The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Developer
Rank 538 523 522
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 376 409 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 328 332 364
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the UK.

Mobile Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Developer over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -22 353 £52,500 +16.66% 62
London +5 188 £55,000 +10.00% 27
South East 0 83 £47,500 +8.57% 9
Surrey +10 28 £57,500 +43.75% 2
North West -9 28 £52,500 +40.00% 9
Hampshire -1 25 £44,000 +13.54%
City of London -11 25 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Manchester -3 24 £43,500 +38.09% 6
Yorkshire +9 21 £57,500 +105.35% 6
Oxfordshire +15 20 £75,000 +26.05% 1
Oxford +11 20 £75,000 -
Egham +13 18 £60,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire +10 17 £57,500 +105.35% 5
Leeds - 16 £57,500 - 3
Southampton +4 12 £45,000 +16.12%
Cardiff - 12 £45,000 - 2
South Wales - 12 £45,000 - 3
Wales - 12 £45,000 - 3
East of England -51 10 £62,500 +38.88% 6
East Midlands -12 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland -13 8 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Midlands -19 8 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Basingstoke - 8 £44,000 -
South West -6 7 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Leicestershire +3 6 £52,500 +28.04%
Suffolk -8 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire -25 5 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Hertfordshire -3 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Guildford -4 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire -8 4 £52,500 +40.00% 1

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title.

1 679 (81.51%) Apple iOS
2 566 (67.95%) Android
3 541 (64.95%) Mobile App
4 465 (55.82%) iOS Development
5 425 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
6 407 (48.86%) Android Development
7 386 (46.34%) Objective-C
8 334 (40.10%) HTML
9 326 (39.14%) JavaScript
10 296 (35.53%) Java
11 253 (30.37%) HTML5
12 237 (28.45%) CSS
13 222 (26.65%) User Experience
14 202 (24.25%) Git (software)
15 200 (24.01%) OO
16 183 (21.97%) Windows
17 179 (21.49%) Web Services
18 168 (20.17%) C#
19 151 (18.13%) jQuery
19 151 (18.13%) JSON
20 141 (16.93%) Mobile Application Development
21 135 (16.21%) Xcode
22 133 (15.97%) .NET
23 123 (14.77%) iOS SDK
24 116 (13.93%) XML
25 113 (13.57%) Computer Science
26 110 (13.21%) E-Commerce
27 109 (13.09%) Scrum
28 102 (12.24%) MVC
29 100 (12.00%) OOP

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (7.92%) Node.js
2 6 (0.72%) CMS
3 4 (0.48%) Confluence
4 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.24%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.24%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.12%) Kentico
6 1 (0.12%) WordPress
6 1 (0.12%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (1.80%) Photoshop
2 14 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.24%) MS Office
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.44%) GitHub
3 7 (0.84%) SaaS
4 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.24%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
5 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) Office 365
5 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.16%) HTTP
2 11 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (0.96%) Internet
4 3 (0.36%) iBeacon
4 3 (0.36%) GPRS
4 3 (0.36%) Wireless
5 2 (0.24%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) NFC
6 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (7.80%) SQLite
2 37 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.88%) MySQL
4 17 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 15 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.60%) Big Data
7 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.24%) DTS
8 2 (0.24%) MS Access
8 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 202 (24.25%) Git (software)
2 135 (16.21%) Xcode
3 90 (10.80%) Subversion
4 68 (8.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 41 (4.92%) Ant
6 40 (4.80%) Eclipse
7 39 (4.68%) JIRA
8 38 (4.56%) Jenkins
9 24 (2.88%) Maven
10 16 (1.92%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.80%) Calabash
11 15 (1.80%) Appium
12 12 (1.44%) Android Studio
13 11 (1.32%) Bitbucket
14 9 (1.08%) Grunt
14 9 (1.08%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (0.60%) Mocha
16 5 (0.60%) NUnit
17 4 (0.48%) Bower
General
1 83 (9.96%) Finance
2 65 (7.80%) Retail
3 42 (5.04%) Games
4 27 (3.24%) Back Office
5 26 (3.12%) Marketing
6 15 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.20%) Automotive
8 8 (0.96%) Banking
9 6 (0.72%) Publishing
9 6 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.60%) French Language
10 5 (0.60%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.60%) Legal
11 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (40.10%) HTML
2 253 (30.37%) HTML5
3 237 (28.45%) CSS
4 179 (21.49%) Web Services
5 151 (18.13%) jQuery
5 151 (18.13%) JSON
6 133 (15.97%) .NET
7 123 (14.77%) iOS SDK
8 116 (13.93%) XML
9 95 (11.40%) REST
10 91 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 82 (9.84%) CSS3
12 78 (9.36%) Cocoa
13 77 (9.24%) Android SDK
14 75 (9.00%) PhoneGap
15 70 (8.40%) Sencha Touch
16 63 (7.56%) ASP.NET
17 62 (7.44%) Apache Cordova
18 49 (5.88%) SOAP
18 49 (5.88%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 541 (64.95%) Mobile App
2 222 (26.65%) User Experience
3 113 (13.57%) Computer Science
4 84 (10.08%) iPhone
5 81 (9.72%) Blackberry
6 59 (7.08%) Open Source
7 51 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (6.00%) iPad
9 31 (3.72%) Blog
10 29 (3.48%) 3D Graphics
10 29 (3.48%) Smartphone
11 28 (3.36%) Social Media
12 24 (2.88%) N-Tier
13 23 (2.76%) Animation
14 22 (2.64%) Mathematics
15 18 (2.16%) Social Network
16 13 (1.56%) Mobile Games
17 11 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (1.32%) Kindle
18 10 (1.20%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 679 (81.51%) Apple iOS
2 566 (67.95%) Android
3 183 (21.97%) Windows
4 54 (6.48%) Windows Phone
5 43 (5.16%) Windows Mobile
6 42 (5.04%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
7 9 (1.08%) Linux
8 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.24%) UNIX
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (55.82%) iOS Development
2 425 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (48.86%) Android Development
4 200 (24.01%) OO
5 141 (16.93%) Mobile Application Development
6 110 (13.21%) E-Commerce
7 109 (13.09%) Scrum
8 102 (12.24%) MVC
9 100 (12.00%) OOP
9 100 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 100 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 88 (10.56%) TDD
11 62 (7.44%) Unit Testing
12 57 (6.84%) Web Development
13 49 (5.88%) Memory Management
14 47 (5.64%) BDD
15 45 (5.40%) Multithreading
15 45 (5.40%) Test Automation
16 39 (4.68%) OOD
17 33 (3.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 386 (46.34%) Objective-C
2 326 (39.14%) JavaScript
3 296 (35.53%) Java
4 168 (20.17%) C#
5 84 (10.08%) SQL
6 78 (9.36%) C++
7 59 (7.08%) PHP
8 24 (2.88%) ActionScript 3.0
8 24 (2.88%) ActionScript
9 21 (2.52%) XAML
10 17 (2.04%) Python
11 8 (0.96%) C
12 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.60%) Ruby
14 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.24%) VBA
14 2 (0.24%) Haskell
15 1 (0.12%) XPath
15 1 (0.12%) Groovy
15 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (9.96%) Degree
2 24 (2.88%) SC Cleared
2 24 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.12%) MCSD
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.60%) QA
2 10 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.12%) KVM
2 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) yum
1 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 96 (11.52%) Sencha
2 83 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 80 (9.60%) Xamarin
4 75 (9.00%) Google
5 49 (5.88%) Appcelerator
6 33 (3.96%) Apple
7 16 (1.92%) Facebook
8 15 (1.80%) Zend
9 12 (1.44%) Symbian
10 11 (1.32%) Kony
11 5 (0.60%) ExactTarget
12 3 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.24%) Perforce
13 2 (0.24%) Adobe
13 2 (0.24%) Twitter
13 2 (0.24%) Ektron
14 1 (0.12%) Telerik
14 1 (0.12%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg
14 1 (0.12%) Motorola
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday,pension,bonus, etc..
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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