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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 452 385 497
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +112
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 568 646 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.61% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.76% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 435 551 429
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -71 538 £40,000 -11.11% 65
London -74 212 £55,000 +10.00% 25
South East -21 116 £40,000 - 6
South West +20 69 £35,000 -12.50% 3
City of London -30 68 £56,250 +15.38% 14
Hampshire +1 39 £40,000 +15.94% 1
East of England -18 39 £32,500 -27.77% 6
North West -11 36 £40,000 +33.33% 8
West Midlands -13 32 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Bristol 0 28 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Surrey +2 27 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 19 £37,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 18 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -20 17 £30,000 -40.00% 1
East Midlands -39 16 £40,000 -17.94% 9
Southampton +15 15 £42,500 +123.68%
Manchester -14 15 £40,000 +33.33% 7
East Sussex -36 15 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Portsmouth -5 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 14 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Yorkshire -49 14 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Oxfordshire +5 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Brighton -31 13 £23,000 -34.28%
Leatherhead - 13 £45,000 -
Worcestershire +3 12 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Cambridge -16 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wiltshire - 12 £37,500 -
Redditch +2 11 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Warwickshire +11 9 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Cheshire -5 9 £40,000 +48.14% 1

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1215 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 677 (55.72%) HTML
3 566 (46.58%) JavaScript
4 554 (45.60%) CSS
5 535 (44.03%) Android
6 491 (40.41%) Apple iOS
7 440 (36.21%) .NET
8 405 (33.33%) Java
9 387 (31.85%) C#
10 366 (30.12%) SQL
11 331 (27.24%) iOS Development
11 331 (27.24%) HTML5
12 325 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
13 316 (26.01%) ASP.NET
14 300 (24.69%) Android Development
15 297 (24.44%) jQuery
16 290 (23.87%) Scrum
17 289 (23.79%) TDD
18 261 (21.48%) Web Services
19 260 (21.40%) SQL Server
20 248 (20.41%) OO
21 245 (20.16%) Degree
22 244 (20.08%) MVC
23 210 (17.28%) PHP
24 207 (17.04%) E-Commerce
24 207 (17.04%) Objective-C
25 193 (15.88%) XML
26 191 (15.72%) CSS3
27 188 (15.47%) REST
28 181 (14.90%) Software Engineering

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 79 (6.50%) CMS
2 74 (6.09%) WordPress
3 55 (4.53%) Node.js
4 46 (3.79%) Apache
5 43 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 39 (3.21%) IIS
6 39 (3.21%) Drupal
7 29 (2.39%) NServiceBus
8 27 (2.22%) Umbraco
9 23 (1.89%) WebSphere
10 19 (1.56%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 16 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.91%) Commerce Server
14 9 (0.74%) concrete5
15 7 (0.58%) Confluence
15 7 (0.58%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.41%) NetWeaver
17 4 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 83 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.95%) Photoshop
3 22 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (1.56%) MS Office
5 17 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.23%) MS Project
7 14 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.66%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.33%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 22 (1.81%) Sophis RISQUE
2 19 (1.56%) Magento
3 18 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.25%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.25%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.082%) AWD
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.082%) Lawson
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.66%) SaaS
5 4 (0.33%) PaaS
6 3 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.16%) Force.com
7 2 (0.16%) GitHub
7 2 (0.16%) IaaS
8 1 (0.082%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.082%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.87%) Internet
2 24 (1.98%) HTTP
3 21 (1.73%) SMTP
3 21 (1.73%) FTP
4 19 (1.56%) LDAP
4 19 (1.56%) Extranet
5 15 (1.23%) VoIP
6 14 (1.15%) GSM
7 12 (0.99%) NFC
8 5 (0.41%) SMS
9 3 (0.25%) Intranet
10 2 (0.16%) 4G
10 2 (0.16%) Broadband
10 2 (0.16%) 3G
10 2 (0.16%) VPN
10 2 (0.16%) SSL
11 1 (0.082%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.082%) Firewall
11 1 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.082%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 130 (10.70%) MySQL
3 68 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (5.02%) Relational Database
5 59 (4.86%) SQLite
6 51 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 42 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (2.55%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (2.39%) RavenDB
13 20 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
14 18 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.07%) MongoDB
16 10 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.66%) OLAP
17 8 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 139 (11.44%) Git (software)
2 71 (5.84%) Subversion
3 60 (4.94%) Xcode
4 59 (4.86%) Visual Studio
5 52 (4.28%) TeamCity
6 47 (3.87%) Selenium
7 34 (2.80%) SpecFlow
8 32 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 31 (2.55%) NUnit
9 31 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (2.47%) Jasmine
11 29 (2.39%) NCrunch
11 29 (2.39%) ReSharper
12 25 (2.06%) JIRA
12 25 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 20 (1.65%) Moq
14 16 (1.32%) Maven
15 15 (1.23%) Ant
16 13 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
16 13 (1.07%) RequisitePro
General
1 131 (10.78%) Finance
2 126 (10.37%) Retail
3 64 (5.27%) Marketing
4 63 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.88%) Games
6 23 (1.89%) Advertising
7 17 (1.40%) Banking
8 9 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 9 (0.74%) Electronics
9 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.41%) Legal
10 5 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.33%) Back Office
11 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.33%) Law
12 3 (0.25%) Publishing
13 2 (0.16%) Automotive
14 1 (0.082%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.082%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 949 (78.11%) Developer
2 203 (16.71%) Senior Developer
3 172 (14.16%) .NET Developer
4 153 (12.59%) C# Developer
5 124 (10.21%) Web Developer
6 120 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 112 (9.22%) Software Developer
8 111 (9.14%) Mobile Developer
9 98 (8.07%) iOS Developer
10 90 (7.41%) Android Developer
11 86 (7.08%) Front-End Developer
12 76 (6.26%) PHP Developer
13 67 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 66 (5.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 63 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
16 59 (4.86%) Java Developer
17 55 (4.53%) Software Engineer
18 48 (3.95%) Consultant
19 47 (3.87%) Applications Developer
20 46 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 677 (55.72%) HTML
2 554 (45.60%) CSS
3 440 (36.21%) .NET
4 331 (27.24%) HTML5
5 316 (26.01%) ASP.NET
6 297 (24.44%) jQuery
7 261 (21.48%) Web Services
8 193 (15.88%) XML
9 191 (15.72%) CSS3
10 188 (15.47%) REST
11 149 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 132 (10.86%) JSON
13 97 (7.98%) AngularJS
14 92 (7.57%) Backbone.js
15 88 (7.24%) SOAP
16 86 (7.08%) RESTful
17 83 (6.83%) J2EE
18 74 (6.09%) Ajax
19 73 (6.01%) WCF
20 70 (5.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1215 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 152 (12.51%) Computer Science
3 136 (11.19%) iPhone
4 69 (5.68%) Open Source
5 57 (4.69%) Augmented Reality
6 47 (3.87%) iPad
7 28 (2.30%) Social Media
8 24 (1.98%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.73%) W3C
10 20 (1.65%) GIS
10 20 (1.65%) Smartphone
11 19 (1.56%) Kindle
12 15 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 14 (1.15%) N-Tier
14 13 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.99%) Digital Media
15 12 (0.99%) Handset
16 11 (0.91%) Blog
17 10 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 535 (44.03%) Android
2 491 (40.41%) Apple iOS
3 157 (12.92%) Windows
4 71 (5.84%) Linux
5 64 (5.27%) Windows Phone
6 41 (3.37%) UNIX
7 22 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.58%) BlackBerry OS
11 4 (0.33%) webOS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.082%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.082%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (27.24%) iOS Development
2 325 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (24.69%) Android Development
4 290 (23.87%) Scrum
5 289 (23.79%) TDD
6 248 (20.41%) OO
7 244 (20.08%) MVC
8 207 (17.04%) E-Commerce
9 181 (14.90%) Software Engineering
10 148 (12.18%) Web Development
11 138 (11.36%) OOP
12 110 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 98 (8.07%) BDD
14 93 (7.65%) Unit Testing
15 85 (7.00%) SOA
16 81 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
17 78 (6.42%) DevOps
18 77 (6.34%) Web Application Development
19 74 (6.09%) Web Design
20 57 (4.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 566 (46.58%) JavaScript
2 405 (33.33%) Java
3 387 (31.85%) C#
4 366 (30.12%) SQL
5 210 (17.28%) PHP
6 207 (17.04%) Objective-C
7 109 (8.97%) C++
8 83 (6.83%) Python
9 67 (5.51%) C
10 54 (4.44%) VB
11 46 (3.79%) VB.NET
12 43 (3.54%) Ruby
13 41 (3.37%) T-SQL
14 28 (2.30%) PHP5
15 26 (2.14%) XPath
16 22 (1.81%) XQuery
16 22 (1.81%) PL/SQL
17 21 (1.73%) Perl
18 17 (1.40%) VBScript
19 13 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 245 (20.16%) Degree
2 4 (0.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.25%) PhD
3 3 (0.25%) ISEB
4 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.082%) MCSD
5 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.082%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.082%) PMP
5 1 (0.082%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (9.05%) QA
2 26 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.82%) TickIT
4 4 (0.33%) WCAG
5 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.082%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.082%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.082%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.41%) Puppet
4 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.082%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 179 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.96%) Google
3 92 (7.57%) Oracle
4 47 (3.87%) Zend
5 45 (3.70%) Xamarin
6 44 (3.62%) SAP
7 39 (3.21%) Adobe
7 39 (3.21%) Dell
8 36 (2.96%) Apple
9 29 (2.39%) Red Gate
10 22 (1.81%) Telerik
11 17 (1.40%) Appcelerator
11 17 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.15%) JBoss
13 13 (1.07%) Telelogic
13 13 (1.07%) iRise
14 11 (0.91%) IBM
14 11 (0.91%) ATG
15 10 (0.82%) Sencha
15 10 (0.82%) Twitter
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience + benefits + free tech
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70k + £90k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, Sussex
Public-i Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Life Cover, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago