Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an iOS Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 503 452
Rank change year-on-year -54 -51 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 769 954 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.55% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 685 873 1157
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in England

iOS Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iOS Developer in England.

Salary trend for iOS Developer in England

iOS Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iOS Developer in England

iOS Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -114 360 £62,500 -1.96% 60
North of England +23 135 £40,000 +6.67% 23
South East -8 83 £45,000 - 7
North West -33 82 £40,000 +6.67% 19
South West +60 81 £52,500 +40.00% 7
Midlands +20 58 £35,000 -12.50% 13
West Midlands +48 54 £35,000 +45.83% 9
East of England 0 54 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +58 48 £37,500 +7.14% 3
North East +13 5 £38,750 -11.93% 1
East Midlands -5 4 £36,500 -8.75% 4
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, iOS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 759 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 749 (97.40%) iOS Development
3 488 (63.46%) Objective-C
4 477 (62.03%) Apple Swift
5 399 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
6 280 (36.41%) Android
7 258 (33.55%) Mobile App
8 244 (31.73%) Mobile Development
9 221 (28.74%) Git (software)
10 212 (27.57%) Xcode
11 205 (26.66%) TDD
12 182 (23.67%) Android Development
13 172 (22.37%) User Experience
14 163 (21.20%) Java
15 162 (21.07%) JSON
16 144 (18.73%) iOS SDK
17 141 (18.34%) REST
18 134 (17.43%) Apple
19 127 (16.51%) Degree
20 126 (16.38%) Finance
21 120 (15.60%) Scrum
22 113 (14.69%) OO
23 109 (14.17%) OOP
23 109 (14.17%) Unit Testing
24 105 (13.65%) JavaScript
25 103 (13.39%) Web Services
25 103 (13.39%) Cocoa
26 101 (13.13%) RESTful
27 100 (13.00%) HTML
28 96 (12.48%) BDD

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (1.95%) Confluence
2 4 (0.52%) CMS
3 3 (0.39%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.26%) DNN
4 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.15%) GitHub
2 26 (3.38%) Google Play
3 21 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.56%) SaaS
5 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.04%) iTunes
8 6 (0.78%) TestFlight
9 5 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.65%) Serverless
10 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.13%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.69%) Wireless
2 11 (1.43%) iBeacon
3 9 (1.17%) Skype
4 7 (0.91%) ATM
5 5 (0.65%) Internet
6 4 (0.52%) SSH
6 4 (0.52%) VoIP
7 3 (0.39%) HTTP
8 2 (0.26%) HbbTV
8 2 (0.26%) Intranet
9 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.99%) MySQL
2 20 (2.60%) Big Data
3 14 (1.82%) SQLite
4 12 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 6 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.39%) CouchDB
6 3 (0.39%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 221 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 212 (27.57%) Xcode
3 58 (7.54%) JIRA
4 47 (6.11%) CocoaPods
5 39 (5.07%) Subversion
6 34 (4.42%) Android Studio
7 26 (3.38%) Jenkins
8 23 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (2.99%) Eclipse
9 19 (2.47%) Calabash
9 19 (2.47%) git-flow
10 17 (2.21%) Bitbucket
11 9 (1.17%) Appium
11 9 (1.17%) Gerrit
11 9 (1.17%) gulp
12 5 (0.65%) Maven
13 4 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (0.52%) JUnit
13 4 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.39%) Mockito
General
1 126 (16.38%) Finance
2 66 (8.58%) Electronics
3 51 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.85%) Marketing
4 45 (5.85%) Retail
5 41 (5.33%) Manufacturing
6 36 (4.68%) Advertising
7 26 (3.38%) Banking
8 22 (2.86%) Games
9 15 (1.95%) Publishing
10 10 (1.30%) Automotive
11 9 (1.17%) Law
12 6 (0.78%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.52%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (21.07%) JSON
2 144 (18.73%) iOS SDK
3 141 (18.34%) REST
4 103 (13.39%) Cocoa
4 103 (13.39%) Web Services
5 101 (13.13%) RESTful
6 100 (13.00%) HTML
7 88 (11.44%) XML
8 82 (10.66%) CSS
9 55 (7.15%) Core Data
10 46 (5.98%) Cocoa Touch
11 45 (5.85%) SOAP
12 43 (5.59%) UIKit
13 42 (5.46%) OAuth
14 40 (5.20%) Android SDK
15 39 (5.07%) HTML5
16 37 (4.81%) .NET
17 36 (4.68%) AngularJS
18 27 (3.51%) CSS3
19 26 (3.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 258 (33.55%) Mobile App
2 172 (22.37%) User Experience
3 78 (10.14%) Computer Science
4 75 (9.75%) iPhone
5 61 (7.93%) Fintech
5 61 (7.93%) iPad
6 42 (5.46%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.77%) Smartphone
8 24 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
9 23 (2.99%) Algorithms
9 23 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (2.34%) Animation
11 17 (2.21%) Social Media
12 16 (2.08%) mHealth
13 15 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.56%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.56%) Spread Betting
15 11 (1.43%) BBC
16 9 (1.17%) Minimum Viable Product
17 6 (0.78%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 759 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 280 (36.41%) Android
3 30 (3.90%) Windows
4 12 (1.56%) Linux
5 11 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.17%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.91%) Unix
9 6 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (97.40%) iOS Development
2 399 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (31.73%) Mobile Development
4 205 (26.66%) TDD
5 182 (23.67%) Android Development
6 120 (15.60%) Scrum
7 113 (14.69%) OO
8 109 (14.17%) OOP
8 109 (14.17%) Unit Testing
9 96 (12.48%) BDD
10 94 (12.22%) Software Engineering
11 87 (11.31%) Test Automation
12 83 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (10.53%) MVC
14 54 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (7.02%) Memory Management
15 51 (6.63%) Web Development
16 41 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
17 40 (5.20%) Programme Management
18 38 (4.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 488 (63.46%) Objective-C
2 477 (62.03%) Apple Swift
3 163 (21.20%) Java
4 105 (13.65%) JavaScript
5 77 (10.01%) C++
6 60 (7.80%) PHP
7 55 (7.15%) C#
8 39 (5.07%) C
9 32 (4.16%) Ruby
10 26 (3.38%) Python
10 26 (3.38%) SQL
11 9 (1.17%) Kotlin
11 9 (1.17%) Perl
12 6 (0.78%) Embedded C
12 6 (0.78%) Embedded C++
13 5 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.52%) Go
14 4 (0.52%) Scala
15 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 127 (16.51%) Degree
2 59 (7.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.04%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Docker
1 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 134 (17.43%) Apple
2 56 (7.28%) Google
3 55 (7.15%) Xamarin
4 40 (5.20%) SAP
5 17 (2.21%) Facebook
6 16 (2.08%) Microsoft
7 13 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.30%) Sony
8 10 (1.30%) Yahoo!
9 5 (0.65%) Twitter
10 4 (0.52%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.39%) ATG
11 3 (0.39%) Sun
11 3 (0.39%) Teradata
12 2 (0.26%) Adobe
12 2 (0.26%) PubNub
13 1 (0.13%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.13%) IBM
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle
13 1 (0.13%) Virgin Media