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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Developer
Rank 500 463 467
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 465 485 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 396 404 403
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 23 October 2014 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 23 October 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 -20 433 £50,000 +11.11% 54
London -46 181 £57,500 +4.54% 17
South East +50 102 £60,000 +35.59% 12
City of London +13 57 £60,000 - 5
Surrey +39 55 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Egham +34 48 £60,000 +14.28% 2
North West -16 47 £40,000 +15.94% 15
Manchester +4 38 £35,500 +2.89% 12
West Midlands -38 31 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Birmingham +1 27 £60,000 +41.17%
Yorkshire -24 22 £50,000 +66.66% 3
East of England -39 19 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -11 18 £50,000 +42.85% 2
East Midlands -20 17 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Hampshire -13 14 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Leeds -17 14 £55,000 +120.00%
Berkshire +3 13 £75,000 +66.66% 4
Upminster - 12 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 12 £29,000 - 1
Leicestershire -14 10 £40,000 - 1
Scotland -27 10 £33,750 -18.67% 2
Suffolk +7 8 £35,000 +16.66%
Ipswich +4 8 £35,000 +16.66%
Hove - 8 £29,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -11 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Tyne and Wear -17 7 £31,750 +3.25%
North East -20 7 £31,750 -3.05%
South West -35 7 £35,000 -9.09%
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottingham +5 6 £40,000 +14.28%

Mobile Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

1 703 (78.20%) Apple iOS
2 583 (64.85%) Mobile App
3 579 (64.40%) Android
4 477 (53.06%) iOS Development
5 437 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
6 424 (47.16%) Objective-C
7 383 (42.60%) Android Development
8 374 (41.60%) HTML
9 357 (39.71%) JavaScript
10 303 (33.70%) HTML5
11 289 (32.15%) Java
12 280 (31.15%) CSS
13 224 (24.92%) OO
14 212 (23.58%) Windows
14 212 (23.58%) Web Services
15 201 (22.36%) User Experience
16 169 (18.80%) Git (software)
17 163 (18.13%) jQuery
18 151 (16.80%) C#
19 145 (16.13%) JSON
20 141 (15.68%) .NET
21 140 (15.57%) Mobile Application Development
22 139 (15.46%) Degree
23 129 (14.35%) SQL
24 127 (14.13%) Software Engineering
25 126 (14.02%) XML
26 125 (13.90%) iOS SDK
27 116 (12.90%) Microsoft
28 111 (12.35%) E-Commerce
29 110 (12.24%) CSS3

Mobile Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 73 (8.12%) Node.js
2 9 (1.00%) CMS
3 7 (0.78%) Drupal
4 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.44%) IIS
6 3 (0.33%) Kentico
7 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.11%) Confluence
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 27 (3.00%) Photoshop
2 26 (2.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.56%) GitHub
2 15 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.89%) SaaS
4 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.33%) PaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.22%) Route 53
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.45%) Internet
2 9 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.89%) HTTP
4 7 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.56%) GPRS
6 2 (0.22%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.11%) SMS
7 1 (0.11%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.12%) SQLite
2 42 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 34 (3.78%) MySQL
4 19 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.44%) Big Data
7 2 (0.22%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 169 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 97 (10.79%) Xcode
3 52 (5.78%) Subversion
4 49 (5.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 39 (4.34%) JIRA
6 37 (4.12%) Ant
7 32 (3.56%) Eclipse
8 20 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.00%) NUnit
10 15 (1.67%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.22%) Selenium
12 10 (1.11%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.00%) Gradle
14 8 (0.89%) Grunt
15 7 (0.78%) Jasmine
15 7 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (0.67%) Maven
16 6 (0.67%) Bower
16 6 (0.67%) Mocha
17 5 (0.56%) Android Studio
General
1 94 (10.46%) Finance
2 52 (5.78%) Games
3 45 (5.01%) Retail
4 24 (2.67%) Marketing
5 20 (2.22%) Multimedia
6 16 (1.78%) Banking
7 14 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.33%) Back Office
8 12 (1.33%) Legal
9 11 (1.22%) Law
10 9 (1.00%) Advertising
11 8 (0.89%) Publishing
11 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.67%) Automotive
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (41.60%) HTML
2 303 (33.70%) HTML5
3 280 (31.15%) CSS
4 212 (23.58%) Web Services
5 163 (18.13%) jQuery
6 145 (16.13%) JSON
7 141 (15.68%) .NET
8 126 (14.02%) XML
9 125 (13.90%) iOS SDK
10 110 (12.24%) CSS3
11 98 (10.90%) Cocoa
12 84 (9.34%) REST
13 81 (9.01%) ASP.NET
14 78 (8.68%) PhoneGap
15 73 (8.12%) Apache Cordova
16 72 (8.01%) AngularJS
17 67 (7.45%) Sencha Touch
18 65 (7.23%) Ajax
19 63 (7.01%) SOAP
19 63 (7.01%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 583 (64.85%) Mobile App
2 201 (22.36%) User Experience
3 107 (11.90%) Blackberry
4 96 (10.68%) iPhone
5 95 (10.57%) Computer Science
6 58 (6.45%) iPad
7 54 (6.01%) Open Source
8 44 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
9 42 (4.67%) Smartphone
10 37 (4.12%) Social Network
11 34 (3.78%) Social Media
12 27 (3.00%) N-Tier
13 25 (2.78%) Mathematics
14 18 (2.00%) Mobile Games
15 14 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
16 13 (1.45%) Online Games
17 11 (1.22%) Blog
17 11 (1.22%) Client/Server
18 10 (1.11%) IPTV
18 10 (1.11%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 703 (78.20%) Apple iOS
2 579 (64.40%) Android
3 212 (23.58%) Windows
4 68 (7.56%) Windows Phone
5 55 (6.12%) Windows 8
6 54 (6.01%) Windows Mobile
7 23 (2.56%) Windows Phone 8
8 16 (1.78%) Linux
9 14 (1.56%) UNIX
10 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.33%) webOS
12 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (53.06%) iOS Development
2 437 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (42.60%) Android Development
4 224 (24.92%) OO
5 140 (15.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 127 (14.13%) Software Engineering
7 111 (12.35%) E-Commerce
8 109 (12.12%) MVC
9 107 (11.90%) Scrum
10 101 (11.23%) OOP
11 97 (10.79%) TDD
12 92 (10.23%) Web Development
13 73 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (5.78%) OOD
15 43 (4.78%) Multithreading
16 38 (4.23%) Unit Testing
17 36 (4.00%) Test Automation
17 36 (4.00%) SOA
18 34 (3.78%) Mentoring
19 23 (2.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 424 (47.16%) Objective-C
2 357 (39.71%) JavaScript
3 289 (32.15%) Java
4 151 (16.80%) C#
5 129 (14.35%) SQL
6 98 (10.90%) C++
7 67 (7.45%) PHP
8 29 (3.23%) Ruby
9 28 (3.11%) ActionScript 3.0
9 28 (3.11%) ActionScript
10 22 (2.45%) Python
11 18 (2.00%) C
12 13 (1.45%) Haskell
13 9 (1.00%) XAML
14 8 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.78%) XPath
16 4 (0.44%) Groovy
17 3 (0.33%) Scala
17 3 (0.33%) VB
18 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (15.46%) Degree
2 27 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 27 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.22%) PhD
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.12%) QA
2 10 (1.11%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) YUM
1 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 116 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 96 (10.68%) Sencha
3 53 (5.90%) Apple
4 44 (4.89%) Appcelerator
5 41 (4.56%) Google
6 38 (4.23%) Xamarin
7 35 (3.89%) Facebook
8 18 (2.00%) Symbian
9 11 (1.22%) Bloomberg
10 8 (0.89%) Oracle
11 4 (0.44%) Adobe
12 3 (0.33%) VMware
12 3 (0.33%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.22%) hybris
13 2 (0.22%) Kony
13 2 (0.22%) Twitter
13 2 (0.22%) Motorola
14 1 (0.11%) ION Trading
14 1 (0.11%) Telerik
14 1 (0.11%) Perforce
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £30 - 45K + excellent bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Life Cover, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and Medic
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + neg + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Pension, Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Public-i Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago