Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Apple Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple Swift over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 581 541 628
Rank change year-on-year -40 +87 +349
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 777 848 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.89% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 652 695 721
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +7.84%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%

Apple Swift is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 97,501 95,648 105,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.09% 55.26% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81,144 80,730 90,761
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,133 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.81% +5.33% -

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apple Swift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple Swift.

Salary trend for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple Swift over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
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 Swift within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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 -48 716 £54,000 +2.86% 163
London -38 420 £60,000 - 75
UK excluding London +13 347 £50,000 +17.65% 96
North of England +19 89 £46,875 +4.17% 28
South East +40 83 £45,000 +12.50% 26
East of England -2 53 £55,000 +18.28% 11
North West -13 49 £42,500 -5.56% 22
Scotland -2 48 £52,500 - 5
South West -4 45 £40,000 -9.09% 11
Midlands -43 26 £37,500 +10.29% 12
North East +4 21 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire +24 19 £48,750 +16.77% 4
West Midlands -27 19 £45,000 +32.35% 7
East Midlands -4 7 £32,500 -2.99% 5
Wales +16 4 £57,500 +31.43% 2
Northern Ireland +8 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Apple Swift 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 Swift.

1 710 (91.38%) Apple iOS
2 573 (73.75%) Objective-C
3 568 (73.10%) iOS Development
4 388 (49.94%) Agile Software Development
5 291 (37.45%) Android
6 266 (34.23%) Mobile App
7 250 (32.18%) Mobile Development
8 234 (30.12%) Java
9 208 (26.77%) User Experience
10 207 (26.64%) Xcode
11 179 (23.04%) TDD
12 176 (22.65%) Git (software)
13 142 (18.28%) RESTful
13 142 (18.28%) JavaScript
14 134 (17.25%) CSS
15 133 (17.12%) OO
16 131 (16.86%) Android Development
17 128 (16.47%) Apple
18 121 (15.57%) HTML
19 107 (13.77%) Finance
20 106 (13.64%) BDD
21 105 (13.51%) Test Automation
22 103 (13.26%) iOS SDK
23 99 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
24 94 (12.10%) Software Engineering
25 86 (11.07%) Scrum
25 86 (11.07%) MVC
26 84 (10.81%) CocoaPods
27 78 (10.04%) Web Services
28 76 (9.78%) C#

Apple Swift
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 16 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (0.90%) CMS
2 7 (0.90%) Ethereum
3 5 (0.64%) Confluence
3 5 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.26%) Liferay
6 1 (0.13%) Drupal
6 1 (0.13%) JBoss
6 1 (0.13%) Mongoose
6 1 (0.13%) WildFly
6 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (2.96%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.54%) GIMP
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.77%) Movex
3 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.47%) GitHub
3 21 (2.70%) Firebase
3 21 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.32%) iTunes
5 15 (1.93%) npm
6 13 (1.67%) TestFlight
7 11 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
8 10 (1.29%) Yarn
9 7 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.77%) Serverless
11 5 (0.64%) Google Play
11 5 (0.64%) SaaS
11 5 (0.64%) Trello
12 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.51%) PaaS
12 4 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.80%) Internet
2 11 (1.42%) HTTP
3 8 (1.03%) Bluetooth
4 6 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.64%) SSL
6 4 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.26%) Broadband
7 2 (0.26%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.26%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) MQTT
8 1 (0.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.38%) Blockchain
2 33 (4.25%) NoSQL
3 24 (3.09%) SQLite
4 20 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.32%) MySQL
6 17 (2.19%) SQL Server
7 14 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.54%) RethinkDB
9 10 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.16%) Redis
11 8 (1.03%) Big Data
12 2 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 207 (26.64%) Xcode
2 176 (22.65%) Git (software)
3 84 (10.81%) CocoaPods
4 73 (9.40%) Jenkins
5 42 (5.41%) Gradle
6 39 (5.02%) Appium
7 25 (3.22%) JIRA
8 24 (3.09%) Bitbucket
9 19 (2.45%) Android Studio
9 19 (2.45%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.93%) WebDriver
11 14 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
11 14 (1.80%) Protractor
12 13 (1.67%) fastlane
12 13 (1.67%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.29%) Gerrit
13 10 (1.29%) Grunt
13 10 (1.29%) gulp
13 10 (1.29%) Subversion
General
1 107 (13.77%) Finance
2 41 (5.28%) Games
3 39 (5.02%) Retail
4 35 (4.50%) Banking
5 20 (2.57%) Marketing
6 19 (2.45%) Advertising
7 13 (1.67%) Publishing
8 12 (1.54%) Automotive
8 12 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.90%) Law
10 6 (0.77%) Electronics
11 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 637 (81.98%) Developer
2 496 (63.84%) iOS Developer
3 140 (18.02%) Senior Developer
4 109 (14.03%) Senior iOS Developer
5 104 (13.38%) Mobile Developer
6 93 (11.97%) Objective-C Developer
7 71 (9.14%) Applications Developer
8 63 (8.11%) Android Developer
9 59 (7.59%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 57 (7.34%) Software Engineer
11 51 (6.56%) iOS Android Developer
12 39 (5.02%) Software Developer
13 37 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 37 (4.76%) iOS Software Engineer
14 28 (3.60%) Mobile Engineer
15 24 (3.09%) Lead Developer
16 22 (2.83%) Java Developer
16 22 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
17 20 (2.57%) Lead iOS Developer
17 20 (2.57%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (18.28%) RESTful
2 134 (17.25%) CSS
3 121 (15.57%) HTML
4 103 (13.26%) iOS SDK
5 78 (10.04%) Web Services
6 74 (9.52%) JSON
7 72 (9.27%) REST
8 68 (8.75%) AngularJS
9 65 (8.37%) Core Data
10 58 (7.46%) React Native
11 55 (7.08%) React
12 48 (6.18%) .NET
12 48 (6.18%) Cocoa
13 44 (5.66%) Node.js
14 34 (4.38%) HTML5
14 34 (4.38%) OAuth
15 32 (4.12%) OAuth2
15 32 (4.12%) XML
16 31 (3.99%) ASP.NET
17 29 (3.73%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 266 (34.23%) Mobile App
2 208 (26.77%) User Experience
3 63 (8.11%) Fintech
4 44 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
5 43 (5.53%) Computer Science
6 38 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.89%) iPhone
7 33 (4.25%) Algorithms
8 30 (3.86%) iPad
9 28 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
10 19 (2.45%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.06%) Smartphone
12 14 (1.80%) Animation
13 13 (1.67%) Video on Demand
14 10 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (1.16%) Graphic Design
16 8 (1.03%) Social Media
17 7 (0.90%) Bitcoin
17 7 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
18 6 (0.77%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 710 (91.38%) Apple iOS
2 291 (37.45%) Android
3 27 (3.47%) Windows
4 23 (2.96%) Linux
5 12 (1.54%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.16%) Nucleus RTOS
6 9 (1.16%) Unix
7 8 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.90%) VMS
9 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (73.10%) iOS Development
2 388 (49.94%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (32.18%) Mobile Development
4 179 (23.04%) TDD
5 133 (17.12%) OO
6 131 (16.86%) Android Development
7 106 (13.64%) BDD
8 105 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 99 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
10 94 (12.10%) Software Engineering
11 86 (11.07%) MVC
11 86 (11.07%) Scrum
12 66 (8.49%) Unit Testing
13 63 (8.11%) Mentoring
14 57 (7.34%) OOP
15 55 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (6.69%) Front End Development
17 48 (6.18%) MVVM
18 47 (6.05%) SDLC
19 42 (5.41%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 573 (73.75%) Objective-C
2 234 (30.12%) Java
3 142 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 76 (9.78%) C#
5 71 (9.14%) SQL
6 62 (7.98%) C++
6 62 (7.98%) Kotlin
7 58 (7.46%) Python
8 51 (6.56%) Ruby
9 33 (4.25%) C
10 30 (3.86%) PHP
11 24 (3.09%) ES6
11 24 (3.09%) Scala
12 23 (2.96%) TypeScript
13 15 (1.93%) Go
14 12 (1.54%) Rust
15 11 (1.42%) Elixir
15 11 (1.42%) Haskell
15 11 (1.42%) Lua
16 7 (0.90%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 53 (6.82%) Degree
2 7 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.26%) MBA
5 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.69%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (3.35%) Docker
2 7 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (0.64%) Ansible
3 5 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.51%) Mesos
4 4 (0.51%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 128 (16.47%) Apple
2 56 (7.21%) Google
3 55 (7.08%) Xamarin
4 24 (3.09%) Adobe
5 20 (2.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.06%) Mapbox
7 13 (1.67%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.90%) Oracle
8 7 (0.90%) Sony
9 6 (0.77%) Facebook
10 5 (0.64%) Capita
10 5 (0.64%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.51%) Actuate
11 4 (0.51%) SAP
12 3 (0.39%) hybris
13 2 (0.26%) Perforce
13 2 (0.26%) Twitter
14 1 (0.13%) NetApp
14 1 (0.13%) TOWER Software
14 1 (0.13%) VMware