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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 464 413 474
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +61
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 524 599 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.69% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 392 511 457
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
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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 -59 497 £40,000 -11.11% 78
London -87 198 £50,000 - 27
South East -18 105 £40,000 - 17
South West +12 66 £36,250 +31.81% 2
City of London -29 52 £52,500 +13.51% 5
Hampshire +7 35 £40,000 -2.73% 5
East of England -43 35 £33,750 -25.00% 6
North West -18 31 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Surrey +9 30 £45,000 - 3
Bristol +4 28 £35,000 +7.69%
East Midlands +2 24 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Midlands -13 22 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Manchester -1 17 £40,000 +33.33% 6
East Sussex -32 17 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Southampton +14 15 £42,500 +123.68% 2
Leatherhead - 15 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 15 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -14 14 £31,250 -43.18% 1
Cheltenham - 14 £36,250 -
Portsmouth -6 13 £40,000 +10.72% 2
Brighton -35 13 £23,000 -34.28%
Wiltshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
Leicestershire +14 11 £36,250 +64.77% 2
Cambridgeshire -19 11 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire -34 11 £34,500 -1.42% 8
Cambridge -27 10 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Egham +7 9 £60,000 +14.28%
Chippenham - 9 £40,500 -
South Wales +14 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Oxfordshire +7 8 £35,000 -12.50% 3

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1176 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 662 (56.29%) HTML
3 540 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
4 538 (45.75%) JavaScript
4 538 (45.75%) CSS
5 520 (44.22%) Android
6 486 (41.33%) Apple iOS
7 415 (35.29%) .NET
8 387 (32.91%) Java
9 365 (31.04%) C#
10 347 (29.51%) SQL
11 332 (28.23%) iOS Development
12 320 (27.21%) HTML5
13 299 (25.43%) ASP.NET
14 298 (25.34%) Android Development
15 294 (25.00%) Scrum
15 294 (25.00%) TDD
16 282 (23.98%) jQuery
17 251 (21.34%) Web Services
18 245 (20.83%) OO
19 239 (20.32%) MVC
20 236 (20.07%) SQL Server
21 232 (19.73%) Degree
22 226 (19.22%) Objective-C
23 221 (18.79%) User Experience
24 199 (16.92%) PHP
25 188 (15.99%) XML
25 188 (15.99%) E-Commerce
26 186 (15.82%) REST
27 175 (14.88%) CSS3

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 72 (6.12%) WordPress
2 67 (5.70%) CMS
3 47 (4.00%) Node.js
4 43 (3.66%) Apache
5 40 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 39 (3.32%) IIS
7 35 (2.98%) Drupal
8 30 (2.55%) NServiceBus
9 23 (1.96%) Umbraco
10 22 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.62%) Tomcat
12 14 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 13 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.94%) Commerce Server
15 10 (0.85%) concrete5
16 8 (0.68%) Joomla!
17 6 (0.51%) NetWeaver
17 6 (0.51%) Confluence
18 5 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 83 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.66%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.62%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.62%) MS Office
3 19 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (1.45%) MS Project
4 17 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.68%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.17%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (2.13%) Sophis RISQUE
2 16 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.19%) Magento
4 11 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.17%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.085%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.085%) AWD
7 1 (0.085%) Lawson
7 1 (0.085%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.02%) SaaS
3 10 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
5 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.26%) PaaS
7 2 (0.17%) GitHub
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
7 2 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.57%) Internet
2 28 (2.38%) HTTP
3 21 (1.79%) SMTP
3 21 (1.79%) FTP
4 17 (1.45%) LDAP
4 17 (1.45%) Extranet
5 12 (1.02%) GSM
5 12 (1.02%) VoIP
5 12 (1.02%) NFC
6 5 (0.43%) SMS
7 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.26%) Intranet
8 2 (0.17%) 4G
8 2 (0.17%) VPN
8 2 (0.17%) SSL
8 2 (0.17%) 3G
8 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.17%) Broadband
8 2 (0.17%) GPRS
9 1 (0.085%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (20.07%) SQL Server
2 119 (10.12%) MySQL
3 65 (5.53%) SQLite
4 64 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 56 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (4.25%) NoSQL
7 47 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 30 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (2.55%) RavenDB
12 29 (2.47%) Oracle Database
13 27 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
15 17 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.36%) MongoDB
17 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.60%) OLAP
18 7 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 146 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 71 (6.04%) Subversion
3 62 (5.27%) Xcode
4 58 (4.93%) TeamCity
5 50 (4.25%) Visual Studio
6 46 (3.91%) Selenium
7 38 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 33 (2.81%) Jasmine
8 33 (2.81%) NUnit
9 30 (2.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 30 (2.55%) NCrunch
9 30 (2.55%) ReSharper
10 29 (2.47%) Eclipse
10 29 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (1.87%) JIRA
12 21 (1.79%) Moq
13 17 (1.45%) Jenkins
14 16 (1.36%) Rational DOORS
14 16 (1.36%) CaliberRM
14 16 (1.36%) FrontPage
General
1 129 (10.97%) Finance
2 121 (10.29%) Retail
3 63 (5.36%) Marketing
4 54 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.32%) Games
6 21 (1.79%) Advertising
7 17 (1.45%) Banking
8 12 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 10 (0.85%) Electronics
10 6 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.43%) Legal
12 4 (0.34%) Law
13 3 (0.26%) Publishing
14 2 (0.17%) Back Office
15 1 (0.085%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.085%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 920 (78.23%) Developer
2 198 (16.84%) Senior Developer
3 167 (14.20%) .NET Developer
4 141 (11.99%) C# Developer
5 123 (10.46%) Mobile Developer
6 117 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 107 (9.10%) Web Developer
8 102 (8.67%) iOS Developer
9 96 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 93 (7.91%) Android Developer
11 81 (6.89%) Front-End Developer
12 75 (6.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 71 (6.04%) PHP Developer
14 64 (5.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 60 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
16 56 (4.76%) Java Developer
17 51 (4.34%) Applications Developer
18 48 (4.08%) Software Engineer
19 43 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
20 42 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (56.29%) HTML
2 538 (45.75%) CSS
3 415 (35.29%) .NET
4 320 (27.21%) HTML5
5 299 (25.43%) ASP.NET
6 282 (23.98%) jQuery
7 251 (21.34%) Web Services
8 188 (15.99%) XML
9 186 (15.82%) REST
10 175 (14.88%) CSS3
11 143 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 129 (10.97%) JSON
13 102 (8.67%) AngularJS
14 84 (7.14%) SOAP
15 83 (7.06%) J2EE
16 80 (6.80%) Backbone.js
17 74 (6.29%) RESTful
18 73 (6.21%) WCF
18 73 (6.21%) Ajax
19 72 (6.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1176 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 221 (18.79%) User Experience
3 156 (13.27%) Computer Science
4 143 (12.16%) iPhone
5 70 (5.95%) Open Source
6 62 (5.27%) Augmented Reality
7 54 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (4.25%) iPad
9 29 (2.47%) Blackberry
10 26 (2.21%) Social Media
11 20 (1.70%) Smartphone
12 19 (1.62%) W3C
13 17 (1.45%) Kindle
13 17 (1.45%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.19%) Blog
14 14 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.19%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.19%) GIS
15 12 (1.02%) Mathematics
16 10 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 520 (44.22%) Android
2 486 (41.33%) Apple iOS
3 163 (13.86%) Windows
4 67 (5.70%) Linux
5 66 (5.61%) Windows Phone
6 31 (2.64%) UNIX
7 22 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.43%) BlackBerry OS
11 4 (0.34%) webOS
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.085%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.085%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (28.23%) iOS Development
3 298 (25.34%) Android Development
4 294 (25.00%) TDD
4 294 (25.00%) Scrum
5 245 (20.83%) OO
6 239 (20.32%) MVC
7 188 (15.99%) E-Commerce
8 172 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 139 (11.82%) Web Development
10 135 (11.48%) OOP
11 114 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
12 103 (8.76%) BDD
13 91 (7.74%) Unit Testing
14 83 (7.06%) DevOps
15 80 (6.80%) SOA
16 73 (6.21%) Web Application Development
17 71 (6.04%) Responsive Web Design
18 60 (5.10%) Pair Programming
19 56 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 538 (45.75%) JavaScript
2 387 (32.91%) Java
3 365 (31.04%) C#
4 347 (29.51%) SQL
5 226 (19.22%) Objective-C
6 199 (16.92%) PHP
7 103 (8.76%) C++
8 75 (6.38%) Python
9 67 (5.70%) C
10 50 (4.25%) VB
11 41 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 40 (3.40%) T-SQL
13 39 (3.32%) Ruby
14 29 (2.47%) PHP5
15 26 (2.21%) XPath
16 21 (1.79%) XQuery
16 21 (1.79%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.70%) Perl
18 14 (1.19%) VBScript
19 13 (1.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 232 (19.73%) Degree
2 5 (0.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.17%) MCSD
3 2 (0.17%) PhD
3 2 (0.17%) ISEB
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.085%) PMP
4 1 (0.085%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.085%) MBA
4 1 (0.085%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (9.61%) QA
2 22 (1.87%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.77%) TickIT
4 4 (0.34%) WCAG
5 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.085%) SLA
Systems Management
1 21 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 15 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.68%) Puppet
4 2 (0.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.085%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 162 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 115 (9.78%) Google
3 84 (7.14%) Oracle
4 46 (3.91%) SAP
4 46 (3.91%) Xamarin
5 43 (3.66%) Zend
6 42 (3.57%) Adobe
6 42 (3.57%) Dell
7 36 (3.06%) Apple
8 30 (2.55%) Red Gate
9 24 (2.04%) Appcelerator
10 21 (1.79%) Telerik
11 17 (1.45%) iRise
12 16 (1.36%) Telelogic
13 15 (1.28%) Sitecore
14 13 (1.11%) JBoss
15 11 (0.94%) IBM
15 11 (0.94%) ATG
15 11 (0.94%) Twitter
16 9 (0.77%) Sencha
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Life Cover, Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Extensive benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago