Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 195 191
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 887 1,504 1,714
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.76% 1.83% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.81% 7.67% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,172 1,452
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11,354 19,597 23,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 22.54% 23.91% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,130 15,049 18,748
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,178 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.76% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +3.26% +2.22%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the UK excluding London

Apple iOS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Apple iOS in the UK excluding London

Apple iOS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK excluding London

Apple iOS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
South East +32 336 £57,500 +27.78% 16
North of England +41 217 £42,500 +13.33% 34
North West +29 122 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Scotland +40 82 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Midlands -26 79 £42,500 - 10
Yorkshire +63 74 £45,000 +25.87% 11
South West -8 73 £45,000 - 7
East of England +3 58 £47,500 -2.56% 17
East Midlands +3 43 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Wales +18 36 £33,750 -20.59% 15
West Midlands +1 36 £42,500 - 6
North East +18 21 £35,000 +22.81% 7
Northern Ireland +13 7 £32,500 -16.13%
Apple iOS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 686 (77.34%) Android
2 404 (45.55%) iOS Development
3 335 (37.77%) Mobile App
4 312 (35.17%) Android Development
5 281 (31.68%) Mobile Development
6 267 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
7 260 (29.31%) JavaScript
8 254 (28.64%) Apple Swift
9 246 (27.73%) Java
10 209 (23.56%) Objective-C
11 197 (22.21%) C#
12 184 (20.74%) Windows
13 180 (20.29%) Software Engineering
14 174 (19.62%) HTML
15 154 (17.36%) CSS
16 148 (16.69%) .NET
17 138 (15.56%) React
18 135 (15.22%) React Native
19 132 (14.88%) Git (software)
20 127 (14.32%) SQL
20 127 (14.32%) Microsoft
21 121 (13.64%) PHP
22 118 (13.30%) Mobile Application Development
23 116 (13.08%) User Experience
24 114 (12.85%) TDD
25 113 (12.74%) AWS
26 110 (12.40%) SQL Server
27 109 (12.29%) Python
28 106 (11.95%) Degree
29 105 (11.84%) Web Development

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 26 (2.93%) CMS
2 25 (2.82%) WordPress
3 17 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 15 (1.69%) Joomla!
5 13 (1.47%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.24%) Confluence
7 10 (1.13%) Drupal
8 9 (1.01%) Apache
8 9 (1.01%) IIS
9 8 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.90%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.23%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.23%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.23%) Liferay
12 1 (0.11%) nginx
12 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.79%) InVision
3 7 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.68%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.68%) Sketch
5 4 (0.45%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.80%) Magento
2 15 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.23%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 113 (12.74%) AWS
2 100 (11.27%) Azure
3 68 (7.67%) Office 365
4 22 (2.48%) GCP
5 21 (2.37%) SaaS
6 19 (2.14%) Google Play
7 15 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.69%) npm
8 14 (1.58%) GitHub
8 14 (1.58%) Serverless
9 13 (1.47%) Power Platform
10 11 (1.24%) Amazon Cognito
10 11 (1.24%) Firebase
11 10 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.68%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.68%) Mimecast
14 5 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.06%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.61%) Internet
3 29 (3.27%) Skype
4 28 (3.16%) LAN
5 22 (2.48%) WAN
6 20 (2.25%) DNS
7 16 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (1.58%) Bluetooth
8 14 (1.58%) DHCP
8 14 (1.58%) Wireless
9 11 (1.24%) VPN
10 10 (1.13%) Broadband
10 10 (1.13%) RS-232
10 10 (1.13%) RS-485
11 9 (1.01%) HTTP
11 9 (1.01%) VoIP
12 8 (0.90%) Firewall
12 8 (0.90%) WLAN
13 7 (0.79%) H.323
13 7 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.68%) MySQL
3 25 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 23 (2.59%) NoSQL
4 23 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (1.47%) Power BI
6 11 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.79%) Blockchain
9 7 (0.79%) GIS
9 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.56%) Redis
11 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2017
11 5 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 132 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 74 (8.34%) Xcode
3 72 (8.12%) JIRA
4 48 (5.41%) Android Studio
5 35 (3.95%) Selenium
6 30 (3.38%) Bitbucket
7 26 (2.93%) Jenkins
8 20 (2.25%) JUnit
8 20 (2.25%) Subversion
9 16 (1.80%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.80%) Gradle
9 16 (1.80%) Maven
9 16 (1.80%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.24%) git-flow
11 10 (1.13%) CocoaPods
11 10 (1.13%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.01%) IDA Disassembler
12 9 (1.01%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.90%) PHPUnit
13 8 (0.90%) Xdebug
General
1 72 (8.12%) Finance
2 55 (6.20%) Games
3 34 (3.83%) Retail
4 21 (2.37%) Electronics
5 20 (2.25%) Banking
6 18 (2.03%) Marketing
6 18 (2.03%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.24%) Law
7 11 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.56%) Norwegian Language
10 5 (0.56%) Publishing
11 4 (0.45%) Local Government
12 3 (0.34%) Advertising
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.23%) French Language
13 2 (0.23%) Legal
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 520 (58.62%) Developer
2 149 (16.80%) iOS Developer
2 149 (16.80%) Mobile Developer
3 97 (10.94%) Senior Developer
4 91 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 74 (8.34%) Android Developer
6 68 (7.67%) PHP Developer
7 56 (6.31%) Applications Developer
8 54 (6.09%) Software Developer
9 48 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 40 (4.51%) React Developer
11 39 (4.40%) iOS Android Developer
11 39 (4.40%) Support Engineer
12 36 (4.06%) Junior
13 35 (3.95%) C# Developer
14 34 (3.83%) Analyst
15 32 (3.61%) Junior Developer
16 31 (3.49%) .NET Developer
16 31 (3.49%) Java Developer
17 29 (3.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (19.62%) HTML
2 154 (17.36%) CSS
3 148 (16.69%) .NET
4 138 (15.56%) React
5 135 (15.22%) React Native
6 94 (10.60%) Web Services
7 93 (10.48%) AngularJS
8 71 (8.00%) XML
9 65 (7.33%) Node.js
9 65 (7.33%) Redux
10 63 (7.10%) ASP.NET
11 61 (6.88%) REST
11 61 (6.88%) RESTful
12 59 (6.65%) JSON
13 56 (6.31%) HTML5
14 54 (6.09%) jQuery
15 53 (5.98%) .NET Framework
16 42 (4.74%) Laravel
17 40 (4.51%) iOS SDK
18 34 (3.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 335 (37.77%) Mobile App
2 116 (13.08%) User Experience
3 68 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (3.49%) Smartphone
7 17 (1.92%) Augmented Reality
8 16 (1.80%) iPad
9 15 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.58%) Animation
10 14 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.47%) NHS
12 10 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.13%) Internet of Things
12 10 (1.13%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.79%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.68%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.68%) EPoS
14 6 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 686 (77.34%) Android
2 184 (20.74%) Windows
3 88 (9.92%) Linux
4 48 (5.41%) Mac OS
5 47 (5.30%) Windows 10
6 33 (3.72%) Windows Server
7 22 (2.48%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.01%) Unix
10 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (0.79%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.79%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.45%) watchOS
13 3 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.23%) Robot Operating System
14 2 (0.23%) tvOS
14 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) VMS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (45.55%) iOS Development
2 312 (35.17%) Android Development
3 281 (31.68%) Mobile Development
4 267 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
5 180 (20.29%) Software Engineering
6 118 (13.30%) Mobile Application Development
7 114 (12.85%) TDD
8 105 (11.84%) Web Development
9 101 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
10 93 (10.48%) OO
10 93 (10.48%) Test Automation
11 84 (9.47%) Scrum
12 78 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
13 76 (8.57%) DevOps
14 68 (7.67%) OOP
15 66 (7.44%) Computer Science
16 60 (6.76%) MVC
17 55 (6.20%) Mentoring
18 45 (5.07%) Microservices
19 44 (4.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 260 (29.31%) JavaScript
2 254 (28.64%) Apple Swift
3 246 (27.73%) Java
4 209 (23.56%) Objective-C
5 197 (22.21%) C#
6 127 (14.32%) SQL
7 121 (13.64%) PHP
8 109 (12.29%) Python
9 87 (9.81%) C++
9 87 (9.81%) Kotlin
10 60 (6.76%) C
11 26 (2.93%) TypeScript
12 22 (2.48%) Ruby
12 22 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 20 (2.25%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.13%) PHP 7
16 9 (1.01%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.90%) ES6
18 6 (0.68%) Dart
Qualifications
1 106 (11.95%) Degree
2 32 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.58%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.01%) A+ Certification
6 9 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.79%) HND
7 7 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.68%) ISEB
8 6 (0.68%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.34%) SANS
10 2 (0.23%) CISA
10 2 (0.23%) CISM
10 2 (0.23%) CISSP
10 2 (0.23%) MCSA
10 2 (0.23%) MCSE
10 2 (0.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.22%) QA
2 24 (2.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) GDPR
4 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 58 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.16%) Docker
3 18 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.58%) Firmware
5 10 (1.13%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.90%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.11%) vSphere
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (4.06%) SCCM
2 10 (1.13%) Jamf Pro
3 9 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (0.56%) AirWatch
4 5 (0.56%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.23%) Ansible
6 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.23%) Puppet
6 2 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.23%) Terraform
6 2 (0.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 127 (14.32%) Microsoft
2 80 (9.02%) Xamarin
3 75 (8.46%) Apple
4 47 (5.30%) Google
5 19 (2.14%) VMware
6 17 (1.92%) SAP
7 16 (1.80%) Adobe
8 15 (1.69%) ServiceNow
9 13 (1.47%) Zend
10 12 (1.35%) Oracle
11 11 (1.24%) Remedy
12 9 (1.01%) Citrix
13 8 (0.90%) HP
14 6 (0.68%) Meraki
14 6 (0.68%) MobileIron
14 6 (0.68%) Virgin Media
15 5 (0.56%) Rollbar
16 4 (0.45%) Zscaler
17 3 (0.34%) Avaya
17 3 (0.34%) Becrypt