Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 163 152
Rank change year-on-year -25 -11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3,116 4,001 4,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.80% 2.24% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.77% 9.11% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,526 3,379 4,032
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -

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 40,125 43,929 51,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.14% 24.58% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32,282 36,143 44,041
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,520
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% - +3.90%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -33 2,903 £50,000 +11.11% 624
UK excluding London -26 1,659 £42,500 +10.39% 409
London -46 1,408 £60,000 +4.35% 238
South East -16 440 £45,000 +12.50% 79
North of England +8 425 £42,500 +6.25% 144
North West -16 254 £42,500 - 92
East of England -9 231 £42,500 - 53
South West -2 226 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Midlands -99 178 £35,000 +4.48% 65
Yorkshire +20 125 £42,500 +21.43% 47
Scotland -15 118 £51,250 +28.13% 17
West Midlands -107 96 £35,000 - 38
East Midlands -13 80 £37,500 +11.94% 26
North East +12 46 £45,000 +42.86% 5
Wales +22 39 £42,500 +17.24% 6
Northern Ireland -3 8 £34,000 -28.42%

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 2,234 (71.69%) Android
2 1,314 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1,221 (39.18%) iOS Development
4 939 (30.13%) JavaScript
5 878 (28.18%) Mobile App
6 828 (26.57%) Java
7 722 (23.17%) Windows
8 711 (22.82%) Apple Swift
9 679 (21.79%) Objective-C
10 661 (21.21%) Android Development
11 617 (19.80%) Mobile Development
12 615 (19.74%) C#
13 593 (19.03%) HTML
14 585 (18.77%) User Experience
15 551 (17.68%) CSS
16 548 (17.59%) .NET
17 492 (15.79%) TDD
18 487 (15.63%) Finance
19 470 (15.08%) Test Automation
20 427 (13.70%) SQL
21 426 (13.67%) Git (software)
22 425 (13.64%) Software Engineering
23 417 (13.38%) Microsoft
24 397 (12.74%) Apple
25 388 (12.45%) Scrum
26 370 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
27 348 (11.17%) MVC
28 347 (11.14%) AngularJS
29 313 (10.04%) OO
30 311 (9.98%) Web Services

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 90 (2.89%) MS Exchange
2 69 (2.21%) Confluence
3 61 (1.96%) CMS
4 56 (1.80%) IIS
5 39 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 38 (1.22%) Skype for Business
7 35 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 34 (1.09%) Apache Pig
9 30 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (0.83%) WordPress
11 19 (0.61%) Apache
12 18 (0.58%) Alfresco
13 16 (0.51%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.45%) Drupal
14 14 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (0.42%) Ethereum
15 13 (0.42%) Joomla!
15 13 (0.42%) Umbraco
16 12 (0.39%) Liferay
16 12 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 174 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.32%) InVision
4 40 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 29 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
6 26 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (0.42%) GIMP
7 13 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (0.19%) UserZoom
11 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.13%) Mingle
12 3 (0.096%) Moqups
12 3 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.064%) Blender
13 2 (0.064%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.19%) Movex
4 5 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 4 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.096%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.096%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.096%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.096%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.096%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.064%) Magento
7 2 (0.064%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.064%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.032%) BASE24
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.032%) Ripple
8 1 (0.032%) Shopify
8 1 (0.032%) Social Studio
8 1 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 208 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
2 194 (6.23%) Office 365
3 157 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (2.66%) GitHub
5 73 (2.34%) SaaS
6 34 (1.09%) iTunes
7 30 (0.96%) Firebase
8 28 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
8 28 (0.90%) PaaS
9 27 (0.87%) Google Play
9 27 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 26 (0.83%) G Suite
11 25 (0.80%) Sauce Labs
12 24 (0.77%) IaaS
13 23 (0.74%) npm
14 19 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
15 17 (0.55%) Slack
16 16 (0.51%) Trello
17 15 (0.48%) Serverless
18 13 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 131 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 109 (3.50%) Firewall
3 94 (3.02%) DNS
4 81 (2.60%) Internet
5 79 (2.54%) HTTP
6 67 (2.15%) DHCP
7 61 (1.96%) VPN
8 59 (1.89%) Wireless
9 57 (1.83%) LAN
10 47 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
11 46 (1.48%) Bluetooth
12 43 (1.38%) SSL
13 33 (1.06%) Skype
14 31 (0.99%) VoIP
14 31 (0.99%) WAN
15 21 (0.67%) Intranet
16 18 (0.58%) Ethernet
17 16 (0.51%) SMS
18 14 (0.45%) WLAN
19 13 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 197 (6.32%) MySQL
3 131 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 94 (3.02%) Big Data
5 86 (2.76%) MongoDB
6 68 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
7 64 (2.05%) Relational Database
8 61 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 54 (1.73%) Blockchain
10 45 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 36 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 36 (1.16%) SQLite
12 22 (0.71%) Oracle Database
13 18 (0.58%) Redis
14 16 (0.51%) GIS
14 16 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (0.51%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (0.39%) CouchDB
16 12 (0.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 426 (13.67%) Git (software)
2 277 (8.89%) Xcode
3 256 (8.22%) JIRA
4 212 (6.80%) Jenkins
5 201 (6.45%) Selenium
6 132 (4.24%) Cucumber
7 111 (3.56%) Appium
8 108 (3.47%) CocoaPods
9 102 (3.27%) Subversion
10 82 (2.63%) Bitbucket
11 65 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 61 (1.96%) Maven
13 59 (1.89%) Gradle
14 53 (1.70%) Visual Studio
15 51 (1.64%) JUnit
16 50 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
17 47 (1.51%) Android Studio
18 44 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
19 42 (1.35%) JMeter
19 42 (1.35%) Robot Framework
General
1 487 (15.63%) Finance
2 170 (5.46%) Games
3 154 (4.94%) Retail
4 125 (4.01%) Banking
5 108 (3.47%) Marketing
6 66 (2.12%) Law
7 65 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.86%) Advertising
9 54 (1.73%) Publishing
10 48 (1.54%) Electronics
11 47 (1.51%) Legal
12 35 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 34 (1.09%) Investment Banking
14 26 (0.83%) Automotive
15 12 (0.39%) French Language
15 12 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.35%) Cantonese Language
16 11 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
17 8 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,699 (54.53%) Developer
2 692 (22.21%) iOS Developer
3 325 (10.43%) Senior Developer
4 267 (8.57%) Mobile Developer
5 223 (7.16%) Software Engineer
6 218 (7.00%) Android Developer
7 183 (5.87%) Applications Developer
8 162 (5.20%) C# Developer
9 157 (5.04%) .NET Developer
10 156 (5.01%) Analyst
11 138 (4.43%) Java Developer
12 134 (4.30%) iOS Android Developer
13 128 (4.11%) Tester
14 127 (4.08%) Software Developer
15 114 (3.66%) Senior iOS Developer
16 108 (3.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 108 (3.47%) Support Engineer
17 89 (2.86%) Designer
18 88 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
19 83 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 593 (19.03%) HTML
2 551 (17.68%) CSS
3 548 (17.59%) .NET
4 347 (11.14%) AngularJS
5 311 (9.98%) Web Services
6 308 (9.88%) RESTful
7 282 (9.05%) ASP.NET
8 260 (8.34%) REST
9 257 (8.25%) React
10 215 (6.90%) jQuery
11 211 (6.77%) HTML5
11 211 (6.77%) Node.js
12 199 (6.39%) React Native
13 175 (5.62%) JSON
14 164 (5.26%) iOS SDK
15 163 (5.23%) .NET Framework
16 156 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 128 (4.11%) XML
18 126 (4.04%) SOAP
19 120 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 878 (28.18%) Mobile App
2 585 (18.77%) User Experience
3 201 (6.45%) Fintech
4 197 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 142 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
6 141 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
7 122 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
8 116 (3.72%) iPhone
9 111 (3.56%) iPad
10 79 (2.54%) Blackberry
11 76 (2.44%) Smartphone
12 71 (2.28%) Management Information System
13 52 (1.67%) Algorithms
14 46 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
15 34 (1.09%) Online Games
15 34 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
16 32 (1.03%) Data Structures
16 32 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
16 32 (1.03%) Private Cloud
17 29 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2,234 (71.69%) Android
2 722 (23.17%) Windows
3 299 (9.60%) Linux
4 168 (5.39%) Windows 7
5 161 (5.17%) Windows 10
6 159 (5.10%) Mac OS X
7 109 (3.50%) Windows Server
8 76 (2.44%) Unix
9 66 (2.12%) Mac OS
9 66 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (1.32%) Windows Phone
12 39 (1.25%) Windows 8
13 29 (0.93%) Nucleus RTOS
14 23 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
15 21 (0.67%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.35%) CoreOS
17 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.13%) SUSE
18 4 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,314 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,221 (39.18%) iOS Development
3 661 (21.21%) Android Development
4 617 (19.80%) Mobile Development
5 492 (15.79%) TDD
6 470 (15.08%) Test Automation
7 425 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 388 (12.45%) Scrum
9 370 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
10 348 (11.17%) MVC
11 313 (10.04%) OO
12 297 (9.53%) Problem-Solving
13 249 (7.99%) BDD
14 240 (7.70%) Web Development
15 188 (6.03%) E-Commerce
16 185 (5.94%) DevOps
17 160 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
18 156 (5.01%) Mentoring
19 150 (4.81%) Analytics
20 147 (4.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 939 (30.13%) JavaScript
2 828 (26.57%) Java
3 711 (22.82%) Apple Swift
4 679 (21.79%) Objective-C
5 615 (19.74%) C#
6 427 (13.70%) SQL
7 271 (8.70%) Python
8 259 (8.31%) C++
9 242 (7.77%) PHP
10 153 (4.91%) Ruby
11 131 (4.20%) C
12 84 (2.70%) Kotlin
13 65 (2.09%) TypeScript
14 59 (1.89%) Scala
15 57 (1.83%) PowerShell
16 52 (1.67%) Bash Shell
17 47 (1.51%) ES6
18 42 (1.35%) Java 8
19 37 (1.19%) T-SQL
20 25 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 293 (9.40%) Degree
2 89 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 72 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 59 (1.89%) CISSP
6 52 (1.67%) MCSE
7 51 (1.64%) GIAC
8 47 (1.51%) CompTIA Security+
9 43 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 41 (1.32%) SANS
11 40 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
12 34 (1.09%) CCNA
12 34 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (1.09%) MCP
12 34 (1.09%) SC Cleared
13 33 (1.06%) A+ Certification
13 33 (1.06%) Linux+ Certification
13 33 (1.06%) SSCP
14 25 (0.80%) MCSA
15 20 (0.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (9.05%) QA
2 73 (2.34%) SLA
3 35 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 34 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.71%) GDPR
6 21 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 10 (0.32%) PSD2
8 7 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.19%) GCP
9 6 (0.19%) PMO
10 4 (0.13%) WCAG
11 3 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.064%) ISO 15765
12 2 (0.064%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.032%) COBIT
13 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.032%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.032%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 243 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 138 (4.43%) Docker
3 58 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (1.41%) vSphere
5 30 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 26 (0.83%) Firmware
7 16 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (0.42%) XenApp
9 8 (0.26%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.16%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.064%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.032%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.032%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.032%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (2.05%) SCCM
2 42 (1.35%) Puppet
3 32 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 32 (1.03%) Salt
4 28 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 18 (0.58%) AirWatch
6 16 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (0.48%) HP ALM
8 12 (0.39%) Ansible
8 12 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (0.35%) Prometheus
10 6 (0.19%) WSUS
11 5 (0.16%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.16%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.13%) Grafana
12 4 (0.13%) Graphite
12 4 (0.13%) logstash
12 4 (0.13%) Nessus
12 4 (0.13%) Nmap
12 4 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 417 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 397 (12.74%) Apple
3 237 (7.61%) Xamarin
4 159 (5.10%) Google
5 108 (3.47%) Adobe
6 98 (3.15%) Oracle
7 84 (2.70%) Citrix
8 76 (2.44%) VMware
9 70 (2.25%) WorldPay
10 43 (1.38%) HP
11 41 (1.32%) MobileIron
12 39 (1.25%) Atlassian
13 38 (1.22%) SAP
14 34 (1.09%) Sitecore
15 28 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
16 25 (0.80%) IBM
17 19 (0.61%) ServiceNow
18 18 (0.58%) iManage
19 17 (0.55%) Sony
20 16 (0.51%) Mapbox