Period
to 19 September 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 165 163
Rank change year-on-year -26 -2 -31
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3,084 3,880 4,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 2.19% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.01% 8.78% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,461 3,223 3,688
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 38,503 44,191 48,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.00% 24.91% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,037 35,704 41,654
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple iOS.

Salary trend for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 2018. 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 -24 2,922 £50,000 +11.11% 635
UK excluding London -10 1,677 £42,500 +6.25% 428
London -48 1,370 £60,000 +4.35% 263
South East +39 538 £41,250 +10.00% 94
North of England +27 408 £42,250 +5.63% 121
North West 0 240 £42,500 - 66
South West +10 234 £45,000 +12.50% 49
East of England -28 209 £47,500 +11.76% 47
Midlands -98 176 £40,000 +17.65% 61
Yorkshire +22 139 £42,500 +21.43% 52
East Midlands -5 99 £41,000 +20.59% 29
Scotland -17 92 £50,000 +14.29% 18
West Midlands -116 75 £38,399 +10.50% 32
North East 0 29 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Wales +11 28 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Northern Ireland -2 4 £34,000 -5.56% 3
Channel Islands - 2 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 2,246 (72.83%) Android
2 1,228 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1,204 (39.04%) iOS Development
4 934 (30.29%) JavaScript
5 835 (27.08%) Java
6 819 (26.56%) Mobile App
7 777 (25.19%) Windows
8 724 (23.48%) C#
9 670 (21.73%) Apple Swift
10 667 (21.63%) Android Development
11 635 (20.59%) Objective-C
12 603 (19.55%) HTML
13 574 (18.61%) .NET
13 574 (18.61%) Mobile Development
14 552 (17.90%) CSS
15 545 (17.67%) User Experience
16 462 (14.98%) Finance
17 454 (14.72%) Microsoft
18 442 (14.33%) Test Automation
19 425 (13.78%) Git (software)
20 424 (13.75%) TDD
21 417 (13.52%) Apple
22 398 (12.91%) SQL
23 374 (12.13%) Software Engineering
24 363 (11.77%) Continuous Integration
25 359 (11.64%) Scrum
26 352 (11.41%) SQL Server
27 346 (11.22%) MVC
28 311 (10.08%) Degree
29 306 (9.92%) Linux

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 93 (3.02%) IIS
2 88 (2.85%) CMS
3 84 (2.72%) Confluence
4 77 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 52 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 43 (1.39%) Apache Pig
6 43 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 34 (1.10%) Apache
8 29 (0.94%) WordPress
9 28 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 22 (0.71%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (0.49%) GlassFish
15 14 (0.45%) Alfresco
16 13 (0.42%) Liferay
17 12 (0.39%) Drupal
17 12 (0.39%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 190 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 40 (1.30%) InVision
4 38 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 34 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 24 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 12 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.39%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
8 9 (0.29%) GIMP
9 7 (0.23%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.19%) UserZoom
11 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (0.097%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.097%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.097%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.097%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.097%) InDesign
12 3 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.097%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 15 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.29%) Magento
3 4 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.097%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.065%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.065%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.065%) Shopify
6 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.032%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.032%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.032%) Ripple
6 1 (0.032%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.032%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 171 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 168 (5.45%) Office 365
3 161 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
4 82 (2.66%) GitHub
5 70 (2.27%) SaaS
6 40 (1.30%) iTunes
7 35 (1.13%) Google Play
8 24 (0.78%) Firebase
8 24 (0.78%) Sauce Labs
9 23 (0.75%) G Suite
9 23 (0.75%) npm
10 22 (0.71%) PaaS
11 20 (0.65%) TestFlight
12 19 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
12 19 (0.62%) IaaS
13 17 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
14 15 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 15 (0.49%) Serverless
15 13 (0.42%) BrowserStack
15 13 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 156 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 145 (4.70%) Firewall
3 101 (3.27%) DNS
4 88 (2.85%) Internet
5 87 (2.82%) HTTP
6 68 (2.20%) DHCP
7 55 (1.78%) Wireless
8 54 (1.75%) SSL
9 51 (1.65%) LAN
10 50 (1.62%) Bluetooth
10 50 (1.62%) VPN
11 47 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
12 45 (1.46%) Skype
13 34 (1.10%) VoIP
14 33 (1.07%) WAN
15 24 (0.78%) Intranet
16 23 (0.75%) Ethernet
17 13 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
18 10 (0.32%) WLAN
19 9 (0.29%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 186 (6.03%) MySQL
3 83 (2.69%) Big Data
4 73 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 61 (1.98%) MongoDB
6 60 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 50 (1.62%) Relational Database
8 43 (1.39%) Apache Hive
9 37 (1.20%) Blockchain
10 33 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 33 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 29 (0.94%) SQLite
13 21 (0.68%) Redis
14 20 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (0.49%) Power BI
17 13 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 425 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 262 (8.50%) JIRA
3 247 (8.01%) Xcode
4 191 (6.19%) Selenium
5 161 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 117 (3.79%) Cucumber
7 116 (3.76%) Appium
8 97 (3.15%) Subversion
9 85 (2.76%) CocoaPods
10 74 (2.40%) Visual Studio
11 73 (2.37%) Bitbucket
12 72 (2.33%) Android Studio
13 71 (2.30%) Maven
14 60 (1.95%) git-flow
15 57 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 56 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 50 (1.62%) Robot Framework
18 48 (1.56%) JUnit
19 42 (1.36%) Gradle
20 41 (1.33%) CodeSonar
General
1 462 (14.98%) Finance
2 162 (5.25%) Games
3 147 (4.77%) Retail
4 137 (4.44%) Banking
5 115 (3.73%) Marketing
6 82 (2.66%) Law
7 65 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 52 (1.69%) Legal
9 51 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.59%) Publishing
11 47 (1.52%) Advertising
12 39 (1.26%) Electronics
13 32 (1.04%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.68%) Automotive
15 15 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.26%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
18 6 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
19 5 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,663 (53.92%) Developer
2 629 (20.40%) iOS Developer
3 316 (10.25%) Senior Developer
4 270 (8.75%) Mobile Developer
5 228 (7.39%) Android Developer
6 210 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 193 (6.26%) .NET Developer
8 189 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 186 (6.03%) Applications Developer
10 175 (5.67%) Software Developer
11 155 (5.03%) Analyst
12 146 (4.73%) iOS Android Developer
13 129 (4.18%) Tester
14 124 (4.02%) Java Developer
15 113 (3.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 110 (3.57%) Support Engineer
17 104 (3.37%) Senior iOS Developer
18 96 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
19 92 (2.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 88 (2.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 603 (19.55%) HTML
2 574 (18.61%) .NET
3 552 (17.90%) CSS
4 290 (9.40%) RESTful
5 285 (9.24%) ASP.NET
6 284 (9.21%) AngularJS
7 270 (8.75%) Web Services
8 258 (8.37%) REST
9 216 (7.00%) HTML5
10 205 (6.65%) React
11 200 (6.49%) Node.js
12 193 (6.26%) jQuery
13 183 (5.93%) JSON
14 180 (5.84%) React Native
15 173 (5.61%) .NET Framework
16 150 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 143 (4.64%) XML
18 137 (4.44%) iOS SDK
19 135 (4.38%) SOAP
20 107 (3.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 819 (26.56%) Mobile App
2 545 (17.67%) User Experience
3 200 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 161 (5.22%) Fintech
5 140 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
6 129 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
7 109 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
8 100 (3.24%) iPhone
9 94 (3.05%) iPad
10 81 (2.63%) Blackberry
11 69 (2.24%) Smartphone
12 52 (1.69%) Management Information System
13 47 (1.52%) Algorithms
13 47 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
14 45 (1.46%) Data Structures
15 41 (1.33%) Social Media
16 36 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
17 34 (1.10%) Animation
18 31 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
18 31 (1.01%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2,246 (72.83%) Android
2 777 (25.19%) Windows
3 306 (9.92%) Linux
4 189 (6.13%) Windows 10
5 180 (5.84%) Mac OS X
6 173 (5.61%) Windows 7
7 137 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 93 (3.02%) Unix
9 61 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (1.78%) Mac OS
11 51 (1.65%) Windows 8
12 42 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (1.10%) Windows Phone
14 21 (0.68%) Nucleus RTOS
15 15 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.19%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
19 4 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
19 4 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,228 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,204 (39.04%) iOS Development
3 667 (21.63%) Android Development
4 574 (18.61%) Mobile Development
5 442 (14.33%) Test Automation
6 424 (13.75%) TDD
7 374 (12.13%) Software Engineering
8 363 (11.77%) Continuous Integration
9 359 (11.64%) Scrum
10 346 (11.22%) MVC
11 296 (9.60%) OO
12 271 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
13 234 (7.59%) BDD
14 233 (7.56%) Web Development
15 174 (5.64%) Mentoring
15 174 (5.64%) Unit Testing
16 173 (5.61%) SDLC
17 159 (5.16%) DevOps
18 155 (5.03%) Analytics
19 150 (4.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 934 (30.29%) JavaScript
2 835 (27.08%) Java
3 724 (23.48%) C#
4 670 (21.73%) Apple Swift
5 635 (20.59%) Objective-C
6 398 (12.91%) SQL
7 269 (8.72%) C++
8 268 (8.69%) Python
9 259 (8.40%) PHP
10 167 (5.42%) C
11 126 (4.09%) Ruby
12 98 (3.18%) Kotlin
13 83 (2.69%) TypeScript
14 69 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 60 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 50 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 49 (1.59%) Scala
18 39 (1.26%) ES6
19 35 (1.13%) VB.NET
20 27 (0.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 311 (10.08%) Degree
2 121 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 100 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 75 (2.43%) CISSP
6 74 (2.40%) DV Cleared
7 73 (2.37%) GIAC
8 71 (2.30%) CompTIA Security+
9 65 (2.11%) MCSE
10 58 (1.88%) Network+ Certification
11 47 (1.52%) SANS
12 43 (1.39%) CCNA
12 43 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
13 42 (1.36%) Linux+ Certification
13 42 (1.36%) SC Cleared
13 42 (1.36%) SSCP
14 38 (1.23%) A+ Certification
14 38 (1.23%) MCP
15 33 (1.07%) CISMP
15 33 (1.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (8.72%) QA
2 81 (2.63%) SLA
3 49 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 27 (0.88%) GDPR
6 20 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.42%) PSD2
8 6 (0.19%) GCP
8 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.13%) PMO
11 2 (0.065%) ISO 15765
11 2 (0.065%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.032%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 272 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 130 (4.22%) Docker
3 54 (1.75%) vSphere
4 50 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (1.07%) Firmware
6 27 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.36%) XenApp
10 9 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.032%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.032%) iptables
14 1 (0.032%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.032%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (1.85%) SCCM
2 47 (1.52%) Puppet
3 42 (1.36%) Salt
4 35 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 23 (0.75%) Kubernetes
6 20 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (0.55%) AirWatch
8 15 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (0.45%) WSUS
10 11 (0.36%) HP ALM
10 11 (0.36%) IBM BigFix
10 11 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (0.26%) Ansible
11 8 (0.26%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.19%) Terraform
12 6 (0.19%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.16%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.13%) Jamf Pro
14 4 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 454 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 417 (13.52%) Apple
3 239 (7.75%) Xamarin
4 156 (5.06%) Google
5 105 (3.40%) Citrix
6 98 (3.18%) Adobe
7 86 (2.79%) Oracle
8 67 (2.17%) VMware
9 42 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 42 (1.36%) WorldPay
10 39 (1.26%) HP
10 39 (1.26%) MobileIron
11 32 (1.04%) SAP
12 31 (1.01%) Sitecore
13 26 (0.84%) ServiceNow
14 24 (0.78%) Remedy
15 23 (0.75%) Facebook
16 22 (0.71%) iManage
17 20 (0.65%) Sony
18 17 (0.55%) IBM