Period
to 28 March 2020

The median annual salary for an iOS Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 446 523 502
Rank change year-on-year +77 -21 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 246 266 364
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 186 240 350
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +10.00%

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 46,122 58,271 66,427
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 95.34% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37,411 47,706 55,363
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,880 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in London

iOS Developer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing iOS Developer in London.

Salary trend for iOS Developer in London

iOS Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing iOS Developer in London over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020. 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 +38 48 £70,000 +16.67% 11
West London +8 7 £60,000 - 11
North London -18 2 £55,000 +15.79%
East London - 1 £90,000 - 3
iOS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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.

1 245 (99.59%) iOS Development
2 244 (99.19%) Apple iOS
3 163 (66.26%) Apple Swift
4 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (45.93%) Objective-C
6 101 (41.06%) User Experience
7 88 (35.77%) Mobile Development
8 86 (34.96%) Mobile App
9 79 (32.11%) Xcode
10 77 (31.30%) OOP
11 70 (28.46%) Continuous Integration
12 66 (26.83%) Android
13 63 (25.61%) Animation
14 61 (24.80%) Core Animation
15 57 (23.17%) Unit Testing
15 57 (23.17%) Cocoa
15 57 (23.17%) OO
16 53 (21.54%) TDD
17 51 (20.73%) Apple
18 47 (19.11%) Scrum
19 44 (17.89%) Retail
20 42 (17.07%) Git (software)
21 39 (15.85%) Android Development
22 37 (15.04%) E-Commerce
22 37 (15.04%) Java
23 36 (14.63%) UIKit
24 33 (13.41%) Self-Motivation
24 33 (13.41%) Finance
25 32 (13.01%) Analytics
25 32 (13.01%) Kotlin

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:

Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.03%) Sketch
2 5 (2.03%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) GitHub
1 6 (2.44%) Serverless
2 5 (2.03%) Firebase
3 4 (1.63%) AWS
3 4 (1.63%) iTunes
3 4 (1.63%) TestFlight
4 2 (0.81%) Asana
4 2 (0.81%) Azure
4 2 (0.81%) GCP
4 2 (0.81%) Google Play
5 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.03%) VoIP
3 4 (1.63%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.81%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (32.11%) Xcode
2 42 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.72%) Cucumber
4 18 (7.32%) fastlane
4 18 (7.32%) JIRA
5 8 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.03%) Appium
6 5 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.03%) CocoaPods
7 4 (1.63%) Calabash
7 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.22%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.22%) git-flow
8 3 (1.22%) Subversion
9 2 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (0.41%) Gradle
10 1 (0.41%) Mockito
General
1 44 (17.89%) Retail
2 33 (13.41%) Finance
3 14 (5.69%) Banking
4 12 (4.88%) Games
5 10 (4.07%) Law
6 9 (3.66%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.85%) Publishing
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.80%) Core Animation
2 57 (23.17%) Cocoa
3 36 (14.63%) UIKit
4 29 (11.79%) RESTful
5 22 (8.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 21 (8.54%) RxJava
7 19 (7.72%) Dagger
7 19 (7.72%) iOS SDK
8 18 (7.32%) Web Services
9 15 (6.10%) Core Data
9 15 (6.10%) REST
10 13 (5.28%) .NET
11 12 (4.88%) RxSwift
12 10 (4.07%) JSON
13 9 (3.66%) CSS
13 9 (3.66%) HTML
14 6 (2.44%) Node.js
15 4 (1.63%) React Native
16 3 (1.22%) Gson
16 3 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 101 (41.06%) User Experience
2 86 (34.96%) Mobile App
3 63 (25.61%) Animation
4 33 (13.41%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (10.98%) iPad
6 26 (10.57%) iPhone
7 14 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (4.88%) Social Media
9 5 (2.03%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.63%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.81%) Online Games
12 2 (0.81%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.81%) Video Editing
13 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.41%) Apple TV
13 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 244 (99.19%) Apple iOS
2 66 (26.83%) Android
3 18 (7.32%) Mac OS
4 16 (6.50%) tvOS
5 3 (1.22%) Linux
6 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (99.59%) iOS Development
2 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (35.77%) Mobile Development
4 77 (31.30%) OOP
5 70 (28.46%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (23.17%) OO
6 57 (23.17%) Unit Testing
7 53 (21.54%) TDD
8 47 (19.11%) Scrum
9 39 (15.85%) Android Development
10 37 (15.04%) E-Commerce
11 32 (13.01%) Analytics
12 30 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (11.79%) Pair Programming
13 29 (11.79%) Performance Analysis
14 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
15 24 (9.76%) Fintech
15 24 (9.76%) Performance Metrics
16 22 (8.94%) Domain-Driven Design
16 22 (8.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 163 (66.26%) Apple Swift
2 113 (45.93%) Objective-C
3 37 (15.04%) Java
4 32 (13.01%) Kotlin
5 26 (10.57%) JavaScript
6 20 (8.13%) C
7 14 (5.69%) C#
8 5 (2.03%) Python
8 5 (2.03%) Ruby
8 5 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.63%) SQL
10 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.50%) Degree
2 15 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 51 (20.73%) Apple
2 7 (2.85%) Google
3 3 (1.22%) SAP
3 3 (1.22%) Sony
3 3 (1.22%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.81%) Adobe
4 2 (0.81%) Samsung
5 1 (0.41%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft