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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 735 827 733
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -94
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 137 97 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.082% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 76 123
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -4.93%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +58 130 £41,000 +2.50% 21
London +35 40 £55,000 +22.22% 9
South East +40 39 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +19 16 - - 1
South West +2 15 £32,500 -13.33% 3
East of England +18 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oxford +14 12 - - 1
Surrey +31 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Bournemouth - 10 £32,500 - 2
Dorset - 10 £32,500 - 3
Manchester +8 8 £45,000 +63.63%
East Midlands +5 8 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -4 8 £45,000 +33.33%
Watford +11 7 - -
Yorkshire +10 7 £36,000 +15.20% 2
Hertfordshire -8 7 - -
Berkshire - 6 £41,750 -
Epsom - 5 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +10 4 - - 2
Essex +7 4 £45,000 +62.16% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £41,750 -
Nottingham - 4 £32,500 -
City of London +32 3 £30,000 -42.85% 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £36,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £25,000 -
Colchester - 3 £45,000 - 1
Corby - 3 £42,500 -
Kent - 3 £25,000 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 257 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 235 (91.44%) Android
3 221 (85.99%) Apple iOS
4 184 (71.60%) Android Development
5 170 (66.15%) iOS Development
6 106 (41.25%) OO
7 103 (40.08%) Objective-C
8 96 (37.35%) Mobile Development
9 85 (33.07%) Java
10 79 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (29.57%) Xcode
12 73 (28.40%) Subversion
13 71 (27.63%) JavaScript
14 70 (27.24%) HTML
15 57 (22.18%) JSON
16 56 (21.79%) User Experience
16 56 (21.79%) Git (software)
17 53 (20.62%) Windows
18 52 (20.23%) HTML5
18 52 (20.23%) Android SDK
19 51 (19.84%) iOS SDK
20 49 (19.07%) REST
20 49 (19.07%) Computer Science
21 48 (18.68%) Degree
21 48 (18.68%) Cocoa
21 48 (18.68%) Memory Management
21 48 (18.68%) Unit Testing
22 45 (17.51%) iPhone
23 43 (16.73%) PHP
24 42 (16.34%) Animation

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 13 (5.06%) Node.js
2 1 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.17%) GitHub
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.06%) Internet
2 6 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.17%) Wireless
3 3 (1.17%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.39%) MySQL
2 15 (5.84%) SQLite
3 9 (3.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (29.57%) Xcode
2 73 (28.40%) Subversion
3 56 (21.79%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.45%) Android Studio
5 8 (3.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 7 (2.72%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.95%) Grunt
8 4 (1.56%) PhantomJS
8 4 (1.56%) Ant
8 4 (1.56%) JIRA
9 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.78%) Gradle
11 1 (0.39%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.39%) Mocha
11 1 (0.39%) Maven
11 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 24 (9.34%) Finance
1 24 (9.34%) Retail
2 14 (5.45%) Games
3 7 (2.72%) Marketing
4 5 (1.95%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.95%) Publishing
5 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.17%) Automotive
6 3 (1.17%) iGaming
7 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.24%) HTML
2 57 (22.18%) JSON
3 52 (20.23%) HTML5
3 52 (20.23%) Android SDK
4 51 (19.84%) iOS SDK
5 49 (19.07%) REST
6 48 (18.68%) Cocoa
7 42 (16.34%) Core Animation
8 41 (15.95%) Cocoa Touch
9 37 (14.40%) CSS
10 36 (14.01%) jQuery
11 31 (12.06%) Web Services
12 29 (11.28%) XML
13 24 (9.34%) J2ME
13 24 (9.34%) PhoneGap
14 19 (7.39%) .NET
15 18 (7.00%) AngularJS
16 17 (6.61%) SOAP
17 13 (5.06%) OpenGL
18 12 (4.67%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 257 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 56 (21.79%) User Experience
3 49 (19.07%) Computer Science
4 45 (17.51%) iPhone
5 42 (16.34%) Animation
6 28 (10.89%) iPad
7 27 (10.51%) Blackberry
8 12 (4.67%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (4.67%) Spread Betting
8 12 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.11%) Internet of Things
9 8 (3.11%) Telematics
10 7 (2.72%) Home Automation
10 7 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.95%) Open Source
12 4 (1.56%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.56%) Mobile Games
13 3 (1.17%) PMI
13 3 (1.17%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 235 (91.44%) Android
2 221 (85.99%) Apple iOS
3 53 (20.62%) Windows
4 29 (11.28%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (4.67%) Windows 8
6 10 (3.89%) Windows Phone
7 6 (2.33%) UNIX
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (71.60%) Android Development
2 170 (66.15%) iOS Development
3 106 (41.25%) OO
4 96 (37.35%) Mobile Development
5 79 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (18.68%) Unit Testing
6 48 (18.68%) Memory Management
7 42 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (15.18%) Mobile Application Development
9 38 (14.79%) OOP
10 21 (8.17%) Software Engineering
11 19 (7.39%) Multithreading
12 17 (6.61%) Scrum
13 13 (5.06%) Web Development
13 13 (5.06%) TDD
13 13 (5.06%) Concurrent Programming
13 13 (5.06%) Software Architecture
14 12 (4.67%) Data Modelling
14 12 (4.67%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (3.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 103 (40.08%) Objective-C
2 85 (33.07%) Java
3 71 (27.63%) JavaScript
4 43 (16.73%) PHP
5 37 (14.40%) C#
6 26 (10.12%) C++
7 17 (6.61%) Apple Swift
8 12 (4.67%) XAML
9 10 (3.89%) C
10 7 (2.72%) SQL
11 5 (1.95%) Python
12 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.39%) Perl
13 1 (0.39%) Ruby
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (18.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 21 (8.17%) Xamarin
2 17 (6.61%) Apple
3 13 (5.06%) Google
4 12 (4.67%) Sencha
5 10 (3.89%) Zend
6 9 (3.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.95%) Symbian
8 4 (1.56%) Facebook
9 3 (1.17%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.39%) Coverity
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