The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 759 746 728
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 132 150 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 103 123 119
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Mobile Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the UK.

Mobile Applications Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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 +5 125 £42,500 +6.25% 22
London +15 35 £57,500 +27.77% 7
North West -6 21 £40,000 - 1
South East -1 17 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South West -5 17 £32,500 -18.75%
Manchester +2 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East of England +17 12 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +15 12 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Poole - 11 £32,500 -
Dorset - 11 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +18 8 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Suffolk +9 8 £42,500 +41.66%
Ipswich -1 7 £42,500 +41.66%
West Sussex - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +17 6 £41,500 +5.06% 1
Leicester +12 6 £27,250 -27.33%
Surrey +11 6 £41,250 -31.25%
East Grinstead - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 4 - -
West Midlands -16 4 £41,250 -31.25%
Wiltshire - 4 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Nottingham -4 3 £41,250 +3.12%
Birmingham -10 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £41,250 +3.12%
Chippenham - 3 - -
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
Hampshire +21 2 £45,000 +12.50% 6
City of London +20 2 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Scotland +8 2 £22,500 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title.

1 255 (98.46%) Mobile App
2 210 (81.08%) Apple iOS
3 205 (79.15%) Android
4 183 (70.66%) iOS Development
5 166 (64.09%) Android Development
6 132 (50.97%) Mobile Development
7 96 (37.07%) HTML
8 93 (35.91%) JavaScript
9 87 (33.59%) Objective-C
10 84 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (27.80%) HTML5
12 71 (27.41%) Java
13 61 (23.55%) CSS
14 58 (22.39%) OO
15 53 (20.46%) C++
16 51 (19.69%) Windows
17 50 (19.31%) Finance
18 48 (18.53%) Subversion
19 46 (17.76%) REST
20 44 (16.99%) Software Engineering
20 44 (16.99%) iPhone
21 43 (16.60%) Web Services
21 43 (16.60%) Xamarin
22 42 (16.22%) Xcode
23 41 (15.83%) Degree
23 41 (15.83%) Mobile Application Development
24 40 (15.44%) Git (software)
24 40 (15.44%) C#
25 39 (15.06%) Cocoa
26 38 (14.67%) Android SDK

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Mobile Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.95%) Node.js
2 4 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.95%) Internet
2 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.77%) Skype
3 2 (0.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.18%) MySQL
2 15 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.47%) SQLite
4 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (18.53%) Subversion
2 42 (16.22%) Xcode
3 40 (15.44%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (2.32%) JIRA
6 6 (2.32%) Android Studio
6 6 (2.32%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.32%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.54%) Grunt
7 4 (1.54%) Gradle
7 4 (1.54%) FishEye
8 3 (1.16%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.16%) Ant
9 2 (0.77%) Maven
10 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (19.31%) Finance
2 16 (6.18%) Publishing
3 15 (5.79%) Retail
4 14 (5.41%) Games
4 14 (5.41%) Marketing
5 7 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.93%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.16%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Automotive
8 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (37.07%) HTML
2 72 (27.80%) HTML5
3 61 (23.55%) CSS
4 46 (17.76%) REST
5 43 (16.60%) Web Services
6 39 (15.06%) Cocoa
7 38 (14.67%) Android SDK
8 34 (13.13%) iOS SDK
9 32 (12.36%) Cocoa Touch
10 31 (11.97%) JSON
11 28 (10.81%) PhoneGap
11 28 (10.81%) Core Animation
12 26 (10.04%) CSS3
13 25 (9.65%) RESTful
14 18 (6.95%) .NET
15 16 (6.18%) J2ME
16 15 (5.79%) SOAP
16 15 (5.79%) XML
16 15 (5.79%) jQuery
17 14 (5.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 255 (98.46%) Mobile App
2 44 (16.99%) iPhone
3 35 (13.51%) iPad
3 35 (13.51%) User Experience
4 28 (10.81%) Animation
5 21 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 21 (8.11%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.70%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.70%) Online Games
8 7 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.32%) Home Automation
10 5 (1.93%) Telematics
11 3 (1.16%) Social Media
11 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.39%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 210 (81.08%) Apple iOS
2 205 (79.15%) Android
3 51 (19.69%) Windows
4 33 (12.74%) Windows Mobile
5 25 (9.65%) UNIX
6 22 (8.49%) Windows Phone
7 9 (3.47%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (70.66%) iOS Development
2 166 (64.09%) Android Development
3 132 (50.97%) Mobile Development
4 84 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (22.39%) OO
6 44 (16.99%) Software Engineering
7 41 (15.83%) Mobile Application Development
8 36 (13.90%) OOP
9 29 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (10.42%) Multithreading
11 26 (10.04%) TDD
11 26 (10.04%) MVC
12 24 (9.27%) Scrum
13 20 (7.72%) SDLC
14 19 (7.34%) Memory Management
15 18 (6.95%) Unit Testing
16 15 (5.79%) Use Case
16 15 (5.79%) UML
17 14 (5.41%) Web Development
18 12 (4.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (35.91%) JavaScript
2 87 (33.59%) Objective-C
3 71 (27.41%) Java
4 53 (20.46%) C++
5 40 (15.44%) C#
6 29 (11.20%) PHP
7 9 (3.47%) Apple Swift
7 9 (3.47%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.09%) C
9 7 (2.70%) XAML
10 6 (2.32%) SQL
11 2 (0.77%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
12 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (15.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) QA
1 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 43 (16.60%) Xamarin
2 20 (7.72%) Apple
3 13 (5.02%) Symbian
4 11 (4.25%) Google
5 3 (1.16%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.16%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.16%) Trigger.io
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.77%) Coverity
6 2 (0.77%) Sencha
7 1 (0.39%) SAP
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