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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 459 418 419
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 538 717 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 450 620 506
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -31 506 £45,000 +2.27% 87
London -46 204 £52,500 +7.69% 29
South East -4 134 £47,500 +11.76% 17
City of London -20 58 £55,000 +15.78% 18
Surrey +25 51 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North West -14 47 £41,250 +23.13% 13
Yorkshire +36 37 £27,000 -22.85% 4
West Midlands -15 34 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Berkshire +3 31 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Cheshire +18 21 £45,000 +39.53% 3
East Midlands +10 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -28 20 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Oxfordshire 0 19 £30,000 -20.00% 3
West Yorkshire +31 17 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Manchester -16 17 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Warwickshire -6 15 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Leeds - 15 £27,000 - 1
Scotland +4 14 £42,250 +12.66% 2
Egham - 14 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +6 13 £35,000 -36.93% 3
Bristol -5 13 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Leamington Spa -5 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Kent +24 10 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Glasgow +7 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Wales +4 9 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Nottingham -2 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Crewe - 9 £44,000 -
South Wales +5 8 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Slough -1 8 £72,500 +10.68%

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1125 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 573 (50.93%) HTML
3 570 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
4 546 (48.53%) JavaScript
5 475 (42.22%) CSS
6 403 (35.82%) Android
7 390 (34.67%) Apple iOS
8 343 (30.49%) HTML5
9 333 (29.60%) jQuery
10 331 (29.42%) C#
11 330 (29.33%) .NET
12 276 (24.53%) Java
13 269 (23.91%) iOS Development
14 257 (22.84%) OO
15 251 (22.31%) MVC
16 249 (22.13%) Web Services
17 245 (21.78%) Mobile Development
18 241 (21.42%) PHP
19 234 (20.80%) SQL Server
19 234 (20.80%) E-Commerce
19 234 (20.80%) Scrum
20 233 (20.71%) Git (software)
21 225 (20.00%) Android Development
22 222 (19.73%) TDD
23 214 (19.02%) CSS3
24 208 (18.49%) SQL
25 182 (16.18%) Windows
26 181 (16.09%) Degree
27 180 (16.00%) ASP.NET
28 179 (15.91%) Objective-C

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 132 (11.73%) Node.js
2 113 (10.04%) CMS
3 66 (5.87%) IIS
4 47 (4.18%) ExpressionEngine
5 46 (4.09%) concrete5
6 41 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 38 (3.38%) WordPress
8 21 (1.87%) Drupal
9 19 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.42%) Apache
11 12 (1.07%) Kentico
12 11 (0.98%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.71%) nginx
14 6 (0.53%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.53%) JBoss
15 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.36%) Confluence
16 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.20%) Photoshop
3 26 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.24%) MS Project
6 11 (0.98%) MS Office
7 10 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.80%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.18%) InDesign
11 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 52 (4.62%) Magento
2 17 (1.51%) Sophis RISQUE
3 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.089%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.16%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (0.62%) SaaS
5 6 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.44%) GitHub
7 4 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.27%) PaaS
9 1 (0.089%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.089%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.36%) Internet
2 15 (1.33%) Wireless
3 11 (0.98%) HTTP
4 6 (0.53%) SSL
5 5 (0.44%) Intranet
6 4 (0.36%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
7 3 (0.27%) FTP
8 2 (0.18%) WebEx
8 2 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.18%) VPN
8 2 (0.18%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.18%) WAN
8 2 (0.18%) Firewall
9 1 (0.089%) GPRS
9 1 (0.089%) SMS
9 1 (0.089%) UMTS
9 1 (0.089%) NFC
9 1 (0.089%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 171 (15.20%) MySQL
3 54 (4.80%) NoSQL
4 46 (4.09%) MongoDB
5 39 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (2.58%) Big Data
9 28 (2.49%) SQLite
10 26 (2.31%) QlikView
11 25 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (2.04%) HDInsight
13 22 (1.96%) Oracle Database
14 14 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (0.98%) DB2
15 11 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 233 (20.71%) Git (software)
2 85 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 68 (6.04%) Subversion
4 65 (5.78%) Visual Studio
4 65 (5.78%) Maven
4 65 (5.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 62 (5.51%) SpecFlow
6 58 (5.16%) NUnit
7 57 (5.07%) Xcode
8 52 (4.62%) Ant
9 47 (4.18%) Selenium
10 41 (3.64%) Eclipse
11 37 (3.29%) FitNesse
12 33 (2.93%) TeamCity
13 32 (2.84%) Android Studio
13 32 (2.84%) Mockito
14 30 (2.67%) JUnit
15 25 (2.22%) JIRA
16 24 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (2.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 114 (10.13%) Marketing
2 103 (9.16%) Finance
3 81 (7.20%) Retail
4 48 (4.27%) Games
5 31 (2.76%) Advertising
6 25 (2.22%) Back Office
7 24 (2.13%) Banking
8 21 (1.87%) Automotive
9 18 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.53%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Electronics
13 3 (0.27%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.089%) Legal
15 1 (0.089%) German Language
Job Titles
1 881 (78.31%) Developer
2 156 (13.87%) Senior Developer
3 125 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 116 (10.31%) Mobile Developer
5 108 (9.60%) .NET Developer
6 104 (9.24%) Android Developer
7 96 (8.53%) Web Developer
8 92 (8.18%) Front-End Developer
9 90 (8.00%) PHP Developer
10 83 (7.38%) C# Developer
11 73 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
12 53 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 53 (4.71%) Java Developer
13 50 (4.44%) Analyst
13 50 (4.44%) Junior
14 48 (4.27%) Junior Developer
15 45 (4.00%) Business Analyst
16 43 (3.82%) Lead Developer
17 40 (3.56%) Applications Developer
17 40 (3.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 573 (50.93%) HTML
2 475 (42.22%) CSS
3 343 (30.49%) HTML5
4 333 (29.60%) jQuery
5 330 (29.33%) .NET
6 249 (22.13%) Web Services
7 214 (19.02%) CSS3
8 180 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 143 (12.71%) AngularJS
10 140 (12.44%) REST
11 114 (10.13%) XML
12 111 (9.87%) JSON
13 78 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 75 (6.67%) RESTful
15 72 (6.40%) Apache Cordova
16 70 (6.22%) Ajax
17 67 (5.96%) Android SDK
17 67 (5.96%) LESS
18 62 (5.51%) Sass
18 62 (5.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1125 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 177 (15.73%) User Experience
3 142 (12.62%) Open Source
4 128 (11.38%) Computer Science
5 107 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (6.76%) iPhone
7 69 (6.13%) Blog
8 53 (4.71%) Social Media
9 47 (4.18%) Visualisation
10 42 (3.73%) iPad
11 29 (2.58%) Blackberry
12 26 (2.31%) N-Tier
13 25 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (2.04%) Neural Network
15 20 (1.78%) Augmented Reality
16 19 (1.69%) Mathematics
17 11 (0.98%) Economics
18 10 (0.89%) Spread Betting
19 9 (0.80%) Internet of Things
20 8 (0.71%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 403 (35.82%) Android
2 390 (34.67%) Apple iOS
3 182 (16.18%) Windows
4 153 (13.60%) Linux
5 39 (3.47%) Windows Phone
6 35 (3.11%) Windows Mobile
7 18 (1.60%) UNIX
8 13 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.36%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (0.27%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.089%) CentOS
13 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.089%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.089%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (23.91%) iOS Development
3 257 (22.84%) OO
4 251 (22.31%) MVC
5 245 (21.78%) Mobile Development
6 234 (20.80%) E-Commerce
6 234 (20.80%) Scrum
7 225 (20.00%) Android Development
8 222 (19.73%) TDD
9 177 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
10 130 (11.56%) BDD
11 128 (11.38%) Web Development
12 101 (8.98%) Software Engineering
13 83 (7.38%) OOP
14 71 (6.31%) Web Application Development
15 68 (6.04%) OO PHP
16 67 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 57 (5.07%) Unit Testing
19 55 (4.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 546 (48.53%) JavaScript
2 331 (29.42%) C#
3 276 (24.53%) Java
4 241 (21.42%) PHP
5 208 (18.49%) SQL
6 179 (15.91%) Objective-C
7 80 (7.11%) C++
8 72 (6.40%) Python
9 68 (6.04%) Ruby
10 50 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 39 (3.47%) Perl
12 37 (3.29%) Apple Swift
13 35 (3.11%) C
14 25 (2.22%) T-SQL
15 23 (2.04%) R
16 18 (1.60%) PHP5
17 13 (1.16%) VB
18 11 (0.98%) ActionScript
18 11 (0.98%) PL/SQL
19 7 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 181 (16.09%) Degree
2 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.98%) MBA
4 9 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.27%) ISEB
5 3 (0.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.18%) PMP
6 2 (0.18%) MCP
7 1 (0.089%) PhD
7 1 (0.089%) MCSD
7 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.089%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.089%) MCTS
7 1 (0.089%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.089%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (8.62%) QA
2 5 (0.44%) HL7
3 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.18%) JTAG
5 1 (0.089%) SLA
5 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.53%) Firmware
2 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.44%) Varnish
3 1 (0.089%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (2.49%) Puppet
3 5 (0.44%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.089%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 133 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 116 (10.31%) Oracle
3 93 (8.27%) Xamarin
4 67 (5.96%) Google
5 60 (5.33%) Sencha
6 52 (4.62%) Facebook
7 51 (4.53%) Zend
8 50 (4.44%) Apple
9 41 (3.64%) Kony
10 27 (2.40%) iRise
11 23 (2.04%) Tableau
12 19 (1.69%) Sitecore
13 17 (1.51%) Dell
14 16 (1.42%) Twitter
14 16 (1.42%) CA
15 15 (1.33%) IBM
16 14 (1.24%) Appcelerator
17 13 (1.16%) SAP
17 13 (1.16%) Adobe
18 12 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
Reigate, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-70,000+ 5% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Personnel IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago