Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 168 164 179
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 1,338 1,740 1,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.91% 2.06% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.17% 8.64% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,093 1,220 1,610
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,850 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

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 16,387 20,136 24,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 23.44% 23.88% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13,027 15,785 20,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 461 £50,000 +25.00% 54
North of England +47 328 £45,000 +12.50% 110
North West +25 187 £47,500 +30.14% 63
East of England +34 153 £57,500 +15.00% 18
South West -51 144 £42,500 -15.00% 25
Scotland +58 128 £51,750 +21.76% 22
Yorkshire +36 116 £42,500 - 35
Midlands -45 97 £45,000 +5.88% 58
West Midlands +39 58 £35,000 -17.65% 26
East Midlands -63 39 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Wales +4 28 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North East +24 25 £35,000 +75.00% 12
Northern Ireland +13 9 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Apple iOS
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1,017 (76.01%) Android
2 502 (37.52%) iOS Development
3 449 (33.56%) Mobile App
3 449 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
4 387 (28.92%) JavaScript
5 368 (27.50%) Java
6 360 (26.91%) Mobile Development
7 351 (26.23%) Android Development
8 343 (25.64%) Apple Swift
9 289 (21.60%) Windows
10 284 (21.23%) Objective-C
11 279 (20.85%) C#
12 265 (19.81%) HTML
13 255 (19.06%) CSS
14 231 (17.26%) .NET
15 210 (15.70%) Software Engineering
16 190 (14.20%) Microsoft
16 190 (14.20%) Git (software)
17 188 (14.05%) SQL
18 184 (13.75%) User Experience
19 173 (12.93%) React
20 170 (12.71%) TDD
21 161 (12.03%) Mobile Application Development
22 154 (11.51%) Scrum
23 152 (11.36%) AWS
24 149 (11.14%) Test Automation
25 148 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
26 142 (10.61%) Web Services
27 137 (10.24%) Web Development
28 136 (10.16%) PHP

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 34 (2.54%) Skype for Business
2 31 (2.32%) MS Exchange
3 28 (2.09%) CMS
4 26 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
5 25 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.79%) Confluence
6 24 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.12%) IIS
8 14 (1.05%) WordPress
9 13 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.82%) Joomla!
11 10 (0.75%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.75%) Drupal
11 10 (0.75%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.60%) Apache
13 6 (0.45%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.22%) Jetty
15 2 (0.15%) nginx
15 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 98 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.12%) Sketch
3 13 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.45%) InVision
7 4 (0.30%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
7 4 (0.30%) Steinberg Cubase
8 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.075%) Figma
9 1 (0.075%) InDesign
9 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.075%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (0.82%) Magento
1 11 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.75%) GoldMine
3 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 152 (11.36%) AWS
2 100 (7.47%) Azure
3 85 (6.35%) Office 365
4 38 (2.84%) GitHub
5 31 (2.32%) SaaS
6 24 (1.79%) GCP
7 20 (1.49%) Google Play
8 18 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.12%) npm
10 12 (0.90%) Firebase
11 10 (0.75%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (0.67%) Amazon Cognito
12 9 (0.67%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.60%) Google Analytics
13 8 (0.60%) Mimecast
14 7 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.52%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.52%) Serverless
15 6 (0.45%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 45 (3.36%) Internet
3 37 (2.77%) Skype
4 36 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
5 33 (2.47%) Broadband
6 30 (2.24%) DNS
7 27 (2.02%) Wireless
8 24 (1.79%) Firewall
9 22 (1.64%) LAN
10 18 (1.35%) DHCP
11 17 (1.27%) HTTP
12 14 (1.05%) Bluetooth
12 14 (1.05%) HTTPS
12 14 (1.05%) WAN
13 13 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.75%) SSL
14 10 (0.75%) VoIP
14 10 (0.75%) VPN
15 5 (0.37%) DAB
15 5 (0.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (8.59%) MySQL
2 114 (8.52%) SQL Server
3 45 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (2.54%) NoSQL
5 33 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 22 (1.64%) Big Data
7 20 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.67%) Redis
13 8 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.37%) SQLite
15 4 (0.30%) ActiveReports
15 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 190 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 104 (7.77%) JIRA
3 103 (7.70%) Xcode
4 89 (6.65%) Maven
5 85 (6.35%) Jenkins
6 59 (4.41%) Bitbucket
7 48 (3.59%) Cucumber
8 46 (3.44%) Visual Studio
9 43 (3.21%) Selenium
10 41 (3.06%) Android Studio
11 31 (2.32%) Appium
12 30 (2.24%) Eclipse
13 29 (2.17%) Gradle
14 27 (2.02%) Subversion
15 26 (1.94%) Ant
16 24 (1.79%) Postman
17 18 (1.35%) CocoaPods
18 15 (1.12%) SoapUI
19 14 (1.05%) eggPlant
19 14 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 109 (8.15%) Finance
2 62 (4.63%) Retail
3 51 (3.81%) Banking
4 49 (3.66%) Games
5 29 (2.17%) Electronics
6 27 (2.02%) Marketing
7 21 (1.57%) Public Sector
8 20 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.35%) Law
9 18 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.45%) Back Office
12 5 (0.37%) Billing
12 5 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.37%) Publishing
13 4 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.22%) Advertising
14 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.22%) Housing Association
14 3 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 742 (55.46%) Developer
2 214 (15.99%) iOS Developer
3 183 (13.68%) Mobile Developer
4 145 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 104 (7.77%) Software Developer
6 88 (6.58%) Android Developer
7 86 (6.43%) Applications Developer
8 85 (6.35%) Software Engineer
9 77 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 75 (5.61%) Analyst
11 67 (5.01%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 63 (4.71%) PHP Developer
13 62 (4.63%) iOS Android Developer
14 59 (4.41%) .NET Developer
15 55 (4.11%) C# Developer
15 55 (4.11%) Lead Developer
15 55 (4.11%) Test Engineer
16 54 (4.04%) Support Engineer
17 44 (3.29%) Junior
18 43 (3.21%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (19.81%) HTML
2 255 (19.06%) CSS
3 231 (17.26%) .NET
4 173 (12.93%) React
5 142 (10.61%) Web Services
6 133 (9.94%) React Native
7 129 (9.64%) AngularJS
8 107 (8.00%) REST
9 97 (7.25%) XML
10 96 (7.17%) ASP.NET
10 96 (7.17%) JSON
11 92 (6.88%) jQuery
12 86 (6.43%) HTML5
13 85 (6.35%) Node.js
14 84 (6.28%) Spring
15 69 (5.16%) Redux
16 63 (4.71%) RESTful
17 61 (4.56%) J2EE
17 61 (4.56%) Vue.js
18 56 (4.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 449 (33.56%) Mobile App
2 184 (13.75%) User Experience
3 97 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
4 72 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (4.71%) Smartphone
6 57 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 38 (2.84%) Driving Licence
8 23 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.12%) NHS
10 15 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (0.90%) Animation
12 11 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (0.75%) iPhone
14 9 (0.67%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (0.67%) iPad
15 8 (0.60%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.60%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1,017 (76.01%) Android
2 289 (21.60%) Windows
3 128 (9.57%) Linux
4 99 (7.40%) Windows 10
5 69 (5.16%) Mac OS
6 59 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 49 (3.66%) Windows Server
8 36 (2.69%) Mac OS X
9 25 (1.87%) Unix
10 18 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.82%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.52%) tvOS
15 6 (0.45%) watchOS
16 5 (0.37%) VMS
16 5 (0.37%) webOS
17 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.075%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (37.52%) iOS Development
2 449 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (26.91%) Mobile Development
4 351 (26.23%) Android Development
5 210 (15.70%) Software Engineering
6 170 (12.71%) TDD
7 161 (12.03%) Mobile Application Development
8 154 (11.51%) Scrum
9 149 (11.14%) Test Automation
10 148 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
11 137 (10.24%) Web Development
12 130 (9.72%) MVC
13 108 (8.07%) OO
14 99 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
15 88 (6.58%) Unit Testing
16 85 (6.35%) BDD
17 83 (6.20%) Computer Science
18 76 (5.68%) OOP
18 76 (5.68%) SDLC
19 75 (5.61%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 387 (28.92%) JavaScript
2 368 (27.50%) Java
3 343 (25.64%) Apple Swift
4 284 (21.23%) Objective-C
5 279 (20.85%) C#
6 188 (14.05%) SQL
7 136 (10.16%) PHP
8 104 (7.77%) C++
9 97 (7.25%) Python
10 86 (6.43%) Kotlin
11 66 (4.93%) C
12 35 (2.62%) Ruby
13 30 (2.24%) T-SQL
14 25 (1.87%) TypeScript
15 23 (1.72%) VB.NET
16 20 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.35%) PowerShell
18 16 (1.20%) ES6
19 15 (1.12%) Shell Script
20 12 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 131 (9.79%) Degree
2 60 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.32%) A+ Certification
4 30 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 20 (1.49%) CISSP
7 18 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.82%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (0.67%) CCNA
10 9 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.67%) GIAC
10 9 (0.67%) Linux+ Certification
10 9 (0.67%) MCSE
10 9 (0.67%) SANS
10 9 (0.67%) SSCP
11 7 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (7.70%) QA
2 44 (3.29%) SLA
3 8 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.45%) GDPR
5 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.075%) GxP
6 1 (0.075%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.075%) NIST
6 1 (0.075%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.075%) WCAG
System Software
1 102 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 59 (4.41%) Docker
3 10 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.67%) Firmware
4 9 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.30%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.075%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.075%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.075%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (3.21%) SCCM
2 24 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 16 (1.20%) Jamf Pro
3 16 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (1.05%) HP ALM
5 12 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.37%) Terraform
9 4 (0.30%) DameWare
9 4 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.22%) Ansible
10 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.22%) CSIRT
10 3 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.075%) CASB
11 1 (0.075%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.075%) Nessus
11 1 (0.075%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 190 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 131 (9.79%) Xamarin
3 126 (9.42%) Apple
4 53 (3.96%) Google
5 50 (3.74%) Oracle
6 30 (2.24%) HP
7 21 (1.57%) ServiceNow
7 21 (1.57%) WorldPay
8 20 (1.49%) Adobe
9 19 (1.42%) SAP
10 15 (1.12%) VMware
11 14 (1.05%) iManage
12 11 (0.82%) Sony
13 10 (0.75%) Sage
14 9 (0.67%) Dell
15 8 (0.60%) Zend
16 7 (0.52%) Citrix
17 6 (0.45%) Atlassian
17 6 (0.45%) Lotus
17 6 (0.45%) Perforce