Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Mobile Application Developer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 988 1030 957
Rank change year-on-year +42 -73 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 171 155 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.090% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 166 132 268
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,625 £70,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
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% -

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in England

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in England

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in England

Mobile Applications 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 Mobile Applications Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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 +26 61 £57,500 -11.54% 5
Midlands +52 51 £34,000 -15.00% 1
West Midlands +49 42 £34,000 -24.44% 1
South East 0 21 £42,500 -5.56% 1
South West -3 14 £36,250 +27.19% 4
East of England +15 13 £46,500 -15.45%
North of England -3 11 £32,000 -14.67% 3
East Midlands +35 10 £36,500 -8.75%
North East +13 4 £26,500 -39.77%
North West -31 4 £34,000 -6.85% 1
Yorkshire +32 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Mobile Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Mobile Applications 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 Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 163 (95.32%) Mobile App
2 151 (88.30%) Android
3 130 (76.02%) Android Development
4 116 (67.84%) Apple iOS
5 98 (57.31%) iOS Development
6 92 (53.80%) Java
7 82 (47.95%) Objective-C
8 79 (46.20%) Apple Swift
9 72 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (32.16%) User Experience
11 48 (28.07%) JavaScript
12 45 (26.32%) Xcode
13 41 (23.98%) HTML
13 41 (23.98%) Android Studio
14 40 (23.39%) CSS
15 39 (22.81%) Software Engineering
15 39 (22.81%) JSON
16 33 (19.30%) Android SDK
17 32 (18.71%) REST
17 32 (18.71%) MySQL
18 30 (17.54%) TDD
19 29 (16.96%) Degree
19 29 (16.96%) Mobile Development
20 27 (15.79%) SOAP
20 27 (15.79%) XML
21 26 (15.20%) HTML5
22 25 (14.62%) Git (software)
22 25 (14.62%) iOS SDK
22 25 (14.62%) AngularJS
22 25 (14.62%) .NET

Mobile Applications 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 13 (7.60%) Confluence
2 4 (2.34%) WordPress
3 2 (1.17%) Drupal
4 1 (0.58%) Apache
4 1 (0.58%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.43%) SaaS
2 8 (4.68%) Google Play
3 6 (3.51%) GitHub
4 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.75%) Firebase
4 3 (1.75%) npm
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) Skype
2 7 (4.09%) ATM
3 4 (2.34%) SSH
4 3 (1.75%) VoIP
5 2 (1.17%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.71%) MySQL
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.92%) SQLite
4 3 (1.75%) Big Data
4 3 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (26.32%) Xcode
2 41 (23.98%) Android Studio
3 25 (14.62%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.36%) Gradle
4 16 (9.36%) JIRA
5 4 (2.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (1.75%) Bower
6 3 (1.75%) CocoaPods
6 3 (1.75%) git-flow
6 3 (1.75%) gulp
6 3 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.75%) PostCSS
7 2 (1.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.17%) Subversion
8 1 (0.58%) Darcs
8 1 (0.58%) Maven
8 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (14.62%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Retail
3 11 (6.43%) Marketing
4 9 (5.26%) Automotive
5 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.51%) Electronics
6 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.34%) Advertising
7 4 (2.34%) Games
8 3 (1.75%) Military
8 3 (1.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.98%) HTML
2 40 (23.39%) CSS
3 39 (22.81%) JSON
4 33 (19.30%) Android SDK
5 32 (18.71%) REST
6 27 (15.79%) SOAP
6 27 (15.79%) XML
7 26 (15.20%) HTML5
8 25 (14.62%) .NET
8 25 (14.62%) AngularJS
8 25 (14.62%) Django
8 25 (14.62%) iOS SDK
9 18 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
9 18 (10.53%) Web Services
10 15 (8.77%) OAuth
10 15 (8.77%) React Native
10 15 (8.77%) SAML
11 14 (8.19%) RxJava
12 13 (7.60%) CSS3
13 12 (7.02%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 163 (95.32%) Mobile App
2 55 (32.16%) User Experience
3 20 (11.70%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.60%) iPhone
5 11 (6.43%) Data Structures
6 10 (5.85%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.85%) iPad
6 10 (5.85%) mHealth
7 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.34%) Spread Betting
10 2 (1.17%) Animation
10 2 (1.17%) Fintech
10 2 (1.17%) Social Media
11 1 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.58%) Photography
11 1 (0.58%) Social Network
11 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 151 (88.30%) Android
2 116 (67.84%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.68%) Windows
4 7 (4.09%) Linux
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Debian
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (76.02%) Android Development
2 98 (57.31%) iOS Development
3 72 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 30 (17.54%) TDD
6 29 (16.96%) Mobile Development
7 22 (12.87%) Mobile Application Development
8 20 (11.70%) OOP
8 20 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 19 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.94%) BDD
10 17 (9.94%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.94%) Pair Programming
10 17 (9.94%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.36%) Business Analysis
11 16 (9.36%) MVC
11 16 (9.36%) OO
12 15 (8.77%) SOLID
13 14 (8.19%) Customer-Centricity
13 14 (8.19%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.80%) Java
2 82 (47.95%) Objective-C
3 79 (46.20%) Apple Swift
4 48 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.62%) Python
6 22 (12.87%) SQL
7 17 (9.94%) C#
8 13 (7.60%) C
9 11 (6.43%) PHP
10 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.92%) C++
12 3 (1.75%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.58%) ES6
13 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Degree
2 21 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (5.85%) Google
2 8 (4.68%) Xamarin
3 7 (4.09%) Apple
4 6 (3.51%) SAP
5 3 (1.75%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
7 1 (0.58%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.58%) Sencha
7 1 (0.58%) Zend