Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 189 167
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,754 3,060 3,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 1.85% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.58% 8.06% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,124 2,430 3,185
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 32,112 37,945 43,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.94% 22.95% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25,328 30,619 35,336
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,235 £25,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,210 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% +0.52% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 2,511 £50,000 - 496
UK excluding London +14 1,572 £45,000 +5.88% 370
London +4 1,116 £60,000 - 176
South East +15 518 £47,500 +18.75% 74
North of England -31 317 £41,000 -2.38% 104
North West +7 202 £45,000 +5.88% 58
East of England +54 188 £55,000 +15.79% 50
South West -27 183 £42,500 -5.56% 37
Midlands +37 177 £41,500 +3.75% 55
Scotland +57 156 £47,500 -5.00% 39
Yorkshire -41 100 £40,000 -5.88% 37
East Midlands +19 92 £43,750 +4.17% 17
West Midlands +46 85 £40,000 +4.17% 38
Wales +16 32 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North East +10 15 £31,500 +29.90% 9
Northern Ireland -6 4 £30,000 -11.76% 5

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2,072 (75.24%) Android
2 1,111 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
3 940 (34.13%) iOS Development
4 903 (32.79%) Mobile App
5 658 (23.89%) JavaScript
6 634 (23.02%) Windows
7 621 (22.55%) Apple Swift
8 617 (22.40%) Java
9 570 (20.70%) Mobile Development
10 557 (20.23%) Android Development
11 501 (18.19%) C#
12 480 (17.43%) Objective-C
13 478 (17.36%) User Experience
14 474 (17.21%) HTML
15 435 (15.80%) Git (software)
16 407 (14.78%) CSS
17 378 (13.73%) Microsoft
18 371 (13.47%) Software Engineering
19 369 (13.40%) .NET
20 346 (12.56%) Test Automation
21 344 (12.49%) Scrum
22 341 (12.38%) Finance
23 329 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
24 322 (11.69%) AWS
25 308 (11.18%) JIRA
26 303 (11.00%) SQL
27 286 (10.38%) TDD
28 285 (10.35%) Apple
29 278 (10.09%) Linux
30 277 (10.06%) QA

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 (3.27%) Confluence
2 79 (2.87%) CMS
3 66 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 64 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 61 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 58 (2.11%) WordPress
7 47 (1.71%) Skype for Business
8 45 (1.63%) Joomla!
9 41 (1.49%) Apache Spark
10 40 (1.45%) OpenStack
11 24 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 22 (0.80%) IIS
13 19 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (0.44%) IBM Notes
14 12 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.40%) Headless CMS
15 11 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (0.33%) Umbraco
17 8 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 206 (7.48%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (2.43%) Sketch
3 41 (1.49%) InVision
4 32 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 25 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 10 (0.36%) Zeplin
9 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.15%) Flinto
10 4 (0.15%) Moqups
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.11%) Figma
11 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.073%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.073%) GIMP
12 2 (0.073%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 48 (1.74%) Magento
2 46 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.11%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.073%) Eikon
5 1 (0.036%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.036%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.036%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.036%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 322 (11.69%) AWS
2 214 (7.77%) Azure
3 197 (7.15%) Office 365
4 110 (3.99%) GCP
5 95 (3.45%) GitHub
6 89 (3.23%) SaaS
7 59 (2.14%) Serverless
8 46 (1.67%) Google Play
9 43 (1.56%) OpenShift
10 35 (1.27%) BrowserStack
11 34 (1.23%) Firebase
12 33 (1.20%) IaaS
13 32 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
14 31 (1.13%) OneDrive
14 31 (1.13%) Sauce Labs
15 28 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
16 26 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
17 24 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
17 24 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
18 23 (0.84%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 117 (4.25%) TCP/IP
2 92 (3.34%) Firewall
3 80 (2.90%) Skype
4 64 (2.32%) Internet
4 64 (2.32%) LAN
5 61 (2.21%) DNS
6 52 (1.89%) WAN
7 51 (1.85%) VoIP
8 49 (1.78%) Bluetooth
9 46 (1.67%) DHCP
10 42 (1.53%) Wireless
11 41 (1.49%) HTTPS
12 37 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (1.27%) VPN
14 24 (0.87%) Broadband
15 22 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (0.76%) HTTP
17 20 (0.73%) SAN
18 15 (0.54%) RFID
19 13 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (5.01%) MySQL
2 127 (4.61%) SQL Server
3 79 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (2.76%) Big Data
5 55 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 34 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 26 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 25 (0.91%) Redis
9 21 (0.76%) SQLite
10 15 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.33%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.33%) Power BI
16 8 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.29%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 435 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 308 (11.18%) JIRA
3 183 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 172 (6.25%) Xcode
5 146 (5.30%) Selenium
6 128 (4.65%) Appium
7 117 (4.25%) Cucumber
8 106 (3.85%) Maven
9 98 (3.56%) Bitbucket
10 62 (2.25%) Calabash
11 59 (2.14%) Android Studio
12 55 (2.00%) git-flow
13 50 (1.82%) Subversion
14 49 (1.78%) Visual Studio
15 45 (1.63%) WebDriver
16 35 (1.27%) Gradle
17 29 (1.05%) fastlane
18 27 (0.98%) CircleCI
18 27 (0.98%) Robot Framework
18 27 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 341 (12.38%) Finance
2 137 (4.97%) Banking
3 121 (4.39%) Retail
4 105 (3.81%) Games
5 94 (3.41%) Marketing
6 92 (3.34%) Law
7 66 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 40 (1.45%) Public Sector
9 33 (1.20%) Electronics
10 32 (1.16%) Legal
11 24 (0.87%) Automotive
12 22 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.80%) Publishing
13 21 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.47%) Billing
15 9 (0.33%) Housing Association
16 8 (0.29%) Advertising
17 7 (0.25%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,357 (49.27%) Developer
2 471 (17.10%) iOS Developer
3 257 (9.33%) Mobile Developer
4 219 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 196 (7.12%) Analyst
6 153 (5.56%) Designer
7 147 (5.34%) Software Engineer
8 140 (5.08%) Android Developer
9 138 (5.01%) Software Developer
10 110 (3.99%) Applications Developer
11 108 (3.92%) UX Designer
12 107 (3.89%) .NET Developer
13 106 (3.85%) Java Developer
14 101 (3.67%) QA Engineer
15 94 (3.41%) Test Engineer
16 85 (3.09%) IT Support
17 83 (3.01%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 79 (2.87%) C# Developer
19 78 (2.83%) Support Analyst
20 74 (2.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (17.21%) HTML
2 407 (14.78%) CSS
3 369 (13.40%) .NET
4 259 (9.40%) REST
5 227 (8.24%) React
6 214 (7.77%) Node.js
7 212 (7.70%) RESTful
8 192 (6.97%) JSON
9 179 (6.50%) HTML5
10 177 (6.43%) React Native
11 174 (6.32%) Web Services
12 173 (6.28%) AngularJS
13 152 (5.52%) jQuery
14 147 (5.34%) ASP.NET
15 145 (5.27%) Spring
16 119 (4.32%) XML
17 112 (4.07%) iOS SDK
18 85 (3.09%) CSS3
19 83 (3.01%) Vue.js
20 79 (2.87%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 903 (32.79%) Mobile App
2 478 (17.36%) User Experience
3 137 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
4 127 (4.61%) Self-Motivation
5 113 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
7 61 (2.21%) Smartphone
8 57 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 47 (1.71%) Driving Licence
10 43 (1.56%) Social Media
11 40 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (1.20%) Animation
12 33 (1.20%) iPhone
13 32 (1.16%) Cloud Native
14 27 (0.98%) Data Centre
14 27 (0.98%) iPad
15 26 (0.94%) Blackberry
16 22 (0.80%) Cybercrime
17 21 (0.76%) Algorithms
18 20 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2,072 (75.24%) Android
2 634 (23.02%) Windows
3 278 (10.09%) Linux
4 248 (9.01%) Windows 10
5 131 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 125 (4.54%) Windows 7
7 107 (3.89%) Mac OS
8 86 (3.12%) Mac OS X
9 77 (2.80%) Unix
10 42 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 23 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (0.69%) CentOS
14 16 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
15 13 (0.47%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.33%) Debian
16 9 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.29%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.18%) FreeRTOS
18 5 (0.18%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,111 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 940 (34.13%) iOS Development
3 570 (20.70%) Mobile Development
4 557 (20.23%) Android Development
5 371 (13.47%) Software Engineering
6 346 (12.56%) Test Automation
7 344 (12.49%) Scrum
8 329 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
9 286 (10.38%) TDD
10 241 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 228 (8.28%) MVC
12 223 (8.10%) OO
13 206 (7.48%) Mobile Application Development
14 196 (7.12%) DevOps
15 192 (6.97%) BDD
16 181 (6.57%) Web Development
17 167 (6.06%) Microservices
17 167 (6.06%) OOP
18 163 (5.92%) Fintech
19 156 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 658 (23.89%) JavaScript
2 621 (22.55%) Apple Swift
3 617 (22.40%) Java
4 501 (18.19%) C#
5 480 (17.43%) Objective-C
6 303 (11.00%) SQL
7 226 (8.21%) Python
8 195 (7.08%) Kotlin
9 172 (6.25%) PHP
10 152 (5.52%) C++
11 128 (4.65%) C
12 122 (4.43%) Ruby
13 55 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 50 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 46 (1.67%) ES6
16 38 (1.38%) TypeScript
17 35 (1.27%) Java 8
18 29 (1.05%) VB.NET
19 26 (0.94%) Go
20 20 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 248 (9.01%) Degree
2 96 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 83 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 54 (1.96%) CISSP
6 49 (1.78%) SANS
7 46 (1.67%) A+ Certification
8 44 (1.60%) MCSE
8 44 (1.60%) Network+ Certification
9 43 (1.56%) CCNA
9 43 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
10 42 (1.53%) GIAC
11 40 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
12 39 (1.42%) Linux+ Certification
12 39 (1.42%) SSCP
13 30 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 29 (1.05%) ISTQB
15 27 (0.98%) SC Cleared
16 15 (0.54%) ISEB
17 14 (0.51%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (10.06%) QA
2 70 (2.54%) SLA
3 26 (0.94%) GDPR
4 15 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.11%) PMO
8 2 (0.073%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.073%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.073%) ITGC
8 2 (0.073%) NIST
8 2 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 242 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 190 (6.90%) Docker
3 55 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.44%) Firmware
5 12 (0.44%) XenDesktop
6 11 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.18%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.18%) vSphere
9 5 (0.18%) XenApp
10 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.036%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 105 (3.81%) Kubernetes
1 105 (3.81%) SCCM
2 35 (1.27%) Ansible
2 35 (1.27%) Terraform
3 32 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 30 (1.09%) Puppet
5 29 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.69%) HP ALM
7 17 (0.62%) Prometheus
7 17 (0.62%) WSUS
8 16 (0.58%) Grafana
8 16 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 15 (0.54%) Mesos
10 14 (0.51%) AirWatch
10 14 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
11 12 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.33%) Kibana
12 9 (0.33%) Packer
13 8 (0.29%) logstash
14 6 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 378 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 285 (10.35%) Apple
3 185 (6.72%) Google
4 177 (6.43%) Xamarin
5 71 (2.58%) Adobe
5 71 (2.58%) VMware
6 62 (2.25%) Oracle
7 61 (2.21%) ServiceNow
8 56 (2.03%) HP
9 52 (1.89%) Citrix
10 38 (1.38%) WorldPay
11 29 (1.05%) Dell
12 26 (0.94%) SAP
13 24 (0.87%) iManage
13 24 (0.87%) Sony
14 21 (0.76%) Atlassian
15 16 (0.58%) Dynatrace
15 16 (0.58%) Facebook
16 12 (0.44%) Lotus
17 11 (0.40%) TIBCO