Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Mobile Developer
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 726 743 714
Rank change year-on-year +17 -29 -142
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 119 100 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 171
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,250 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -15.00%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in London

Mobile 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 Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London +22 29 £57,500 +4.55% 6
West London +22 15 £58,750 -2.08% 1
South London - 2 £40,500 - 1
Mobile Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 89 (74.79%) Apple iOS
2 85 (71.43%) Android
3 84 (70.59%) Mobile Development
4 79 (66.39%) Mobile App
5 59 (49.58%) Android Development
6 52 (43.70%) iOS Development
7 42 (35.29%) Java
8 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (27.73%) Objective-C
10 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
10 31 (26.05%) Apple Swift
11 28 (23.53%) Finance
12 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
13 23 (19.33%) TDD
14 22 (18.49%) CSS
14 22 (18.49%) React Native
15 21 (17.65%) Scrum
16 20 (16.81%) .NET
17 18 (15.13%) C#
17 18 (15.13%) Xamarin
18 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (13.45%) Mobile Application Development
19 16 (13.45%) HTML
19 16 (13.45%) Software Engineering
20 15 (12.61%) Web Development
20 15 (12.61%) C++
20 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
21 14 (11.76%) SQL
21 14 (11.76%) Games
22 13 (10.92%) QA

Mobile 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 (0.84%) Confluence
1 1 (0.84%) Mongoose
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Google Play
2 4 (3.36%) GitHub
3 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.84%) iTunes
5 1 (0.84%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
1 3 (2.52%) SSH
1 3 (2.52%) VoIP
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Big Data
2 4 (3.36%) MySQL
3 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.08%) Xcode
3 10 (8.40%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.72%) Android Studio
5 7 (5.88%) Grunt
6 6 (5.04%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.20%) gulp
7 5 (4.20%) JIRA
8 4 (3.36%) CocoaPods
8 4 (3.36%) git-flow
8 4 (3.36%) RSpec
9 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.68%) Bower
10 2 (1.68%) Gradle
10 2 (1.68%) JUnit
10 2 (1.68%) webpack
11 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.84%) Mocha
11 1 (0.84%) Mockito
11 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 28 (23.53%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Games
3 6 (5.04%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Advertising
5 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Law
5 3 (2.52%) Military
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.68%) iGaming
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.49%) CSS
1 22 (18.49%) React Native
2 20 (16.81%) .NET
3 16 (13.45%) HTML
4 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
5 13 (10.92%) CSS3
6 12 (10.08%) Android SDK
7 11 (9.24%) RESTful
8 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.40%) React
8 10 (8.40%) REST
9 9 (7.56%) JSON
10 8 (6.72%) Cocoa
10 8 (6.72%) iOS SDK
10 8 (6.72%) OpenGL
11 7 (5.88%) HTML5
11 7 (5.88%) Redux
12 6 (5.04%) Cocoa Touch
12 6 (5.04%) Web Services
13 5 (4.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (66.39%) Mobile App
2 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.92%) User Experience
4 7 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
5 6 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.20%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.52%) Fintech
9 2 (1.68%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.84%) Animation
10 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.84%) iPad
10 1 (0.84%) iPhone
10 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.84%) Social Network
10 1 (0.84%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (74.79%) Apple iOS
2 85 (71.43%) Android
3 6 (5.04%) Linux
4 5 (4.20%) Windows
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (70.59%) Mobile Development
2 59 (49.58%) Android Development
3 52 (43.70%) iOS Development
4 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.33%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) Scrum
7 16 (13.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 16 (13.45%) Software Engineering
8 15 (12.61%) Web Development
9 11 (9.24%) MVC
9 11 (9.24%) OO
10 10 (8.40%) Analytical Thinking
10 10 (8.40%) BDD
10 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.40%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.72%) OOP
12 7 (5.88%) Open Source
12 7 (5.88%) Project Management
13 5 (4.20%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) Java
2 33 (27.73%) Objective-C
3 31 (26.05%) Apple Swift
3 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.13%) C#
5 15 (12.61%) C++
6 14 (11.76%) SQL
7 7 (5.88%) PHP
8 5 (4.20%) C
8 5 (4.20%) ES6
9 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.52%) Kotlin
9 3 (2.52%) Python
10 1 (0.84%) Groovy
10 1 (0.84%) Ruby
10 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Xamarin
2 8 (6.72%) Google
3 2 (1.68%) Apple
3 2 (1.68%) Facebook
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) Appcelerator
4 1 (0.84%) IBM
4 1 (0.84%) Perfecto Mobile