Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 165 150
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3,384 3,577 4,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 2.10% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.12% 8.69% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,809 3,124 4,127
UK 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 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

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 41,664 41,165 53,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.56% 24.22% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33,983 34,679 44,997
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -17 3,175 £50,000 +11.11% 633
UK excluding London -9 1,835 £42,500 +8.97% 371
London -20 1,509 £60,000 +4.35% 288
North of England +12 463 £42,500 +6.25% 134
South East -33 409 £41,500 +3.75% 64
East of England +57 356 £45,000 +12.50% 46
North West -11 293 £42,500 +6.25% 84
South West -14 238 £45,000 +12.50% 50
Midlands -77 197 £32,500 -7.14% 51
West Midlands -94 115 £32,500 -7.14% 18
Yorkshire +15 109 £42,500 +11.84% 39
Scotland -48 100 £47,500 +5.56% 21
East Midlands +3 82 £30,000 -14.29% 33
Wales +31 69 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North East -3 61 £43,750 +94.44% 11
Northern Ireland +5 5 £45,000 -5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 2,368 (69.98%) Android
2 1,509 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1,338 (39.54%) iOS Development
4 1,033 (30.53%) Mobile App
5 945 (27.93%) JavaScript
6 836 (24.70%) Java
7 780 (23.05%) Apple Swift
8 778 (22.99%) Objective-C
9 725 (21.42%) Android Development
10 682 (20.15%) Windows
11 679 (20.07%) User Experience
12 678 (20.04%) HTML
13 634 (18.74%) Mobile Development
14 632 (18.68%) C#
15 607 (17.94%) .NET
16 588 (17.38%) CSS
17 572 (16.90%) TDD
18 550 (16.25%) Test Automation
19 535 (15.81%) Finance
20 517 (15.28%) Git (software)
21 486 (14.36%) Software Engineering
21 486 (14.36%) SQL
22 481 (14.21%) Scrum
23 418 (12.35%) Microsoft
24 404 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
25 403 (11.91%) Apple
25 403 (11.91%) AngularJS
26 395 (11.67%) Web Services
27 384 (11.35%) MVC
28 370 (10.93%) 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 87 (2.57%) CMS
2 64 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 59 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 55 (1.63%) Skype for Business
5 51 (1.51%) Confluence
6 41 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 27 (0.80%) IIS
9 26 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 22 (0.65%) Apache
12 21 (0.62%) WordPress
13 15 (0.44%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.44%) Drupal
14 14 (0.41%) Ethereum
14 14 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 13 (0.38%) Alfresco
15 13 (0.38%) nginx
16 12 (0.35%) JBoss
17 10 (0.30%) Marvel
Applications
1 149 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (1.00%) InVision
5 30 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.24%) GIMP
11 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.12%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.12%) Mingle
13 4 (0.12%) UserZoom
14 3 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.059%) Blender
15 2 (0.059%) FreeHand
16 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.030%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 9 (0.27%) BASE24
4 9 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.18%) Movex
6 5 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
6 5 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.15%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.15%) SAP PM
6 5 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.059%) Postilion
8 2 (0.059%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.030%) Advent Moxy
9 1 (0.030%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.030%) Ripple
9 1 (0.030%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 315 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (4.82%) Office 365
4 117 (3.46%) GitHub
5 101 (2.98%) SaaS
6 45 (1.33%) OpenShift
7 40 (1.18%) IaaS
8 38 (1.12%) PaaS
9 33 (0.98%) Google Play
10 28 (0.83%) Firebase
11 26 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
12 23 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
13 21 (0.62%) iTunes
13 21 (0.62%) Serverless
14 20 (0.59%) Amazon S3
14 20 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 20 (0.59%) Trello
15 19 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (0.56%) Slack
16 18 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.93%) Wireless
2 95 (2.81%) TCP/IP
3 76 (2.25%) Firewall
4 67 (1.98%) DNS
5 65 (1.92%) Internet
6 63 (1.86%) Skype
7 61 (1.80%) VPN
8 54 (1.60%) LAN
8 54 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
9 50 (1.48%) DHCP
10 43 (1.27%) HTTP
11 35 (1.03%) WAN
12 30 (0.89%) VoIP
13 28 (0.83%) Unified Communications
14 24 (0.71%) Bluetooth
15 21 (0.62%) SMS
16 19 (0.56%) Intranet
17 17 (0.50%) Network Security
17 17 (0.50%) WLAN
18 15 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 174 (5.14%) MySQL
3 170 (5.02%) NoSQL
4 94 (2.78%) Big Data
5 92 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
6 86 (2.54%) MongoDB
7 75 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 66 (1.95%) Relational Database
9 56 (1.65%) Blockchain
10 37 (1.09%) SQLite
11 24 (0.71%) GIS
11 24 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 24 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (0.44%) RDBMS
14 15 (0.44%) Redis
15 12 (0.35%) Apache Hive
16 11 (0.33%) Geospatial Data
17 10 (0.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 517 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 295 (8.72%) Xcode
3 276 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 261 (7.71%) JIRA
5 209 (6.18%) Selenium
6 187 (5.53%) Cucumber
7 132 (3.90%) CocoaPods
8 131 (3.87%) Appium
9 111 (3.28%) Subversion
10 90 (2.66%) Bitbucket
11 87 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 79 (2.33%) Calabash
13 77 (2.28%) JUnit
14 71 (2.10%) Visual Studio
15 70 (2.07%) Gradle
16 69 (2.04%) Maven
17 64 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
18 63 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
19 52 (1.54%) WebDriver
20 48 (1.42%) Android Studio
General
1 535 (15.81%) Finance
2 202 (5.97%) Retail
3 196 (5.79%) Games
4 146 (4.31%) Banking
5 138 (4.08%) Marketing
6 95 (2.81%) Advertising
7 74 (2.19%) Electronics
8 58 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 52 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 50 (1.48%) Law
11 48 (1.42%) Legal
12 46 (1.36%) Publishing
13 18 (0.53%) Automotive
14 17 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.44%) French Language
16 14 (0.41%) Billing
17 10 (0.30%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.27%) Back Office
19 7 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
19 7 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,807 (53.40%) Developer
2 793 (23.43%) iOS Developer
3 299 (8.84%) Senior Developer
4 241 (7.12%) Mobile Developer
5 216 (6.38%) Android Developer
6 207 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 187 (5.53%) .NET Developer
8 176 (5.20%) Applications Developer
8 176 (5.20%) Tester
9 167 (4.93%) C# Developer
10 165 (4.88%) Analyst
11 158 (4.67%) Java Developer
12 151 (4.46%) Software Developer
13 132 (3.90%) Senior iOS Developer
14 122 (3.61%) Designer
15 111 (3.28%) iOS Android Developer
16 103 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
16 103 (3.04%) Junior
17 102 (3.01%) Architect
17 102 (3.01%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (20.04%) HTML
2 607 (17.94%) .NET
3 588 (17.38%) CSS
4 403 (11.91%) AngularJS
5 395 (11.67%) Web Services
6 362 (10.70%) RESTful
7 301 (8.89%) ASP.NET
8 300 (8.87%) HTML5
9 257 (7.59%) React
10 238 (7.03%) REST
11 227 (6.71%) jQuery
12 220 (6.50%) iOS SDK
13 212 (6.26%) React Native
14 200 (5.91%) Node.js
15 177 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 176 (5.20%) JSON
17 145 (4.28%) Spring
18 141 (4.17%) .NET Framework
19 139 (4.11%) CSS3
20 121 (3.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,033 (30.53%) Mobile App
2 679 (20.07%) User Experience
3 255 (7.54%) Fintech
4 231 (6.83%) Computer Science
5 212 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
6 158 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
7 140 (4.14%) iPhone
8 112 (3.31%) iPad
9 86 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
10 84 (2.48%) Smartphone
11 58 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
12 55 (1.63%) Management Information System
13 54 (1.60%) Private Cloud
14 53 (1.57%) Blackberry
15 51 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 51 (1.51%) Online Games
16 46 (1.36%) Social Media
17 44 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 33 (0.98%) Data Structures
18 33 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2,368 (69.98%) Android
2 682 (20.15%) Windows
3 286 (8.45%) Linux
4 166 (4.91%) Windows 7
5 139 (4.11%) Mac OS X
6 136 (4.02%) Windows 10
7 103 (3.04%) Windows Server
8 89 (2.63%) Unix
9 69 (2.04%) Mac OS
10 59 (1.74%) Windows Phone
11 58 (1.71%) Windows 8
12 52 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
13 47 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 39 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (1.00%) Nucleus RTOS
16 25 (0.74%) Windows XP
17 18 (0.53%) CoreOS
18 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.15%) SUSE
20 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,509 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1,338 (39.54%) iOS Development
3 725 (21.42%) Android Development
4 634 (18.74%) Mobile Development
5 572 (16.90%) TDD
6 550 (16.25%) Test Automation
7 486 (14.36%) Software Engineering
8 481 (14.21%) Scrum
9 404 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
10 384 (11.35%) MVC
11 348 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
12 334 (9.87%) BDD
13 333 (9.84%) OO
14 329 (9.72%) Web Development
15 239 (7.06%) DevOps
16 225 (6.65%) E-Commerce
17 199 (5.88%) Mentoring
17 199 (5.88%) Unit Testing
18 183 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
19 160 (4.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 945 (27.93%) JavaScript
2 836 (24.70%) Java
3 780 (23.05%) Apple Swift
4 778 (22.99%) Objective-C
5 632 (18.68%) C#
6 486 (14.36%) SQL
7 289 (8.54%) C++
8 258 (7.62%) PHP
8 258 (7.62%) Python
9 166 (4.91%) Ruby
10 124 (3.66%) C
11 67 (1.98%) Scala
12 64 (1.89%) Java 8
13 61 (1.80%) Kotlin
14 49 (1.45%) ES6
15 40 (1.18%) Bash Shell
16 35 (1.03%) TypeScript
17 34 (1.00%) PowerShell
18 28 (0.83%) T-SQL
19 27 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 352 (10.40%) Degree
2 96 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 35 (1.03%) CISSP
6 33 (0.98%) CREST Certified
7 31 (0.92%) MCP
8 27 (0.80%) MCSE
9 26 (0.77%) CISM
9 26 (0.77%) ISTQB
10 20 (0.59%) SANS
10 20 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 17 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 17 (0.50%) MCITP
11 17 (0.50%) MCSA
12 16 (0.47%) A+ Certification
12 16 (0.47%) OSCP
13 14 (0.41%) ISEB
14 12 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.35%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (10.93%) QA
2 58 (1.71%) SLA
3 51 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 31 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 16 (0.47%) GDPR
7 9 (0.27%) WCAG
8 7 (0.21%) PSD2
8 7 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.18%) COSHH
10 5 (0.15%) GMP
10 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.15%) PMO
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.089%) MiFID
13 2 (0.059%) COBIT
13 2 (0.059%) GCP
13 2 (0.059%) ISO 13485
14 1 (0.030%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.030%) TickIT
System Software
1 212 (6.26%) Active Directory
2 151 (4.46%) Docker
3 61 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.62%) vSphere
6 16 (0.47%) Firmware
7 14 (0.41%) XenApp
8 13 (0.38%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.059%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.030%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.030%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.030%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (1.74%) SCCM
2 38 (1.12%) Puppet
3 36 (1.06%) Ansible
4 26 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.56%) AirWatch
5 19 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
6 18 (0.53%) Prometheus
7 15 (0.44%) HockeyApp
8 13 (0.38%) HP ALM
9 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (0.27%) Kibana
10 9 (0.27%) Salt
11 8 (0.24%) logstash
11 8 (0.24%) WSUS
12 7 (0.21%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.15%) IBM BigFix
13 5 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.12%) Grafana
14 4 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 418 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 403 (11.91%) Apple
3 307 (9.07%) Xamarin
4 190 (5.61%) Google
5 118 (3.49%) Adobe
6 82 (2.42%) VMware
6 82 (2.42%) WorldPay
7 65 (1.92%) Oracle
8 61 (1.80%) Facebook
9 58 (1.71%) Citrix
10 55 (1.63%) Atlassian
11 53 (1.57%) Sitecore
12 38 (1.12%) SAP
13 36 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (0.92%) MobileIron
15 29 (0.86%) HP
16 28 (0.83%) Twitter
17 25 (0.74%) Capita
17 25 (0.74%) Sony
18 22 (0.65%) IBM