Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 184 192
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 1,468 2,806 3,179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 1.92% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.32% 8.39% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,321 2,292 2,702
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 15,753 33,431 40,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.18% 22.93% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12,813 26,493 32,755
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% - +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +13 1,341 £55,000 +10.00% 172
UK excluding London +6 748 £47,500 +5.56% 135
London +22 687 £65,000 +8.33% 51
South East +23 269 £55,000 +15.79% 16
Work from Home +70 194 £60,000 +20.00% 28
North of England +59 187 £45,000 +20.00% 43
North West +35 112 £43,000 +7.50% 25
Midlands +3 76 £41,250 -2.94% 35
Scotland +25 64 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South West +3 63 £45,000 +11.11% 12
Yorkshire +68 59 £50,000 +42.86% 11
East of England 0 57 £47,500 -5.00% 15
East Midlands +21 43 £37,500 -11.76% 4
West Midlands +26 33 £43,000 +1.18% 31
Wales +35 30 £37,500 -6.25% 4
North East +24 16 £35,000 +16.67% 7
Northern Ireland +19 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 1,098 (74.80%) Android
2 586 (39.92%) iOS Development
3 515 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
4 513 (34.95%) Mobile App
5 428 (29.16%) JavaScript
6 417 (28.41%) Apple Swift
7 406 (27.66%) Java
8 387 (26.36%) Android Development
9 357 (24.32%) Mobile Development
10 298 (20.30%) Software Engineering
11 294 (20.03%) Objective-C
11 294 (20.03%) User Experience
12 267 (18.19%) Windows
13 244 (16.62%) C#
14 239 (16.28%) HTML
15 224 (15.26%) Git (software)
16 210 (14.31%) React Native
17 199 (13.56%) CSS
18 192 (13.08%) Python
19 186 (12.67%) React
20 183 (12.47%) AWS
21 179 (12.19%) TDD
22 177 (12.06%) Microsoft
23 176 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
24 175 (11.92%) Degree
25 172 (11.72%) Kotlin
26 168 (11.44%) .NET
27 167 (11.38%) Linux
28 165 (11.24%) Finance
28 165 (11.24%) Test Automation

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 38 (2.59%) CMS
2 32 (2.18%) WordPress
3 21 (1.43%) Joomla!
4 19 (1.29%) Confluence
5 14 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.75%) Apache
7 9 (0.61%) Headless CMS
7 9 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.61%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.54%) IIS
9 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.41%) Drupal
11 5 (0.34%) nginx
12 4 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.14%) Liferay
14 2 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 69 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.57%) Sketch
3 18 (1.23%) InVision
4 17 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.75%) Chatbot
8 9 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.34%) Zeplin
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe XD
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.20%) Blender
11 3 (0.20%) Figma
11 3 (0.20%) InDesign
12 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.14%) Maya
12 2 (0.14%) MODO
12 2 (0.14%) Mudbox
12 2 (0.14%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 18 (1.23%) Magento
2 17 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.068%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 183 (12.47%) AWS
2 151 (10.29%) Azure
3 99 (6.74%) Office 365
4 53 (3.61%) GitHub
5 50 (3.41%) SaaS
6 48 (3.27%) GCP
7 45 (3.07%) Serverless
8 29 (1.98%) Firebase
9 26 (1.77%) Google Play
10 19 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (1.02%) Power Platform
13 14 (0.95%) TestFlight
14 12 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (0.75%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.75%) npm
16 10 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 9 (0.61%) Azure Functions
17 9 (0.61%) Google Analytics
18 8 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 43 (2.93%) Firewall
3 35 (2.38%) Internet
3 35 (2.38%) Wireshark
4 32 (2.18%) LAN
5 31 (2.11%) DNS
6 30 (2.04%) WAN
7 29 (1.98%) Skype
8 26 (1.77%) HTTP
9 23 (1.57%) DHCP
10 21 (1.43%) Bluetooth
10 21 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (1.16%) VoIP
11 17 (1.16%) VPN
12 16 (1.09%) Wireless
13 10 (0.68%) RS-232
13 10 (0.68%) RS-485
14 8 (0.54%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.54%) Intranet
15 7 (0.48%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.72%) MySQL
3 33 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 31 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (1.70%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (1.02%) Power BI
8 10 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (0.68%) Blockchain
8 10 (0.68%) Redis
9 9 (0.61%) Big Data
10 8 (0.54%) GIS
10 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.48%) SQLite
12 6 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.41%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 224 (15.26%) Git (software)
2 150 (10.22%) Xcode
3 115 (7.83%) JIRA
4 71 (4.84%) Android Studio
5 60 (4.09%) Selenium
6 58 (3.95%) Jenkins
7 45 (3.07%) Cucumber
8 41 (2.79%) Bitbucket
9 36 (2.45%) Appium
10 31 (2.11%) fastlane
11 25 (1.70%) git-flow
12 24 (1.63%) Subversion
13 23 (1.57%) Calabash
14 20 (1.36%) TeamCity
15 17 (1.16%) Visual Studio
16 16 (1.09%) Gradle
16 16 (1.09%) JUnit
17 13 (0.89%) GitLab
17 13 (0.89%) Maven
17 13 (0.89%) Postman
General
1 165 (11.24%) Finance
2 91 (6.20%) Games
3 90 (6.13%) Retail
4 66 (4.50%) Banking
5 40 (2.72%) Marketing
6 24 (1.63%) Public Sector
7 22 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 22 (1.50%) Publishing
8 18 (1.23%) Back Office
9 17 (1.16%) Law
10 16 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.02%) Local Government
12 14 (0.95%) Electronics
13 12 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.41%) Advertising
16 6 (0.41%) French Language
17 5 (0.34%) Norwegian Language
18 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 767 (52.25%) Developer
2 264 (17.98%) iOS Developer
3 169 (11.51%) Mobile Developer
4 160 (10.90%) Senior Developer
5 135 (9.20%) Software Engineer
6 88 (5.99%) Android Developer
7 77 (5.25%) Analyst
7 77 (5.25%) Applications Developer
8 74 (5.04%) PHP Developer
9 64 (4.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 59 (4.02%) React Developer
11 55 (3.75%) Support Engineer
12 50 (3.41%) Senior iOS Developer
12 50 (3.41%) Software Developer
13 47 (3.20%) Java Developer
14 46 (3.13%) Lead Developer
15 43 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 39 (2.66%) C# Developer
16 39 (2.66%) iOS Android Developer
17 38 (2.59%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (16.28%) HTML
2 210 (14.31%) React Native
3 199 (13.56%) CSS
4 186 (12.67%) React
5 168 (11.44%) .NET
6 153 (10.42%) Node.js
7 132 (8.99%) AngularJS
8 124 (8.45%) Web Services
9 116 (7.90%) RESTful
10 111 (7.56%) REST
11 98 (6.68%) JSON
12 96 (6.54%) HTML5
13 80 (5.45%) XML
14 78 (5.31%) jQuery
15 74 (5.04%) iOS SDK
16 73 (4.97%) Redux
17 64 (4.36%) ASP.NET
18 58 (3.95%) Core Animation
19 57 (3.88%) CSS3
20 49 (3.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 513 (34.95%) Mobile App
2 294 (20.03%) User Experience
3 98 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
4 69 (4.70%) Animation
5 68 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (2.18%) iPad
8 31 (2.11%) Social Media
9 26 (1.77%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
11 23 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
12 22 (1.50%) Augmented Reality
12 22 (1.50%) iPhone
12 22 (1.50%) Mobile Games
13 21 (1.43%) NHS
14 19 (1.29%) Smartphone
15 18 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 16 (1.09%) Cloud Native
17 14 (0.95%) Blog
17 14 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,098 (74.80%) Android
2 267 (18.19%) Windows
3 167 (11.38%) Linux
4 66 (4.50%) Windows 10
5 49 (3.34%) Mac OS
6 47 (3.20%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.50%) Unix
9 16 (1.09%) CentOS
9 16 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
12 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.41%) tvOS
15 5 (0.34%) Android TV
15 5 (0.34%) Robot Operating System
16 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (39.92%) iOS Development
2 515 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
3 387 (26.36%) Android Development
4 357 (24.32%) Mobile Development
5 298 (20.30%) Software Engineering
6 179 (12.19%) TDD
7 176 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
8 165 (11.24%) Test Automation
9 159 (10.83%) OO
10 148 (10.08%) Scrum
11 139 (9.47%) DevOps
12 132 (8.99%) OOP
13 129 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
14 117 (7.97%) Mobile Application Development
15 112 (7.63%) Computer Science
16 109 (7.43%) Analytics
17 107 (7.29%) Web Development
18 94 (6.40%) E-Commerce
18 94 (6.40%) Mentoring
19 87 (5.93%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 428 (29.16%) JavaScript
2 417 (28.41%) Apple Swift
3 406 (27.66%) Java
4 294 (20.03%) Objective-C
5 244 (16.62%) C#
6 192 (13.08%) Python
7 172 (11.72%) Kotlin
8 160 (10.90%) SQL
9 152 (10.35%) PHP
10 92 (6.27%) C++
11 71 (4.84%) Ruby
12 67 (4.56%) C
13 50 (3.41%) TypeScript
14 23 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.23%) ES6
16 18 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.16%) Go
18 16 (1.09%) Java 8
19 15 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (11.92%) Degree
2 79 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.68%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.54%) HND
7 8 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.54%) MCSE
8 7 (0.48%) CISSP
9 5 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.27%) CCNA
10 4 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.27%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.27%) ISEB
10 4 (0.27%) MCDST
10 4 (0.27%) SANS
10 4 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (9.60%) QA
2 33 (2.25%) SLA
3 7 (0.48%) GDPR
4 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.34%) WCAG
5 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.068%) COBIT
7 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.068%) PSD2
7 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 68 (4.63%) Docker
3 25 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.95%) Firmware
6 4 (0.27%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.20%) HDFS
7 3 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
7 3 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.20%) vSphere
8 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.068%) Varnish
9 1 (0.068%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 65 (4.43%) SCCM
2 31 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 30 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.61%) Ansible
5 8 (0.54%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.54%) Mesos
5 8 (0.54%) Terraform
6 7 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (0.41%) Marathon
8 5 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.20%) Kibana
9 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.20%) WSUS
10 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.14%) Puppet
10 2 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.068%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.068%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 177 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 117 (7.97%) Apple
3 92 (6.27%) Google
4 73 (4.97%) Xamarin
5 31 (2.11%) Adobe
6 26 (1.77%) VMware
7 22 (1.50%) Citrix
7 22 (1.50%) Oracle
8 17 (1.16%) Zend
9 13 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 12 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.75%) SAP
12 10 (0.68%) Meraki
12 10 (0.68%) Remedy
12 10 (0.68%) Sybase
13 9 (0.61%) Dell
14 7 (0.48%) MobileIron
15 6 (0.41%) HP
15 6 (0.41%) Sony
16 5 (0.34%) CA