Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 155 129
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 +8
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3958 4404 5251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.24% 2.23% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 8.77% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3301 3858 4497
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apple iOS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43931 50201 57564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.82% 25.40% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35811 42821 48297
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 16 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 18 August 2017. 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 -5 3773 £45,000 -10.00% 287
UK excluding London +10 1968 £40,000 - 135
London -15 1950 £57,500 - 159
South East +2 487 £37,500 -14.77% 31
North of England -8 408 £39,000 +11.43% 40
Midlands +53 404 £34,500 -8.00% 20
West Midlands +49 308 £34,750 -7.33% 12
East of England +32 286 £45,000 - 16
North West 0 267 £42,250 +14.19% 24
South West +13 239 £40,000 +5.96% 20
Yorkshire -15 133 £35,000 - 16
Scotland -22 111 £42,500 -5.56% 8
East Midlands +25 96 £33,500 -16.25% 8
Wales +13 31 £36,750 -8.13%
North East +2 8 £31,500 -6.67%
Northern Ireland -14 5 £47,500 +35.71%

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 3075 (77.69%) Android
2 1720 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1541 (38.93%) iOS Development
4 1297 (32.77%) Mobile App
5 1216 (30.72%) JavaScript
6 1201 (30.34%) HTML
7 1126 (28.45%) Java
8 1044 (26.38%) Android Development
9 1024 (25.87%) Windows
10 1000 (25.27%) CSS
11 952 (24.05%) Objective-C
12 874 (22.08%) Mobile Development
13 844 (21.32%) C#
14 766 (19.35%) Apple Swift
15 694 (17.53%) .NET
16 691 (17.46%) User Experience
17 690 (17.43%) Git (software)
18 631 (15.94%) TDD
19 628 (15.87%) Finance
20 619 (15.64%) HTML5
21 614 (15.51%) AngularJS
22 566 (14.30%) Scrum
23 561 (14.17%) SQL
24 559 (14.12%) Microsoft
25 558 (14.10%) Degree
26 548 (13.85%) Software Engineering
27 544 (13.74%) MVC
28 481 (12.15%) Test Automation
29 478 (12.08%) PHP
30 449 (11.34%) C++

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
1 164 (4.14%) MS Exchange
2 143 (3.61%) CMS
3 125 (3.16%) Skype for Business
4 120 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 85 (2.15%) Apache
6 76 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 76 (1.92%) WordPress
7 73 (1.84%) Drupal
8 70 (1.77%) Confluence
9 63 (1.59%) IIS
10 43 (1.09%) JBoss
11 38 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 38 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 37 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
12 37 (0.93%) nginx
13 35 (0.88%) Umbraco
14 33 (0.83%) Apache Spark
15 32 (0.81%) WebLogic
16 29 (0.73%) OpenStack
17 27 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 283 (7.15%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 53 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 47 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 25 (0.63%) InVision
6 19 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
7 16 (0.40%) InDesign
8 14 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 13 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.28%) Moqups
11 10 (0.25%) MS Visio
12 9 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
12 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
13 7 (0.18%) 3ds Max
13 7 (0.18%) Maya
14 6 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
14 6 (0.15%) Autodesk Inventor
14 6 (0.15%) Chatbot
14 6 (0.15%) Revit
15 3 (0.076%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 34 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.35%) Magento
3 8 (0.20%) Movex
4 6 (0.15%) Maximo
4 6 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.076%) BASE24
5 3 (0.076%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.025%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.025%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.025%) Odoo
6 1 (0.025%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.025%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.025%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.025%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.025%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.025%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.025%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.025%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 399 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 283 (7.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (4.93%) GitHub
4 126 (3.18%) IaaS
5 121 (3.06%) SaaS
6 120 (3.03%) Office 365
7 72 (1.82%) Google Play
8 45 (1.14%) PaaS
9 37 (0.93%) G Suite
10 29 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
11 26 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
11 26 (0.66%) iTunes
12 25 (0.63%) Amazon S3
13 23 (0.58%) Mimecast
14 22 (0.56%) TestFlight
15 21 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 20 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
17 17 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 17 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
17 17 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 153 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 142 (3.59%) Skype
3 120 (3.03%) Firewall
4 91 (2.30%) Internet
5 78 (1.97%) LAN
6 74 (1.87%) DNS
7 63 (1.59%) VoIP
8 62 (1.57%) HTTP
9 56 (1.41%) Wireless
10 54 (1.36%) VPN
11 53 (1.34%) WAN
12 51 (1.29%) DHCP
13 37 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (0.86%) SAN
15 32 (0.81%) Network Security
16 29 (0.73%) Bluetooth
17 25 (0.63%) SSH
18 20 (0.51%) VLAN
19 18 (0.45%) WLAN
20 17 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 346 (8.74%) MySQL
3 169 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 155 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 93 (2.35%) Big Data
6 65 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 49 (1.24%) Redis
9 48 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 47 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (1.14%) SQLite
12 41 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 40 (1.01%) Hadoop
14 36 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
15 35 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 35 (0.88%) CouchDB
15 35 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 35 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 690 (17.43%) Git (software)
2 375 (9.47%) Xcode
3 298 (7.53%) JIRA
4 167 (4.22%) Selenium
5 164 (4.14%) Subversion
6 158 (3.99%) Jenkins
7 123 (3.11%) Android Studio
8 116 (2.93%) Visual Studio
9 96 (2.43%) Appium
9 96 (2.43%) Cucumber
10 82 (2.07%) gulp
11 75 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 74 (1.87%) JUnit
13 72 (1.82%) webpack
14 69 (1.74%) GitLab
15 66 (1.67%) Eclipse
16 64 (1.62%) Gradle
17 62 (1.57%) Maven
18 59 (1.49%) Calabash
19 50 (1.26%) TeamCity
General
1 628 (15.87%) Finance
2 322 (8.14%) Banking
3 307 (7.76%) Retail
4 258 (6.52%) Marketing
5 221 (5.58%) Games
6 181 (4.57%) Electronics
7 144 (3.64%) Telecoms
8 100 (2.53%) Retail Banking
9 97 (2.45%) Manufacturing
10 96 (2.43%) Investment Banking
11 73 (1.84%) Publishing
12 63 (1.59%) Legal
13 58 (1.47%) Advertising
14 50 (1.26%) Law
15 49 (1.24%) Back Office
16 35 (0.88%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.58%) Automotive
18 17 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (0.40%) Music Industry
20 11 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 2292 (57.91%) Developer
2 830 (20.97%) iOS Developer
3 381 (9.63%) Android Developer
4 340 (8.59%) Senior Developer
5 296 (7.48%) Analyst
6 290 (7.33%) Mobile Developer
7 278 (7.02%) Software Developer
8 243 (6.14%) .NET Developer
9 222 (5.61%) Applications Developer
10 219 (5.53%) Software Engineer
11 208 (5.26%) C# Developer
12 204 (5.15%) Java Developer
13 203 (5.13%) iOS Android Developer
14 173 (4.37%) Junior
15 154 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
16 144 (3.64%) Junior Developer
16 144 (3.64%) PHP Developer
17 140 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 140 (3.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 126 (3.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1201 (30.34%) HTML
2 1000 (25.27%) CSS
3 694 (17.53%) .NET
4 619 (15.64%) HTML5
5 614 (15.51%) AngularJS
6 392 (9.90%) REST
7 386 (9.75%) JSON
8 371 (9.37%) jQuery
9 349 (8.82%) Web Services
10 330 (8.34%) XML
11 328 (8.29%) RESTful
12 319 (8.06%) ASP.NET
13 317 (8.01%) React
14 306 (7.73%) iOS SDK
15 303 (7.66%) CSS3
16 247 (6.24%) SOAP
17 198 (5.00%) Node.js
18 195 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
19 194 (4.90%) Cocoa
20 182 (4.60%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1297 (32.77%) Mobile App
2 691 (17.46%) User Experience
3 407 (10.28%) Computer Science
4 198 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 163 (4.12%) iPad
5 163 (4.12%) iPhone
6 153 (3.87%) Blackberry
7 132 (3.34%) Fintech
8 127 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
9 108 (2.73%) Data Structures
10 107 (2.70%) Algorithms
11 87 (2.20%) Smartphone
12 70 (1.77%) Social Media
13 66 (1.67%) Client/Server
14 60 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
15 45 (1.14%) Animation
16 43 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
16 43 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
17 41 (1.04%) mHealth
18 38 (0.96%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3075 (77.69%) Android
2 1024 (25.87%) Windows
3 425 (10.74%) Linux
4 294 (7.43%) Windows 7
5 281 (7.10%) Mac OS X
6 165 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 162 (4.09%) Windows Server
8 115 (2.91%) Windows Phone
9 105 (2.65%) Mac OS
10 103 (2.60%) Unix
11 98 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
12 57 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 57 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.30%) Solaris
17 6 (0.15%) Kali Linux
17 6 (0.15%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1720 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1541 (38.93%) iOS Development
3 1044 (26.38%) Android Development
4 874 (22.08%) Mobile Development
5 631 (15.94%) TDD
6 566 (14.30%) Scrum
7 548 (13.85%) Software Engineering
8 544 (13.74%) MVC
9 481 (12.15%) Test Automation
10 433 (10.94%) OO
11 377 (9.53%) Mobile Application Development
12 361 (9.12%) Web Development
13 354 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
14 321 (8.11%) Unit Testing
15 310 (7.83%) ITIL
16 288 (7.28%) BDD
17 268 (6.77%) E-Commerce
18 246 (6.22%) Front End Development
18 246 (6.22%) Mentoring
19 244 (6.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1216 (30.72%) JavaScript
2 1126 (28.45%) Java
3 952 (24.05%) Objective-C
4 844 (21.32%) C#
5 766 (19.35%) Apple Swift
6 561 (14.17%) SQL
7 478 (12.08%) PHP
8 449 (11.34%) C++
9 332 (8.39%) Python
10 281 (7.10%) C
11 209 (5.28%) Ruby
12 89 (2.25%) VB.NET
13 72 (1.82%) Perl
14 65 (1.64%) TypeScript
15 64 (1.62%) ES6
16 62 (1.57%) Scala
17 56 (1.41%) PowerShell
18 54 (1.36%) VB
19 53 (1.34%) Go
20 43 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 558 (14.10%) Degree
2 257 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 195 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 100 (2.53%) MCSE
5 86 (2.17%) CCA
6 85 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
7 80 (2.02%) Security Cleared
8 79 (2.00%) CISSP
9 59 (1.49%) CISM
10 57 (1.44%) MCP
11 46 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 42 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (0.76%) ISTQB
14 23 (0.58%) HND
14 23 (0.58%) ISEB
15 21 (0.53%) OSCP
16 19 (0.48%) CREST Certified
16 19 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (0.45%) A+ Certification
17 18 (0.45%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (8.01%) QA
2 55 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 40 (1.01%) SLA
5 16 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 9 (0.23%) WCAG
8 8 (0.20%) COBIT
8 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.15%) GDPR
9 6 (0.15%) ISO 22301
9 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.076%) SEPA
12 1 (0.025%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.025%) GCP
12 1 (0.025%) HL7
12 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.025%) PMO
12 1 (0.025%) WAI
System Software
1 381 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.22%) Docker
3 98 (2.48%) XenApp
3 98 (2.48%) XenDesktop
4 61 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.40%) vSphere
7 10 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.23%) Firmware
8 9 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.10%) Xen
10 3 (0.076%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.051%) NDS
11 2 (0.051%) Snort
12 1 (0.025%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.025%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 156 (3.94%) SCCM
2 101 (2.55%) AirWatch
3 43 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (0.73%) Puppet
5 27 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 27 (0.68%) Nagios
6 20 (0.51%) Kibana
7 19 (0.48%) HockeyApp
8 17 (0.43%) Ansible
9 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
9 16 (0.40%) WSUS
10 15 (0.38%) Nessus
11 14 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
11 14 (0.35%) logstash
11 14 (0.35%) Salt
12 13 (0.33%) Backup Exec
12 13 (0.33%) Nmap
13 11 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 559 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 441 (11.14%) Apple
3 339 (8.56%) Xamarin
4 231 (5.84%) Google
5 157 (3.97%) VMware
6 156 (3.94%) Adobe
6 156 (3.94%) Citrix
7 118 (2.98%) Oracle
8 98 (2.48%) AppSense
9 92 (2.32%) ServiceNow
10 88 (2.22%) McAfee
11 75 (1.89%) SAP
12 69 (1.74%) Facebook
13 52 (1.31%) Atlassian
14 50 (1.26%) IBM
15 42 (1.06%) HP
16 39 (0.99%) Twitter
17 30 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
17 30 (0.76%) Sitecore
18 27 (0.68%) Sophos