Period
to 21 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 423 358 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.21% 3.00% 3.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.03% 7.57% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 341 312 401
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5267 4729 4785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.02% 39.68% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4008 3837
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile App in the North West

Mobile App
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 Mobile App within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 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 -12 290 £40,000 - 33
Cheshire +36 106 £37,500 - 12
Merseyside -6 18 £37,500 -2.60% 5
Lancashire -20 3 £42,000 +31.25%
Cumbria - 1 £37,500 -
Mobile App
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile App 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 Mobile App.

1 195 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (38.77%) HTML
3 160 (37.83%) JavaScript
4 135 (31.91%) Android
5 124 (29.31%) C#
6 120 (28.37%) .NET
7 116 (27.42%) CSS
8 112 (26.48%) MVC
9 108 (25.53%) TDD
10 102 (24.11%) Web Services
11 99 (23.40%) ASP.NET
12 95 (22.46%) Apple iOS
13 94 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 93 (21.99%) HTML5
15 85 (20.09%) Java
16 81 (19.15%) SQL
17 79 (18.68%) AngularJS
17 79 (18.68%) User Experience
18 78 (18.44%) Node.js
19 77 (18.20%) jQuery
20 69 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
21 65 (15.37%) Banking
22 63 (14.89%) Test Automation
22 63 (14.89%) Git (software)
23 62 (14.66%) Microsoft
24 59 (13.95%) E-Commerce
24 59 (13.95%) Mobile Application Development
25 58 (13.71%) Scrum
26 57 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
26 57 (13.48%) SDLC

Mobile App
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 22 (5.20%) CMS
2 11 (2.60%) Apache
2 11 (2.60%) Umbraco
3 8 (1.89%) WordPress
4 5 (1.18%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.95%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.71%) Confluence
6 3 (0.71%) nginx
6 3 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.24%) Drupal
8 1 (0.24%) Marvel
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.65%) InVision
3 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.71%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) BASE24
1 2 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.04%) Google Play
2 20 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.42%) npm
4 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.95%) Force.com
5 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.47%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.07%) Intranet
2 10 (2.36%) HTTP
2 10 (2.36%) Internet
3 3 (0.71%) SSH
3 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.47%) Extranet
4 2 (0.47%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 23 (5.44%) MySQL
4 17 (4.02%) Big Data
5 16 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.55%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.95%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.95%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.86%) Xcode
3 28 (6.62%) Visual Studio
4 23 (5.44%) Jenkins
5 22 (5.20%) Selenium
6 19 (4.49%) Subversion
7 17 (4.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (3.55%) JIRA
9 14 (3.31%) git-flow
10 10 (2.36%) Grunt
11 9 (2.13%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.13%) Gradle
12 8 (1.89%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.42%) Android Studio
14 6 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.42%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.42%) gulp
14 6 (1.42%) NUnit
14 6 (1.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 65 (15.37%) Banking
2 53 (12.53%) Finance
3 50 (11.82%) Retail
4 48 (11.35%) Games
5 35 (8.27%) Law
6 29 (6.86%) Corporate Banking
7 25 (5.91%) Financial Institution
8 22 (5.20%) Marketing
9 12 (2.84%) Advertising
10 6 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.18%) Legal
12 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.71%) Publishing
14 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (62.41%) Developer
2 73 (17.26%) .NET Developer
3 62 (14.66%) Analyst
4 45 (10.64%) C# Developer
4 45 (10.64%) Software Developer
5 38 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (7.33%) Digital Developer
6 31 (7.33%) Senior Developer
7 30 (7.09%) Lead Developer
8 28 (6.62%) Test Analyst
9 27 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 26 (6.15%) iOS Developer
11 25 (5.91%) Android Developer
12 22 (5.20%) Graduate
12 22 (5.20%) Software Engineer
13 21 (4.96%) Business Analyst
13 21 (4.96%) Graduate Developer
14 20 (4.73%) Designer
15 19 (4.49%) PHP Developer
16 18 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (38.77%) HTML
2 120 (28.37%) .NET
3 116 (27.42%) CSS
4 102 (24.11%) Web Services
5 99 (23.40%) ASP.NET
6 93 (21.99%) HTML5
7 79 (18.68%) AngularJS
8 78 (18.44%) Node.js
9 77 (18.20%) jQuery
10 69 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (11.11%) REST
12 46 (10.87%) React
13 40 (9.46%) JSON
13 40 (9.46%) KnockoutJS
14 39 (9.22%) WCF
15 35 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (7.80%) CSS3
17 32 (7.57%) Spring
18 29 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 29 (6.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 79 (18.68%) User Experience
2 53 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (8.75%) iPhone
4 30 (7.09%) iPad
5 25 (5.91%) Contactless
6 15 (3.55%) Social Media
7 12 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.60%) Digital Media
9 10 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.42%) AS400
11 6 (1.42%) Fintech
11 6 (1.42%) iSeries
11 6 (1.42%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.42%) Online Banking
12 5 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.95%) Social Network
14 3 (0.71%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.71%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 135 (31.91%) Android
2 95 (22.46%) Apple iOS
3 35 (8.27%) Windows
4 20 (4.73%) Linux
5 12 (2.84%) Unix
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (26.48%) MVC
3 108 (25.53%) TDD
4 63 (14.89%) Test Automation
5 59 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 59 (13.95%) Mobile Application Development
6 58 (13.71%) Scrum
7 57 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (13.48%) SDLC
8 52 (12.29%) Web Development
9 51 (12.06%) Android Development
10 49 (11.58%) Software Engineering
11 48 (11.35%) OO
12 46 (10.87%) iOS Development
13 44 (10.40%) Web Application Development
14 38 (8.98%) BDD
15 36 (8.51%) Analytics
15 36 (8.51%) Mobile Development
15 36 (8.51%) Unit Testing
16 33 (7.80%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 160 (37.83%) JavaScript
2 124 (29.31%) C#
3 85 (20.09%) Java
4 81 (19.15%) SQL
5 42 (9.93%) PHP
6 31 (7.33%) Objective-C
7 30 (7.09%) Apple Swift
8 28 (6.62%) T-SQL
9 19 (4.49%) C++
10 11 (2.60%) C
11 9 (2.13%) Ruby
12 7 (1.65%) ES6
12 7 (1.65%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.42%) Perl
13 6 (1.42%) RPG
13 6 (1.42%) RPG IV
13 6 (1.42%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.18%) Python
15 4 (0.95%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (8.27%) Degree
2 17 (4.02%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.42%) ISEB
5 4 (0.95%) HND
5 4 (0.95%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.64%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) PMO
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Firmware
3 1 (0.24%) XenApp
3 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (3.07%) Kibana
2 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.24%) Google
3 35 (8.27%) Xamarin
4 22 (5.20%) Oracle
5 11 (2.60%) Apple
6 7 (1.65%) IBM
7 4 (0.95%) Adobe
7 4 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.95%) Tableau
8 3 (0.71%) Hotjar
8 3 (0.71%) SAP
8 3 (0.71%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.71%) Telerik
8 3 (0.71%) Zend
9 2 (0.47%) HP
9 2 (0.47%) Sybase
10 1 (0.24%) Citrix
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy
10 1 (0.24%) Siebel
10 1 (0.24%) Veritas