Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for an iOS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 531 515 450
Rank change year-on-year -16 -65 -102
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 219 341 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 196 323 409
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £39,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% -4.55%

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 55,193 67,923 69,698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45,315 55,238 56,531
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 -15 40 £65,000 +8.33% 16
North London - 7 £50,000 -
South London +6 3 £27,500 +30.95%
West London +16 1 £60,000 -9.43% 6
iOS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 216 (98.63%) Apple iOS
2 213 (97.26%) iOS Development
3 170 (77.63%) Apple Swift
4 131 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (43.38%) Objective-C
6 84 (38.36%) Mobile App
7 66 (30.14%) User Experience
7 66 (30.14%) Mobile Development
8 59 (26.94%) Android
9 55 (25.11%) iOS SDK
10 45 (20.55%) Git (software)
11 39 (17.81%) TDD
11 39 (17.81%) Android Development
11 39 (17.81%) Fintech
12 38 (17.35%) Banking
13 34 (15.53%) E-Commerce
14 33 (15.07%) Jenkins
15 31 (14.16%) Scrum
16 29 (13.24%) Finance
16 29 (13.24%) OOP
16 29 (13.24%) RESTful
17 28 (12.79%) JavaScript
18 27 (12.33%) Xcode
18 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
19 25 (11.42%) Greenfield Project
20 24 (10.96%) JIRA
21 22 (10.05%) Retail
21 22 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
22 20 (9.13%) OO
23 19 (8.68%) JSON

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 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Sketch
1 3 (1.37%) Zeplin
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.91%) GitHub
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Firebase
3 1 (0.46%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.37%) RFID
3 2 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.07%) Jenkins
3 27 (12.33%) Xcode
4 24 (10.96%) JIRA
5 11 (5.02%) Cucumber
5 11 (5.02%) Selenium
6 7 (3.20%) Subversion
7 6 (2.74%) git-flow
8 5 (2.28%) fastlane
9 3 (1.37%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.37%) CircleCI
9 3 (1.37%) CocoaPods
10 2 (0.91%) Appium
11 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (17.35%) Banking
2 29 (13.24%) Finance
3 22 (10.05%) Retail
4 5 (2.28%) Games
5 4 (1.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.11%) iOS SDK
2 29 (13.24%) RESTful
3 19 (8.68%) JSON
4 18 (8.22%) Node.js
5 15 (6.85%) Core Data
5 15 (6.85%) React
6 14 (6.39%) AngularJS
6 14 (6.39%) Apache Cordova
6 14 (6.39%) PhoneGap
6 14 (6.39%) React Native
6 14 (6.39%) UIKit
7 13 (5.94%) Backbone.js
7 13 (5.94%) Ember.js
8 11 (5.02%) Gherkin
8 11 (5.02%) RxSwift
9 10 (4.57%) .NET
9 10 (4.57%) Core Animation
9 10 (4.57%) HTML
10 8 (3.65%) CSS
10 8 (3.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 84 (38.36%) Mobile App
2 66 (30.14%) User Experience
3 25 (11.42%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (7.31%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (5.48%) Animation
6 8 (3.65%) Social Media
7 7 (3.20%) Xbox
8 5 (2.28%) iPhone
8 5 (2.28%) Social Network
9 4 (1.83%) iPad
9 4 (1.83%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.37%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.91%) Apple TV
11 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.91%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 216 (98.63%) Apple iOS
2 59 (26.94%) Android
3 3 (1.37%) tvOS
4 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (97.26%) iOS Development
2 131 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (30.14%) Mobile Development
4 39 (17.81%) Android Development
4 39 (17.81%) Fintech
4 39 (17.81%) TDD
5 34 (15.53%) E-Commerce
6 31 (14.16%) Scrum
7 29 (13.24%) OOP
8 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
9 22 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.13%) OO
11 18 (8.22%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.31%) Refactoring
13 15 (6.85%) Ergonomics
13 15 (6.85%) Logistics
13 15 (6.85%) Thought Leadership
14 14 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.39%) Prototyping
15 13 (5.94%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 170 (77.63%) Apple Swift
2 95 (43.38%) Objective-C
3 28 (12.79%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.22%) Kotlin
5 17 (7.76%) Java
6 13 (5.94%) ES6
7 12 (5.48%) C#
8 8 (3.65%) PHP
9 7 (3.20%) C
10 4 (1.83%) C++
10 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.46%) Python
11 1 (0.46%) Ruby
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (1.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.46%) HND
3 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (4.57%) Apple
2 8 (3.65%) Google
3 3 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe
4 1 (0.46%) Facebook
4 1 (0.46%) Intel
4 1 (0.46%) IONA
4 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.46%) WorldPay