Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 169 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 1,820 2,000 2,897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.01% 2.09% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.58% 9.91% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,432 1,558 2,160
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £43,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 17,210 20,178 33,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.02% 21.13% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13,627 16,488 26,875
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the UK

Apple iOS
Top 18 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 18 May 2021. 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 +7 1,618 £57,500 +4.55% 351
London -3 839 £65,000 +4.00% 148
UK excluding London -12 836 £50,000 +5.26% 226
Work from Home -28 455 £57,500 -4.17% 98
South East +3 297 £55,000 -4.35% 36
North of England -37 169 £50,000 +17.65% 74
South West +14 120 £47,500 +11.76% 34
Midlands +13 101 £37,500 - 33
North West -15 95 £45,000 - 50
Scotland -33 75 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Yorkshire -28 67 £51,250 +20.59% 11
West Midlands +18 64 £38,750 +3.33% 18
East of England +8 43 £53,750 +13.16% 26
East Midlands -10 35 £35,000 -9.68% 15
Wales +13 29 £45,000 +16.13% 11
North East -15 9 £52,500 +50.00% 13
Northern Ireland -5 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 1,444 (79.34%) Android
2 856 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
3 699 (38.41%) Mobile App
4 694 (38.13%) iOS Development
5 501 (27.53%) JavaScript
6 479 (26.32%) Mobile Development
7 458 (25.16%) Apple Swift
8 453 (24.89%) Android Development
9 358 (19.67%) React Native
10 354 (19.45%) Git (software)
11 343 (18.85%) Social Skills
12 322 (17.69%) Java
13 307 (16.87%) User Experience
14 273 (15.00%) C#
15 265 (14.56%) HTML
16 263 (14.45%) Software Engineering
17 256 (14.07%) CSS
18 241 (13.24%) Objective-C
19 236 (12.97%) Windows
20 233 (12.80%) React
21 228 (12.53%) AWS
22 204 (11.21%) Microsoft
23 201 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
24 198 (10.88%) Azure
24 198 (10.88%) Test Automation
25 193 (10.60%) Mobile Application Development
25 193 (10.60%) .NET
26 192 (10.55%) JIRA
27 189 (10.38%) SQL
28 186 (10.22%) Scrum

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 84 (4.62%) Confluence
2 43 (2.36%) CMS
3 35 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 30 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (1.37%) MS Exchange
6 24 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.10%) WordPress
8 14 (0.77%) Drupal
8 14 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.66%) Headless CMS
10 9 (0.49%) Apache
10 9 (0.49%) IIS
11 7 (0.38%) nginx
11 7 (0.38%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.33%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.27%) JBoss
13 5 (0.27%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.11%) Site Server
Applications
1 71 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (2.80%) Figma
3 40 (2.20%) Sketch
4 20 (1.10%) Adobe XD
5 18 (0.99%) InVision
6 10 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.33%) Camtasia
8 5 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.27%) Simulink
8 5 (0.27%) Zeplin
9 3 (0.16%) Marvel
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (0.16%) UXPin
10 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.055%) InDesign
11 1 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (0.88%) Magento
2 13 (0.71%) Shopify
3 12 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.055%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.055%) Relativity
4 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.055%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.055%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 228 (12.53%) AWS
2 198 (10.88%) Azure
3 113 (6.21%) Microsoft 365
3 113 (6.21%) SaaS
4 97 (5.33%) Firebase
5 76 (4.18%) GCP
6 53 (2.91%) GitHub
7 52 (2.86%) Google Play
8 51 (2.80%) Serverless
9 35 (1.92%) Amazon S3
10 34 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
11 31 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 29 (1.59%) PaaS
13 22 (1.21%) npm
14 21 (1.15%) Bitrise
15 18 (0.99%) BrowserStack
16 17 (0.93%) Google Analytics
17 16 (0.88%) OneDrive
18 14 (0.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.58%) Internet
2 29 (1.59%) DNS
3 28 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.43%) Bluetooth
5 23 (1.26%) Wireshark
6 21 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (1.04%) Firewall
8 18 (0.99%) VoIP
8 18 (0.99%) VPN
8 18 (0.99%) Wireless
9 17 (0.93%) DHCP
10 12 (0.66%) Broadband
11 11 (0.60%) Skype
12 10 (0.55%) HTTP
13 9 (0.49%) LAN
14 7 (0.38%) Network Security
15 6 (0.33%) IP Telephony
15 6 (0.33%) NFC
15 6 (0.33%) VLAN
15 6 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (5.60%) MySQL
2 82 (4.51%) NoSQL
3 75 (4.12%) SQL Server
4 54 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 28 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
6 28 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (0.71%) SQLite
11 12 (0.66%) Power BI
12 11 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.60%) Redis
13 7 (0.38%) BigQuery
14 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.22%) Data Lake
16 3 (0.16%) Big Data
16 3 (0.16%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 354 (19.45%) Git (software)
2 192 (10.55%) JIRA
3 87 (4.78%) Xcode
4 86 (4.73%) Jenkins
5 55 (3.02%) Bitbucket
5 55 (3.02%) Postman
5 55 (3.02%) Selenium
6 53 (2.91%) Appium
7 34 (1.87%) Android Studio
8 31 (1.70%) Cypress.io
9 30 (1.65%) Cucumber
10 29 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (1.43%) CocoaPods
12 25 (1.37%) Mercurial
13 24 (1.32%) webpack
14 21 (1.15%) Axure RP
14 21 (1.15%) CircleCI
14 21 (1.15%) fastlane
14 21 (1.15%) IDA Disassembler
15 20 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 343 (18.85%) Social Skills
2 163 (8.96%) Finance
3 137 (7.53%) Games
4 82 (4.51%) Retail
5 75 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (3.46%) Marketing
7 62 (3.41%) Banking
8 37 (2.03%) Electronics
9 26 (1.43%) Automotive
10 23 (1.26%) Publishing
11 20 (1.10%) Law
11 20 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.04%) Wearables
13 16 (0.88%) Advertising
14 15 (0.82%) Legal
15 11 (0.60%) Telecoms
16 10 (0.55%) Public Sector
17 9 (0.49%) Documentation Skills
18 7 (0.38%) Billing
18 7 (0.38%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 978 (53.74%) Developer
2 343 (18.85%) iOS Developer
3 247 (13.57%) Mobile Developer
4 209 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 144 (7.91%) React Developer
6 91 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 86 (4.73%) Software Engineer
8 84 (4.62%) Applications Developer
9 81 (4.45%) Lead Developer
10 77 (4.23%) Android Developer
11 72 (3.96%) Designer
12 69 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
13 68 (3.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 58 (3.19%) Analyst
15 57 (3.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 54 (2.97%) Software Developer
17 49 (2.69%) iOS Android Developer
18 48 (2.64%) Tester
19 46 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
20 44 (2.42%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (19.67%) React Native
2 265 (14.56%) HTML
3 256 (14.07%) CSS
4 233 (12.80%) React
5 193 (10.60%) .NET
6 186 (10.22%) RESTful
7 173 (9.51%) REST
8 162 (8.90%) Node.js
9 154 (8.46%) AngularJS
10 107 (5.88%) HTML5
11 105 (5.77%) Web Services
12 96 (5.27%) JSON
13 89 (4.89%) Redux
14 72 (3.96%) CSS3
15 65 (3.57%) Core Data
16 59 (3.24%) ASP.NET
17 56 (3.08%) GraphQL
18 55 (3.02%) iOS SDK
19 52 (2.86%) Jest
20 50 (2.75%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 699 (38.41%) Mobile App
2 307 (16.87%) User Experience
3 81 (4.45%) Greenfield Project
3 81 (4.45%) Self-Motivation
4 54 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
5 24 (1.32%) EPoS
5 24 (1.32%) Internet of Things
5 24 (1.32%) iPad
5 24 (1.32%) Social Media
6 20 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.10%) Wiki
7 19 (1.04%) Animation
8 18 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
10 15 (0.82%) Public Cloud
11 14 (0.77%) NHS
12 13 (0.71%) Cloud Native
12 13 (0.71%) Mobile Games
13 12 (0.66%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1,444 (79.34%) Android
2 236 (12.97%) Windows
3 129 (7.09%) Linux
4 84 (4.62%) Windows 10
5 52 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 46 (2.53%) Mac OS
7 25 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (1.32%) Unix
8 24 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 19 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
11 15 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.33%) tvOS
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.11%) watchOS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.055%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 856 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 694 (38.13%) iOS Development
3 479 (26.32%) Mobile Development
4 453 (24.89%) Android Development
5 263 (14.45%) Software Engineering
6 201 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
7 198 (10.88%) Test Automation
8 193 (10.60%) Mobile Application Development
9 186 (10.22%) Scrum
10 171 (9.40%) TDD
11 166 (9.12%) DevOps
12 163 (8.96%) OO
13 150 (8.24%) E-Commerce
14 143 (7.86%) Fintech
15 135 (7.42%) Mentoring
16 132 (7.25%) Unit Testing
17 125 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
18 121 (6.65%) Computer Science
19 110 (6.04%) OOP
20 109 (5.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 501 (27.53%) JavaScript
2 458 (25.16%) Apple Swift
3 322 (17.69%) Java
4 273 (15.00%) C#
5 241 (13.24%) Objective-C
6 189 (10.38%) SQL
7 182 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 164 (9.01%) Python
9 135 (7.42%) Kotlin
10 108 (5.93%) C++
11 105 (5.77%) PHP
12 67 (3.68%) C
13 51 (2.80%) ES6
14 37 (2.03%) Ruby
15 30 (1.65%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.54%) Scala
17 18 (0.99%) Go
18 17 (0.93%) Java 8
18 17 (0.93%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 185 (10.16%) Degree
2 74 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.88%) DBS Check
6 13 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.60%) A+ Certification
8 9 (0.49%) CISSP
9 8 (0.44%) CCSA
9 8 (0.44%) ISSAP
10 7 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.33%) MCDST
11 6 (0.33%) MOS
12 5 (0.27%) CCNA
12 5 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.27%) HNC
12 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.27%) MCP
12 5 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (10.16%) QA
2 25 (1.37%) SLA
3 16 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.44%) GDPR
5 5 (0.27%) MISRA
5 5 (0.27%) WCAG
6 3 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.11%) GLBA
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) NIST
7 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.055%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.055%) PMO
System Software
1 127 (6.98%) Docker
2 103 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 49 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.26%) Firmware
5 20 (1.10%) VirtualBox
6 14 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.49%) BitLocker
8 9 (0.49%) vSphere
9 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 65 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 51 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
3 44 (2.42%) SCCM
4 35 (1.92%) Terraform
5 22 (1.21%) Ansible
6 11 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
7 10 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.16%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.16%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.16%) SCOM
10 2 (0.11%) Grafana
10 2 (0.11%) Istio
10 2 (0.11%) Kibana
10 2 (0.11%) Nmap
10 2 (0.11%) Opsgenie
11 1 (0.055%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.055%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.055%) WSUS
Vendors
1 204 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 163 (8.96%) Apple
3 143 (7.86%) Xamarin
4 132 (7.25%) Google
5 65 (3.57%) VMware
6 40 (2.20%) Adobe
7 30 (1.65%) Atlassian
7 30 (1.65%) Citrix
8 19 (1.04%) SAP
9 17 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 16 (0.88%) Oracle
11 14 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 13 (0.71%) HP
13 12 (0.66%) hybris
14 11 (0.60%) MobileIron
14 11 (0.60%) Samsung
15 10 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.44%) Dell
16 8 (0.44%) Kony
16 8 (0.44%) Meraki