Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Development
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 389 334 345
Rank change year-on-year -55 +11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Development 1,235 1,609 1,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.97% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.06% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 1,438 1,517
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% +5.56%

Mobile Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 142,352 151,702 164,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.55% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 114,184 120,485 138,470
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mobile Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in England

Mobile Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Mobile Development in England

Mobile Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Development in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Development in England

Mobile Development
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 Development within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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 -74 395 £65,000 +13.04% 73
South East -14 287 £45,000 +5.88% 45
North of England +93 281 £44,000 +10.00% 61
Yorkshire +108 153 £44,000 +17.33% 20
South West +24 124 £40,000 - 10
North West +9 113 £40,000 -5.88% 39
Midlands -85 88 £42,500 +13.33% 22
East of England -54 61 £50,000 +7.53% 14
West Midlands -69 51 £46,308 +23.49% 9
East Midlands -20 35 £37,500 +22.95% 13
North East -14 15 £45,000 - 2
Mobile Development
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Mobile Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Mobile Development.

1 607 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 548 (44.37%) Android
4 523 (42.35%) Apple iOS
5 502 (40.65%) C#
6 415 (33.60%) .NET
7 372 (30.12%) Java
8 366 (29.64%) HTML
9 364 (29.47%) iOS Development
10 336 (27.21%) CSS
11 330 (26.72%) Android Development
12 313 (25.34%) Mobile App
13 288 (23.32%) TDD
14 255 (20.65%) AngularJS
15 250 (20.24%) SQL
16 245 (19.84%) Software Engineering
17 241 (19.51%) User Experience
18 237 (19.19%) MVC
19 221 (17.89%) Xamarin
20 219 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
21 211 (17.09%) Objective-C
22 209 (16.92%) ASP.NET
23 197 (15.95%) Apple Swift
24 193 (15.63%) Web Services
25 192 (15.55%) SQL Server
26 190 (15.38%) Web Development
27 185 (14.98%) OO
28 180 (14.57%) Git (software)
29 177 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
30 176 (14.25%) Scrum

Mobile Development
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 44 (3.56%) IIS
2 31 (2.51%) CMS
3 22 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.46%) Confluence
5 13 (1.05%) WebLogic
6 12 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (0.89%) WordPress
8 10 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.73%) Alfresco
9 9 (0.73%) Apache
9 9 (0.73%) Joomla!
10 8 (0.65%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.32%) Drupal
12 4 (0.32%) JBoss
12 4 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.32%) WildFly
13 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (1.21%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.49%) GIMP
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
1 4 (0.32%) Magento
1 4 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.081%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 219 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (4.13%) SaaS
4 25 (2.02%) Google Play
5 17 (1.38%) GitHub
6 14 (1.13%) Firebase
7 13 (1.05%) Office 365
8 12 (0.97%) Serverless
9 11 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.73%) iTunes
12 8 (0.65%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.49%) AWS CodePipeline
15 5 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.40%) Slack
16 4 (0.32%) AdWords
16 4 (0.32%) npm
16 4 (0.32%) Trello
17 3 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.59%) Internet
2 23 (1.86%) HTTP
3 14 (1.13%) SSL
4 12 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.65%) Skype
6 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.16%) Firewall
7 2 (0.16%) SSH
8 1 (0.081%) AMQP
8 1 (0.081%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.081%) Network Security
8 1 (0.081%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.96%) MySQL
3 56 (4.53%) NoSQL
4 38 (3.08%) Big Data
5 35 (2.83%) MongoDB
6 30 (2.43%) Redis
6 30 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 25 (2.02%) Blockchain
8 22 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 14 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.40%) Power BI
13 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.24%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.24%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 180 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 84 (6.80%) Xcode
3 83 (6.72%) Subversion
4 77 (6.23%) Visual Studio
5 76 (6.15%) Selenium
6 68 (5.51%) JIRA
7 67 (5.43%) Jenkins
8 50 (4.05%) NUnit
9 47 (3.81%) Gradle
10 46 (3.72%) webpack
11 42 (3.40%) Cucumber
12 41 (3.32%) Maven
13 40 (3.24%) Android Studio
14 38 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (2.51%) JUnit
16 30 (2.43%) SpecFlow
17 19 (1.54%) Appium
18 17 (1.38%) Ant
18 17 (1.38%) Apache Ivy
19 16 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 148 (11.98%) Finance
2 75 (6.07%) Retail
3 55 (4.45%) Marketing
4 51 (4.13%) Games
5 27 (2.19%) Advertising
5 27 (2.19%) Publishing
6 26 (2.11%) Banking
7 16 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.73%) Law
9 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.49%) Legal
11 5 (0.40%) Electronics
11 5 (0.40%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.16%) Back Office
12 2 (0.16%) Military
12 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.081%) Automotive
13 1 (0.081%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,011 (81.86%) Developer
2 216 (17.49%) .NET Developer
3 210 (17.00%) Mobile Developer
4 183 (14.82%) iOS Developer
5 157 (12.71%) Android Developer
6 152 (12.31%) C# Developer
7 151 (12.23%) Senior Developer
8 112 (9.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 108 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 98 (7.94%) Applications Developer
11 95 (7.69%) Software Engineer
12 81 (6.56%) Software Developer
13 79 (6.40%) Java Developer
14 76 (6.15%) Lead Developer
15 71 (5.75%) React Developer
16 68 (5.51%) iOS Android Developer
17 66 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
18 61 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
19 60 (4.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
20 58 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (33.60%) .NET
2 366 (29.64%) HTML
3 336 (27.21%) CSS
4 255 (20.65%) AngularJS
5 209 (16.92%) ASP.NET
6 193 (15.63%) Web Services
7 163 (13.20%) REST
8 157 (12.71%) React
9 144 (11.66%) jQuery
10 139 (11.26%) HTML5
11 121 (9.80%) RESTful
12 116 (9.39%) XML
13 115 (9.31%) .NET Framework
14 113 (9.15%) Node.js
15 109 (8.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 107 (8.66%) React Native
17 98 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 87 (7.04%) JSON
19 80 (6.48%) CSS3
20 73 (5.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 313 (25.34%) Mobile App
2 241 (19.51%) User Experience
3 118 (9.55%) Computer Science
4 91 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
5 65 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (4.53%) Social Media
7 55 (4.45%) Fintech
8 40 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.94%) Data Structures
10 22 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
12 20 (1.62%) RIA
13 18 (1.46%) iPhone
13 18 (1.46%) Smartphone
14 16 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 16 (1.30%) NHS
15 11 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
16 10 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 10 (0.81%) Internet of Things
16 10 (0.81%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 548 (44.37%) Android
2 523 (42.35%) Apple iOS
3 93 (7.53%) Windows
4 78 (6.32%) Linux
5 38 (3.08%) Unix
6 21 (1.70%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.49%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (29.47%) iOS Development
3 330 (26.72%) Android Development
4 288 (23.32%) TDD
5 245 (19.84%) Software Engineering
6 237 (19.19%) MVC
7 190 (15.38%) Web Development
8 185 (14.98%) OO
9 177 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
10 176 (14.25%) Scrum
11 162 (13.12%) Test Automation
12 133 (10.77%) BDD
13 129 (10.45%) Front End Development
14 104 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
15 102 (8.26%) Unit Testing
16 98 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 98 (7.94%) DevOps
17 81 (6.56%) Open Source
17 81 (6.56%) SOLID
18 77 (6.23%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 551 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 502 (40.65%) C#
3 372 (30.12%) Java
4 250 (20.24%) SQL
5 211 (17.09%) Objective-C
6 197 (15.95%) Apple Swift
7 103 (8.34%) C++
7 103 (8.34%) PHP
8 85 (6.88%) TypeScript
9 70 (5.67%) Kotlin
10 67 (5.43%) C
11 64 (5.18%) Python
12 31 (2.51%) ES6
13 19 (1.54%) Perl
13 19 (1.54%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.46%) Ruby
15 16 (1.30%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.13%) Java 8
16 14 (1.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 146 (11.82%) Degree
2 57 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.32%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.24%) CIPD
10 2 (0.16%) CCNA
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.16%) CISSP
10 2 (0.16%) GIAC
10 2 (0.16%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.16%) SANS
10 2 (0.16%) SSCP
11 1 (0.081%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.88%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) GDPR
2 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.16%) WAI
2 2 (0.16%) WCAG
3 1 (0.081%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (0.73%) Docker
2 3 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.081%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.081%) Puppet
3 1 (0.081%) Salt
3 1 (0.081%) Terraform
Vendors
1 221 (17.89%) Xamarin
2 175 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 97 (7.85%) Google
4 49 (3.97%) Apple
5 47 (3.81%) Oracle
6 29 (2.35%) Atlassian
7 18 (1.46%) Adobe
8 13 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 12 (0.97%) Cisco
10 11 (0.89%) TOWER Software
11 10 (0.81%) Facebook
12 9 (0.73%) ATG
12 9 (0.73%) Mapbox
13 8 (0.65%) Zend
14 7 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.57%) Twitter
15 6 (0.49%) WorldPay
16 5 (0.40%) Samsung
17 4 (0.32%) Omniture
18 3 (0.24%) SAP