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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 442 399 417
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 598 681 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.76% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 480 506 615
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
92632 89611 92231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.71% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76342 72005 78488
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
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 17 December 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 17 December 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
(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 -31 557 £47,500 +26.66% 81
London -7 242 £55,000 +15.78% 26
South East +6 119 £55,000 +46.66% 16
Surrey +34 75 £60,000 +84.61% 6
North West +24 58 £35,000 +20.68% 7
Yorkshire +20 56 £30,000 +0.84% 11
City of London -43 46 £55,000 +52.77% 15
West Yorkshire +10 30 £40,000 +37.93% 5
Egham +19 29 £60,000 +150.00% 3
South West -43 27 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Manchester -24 24 £37,500 +19.04% 5
East of England -69 24 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Leeds +11 23 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Lancashire +21 21 £30,000 +50.00%
North Yorkshire +22 20 £25,000 -32.43% 3
Harrogate - 19 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 17 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Guildford -6 16 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Bristol -19 14 £31,500 -3.07%
Berkshire +7 13 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Cheshire +1 13 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Hampshire -22 13 £44,000 +4.76% 2
Scotland -48 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Dorking -9 11 £47,500 -17.39% 1
West Midlands -26 11 £20,750 -30.83% 4
Leicestershire +12 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cambridge -14 9 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -26 9 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Preston - 9 £30,000 -
Basingstoke +1 8 £44,000 +21.37% 1

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1116 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 616 (55.20%) Agile Software Development
3 601 (53.85%) HTML
4 492 (44.09%) CSS
5 480 (43.01%) JavaScript
6 458 (41.04%) Android
7 427 (38.26%) Apple iOS
8 339 (30.38%) Java
9 320 (28.67%) .NET
10 301 (26.97%) Scrum
11 297 (26.61%) C#
11 297 (26.61%) HTML5
12 279 (25.00%) iOS Development
13 270 (24.19%) OO
14 268 (24.01%) Android Development
15 267 (23.92%) TDD
16 264 (23.66%) SQL
17 261 (23.39%) jQuery
18 227 (20.34%) Web Services
18 227 (20.34%) Objective-C
19 212 (19.00%) ASP.NET
19 212 (19.00%) User Experience
20 210 (18.82%) Degree
21 209 (18.73%) MVC
22 199 (17.83%) Git (software)
23 198 (17.74%) E-Commerce
24 192 (17.20%) SQL Server
25 185 (16.58%) Windows
26 183 (16.40%) Computer Science
27 182 (16.31%) PHP

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 71 (6.36%) CMS
2 63 (5.65%) Node.js
2 63 (5.65%) WordPress
3 38 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 37 (3.32%) Apache
5 34 (3.05%) IIS
6 27 (2.42%) concrete5
7 24 (2.15%) Drupal
8 21 (1.88%) ExpressionEngine
9 17 (1.52%) NServiceBus
10 13 (1.16%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.81%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.63%) Commerce Server
14 6 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.45%) JBoss
16 4 (0.36%) Confluence
17 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 61 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 36 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 29 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 28 (2.51%) MS Project
4 28 (2.51%) MS Office
5 12 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.36%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 45 (4.03%) Sophis RISQUE
2 26 (2.33%) Magento
3 17 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.090%) AWD
5 1 (0.090%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.79%) SaaS
3 10 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
4 9 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.54%) GitHub
6 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.090%) PaaS
7 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.42%) Internet
2 14 (1.25%) FTP
3 13 (1.16%) SMTP
4 12 (1.08%) NFC
5 9 (0.81%) HTTP
6 7 (0.63%) LDAP
7 5 (0.45%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.36%) GSM
8 4 (0.36%) VoIP
9 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.18%) SSL
9 2 (0.18%) Broadband
9 2 (0.18%) GPRS
9 2 (0.18%) 3G
9 2 (0.18%) iBeacon
9 2 (0.18%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 131 (11.74%) MySQL
3 76 (6.81%) SQLite
4 55 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 48 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 37 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.88%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.79%) Big Data
13 19 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 17 (1.52%) RavenDB
14 17 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (1.34%) QlikView
15 15 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.25%) MongoDB
17 11 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 199 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 80 (7.17%) Subversion
3 65 (5.82%) Xcode
4 64 (5.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 54 (4.84%) SpecFlow
6 48 (4.30%) TeamCity
7 45 (4.03%) Selenium
8 44 (3.94%) Visual Studio
9 42 (3.76%) NUnit
9 42 (3.76%) Jenkins
10 37 (3.32%) Eclipse
11 33 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (2.96%) Maven
12 28 (2.51%) Ant
13 26 (2.33%) JIRA
13 26 (2.33%) Robolectric
13 26 (2.33%) Mockito
14 25 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
15 24 (2.15%) RequisitePro
15 24 (2.15%) CaliberRM
General
1 113 (10.13%) Retail
2 111 (9.95%) Finance
3 73 (6.54%) Marketing
4 43 (3.85%) Games
5 29 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.79%) Advertising
7 15 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.08%) Banking
8 12 (1.08%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.54%) Back Office
10 5 (0.45%) Legal
11 4 (0.36%) Law
12 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.090%) German Language
13 1 (0.090%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.090%) Electronics
13 1 (0.090%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 869 (77.87%) Developer
2 161 (14.43%) Senior Developer
3 146 (13.08%) Mobile Developer
4 136 (12.19%) .NET Developer
5 126 (11.29%) Android Developer
6 105 (9.41%) iOS Developer
7 101 (9.05%) C# Developer
8 100 (8.96%) Web Developer
9 88 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 85 (7.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 85 (7.62%) PHP Developer
11 66 (5.91%) Front-End Developer
11 66 (5.91%) Software Developer
12 56 (5.02%) Java Developer
12 56 (5.02%) Applications Developer
13 48 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 47 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
15 39 (3.49%) Senior Android Developer
16 34 (3.05%) Project Manager
16 34 (3.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 601 (53.85%) HTML
2 492 (44.09%) CSS
3 320 (28.67%) .NET
4 297 (26.61%) HTML5
5 261 (23.39%) jQuery
6 227 (20.34%) Web Services
7 212 (19.00%) ASP.NET
8 180 (16.13%) REST
9 163 (14.61%) CSS3
10 140 (12.54%) XML
11 115 (10.30%) AngularJS
12 105 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 102 (9.14%) JSON
14 76 (6.81%) Android SDK
15 75 (6.72%) Ajax
16 69 (6.18%) .NET Framework
17 63 (5.65%) J2EE
18 62 (5.56%) Backbone.js
19 61 (5.47%) WCF
20 60 (5.38%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1116 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 212 (19.00%) User Experience
3 183 (16.40%) Computer Science
4 148 (13.26%) iPhone
5 102 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (8.06%) Open Source
7 66 (5.91%) Augmented Reality
8 65 (5.82%) iPad
9 47 (4.21%) Visualisation
10 42 (3.76%) Blackberry
11 26 (2.33%) Blog
12 19 (1.70%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (1.52%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
15 15 (1.34%) Video on Demand
15 15 (1.34%) Neural Network
15 15 (1.34%) IPTV
16 14 (1.25%) Social Media
16 14 (1.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 458 (41.04%) Android
2 427 (38.26%) Apple iOS
3 185 (16.58%) Windows
4 97 (8.69%) Linux
5 76 (6.81%) Windows Phone
6 30 (2.69%) UNIX
7 21 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.90%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
11 6 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.27%) webOS
13 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.090%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.090%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.090%) CentOS
14 1 (0.090%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (55.20%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (26.97%) Scrum
3 279 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 270 (24.19%) OO
5 268 (24.01%) Android Development
6 267 (23.92%) TDD
7 209 (18.73%) MVC
8 198 (17.74%) E-Commerce
9 131 (11.74%) Web Development
10 130 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
11 127 (11.38%) OOP
12 115 (10.30%) Software Engineering
13 106 (9.50%) BDD
14 92 (8.24%) Web Application Development
15 86 (7.71%) DevOps
16 65 (5.82%) Responsive Web Design
17 56 (5.02%) Project Management
18 52 (4.66%) Mentoring
19 50 (4.48%) Pair Programming
20 49 (4.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 480 (43.01%) JavaScript
2 339 (30.38%) Java
3 297 (26.61%) C#
4 264 (23.66%) SQL
5 227 (20.34%) Objective-C
6 182 (16.31%) PHP
7 89 (7.97%) C++
8 54 (4.84%) C
9 51 (4.57%) Python
10 45 (4.03%) Ruby
11 35 (3.14%) VB.NET
12 34 (3.05%) T-SQL
12 34 (3.05%) PHP5
13 25 (2.24%) Perl
14 20 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.61%) XPath
16 15 (1.34%) R
17 14 (1.25%) VB
18 13 (1.16%) XQuery
19 11 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 210 (18.82%) Degree
2 14 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.08%) MBA
4 4 (0.36%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.27%) PMP
5 3 (0.27%) MCSD
6 2 (0.18%) ISEB
7 1 (0.090%) APMP
7 1 (0.090%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.090%) MCP
7 1 (0.090%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (11.92%) QA
2 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.36%) WCAG
4 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.36%) Firmware
2 1 (0.090%) Docker
2 1 (0.090%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (0.81%) Puppet
4 5 (0.45%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.090%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.090%) Salt
5 1 (0.090%) logstash
5 1 (0.090%) Graphite
Vendors
1 131 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 93 (8.33%) Google
3 87 (7.80%) Oracle
4 69 (6.18%) Xamarin
5 53 (4.75%) Dell
6 42 (3.76%) Apple
7 41 (3.67%) Zend
8 36 (3.23%) iRise
9 35 (3.14%) SAP
10 34 (3.05%) Appcelerator
11 33 (2.96%) Sencha
12 32 (2.87%) Adobe
13 24 (2.15%) Telelogic
14 21 (1.88%) Facebook
15 19 (1.70%) Kony
15 19 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (1.52%) Red Gate
17 15 (1.34%) Tableau
17 15 (1.34%) Telerik
18 12 (1.08%) CA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, company socials
Posted: 9 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (25%) + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per day + Bonus + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension,25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago