Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 173 179
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,807 3,219 3,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.11% 2.00% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 8.65% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,208 2,472 3,050
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 30,233 37,205 43,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.74% 23.17% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24,087 29,935 35,460
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,650 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.41% +3.75% -

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 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 +5 2,570 £50,000 - 538
UK excluding London +8 1,548 £47,500 +11.76% 339
London +12 1,200 £60,000 -4.00% 244
South East -10 520 £47,500 +18.75% 70
North of England +35 348 £45,000 +12.50% 99
North West +20 213 £47,500 +18.75% 57
East of England +53 188 £57,500 +15.00% 41
South West -43 184 £42,500 -5.56% 31
Scotland +61 154 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Midlands -36 129 £45,000 +12.50% 52
Yorkshire 0 116 £40,000 -5.88% 33
East Midlands -29 69 £45,000 +12.50% 30
West Midlands +1 60 £40,000 +6.67% 22
Wales +3 30 £40,000 -5.88% 15
North East +17 19 £35,000 +66.67% 9
Northern Ireland +2 5 £27,500 -15.38% 5

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2,120 (75.53%) Android
2 1,077 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
3 962 (34.27%) iOS Development
4 928 (33.06%) Mobile App
5 689 (24.55%) JavaScript
6 680 (24.23%) Java
7 659 (23.48%) Apple Swift
8 631 (22.48%) Android Development
9 628 (22.37%) Mobile Development
9 628 (22.37%) Windows
10 505 (17.99%) Objective-C
11 497 (17.71%) C#
12 450 (16.03%) HTML
13 435 (15.50%) Git (software)
14 434 (15.46%) User Experience
15 400 (14.25%) CSS
16 395 (14.07%) .NET
17 392 (13.97%) Microsoft
17 392 (13.97%) Software Engineering
18 364 (12.97%) Test Automation
19 361 (12.86%) TDD
20 325 (11.58%) AWS
21 321 (11.44%) Finance
22 315 (11.22%) Scrum
23 307 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
24 288 (10.26%) SQL
25 278 (9.90%) Kotlin
26 276 (9.83%) Apple
27 275 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
28 266 (9.48%) Active Directory

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 67 (2.39%) Confluence
2 62 (2.21%) MS Exchange
3 48 (1.71%) CMS
4 45 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 44 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 44 (1.57%) Skype for Business
6 30 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 27 (0.96%) IIS
8 25 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
9 24 (0.86%) Joomla!
9 24 (0.86%) WordPress
10 22 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 22 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 14 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (0.46%) Drupal
12 13 (0.46%) Headless CMS
13 10 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.21%) Jetty
15 5 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 207 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (2.17%) Sketch
3 37 (1.32%) InVision
4 26 (0.93%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.57%) AutoCAD
8 13 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 12 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.29%) Zeplin
11 5 (0.18%) Flinto
12 4 (0.14%) Adobe XD
12 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.14%) Steinberg Cubase
13 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.071%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.071%) Figma
14 2 (0.071%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 24 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
2 23 (0.82%) Magento
3 10 (0.36%) GoldMine
4 5 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.11%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.071%) Eikon
7 1 (0.036%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.036%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 325 (11.58%) AWS
2 227 (8.09%) Office 365
3 194 (6.91%) Azure
4 120 (4.28%) GitHub
5 107 (3.81%) SaaS
6 79 (2.81%) GCP
7 47 (1.67%) Serverless
8 42 (1.50%) Google Play
9 39 (1.39%) Firebase
9 39 (1.39%) OneDrive
10 32 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 29 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
11 29 (1.03%) BrowserStack
12 28 (1.00%) Sauce Labs
13 26 (0.93%) OpenShift
14 25 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
15 23 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
16 20 (0.71%) Google Analytics
17 18 (0.64%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (5.24%) TCP/IP
2 98 (3.49%) Firewall
3 89 (3.17%) LAN
4 83 (2.96%) DNS
5 79 (2.81%) WAN
6 78 (2.78%) Internet
7 77 (2.74%) Skype
8 69 (2.46%) DHCP
9 56 (2.00%) Wireless
10 53 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
11 42 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
12 39 (1.39%) Bluetooth
13 36 (1.28%) VoIP
13 36 (1.28%) VPN
14 34 (1.21%) Broadband
15 27 (0.96%) HTTPS
16 24 (0.86%) Ethernet
17 23 (0.82%) HTTP
18 14 (0.50%) VLAN
19 11 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 152 (5.42%) MySQL
3 76 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (1.46%) Big Data
4 41 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 39 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 37 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 18 (0.64%) Redis
7 18 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (0.29%) SQLite
13 7 (0.25%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.21%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 435 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 228 (8.12%) JIRA
3 192 (6.84%) Xcode
4 163 (5.81%) Jenkins
5 141 (5.02%) Selenium
6 135 (4.81%) Appium
7 132 (4.70%) Cucumber
8 131 (4.67%) Maven
9 89 (3.17%) Bitbucket
10 84 (2.99%) Postman
11 76 (2.71%) Visual Studio
12 72 (2.57%) Android Studio
13 62 (2.21%) Calabash
14 51 (1.82%) Gradle
15 39 (1.39%) Subversion
16 37 (1.32%) WebDriver
17 36 (1.28%) git-flow
18 35 (1.25%) JMeter
19 34 (1.21%) TestRail
20 31 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 321 (11.44%) Finance
2 156 (5.56%) Retail
3 120 (4.28%) Banking
4 114 (4.06%) Games
5 79 (2.81%) Marketing
6 56 (2.00%) Law
7 39 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.25%) Public Sector
9 34 (1.21%) Electronics
10 29 (1.03%) Publishing
11 22 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.71%) Advertising
12 20 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.57%) Legal
14 9 (0.32%) French Language
14 9 (0.32%) Housing Association
15 8 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.29%) German Language
15 8 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,367 (48.70%) Developer
2 488 (17.39%) iOS Developer
3 283 (10.08%) Mobile Developer
4 274 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 183 (6.52%) Analyst
6 168 (5.99%) Android Developer
7 166 (5.91%) Software Engineer
8 149 (5.31%) Software Developer
9 123 (4.38%) Applications Developer
10 122 (4.35%) IT Support
11 108 (3.85%) Designer
12 104 (3.71%) .NET Developer
13 103 (3.67%) Java Developer
13 103 (3.67%) Test Engineer
14 101 (3.60%) Support Engineer
15 99 (3.53%) Lead Developer
15 99 (3.53%) Senior iOS Developer
16 97 (3.46%) QA Engineer
17 93 (3.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 87 (3.10%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (16.03%) HTML
2 400 (14.25%) CSS
3 395 (14.07%) .NET
4 239 (8.51%) REST
5 236 (8.41%) React
6 208 (7.41%) React Native
7 206 (7.34%) Web Services
8 191 (6.80%) AngularJS
9 183 (6.52%) Node.js
10 182 (6.48%) RESTful
11 173 (6.16%) JSON
12 155 (5.52%) jQuery
13 152 (5.42%) ASP.NET
14 149 (5.31%) Spring
15 145 (5.17%) HTML5
16 133 (4.74%) iOS SDK
17 123 (4.38%) XML
18 85 (3.03%) Redux
19 84 (2.99%) Cocoa
20 83 (2.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 928 (33.06%) Mobile App
2 434 (15.46%) User Experience
3 147 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
4 137 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 124 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (2.53%) Smartphone
7 55 (1.96%) Driving Licence
8 51 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
9 48 (1.71%) Animation
10 46 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 46 (1.64%) Social Media
11 32 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.07%) iPhone
13 28 (1.00%) Blackberry
13 28 (1.00%) Blog
14 27 (0.96%) Cloud Native
15 26 (0.93%) iPad
16 25 (0.89%) Data Centre
17 22 (0.78%) Social Network
18 21 (0.75%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2,120 (75.53%) Android
2 628 (22.37%) Windows
3 246 (8.76%) Windows 10
4 241 (8.59%) Linux
5 142 (5.06%) Mac OS
6 127 (4.52%) Windows 7
7 125 (4.45%) Windows Server
8 86 (3.06%) Mac OS X
9 49 (1.75%) Unix
10 31 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (0.96%) tvOS
12 26 (0.93%) Windows 8
12 26 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
14 11 (0.39%) CentOS
14 11 (0.39%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (0.29%) VMS
16 5 (0.18%) Debian
16 5 (0.18%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,077 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 962 (34.27%) iOS Development
3 631 (22.48%) Android Development
4 628 (22.37%) Mobile Development
5 392 (13.97%) Software Engineering
6 364 (12.97%) Test Automation
7 361 (12.86%) TDD
8 315 (11.22%) Scrum
9 307 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
10 275 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
11 236 (8.41%) Mobile Application Development
12 216 (7.70%) OO
13 212 (7.55%) BDD
14 207 (7.37%) MVC
15 196 (6.98%) DevOps
16 195 (6.95%) Web Development
17 187 (6.66%) Unit Testing
18 176 (6.27%) Fintech
19 166 (5.91%) E-Commerce
20 161 (5.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 689 (24.55%) JavaScript
2 680 (24.23%) Java
3 659 (23.48%) Apple Swift
4 505 (17.99%) Objective-C
5 497 (17.71%) C#
6 288 (10.26%) SQL
7 278 (9.90%) Kotlin
8 187 (6.66%) Python
9 180 (6.41%) PHP
10 142 (5.06%) Ruby
11 127 (4.52%) C++
12 107 (3.81%) C
13 51 (1.82%) Java 8
14 41 (1.46%) TypeScript
15 40 (1.43%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.25%) VB.NET
17 32 (1.14%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.00%) Bash Shell
19 25 (0.89%) ES6
20 19 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 243 (8.66%) Degree
2 69 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 59 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.39%) A+ Certification
5 39 (1.39%) CISSP
6 28 (1.00%) MCSE
7 27 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
7 27 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 26 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 25 (0.89%) CCNA
9 25 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (0.86%) GIAC
11 23 (0.82%) DV Cleared
12 22 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
12 22 (0.78%) SANS
13 21 (0.75%) Linux+ Certification
13 21 (0.75%) SSCP
14 14 (0.50%) ISEB
15 12 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (9.44%) QA
2 71 (2.53%) SLA
3 28 (1.00%) GDPR
4 15 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.11%) PMO
8 2 (0.071%) ITGC
8 2 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.071%) WCAG
9 1 (0.036%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.036%) GxP
9 1 (0.036%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.036%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.036%) NIST
System Software
1 266 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 177 (6.31%) Docker
3 48 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.43%) Firmware
6 8 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.14%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.071%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.036%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.036%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.036%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 117 (4.17%) SCCM
2 110 (3.92%) Kubernetes
3 31 (1.10%) Mesos
4 29 (1.03%) Ansible
5 28 (1.00%) Puppet
6 27 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
6 27 (0.96%) Terraform
7 21 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (0.75%) Marathon
8 19 (0.68%) AirWatch
8 19 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (0.61%) HP ALM
9 17 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
10 16 (0.57%) Prometheus
11 15 (0.53%) Grafana
12 14 (0.50%) WSUS
13 11 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.21%) Kibana
16 5 (0.18%) Packer
Vendors
1 392 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 276 (9.83%) Apple
3 183 (6.52%) Xamarin
4 153 (5.45%) Google
5 84 (2.99%) Adobe
6 73 (2.60%) Oracle
7 60 (2.14%) HP
7 60 (2.14%) VMware
8 52 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 51 (1.82%) Citrix
10 38 (1.35%) iManage
11 28 (1.00%) WorldPay
12 26 (0.93%) Sony
13 25 (0.89%) Dell
14 24 (0.86%) SAP
15 19 (0.68%) Dynatrace
16 15 (0.53%) Canon
17 14 (0.50%) Mitel
18 11 (0.39%) New Relic
19 10 (0.36%) Sage