Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for iOS Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iOS Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 233 232
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 144 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.09% 1.09% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.21% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 119 116 116
North West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,050 £51,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11904 11034 11658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.75% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9471 9201 9634
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in the North West

iOS Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iOS Development in the North West.

Salary trend for iOS Development in the North West

iOS Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iOS Development in the North West

iOS Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the North West 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
Manchester 0 103 £40,000 +6.67% 16
Cheshire -16 34 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Merseyside +17 5 £36,250 -9.38%
Lancashire -7 2 £42,000 +15.07% 1
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 142 (98.61%) Apple iOS
2 79 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (53.47%) Android
4 75 (52.08%) Objective-C
5 74 (51.39%) Android Development
6 73 (50.69%) Apple Swift
7 60 (41.67%) Mobile App
8 52 (36.11%) Xcode
9 50 (34.72%) JavaScript
10 48 (33.33%) Java
11 44 (30.56%) Scrum
12 42 (29.17%) Web Services
13 41 (28.47%) JSON
14 40 (27.78%) Unit Testing
14 40 (27.78%) Mobile Development
15 38 (26.39%) Git (software)
15 38 (26.39%) TDD
15 38 (26.39%) HTML
16 34 (23.61%) C#
17 28 (19.44%) PHP
17 28 (19.44%) User Experience
18 25 (17.36%) Retail
19 24 (16.67%) Degree
19 24 (16.67%) CSS
19 24 (16.67%) Apple
20 22 (15.28%) RESTful
20 22 (15.28%) Web Development
21 21 (14.58%) BDD
22 20 (13.89%) iPhone
22 20 (13.89%) Xamarin

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (2.08%) concrete5
2 1 (0.69%) Drupal
2 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) Google Play
3 1 (0.69%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) iTunes
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Skype
2 2 (1.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) MySQL
2 10 (6.94%) RDBMS
2 10 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.08%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.08%) phpMyAdmin
6 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (36.11%) Xcode
2 38 (26.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.03%) Subversion
4 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.86%) CocoaPods
5 7 (4.86%) Gradle
6 5 (3.47%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.78%) git-flow
7 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.08%) JIRA
9 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.69%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.69%) Appium
10 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.69%) Grunt
10 1 (0.69%) gulp
10 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 25 (17.36%) Retail
2 17 (11.81%) Advertising
3 12 (8.33%) Banking
4 11 (7.64%) Finance
5 5 (3.47%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Games
6 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (86.81%) Developer
2 80 (55.56%) iOS Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Mobile Developer
4 14 (9.72%) Lead Developer
5 13 (9.03%) C# Developer
5 13 (9.03%) Lead iOS Developer
6 11 (7.64%) Android Developer
7 9 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
7 9 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Junior
9 7 (4.86%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (29.17%) Web Services
2 41 (28.47%) JSON
3 38 (26.39%) HTML
4 24 (16.67%) CSS
5 22 (15.28%) RESTful
6 20 (13.89%) .NET
7 17 (11.81%) jQuery
8 16 (11.11%) HTML5
9 15 (10.42%) REST
10 13 (9.03%) AngularJS
10 13 (9.03%) Cocoa
11 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.94%) React
12 10 (6.94%) UIKit
12 10 (6.94%) XML
13 9 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
13 9 (6.25%) iOS SDK
14 8 (5.56%) CSS3
15 7 (4.86%) SOAP
16 6 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 60 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 28 (19.44%) User Experience
3 20 (13.89%) iPhone
4 11 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
6 9 (6.25%) iPad
7 6 (4.17%) BBC
7 6 (4.17%) Online Banking
7 6 (4.17%) Smartphone
7 6 (4.17%) Social Media
8 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.47%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (3.47%) Xbox
9 2 (1.39%) EPoS
9 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.69%) Apple TV
10 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 142 (98.61%) Apple iOS
2 77 (53.47%) Android
3 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 6 (4.17%) Windows
4 5 (3.47%) Unix
5 3 (2.08%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (51.39%) Android Development
3 44 (30.56%) Scrum
4 40 (27.78%) Mobile Development
4 40 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 38 (26.39%) TDD
6 22 (15.28%) Web Development
7 21 (14.58%) BDD
8 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (9.72%) Kanban
10 13 (9.03%) Mobile Application Development
10 13 (9.03%) SDLC
11 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.64%) DevOps
12 11 (7.64%) Front End Development
13 10 (6.94%) OO
13 10 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (6.25%) MVC
15 8 (5.56%) Test Automation
16 7 (4.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (52.08%) Objective-C
2 73 (50.69%) Apple Swift
3 50 (34.72%) JavaScript
4 48 (33.33%) Java
5 34 (23.61%) C#
6 28 (19.44%) PHP
7 17 (11.81%) C++
8 12 (8.33%) Ruby
9 11 (7.64%) SQL
9 11 (7.64%) VB.NET
10 10 (6.94%) C
11 7 (4.86%) Scala
12 5 (3.47%) Python
12 5 (3.47%) VB
13 4 (2.78%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.39%) ES6
15 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.69%) Go
15 1 (0.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (4.17%) MCP
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Apple
2 20 (13.89%) Xamarin
3 17 (11.81%) Google
4 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.17%) Facebook
5 6 (4.17%) Sony
5 6 (4.17%) Yahoo!
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle
7 1 (0.69%) Capita
7 1 (0.69%) Sencha