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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Developer
Rank 762 826 718
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -108
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 127 107 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.096% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 151
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%

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
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +60 122 £41,250 +10.00% 15
London +44 37 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East +34 33 £40,000 - 3
South West -7 15 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +15 14 £38,750 +19.23% 3
East of England +11 14 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oxfordshire +16 13 - -
West Yorkshire +36 11 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Oxford +14 10 - -
Bournemouth - 9 £32,500 -
Dorset - 9 £32,500 -
Surrey - 8 £50,000 - 1
Watford +16 7 - -
Hertfordshire +15 7 - -
Manchester 0 6 £45,000 +63.63% 2
North West -9 6 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Berkshire - 6 £41,000 - 1
Essex +16 4 £45,000 +62.16%
Bracknell - 4 £41,750 -
City of London +58 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Canterbury - 3 £25,000 -
Colchester - 3 £45,000 -
Epsom - 3 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £25,000 -
East Midlands +3 2 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Norwich 0 2 - - 2
Norfolk -1 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire -7 2 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Gloucestershire -12 2 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Twickenham - 2 £45,000 -

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 222 (88.10%) Android
3 209 (82.94%) Apple iOS
4 173 (68.65%) Android Development
5 164 (65.08%) iOS Development
6 110 (43.65%) Mobile Development
7 109 (43.25%) Objective-C
8 101 (40.08%) OO
9 83 (32.94%) Java
10 72 (28.57%) Xcode
11 70 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 70 (27.78%) HTML
12 66 (26.19%) Subversion
13 58 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (22.22%) JSON
15 52 (20.63%) HTML5
16 50 (19.84%) User Experience
17 49 (19.44%) Git (software)
17 49 (19.44%) REST
17 49 (19.44%) Cocoa
17 49 (19.44%) Windows
18 48 (19.05%) Computer Science
18 48 (19.05%) Degree
19 47 (18.65%) Android SDK
20 45 (17.86%) iOS SDK
21 44 (17.46%) Unit Testing
22 42 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
22 42 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
23 40 (15.87%) Memory Management
23 40 (15.87%) PHP

Mobile Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (5.95%) Node.js
2 3 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.19%) GitHub
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.56%) Internet
2 4 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.19%) Wireless
3 3 (1.19%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.54%) MySQL
2 13 (5.16%) SQLite
3 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (28.57%) Xcode
2 66 (26.19%) Subversion
3 49 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.97%) Android Studio
5 8 (3.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 8 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.98%) JIRA
9 4 (1.59%) Gradle
9 4 (1.59%) PhantomJS
9 4 (1.59%) Grunt
9 4 (1.59%) Ant
10 3 (1.19%) Maven
10 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.79%) FishEye
11 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (11.90%) Finance
2 22 (8.73%) Retail
3 14 (5.56%) Games
4 10 (3.97%) Marketing
5 5 (1.98%) Publishing
5 5 (1.98%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.19%) Automotive
7 3 (1.19%) iGaming
8 2 (0.79%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.78%) HTML
2 56 (22.22%) JSON
3 52 (20.63%) HTML5
4 49 (19.44%) REST
4 49 (19.44%) Cocoa
5 47 (18.65%) Android SDK
6 45 (17.86%) iOS SDK
7 42 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
8 35 (13.89%) Core Animation
9 33 (13.10%) CSS
9 33 (13.10%) Web Services
10 30 (11.90%) jQuery
11 27 (10.71%) XML
11 27 (10.71%) PhoneGap
12 17 (6.75%) SOAP
12 17 (6.75%) AngularJS
13 16 (6.35%) J2ME
13 16 (6.35%) .NET
14 14 (5.56%) LAMP
15 12 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 252 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 50 (19.84%) User Experience
3 48 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 38 (15.08%) iPhone
5 35 (13.89%) Animation
6 24 (9.52%) iPad
7 18 (7.14%) Blackberry
8 11 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.17%) Internet of Things
9 8 (3.17%) Spread Betting
10 7 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.78%) Home Automation
11 6 (2.38%) Telematics
12 4 (1.59%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.59%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.59%) Mobile Games
13 3 (1.19%) PMI
13 3 (1.19%) Social Media
13 3 (1.19%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 222 (88.10%) Android
2 209 (82.94%) Apple iOS
3 49 (19.44%) Windows
4 29 (11.51%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (5.56%) UNIX
6 12 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.97%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (68.65%) Android Development
2 164 (65.08%) iOS Development
3 110 (43.65%) Mobile Development
4 101 (40.08%) OO
5 58 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (17.46%) Unit Testing
7 42 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (15.87%) Memory Management
9 37 (14.68%) Mobile Application Development
10 34 (13.49%) OOP
11 30 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.52%) Multithreading
13 16 (6.35%) TDD
13 16 (6.35%) Scrum
14 14 (5.56%) Web Development
15 10 (3.97%) Software Architecture
16 9 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
17 8 (3.17%) BDD
17 8 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
17 8 (3.17%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 109 (43.25%) Objective-C
2 83 (32.94%) Java
3 70 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.87%) PHP
5 34 (13.49%) C#
6 30 (11.90%) C++
7 13 (5.16%) Apple Swift
8 12 (4.76%) XAML
9 8 (3.17%) C
10 6 (2.38%) SQL
11 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.98%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.40%) Perl
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.40%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 22 (8.73%) Xamarin
2 18 (7.14%) Apple
3 13 (5.16%) Google
4 8 (3.17%) Sencha
4 8 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.78%) Zend
6 4 (1.59%) Facebook
7 3 (1.19%) Symbian
7 3 (1.19%) Coverity
8 2 (0.79%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.79%) Trigger.io
9 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
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Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £38-45k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 7 days ago
West London
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Salary: competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago