Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 189 186
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 2,586 889 2,709
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.08% 1.86% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.91% 8.63% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,522 741 2,117
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £27,150
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 21,716 10,299 31,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.44% 21.50% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15,368 8,625 25,310
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,594
% change year-on-year - +10.85% -0.99%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 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 +25 2,320 £55,000 - 426
London +49 1,303 £66,786 +7.72% 166
UK excluding London -25 1,084 £50,000 - 294
Work from Home -55 613 £55,000 - 94
South East -34 353 £50,000 -9.09% 50
North of England -67 284 £46,000 -3.16% 102
North West -32 164 £45,000 -10.00% 66
Midlands -22 126 £45,000 +5.88% 44
South West -11 115 £45,000 -10.00% 29
Yorkshire -62 112 £52,500 +10.53% 26
West Midlands -43 86 £42,500 -15.00% 20
Scotland -60 83 £52,000 +4.00% 24
East of England -60 82 £50,000 -13.04% 33
East Midlands -48 40 £47,000 +34.29% 24
Wales -33 34 £56,250 +38.89% 11
North East -48 8 £62,500 +78.57% 10
Northern Ireland -38 7 £30,000 -66.67% 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 2,078 (80.36%) Android
2 1,104 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
3 840 (32.48%) iOS Development
4 830 (32.10%) Mobile App
5 779 (30.12%) JavaScript
6 687 (26.57%) Apple Swift
7 657 (25.41%) Social Skills
8 597 (23.09%) Mobile Development
9 575 (22.24%) Software Engineering
10 570 (22.04%) Android Development
11 566 (21.89%) User Experience
12 558 (21.58%) Java
13 528 (20.42%) Windows
14 515 (19.91%) React
15 501 (19.37%) React Native
16 469 (18.14%) AWS
17 433 (16.74%) Git (software)
18 373 (14.42%) HTML
19 370 (14.31%) Azure
20 369 (14.27%) Node.js
21 366 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
22 353 (13.65%) CSS
23 351 (13.57%) Kotlin
24 337 (13.03%) TDD
25 332 (12.84%) TypeScript
25 332 (12.84%) Test Automation
26 328 (12.68%) C#
26 328 (12.68%) Microsoft
27 310 (11.99%) Finance
28 304 (11.76%) REST

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 94 (3.63%) CMS
2 77 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 74 (2.86%) Confluence
4 61 (2.36%) WordPress
5 47 (1.82%) Apache
5 47 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 25 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 25 (0.97%) IIS
8 18 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 16 (0.62%) nginx
9 16 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (0.54%) Headless CMS
11 8 (0.31%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.27%) JBoss
12 7 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.23%) Drupal
13 6 (0.23%) IBM Domino
13 6 (0.23%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 108 (4.18%) Microsoft Office
2 88 (3.40%) Figma
3 65 (2.51%) Sketch
4 39 (1.51%) InVision
5 26 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 22 (0.85%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.46%) Adobe XD
9 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 9 (0.35%) UserZoom
11 6 (0.23%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.23%) Marvel
12 5 (0.19%) InDesign
12 5 (0.19%) Zeplin
13 2 (0.077%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.077%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (0.81%) Magento
2 20 (0.77%) Shopify
3 16 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.43%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.12%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.077%) Relativity
9 2 (0.077%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 2 (0.077%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.039%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.039%) Maximo
10 1 (0.039%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.039%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 469 (18.14%) AWS
2 370 (14.31%) Azure
3 250 (9.67%) Microsoft 365
4 201 (7.77%) GitHub
5 186 (7.19%) GCP
6 179 (6.92%) Firebase
7 154 (5.96%) Serverless
8 142 (5.49%) SaaS
9 78 (3.02%) Google Play
10 74 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
11 59 (2.28%) OneDrive
12 58 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
13 55 (2.13%) Amazon S3
14 45 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
14 45 (1.74%) Power Platform
15 43 (1.66%) PaaS
16 42 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
17 40 (1.55%) AppsFlyer
17 40 (1.55%) Pushwoosh
18 39 (1.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.56%) Broadband
2 81 (3.13%) VPN
3 75 (2.90%) Internet
4 67 (2.59%) HTTP
5 48 (1.86%) DNS
6 47 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 39 (1.51%) Firewall
8 34 (1.31%) DHCP
9 32 (1.24%) VoIP
9 32 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
10 30 (1.16%) LAN
11 26 (1.01%) WAN
12 23 (0.89%) MQTT
12 23 (0.89%) Network Security
13 21 (0.81%) Bluetooth
14 20 (0.77%) VLAN
15 18 (0.70%) NFC
15 18 (0.70%) Wireshark
16 16 (0.62%) IPsec
17 15 (0.58%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
2 139 (5.38%) MySQL
3 118 (4.56%) Redis
4 114 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 97 (3.75%) SQL Server
6 78 (3.02%) MongoDB
7 62 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 52 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 49 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
10 35 (1.35%) Power BI
11 31 (1.20%) RDBMS
12 22 (0.85%) Blockchain
13 21 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.62%) Data Lake
16 15 (0.58%) Big Data
17 12 (0.46%) Couchbase
18 8 (0.31%) Apache Ignite
19 7 (0.27%) Amazon Aurora
19 7 (0.27%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 433 (16.74%) Git (software)
2 172 (6.65%) JIRA
3 112 (4.33%) Postman
4 108 (4.18%) Jenkins
5 97 (3.75%) Selenium
6 96 (3.71%) Xcode
7 84 (3.25%) Appium
8 63 (2.44%) GitLab
9 60 (2.32%) Cypress.io
10 59 (2.28%) webpack
11 56 (2.17%) Bitbucket
12 47 (1.82%) git-flow
13 43 (1.66%) CircleCI
13 43 (1.66%) Visual Studio
14 42 (1.62%) JMeter
15 40 (1.55%) Mercurial
15 40 (1.55%) SoapUI
16 38 (1.47%) CocoaPods
17 34 (1.31%) SonarQube
18 32 (1.24%) fastlane
General
1 657 (25.41%) Social Skills
2 310 (11.99%) Finance
3 175 (6.77%) Games
4 144 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
5 135 (5.22%) Retail
6 124 (4.80%) Banking
7 82 (3.17%) Marketing
8 75 (2.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 61 (2.36%) Organisational Skills
10 60 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
11 52 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
12 45 (1.74%) Retail Banking
13 39 (1.51%) Legal
14 34 (1.31%) Publishing
15 31 (1.20%) Advertising
16 29 (1.12%) Wearables
17 25 (0.97%) Billing
18 24 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
19 21 (0.81%) Law
20 20 (0.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,236 (47.80%) Developer
2 337 (13.03%) iOS Developer
3 272 (10.52%) Software Engineer
4 267 (10.32%) Senior Developer
5 253 (9.78%) Mobile Developer
6 161 (6.23%) React Developer
7 147 (5.68%) Applications Developer
8 114 (4.41%) Analyst
9 112 (4.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 109 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 104 (4.02%) Designer
12 96 (3.71%) Software Developer
13 92 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
14 88 (3.40%) Android Developer
15 86 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 86 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
16 76 (2.94%) Java Developer
17 64 (2.47%) PHP Developer
18 63 (2.44%) Applications Engineer
19 59 (2.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 515 (19.91%) React
2 501 (19.37%) React Native
3 373 (14.42%) HTML
4 369 (14.27%) Node.js
5 353 (13.65%) CSS
6 304 (11.76%) REST
7 260 (10.05%) Web Services
8 254 (9.82%) RESTful
9 204 (7.89%) .NET
10 167 (6.46%) AngularJS
11 146 (5.65%) GraphQL
12 132 (5.10%) JSON
13 127 (4.91%) Redux
14 124 (4.80%) Flutter
15 117 (4.52%) HTML5
16 107 (4.14%) Jest
17 96 (3.71%) Laravel
18 77 (2.98%) ASP.NET
19 74 (2.86%) iOS SDK
19 74 (2.86%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 830 (32.10%) Mobile App
2 566 (21.89%) User Experience
3 89 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
4 87 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
5 81 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 70 (2.71%) Algorithms
7 67 (2.59%) Social Media
8 49 (1.89%) iPhone
9 44 (1.70%) BBC
10 39 (1.51%) Augmented Reality
11 37 (1.43%) STB
12 36 (1.39%) Cloud Native
12 36 (1.39%) Internet of Things
13 33 (1.28%) iPad
13 33 (1.28%) Legacy Applications
13 33 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
14 30 (1.16%) NHS
15 29 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
15 29 (1.12%) Smartphone
16 25 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2,078 (80.36%) Android
2 528 (20.42%) Windows
3 244 (9.44%) Linux
4 185 (7.15%) Windows 10
5 118 (4.56%) Mac OS
6 90 (3.48%) Windows Server
7 40 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 31 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 31 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.16%) Unix
10 20 (0.77%) Windows Server 2016
10 20 (0.77%) Windows Server 2019
11 16 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
13 12 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.23%) tvOS
16 4 (0.15%) watchOS
17 3 (0.12%) VMS
17 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,104 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
2 840 (32.48%) iOS Development
3 597 (23.09%) Mobile Development
4 575 (22.24%) Software Engineering
5 570 (22.04%) Android Development
6 366 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
7 337 (13.03%) TDD
8 332 (12.84%) Test Automation
9 284 (10.98%) DevOps
10 283 (10.94%) Unit Testing
11 280 (10.83%) Full Stack Development
12 258 (9.98%) Mentoring
13 231 (8.93%) OO
14 223 (8.62%) Scrum
15 211 (8.16%) Microservices
16 203 (7.85%) Computer Science
16 203 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
17 184 (7.12%) Analytics
18 180 (6.96%) Web Development
19 179 (6.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 779 (30.12%) JavaScript
2 687 (26.57%) Apple Swift
3 558 (21.58%) Java
4 351 (13.57%) Kotlin
5 332 (12.84%) TypeScript
6 328 (12.68%) C#
7 292 (11.29%) Objective-C
8 273 (10.56%) SQL
9 256 (9.90%) Python
10 184 (7.12%) PHP
11 156 (6.03%) C++
12 100 (3.87%) ES6
13 99 (3.83%) PowerShell
14 95 (3.67%) C
15 60 (2.32%) Dart
16 51 (1.97%) Scala
17 43 (1.66%) Ruby
18 37 (1.43%) Go
19 26 (1.01%) Bash Shell
20 20 (0.77%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 242 (9.36%) Degree
2 88 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (1.12%) DBS Check
5 28 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 22 (0.85%) MCSE
7 18 (0.70%) PhD
8 13 (0.50%) AWS Certification
8 13 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.46%) CCNA
9 12 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 11 (0.43%) MCSA
11 10 (0.39%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.35%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.31%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
15 5 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (8.39%) QA
2 75 (2.90%) Accessibility
3 57 (2.20%) SLA
4 16 (0.62%) GDPR
5 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.23%) PMO
7 4 (0.15%) WCAG
8 2 (0.077%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.077%) NIST
9 1 (0.039%) COBIT
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 252 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 140 (5.41%) Docker
3 61 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.08%) Firmware
6 24 (0.93%) BitLocker
7 23 (0.89%) vSphere
8 14 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (0.46%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.077%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.039%) NFS
13 1 (0.039%) pfSense
13 1 (0.039%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 141 (5.45%) Kubernetes
2 112 (4.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 83 (3.21%) Terraform
4 72 (2.78%) SCCM
5 37 (1.43%) Jamf Pro
6 28 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (0.97%) Grafana
8 22 (0.85%) Ansible
9 17 (0.66%) Kibana
10 16 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 16 (0.62%) logstash
10 16 (0.62%) Opsgenie
10 16 (0.62%) Pingdom
10 16 (0.62%) ZABBIX
11 12 (0.46%) Bugsnag
11 12 (0.46%) MIIS
11 12 (0.46%) SCOM
12 10 (0.39%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 9 (0.35%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 328 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 274 (10.60%) Apple
3 246 (9.51%) Google
4 79 (3.05%) Xamarin
5 78 (3.02%) VMware
6 71 (2.75%) Adobe
7 32 (1.24%) Citrix
8 29 (1.12%) SAP
9 26 (1.01%) Rackspace
9 26 (1.01%) ServiceNow
10 25 (0.97%) Oracle
11 21 (0.81%) Samsung
12 19 (0.73%) Sitecore
13 17 (0.66%) Sophos
14 16 (0.62%) LexisNexis
14 16 (0.62%) New Relic
14 16 (0.62%) Palo Alto
14 16 (0.62%) Remedy
15 14 (0.54%) Sage
16 13 (0.50%) Sun