Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for an iOS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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

iOS Developer
England > London
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 523 517 426
Rank change year-on-year -6 -91 -65
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 289 348 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 255 315 452
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £43,750 £44,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,109 69,833 71,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.83% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51,650 55,559 61,222
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in London

iOS Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for iOS Developer in London

iOS Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for iOS Developer in London

iOS Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Central London +7 37 £57,500 -4.17% 27
West London +22 14 £65,000 -7.14% 15
East London +5 1 £70,000 - 6
South London -12 1 £27,500 -32.10%
iOS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, iOS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 287 (99.31%) Apple iOS
2 272 (94.12%) iOS Development
3 223 (77.16%) Apple Swift
4 149 (51.56%) Objective-C
5 121 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (27.68%) Apple
7 75 (25.95%) Android
8 69 (23.88%) User Experience
9 63 (21.80%) TDD
9 63 (21.80%) Mobile App
10 62 (21.45%) RESTful
11 59 (20.42%) Xcode
12 58 (20.07%) Git (software)
13 53 (18.34%) Finance
14 52 (17.99%) Mobile Development
15 42 (14.53%) BDD
16 39 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (12.11%) Fintech
17 35 (12.11%) iOS SDK
18 34 (11.76%) Cocoa
19 32 (11.07%) MVC
19 32 (11.07%) Unit Testing
19 32 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
20 31 (10.73%) Android Development
20 31 (10.73%) Banking
21 29 (10.03%) Greenfield Project
22 28 (9.69%) Web Services
23 26 (9.00%) Animation
24 25 (8.65%) Core Animation
24 25 (8.65%) JavaScript

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (3.46%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) GIMP
1 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.54%) GitHub
2 13 (4.50%) Apple Pay
3 11 (3.81%) iTunes
4 8 (2.77%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.35%) Firebase
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.42%) Bluetooth
1 7 (2.42%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.69%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.77%) Big Data
2 2 (0.69%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.35%) MySQL
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 59 (20.42%) Xcode
2 58 (20.07%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.23%) fastlane
5 17 (5.88%) JIRA
6 15 (5.19%) CocoaPods
7 13 (4.50%) Selenium
8 11 (3.81%) Mercurial
8 11 (3.81%) Subversion
9 10 (3.46%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.77%) Crashlytics
10 8 (2.77%) git-flow
11 5 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.38%) Appium
13 1 (0.35%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.35%) Gradle
13 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (18.34%) Finance
2 31 (10.73%) Banking
3 19 (6.57%) Retail
4 11 (3.81%) Games
5 8 (2.77%) Automotive
6 5 (1.73%) Advertising
6 5 (1.73%) Electronics
6 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Law
7 3 (1.04%) Marketing
7 3 (1.04%) Publishing
7 3 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.69%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.45%) RESTful
2 35 (12.11%) iOS SDK
3 34 (11.76%) Cocoa
4 28 (9.69%) Web Services
5 25 (8.65%) Core Animation
6 24 (8.30%) Core Data
7 22 (7.61%) Cocoa Touch
8 20 (6.92%) REST
9 18 (6.23%) React Native
10 17 (5.88%) RxSwift
11 15 (5.19%) AngularJS
11 15 (5.19%) HTML
11 15 (5.19%) PhoneGap
12 13 (4.50%) Apache Cordova
12 13 (4.50%) CarPlay
12 13 (4.50%) JSON
12 13 (4.50%) Touch ID
13 12 (4.15%) Backbone.js
13 12 (4.15%) Ember.js
13 12 (4.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.88%) User Experience
2 63 (21.80%) Mobile App
3 35 (12.11%) Fintech
4 29 (10.03%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (9.00%) Animation
6 18 (6.23%) iPad
6 18 (6.23%) iPhone
7 15 (5.19%) Mobile Banking
7 15 (5.19%) Smartphone
8 13 (4.50%) Chromecast
9 7 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.42%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.69%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.69%) Social Media
13 1 (0.35%) Blog
13 1 (0.35%) Life Science
13 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 287 (99.31%) Apple iOS
2 75 (25.95%) Android
3 3 (1.04%) watchOS
4 2 (0.69%) tvOS
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 121 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (21.80%) TDD
4 52 (17.99%) Mobile Development
5 42 (14.53%) BDD
6 39 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (11.07%) MVC
7 32 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (11.07%) Unit Testing
8 31 (10.73%) Android Development
9 23 (7.96%) OO
10 22 (7.61%) Machine Learning
11 21 (7.27%) Scrum
12 20 (6.92%) MVVM
13 19 (6.57%) Artificial Intelligence
13 19 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
14 17 (5.88%) SOLID
15 16 (5.54%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 223 (77.16%) Apple Swift
2 149 (51.56%) Objective-C
3 25 (8.65%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.30%) Java
5 12 (4.15%) ES6
6 9 (3.11%) Kotlin
7 7 (2.42%) C#
8 6 (2.08%) C++
9 3 (1.04%) PHP
10 2 (0.69%) Ruby
11 1 (0.35%) SQL
11 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (2.42%) Degree
2 4 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 80 (27.68%) Apple
2 9 (3.11%) WorldPay
3 7 (2.42%) Google
4 4 (1.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.38%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.04%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe