Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 July 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 West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 332 344
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 14 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55% +16.92%
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,383 10,243 10,850
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 97.27% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,618 8,552 9,115
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,825 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the South West

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the South West

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in the South West

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Gloucestershire +18 4 £37,500 +10.29%
Bristol -3 4 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Dorset - 3 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Mobile Applications Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 West region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 12 (85.71%) Android
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Apple Swift
4 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
5 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
6 7 (50.00%) Xcode
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
7 6 (42.86%) Android Studio
7 6 (42.86%) Android Development
7 6 (42.86%) Kotlin
7 6 (42.86%) Apple
8 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
9 4 (28.57%) SQLite
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (21.43%) TDD
10 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
10 3 (21.43%) Subversion
10 3 (21.43%) OOP
10 3 (21.43%) HTML
10 3 (21.43%) SDLC
10 3 (21.43%) Core Data
10 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 3 (21.43%) Coaching
10 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
10 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
10 3 (21.43%) HTML5

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Xcode
2 6 (42.86%) Android Studio
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
2 3 (21.43%) Core Data
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
3 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 2 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Qt
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Android
1 12 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
2 6 (42.86%) Android Development
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
4 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Internet Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Apple Swift
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 6 (42.86%) Kotlin
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) ES7
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Apple