Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 160 171
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 1,438 2,645 3,108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.95% 2.16% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 9.77% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 2,240 2,418
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 14,667 27,085 34,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.87% 22.07% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11,985 22,028 28,163
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 18 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 24 February 2021. 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 -11 1,266 £57,500 +4.55% 344
UK excluding London -17 704 £50,000 +5.26% 197
London -14 628 £65,000 +8.33% 164
Work from Home +18 383 £57,500 -6.12% 91
South East -8 217 £55,000 +2.56% 40
North of England -25 156 £50,000 +11.11% 54
South West +17 105 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Midlands +51 80 £42,500 - 45
Scotland -1 78 £50,000 -4.76% 10
North West -11 78 £50,000 +5.26% 36
Yorkshire -17 60 £50,000 +11.11% 13
West Midlands +58 53 £42,500 -1.16% 31
East of England -13 41 £60,000 +4.35% 16
East Midlands +26 27 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Wales +29 24 £45,000 +2.86% 7
North East +13 18 £41,331 +18.09% 5
Northern Ireland +5 2 £70,000 +154.55% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 1,130 (78.58%) Android
2 684 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
3 580 (40.33%) Mobile App
4 564 (39.22%) iOS Development
5 423 (29.42%) Apple Swift
6 367 (25.52%) Mobile Development
7 358 (24.90%) Android Development
8 348 (24.20%) JavaScript
9 300 (20.86%) Java
10 284 (19.75%) Git (software)
11 257 (17.87%) React Native
12 256 (17.80%) Objective-C
13 228 (15.86%) Test Automation
14 224 (15.58%) QA
15 213 (14.81%) User Experience
16 212 (14.74%) C#
17 178 (12.38%) AWS
18 174 (12.10%) Azure
19 171 (11.89%) Software Engineering
20 169 (11.75%) Scrum
21 167 (11.61%) Kotlin
22 165 (11.47%) Xamarin
23 164 (11.40%) CSS
24 162 (11.27%) TDD
25 160 (11.13%) HTML
26 159 (11.06%) .NET
27 158 (10.99%) RESTful
27 158 (10.99%) Mobile Application Development
28 142 (9.87%) OO
29 141 (9.81%) JIRA

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 58 (4.03%) Confluence
2 48 (3.34%) CMS
3 27 (1.88%) Umbraco
4 23 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 23 (1.60%) WordPress
5 21 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.18%) Headless CMS
7 12 (0.83%) Joomla!
7 12 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 10 (0.70%) Drupal
9 8 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.14%) nginx
11 2 (0.14%) Site Server
11 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.070%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.070%) Apache
12 1 (0.070%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.070%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.070%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (3.41%) Figma
2 42 (2.92%) Sketch
3 31 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (1.74%) Adobe XD
5 14 (0.97%) InVision
6 11 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (0.42%) Zeplin
9 4 (0.28%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.28%) Simulink
9 4 (0.28%) UXPin
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.14%) Marvel
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.070%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.070%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.46%) Magento
2 13 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.49%) Shopify
4 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 178 (12.38%) AWS
2 174 (12.10%) Azure
3 62 (4.31%) Firebase
3 62 (4.31%) GCP
4 59 (4.10%) Microsoft 365
5 54 (3.76%) SaaS
6 40 (2.78%) Serverless
7 36 (2.50%) Google Play
8 32 (2.23%) PaaS
9 31 (2.16%) BrowserStack
10 30 (2.09%) GitHub
11 23 (1.60%) Google Analytics
12 19 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (1.25%) Amazon S3
13 18 (1.25%) iTunes
14 16 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 15 (1.04%) Bitrise
16 12 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
17 11 (0.76%) Heroku
17 11 (0.76%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.71%) Internet
2 30 (2.09%) Bluetooth
3 19 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (1.25%) VPN
5 16 (1.11%) Wireshark
6 13 (0.90%) Firewall
6 13 (0.90%) Wireless
7 10 (0.70%) DNS
8 9 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.56%) HTTP
9 8 (0.56%) LAN
10 7 (0.49%) WAN
11 6 (0.42%) DHCP
12 4 (0.28%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.28%) MQTT
12 4 (0.28%) Skype
13 3 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.21%) WebEx
13 3 (0.21%) WLAN
14 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (4.45%) MySQL
2 60 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 54 (3.76%) SQL Server
4 31 (2.16%) MongoDB
5 29 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (1.18%) Redis
7 15 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (0.90%) SQLite
9 10 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (0.70%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.63%) Power BI
11 6 (0.42%) BigQuery
11 6 (0.42%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.35%) Big Data
12 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.28%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
14 3 (0.21%) Looker
14 3 (0.21%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 284 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 141 (9.81%) JIRA
3 95 (6.61%) Appium
4 89 (6.19%) Xcode
5 82 (5.70%) Jenkins
6 72 (5.01%) Selenium
7 65 (4.52%) Postman
8 47 (3.27%) Android Studio
9 40 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 31 (2.16%) Bitbucket
11 29 (2.02%) CocoaPods
12 28 (1.95%) Calabash
13 26 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (1.60%) webpack
15 22 (1.53%) CircleCI
16 18 (1.25%) git-flow
17 17 (1.18%) fastlane
17 17 (1.18%) IDA Disassembler
18 16 (1.11%) Gradle
19 13 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 138 (9.60%) Finance
2 67 (4.66%) Games
3 47 (3.27%) Banking
3 47 (3.27%) Marketing
4 45 (3.13%) Retail
5 30 (2.09%) Electronics
6 23 (1.60%) Automotive
7 20 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (1.11%) Advertising
9 15 (1.04%) Law
10 11 (0.76%) Publishing
11 9 (0.63%) Legal
12 8 (0.56%) French Language
12 8 (0.56%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.42%) Digital Economy
13 6 (0.42%) Public Sector
14 4 (0.28%) Back Office
14 4 (0.28%) Dutch Language
14 4 (0.28%) German Language
14 4 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 820 (57.02%) Developer
2 290 (20.17%) iOS Developer
3 226 (15.72%) Mobile Developer
4 165 (11.47%) Senior Developer
5 91 (6.33%) React Developer
6 76 (5.29%) Android Developer
7 74 (5.15%) Applications Developer
8 71 (4.94%) Lead Developer
9 69 (4.80%) Senior iOS Developer
10 57 (3.96%) Xamarin Developer
11 54 (3.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 51 (3.55%) Software Engineer
13 49 (3.41%) QA Engineer
14 46 (3.20%) Analyst
15 43 (2.99%) Designer
15 43 (2.99%) Software Developer
16 41 (2.85%) Tester
17 36 (2.50%) iOS Android Developer
18 35 (2.43%) Mobile Engineer
19 34 (2.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (17.87%) React Native
2 164 (11.40%) CSS
3 160 (11.13%) HTML
4 159 (11.06%) .NET
5 158 (10.99%) RESTful
6 130 (9.04%) React
7 103 (7.16%) AngularJS
8 98 (6.82%) REST
9 76 (5.29%) JSON
10 61 (4.24%) Core Data
11 60 (4.17%) Flutter
12 54 (3.76%) HTML5
12 54 (3.76%) Node.js
13 49 (3.41%) Web Services
14 45 (3.13%) iOS SDK
14 45 (3.13%) UIKit
15 41 (2.85%) XML
16 40 (2.78%) Redux
17 39 (2.71%) ASP.NET
18 36 (2.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 580 (40.33%) Mobile App
2 213 (14.81%) User Experience
3 82 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (2.02%) Internet of Things
7 28 (1.95%) Animation
8 27 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
9 24 (1.67%) Social Media
10 23 (1.60%) iPad
11 22 (1.53%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.32%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.18%) EPoS
13 17 (1.18%) Public Cloud
14 16 (1.11%) Wiki
15 12 (0.83%) Virtual Team
16 11 (0.76%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (0.63%) Mobile Games
18 8 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1,130 (78.58%) Android
2 135 (9.39%) Windows
3 81 (5.63%) Linux
4 44 (3.06%) Windows 10
5 22 (1.53%) Mac OS
5 22 (1.53%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.42%) Unix
12 4 (0.28%) MVS
12 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.21%) VMS
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.070%) CentOS
15 1 (0.070%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.070%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (39.22%) iOS Development
3 367 (25.52%) Mobile Development
4 358 (24.90%) Android Development
5 228 (15.86%) Test Automation
6 171 (11.89%) Software Engineering
7 169 (11.75%) Scrum
8 162 (11.27%) TDD
9 158 (10.99%) Mobile Application Development
10 142 (9.87%) OO
11 138 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
12 136 (9.46%) DevOps
13 132 (9.18%) Fintech
14 126 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
15 120 (8.34%) Unit Testing
16 96 (6.68%) E-Commerce
17 90 (6.26%) Microservices
18 89 (6.19%) BDD
19 88 (6.12%) Mentoring
20 86 (5.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 423 (29.42%) Apple Swift
2 348 (24.20%) JavaScript
3 300 (20.86%) Java
4 256 (17.80%) Objective-C
5 212 (14.74%) C#
6 167 (11.61%) Kotlin
7 117 (8.14%) SQL
8 113 (7.86%) TypeScript
9 105 (7.30%) Python
10 73 (5.08%) C++
11 68 (4.73%) PHP
12 53 (3.69%) C
13 33 (2.29%) Ruby
14 28 (1.95%) ES6
15 19 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.25%) Java 8
17 17 (1.18%) Go
18 13 (0.90%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.83%) T-SQL
20 10 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 138 (9.60%) Degree
2 56 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 10 (0.70%) CISSP
4 10 (0.70%) ISEB
4 10 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 7 (0.49%) CCSA
5 7 (0.49%) ISSAP
5 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.28%) HNC
7 4 (0.28%) MCP
7 4 (0.28%) MCSA
8 3 (0.21%) CCNA
8 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.21%) MCSE
8 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (15.58%) QA
2 15 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (1.04%) SLA
3 12 (0.83%) GDPR
4 4 (0.28%) MISRA
4 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.28%) WCAG
5 3 (0.21%) COBIT
5 3 (0.21%) NIST
6 2 (0.14%) GLBA
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.14%) PMO
7 1 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.070%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 83 (5.77%) Docker
2 53 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.32%) Firmware
5 16 (1.11%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.42%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.21%) vSphere
11 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.070%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.070%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 44 (3.06%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.09%) Terraform
3 18 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (1.18%) SCCM
5 15 (1.04%) Ansible
6 9 (0.63%) Kibana
6 9 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.14%) Grafana
10 2 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.14%) Opsgenie
10 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.070%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.070%) Nagios
11 1 (0.070%) Nessus
11 1 (0.070%) Nmap
Vendors
1 165 (11.47%) Xamarin
2 117 (8.14%) Apple
3 109 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 102 (7.09%) Google
5 41 (2.85%) VMware
6 39 (2.71%) Adobe
7 25 (1.74%) Atlassian
8 15 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 12 (0.83%) SAP
10 11 (0.76%) Citrix
11 9 (0.63%) Meraki
11 9 (0.63%) MobileIron
12 8 (0.56%) Facebook
12 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.56%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.49%) hybris
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle
14 6 (0.42%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.42%) Mitel
14 6 (0.42%) Spotify