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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 772 740 728
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 114 132 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 98 91 128
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +12.67%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 110 £55,000 +22.22% 20
London -30 33 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South East -11 27 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West -2 20 £52,500 +73.55% 8
Yorkshire +8 16 £57,500 +121.15%
Manchester -1 16 £40,000 +37.93% 5
West Yorkshire +11 15 £57,500 +121.15%
Leeds - 14 £57,500 -
Oxford - 13 - -
Oxfordshire - 13 - - 1
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 -
Southampton - 8 £45,000 -
City of London +1 6 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -27 6 £36,250 -9.37%
East Midlands +11 4 £32,500 -14.47%
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £62,500 +61.29% 1
Cambridge 0 4 £62,500 +61.29% 1
Birmingham -2 4 £33,750 +35.00%
Cheshire -14 4 £52,500 -
East of England -19 4 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Scotland +12 3 £45,000 -
St Neots - 3 £62,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £62,500 -
Letchworth - 3 £62,500 -
Peterborough - 3 £62,500 -
Huntingdon - 3 £62,500 -
Leicester +27 2 £32,500 -5.79%
Leicestershire +18 2 £32,500 -17.19%
Nottingham +9 2 £17,000 -35.84%

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 290 (98.98%) Mobile App
2 270 (92.15%) Apple iOS
3 241 (82.25%) Android
4 207 (70.65%) iOS Development
5 183 (62.46%) Android Development
6 177 (60.41%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (45.05%) Objective-C
8 129 (44.03%) Java
9 127 (43.34%) JavaScript
10 126 (43.00%) HTML
11 109 (37.20%) HTML5
12 93 (31.74%) Git (software)
13 92 (31.40%) Windows
14 91 (31.06%) jQuery
15 88 (30.03%) User Experience
16 86 (29.35%) JSON
17 84 (28.67%) CSS
18 78 (26.62%) Mobile Application Development
19 76 (25.94%) OO
20 69 (23.55%) Blackberry
20 69 (23.55%) Subversion
21 68 (23.21%) XML
22 60 (20.48%) PhoneGap
23 58 (19.80%) Web Services
24 56 (19.11%) OOP
25 55 (18.77%) Xcode
26 52 (17.75%) iOS SDK
27 51 (17.41%) AngularJS
28 49 (16.72%) MVC
29 47 (16.04%) Sencha

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (1.02%) CMS
1 3 (1.02%) Node.js
2 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.02%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.02%) Wireless
3 2 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.12%) SQL Server
1 15 (5.12%) SQLite
2 14 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.10%) MySQL
4 1 (0.34%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 93 (31.74%) Git (software)
2 69 (23.55%) Subversion
3 55 (18.77%) Xcode
4 47 (16.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 31 (10.58%) JIRA
5 31 (10.58%) Ant
6 10 (3.41%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.41%) Android Studio
7 7 (2.39%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.71%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.02%) Mocha
9 3 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.02%) Bower
9 3 (1.02%) Grunt
10 1 (0.34%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.34%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.34%) WebObjects
General
1 30 (10.24%) Retail
2 16 (5.46%) Finance
3 6 (2.05%) Banking
4 5 (1.71%) Games
4 5 (1.71%) Marketing
5 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (43.00%) HTML
2 109 (37.20%) HTML5
3 91 (31.06%) jQuery
4 86 (29.35%) JSON
5 84 (28.67%) CSS
6 68 (23.21%) XML
7 60 (20.48%) PhoneGap
8 58 (19.80%) Web Services
9 52 (17.75%) iOS SDK
10 51 (17.41%) AngularJS
11 46 (15.70%) J2ME
12 40 (13.65%) Ajax
13 39 (13.31%) REST
14 36 (12.29%) Android SDK
15 35 (11.95%) SOAP
16 30 (10.24%) OpenGL
17 27 (9.22%) Silverlight
18 24 (8.19%) .NET
19 20 (6.83%) Cocoa
19 20 (6.83%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 290 (98.98%) Mobile App
2 88 (30.03%) User Experience
3 69 (23.55%) Blackberry
4 36 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (10.24%) iPhone
6 29 (9.90%) Computer Science
7 28 (9.56%) 3D Graphics
8 27 (9.22%) N-Tier
9 22 (7.51%) Social Media
10 20 (6.83%) Animation
11 15 (5.12%) iPad
12 11 (3.75%) Open Source
13 10 (3.41%) IPTV
13 10 (3.41%) Kindle
14 8 (2.73%) Spread Betting
15 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (1.71%) Mathematics
16 5 (1.71%) Telematics
17 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
17 3 (1.02%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 270 (92.15%) Apple iOS
2 241 (82.25%) Android
3 92 (31.40%) Windows
4 32 (10.92%) Windows Phone
5 28 (9.56%) Windows 8
6 13 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) UNIX
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (70.65%) iOS Development
2 183 (62.46%) Android Development
3 177 (60.41%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (26.62%) Mobile Application Development
5 76 (25.94%) OO
6 56 (19.11%) OOP
7 49 (16.72%) MVC
8 40 (13.65%) E-Commerce
8 40 (13.65%) Memory Management
9 35 (11.95%) Scrum
10 31 (10.58%) SOA
11 30 (10.24%) Mentoring
12 27 (9.22%) Data Modelling
12 27 (9.22%) Multithreading
13 23 (7.85%) Unit Testing
14 18 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (5.80%) Web Development
15 17 (5.80%) OOD
16 16 (5.46%) TDD
17 11 (3.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 132 (45.05%) Objective-C
2 129 (44.03%) Java
3 127 (43.34%) JavaScript
4 42 (14.33%) PHP
5 35 (11.95%) C#
6 28 (9.56%) C++
7 27 (9.22%) ActionScript
7 27 (9.22%) ActionScript 3.0
8 19 (6.48%) SQL
9 7 (2.39%) Python
9 7 (2.39%) C
10 3 (1.02%) Ruby
10 3 (1.02%) Haskell
11 2 (0.68%) XAML
11 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) VB
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (9.22%) SC Cleared
1 27 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.14%) Degree
3 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.34%) MCSD
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.10%) QA
2 10 (3.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 47 (16.04%) Sencha
2 42 (14.33%) Appcelerator
3 33 (11.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.10%) Google
4 12 (4.10%) Symbian
5 11 (3.75%) Facebook
6 9 (3.07%) Zend
7 5 (1.71%) Apple
8 4 (1.37%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) Telerik
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + Macbook
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: Competitive & Benefits
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London
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