The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Mobile Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application Development
England / North West
Rank 232 216 209
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 25 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.34% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 38
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.20% +16.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,750 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £74,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  

Mobile Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5471 4952 5804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.27% 88.00% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4548 4128 4665
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,825 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Mobile Application Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mobile Application Development in the North West

Mobile Application Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Application Development in the North West

Mobile Application 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 Mobile Application Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 17 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Lancashire - 6 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside -4 2 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile Application 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 Mobile Application Development.

1 43 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 24 (55.81%) jQuery
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
5 21 (48.84%) CSS
5 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
6 20 (46.51%) MVC
7 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
7 19 (44.19%) C#
7 19 (44.19%) .NET
8 17 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (32.56%) Web Development
10 14 (32.56%) HTML5
11 13 (30.23%) Ajax
11 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.23%) PHP
12 12 (27.91%) Degree
13 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
14 10 (23.26%) Subversion
14 10 (23.26%) Objective-C
14 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
14 10 (23.26%) Web Services
14 10 (23.26%) OO
14 10 (23.26%) User Experience
14 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
15 9 (20.93%) Xamarin
15 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
15 9 (20.93%) CMS
16 8 (18.60%) Scrum

Mobile Application Development
Top Related 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 9 (20.93%) CMS
1 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) WordPress
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (11.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Magento
2 4 (9.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.26%) Subversion
3 5 (11.63%) Selenium
4 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) PHP Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) jQuery
2 22 (51.16%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 19 (44.19%) .NET
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 17 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (32.56%) HTML5
7 13 (30.23%) Ajax
8 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
9 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
9 10 (23.26%) Web Services
10 8 (18.60%) CSS3
11 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.95%) Laravel
12 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
12 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (11.63%) XML
13 3 (6.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.26%) User Experience
3 6 (13.95%) iPad
4 5 (11.63%) Social Media
5 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) BBC
6 1 (2.33%) Social Network
6 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.30%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) MVC
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Web Development
4 10 (23.26%) OO
5 8 (18.60%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (18.60%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.28%) TDD
7 6 (13.95%) MVVM
8 5 (11.63%) Email Marketing
8 5 (11.63%) OOP
8 5 (11.63%) SEO
8 5 (11.63%) UML
8 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
9 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) PHP
4 10 (23.26%) Objective-C
4 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) Apple Swift
7 4 (9.30%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.65%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Xamarin
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 4 (9.30%) Cognizant
4 4 (9.30%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Facebook
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter
6 1 (2.33%) Zend
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