Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 171 184
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,463 3,081 3,448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.13% 2.07% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.92% 8.95% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,090 2,388 2,974
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +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 24,830 34,436 42,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.45% 23.08% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19,957 27,519 34,646
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,851 £25,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 8 April 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 8 April 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 +4 2,265 £55,000 +10.00% 271
London +36 1,249 £62,500 +4.17% 86
UK excluding London -13 1,154 £47,500 +11.76% 215
South East +8 426 £55,000 +34.15% 49
North of England +18 271 £42,500 +14.86% 74
Work from Home +46 205 £57,500 +15.00% 31
North West +8 158 £45,000 +20.00% 42
South West -52 113 £45,000 -10.00% 20
East of England +27 109 £57,500 +15.00% 19
Scotland +26 105 £57,500 +23.66% 15
Yorkshire +19 91 £45,000 +9.76% 18
Midlands -52 89 £42,500 - 23
East Midlands -50 46 £40,000 -8.57% 8
West Midlands -8 43 £42,500 - 15
Wales +5 36 £32,500 -23.53% 12
North East +4 22 £35,000 +48.94% 14
Northern Ireland +15 8 £32,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 8 April 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 1,836 (74.54%) Android
2 910 (36.95%) iOS Development
3 885 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
4 858 (34.84%) Mobile App
5 676 (27.45%) Java
6 660 (26.80%) Apple Swift
7 633 (25.70%) JavaScript
8 626 (25.42%) Android Development
9 590 (23.95%) Mobile Development
10 540 (21.92%) Windows
11 479 (19.45%) Objective-C
12 439 (17.82%) User Experience
13 418 (16.97%) Software Engineering
14 417 (16.93%) C#
15 403 (16.36%) HTML
16 387 (15.71%) Git (software)
17 383 (15.55%) TDD
18 352 (14.29%) CSS
19 331 (13.44%) .NET
20 323 (13.11%) Microsoft
21 307 (12.46%) Test Automation
22 299 (12.14%) AWS
23 297 (12.06%) Linux
24 295 (11.98%) Kotlin
25 293 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
26 285 (11.57%) Scrum
27 283 (11.49%) Finance
27 283 (11.49%) Degree
28 262 (10.64%) Apple
28 262 (10.64%) 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 48 (1.95%) CMS
2 42 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 39 (1.58%) Skype for Business
4 33 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 31 (1.26%) Confluence
6 29 (1.18%) WordPress
7 26 (1.06%) IIS
8 20 (0.81%) Apache
9 19 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 17 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 16 (0.65%) Drupal
11 16 (0.65%) Joomla!
12 11 (0.45%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.41%) nginx
13 10 (0.41%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.37%) Headless CMS
15 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 147 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (1.62%) Sketch
4 29 (1.18%) InVision
5 28 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (1.02%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.69%) Chatbot
9 15 (0.61%) AutoCAD
10 14 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.32%) Adobe XD
12 6 (0.24%) Zeplin
13 5 (0.20%) Figma
14 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
15 3 (0.12%) InDesign
15 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.081%) Acrobat
16 2 (0.081%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (0.65%) Magento
1 16 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.32%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.081%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.041%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.041%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.041%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 299 (12.14%) AWS
2 219 (8.89%) Office 365
3 192 (7.80%) Azure
4 104 (4.22%) GitHub
5 85 (3.45%) SaaS
6 57 (2.31%) GCP
7 45 (1.83%) Serverless
8 38 (1.54%) Google Play
9 30 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 29 (1.18%) Firebase
11 26 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
11 26 (1.06%) OneDrive
12 24 (0.97%) Amazon S3
13 23 (0.93%) npm
14 17 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
15 16 (0.65%) Google Analytics
16 14 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
17 12 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
18 11 (0.45%) Amazon Cognito
18 11 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 163 (6.62%) TCP/IP
2 92 (3.74%) Firewall
3 87 (3.53%) LAN
4 79 (3.21%) DNS
5 77 (3.13%) WAN
6 66 (2.68%) Skype
7 64 (2.60%) Internet
7 64 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
8 60 (2.44%) DHCP
9 50 (2.03%) Wireshark
10 37 (1.50%) VoIP
10 37 (1.50%) Wireless
11 33 (1.34%) VPN
12 32 (1.30%) HTTP
12 32 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
13 31 (1.26%) Bluetooth
14 29 (1.18%) Ethernet
15 20 (0.81%) Broadband
16 14 (0.57%) HTTPS
17 12 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 134 (5.44%) MySQL
3 62 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 56 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 25 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 20 (0.81%) Redis
8 14 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (0.57%) Big Data
9 12 (0.49%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.32%) GIS
11 8 (0.32%) Power BI
11 8 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.28%) SQLite
13 6 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.20%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 387 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 205 (8.32%) Xcode
3 170 (6.90%) JIRA
4 121 (4.91%) Selenium
5 115 (4.67%) Cucumber
6 108 (4.38%) Android Studio
7 102 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 76 (3.09%) Bitbucket
9 65 (2.64%) Appium
10 54 (2.19%) Gradle
11 53 (2.15%) Maven
12 50 (2.03%) Visual Studio
13 44 (1.79%) Calabash
13 44 (1.79%) Postman
14 38 (1.54%) git-flow
15 36 (1.46%) fastlane
16 33 (1.34%) Charles Proxy
17 32 (1.30%) Subversion
18 26 (1.06%) TeamCity
19 25 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 283 (11.49%) Finance
2 192 (7.80%) Retail
3 115 (4.67%) Games
4 102 (4.14%) Banking
5 66 (2.68%) Marketing
6 42 (1.71%) Publishing
7 37 (1.50%) Public Sector
8 36 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 31 (1.26%) Electronics
10 30 (1.22%) Back Office
11 28 (1.14%) Law
12 18 (0.73%) Telecoms
13 16 (0.65%) Local Government
14 15 (0.61%) Advertising
14 15 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.53%) French Language
16 8 (0.32%) Legal
17 7 (0.28%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.20%) German Language
18 5 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1,224 (49.70%) Developer
2 434 (17.62%) iOS Developer
3 275 (11.17%) Senior Developer
4 230 (9.34%) Mobile Developer
5 196 (7.96%) Software Engineer
6 140 (5.68%) Analyst
7 138 (5.60%) Android Developer
8 130 (5.28%) Support Engineer
9 109 (4.43%) Software Developer
10 107 (4.34%) Applications Developer
10 107 (4.34%) IT Support
11 102 (4.14%) Lead Developer
12 99 (4.02%) PHP Developer
13 87 (3.53%) Senior iOS Developer
14 82 (3.33%) Java Developer
15 81 (3.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 78 (3.17%) React Developer
17 74 (3.00%) Junior
18 71 (2.88%) iOS Android Developer
18 71 (2.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (16.36%) HTML
2 352 (14.29%) CSS
3 331 (13.44%) .NET
4 255 (10.35%) React
5 243 (9.87%) React Native
6 207 (8.40%) AngularJS
7 206 (8.36%) REST
8 194 (7.88%) RESTful
9 179 (7.27%) Web Services
10 178 (7.23%) Node.js
11 155 (6.29%) HTML5
12 143 (5.81%) iOS SDK
12 143 (5.81%) JSON
13 127 (5.16%) Spring
14 120 (4.87%) ASP.NET
15 110 (4.47%) Redux
16 106 (4.30%) jQuery
16 106 (4.30%) XML
17 96 (3.90%) RxJava
18 88 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 858 (34.84%) Mobile App
2 439 (17.82%) User Experience
3 149 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
4 126 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
6 81 (3.29%) Animation
7 62 (2.52%) Smartphone
8 50 (2.03%) iPad
9 43 (1.75%) Blog
10 39 (1.58%) iPhone
11 37 (1.50%) Social Media
12 36 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
13 34 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
14 31 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
15 30 (1.22%) NHS
16 29 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
17 23 (0.93%) Client/Server
18 21 (0.85%) Driving Licence
18 21 (0.85%) W3C
19 20 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1,836 (74.54%) Android
2 540 (21.92%) Windows
3 297 (12.06%) Linux
4 180 (7.31%) Windows 10
5 123 (4.99%) Mac OS
6 89 (3.61%) Windows Server
7 82 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 73 (2.96%) Mac OS X
9 42 (1.71%) Unix
10 34 (1.38%) tvOS
11 25 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (0.85%) CentOS
13 20 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (0.81%) Windows Server 2016
14 14 (0.57%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.41%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.32%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.24%) VMS
17 6 (0.24%) watchOS
18 5 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (36.95%) iOS Development
2 885 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
3 626 (25.42%) Android Development
4 590 (23.95%) Mobile Development
5 418 (16.97%) Software Engineering
6 383 (15.55%) TDD
7 307 (12.46%) Test Automation
8 293 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 285 (11.57%) Scrum
10 261 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 217 (8.81%) DevOps
12 209 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
13 196 (7.96%) OO
14 186 (7.55%) Mentoring
15 185 (7.51%) E-Commerce
16 175 (7.11%) MVC
17 173 (7.02%) Computer Science
18 171 (6.94%) OOP
19 168 (6.82%) Fintech
20 160 (6.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 676 (27.45%) Java
2 660 (26.80%) Apple Swift
3 633 (25.70%) JavaScript
4 479 (19.45%) Objective-C
5 417 (16.93%) C#
6 295 (11.98%) Kotlin
7 262 (10.64%) SQL
8 226 (9.18%) Python
9 220 (8.93%) PHP
10 125 (5.08%) Ruby
11 123 (4.99%) C++
12 115 (4.67%) C
13 67 (2.72%) Java 8
14 57 (2.31%) TypeScript
15 38 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.50%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.46%) ES6
18 29 (1.18%) T-SQL
19 21 (0.85%) PL/SQL
20 19 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 283 (11.49%) Degree
2 112 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
6 20 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 18 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.69%) A+ Certification
9 15 (0.61%) ISEB
10 14 (0.57%) CISSP
11 12 (0.49%) HND
11 12 (0.49%) MCSE
11 12 (0.49%) SC Cleared
12 11 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.32%) SANS
13 8 (0.32%) SSCP
14 7 (0.28%) CCNA
14 7 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.28%) DBS Check
14 7 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (10.23%) QA
2 54 (2.19%) SLA
3 12 (0.49%) GDPR
4 9 (0.37%) WCAG
5 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.041%) GxP
8 1 (0.041%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.041%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.041%) PMO
8 1 (0.041%) PSD2
System Software
1 221 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 170 (6.90%) Docker
3 40 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.81%) Firmware
6 9 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.12%) HDFS
8 3 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.081%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.041%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.041%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.041%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 118 (4.79%) SCCM
2 101 (4.10%) Kubernetes
3 44 (1.79%) Mesos
4 38 (1.54%) Marathon
5 33 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 32 (1.30%) Ansible
7 23 (0.93%) Terraform
8 21 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
9 13 (0.53%) AirWatch
10 12 (0.49%) Puppet
10 12 (0.49%) WSUS
11 11 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
13 8 (0.32%) Grafana
13 8 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.28%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
16 4 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
17 3 (0.12%) HP ALM
17 3 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 323 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 262 (10.64%) Apple
3 139 (5.64%) Xamarin
4 122 (4.95%) Google
5 78 (3.17%) Adobe
6 52 (2.11%) Oracle
7 46 (1.87%) Citrix
7 46 (1.87%) VMware
8 31 (1.26%) HP
9 23 (0.93%) SAP
9 23 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 21 (0.85%) iManage
11 18 (0.73%) Mitel
12 17 (0.69%) Zend
13 16 (0.65%) Canon
14 15 (0.61%) Remedy
15 14 (0.57%) Dell
15 14 (0.57%) New Relic
16 12 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.32%) Sage