Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 183 193
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -25
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 940 2,772 3,084
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.89% 1.96% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.79% 8.56% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 909 2,238 2,559
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10,688 32,373 38,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.46% 22.90% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8,764 25,525 31,089
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% +1.23% +1.25%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apple iOS.

Salary trend for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apple iOS over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 19 September 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
England -2 843 £55,000 +10.00% 277
UK excluding London +17 540 £50,000 +11.11% 189
London -12 368 £64,000 +6.67% 113
South East +33 185 £57,500 +21.05% 35
North of England +84 175 £47,500 +18.75% 62
Work from Home +82 172 £56,250 +7.14% 62
North West +35 91 £47,500 +5.56% 33
Yorkshire +105 62 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Scotland +26 52 £50,000 +7.53% 16
South West +14 39 £45,000 +5.88% 26
East of England +5 35 £52,500 -4.55% 14
Midlands +7 33 £48,750 +21.88% 27
West Midlands +43 24 £52,500 +33.39% 18
North East +32 22 £35,000 +11.11% 8
Wales +28 20 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East Midlands +12 9 £41,250 -2.94% 9
Northern Ireland +20 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 731 (77.77%) Android
2 390 (41.49%) iOS Development
3 347 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (33.94%) Mobile App
5 289 (30.74%) Apple Swift
6 278 (29.57%) JavaScript
7 275 (29.26%) Android Development
8 272 (28.94%) Mobile Development
9 263 (27.98%) Java
10 201 (21.38%) Objective-C
11 187 (19.89%) Software Engineering
12 172 (18.30%) React Native
13 164 (17.45%) User Experience
14 160 (17.02%) C#
15 147 (15.64%) Git (software)
16 129 (13.72%) HTML
17 128 (13.62%) OO
17 128 (13.62%) TDD
18 126 (13.40%) React
19 122 (12.98%) Kotlin
19 122 (12.98%) Windows
19 122 (12.98%) .NET
20 118 (12.55%) Xcode
21 114 (12.13%) Azure
22 113 (12.02%) CSS
23 109 (11.60%) Microsoft
23 109 (11.60%) AWS
24 106 (11.28%) Python
24 106 (11.28%) Scrum
25 101 (10.74%) Finance

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (2.66%) CMS
2 20 (2.13%) WordPress
3 19 (2.02%) Joomla!
4 13 (1.38%) Headless CMS
5 9 (0.96%) Confluence
6 6 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.53%) IIS
7 5 (0.53%) nginx
8 4 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.21%) Mule
10 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.11%) Apache
11 1 (0.11%) Drupal
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.11%) Liferay
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.23%) Sketch
3 19 (2.02%) InVision
4 8 (0.85%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.53%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.32%) Blender
7 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.21%) Figma
8 2 (0.21%) Maya
8 2 (0.21%) MODO
8 2 (0.21%) Mudbox
8 2 (0.21%) ZBrush
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.06%) Magento
2 9 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 114 (12.13%) Azure
2 109 (11.60%) AWS
3 41 (4.36%) GitHub
4 40 (4.26%) Office 365
5 39 (4.15%) GCP
6 38 (4.04%) SaaS
7 35 (3.72%) Firebase
8 31 (3.30%) Serverless
9 19 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (1.81%) Google Play
11 13 (1.38%) TestFlight
12 12 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (1.28%) Azure Functions
13 11 (1.17%) BrowserStack
14 10 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (1.06%) Power Platform
15 8 (0.85%) Google Analytics
16 7 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 6 (0.64%) OneDrive
18 5 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.45%) TCP/IP
2 16 (1.70%) HTTP
3 15 (1.60%) Internet
4 13 (1.38%) LAN
5 12 (1.28%) DNS
5 12 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (1.28%) Wireless
6 11 (1.17%) Firewall
6 11 (1.17%) Skype
6 11 (1.17%) WAN
7 10 (1.06%) Bluetooth
8 9 (0.96%) DHCP
8 9 (0.96%) RS-232
8 9 (0.96%) RS-485
8 9 (0.96%) VoIP
9 8 (0.85%) ADSL
9 8 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 8 (0.85%) IMAP
9 8 (0.85%) MPLS
9 8 (0.85%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.60%) MySQL
3 17 (1.81%) MongoDB
4 13 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.17%) Redis
6 10 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (1.06%) Power BI
7 9 (0.96%) Blockchain
8 8 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.74%) Couchbase
9 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.53%) Big Data
11 5 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.43%) SQLite
13 3 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.32%) Mixpanel
14 2 (0.21%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 147 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 118 (12.55%) Xcode
3 81 (8.62%) JIRA
4 67 (7.13%) Android Studio
5 53 (5.64%) Jenkins
6 37 (3.94%) Appium
7 30 (3.19%) Selenium
8 25 (2.66%) Bitbucket
9 16 (1.70%) fastlane
10 14 (1.49%) Postman
11 13 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.38%) Subversion
12 12 (1.28%) Calabash
12 12 (1.28%) CocoaPods
13 10 (1.06%) JUnit
13 10 (1.06%) NUnit
14 9 (0.96%) Gradle
14 9 (0.96%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.96%) Visual Studio
15 7 (0.74%) Liquibase
General
1 101 (10.74%) Finance
2 67 (7.13%) Games
3 40 (4.26%) Retail
4 37 (3.94%) Banking
5 33 (3.51%) Marketing
6 19 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (1.81%) Public Sector
8 16 (1.70%) Retail Banking
9 15 (1.60%) Law
10 13 (1.38%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.17%) Advertising
12 8 (0.85%) Electronics
13 7 (0.74%) Publishing
14 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
15 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 523 (55.64%) Developer
2 176 (18.72%) iOS Developer
3 149 (15.85%) Mobile Developer
4 100 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 90 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 75 (7.98%) Android Developer
7 46 (4.89%) iOS Android Developer
8 40 (4.26%) Applications Developer
9 39 (4.15%) PHP Developer
10 37 (3.94%) React Developer
11 36 (3.83%) Lead Developer
12 35 (3.72%) Analyst
12 35 (3.72%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 35 (3.72%) Senior Mobile Developer
13 33 (3.51%) C# Developer
14 31 (3.30%) Software Developer
15 28 (2.98%) Senior iOS Developer
16 27 (2.87%) Support Engineer
17 25 (2.66%) JavaScript Developer
17 25 (2.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (18.30%) React Native
2 129 (13.72%) HTML
3 126 (13.40%) React
4 122 (12.98%) .NET
5 113 (12.02%) CSS
6 90 (9.57%) Node.js
7 88 (9.36%) AngularJS
7 88 (9.36%) RESTful
8 68 (7.23%) REST
9 65 (6.91%) JSON
9 65 (6.91%) Web Services
10 60 (6.38%) jQuery
11 51 (5.43%) HTML5
12 50 (5.32%) XML
13 43 (4.57%) iOS SDK
14 40 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 37 (3.94%) CSS3
16 34 (3.62%) Redux
17 31 (3.30%) Core Data
18 30 (3.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 319 (33.94%) Mobile App
2 164 (17.45%) User Experience
3 62 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.62%) Algorithms
5 34 (3.62%) Animation
6 28 (2.98%) Mobile Games
7 26 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (2.77%) Social Media
8 22 (2.34%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.70%) Cloud Native
10 12 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (1.06%) Blackberry
12 10 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (0.96%) AS400
13 9 (0.96%) Blog
13 9 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 731 (77.77%) Android
2 122 (12.98%) Windows
3 48 (5.11%) Linux
4 37 (3.94%) Windows 10
5 26 (2.77%) Mac OS
6 23 (2.45%) Windows 7
7 20 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.74%) Unix
9 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.53%) Android TV
10 5 (0.53%) Robot Operating System
10 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.43%) tvOS
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.21%) CentOS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (41.49%) iOS Development
2 347 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (29.26%) Android Development
4 272 (28.94%) Mobile Development
5 187 (19.89%) Software Engineering
6 128 (13.62%) OO
6 128 (13.62%) TDD
7 106 (11.28%) Scrum
8 87 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
9 85 (9.04%) DevOps
10 82 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 75 (7.98%) OOP
12 74 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (7.66%) Mobile Application Development
14 65 (6.91%) Unit Testing
15 64 (6.81%) BDD
15 64 (6.81%) Microservices
16 60 (6.38%) Mentoring
16 60 (6.38%) Web Development
17 59 (6.28%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 289 (30.74%) Apple Swift
2 278 (29.57%) JavaScript
3 263 (27.98%) Java
4 201 (21.38%) Objective-C
5 160 (17.02%) C#
6 122 (12.98%) Kotlin
7 106 (11.28%) Python
8 95 (10.11%) SQL
9 90 (9.57%) PHP
10 56 (5.96%) C++
11 52 (5.53%) Ruby
12 34 (3.62%) TypeScript
13 25 (2.66%) C
14 18 (1.91%) Go
15 17 (1.81%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.60%) Java 8
16 15 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.64%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.53%) ES6
19 3 (0.32%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 91 (9.68%) Degree
2 30 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.96%) Master's Degree
3 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.64%) MCSE
5 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) MCDST
7 3 (0.32%) CCNA
7 3 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.32%) CISSP
7 3 (0.32%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.21%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB
8 2 (0.21%) MCSA
9 1 (0.11%) HND
9 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.77%) QA
2 27 (2.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.11%) GDPR
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.09%) Docker
3 14 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) Firmware
5 5 (0.53%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.32%) vSphere
7 3 (0.32%) XenApp
8 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.21%) Varnish
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (2.66%) Kubernetes
1 25 (2.66%) SCCM
2 13 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.53%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (0.43%) Kibana
4 4 (0.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (0.32%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.32%) Ansible
5 3 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.32%) Puppet
5 3 (0.32%) Terraform
6 1 (0.11%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.13%) Xamarin
3 61 (6.49%) Google
4 60 (6.38%) Apple
5 18 (1.91%) Citrix
6 17 (1.81%) VMware
7 16 (1.70%) Adobe
8 11 (1.17%) Zend
9 9 (0.96%) Sybase
10 6 (0.64%) SAP
10 6 (0.64%) Splunk
11 5 (0.53%) NVIDIA
12 4 (0.43%) ArcSight
12 4 (0.43%) LogRhythm
12 4 (0.43%) Meraki
12 4 (0.43%) Perforce
13 3 (0.32%) Samsung
13 3 (0.32%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.21%) Dynatrace
14 2 (0.21%) Roku