Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Mobile Application Developer
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 533 543
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 32 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.067% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.070% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 42
South East median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £28,025 £25,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £49,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 27,037 30,126 33,232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.69% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22,349 25,118 27,825
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in the South East

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Thames Valley +56 23 £43,250 -13.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 13 £100,000 -
Berkshire -3 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Surrey +31 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £34,750 - 1
Hampshire +1 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Mobile Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 24 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 20 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 19 (59.38%) iOS Development
4 18 (56.25%) Android
4 18 (56.25%) C#
5 16 (50.00%) Apple Swift
6 14 (43.75%) Java
7 13 (40.63%) MySQL
7 13 (40.63%) Objective-C
7 13 (40.63%) Mobile Development
8 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 11 (34.38%) PHP
10 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
11 9 (28.13%) Linux
11 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
11 9 (28.13%) Android Development
12 8 (25.00%) Coaching
12 8 (25.00%) Data Structures
12 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (25.00%) C++
12 8 (25.00%) Unix
12 8 (25.00%) Ruby
12 8 (25.00%) Cocoa
12 8 (25.00%) Kotlin
13 7 (21.88%) HTML
13 7 (21.88%) CSS
13 7 (21.88%) REST
14 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
14 6 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Apple Pay
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Xcode
4 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Babel
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) Ionic Framework
4 5 (15.63%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
6 3 (9.38%) React Native
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.25%) Node.js
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.13%) PlayStation
4 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 18 (56.25%) Android
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) iOS Development
2 13 (40.63%) Mobile Development
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (28.13%) Android Development
5 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
6 8 (25.00%) Coaching
6 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) Innovative Thinking
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) Usability Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) Workflow
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
10 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 14 (43.75%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) Objective-C
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) PHP
6 8 (25.00%) C++
6 8 (25.00%) Kotlin
6 8 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) Python
8 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.13%) ES6
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.13%) Adyen
2 1 (3.13%) Gemalto
2 1 (3.13%) PayPal
2 1 (3.13%) WorldPay