Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 192 205
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 24 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.41% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 30
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.06% +9.72%
UK median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% +10.47% +1.18%

Mobile Application 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5143 4724 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.27% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2862 3722
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Mobile Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Mobile Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Application Development in Scotland

Mobile Application Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mobile Application Development in Scotland

Mobile Application Development
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Application Development in Scotland

Mobile Application Development
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 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
Edinburgh -13 13 £37,500 -3.23%
Glasgow -8 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Stirling - 1 £35,000 -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Mobile Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mobile Application Development.

1 24 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (75.00%) RESTful
4 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (45.83%) Android
5 11 (45.83%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) Spring
6 10 (41.67%) Xamarin
7 9 (37.50%) User Experience
7 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
7 9 (37.50%) Graphic Design
7 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
7 9 (37.50%) Java EE
7 9 (37.50%) Spring MVC
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) JSP
7 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 9 (37.50%) Publishing
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
8 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 7 (29.17%) JAX-RS
9 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
10 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking

Mobile Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 9 (37.50%) Publishing
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) RESTful
2 10 (41.67%) Spring
3 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
3 9 (37.50%) Java EE
3 9 (37.50%) JSP
3 9 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) JAX-RS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) Laravel
8 1 (4.17%) Symfony
8 1 (4.17%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) Graphic Design
2 9 (37.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (45.83%) Android
3 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 9 (37.50%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.17%) Microservices
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Xamarin