Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 284 257
Rank change year-on-year +14 -27 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 29 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 25
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,550 £28,250 £23,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,500 £54,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 7,063 7,817 7,255
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 97.48% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,899 6,496 6,240
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Salford -6 2 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Bolton - 1 £40,000 - 1
Heywood - 1 £28,500 -
Mobile Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 28 (96.55%) Android
2 27 (93.10%) Apple iOS
3 26 (89.66%) Java
4 24 (82.76%) Objective-C
4 24 (82.76%) Mobile Development
5 21 (72.41%) Android Development
6 20 (68.97%) iOS Development
7 17 (58.62%) JSON
8 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
9 15 (51.72%) Xcode
10 13 (44.83%) PHP
11 11 (37.93%) MySQL
11 11 (37.93%) Ajax
12 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
13 9 (31.03%) Redux
13 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
14 8 (27.59%) User Experience
14 8 (27.59%) CSS
14 8 (27.59%) Perl
14 8 (27.59%) HTML
15 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
16 6 (20.69%) React
17 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
17 5 (17.24%) Marketing
17 5 (17.24%) TDD
18 4 (13.79%) Scrum
18 4 (13.79%) Finance
18 4 (13.79%) Google
18 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing

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 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Google Play
2 2 (6.90%) Firebase
2 2 (6.90%) iTunes
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Xcode
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Clang
5 1 (3.45%) CocoaPods
5 1 (3.45%) git-flow
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) JSON
2 11 (37.93%) Ajax
3 9 (31.03%) Redux
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) React
6 4 (13.79%) React Native
6 4 (13.79%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) Flash
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) iOS SDK
7 3 (10.34%) OpenGL
7 3 (10.34%) OpenGL ES
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) Android SDK
8 2 (6.90%) Core Data
8 2 (6.90%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
2 8 (27.59%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Android
2 27 (93.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Mobile Development
2 21 (72.41%) Android Development
3 20 (68.97%) iOS Development
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) 3D Programming
7 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Web Design
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) Java
2 24 (82.76%) Objective-C
3 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) PHP
5 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
6 8 (27.59%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) GLSL
8 2 (6.90%) Python
9 1 (3.45%) C
9 1 (3.45%) C#
9 1 (3.45%) Kotlin
9 1 (3.45%) SQL
9 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Apple
1 4 (13.79%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter