Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 171 180
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,655 3,145 3,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.17% 2.09% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.79% 9.02% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,077 2,330 2,985
UK median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £78,750 £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 27,130 34,881 42,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.16% 23.16% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21,768 27,991 34,941
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,240 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.57% +5.00% +1.27%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 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 +9 2,449 £55,000 +10.00% 554
UK excluding London -6 1,313 £47,500 +11.76% 345
London +42 1,280 £60,000 -4.00% 243
South East +4 453 £50,000 +25.00% 81
North of England +44 330 £42,500 +8.28% 108
North West +22 183 £45,000 +28.57% 67
East of England +48 151 £57,500 +15.00% 38
South West -60 133 £42,500 -12.82% 34
Yorkshire +32 122 £42,500 - 32
Scotland +46 118 £51,000 +20.00% 20
Midlands -64 97 £42,500 - 51
West Midlands +16 57 £40,250 -5.29% 25
East Midlands -63 40 £42,500 - 26
Wales +6 32 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North East +15 25 £35,000 +75.00% 9
Northern Ireland +12 9 £27,500 -15.38% 5

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 1,955 (73.63%) Android
2 948 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 941 (35.44%) iOS Development
4 904 (34.05%) Mobile App
5 687 (25.88%) Java
6 677 (25.50%) Apple Swift
7 652 (24.56%) JavaScript
8 618 (23.28%) Android Development
9 596 (22.45%) Mobile Development
10 595 (22.41%) Windows
11 487 (18.34%) Objective-C
12 445 (16.76%) HTML
13 435 (16.38%) C#
14 432 (16.27%) User Experience
15 408 (15.37%) TDD
16 407 (15.33%) CSS
17 400 (15.07%) Software Engineering
18 396 (14.92%) Git (software)
19 362 (13.63%) Microsoft
20 342 (12.88%) Test Automation
21 340 (12.81%) .NET
22 329 (12.39%) AWS
23 316 (11.90%) Finance
24 310 (11.68%) Scrum
25 299 (11.26%) Kotlin
26 297 (11.19%) Apple
27 295 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
28 292 (11.00%) Linux
29 273 (10.28%) Degree
30 269 (10.13%) SQL

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 52 (1.96%) Confluence
2 49 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 48 (1.81%) Skype for Business
4 46 (1.73%) CMS
5 44 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (1.17%) IIS
8 26 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 22 (0.83%) WordPress
11 19 (0.72%) Apache
12 15 (0.56%) OpenStack
13 14 (0.53%) Drupal
14 12 (0.45%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.45%) Joomla!
15 11 (0.41%) Headless CMS
16 10 (0.38%) nginx
17 7 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
18 6 (0.23%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 165 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (2.03%) Sketch
3 43 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 35 (1.32%) InVision
5 31 (1.17%) Photoshop
6 28 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 20 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.56%) AutoCAD
10 13 (0.49%) Chatbot
11 10 (0.38%) Adobe XD
12 6 (0.23%) Figma
12 6 (0.23%) Zeplin
13 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.15%) Steinberg Cubase
14 3 (0.11%) InDesign
14 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 12 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.41%) Magento
3 10 (0.38%) GoldMine
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.075%) Eikon
7 1 (0.038%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.038%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.038%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.038%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 329 (12.39%) AWS
2 239 (9.00%) Office 365
3 189 (7.12%) Azure
4 123 (4.63%) GitHub
5 106 (3.99%) SaaS
6 60 (2.26%) GCP
7 42 (1.58%) Serverless
8 37 (1.39%) Google Play
9 36 (1.36%) Firebase
10 35 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
11 34 (1.28%) OneDrive
12 31 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 25 (0.94%) Amazon S3
14 24 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
15 22 (0.83%) Amazon ECS
15 22 (0.83%) npm
16 20 (0.75%) Google Analytics
17 19 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
18 16 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
19 15 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 92 (3.47%) DNS
3 86 (3.24%) Firewall
3 86 (3.24%) LAN
4 77 (2.90%) WAN
5 75 (2.82%) Skype
6 73 (2.75%) Internet
7 68 (2.56%) DHCP
8 61 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
9 42 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
10 40 (1.51%) Wireless
11 35 (1.32%) VPN
12 34 (1.28%) Broadband
13 32 (1.21%) VoIP
14 31 (1.17%) Wireshark
15 30 (1.13%) HTTP
16 29 (1.09%) Ethernet
17 25 (0.94%) Bluetooth
18 21 (0.79%) HTTPS
19 14 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 157 (5.91%) MySQL
3 71 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 54 (2.03%) MongoDB
6 35 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 27 (1.02%) Redis
8 24 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 22 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (0.79%) Big Data
11 19 (0.72%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.26%) Power BI
16 5 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.19%) RavenDB
16 5 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 396 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 222 (8.36%) Xcode
3 190 (7.16%) JIRA
4 130 (4.90%) Jenkins
5 118 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 113 (4.26%) Selenium
7 98 (3.69%) Android Studio
8 91 (3.43%) Maven
9 85 (3.20%) Appium
10 84 (3.16%) Bitbucket
11 63 (2.37%) Visual Studio
12 62 (2.34%) Gradle
13 54 (2.03%) Postman
14 43 (1.62%) Calabash
15 33 (1.24%) Subversion
16 31 (1.17%) Charles Proxy
17 30 (1.13%) git-flow
18 27 (1.02%) Eclipse
19 26 (0.98%) Ant
19 26 (0.98%) JUnit
General
1 316 (11.90%) Finance
2 191 (7.19%) Retail
3 118 (4.44%) Games
4 103 (3.88%) Banking
5 85 (3.20%) Marketing
6 44 (1.66%) Publishing
7 41 (1.54%) Law
8 35 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 32 (1.21%) Public Sector
10 29 (1.09%) Electronics
11 25 (0.94%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.83%) Back Office
13 19 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.56%) Advertising
15 11 (0.41%) Legal
16 9 (0.34%) French Language
17 7 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.23%) German Language
18 6 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,300 (48.96%) Developer
2 468 (17.63%) iOS Developer
3 291 (10.96%) Senior Developer
4 240 (9.04%) Mobile Developer
5 187 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 152 (5.73%) Analyst
7 148 (5.57%) Android Developer
8 133 (5.01%) Support Engineer
9 124 (4.67%) Software Developer
10 122 (4.60%) IT Support
11 117 (4.41%) Applications Developer
12 110 (4.14%) Java Developer
13 100 (3.77%) Senior iOS Developer
14 99 (3.73%) Lead Developer
15 91 (3.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 85 (3.20%) PHP Developer
17 84 (3.16%) Desktop Support
18 81 (3.05%) Designer
19 79 (2.98%) QA Engineer
19 79 (2.98%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (16.76%) HTML
2 407 (15.33%) CSS
3 340 (12.81%) .NET
4 245 (9.23%) React
5 228 (8.59%) React Native
5 228 (8.59%) REST
6 212 (7.98%) AngularJS
7 202 (7.61%) RESTful
8 197 (7.42%) Web Services
9 174 (6.55%) Node.js
10 155 (5.84%) JSON
11 153 (5.76%) HTML5
12 152 (5.73%) Spring
13 144 (5.42%) iOS SDK
14 125 (4.71%) jQuery
15 120 (4.52%) ASP.NET
16 116 (4.37%) XML
17 103 (3.88%) Redux
18 91 (3.43%) CSS3
19 84 (3.16%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 904 (34.05%) Mobile App
2 432 (16.27%) User Experience
3 155 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
4 137 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
5 124 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
6 73 (2.75%) Smartphone
7 66 (2.49%) Animation
8 49 (1.85%) Social Media
9 44 (1.66%) Blog
10 42 (1.58%) Driving Licence
10 42 (1.58%) iPad
11 37 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
12 35 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.32%) iPhone
13 30 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 24 (0.90%) BYOD
15 23 (0.87%) Blackberry
15 23 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (0.83%) Cloud Native
17 21 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1,955 (73.63%) Android
2 595 (22.41%) Windows
3 292 (11.00%) Linux
4 205 (7.72%) Windows 10
5 125 (4.71%) Mac OS
6 103 (3.88%) Mac OS X
7 101 (3.80%) Windows Server
8 96 (3.62%) Windows 7
9 38 (1.43%) Unix
10 34 (1.28%) tvOS
11 29 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.79%) Windows 8
14 16 (0.60%) CentOS
15 13 (0.49%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (0.34%) VMS
18 6 (0.23%) watchOS
19 4 (0.15%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 948 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 941 (35.44%) iOS Development
3 618 (23.28%) Android Development
4 596 (22.45%) Mobile Development
5 408 (15.37%) TDD
6 400 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 342 (12.88%) Test Automation
8 310 (11.68%) Scrum
9 295 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 267 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
11 230 (8.66%) Mobile Application Development
12 227 (8.55%) DevOps
13 203 (7.65%) OO
14 193 (7.27%) MVC
15 191 (7.19%) Fintech
16 190 (7.16%) E-Commerce
17 187 (7.04%) Mentoring
18 178 (6.70%) Web Development
19 176 (6.63%) Computer Science
19 176 (6.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 687 (25.88%) Java
2 677 (25.50%) Apple Swift
3 652 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 487 (18.34%) Objective-C
5 435 (16.38%) C#
6 299 (11.26%) Kotlin
7 269 (10.13%) SQL
8 206 (7.76%) PHP
9 187 (7.04%) Python
10 134 (5.05%) C++
11 129 (4.86%) Ruby
12 101 (3.80%) C
13 70 (2.64%) Java 8
14 46 (1.73%) TypeScript
15 39 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 31 (1.17%) ES6
17 28 (1.05%) T-SQL
18 27 (1.02%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.83%) VB.NET
20 19 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 273 (10.28%) Degree
2 103 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (1.02%) A+ Certification
6 25 (0.94%) CISSP
7 22 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 19 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 18 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 18 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
10 16 (0.60%) MCSE
11 14 (0.53%) ISEB
11 14 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
12 13 (0.49%) CCNA
12 13 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.49%) SANS
13 12 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.45%) SSCP
14 11 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
14 11 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (9.87%) QA
2 64 (2.41%) SLA
3 18 (0.68%) GDPR
4 15 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.30%) WCAG
7 5 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.038%) GxP
8 1 (0.038%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.038%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.038%) NIST
8 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 247 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 194 (7.31%) Docker
3 42 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.34%) Firmware
6 5 (0.19%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.038%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.038%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 119 (4.48%) Kubernetes
2 116 (4.37%) SCCM
3 50 (1.88%) Mesos
4 40 (1.51%) Marathon
5 38 (1.43%) Ansible
6 30 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 22 (0.83%) Puppet
8 21 (0.79%) Terraform
9 19 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
10 17 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
11 16 (0.60%) Grafana
12 15 (0.56%) AirWatch
12 15 (0.56%) Prometheus
13 14 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.45%) WSUS
15 11 (0.41%) HP ALM
16 9 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
17 7 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
18 5 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 4 (0.15%) DameWare
Vendors
1 362 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 297 (11.19%) Apple
3 158 (5.95%) Xamarin
4 126 (4.75%) Google
5 80 (3.01%) Adobe
6 70 (2.64%) Oracle
7 58 (2.18%) HP
8 49 (1.85%) VMware
9 48 (1.81%) Citrix
10 38 (1.43%) ServiceNow
11 25 (0.94%) iManage
12 24 (0.90%) SAP
13 18 (0.68%) Dell
14 17 (0.64%) New Relic
15 16 (0.60%) Canon
16 15 (0.56%) Mitel
16 15 (0.56%) WorldPay
17 14 (0.53%) Dynatrace
17 14 (0.53%) Remedy
18 13 (0.49%) Zend