Period
to 18 April 2021

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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 188 184 176
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 788 1,092 1,663
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.68% 1.78% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.86% 7.84% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 639 896 1,174
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £39,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +2.35%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £68,900 £72,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 10,024 13,920 20,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.42% 22.65% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,068 11,325 15,772
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,381 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 April 2021.

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 18 April 2021. 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 +8 276 £55,000 - 39
North of England -42 148 £50,000 +17.65% 55
South West +21 119 £46,250 +15.63% 23
Midlands +42 92 £40,000 +6.67% 43
Scotland -15 81 £50,000 -13.04% 9
North West -22 80 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Yorkshire -16 59 £52,500 +23.53% 20
West Midlands +35 57 £40,000 +6.67% 26
East of England +2 45 £55,000 - 26
East Midlands +6 33 £39,750 -0.63% 17
Wales +20 26 £41,250 +10.00% 5
North East +2 11 £48,500 +38.57% 5
Northern Ireland -6 2 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -
Apple iOS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, 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.

1 613 (77.79%) Android
2 385 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (42.77%) iOS Development
4 312 (39.59%) Mobile App
5 234 (29.70%) Mobile Development
6 216 (27.41%) Apple Swift
7 213 (27.03%) Android Development
8 198 (25.13%) JavaScript
9 185 (23.48%) Java
10 156 (19.80%) C#
10 156 (19.80%) Git (software)
11 148 (18.78%) Objective-C
12 115 (14.59%) React Native
13 112 (14.21%) Scrum
14 110 (13.96%) JIRA
14 110 (13.96%) Mobile Application Development
15 106 (13.45%) HTML
16 105 (13.32%) CSS
17 103 (13.07%) Windows
17 103 (13.07%) Software Engineering
18 101 (12.82%) Test Automation
19 94 (11.93%) User Experience
20 92 (11.68%) .NET
21 90 (11.42%) Xamarin
22 89 (11.29%) Azure
23 87 (11.04%) AWS
24 84 (10.66%) Apple
25 83 (10.53%) QA
26 82 (10.41%) Microsoft
27 79 (10.03%) Degree

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 41 (5.20%) Confluence
2 16 (2.03%) CMS
3 13 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.40%) Umbraco
5 10 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.02%) WordPress
7 7 (0.89%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.63%) Apache
8 5 (0.63%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.51%) Headless CMS
9 4 (0.51%) JBoss
9 4 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.38%) IIS
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.13%) Liferay
11 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (1.02%) Sketch
3 6 (0.76%) InVision
4 5 (0.63%) Adobe XD
4 5 (0.63%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.63%) Simulink
5 4 (0.51%) Figma
6 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Marvel
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.89%) Magento
2 5 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 89 (11.29%) Azure
2 87 (11.04%) AWS
3 47 (5.96%) SaaS
4 43 (5.46%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (4.19%) Google Play
6 25 (3.17%) PaaS
7 17 (2.16%) GCP
7 17 (2.16%) Serverless
8 12 (1.52%) npm
9 11 (1.40%) BrowserStack
10 10 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (1.27%) Firebase
11 9 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.89%) Amazon Alexa
12 7 (0.89%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.89%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.66%) Wireshark
2 18 (2.28%) Bluetooth
3 15 (1.90%) Internet
3 15 (1.90%) Wireless
4 14 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.27%) DNS
6 10 (1.27%) Firewall
7 9 (1.14%) VPN
8 8 (1.02%) VoIP
9 6 (0.76%) IP Telephony
9 6 (0.76%) Skype
10 4 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.38%) LAN
11 3 (0.38%) WAN
11 3 (0.38%) WLAN
12 2 (0.25%) DHCP
12 2 (0.25%) MQTT
12 2 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.36%) MySQL
2 47 (5.96%) SQL Server
3 20 (2.54%) MongoDB
4 17 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (1.65%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.02%) Redis
8 8 (1.02%) SQLite
9 7 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.63%) Big Data
11 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.38%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.25%) ActiveReports
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Ignite
14 1 (0.13%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.13%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 156 (19.80%) Git (software)
2 110 (13.96%) JIRA
3 54 (6.85%) Xcode
4 53 (6.73%) Selenium
5 32 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (3.93%) Appium
7 30 (3.81%) Jenkins
8 28 (3.55%) Bitbucket
9 27 (3.43%) Android Studio
10 20 (2.54%) IDA Disassembler
10 20 (2.54%) Postman
11 10 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.27%) git-flow
12 9 (1.14%) Axure RP
12 9 (1.14%) JMeter
13 8 (1.02%) CircleCI
13 8 (1.02%) Gradle
14 7 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.76%) PhpStorm
General
1 58 (7.36%) Games
2 29 (3.68%) Retail
3 26 (3.30%) Finance
4 25 (3.17%) Marketing
5 18 (2.28%) Electronics
6 14 (1.78%) Banking
7 13 (1.65%) Automotive
8 11 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.02%) Law
10 7 (0.89%) French Language
10 7 (0.89%) German Language
11 6 (0.76%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.63%) Public Sector
13 4 (0.51%) Billing
13 4 (0.51%) Dutch Language
13 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.38%) Legal
14 3 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.25%) Police
Job Titles
1 492 (62.44%) Developer
2 154 (19.54%) iOS Developer
3 144 (18.27%) Mobile Developer
4 82 (10.41%) Senior Developer
5 48 (6.09%) React Developer
6 40 (5.08%) Lead Developer
7 36 (4.57%) Applications Developer
7 36 (4.57%) Senior iOS Developer
8 30 (3.81%) Android Developer
8 30 (3.81%) PHP Developer
8 30 (3.81%) Software Engineer
9 28 (3.55%) Tester
10 27 (3.43%) Software Developer
11 26 (3.30%) Xamarin Developer
12 24 (3.05%) C# Developer
12 24 (3.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 23 (2.92%) Analyst
14 22 (2.79%) Designer
15 21 (2.66%) IT Support
15 21 (2.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (14.59%) React Native
2 106 (13.45%) HTML
3 105 (13.32%) CSS
4 92 (11.68%) .NET
5 76 (9.64%) React
6 74 (9.39%) RESTful
7 66 (8.38%) Node.js
8 55 (6.98%) AngularJS
9 43 (5.46%) Web Services
10 40 (5.08%) REST
11 38 (4.82%) Redux
12 35 (4.44%) HTML5
13 34 (4.31%) Flutter
14 32 (4.06%) JSON
15 30 (3.81%) ASP.NET
15 30 (3.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 24 (3.05%) Core Data
16 24 (3.05%) CSS3
17 23 (2.92%) jQuery
18 21 (2.66%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 312 (39.59%) Mobile App
2 94 (11.93%) User Experience
3 67 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.81%) Embedded Systems
6 29 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (2.54%) Wiki
8 19 (2.41%) EPoS
9 16 (2.03%) iPad
10 14 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.52%) Internet of Things
11 12 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (1.40%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.02%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
15 6 (0.76%) Fat Client
15 6 (0.76%) Thin Client
16 5 (0.63%) Mobile Games
16 5 (0.63%) NHS
16 5 (0.63%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 613 (77.79%) Android
2 103 (13.07%) Windows
3 71 (9.01%) Linux
4 25 (3.17%) Mac OS
4 25 (3.17%) Windows 10
5 23 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.27%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.51%) Unix
11 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.13%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) MVS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (42.77%) iOS Development
3 234 (29.70%) Mobile Development
4 213 (27.03%) Android Development
5 112 (14.21%) Scrum
6 110 (13.96%) Mobile Application Development
7 103 (13.07%) Software Engineering
8 101 (12.82%) Test Automation
9 76 (9.64%) OO
10 72 (9.14%) TDD
11 67 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
12 60 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (7.36%) DevOps
14 57 (7.23%) Unit Testing
15 56 (7.11%) Web Development
16 55 (6.98%) OOP
17 52 (6.60%) Mentoring
18 49 (6.22%) Software Testing
19 47 (5.96%) Computer Science
19 47 (5.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 216 (27.41%) Apple Swift
2 198 (25.13%) JavaScript
3 185 (23.48%) Java
4 156 (19.80%) C#
5 148 (18.78%) Objective-C
6 76 (9.64%) SQL
7 75 (9.52%) Python
8 73 (9.26%) PHP
9 68 (8.63%) C++
10 62 (7.87%) Kotlin
11 57 (7.23%) TypeScript
12 37 (4.70%) C
13 21 (2.66%) ES6
14 11 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.14%) Java 8
16 7 (0.89%) Ruby
16 7 (0.89%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.76%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.76%) Dart
18 5 (0.63%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 79 (10.03%) Degree
2 39 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.02%) CISSP
4 8 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.89%) CCSA
5 7 (0.89%) ISSAP
6 6 (0.76%) ISEB
6 6 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.63%) HNC
7 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.51%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.51%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.51%) MCP
9 3 (0.38%) CCNA
9 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.38%) MCSE
10 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (10.53%) QA
2 12 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.14%) SLA
4 5 (0.63%) GDPR
4 5 (0.63%) MISRA
5 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) NIST
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 71 (9.01%) Docker
2 41 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 38 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.54%) VirtualBox
5 15 (1.90%) Firmware
6 11 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.51%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.51%) vSphere
9 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.05%) Terraform
2 19 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.41%) SCCM
3 12 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (1.40%) Ansible
5 5 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.25%) Istio
7 2 (0.25%) Nmap
7 2 (0.25%) Opsgenie
7 2 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.13%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) Graphite
8 1 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.13%) Packer
8 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 90 (11.42%) Xamarin
2 84 (10.66%) Apple
3 82 (10.41%) Microsoft
4 52 (6.60%) Google
5 44 (5.58%) VMware
6 15 (1.90%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.52%) Adobe
8 10 (1.27%) HP
8 10 (1.27%) ServiceNow
9 9 (1.14%) Citrix
10 7 (0.89%) Oracle
11 6 (0.76%) MobileIron
11 6 (0.76%) Xerox
12 5 (0.63%) Dell
12 5 (0.63%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.63%) Intel
12 5 (0.63%) Mitel
12 5 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.51%) Remedy
13 4 (0.51%) Veeam