Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 163 135
Rank change year-on-year -8 -28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 3698 4059 5251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.11% 2.14% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 8.59% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 3583 4561
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 43658 47272 57559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.87% 24.93% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35191 40114 48509
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 3511 £46,500 -7.00% 243
UK excluding London +10 1837 £40,000 - 140
London -24 1825 £57,500 -4.17% 117
South East -4 418 £40,000 -11.11% 24
North of England -1 402 £40,000 +9.59% 34
Midlands +39 395 £35,000 -6.67% 24
West Midlands +22 283 £35,000 +7.69% 17
East of England +23 266 £45,000 - 21
North West -2 242 £42,500 +16.44% 23
South West -6 208 £41,500 +10.67% 23
Yorkshire +37 144 £37,500 - 10
Scotland -29 116 £42,500 -5.56% 8
East Midlands +30 112 £34,000 -24.44% 7
Wales -5 28 £40,000 - 6
North East +6 16 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Northern Ireland -18 9 £36,000 +2.86%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 2847 (76.99%) Android
2 1580 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
3 1477 (39.94%) iOS Development
4 1207 (32.64%) Mobile App
5 1147 (31.02%) JavaScript
6 1085 (29.34%) HTML
7 1018 (27.53%) Java
8 990 (26.77%) Android Development
9 908 (24.55%) Windows
10 907 (24.53%) CSS
11 840 (22.71%) Objective-C
12 766 (20.71%) Mobile Development
13 744 (20.12%) C#
14 715 (19.33%) Git (software)
15 711 (19.23%) Apple Swift
16 707 (19.12%) User Experience
17 628 (16.98%) TDD
18 612 (16.55%) Finance
19 600 (16.22%) .NET
20 595 (16.09%) AngularJS
21 588 (15.90%) HTML5
22 549 (14.85%) Software Engineering
23 532 (14.39%) Scrum
24 526 (14.22%) Degree
25 516 (13.95%) Microsoft
26 506 (13.68%) SQL
27 454 (12.28%) Apple
28 443 (11.98%) MVC
29 436 (11.79%) Test Automation
30 402 (10.87%) PHP

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
1 171 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 155 (4.19%) Skype for Business
3 121 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 115 (3.11%) CMS
5 85 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 71 (1.92%) Confluence
7 60 (1.62%) Apache
8 58 (1.57%) WordPress
9 54 (1.46%) IIS
10 39 (1.05%) Drupal
10 39 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (0.65%) nginx
11 24 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 23 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 21 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (0.46%) Apache Spark
14 17 (0.46%) JBoss
15 16 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 16 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 248 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 42 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 39 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 21 (0.57%) InVision
6 19 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
7 17 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (0.30%) Chatbot
8 11 (0.30%) Moqups
9 10 (0.27%) InDesign
10 7 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 5 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.14%) Maya
13 4 (0.11%) Autodesk Inventor
13 4 (0.11%) Revit
14 3 (0.081%) Flinto
14 3 (0.081%) Inkscape
14 3 (0.081%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 33 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.49%) Magento
3 8 (0.22%) Movex
4 7 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.16%) Maximo
6 2 (0.054%) BASE24
7 1 (0.027%) Odoo
7 1 (0.027%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.027%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.027%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 371 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 174 (4.71%) GitHub
4 133 (3.60%) IaaS
5 121 (3.27%) SaaS
6 118 (3.19%) Office 365
7 76 (2.06%) Google Play
8 47 (1.27%) npm
9 39 (1.05%) PaaS
10 26 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 26 (0.70%) Slack
11 25 (0.68%) Trello
12 23 (0.62%) Amazon S3
12 23 (0.62%) G Suite
13 21 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
14 19 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
14 19 (0.51%) iTunes
14 19 (0.51%) Mimecast
15 18 (0.49%) TestFlight
16 16 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.08%) Skype
2 131 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 116 (3.14%) Firewall
4 79 (2.14%) DNS
5 70 (1.89%) Internet
6 57 (1.54%) HTTP
7 53 (1.43%) VoIP
8 51 (1.38%) DHCP
8 51 (1.38%) LAN
9 47 (1.27%) VPN
10 45 (1.22%) Wireless
11 43 (1.16%) WAN
12 41 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
13 31 (0.84%) SAN
14 26 (0.70%) Network Security
15 25 (0.68%) Bluetooth
16 24 (0.65%) ATM
17 22 (0.59%) Intranet
17 22 (0.59%) SSL
18 19 (0.51%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 302 (8.17%) MySQL
3 159 (4.30%) MongoDB
4 149 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 82 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (1.95%) Big Data
7 71 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 53 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (1.19%) Redis
10 41 (1.11%) SQLite
11 37 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 34 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (0.87%) CouchDB
15 30 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 27 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
16 27 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (0.62%) Blockchain
17 23 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 715 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 345 (9.33%) Xcode
3 274 (7.41%) JIRA
4 162 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 135 (3.65%) Selenium
5 135 (3.65%) Subversion
6 119 (3.22%) Visual Studio
7 118 (3.19%) Android Studio
8 95 (2.57%) Cucumber
9 84 (2.27%) Appium
10 81 (2.19%) gulp
11 67 (1.81%) webpack
12 62 (1.68%) Gradle
12 62 (1.68%) JUnit
13 56 (1.51%) Eclipse
14 53 (1.43%) Maven
15 51 (1.38%) GitLab
16 49 (1.33%) Bitbucket
16 49 (1.33%) Calabash
17 46 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 612 (16.55%) Finance
2 286 (7.73%) Banking
3 259 (7.00%) Retail
4 227 (6.14%) Marketing
5 203 (5.49%) Games
6 170 (4.60%) Electronics
7 147 (3.98%) Telecoms
8 125 (3.38%) Retail Banking
9 117 (3.16%) Investment Banking
10 103 (2.79%) Manufacturing
11 70 (1.89%) Publishing
12 68 (1.84%) Advertising
13 58 (1.57%) Law
14 53 (1.43%) Legal
15 40 (1.08%) Back Office
16 27 (0.73%) Automotive
16 27 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.24%) Music Industry
19 6 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2099 (56.76%) Developer
2 784 (21.20%) iOS Developer
3 331 (8.95%) Android Developer
4 306 (8.27%) Mobile Developer
5 249 (6.73%) Software Engineer
6 248 (6.71%) Applications Developer
7 246 (6.65%) Software Developer
8 243 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 224 (6.06%) Analyst
10 217 (5.87%) .NET Developer
11 196 (5.30%) iOS Android Developer
12 182 (4.92%) C# Developer
13 172 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
14 163 (4.41%) Junior
15 149 (4.03%) Java Developer
16 148 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 144 (3.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 144 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
18 136 (3.68%) Junior Developer
19 127 (3.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1085 (29.34%) HTML
2 907 (24.53%) CSS
3 600 (16.22%) .NET
4 595 (16.09%) AngularJS
5 588 (15.90%) HTML5
6 379 (10.25%) REST
7 357 (9.65%) JSON
8 348 (9.41%) RESTful
9 341 (9.22%) jQuery
10 330 (8.92%) React
11 314 (8.49%) Web Services
12 297 (8.03%) CSS3
13 291 (7.87%) ASP.NET
14 286 (7.73%) iOS SDK
15 274 (7.41%) XML
16 226 (6.11%) Node.js
17 182 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
18 177 (4.79%) SOAP
19 170 (4.60%) Apache Cordova
20 166 (4.49%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1207 (32.64%) Mobile App
2 707 (19.12%) User Experience
3 369 (9.98%) Computer Science
4 171 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 171 (4.62%) Blackberry
5 149 (4.03%) iPhone
6 137 (3.70%) Fintech
7 133 (3.60%) iPad
8 126 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
9 104 (2.81%) Data Structures
10 103 (2.79%) Algorithms
11 83 (2.24%) Smartphone
12 53 (1.43%) Social Media
13 51 (1.38%) Client/Server
14 47 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
15 44 (1.19%) Animation
15 44 (1.19%) Mobile Games
16 35 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
17 33 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2847 (76.99%) Android
2 908 (24.55%) Windows
3 350 (9.46%) Linux
4 262 (7.08%) Windows 7
5 248 (6.71%) Mac OS X
6 144 (3.89%) Windows Server
7 140 (3.79%) Windows 10
8 107 (2.89%) Unix
9 99 (2.68%) Windows Phone
10 78 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
11 77 (2.08%) Mac OS
12 57 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (1.46%) Windows 8
14 53 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (0.76%) Windows XP
16 13 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (0.32%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.16%) Kali Linux
18 6 (0.16%) Solaris
19 5 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1580 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1477 (39.94%) iOS Development
3 990 (26.77%) Android Development
4 766 (20.71%) Mobile Development
5 628 (16.98%) TDD
6 549 (14.85%) Software Engineering
7 532 (14.39%) Scrum
8 443 (11.98%) MVC
9 436 (11.79%) Test Automation
10 340 (9.19%) Web Development
11 338 (9.14%) OO
12 333 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
13 330 (8.92%) Mobile Application Development
14 313 (8.46%) BDD
15 295 (7.98%) ITIL
16 292 (7.90%) Unit Testing
17 238 (6.44%) Front End Development
18 233 (6.30%) Mentoring
19 221 (5.98%) E-Commerce
20 217 (5.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1147 (31.02%) JavaScript
2 1018 (27.53%) Java
3 840 (22.71%) Objective-C
4 744 (20.12%) C#
5 711 (19.23%) Apple Swift
6 506 (13.68%) SQL
7 402 (10.87%) PHP
8 397 (10.74%) C++
9 291 (7.87%) Python
10 243 (6.57%) C
11 204 (5.52%) Ruby
12 89 (2.41%) ES6
13 84 (2.27%) TypeScript
14 75 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 58 (1.57%) Scala
16 49 (1.33%) VB
17 43 (1.16%) PowerShell
18 40 (1.08%) Go
18 40 (1.08%) Perl
19 27 (0.73%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 526 (14.22%) Degree
2 241 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 212 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 126 (3.41%) MCSE
5 103 (2.79%) CCA
6 102 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
7 80 (2.16%) CISSP
8 63 (1.70%) Security Cleared
9 62 (1.68%) CISM
10 54 (1.46%) MCP
11 39 (1.05%) SC Cleared
12 23 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 23 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (0.57%) ISEB
14 19 (0.51%) CREST Certified
15 17 (0.46%) APMP
16 16 (0.43%) CCNA
16 16 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (0.41%) A+ Certification
18 14 (0.38%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (8.19%) QA
2 56 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (1.30%) SLA
4 46 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 18 (0.49%) WCAG
6 16 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.30%) COBIT
7 11 (0.30%) GDPR
8 6 (0.16%) ISO 22301
8 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.11%) PMO
11 3 (0.081%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.081%) SEPA
12 1 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.027%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.027%) GCP
12 1 (0.027%) HL7
System Software
1 362 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 168 (4.54%) Docker
3 116 (3.14%) XenDesktop
4 114 (3.08%) XenApp
5 56 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.35%) vSphere
8 11 (0.30%) Firmware
9 9 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.11%) Xen
13 3 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.081%) XenServer
14 2 (0.054%) PowerHA
14 2 (0.054%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 158 (4.27%) SCCM
2 115 (3.11%) AirWatch
3 23 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.43%) HockeyApp
5 15 (0.41%) WSUS
6 13 (0.35%) Nagios
6 13 (0.35%) Puppet
7 12 (0.32%) Kibana
8 11 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (0.30%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.27%) Kubernetes
9 10 (0.27%) Nessus
10 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (0.24%) Nmap
11 8 (0.22%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.19%) logstash
13 6 (0.16%) Ansible
13 6 (0.16%) Salt
13 6 (0.16%) SmoothWall
13 6 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 516 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 454 (12.28%) Apple
3 301 (8.14%) Xamarin
4 214 (5.79%) Google
5 178 (4.81%) VMware
6 167 (4.52%) Citrix
7 140 (3.79%) Adobe
8 114 (3.08%) ServiceNow
9 108 (2.92%) AppSense
10 104 (2.81%) McAfee
11 93 (2.51%) Oracle
12 72 (1.95%) SAP
13 69 (1.87%) Facebook
14 43 (1.16%) IBM
15 39 (1.05%) Atlassian
16 37 (1.00%) HP
17 31 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (0.76%) Sophos
19 26 (0.70%) Twitter
20 25 (0.68%) Zend