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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 720 731 761
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 177 150 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 166 102 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,900 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 October 2014 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 24 October 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 +24 166 £45,000 +5.88% 21
London +20 46 £45,000 -35.71% 4
South East +8 28 £60,000 +84.61% 5
North West -11 24 £40,000 +26.98% 5
West Midlands -18 24 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Birmingham +8 23 £60,000 +29.72%
Surrey - 20 £60,000 - 1
City of London +31 18 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Manchester +5 18 £40,000 +30.08% 4
Yorkshire -26 18 £50,000 +138.09% 3
Egham - 18 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 16 £51,250 - 2
East Midlands -7 13 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Leeds - 13 £57,500 -
Leicestershire +6 9 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -25 7 £40,000 -8.57%
Hampshire -9 6 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Leicester +10 4 £38,750 +1.97%
Lancashire +4 4 £37,500 -
South West -32 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Southampton - 4 £40,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £15,000 -
Nottingham +7 3 £15,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Suffolk +6 2 £30,000 -
Ipswich +5 2 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridge -7 2 £40,000 +3.22%
Portsmouth -15 2 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Cheshire -17 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 292 (97.33%) Mobile App
2 246 (82.00%) Apple iOS
3 230 (76.67%) Android
4 192 (64.00%) iOS Development
5 152 (50.67%) Android Development
6 142 (47.33%) Objective-C
7 135 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (42.33%) JavaScript
9 126 (42.00%) HTML
10 104 (34.67%) Java
10 104 (34.67%) HTML5
11 95 (31.67%) CSS
12 94 (31.33%) JSON
13 89 (29.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 86 (28.67%) Windows
15 81 (27.00%) XML
16 79 (26.33%) jQuery
17 77 (25.67%) Web Services
18 72 (24.00%) OO
19 68 (22.67%) Git (software)
20 66 (22.00%) User Experience
21 59 (19.67%) MVC
22 55 (18.33%) Blackberry
23 50 (16.67%) SOAP
23 50 (16.67%) PhoneGap
24 49 (16.33%) iOS SDK
25 46 (15.33%) Ajax
26 45 (15.00%) AngularJS
27 44 (14.67%) REST
28 43 (14.33%) Appcelerator Titanium

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (1.33%) IIS
2 3 (1.00%) CMS
3 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.33%) Node.js
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.00%) GitHub
2 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.33%) Internet
2 6 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.00%) HTTP
4 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.33%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.67%) SQLite
3 16 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (0.67%) Big Data
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 68 (22.67%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 35 (11.67%) Xcode
3 35 (11.67%) Subversion
4 33 (11.00%) Ant
5 29 (9.67%) JIRA
6 10 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 10 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.33%) Robotium
8 4 (1.33%) JUnit
8 4 (1.33%) Gradle
9 3 (1.00%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.67%) Grunt
11 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.33%) Bower
11 1 (0.33%) WebObjects
11 1 (0.33%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
General
1 32 (10.67%) Retail
2 21 (7.00%) Finance
3 9 (3.00%) Banking
4 8 (2.67%) Marketing
5 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.00%) Automotive
6 6 (2.00%) Advertising
7 5 (1.67%) Games
8 4 (1.33%) Back Office
8 4 (1.33%) Publishing
8 4 (1.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (42.00%) HTML
2 104 (34.67%) HTML5
3 95 (31.67%) CSS
4 94 (31.33%) JSON
5 81 (27.00%) XML
6 79 (26.33%) jQuery
7 77 (25.67%) Web Services
8 50 (16.67%) SOAP
8 50 (16.67%) PhoneGap
9 49 (16.33%) iOS SDK
10 46 (15.33%) Ajax
11 45 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 44 (14.67%) REST
13 33 (11.00%) .NET
14 30 (10.00%) J2ME
15 27 (9.00%) Silverlight
16 22 (7.33%) Android SDK
17 21 (7.00%) CSS3
18 19 (6.33%) ASP.NET
19 18 (6.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 292 (97.33%) Mobile App
2 66 (22.00%) User Experience
3 55 (18.33%) Blackberry
4 37 (12.33%) iPhone
5 35 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (9.00%) N-Tier
7 25 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 25 (8.33%) Social Media
8 20 (6.67%) Smartphone
9 14 (4.67%) 3D Graphics
10 12 (4.00%) Open Source
11 10 (3.33%) IPTV
11 10 (3.33%) Kindle
12 9 (3.00%) iPad
12 9 (3.00%) Mathematics
13 8 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
14 7 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
15 4 (1.33%) RIA
16 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 246 (82.00%) Apple iOS
2 230 (76.67%) Android
3 86 (28.67%) Windows
4 32 (10.67%) Windows Phone
5 30 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 17 (5.67%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (2.33%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (1.00%) webOS
8 3 (1.00%) Linux
8 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.33%) UNIX
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (64.00%) iOS Development
2 152 (50.67%) Android Development
3 135 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (29.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 72 (24.00%) OO
6 59 (19.67%) MVC
7 40 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 40 (13.33%) OOP
8 30 (10.00%) SOA
8 30 (10.00%) Scrum
8 30 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 23 (7.67%) Web Development
10 21 (7.00%) OOD
11 15 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.67%) Unit Testing
13 13 (4.33%) Multithreading
13 13 (4.33%) Data Modelling
13 13 (4.33%) Memory Management
14 12 (4.00%) TDD
15 11 (3.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.33%) Objective-C
2 127 (42.33%) JavaScript
3 104 (34.67%) Java
4 37 (12.33%) SQL
5 36 (12.00%) PHP
5 36 (12.00%) C#
6 27 (9.00%) C++
6 27 (9.00%) ActionScript
6 27 (9.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 18 (6.00%) Ruby
8 15 (5.00%) Python
9 13 (4.33%) Haskell
10 10 (3.33%) C
11 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.67%) XAML
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (11.00%) Degree
2 27 (9.00%) SC Cleared
2 27 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) MCSD
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.00%) QA
2 10 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 43 (14.33%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.00%) Appcelerator
3 37 (12.33%) Sencha
4 23 (7.67%) Apple
5 13 (4.33%) Symbian
5 13 (4.33%) Google
6 10 (3.33%) Facebook
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle
8 3 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.67%) Kony
10 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.33%) Telerik
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