
Systems Management
1 27 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.05%) Puppet
3 5 (0.44%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.088%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.088%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.088%) logstash
5 1 (0.088%) Salt
5 1 (0.088%) Graphite
Vendors
1 121 (10.62%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.25%) Oracle
3 85 (7.46%) Xamarin
4 83 (7.29%) Google
5 49 (4.30%) Dell
6 48 (4.21%) Sencha
7 47 (4.13%) Apple
8 46 (4.04%) Zend
9 43 (3.78%) iRise
10 38 (3.34%) Facebook
11 34 (2.99%) SAP
12 30 (2.63%) Appcelerator
13 29 (2.55%) Adobe
14 28 (2.46%) Kony
15 25 (2.19%) Telelogic
16 24 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
17 18 (1.58%) CA
18 17 (1.49%) Tableau
19 12 (1.05%) Red Gate
20 11 (0.97%) Telerik
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Egham, Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Hols,
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £32,000 - £37,000 + benefits - Training and development - CAREER!
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South East
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + fantastic benefits package
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Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
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