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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 751 742 768
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 144 157 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 136 104 109
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +3 140 £50,000 +17.64% 14
London +18 42 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North West -12 31 £40,000 +32.23% 4
South East +22 30 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Manchester -15 23 £40,000 +37.93% 2
Yorkshire -3 21 £57,500 +121.15% 2
City of London +35 20 £35,000 -46.15% 2
West Yorkshire +5 19 £57,500 +121.15%
Leeds - 19 £57,500 -
Surrey +3 13 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Egham - 10 £60,000 -
West Midlands -17 8 £52,500 +31.25%
Hampshire -7 7 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 - - 1
Oxford - 7 - -
Birmingham -3 6 £60,000 +29.72%
Cheshire -11 6 £52,500 - 2
Southampton - 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -12 5 £17,000 -58.02%
Wilmslow - 5 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £15,000 -
Nottingham +9 3 £15,000 -
Chester - 3 £52,500 - 1
Leicester +16 2 £37,500 -1.31%
Scotland +1 2 £45,000 -0.55% 1
Edinburgh -1 2 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire -5 2 £37,500 -7.40%
Middlesex - 2 £38,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £19,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £43,750 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 295 (98.99%) Mobile App
2 266 (89.26%) Apple iOS
3 241 (80.87%) Android
4 203 (68.12%) iOS Development
5 175 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (56.04%) Android Development
7 131 (43.96%) Objective-C
8 130 (43.62%) HTML
9 129 (43.29%) JavaScript
10 116 (38.93%) Java
11 115 (38.59%) HTML5
12 101 (33.89%) Windows
13 92 (30.87%) JSON
14 89 (29.87%) CSS
15 88 (29.53%) jQuery
15 88 (29.53%) Git (software)
16 85 (28.52%) Mobile Application Development
17 82 (27.52%) User Experience
18 77 (25.84%) XML
19 69 (23.15%) OO
19 69 (23.15%) Blackberry
20 66 (22.15%) Web Services
21 56 (18.79%) Subversion
22 55 (18.46%) PhoneGap
23 52 (17.45%) AngularJS
23 52 (17.45%) MVC
23 52 (17.45%) OOP
24 50 (16.78%) iOS SDK
25 48 (16.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
26 45 (15.10%) REST

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (1.01%) IIS
1 3 (1.01%) CMS
1 3 (1.01%) Node.js
2 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.35%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.04%) SQLite
2 16 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (5.37%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.69%) MySQL
4 1 (0.34%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 88 (29.53%) Git (software)
2 56 (18.79%) Subversion
3 48 (16.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 44 (14.77%) Xcode
5 32 (10.74%) JIRA
5 32 (10.74%) Ant
6 12 (4.03%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.02%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.35%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.35%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.34%) Grunt
10 3 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.01%) Bower
10 3 (1.01%) Mocha
11 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.67%) JUnit
11 2 (0.67%) Robotium
11 2 (0.67%) Gradle
12 1 (0.34%) FogBugz
12 1 (0.34%) WebObjects
General
1 33 (11.07%) Retail
2 15 (5.03%) Finance
3 6 (2.01%) Games
3 6 (2.01%) Banking
3 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.68%) Marketing
5 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Automotive
6 3 (1.01%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (43.62%) HTML
2 115 (38.59%) HTML5
3 92 (30.87%) JSON
4 89 (29.87%) CSS
5 88 (29.53%) jQuery
6 77 (25.84%) XML
7 66 (22.15%) Web Services
8 55 (18.46%) PhoneGap
9 52 (17.45%) AngularJS
10 50 (16.78%) iOS SDK
11 45 (15.10%) REST
12 44 (14.77%) Ajax
13 43 (14.43%) J2ME
14 41 (13.76%) SOAP
15 31 (10.40%) .NET
16 30 (10.07%) Android SDK
17 28 (9.40%) Silverlight
18 25 (8.39%) OpenGL
19 21 (7.05%) RESTful
20 16 (5.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 295 (98.99%) Mobile App
2 82 (27.52%) User Experience
3 69 (23.15%) Blackberry
4 35 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (9.40%) N-Tier
6 26 (8.72%) Social Media
7 25 (8.39%) Computer Science
7 25 (8.39%) iPhone
8 23 (7.72%) 3D Graphics
9 13 (4.36%) Animation
10 11 (3.69%) Open Source
11 10 (3.36%) IPTV
11 10 (3.36%) Kindle
12 8 (2.68%) iPad
13 7 (2.35%) Smartphone
14 6 (2.01%) Spread Betting
15 5 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
16 4 (1.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 266 (89.26%) Apple iOS
2 241 (80.87%) Android
3 101 (33.89%) Windows
4 38 (12.75%) Windows Phone
5 30 (10.07%) Windows 8
6 19 (6.38%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (2.01%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.67%) webOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) UNIX
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (68.12%) iOS Development
2 175 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (56.04%) Android Development
4 85 (28.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 69 (23.15%) OO
6 52 (17.45%) OOP
6 52 (17.45%) MVC
7 43 (14.43%) E-Commerce
8 36 (12.08%) Scrum
9 32 (10.74%) SOA
10 31 (10.40%) Mentoring
11 29 (9.73%) Memory Management
12 22 (7.38%) Data Modelling
12 22 (7.38%) Multithreading
13 17 (5.70%) OOD
14 16 (5.37%) Web Development
15 15 (5.03%) TDD
16 13 (4.36%) Use Case
16 13 (4.36%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 131 (43.96%) Objective-C
2 129 (43.29%) JavaScript
3 116 (38.93%) Java
4 40 (13.42%) C#
5 36 (12.08%) PHP
6 29 (9.73%) C++
7 28 (9.40%) ActionScript
7 28 (9.40%) ActionScript 3.0
8 26 (8.72%) SQL
9 9 (3.02%) Python
10 8 (2.68%) Ruby
10 8 (2.68%) Haskell
11 7 (2.35%) C
12 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.67%) XAML
13 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (9.40%) SC Cleared
1 28 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.38%) Degree
3 1 (0.34%) MCSD
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.03%) QA
2 10 (3.36%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 44 (14.77%) Appcelerator
2 43 (14.43%) Sencha
3 38 (12.75%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.70%) Symbian
5 12 (4.03%) Google
6 10 (3.36%) Apple
6 10 (3.36%) Facebook
7 6 (2.01%) Zend
8 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Telerik
Yorkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: Competitive & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago