Period
to 19 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 170 149
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3,569 3,545 4,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.05% 2.00% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 8.20% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,988 3,166 4,213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 42,240 43,241 54,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.27% 24.45% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34,479 36,513 46,297
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +1.72% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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 +2 3,373 £50,000 +5.26% 611
UK excluding London +16 1,893 £40,000 - 398
London -5 1,644 £60,000 +2.56% 246
North of England +16 466 £40,000 +6.67% 133
South East -20 400 £40,000 -0.62% 64
Midlands +10 312 £35,000 - 73
East of England +62 309 £47,500 +11.76% 55
North West -6 285 £42,500 +8.97% 83
South West -18 242 £45,500 +13.75% 40
West Midlands +8 212 £35,000 +11.11% 38
Yorkshire +85 143 £40,000 +2.56% 45
East Midlands +11 100 £34,000 -28.42% 35
Scotland -51 99 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Wales +19 60 £40,000 -1.23% 13
North East -32 38 £30,000 - 5
Northern Ireland -13 8 £47,500 +35.71% 6

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 2,607 (73.05%) Android
2 1,619 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1,416 (39.67%) iOS Development
4 1,098 (30.76%) Mobile App
5 1,027 (28.78%) JavaScript
6 931 (26.09%) Java
7 878 (24.60%) HTML
8 851 (23.84%) Android Development
9 789 (22.11%) Objective-C
10 755 (21.15%) Windows
11 740 (20.73%) Apple Swift
12 732 (20.51%) C#
13 726 (20.34%) User Experience
14 718 (20.12%) CSS
15 667 (18.69%) Mobile Development
16 661 (18.52%) .NET
17 658 (18.44%) Git (software)
18 642 (17.99%) TDD
19 579 (16.22%) Scrum
20 573 (16.05%) Finance
21 540 (15.13%) SQL
22 537 (15.05%) Software Engineering
23 519 (14.54%) AngularJS
24 505 (14.15%) Test Automation
25 478 (13.39%) Microsoft
26 459 (12.86%) HTML5
27 442 (12.38%) Degree
28 440 (12.33%) Apple
29 422 (11.82%) MVC
30 410 (11.49%) QA

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
1 118 (3.31%) Skype for Business
2 92 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 88 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 85 (2.38%) CMS
5 54 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 50 (1.40%) Confluence
7 46 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (1.09%) IIS
9 38 (1.06%) Apache
10 31 (0.87%) WordPress
11 27 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 23 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
13 19 (0.53%) nginx
14 17 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 16 (0.45%) Drupal
16 14 (0.39%) Alfresco
16 14 (0.39%) Apache Pig
16 14 (0.39%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.36%) Ethereum
18 12 (0.34%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 178 (4.99%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 44 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 21 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (0.45%) InVision
8 14 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.17%) Chatbot
10 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.084%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.084%) Pixate
12 2 (0.056%) Autodesk Inventor
12 2 (0.056%) Blender
12 2 (0.056%) FreeHand
12 2 (0.056%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.056%) Maya
12 2 (0.056%) Revit
13 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
3 11 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.22%) BASE24
4 8 (0.22%) Magento
5 4 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.11%) Maximo
6 2 (0.056%) Postilion
6 2 (0.056%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.056%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.056%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.056%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.028%) Advent Moxy
7 1 (0.028%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.028%) Odoo
7 1 (0.028%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 347 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (4.31%) GitHub
4 124 (3.47%) Office 365
5 121 (3.39%) SaaS
6 77 (2.16%) IaaS
7 66 (1.85%) Google Play
8 35 (0.98%) PaaS
9 32 (0.90%) npm
10 29 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (0.76%) Amazon S3
12 24 (0.67%) OpenShift
12 24 (0.67%) Slack
13 23 (0.64%) Mimecast
13 23 (0.64%) Trello
14 20 (0.56%) Serverless
14 20 (0.56%) TestFlight
15 18 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (0.42%) iTunes
16 15 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.14%) Skype
2 99 (2.77%) Firewall
3 95 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 85 (2.38%) Wireless
5 71 (1.99%) Internet
6 61 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
7 54 (1.51%) DNS
8 53 (1.49%) VPN
9 46 (1.29%) LAN
10 44 (1.23%) WAN
11 42 (1.18%) DHCP
11 42 (1.18%) VoIP
12 40 (1.12%) HTTP
13 32 (0.90%) Intranet
14 31 (0.87%) RFID
14 31 (0.87%) Unified Communications
15 29 (0.81%) SSL
16 24 (0.67%) ATM
17 20 (0.56%) Network Security
18 19 (0.53%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 232 (6.50%) MySQL
3 166 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 133 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 95 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
6 87 (2.44%) Big Data
7 74 (2.07%) Relational Database
8 58 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 50 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (0.98%) SQLite
11 32 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 29 (0.81%) Blockchain
13 28 (0.78%) Hadoop
13 28 (0.78%) Redis
13 28 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (0.48%) GIS
15 17 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.42%) Neo4j
16 15 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 658 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 303 (8.49%) Xcode
3 267 (7.48%) JIRA
4 225 (6.30%) Jenkins
5 175 (4.90%) Selenium
6 157 (4.40%) Cucumber
7 116 (3.25%) Subversion
8 107 (3.00%) Appium
8 107 (3.00%) Visual Studio
9 102 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 92 (2.58%) Android Studio
11 86 (2.41%) CocoaPods
12 84 (2.35%) Calabash
13 82 (2.30%) JUnit
14 81 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 70 (1.96%) Maven
16 67 (1.88%) Gradle
17 63 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
18 45 (1.26%) gulp
19 44 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 573 (16.05%) Finance
2 259 (7.26%) Retail
3 230 (6.44%) Banking
4 216 (6.05%) Games
5 155 (4.34%) Marketing
6 111 (3.11%) Electronics
7 103 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 90 (2.52%) Manufacturing
9 89 (2.49%) Advertising
10 73 (2.05%) Law
11 72 (2.02%) Investment Banking
12 58 (1.63%) Retail Banking
13 54 (1.51%) Publishing
14 35 (0.98%) Legal
15 18 (0.50%) Back Office
16 13 (0.36%) Automotive
16 13 (0.36%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.25%) Billing
18 6 (0.17%) French Language
18 6 (0.17%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1,932 (54.13%) Developer
2 775 (21.71%) iOS Developer
3 253 (7.09%) Mobile Developer
4 242 (6.78%) Android Developer
5 240 (6.72%) Senior Developer
6 231 (6.47%) .NET Developer
6 231 (6.47%) Software Engineer
7 222 (6.22%) Software Developer
8 210 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 200 (5.60%) C# Developer
10 179 (5.02%) Analyst
11 150 (4.20%) Java Developer
12 134 (3.75%) Tester
13 130 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
14 129 (3.61%) Junior
15 127 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
16 125 (3.50%) iOS Android Developer
17 113 (3.17%) Web Developer
18 111 (3.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
19 110 (3.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 878 (24.60%) HTML
2 718 (20.12%) CSS
3 661 (18.52%) .NET
4 519 (14.54%) AngularJS
5 459 (12.86%) HTML5
6 370 (10.37%) RESTful
7 364 (10.20%) Web Services
8 327 (9.16%) ASP.NET
9 303 (8.49%) REST
10 296 (8.29%) React
11 281 (7.87%) jQuery
12 275 (7.71%) iOS SDK
13 253 (7.09%) JSON
14 230 (6.44%) Node.js
15 220 (6.16%) CSS3
16 210 (5.88%) XML
17 200 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 171 (4.79%) React Native
19 151 (4.23%) .NET Framework
20 142 (3.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,098 (30.76%) Mobile App
2 726 (20.34%) User Experience
3 278 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 217 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
5 187 (5.24%) Fintech
6 148 (4.15%) iPhone
7 138 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
8 113 (3.17%) iPad
9 112 (3.14%) Blackberry
10 76 (2.13%) Smartphone
11 51 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 50 (1.40%) Social Media
13 49 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 46 (1.29%) BBC
15 45 (1.26%) Data Structures
16 43 (1.20%) Client/Server
17 40 (1.12%) Animation
18 38 (1.06%) Private Cloud
19 35 (0.98%) Mobile Games
19 35 (0.98%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2,607 (73.05%) Android
2 755 (21.15%) Windows
3 283 (7.93%) Linux
4 194 (5.44%) Windows 7
5 184 (5.16%) Mac OS X
6 120 (3.36%) Unix
7 117 (3.28%) Windows Server
8 110 (3.08%) Windows 10
9 87 (2.44%) Windows Phone
10 70 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
11 67 (1.88%) Windows 8
12 59 (1.65%) Mac OS
13 42 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
16 16 (0.45%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.45%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.28%) CoreOS
17 10 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,619 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,416 (39.67%) iOS Development
3 851 (23.84%) Android Development
4 667 (18.69%) Mobile Development
5 642 (17.99%) TDD
6 579 (16.22%) Scrum
7 537 (15.05%) Software Engineering
8 505 (14.15%) Test Automation
9 422 (11.82%) MVC
10 369 (10.34%) BDD
11 366 (10.25%) Web Development
12 365 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
13 316 (8.85%) OO
14 233 (6.53%) Mobile Application Development
14 233 (6.53%) Unit Testing
15 231 (6.47%) Mentoring
16 218 (6.11%) E-Commerce
17 208 (5.83%) OOP
18 206 (5.77%) DevOps
19 181 (5.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1,027 (28.78%) JavaScript
2 931 (26.09%) Java
3 789 (22.11%) Objective-C
4 740 (20.73%) Apple Swift
5 732 (20.51%) C#
6 540 (15.13%) SQL
7 351 (9.83%) C++
8 336 (9.41%) PHP
9 268 (7.51%) Python
10 190 (5.32%) Ruby
11 188 (5.27%) C
12 67 (1.88%) ES6
13 61 (1.71%) TypeScript
14 53 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 46 (1.29%) Scala
16 41 (1.15%) Bash Shell
17 37 (1.04%) PowerShell
17 37 (1.04%) VB
18 34 (0.95%) T-SQL
19 30 (0.84%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 442 (12.38%) Degree
2 155 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.24%) MCSE
5 63 (1.77%) CISSP
6 51 (1.43%) CISM
7 49 (1.37%) CCA
8 48 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
8 48 (1.34%) Security Cleared
9 32 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 31 (0.87%) CREST Certified
11 22 (0.62%) MCP
12 21 (0.59%) SANS
13 19 (0.53%) ISEB
13 19 (0.53%) Master's Degree
13 19 (0.53%) SC Cleared
14 15 (0.42%) Cyber Scheme
14 15 (0.42%) OSCP
14 15 (0.42%) Tigerscheme
15 14 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (11.49%) QA
2 54 (1.51%) SLA
3 35 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 28 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.42%) WCAG
7 12 (0.34%) COBIT
8 11 (0.31%) GDPR
9 6 (0.17%) COSHH
10 5 (0.14%) GMP
10 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.14%) PMO
11 4 (0.11%) ISO 22301
11 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.084%) MiFID
13 2 (0.056%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.056%) PSD2
13 2 (0.056%) TickIT
14 1 (0.028%) HL7
System Software
1 260 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 161 (4.51%) Docker
3 60 (1.68%) XenDesktop
4 58 (1.63%) XenApp
5 43 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.39%) vSphere
8 11 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.25%) Firmware
10 6 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.084%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.056%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.056%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.056%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.056%) XenServer
14 1 (0.028%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.028%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.028%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.028%) Xen
Systems Management
1 91 (2.55%) SCCM
2 63 (1.77%) AirWatch
3 36 (1.01%) Puppet
4 30 (0.84%) Ansible
5 23 (0.64%) HockeyApp
6 15 (0.42%) Kubernetes
7 14 (0.39%) Kibana
8 13 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.28%) Prometheus
9 10 (0.28%) Salt
10 9 (0.25%) WSUS
10 9 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
12 7 (0.20%) logstash
13 6 (0.17%) Nagios
14 5 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (0.14%) Opsview
15 4 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.11%) IBM BigFix
15 4 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 478 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 440 (12.33%) Apple
3 346 (9.69%) Xamarin
4 212 (5.94%) Google
5 117 (3.28%) VMware
6 113 (3.17%) Adobe
7 94 (2.63%) Citrix
8 77 (2.16%) Facebook
9 64 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 59 (1.65%) Ivanti
11 57 (1.60%) Oracle
12 50 (1.40%) Atlassian
12 50 (1.40%) McAfee
12 50 (1.40%) SAP
13 42 (1.18%) Sitecore
14 33 (0.92%) IBM
14 33 (0.92%) Twitter
15 28 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
16 27 (0.76%) WorldPay
17 25 (0.70%) Sony