Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 163 178
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 1,048 2,802 3,195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.09% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.78% 9.17% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 2,323 2,562
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
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 11,939 30,553 37,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.22% 22.76% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9,934 24,341 29,897
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.22% +2.50%

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 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 17 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 2 December 2020. 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 -23 934 £55,000 +10.00% 254
UK excluding London -5 564 £50,000 +5.26% 185
London -15 431 £65,000 +8.33% 90
Work from Home +47 248 £57,500 +9.52% 54
South East +5 173 £52,500 +10.53% 31
North of England +14 164 £50,000 +11.11% 71
North West -1 78 £50,000 +5.26% 39
South West +5 65 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Yorkshire +44 64 £47,500 +18.75% 21
Scotland -2 62 £51,250 +2.50% 17
Midlands +29 41 £42,250 -6.11% 27
East of England +8 41 £60,000 +4.35% 10
West Midlands +56 29 £47,500 +18.75% 18
North East +24 22 £35,000 - 11
Wales +41 16 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +22 12 £37,500 -16.67% 9
Northern Ireland +14 2 £90,000 +227.27% 1

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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.

1 854 (81.49%) Android
2 443 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (37.69%) iOS Development
4 384 (36.64%) Mobile App
5 321 (30.63%) Apple Swift
6 294 (28.05%) Java
7 284 (27.10%) JavaScript
7 284 (27.10%) Mobile Development
8 279 (26.62%) Android Development
9 209 (19.94%) Objective-C
10 195 (18.61%) React Native
11 191 (18.23%) Git (software)
12 158 (15.08%) User Experience
13 152 (14.50%) Kotlin
14 147 (14.03%) Test Automation
14 147 (14.03%) HTML
15 145 (13.84%) CSS
16 144 (13.74%) C#
16 144 (13.74%) Software Engineering
17 142 (13.55%) QA
18 137 (13.07%) TDD
19 130 (12.40%) Xamarin
20 128 (12.21%) RESTful
21 127 (12.12%) OO
22 126 (12.02%) .NET
23 120 (11.45%) AWS
24 118 (11.26%) Scrum
25 115 (10.97%) Azure
26 105 (10.02%) React
27 103 (9.83%) Unit Testing

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 42 (4.01%) CMS
2 27 (2.58%) WordPress
3 24 (2.29%) Confluence
3 24 (2.29%) Joomla!
4 23 (2.19%) Headless CMS
5 13 (1.24%) Umbraco
6 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
6 7 (0.67%) nginx
7 5 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.29%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.19%) Apache
10 2 (0.19%) IIS
11 1 (0.095%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.095%) Drupal
11 1 (0.095%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.095%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.095%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.095%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.095%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (3.63%) Sketch
2 26 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (2.10%) InVision
4 21 (2.00%) Figma
5 12 (1.15%) Adobe XD
6 8 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.76%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.67%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (0.19%) Maya
11 2 (0.19%) MODO
11 2 (0.19%) Mudbox
11 2 (0.19%) ZBrush
12 1 (0.095%) InDesign
12 1 (0.095%) Marvel
12 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.095%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 16 (1.53%) Magento
2 15 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.48%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 120 (11.45%) AWS
2 115 (10.97%) Azure
3 44 (4.20%) Firebase
4 42 (4.01%) GCP
5 37 (3.53%) Serverless
6 36 (3.44%) GitHub
7 33 (3.15%) Office 365
7 33 (3.15%) SaaS
8 30 (2.86%) Google Play
9 25 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (2.10%) BrowserStack
11 14 (1.34%) PaaS
12 12 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (1.15%) Google Analytics
12 12 (1.15%) iTunes
13 11 (1.05%) Azure Functions
14 10 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 10 (0.95%) npm
15 9 (0.86%) Heroku
16 7 (0.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.62%) Bluetooth
2 16 (1.53%) Internet
3 15 (1.43%) Wireless
4 11 (1.05%) LAN
4 11 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (0.95%) Firewall
5 10 (0.95%) HTTP
5 10 (0.95%) VPN
5 10 (0.95%) WAN
6 8 (0.76%) ADSL
6 8 (0.76%) Ethernet
6 8 (0.76%) IMAP
6 8 (0.76%) MPLS
6 8 (0.76%) VDSL
7 5 (0.48%) DNS
7 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.38%) VoIP
9 3 (0.29%) Broadband
9 3 (0.29%) DHCP
9 3 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.39%) MySQL
2 49 (4.68%) SQL Server
3 30 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 27 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 18 (1.72%) Redis
6 8 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.67%) Couchbase
8 6 (0.57%) Big Data
9 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.48%) Power BI
9 5 (0.48%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.29%) ActiveReports
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.29%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.29%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.29%) Looker
11 3 (0.29%) Mixpanel
11 3 (0.29%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 191 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 95 (9.06%) Xcode
3 94 (8.97%) JIRA
4 78 (7.44%) Jenkins
5 75 (7.16%) Appium
6 69 (6.58%) Android Studio
7 51 (4.87%) Selenium
8 39 (3.72%) Postman
9 29 (2.77%) Cucumber
10 25 (2.39%) Bitbucket
10 25 (2.39%) CocoaPods
11 21 (2.00%) Calabash
12 20 (1.91%) webpack
13 15 (1.43%) fastlane
13 15 (1.43%) NUnit
14 14 (1.34%) CircleCI
15 12 (1.15%) Gradle
16 11 (1.05%) Babel
16 11 (1.05%) Liquibase
17 10 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 95 (9.06%) Finance
2 44 (4.20%) Banking
2 44 (4.20%) Games
3 38 (3.63%) Marketing
4 34 (3.24%) Retail
5 22 (2.10%) Law
6 19 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (1.53%) Advertising
8 14 (1.34%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.24%) Public Sector
10 11 (1.05%) Automotive
11 10 (0.95%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.76%) Electronics
13 6 (0.57%) French Language
14 5 (0.48%) Digital Economy
15 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 4 (0.38%) Publishing
16 3 (0.29%) Back Office
16 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 613 (58.49%) Developer
2 191 (18.23%) iOS Developer
3 184 (17.56%) Mobile Developer
4 112 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 84 (8.02%) Android Developer
6 53 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 52 (4.96%) Applications Developer
8 49 (4.68%) Lead Developer
9 47 (4.48%) iOS Android Developer
10 45 (4.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 42 (4.01%) React Developer
12 41 (3.91%) PHP Developer
13 37 (3.53%) Designer
13 37 (3.53%) Xamarin Developer
14 36 (3.44%) Analyst
14 36 (3.44%) Senior iOS Developer
14 36 (3.44%) Software Developer
15 35 (3.34%) QA Engineer
16 32 (3.05%) C# Developer
16 32 (3.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (18.61%) React Native
2 147 (14.03%) HTML
3 145 (13.84%) CSS
4 128 (12.21%) RESTful
5 126 (12.02%) .NET
6 105 (10.02%) React
7 80 (7.63%) AngularJS
8 79 (7.54%) REST
9 75 (7.16%) JSON
10 61 (5.82%) Node.js
11 56 (5.34%) HTML5
12 54 (5.15%) Flutter
12 54 (5.15%) jQuery
13 44 (4.20%) Web Services
14 43 (4.10%) iOS SDK
15 42 (4.01%) XML
16 40 (3.82%) Core Data
17 36 (3.44%) CSS3
18 31 (2.96%) Spring
18 31 (2.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 384 (36.64%) Mobile App
2 158 (15.08%) User Experience
3 53 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (3.15%) Algorithms
5 31 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (2.39%) Animation
7 23 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (2.10%) Social Media
9 19 (1.81%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.53%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.43%) Mobile Games
12 13 (1.24%) Cloud Native
12 13 (1.24%) Internet of Things
12 13 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.15%) Blog
14 11 (1.05%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
16 8 (0.76%) Smartphone
17 7 (0.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 854 (81.49%) Android
2 94 (8.97%) Windows
3 50 (4.77%) Linux
4 31 (2.96%) Windows 10
5 17 (1.62%) Windows Server
6 16 (1.53%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.38%) Android TV
11 4 (0.38%) MVS
11 4 (0.38%) tvOS
12 3 (0.29%) VMS
13 2 (0.19%) CentOS
13 2 (0.19%) Robot Operating System
13 2 (0.19%) Unix
14 1 (0.095%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (37.69%) iOS Development
3 284 (27.10%) Mobile Development
4 279 (26.62%) Android Development
5 147 (14.03%) Test Automation
6 144 (13.74%) Software Engineering
7 137 (13.07%) TDD
8 127 (12.12%) OO
9 118 (11.26%) Scrum
10 103 (9.83%) Unit Testing
11 90 (8.59%) DevOps
12 89 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
13 87 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
14 80 (7.63%) BDD
15 78 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (6.58%) Microservices
17 66 (6.30%) Web Development
18 65 (6.20%) Mentoring
19 63 (6.01%) Computer Science
20 60 (5.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 321 (30.63%) Apple Swift
2 294 (28.05%) Java
3 284 (27.10%) JavaScript
4 209 (19.94%) Objective-C
5 152 (14.50%) Kotlin
6 144 (13.74%) C#
7 92 (8.78%) PHP
8 87 (8.30%) SQL
9 86 (8.21%) Python
10 55 (5.25%) C++
11 48 (4.58%) TypeScript
12 46 (4.39%) Ruby
13 24 (2.29%) C
14 20 (1.91%) Java 8
15 17 (1.62%) Go
16 14 (1.34%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.24%) ES6
18 8 (0.76%) PowerShell
19 6 (0.57%) VB
19 6 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 101 (9.64%) Degree
2 33 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.05%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.67%) ISEB
4 7 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.29%) MCSA
8 2 (0.19%) CISSP
8 2 (0.19%) MCP
9 1 (0.095%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.095%) CEH
9 1 (0.095%) CISM
9 1 (0.095%) GIAC
9 1 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.095%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.095%) OSCP
9 1 (0.095%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (13.55%) QA
2 22 (2.10%) SLA
3 8 (0.76%) GDPR
4 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) PMO
7 1 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.095%) NIST
System Software
1 37 (3.53%) Docker
2 36 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.05%) Firmware
5 4 (0.38%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.19%) XenApp
7 1 (0.095%) Varnish
7 1 (0.095%) vSphere
7 1 (0.095%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.67%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.95%) Kibana
3 9 (0.86%) SCCM
4 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.67%) Terraform
6 5 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.29%) Ansible
7 3 (0.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.19%) Grafana
8 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.095%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.095%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.095%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.095%) Packer
9 1 (0.095%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.095%) Puppet
Vendors
1 130 (12.40%) Xamarin
2 90 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 84 (8.02%) Google
4 76 (7.25%) Apple
5 33 (3.15%) Adobe
6 17 (1.62%) VMware
7 11 (1.05%) Citrix
8 7 (0.67%) Meraki
8 7 (0.67%) ServiceNow
8 7 (0.67%) Splunk
9 6 (0.57%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.57%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.57%) Facebook
9 6 (0.57%) Oracle
9 6 (0.57%) Zend
10 5 (0.48%) ArcSight
10 5 (0.48%) LogRhythm
11 4 (0.38%) NVIDIA
11 4 (0.38%) Perfecto Mobile
11 4 (0.38%) Twitter