Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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

Mobile Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 275 242
Rank change year-on-year +24 -33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 30 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.42% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 14
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,875 £39,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,861 7,520 6,530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.32% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,738 6,382 5,496
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in Manchester

Mobile Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
Mobile Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, Mobile 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 Manchester region featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 29 (96.67%) Mobile Development
2 27 (90.00%) Java
3 25 (83.33%) Android
3 25 (83.33%) Apple iOS
4 23 (76.67%) Android Development
4 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
5 16 (53.33%) Objective-C
6 11 (36.67%) Xcode
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) RESTful
8 9 (30.00%) Apple Swift
8 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (26.67%) JSON
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (23.33%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (20.00%) Decision-Making
11 6 (20.00%) Ajax
11 6 (20.00%) Google
12 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (16.67%) React
13 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
13 4 (13.33%) Microservices
13 4 (13.33%) User Experience
13 4 (13.33%) Firebase
13 4 (13.33%) Material Design
13 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
13 4 (13.33%) C++
13 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.33%) GIMP
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Firebase
2 3 (10.00%) Google Play
2 3 (10.00%) iTunes
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Xcode
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) RESTful
2 8 (26.67%) JSON
3 6 (20.00%) Ajax
4 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (16.67%) React
5 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
5 4 (13.33%) Material Design
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) iOS SDK
6 3 (10.00%) Redux
6 3 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) React Native
7 2 (6.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) jQuery
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Android
1 25 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Mobile Development
2 23 (76.67%) Android Development
2 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (20.00%) Decision-Making
7 4 (13.33%) Microservices
8 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) BDD
9 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Objective-C
3 9 (30.00%) Apple Swift
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Kotlin
7 2 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Scala
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) Apple
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Syclo
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin