Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 260 254
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 20 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.27% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 21
Manchester median annual salary £48,750 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £28,050 £23,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 7,121 7,295 6,774
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.02% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,947 6,234 5,615
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 18 (90.00%) Mobile Development
2 16 (80.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) Android
3 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
4 13 (65.00%) Mobile App
5 12 (60.00%) Android Development
5 12 (60.00%) iOS Development
6 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) Apple Swift
8 6 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
9 5 (25.00%) RESTful
9 5 (25.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (25.00%) C#
10 4 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (20.00%) Apple
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) REST
11 3 (15.00%) Syclo
11 3 (15.00%) Google Play
11 3 (15.00%) iTunes
11 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 3 (15.00%) CocoaPods
11 3 (15.00%) User Experience
11 3 (15.00%) Google
11 3 (15.00%) iPhone

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 (5.00%) GIMP
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Google Play
1 3 (15.00%) iTunes
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) CocoaPods
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Xcode
3 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (5.00%) Calabash
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Android
1 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Mobile Development
2 12 (60.00%) Android Development
2 12 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) DSDM
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) SEO
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 8 (40.00%) Apple Swift
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Kotlin
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (20.00%) Apple
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Syclo
4 2 (10.00%) Capita
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) IBM