Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Mobile Application Developer
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 784 815 792
Rank change year-on-year +31 -23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 56 35 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.048% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 95
London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £93,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in London

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in London

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in London

Mobile Applications 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 Mobile Applications Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
West London +15 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Central London +22 8 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Mobile Applications Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Mobile Applications 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 London region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 52 (92.86%) Mobile App
2 49 (87.50%) Android
3 39 (69.64%) Android Development
4 38 (67.86%) Apple iOS
4 38 (67.86%) Java
5 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (46.43%) iOS Development
7 25 (44.64%) TDD
8 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 24 (42.86%) MySQL
9 21 (37.50%) Python
9 21 (37.50%) Django
10 20 (35.71%) Objective-C
11 19 (33.93%) Apple Swift
12 16 (28.57%) Android Studio
12 16 (28.57%) Pair Programming
13 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
13 15 (26.79%) QA
13 15 (26.79%) BDD
13 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
14 14 (25.00%) Gradle
14 14 (25.00%) User Experience
14 14 (25.00%) Finance
14 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
15 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (23.21%) Retail
15 13 (23.21%) RxJava
15 13 (23.21%) SOLID
15 13 (23.21%) Performance Analysis

Mobile Applications 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 (1.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Google Play
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Skype
2 3 (5.36%) SSH
2 3 (5.36%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Android Studio
2 14 (25.00%) Gradle
3 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.93%) Xcode
5 4 (7.14%) JIRA
6 3 (5.36%) git-flow
7 1 (1.79%) Darcs
7 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Games
4 3 (5.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Django
2 13 (23.21%) Dagger
2 13 (23.21%) RxJava
3 12 (21.43%) CSS
4 11 (19.64%) HTML
5 9 (16.07%) .NET
6 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.71%) CSS3
7 6 (10.71%) HTML5
7 6 (10.71%) React Native
8 5 (8.93%) React
9 4 (7.14%) Android SDK
9 4 (7.14%) Node.js
10 3 (5.36%) Cocoa
10 3 (5.36%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (5.36%) JNI
10 3 (5.36%) XMPP
11 2 (3.57%) Redux
11 2 (3.57%) REST
12 1 (1.79%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (92.86%) Mobile App
2 14 (25.00%) User Experience
3 8 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 8 (14.29%) mHealth
4 4 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Fintech
6 1 (1.79%) Social Network
6 1 (1.79%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Android
2 38 (67.86%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Android Development
2 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) iOS Development
4 25 (44.64%) TDD
5 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 16 (28.57%) Pair Programming
7 15 (26.79%) BDD
7 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
7 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
8 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (23.21%) Customer-Centricity
8 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
8 13 (23.21%) Performance Analysis
8 13 (23.21%) SOLID
9 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
10 4 (7.14%) Change Management
10 4 (7.14%) Scrum
11 3 (5.36%) OOP
11 3 (5.36%) Secure Coding
11 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) Java
2 21 (37.50%) Python
3 20 (35.71%) Objective-C
4 19 (33.93%) Apple Swift
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) C
7 3 (5.36%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
8 1 (1.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Google
2 3 (5.36%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft