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 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 Developer
Rank 752 714 778
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 147 159 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 119 121 100
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 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
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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 -40 139 £40,000 -5.88% 26
London -30 33 £45,000 -10.00% 9
North West +4 26 £40,000 +37.93% 3
West Midlands +2 26 £60,000 +17.07% 3
Manchester +13 24 £40,000 +37.93% 2
South East -7 24 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Birmingham +20 19 £60,000 +71.42% 2
South West -31 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Gloucestershire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +1 10 £60,000 +45.45% 1
City of London +1 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands -25 9 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Egham +4 8 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Hampshire -11 7 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 - 1
East of England -13 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire +3 5 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Cambridgeshire - 4 £40,000 -
Solihull - 4 £42,500 -
Coventry 0 3 £37,500 -
Portsmouth -14 3 £40,000 +7.38%
Eastbourne - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 3 £40,000 -
Ipswich +4 2 £30,000 -
Suffolk +4 2 £30,000 -
Lancashire -8 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Southampton - 2 £40,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £22,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £36,250 -
Guildford - 2 £55,000 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 245 (96.08%) Mobile App
2 191 (74.90%) Android
3 185 (72.55%) Apple iOS
4 141 (55.29%) iOS Development
5 119 (46.67%) Objective-C
6 118 (46.27%) Android Development
7 96 (37.65%) HTML
8 95 (37.25%) JavaScript
9 84 (32.94%) Java
10 83 (32.55%) JSON
11 82 (32.16%) XML
12 79 (30.98%) HTML5
13 74 (29.02%) CSS
14 66 (25.88%) Mobile Application Development
15 58 (22.75%) Web Services
16 56 (21.96%) Windows
17 55 (21.57%) OO
18 51 (20.00%) SOAP
19 45 (17.65%) MVC
19 45 (17.65%) jQuery
20 43 (16.86%) iPhone
21 42 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
22 41 (16.08%) Degree
23 40 (15.69%) Ajax
24 39 (15.29%) Git (software)
24 39 (15.29%) REST
25 38 (14.90%) SQL
26 37 (14.51%) E-Commerce
27 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
28 35 (13.73%) Blackberry

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.57%) IIS
2 2 (0.78%) Confluence
2 2 (0.78%) Node.js
3 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.18%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.71%) GitHub
2 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) UPnP
4 1 (0.39%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.84%) SQLite
2 18 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.71%) MySQL
4 10 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 24 (9.41%) JIRA
4 22 (8.63%) Ant
5 20 (7.84%) Xcode
6 16 (6.27%) Subversion
7 11 (4.31%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.14%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.96%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.96%) JUnit
10 4 (1.57%) JSUnit
10 4 (1.57%) Gradle
10 4 (1.57%) Robotium
10 4 (1.57%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.18%) Maven
12 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.78%) Trac
13 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 27 (10.59%) Retail
2 22 (8.63%) Finance
3 9 (3.53%) Back Office
3 9 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.75%) Banking
4 7 (2.75%) Publishing
5 6 (2.35%) Automotive
5 6 (2.35%) Marketing
6 5 (1.96%) Advertising
7 4 (1.57%) Games
7 4 (1.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (37.65%) HTML
2 83 (32.55%) JSON
3 82 (32.16%) XML
4 79 (30.98%) HTML5
5 74 (29.02%) CSS
6 58 (22.75%) Web Services
7 51 (20.00%) SOAP
8 45 (17.65%) jQuery
9 40 (15.69%) Ajax
10 39 (15.29%) REST
11 35 (13.73%) PhoneGap
12 34 (13.33%) .NET
13 32 (12.55%) iOS SDK
14 26 (10.20%) AngularJS
15 25 (9.80%) CSS3
16 22 (8.63%) ASP.NET
16 22 (8.63%) RESTful
17 18 (7.06%) Silverlight
18 16 (6.27%) Android SDK
19 13 (5.10%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 245 (96.08%) Mobile App
2 43 (16.86%) iPhone
3 35 (13.73%) Blackberry
4 23 (9.02%) Computer Science
5 20 (7.84%) Smartphone
6 19 (7.45%) N-Tier
7 15 (5.88%) Social Media
8 11 (4.31%) iPad
8 11 (4.31%) Open Source
9 10 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.75%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.35%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.35%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.57%) RIA
12 4 (1.57%) Streaming Media
12 4 (1.57%) W3C
13 2 (0.78%) Smartcard
13 2 (0.78%) GIS
13 2 (0.78%) PKI
13 2 (0.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 191 (74.90%) Android
2 185 (72.55%) Apple iOS
3 56 (21.96%) Windows
4 22 (8.63%) Windows Phone
5 21 (8.24%) Windows 8
6 12 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (3.53%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (1.18%) webOS
8 3 (1.18%) Linux
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (55.29%) iOS Development
2 118 (46.27%) Android Development
3 66 (25.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 55 (21.57%) OO
5 45 (17.65%) MVC
6 42 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (14.51%) E-Commerce
8 32 (12.55%) OOP
8 32 (12.55%) Scrum
9 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
10 21 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 20 (7.84%) Web Development
12 19 (7.45%) SOA
13 18 (7.06%) OOD
14 16 (6.27%) TDD
15 14 (5.49%) Project Management
16 9 (3.53%) Web Application Development
17 8 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
18 5 (1.96%) Use Case
18 5 (1.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 119 (46.67%) Objective-C
2 95 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 84 (32.94%) Java
4 38 (14.90%) SQL
5 32 (12.55%) C#
6 30 (11.76%) C++
7 22 (8.63%) PHP
7 22 (8.63%) Ruby
8 18 (7.06%) ActionScript
8 18 (7.06%) ActionScript 3.0
9 15 (5.88%) Python
10 13 (5.10%) Haskell
11 12 (4.71%) C
12 3 (1.18%) XAML
13 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (16.08%) Degree
2 18 (7.06%) SC Cleared
2 18 (7.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.41%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.78%) TickIT
Vendors
1 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.98%) Appcelerator
3 22 (8.63%) Apple
4 20 (7.84%) Sencha
5 11 (4.31%) Google
6 7 (2.75%) Symbian
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle
8 3 (1.18%) SAP
9 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.78%) Kony
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Gloucestershire
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Leicestershire
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