Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 176 174
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3,150 3,552 3,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.08% 2.05% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 8.43% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,359 2,964 3,209
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,950 £80,000 £75,000
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 35,151 42,116 43,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.25% 24.32% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28,175 34,353 36,739
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.59% +2.84%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% -1.25%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +16 2,988 £50,000 - 595
UK excluding London +15 1,742 £42,500 +6.25% 386
London -8 1,364 £62,500 +4.17% 257
South East +104 614 £40,000 - 93
North of England -28 336 £40,000 - 114
South West +35 279 £47,500 +5.56% 43
North West -16 207 £38,750 -7.74% 74
Midlands -21 201 £42,500 +21.43% 50
East of England -21 197 £50,000 +5.26% 38
East Midlands +48 142 £42,500 +23.19% 26
Yorkshire -3 113 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Scotland -6 85 £42,500 -10.53% 28
West Midlands -80 59 £42,500 +21.43% 24
Wales -23 24 £42,500 +6.25% 16
North East -5 16 £20,000 -33.33% 4
Northern Ireland -7 8 £32,500 - 4
Channel Islands - 7 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 2,299 (72.98%) Android
2 1,222 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
3 1,113 (35.33%) iOS Development
4 871 (27.65%) JavaScript
5 868 (27.56%) Java
6 838 (26.60%) Mobile App
7 779 (24.73%) C#
8 741 (23.52%) Windows
9 681 (21.62%) Apple Swift
10 624 (19.81%) User Experience
11 614 (19.49%) Android Development
12 605 (19.21%) HTML
13 560 (17.78%) Objective-C
14 556 (17.65%) .NET
15 525 (16.67%) CSS
16 503 (15.97%) Microsoft
17 499 (15.84%) Mobile Development
18 472 (14.98%) Degree
19 450 (14.29%) Git (software)
20 401 (12.73%) Software Engineering
21 399 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
21 399 (12.67%) Linux
22 384 (12.19%) SQL
23 362 (11.49%) Apple
23 362 (11.49%) Finance
24 359 (11.40%) TDD
24 359 (11.40%) Test Automation
25 352 (11.17%) SQL Server
26 322 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
27 319 (10.13%) Scrum

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
1 125 (3.97%) Confluence
2 102 (3.24%) IIS
3 98 (3.11%) CMS
4 78 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 75 (2.38%) Apache
6 66 (2.10%) SharePoint
7 45 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (1.24%) Skype for Business
9 30 (0.95%) WordPress
10 27 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 26 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (0.76%) Apache Spark
13 20 (0.63%) GlassFish
14 19 (0.60%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
16 17 (0.54%) Apache Pig
17 14 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (0.44%) WebLogic
18 11 (0.35%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 179 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (2.19%) Chatbot
3 53 (1.68%) InVision
4 49 (1.56%) Photoshop
5 41 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 23 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 19 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (0.25%) Flinto
10 5 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.13%) Maple
11 4 (0.13%) UserZoom
12 3 (0.095%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.095%) Avid Media Composer
12 3 (0.095%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.063%) UXPin
14 1 (0.032%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (0.73%) Magento
2 8 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.25%) Shopify
3 7 (0.22%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.22%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.095%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.063%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.032%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.032%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.032%) Line 50
6 1 (0.032%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.032%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.032%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.032%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.032%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 249 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 199 (6.32%) Office 365
4 125 (3.97%) GitHub
5 65 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
6 62 (1.97%) SaaS
7 38 (1.21%) IaaS
8 37 (1.17%) Google Play
9 31 (0.98%) Mimecast
10 30 (0.95%) PaaS
11 29 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 27 (0.86%) TestFlight
13 26 (0.83%) Google Analytics
14 25 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
14 25 (0.79%) iTunes
14 25 (0.79%) Serverless
15 23 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (0.51%) Apple Pay
17 16 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 143 (4.54%) TCP/IP
2 113 (3.59%) Firewall
3 90 (2.86%) DNS
4 83 (2.63%) HTTP
5 82 (2.60%) Internet
6 62 (1.97%) DHCP
7 47 (1.49%) Skype
7 47 (1.49%) VoIP
7 47 (1.49%) Wireless
8 46 (1.46%) LAN
9 41 (1.30%) Modbus
9 41 (1.30%) RS-485
10 40 (1.27%) VPN
11 33 (1.05%) H.323
11 33 (1.05%) WAN
12 27 (0.86%) SSL
13 23 (0.73%) Bluetooth
14 20 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 140 (4.44%) MySQL
3 74 (2.35%) Big Data
4 71 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 55 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 54 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 51 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
8 50 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 40 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 32 (1.02%) Blockchain
11 26 (0.83%) SQLite
12 23 (0.73%) Power BI
13 22 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
14 20 (0.63%) Apache Hive
15 19 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (0.60%) Redis
16 16 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 11 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 450 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 288 (9.14%) JIRA
3 194 (6.16%) Xcode
4 177 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 157 (4.98%) Visual Studio
6 156 (4.95%) Maven
7 140 (4.44%) Selenium
8 112 (3.56%) Subversion
9 98 (3.11%) Appium
10 97 (3.08%) Cucumber
11 92 (2.92%) Robot Framework
12 90 (2.86%) Android Studio
13 58 (1.84%) CocoaPods
13 58 (1.84%) Gradle
14 56 (1.78%) git-flow
15 47 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 46 (1.46%) Ant
17 42 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 40 (1.27%) fastlane
19 39 (1.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 362 (11.49%) Finance
2 161 (5.11%) Marketing
3 154 (4.89%) Retail
4 141 (4.48%) Banking
5 132 (4.19%) Games
6 102 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 58 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.52%) Legal
9 42 (1.33%) Electronics
10 41 (1.30%) Law
11 37 (1.17%) Advertising
12 32 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 30 (0.95%) Automotive
14 27 (0.86%) Publishing
15 14 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.41%) Back Office
17 12 (0.38%) Billing
18 9 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 7 (0.22%) Aerospace
19 7 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,497 (47.52%) Developer
2 559 (17.75%) iOS Developer
3 252 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 250 (7.94%) Software Engineer
5 229 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 202 (6.41%) C# Developer
6 202 (6.41%) Mobile Developer
7 187 (5.94%) Android Developer
8 185 (5.87%) Software Developer
9 180 (5.71%) Analyst
10 157 (4.98%) Applications Developer
11 124 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
12 116 (3.68%) Support Engineer
13 114 (3.62%) iOS Android Developer
14 108 (3.43%) Designer
15 102 (3.24%) Tester
16 96 (3.05%) Lead Developer
17 95 (3.02%) Senior iOS Developer
18 93 (2.95%) IT Support
18 93 (2.95%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (19.21%) HTML
2 556 (17.65%) .NET
3 525 (16.67%) CSS
4 318 (10.10%) HTML5
5 272 (8.63%) RESTful
6 268 (8.51%) Web Services
7 261 (8.29%) AngularJS
8 241 (7.65%) REST
9 235 (7.46%) React
10 224 (7.11%) ASP.NET
11 208 (6.60%) Node.js
12 204 (6.48%) JSON
13 202 (6.41%) React Native
14 155 (4.92%) Spring
15 138 (4.38%) CSS3
16 137 (4.35%) jQuery
17 127 (4.03%) XML
18 118 (3.75%) .NET Framework
19 116 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
20 108 (3.43%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 838 (26.60%) Mobile App
2 624 (19.81%) User Experience
3 184 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
5 103 (3.27%) Fintech
6 69 (2.19%) iPad
6 69 (2.19%) iPhone
7 67 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
8 66 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
9 59 (1.87%) Smartphone
10 57 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
11 56 (1.78%) Management Information System
11 56 (1.78%) Social Media
12 50 (1.59%) Mobile Games
13 49 (1.56%) Animation
14 41 (1.30%) Blackberry
14 41 (1.30%) CAN bus
15 39 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
15 39 (1.24%) Social Gaming
16 36 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2,299 (72.98%) Android
2 741 (23.52%) Windows
3 399 (12.67%) Linux
4 194 (6.16%) Windows 10
5 180 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 164 (5.21%) Windows Server
7 123 (3.90%) Unix
8 116 (3.68%) Mac OS X
9 74 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 70 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 66 (2.10%) Mac OS
12 51 (1.62%) Windows 8
13 41 (1.30%) FreeRTOS
14 17 (0.54%) Windows Phone
15 12 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
18 8 (0.25%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
19 7 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,222 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1,113 (35.33%) iOS Development
3 614 (19.49%) Android Development
4 499 (15.84%) Mobile Development
5 401 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 399 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
7 359 (11.40%) TDD
7 359 (11.40%) Test Automation
8 322 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
9 319 (10.13%) Scrum
10 303 (9.62%) Unit Testing
11 290 (9.21%) OO
12 278 (8.83%) MVC
13 273 (8.67%) Mentoring
14 226 (7.17%) Computer Science
15 223 (7.08%) Web Development
16 203 (6.44%) BDD
17 200 (6.35%) SDLC
18 194 (6.16%) Open Source
19 191 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 871 (27.65%) JavaScript
2 868 (27.56%) Java
3 779 (24.73%) C#
4 681 (21.62%) Apple Swift
5 560 (17.78%) Objective-C
6 384 (12.19%) SQL
7 292 (9.27%) Python
8 260 (8.25%) C++
9 199 (6.32%) PHP
10 198 (6.29%) C
11 128 (4.06%) Ruby
12 111 (3.52%) Kotlin
13 81 (2.57%) TypeScript
14 76 (2.41%) PowerShell
15 69 (2.19%) Bash Shell
16 65 (2.06%) Go
17 61 (1.94%) ES6
18 51 (1.62%) Scala
19 46 (1.46%) VB.NET
20 43 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 472 (14.98%) Degree
2 123 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 108 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 79 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (1.68%) CISSP
6 50 (1.59%) MCSE
7 49 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 49 (1.56%) DV Cleared
8 38 (1.21%) MCP
8 38 (1.21%) SC Cleared
9 34 (1.08%) GIAC
9 34 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
10 31 (0.98%) A+ Certification
11 21 (0.67%) CEH
11 21 (0.67%) CISMP
11 21 (0.67%) SSCP
12 20 (0.63%) MCDST
12 20 (0.63%) MCSA
13 19 (0.60%) CCNA
13 19 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (7.49%) QA
2 63 (2.00%) SLA
3 50 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.67%) GDPR
5 20 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 17 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.41%) PMO
8 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.19%) PSD2
9 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 306 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 140 (4.44%) Docker
3 89 (2.83%) Firmware
4 86 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (1.24%) Hyper-V
6 37 (1.17%) vSphere
7 21 (0.67%) XenApp
8 20 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.32%) BitLocker
11 10 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.25%) XenServer
13 7 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.22%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.095%) iptables
15 3 (0.095%) NFS
16 2 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 74 (2.35%) SCCM
2 39 (1.24%) AirWatch
2 39 (1.24%) Kubernetes
3 34 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.98%) Puppet
4 31 (0.98%) Terraform
5 27 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
6 21 (0.67%) IBM BigFix
7 20 (0.63%) Ansible
7 20 (0.63%) HP ALM
7 20 (0.63%) Salt
8 17 (0.54%) WSUS
9 15 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.19%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.13%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.13%) CASB
12 4 (0.13%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 503 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 362 (11.49%) Apple
3 200 (6.35%) Xamarin
4 177 (5.62%) Google
5 118 (3.75%) VMware
6 110 (3.49%) Oracle
7 95 (3.02%) Adobe
8 87 (2.76%) Citrix
9 67 (2.13%) WorldPay
10 63 (2.00%) Facebook
11 60 (1.90%) MobileIron
12 48 (1.52%) SAP
13 38 (1.21%) Atlassian
14 33 (1.05%) HP
15 32 (1.02%) Ivanti
16 29 (0.92%) Sitecore
17 24 (0.76%) ServiceNow
17 24 (0.76%) Tableau
18 23 (0.73%) Sophos
19 21 (0.67%) webMethods