Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Developer
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 320 307
Rank change year-on-year -30 -13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 28 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 43
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,875 £51,750 £59,250
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12848 12139 12423
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10290 10208 10309
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Mobile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in the North West

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in the North West

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in the North West

Mobile Developer
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 Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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 -22 20 £42,500 - 7
Cheshire -25 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Mobile Developer
England

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Mobile Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Mobile Developer in the job title.

1 26 (92.86%) Mobile Development
2 25 (89.29%) Apple iOS
3 23 (82.14%) iOS Development
3 23 (82.14%) Android
4 21 (75.00%) Android Development
5 20 (71.43%) Mobile App
6 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (60.71%) Java
8 15 (53.57%) Objective-C
8 15 (53.57%) Apple Swift
9 12 (42.86%) JSON
10 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
11 9 (32.14%) User Experience
12 8 (28.57%) C#
13 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 7 (25.00%) Xamarin
13 7 (25.00%) REST
14 6 (21.43%) HTML
14 6 (21.43%) Web Services
14 6 (21.43%) Degree
14 6 (21.43%) TDD
15 5 (17.86%) CSS
15 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (14.29%) Scrum
16 4 (14.29%) Advertising
16 4 (14.29%) Apple
16 4 (14.29%) Subversion
16 4 (14.29%) Web Development
16 4 (14.29%) jQuery
16 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Mobile Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
1 1 (3.57%) Google Play
1 1 (3.57%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) CocoaPods
3 3 (10.71%) git-flow
3 3 (10.71%) Gradle
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Xcode
5 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Calabash
General
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) JSON
2 7 (25.00%) REST
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) .NET
6 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.14%) iOS SDK
6 2 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
7 1 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (3.57%) MvvmCross
7 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) SpriteKit
7 1 (3.57%) Xamarin.iOS
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (32.14%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) iPhone
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) EPoS
6 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Apple iOS
2 23 (82.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Mobile Development
2 23 (82.14%) iOS Development
3 21 (75.00%) Android Development
4 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) SEO
9 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) Apple Swift
2 15 (53.57%) Objective-C
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft