Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 234 234
Rank change year-on-year -37 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 90 139 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 1.05% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.15% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 113 118
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £30,175 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,725 £60,000 £51,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 10,618 12,053 11,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.63% 91.08% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8,526 9,582 9,527
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 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
Manchester +2 80 £40,000 -2.44% 24
Cheshire -10 6 £42,000 -11.58% 8
Lancashire +13 3 £27,500 -34.52% 3
Merseyside +6 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 87 (96.67%) Apple iOS
2 59 (65.56%) Android
3 58 (64.44%) Android Development
4 47 (52.22%) Objective-C
5 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (48.89%) JavaScript
7 38 (42.22%) Apple Swift
8 34 (37.78%) HTML
9 33 (36.67%) Java
10 31 (34.44%) Mobile App
11 30 (33.33%) CSS
12 29 (32.22%) Mobile Development
13 25 (27.78%) TDD
13 25 (27.78%) JSON
14 22 (24.44%) User Experience
14 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
15 21 (23.33%) Degree
16 19 (21.11%) Scrum
16 19 (21.11%) .NET
16 19 (21.11%) RESTful
17 18 (20.00%) BDD
17 18 (20.00%) HTML5
17 18 (20.00%) Apple
18 17 (18.89%) C#
18 17 (18.89%) Xamarin
19 16 (17.78%) Mobile Application Development
19 16 (17.78%) OO
19 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
20 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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 1 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) GitHub
2 5 (5.56%) Google Play
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) iTunes
4 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.11%) Firebase
5 1 (1.11%) Google Pay
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) HTTP
1 9 (10.00%) Internet
1 9 (10.00%) Intranet
2 8 (8.89%) SSL
2 8 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.44%) CocoaPods
3 12 (13.33%) Xcode
4 8 (8.89%) Gradle
4 8 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.44%) GitLab
5 4 (4.44%) Maven
6 3 (3.33%) JIRA
6 3 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.11%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.11%) Clang
8 1 (1.11%) git-flow
8 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Advertising
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (88.89%) Developer
2 40 (44.44%) iOS Developer
3 19 (21.11%) Mobile Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Android Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.22%) iOS Android Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Junior
9 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.44%) React Developer
10 3 (3.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Lead iOS Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) HTML
2 30 (33.33%) CSS
3 25 (27.78%) JSON
4 19 (21.11%) .NET
4 19 (21.11%) RESTful
5 18 (20.00%) HTML5
6 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 12 (13.33%) XML
8 11 (12.22%) .NET Core
8 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
8 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.22%) Core Data
9 10 (11.11%) Cocoa
9 10 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 10 (11.11%) iOS SDK
10 9 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
10 9 (10.00%) LINQ
10 9 (10.00%) Xamarin.iOS
11 8 (8.89%) React
11 8 (8.89%) ReactiveCocoa
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.44%) Mobile App
2 22 (24.44%) User Experience
3 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.89%) Animation
5 4 (4.44%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.33%) Apple TV
6 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.33%) Fintech
6 3 (3.33%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.33%) Vector Graphics
7 2 (2.22%) Digital TV
7 2 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.22%) STB
8 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 87 (96.67%) Apple iOS
2 59 (65.56%) Android
3 6 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.22%) pSOS
4 2 (2.22%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (64.44%) Android Development
2 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.22%) Mobile Development
4 25 (27.78%) TDD
5 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (21.11%) Scrum
7 18 (20.00%) BDD
8 16 (17.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 16 (17.78%) OO
8 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
9 15 (16.67%) MVC
10 14 (15.56%) OOP
11 12 (13.33%) Analytics
12 11 (12.22%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (12.22%) Web Development
13 9 (10.00%) DevOps
14 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
14 8 (8.89%) Microservices
14 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
15 7 (7.78%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) Objective-C
2 44 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 38 (42.22%) Apple Swift
4 33 (36.67%) Java
5 17 (18.89%) C#
6 14 (15.56%) SQL
7 11 (12.22%) PHP
8 8 (8.89%) C++
8 8 (8.89%) Python
9 7 (7.78%) C
10 5 (5.56%) Ruby
10 5 (5.56%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.44%) Kotlin
11 4 (4.44%) Perl
12 3 (3.33%) GLSL
12 3 (3.33%) Scala
13 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.11%) ES6
14 1 (1.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Apple
2 17 (18.89%) Xamarin
3 9 (10.00%) Google
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) Facebook
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco
6 1 (1.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.11%) Juniper
6 1 (1.11%) Sophos