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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 768 781 701
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 129 124 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 84 95 166
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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +20 123 £42,500 +6.25% 21
London +24 35 £45,000 -10.00% 9
South East +17 18 £43,750 +9.37% 3
North West -6 18 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Yorkshire +7 14 £41,500 +34.95% 1
Manchester -2 14 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East of England +10 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Yorkshire +11 11 £45,000 +28.57%
South West -19 11 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £35,000 +4.47%
Surrey +7 7 £42,500 -26.08%
Leicestershire +24 6 £27,250 -18.65%
Leicester +16 6 £27,250 -18.65%
Dorset - 6 £32,500 - 1
Suffolk - 6 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
Poole - 5 £32,500 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -1 4 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands -27 4 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham -15 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Wiltshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £41,250 -
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
East Grinstead - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £41,250 -
City of London +27 2 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Oxfordshire +9 2 - - 2
Scotland +7 2 £22,500 -10.00%

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 264 (99.25%) Mobile App
2 215 (80.83%) Apple iOS
3 213 (80.08%) Android
4 183 (68.80%) iOS Development
5 171 (64.29%) Android Development
6 136 (51.13%) Mobile Development
7 103 (38.72%) Objective-C
8 94 (35.34%) HTML
9 91 (34.21%) JavaScript
10 75 (28.20%) Java
11 74 (27.82%) OO
12 73 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (25.19%) HTML5
14 62 (23.31%) CSS
15 53 (19.92%) Xcode
16 51 (19.17%) REST
17 49 (18.42%) Degree
18 48 (18.05%) Windows
19 47 (17.67%) Subversion
20 46 (17.29%) C#
20 46 (17.29%) Finance
21 45 (16.92%) Cocoa
21 45 (16.92%) Mobile Application Development
22 43 (16.17%) Software Engineering
23 41 (15.41%) iPhone
23 41 (15.41%) C++
23 41 (15.41%) Web Services
23 41 (15.41%) User Experience
24 40 (15.04%) JSON
25 38 (14.29%) Android SDK

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (6.77%) Node.js
2 4 (1.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) GitHub
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.02%) MySQL
3 9 (3.38%) SQLite
4 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (19.92%) Xcode
2 47 (17.67%) Subversion
3 32 (12.03%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.51%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 8 (3.01%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.01%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.63%) Android Studio
8 6 (2.26%) JIRA
9 5 (1.88%) Ant
10 4 (1.50%) Gradle
10 4 (1.50%) FishEye
10 4 (1.50%) Grunt
11 3 (1.13%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.13%) Maven
12 2 (0.75%) PhantomJS
13 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (17.29%) Finance
2 22 (8.27%) Retail
3 18 (6.77%) Games
4 12 (4.51%) Marketing
5 10 (3.76%) Publishing
6 7 (2.63%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.13%) Music Industry
7 3 (1.13%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) iGaming
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (35.34%) HTML
2 67 (25.19%) HTML5
3 62 (23.31%) CSS
4 51 (19.17%) REST
5 45 (16.92%) Cocoa
6 41 (15.41%) Web Services
7 40 (15.04%) JSON
8 38 (14.29%) Android SDK
9 37 (13.91%) Cocoa Touch
10 36 (13.53%) iOS SDK
11 28 (10.53%) PhoneGap
11 28 (10.53%) Core Animation
12 25 (9.40%) CSS3
13 21 (7.89%) RESTful
14 18 (6.77%) XML
14 18 (6.77%) .NET
14 18 (6.77%) AngularJS
15 17 (6.39%) SOAP
16 14 (5.26%) J2ME
16 14 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 264 (99.25%) Mobile App
2 41 (15.41%) iPhone
2 41 (15.41%) User Experience
3 31 (11.65%) Computer Science
3 31 (11.65%) iPad
4 28 (10.53%) Animation
5 19 (7.14%) Blackberry
6 16 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.01%) Internet of Things
9 7 (2.63%) Home Automation
9 7 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.88%) Online Games
10 5 (1.88%) Telematics
11 4 (1.50%) Spread Betting
12 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.13%) Mobile Games
12 3 (1.13%) Social Media
13 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.75%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 215 (80.83%) Apple iOS
2 213 (80.08%) Android
3 48 (18.05%) Windows
4 35 (13.16%) Windows Mobile
5 25 (9.40%) UNIX
6 16 (6.02%) Windows Phone
7 10 (3.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (68.80%) iOS Development
2 171 (64.29%) Android Development
3 136 (51.13%) Mobile Development
4 74 (27.82%) OO
5 73 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (16.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 43 (16.17%) Software Engineering
8 36 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.28%) OOP
10 27 (10.15%) TDD
10 27 (10.15%) Multithreading
11 26 (9.77%) Unit Testing
12 25 (9.40%) Scrum
12 25 (9.40%) Memory Management
13 20 (7.52%) SDLC
14 19 (7.14%) MVC
15 15 (5.64%) Web Development
16 9 (3.38%) UML
16 9 (3.38%) Use Case
17 8 (3.01%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 103 (38.72%) Objective-C
2 91 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 75 (28.20%) Java
4 46 (17.29%) C#
5 41 (15.41%) C++
6 33 (12.41%) PHP
7 10 (3.76%) XAML
8 9 (3.38%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.01%) Apple Swift
9 8 (3.01%) C
10 6 (2.26%) SQL
11 2 (0.75%) Ruby
12 1 (0.38%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.38%) Perl
12 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.13%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 38 (14.29%) Xamarin
2 16 (6.02%) Apple
3 11 (4.14%) Google
3 11 (4.14%) Symbian
4 4 (1.50%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.13%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.13%) Coverity
5 3 (1.13%) Trigger.io
6 2 (0.75%) Facebook
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.38%) Sencha
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus / benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Torpedo
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Chippenham , Wiltshire
PS Computer
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Brecon, Powys
ExeGesIS
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago