Period
to 23 July 2021

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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 177 191
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,411 1,395 2,788
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.13% 1.95% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.66% 9.24% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,585 1,101 2,142
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 20,683 15,098 33,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.30% 21.14% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15,102 12,451 26,527
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,846 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,741
Median % change year-on-year - +6.97% -1.60%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +2.47%

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 23 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 18 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 23 July 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
England +18 2,187 £55,000 - 450
London +38 1,215 £65,000 - 211
UK excluding London -7 1,020 £50,000 +5.26% 263
Work from Home -44 581 £55,000 -4.35% 101
South East -8 369 £55,000 - 48
North of England -24 237 £47,500 +5.56% 88
North West -6 141 £43,500 +1.16% 50
South West -12 122 £45,000 - 36
Midlands -16 119 £40,500 +1.25% 41
Yorkshire -25 91 £52,500 +5.00% 22
West Midlands -13 88 £40,000 -6.43% 21
Scotland -49 68 £45,000 -10.00% 13
East of England -28 62 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Wales -15 36 £50,000 +33.33% 10
East Midlands -57 29 £47,500 +26.67% 20
Northern Ireland -30 8 £30,000 - 1
North East -33 7 £52,500 +50.00% 16
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 1,959 (81.25%) Android
2 1,068 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 865 (35.88%) iOS Development
4 792 (32.85%) Mobile App
5 725 (30.07%) JavaScript
6 652 (27.04%) Mobile Development
7 642 (26.63%) Apple Swift
8 586 (24.31%) Android Development
9 550 (22.81%) Social Skills
10 488 (20.24%) React
11 487 (20.20%) Software Engineering
12 482 (19.99%) User Experience
13 479 (19.87%) React Native
14 476 (19.74%) Java
15 443 (18.37%) Git (software)
16 383 (15.89%) Windows
17 376 (15.60%) AWS
18 355 (14.72%) HTML
19 346 (14.35%) CSS
20 322 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
21 319 (13.23%) TypeScript
22 317 (13.15%) Node.js
23 291 (12.07%) C#
24 290 (12.03%) TDD
25 272 (11.28%) Azure
25 272 (11.28%) Kotlin
26 269 (11.16%) REST
26 269 (11.16%) Microsoft
27 267 (11.07%) Objective-C
28 259 (10.74%) SQL

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 85 (3.53%) Confluence
2 77 (3.19%) CMS
3 70 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 51 (2.12%) WordPress
5 43 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
6 34 (1.41%) Apache
6 34 (1.41%) MS Exchange
7 27 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 19 (0.79%) nginx
9 18 (0.75%) IIS
10 17 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.66%) Headless CMS
12 15 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 14 (0.58%) Drupal
14 9 (0.37%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.29%) JBoss
15 7 (0.29%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.21%) Skype for Business
17 2 (0.083%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 95 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (2.53%) Figma
3 54 (2.24%) Sketch
4 29 (1.20%) InVision
5 19 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.54%) Adobe XD
8 12 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.29%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.25%) Camtasia
10 6 (0.25%) InDesign
11 5 (0.21%) AutoCAD
11 5 (0.21%) Simulink
11 5 (0.21%) UserZoom
11 5 (0.21%) Zeplin
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.083%) Marvel
14 1 (0.041%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 25 (1.04%) Magento
2 24 (1.00%) Shopify
3 12 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.21%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.083%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.083%) Relativity
7 2 (0.083%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.041%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.041%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.041%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 376 (15.60%) AWS
2 272 (11.28%) Azure
3 187 (7.76%) Microsoft 365
4 165 (6.84%) Firebase
5 157 (6.51%) SaaS
6 151 (6.26%) GitHub
7 131 (5.43%) GCP
8 97 (4.02%) Serverless
9 75 (3.11%) Google Play
10 60 (2.49%) Amazon S3
11 59 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 58 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
13 49 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
14 41 (1.70%) OneDrive
15 40 (1.66%) Bitrise
16 39 (1.62%) AppsFlyer
16 39 (1.62%) npm
16 39 (1.62%) Pushwoosh
17 32 (1.33%) Power Platform
18 31 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.78%) Internet
2 55 (2.28%) Broadband
3 50 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 49 (2.03%) VPN
5 44 (1.82%) DNS
6 33 (1.37%) Firewall
6 33 (1.37%) HTTP
7 31 (1.29%) DHCP
8 28 (1.16%) VoIP
9 27 (1.12%) Bluetooth
10 26 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (0.95%) Wireshark
12 19 (0.79%) Network Security
13 17 (0.71%) Wireless
14 16 (0.66%) LAN
14 16 (0.66%) VLAN
15 14 (0.58%) NFC
15 14 (0.58%) WAN
16 9 (0.37%) RIP
16 9 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (5.60%) MySQL
2 121 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
3 98 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 83 (3.44%) SQL Server
5 76 (3.15%) MongoDB
6 69 (2.86%) Redis
7 52 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
8 46 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 45 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.04%) Power BI
12 22 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 15 (0.62%) Data Lake
14 14 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.25%) Big Data
15 6 (0.25%) BigQuery
15 6 (0.25%) Blockchain
15 6 (0.25%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 443 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 202 (8.38%) JIRA
3 113 (4.69%) Xcode
4 103 (4.27%) Jenkins
5 67 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 64 (2.65%) Postman
7 59 (2.45%) Appium
7 59 (2.45%) Selenium
8 55 (2.28%) webpack
9 50 (2.07%) Cypress.io
10 41 (1.70%) git-flow
10 41 (1.70%) GitLab
11 39 (1.62%) Mercurial
12 37 (1.53%) CircleCI
12 37 (1.53%) CocoaPods
12 37 (1.53%) Visual Studio
13 34 (1.41%) Android Studio
14 28 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (1.12%) fastlane
16 25 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 550 (22.81%) Social Skills
2 246 (10.20%) Finance
3 209 (8.67%) Games
4 110 (4.56%) Retail
5 97 (4.02%) Banking
6 95 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (3.19%) Marketing
8 38 (1.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 38 (1.58%) Publishing
8 38 (1.58%) Retail Banking
9 34 (1.41%) Wearables
10 33 (1.37%) Electronics
11 32 (1.33%) Organisational Skills
11 32 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 31 (1.29%) Legal
13 28 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
14 27 (1.12%) Advertising
15 25 (1.04%) Law
16 23 (0.95%) Documentation Skills
17 22 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,253 (51.97%) Developer
2 383 (15.89%) iOS Developer
3 259 (10.74%) Senior Developer
4 257 (10.66%) Mobile Developer
5 212 (8.79%) Software Engineer
6 174 (7.22%) React Developer
7 117 (4.85%) Applications Developer
8 114 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 111 (4.60%) Software Developer
10 99 (4.11%) Android Developer
11 96 (3.98%) Senior iOS Developer
12 95 (3.94%) Designer
13 92 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
14 81 (3.36%) Analyst
14 81 (3.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 74 (3.07%) Lead Developer
16 60 (2.49%) PHP Developer
17 57 (2.36%) IT Support
18 54 (2.24%) Senior Software Engineer
18 54 (2.24%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (20.24%) React
2 479 (19.87%) React Native
3 355 (14.72%) HTML
4 346 (14.35%) CSS
5 317 (13.15%) Node.js
6 269 (11.16%) REST
7 237 (9.83%) RESTful
8 221 (9.17%) Web Services
9 218 (9.04%) .NET
10 191 (7.92%) AngularJS
11 129 (5.35%) Redux
12 126 (5.23%) HTML5
13 123 (5.10%) JSON
14 103 (4.27%) Flutter
14 103 (4.27%) GraphQL
15 95 (3.94%) Jest
16 77 (3.19%) CSS3
17 76 (3.15%) ASP.NET
18 75 (3.11%) Vue.js
19 74 (3.07%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 792 (32.85%) Mobile App
2 482 (19.99%) User Experience
3 114 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
4 81 (3.36%) Embedded Systems
5 78 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
6 47 (1.95%) BBC
7 44 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 41 (1.70%) Social Media
9 40 (1.66%) Augmented Reality
10 38 (1.58%) iPhone
11 30 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
12 29 (1.20%) Internet of Things
13 28 (1.16%) iPad
14 27 (1.12%) Management Information System
15 24 (1.00%) STB
16 23 (0.95%) Legacy Applications
16 23 (0.95%) NHS
17 21 (0.87%) Smartphone
18 19 (0.79%) Driving Licence
18 19 (0.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1,959 (81.25%) Android
2 383 (15.89%) Windows
3 214 (8.88%) Linux
4 129 (5.35%) Windows 10
5 82 (3.40%) Windows Server
6 73 (3.03%) Mac OS
7 32 (1.33%) Unix
8 31 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.24%) Mac OS X
10 29 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 25 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
13 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
14 11 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
15 7 (0.29%) tvOS
16 5 (0.21%) watchOS
17 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,068 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 865 (35.88%) iOS Development
3 652 (27.04%) Mobile Development
4 586 (24.31%) Android Development
5 487 (20.20%) Software Engineering
6 322 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
7 290 (12.03%) TDD
8 234 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 234 (9.71%) Test Automation
8 234 (9.71%) Unit Testing
9 232 (9.62%) DevOps
10 204 (8.46%) OO
11 194 (8.05%) Scrum
12 183 (7.59%) Front End Development
13 176 (7.30%) Web Development
14 170 (7.05%) Mobile Application Development
15 158 (6.55%) Microservices
16 156 (6.47%) Computer Science
17 153 (6.35%) E-Commerce
18 149 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 725 (30.07%) JavaScript
2 642 (26.63%) Apple Swift
3 476 (19.74%) Java
4 319 (13.23%) TypeScript
5 291 (12.07%) C#
6 272 (11.28%) Kotlin
7 267 (11.07%) Objective-C
8 259 (10.74%) SQL
9 240 (9.95%) Python
10 168 (6.97%) PHP
11 159 (6.59%) C++
12 105 (4.36%) C
13 93 (3.86%) ES6
14 72 (2.99%) PowerShell
15 54 (2.24%) Dart
15 54 (2.24%) Scala
16 42 (1.74%) Ruby
17 24 (1.00%) Go
18 18 (0.75%) Java 8
18 18 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (8.88%) Degree
2 75 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.29%) DBS Check
5 17 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 15 (0.62%) A+ Certification
6 15 (0.62%) CCNA
6 15 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (0.58%) MCSE
8 13 (0.54%) PhD
8 13 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.41%) MCSA
10 7 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.25%) MCDST
11 6 (0.25%) MOS
12 5 (0.21%) HNC
12 5 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (0.21%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (8.63%) QA
2 49 (2.03%) Accessibility
3 29 (1.20%) SLA
4 15 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.25%) WCAG
6 5 (0.21%) MISRA
7 4 (0.17%) GDPR
8 3 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.083%) GLBA
9 2 (0.083%) NIST
System Software
1 173 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 145 (6.01%) Docker
3 65 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.08%) Firmware
6 17 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
7 16 (0.66%) vSphere
8 14 (0.58%) VirtualBox
9 13 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (0.46%) BitLocker
11 9 (0.37%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.083%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.041%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 100 (4.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 94 (3.90%) Kubernetes
3 63 (2.61%) SCCM
4 42 (1.74%) Terraform
5 26 (1.08%) Jamf Pro
6 18 (0.75%) Ansible
7 12 (0.50%) Bugsnag
7 12 (0.50%) Grafana
8 9 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.37%) SCOM
9 7 (0.29%) Prometheus
10 5 (0.21%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.21%) Kibana
10 5 (0.21%) linkerd
11 4 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.17%) logstash
11 4 (0.17%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.17%) Rsyslog
11 4 (0.17%) Salt
11 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 269 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 215 (8.92%) Apple
3 200 (8.30%) Google
4 103 (4.27%) Xamarin
5 79 (3.28%) VMware
6 57 (2.36%) Adobe
7 41 (1.70%) Citrix
8 27 (1.12%) ServiceNow
9 25 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 23 (0.95%) SAP
11 22 (0.91%) Oracle
12 18 (0.75%) Samsung
13 17 (0.71%) Sitecore
14 16 (0.66%) Rackspace
15 14 (0.58%) hybris
16 12 (0.50%) Instagram
17 11 (0.46%) Dell
18 10 (0.41%) Remedy
19 9 (0.37%) HP
19 9 (0.37%) Sage