Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Mobile Developer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 876 748
Rank change year-on-year +49 -128 -113
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 339 337 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 310 294 500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,300 £65,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -15.00%

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 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in England

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in England

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in England

Mobile 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 Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 +21 119 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Midlands +47 78 £34,500 -8.00% 5
West Midlands +26 54 £34,250 -8.67% 3
South East +25 49 £40,000 -11.11% 9
North of England +12 40 £42,500 - 16
North West -26 29 £45,000 +5.88% 9
East of England +9 28 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +37 25 £35,000 -12.50% 2
South West +28 25 £46,000 +22.67% 4
Yorkshire +25 6 £37,500 -3.23% 6
North East +8 5 £26,500 -39.77% 1
Mobile Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 274 (80.83%) Android
2 264 (77.88%) Apple iOS
3 230 (67.85%) Mobile App
4 227 (66.96%) Mobile Development
5 209 (61.65%) Android Development
6 190 (56.05%) iOS Development
7 145 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
8 140 (41.30%) Java
9 135 (39.82%) Objective-C
10 114 (33.63%) Apple Swift
11 96 (28.32%) JavaScript
12 92 (27.14%) Git (software)
13 76 (22.42%) HTML
14 74 (21.83%) C#
15 73 (21.53%) CSS
16 72 (21.24%) User Experience
17 65 (19.17%) Xcode
17 65 (19.17%) JSON
18 61 (17.99%) Xamarin
19 59 (17.40%) .NET
20 57 (16.81%) REST
21 53 (15.63%) iOS SDK
22 50 (14.75%) Degree
22 50 (14.75%) Scrum
23 49 (14.45%) Web Development
23 49 (14.45%) Android SDK
24 47 (13.86%) Mobile Application Development
24 47 (13.86%) Finance
24 47 (13.86%) TDD
25 46 (13.57%) Web Services

Mobile 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 16 (4.72%) Confluence
2 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.59%) Drupal
4 1 (0.29%) Mongoose
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.72%) Google Play
3 13 (3.83%) GitHub
4 10 (2.95%) SaaS
5 9 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.88%) iTunes
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) Firebase
7 1 (0.29%) npm
7 1 (0.29%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.06%) ATM
2 6 (1.77%) iBeacon
2 6 (1.77%) Internet
3 5 (1.47%) SSH
4 3 (0.88%) HbbTV
4 3 (0.88%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.31%) SQLite
2 13 (3.83%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.65%) MySQL
4 5 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.18%) Big Data
6 3 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 92 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 65 (19.17%) Xcode
3 43 (12.68%) Android Studio
4 36 (10.62%) JIRA
5 26 (7.67%) Visual Studio
6 25 (7.37%) Subversion
7 15 (4.42%) Eclipse
7 15 (4.42%) gulp
8 13 (3.83%) CocoaPods
9 11 (3.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 11 (3.24%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.06%) git-flow
10 7 (2.06%) Grunt
11 6 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.77%) Gradle
11 6 (1.77%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.18%) RSpec
13 3 (0.88%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.88%) Bower
13 3 (0.88%) JUnit
General
1 47 (13.86%) Finance
2 16 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.42%) Advertising
3 15 (4.42%) Games
4 14 (4.13%) Marketing
5 12 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.65%) Electronics
7 8 (2.36%) Automotive
7 8 (2.36%) Banking
8 6 (1.77%) Retail
9 5 (1.47%) Publishing
10 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) Law
10 3 (0.88%) Military
11 2 (0.59%) iGaming
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (22.42%) HTML
2 73 (21.53%) CSS
3 65 (19.17%) JSON
4 59 (17.40%) .NET
5 57 (16.81%) REST
6 53 (15.63%) iOS SDK
7 49 (14.45%) Android SDK
8 46 (13.57%) Web Services
9 42 (12.39%) AngularJS
10 40 (11.80%) HTML5
10 40 (11.80%) XML
11 35 (10.32%) React Native
12 31 (9.14%) CSS3
13 27 (7.96%) RESTful
13 27 (7.96%) SOAP
14 24 (7.08%) ASP.NET
14 24 (7.08%) Cocoa Touch
15 22 (6.49%) React
16 19 (5.60%) Apache Cordova
17 18 (5.31%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 230 (67.85%) Mobile App
2 72 (21.24%) User Experience
3 34 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 18 (5.31%) iPhone
6 13 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (3.24%) iPad
8 8 (2.36%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.18%) Chromecast
10 4 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.18%) Minimum Viable Product
10 4 (1.18%) Spread Betting
11 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.88%) Fintech
11 3 (0.88%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.59%) Smart Home
12 2 (0.59%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 274 (80.83%) Android
2 264 (77.88%) Apple iOS
3 36 (10.62%) Windows
4 19 (5.60%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (1.77%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.47%) Linux
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (66.96%) Mobile Development
2 209 (61.65%) Android Development
3 190 (56.05%) iOS Development
4 145 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (14.75%) Scrum
6 49 (14.45%) Web Development
7 47 (13.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 47 (13.86%) TDD
8 40 (11.80%) Unit Testing
9 39 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (11.50%) MVC
10 34 (10.03%) BDD
11 33 (9.73%) OO
11 33 (9.73%) OOP
12 29 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 29 (8.55%) Test Automation
13 23 (6.78%) SDLC
14 20 (5.90%) Cross-Platform Development
15 18 (5.31%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.31%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 140 (41.30%) Java
2 135 (39.82%) Objective-C
3 114 (33.63%) Apple Swift
4 96 (28.32%) JavaScript
5 74 (21.83%) C#
6 45 (13.27%) SQL
7 38 (11.21%) C++
8 23 (6.78%) PHP
9 16 (4.72%) C
10 13 (3.83%) Python
10 13 (3.83%) Ruby
11 12 (3.54%) Kotlin
12 9 (2.65%) Perl
13 5 (1.47%) ES6
14 4 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.18%) XAML
15 1 (0.29%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.29%) Groovy
15 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (14.75%) Degree
2 30 (8.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.60%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 61 (17.99%) Xamarin
2 20 (5.90%) Apple
3 19 (5.60%) Google
4 9 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.65%) SAP
5 5 (1.47%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.47%) RedGate
6 2 (0.59%) Facebook
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe
7 1 (0.29%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.29%) Capita
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Sencha