Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 558 579 704
Rank change year-on-year +21 +125 +304
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 842 718 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.76% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 709 613 595
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -5.26%

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 99,559 94,181 106,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.09% 54.58% 51.97%
Number of salaries quoted 83,684 80,447 91,813
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +35 782 £55,000 +4.76% 171
London +17 454 £61,000 -2.40% 86
UK excluding London +54 379 £47,500 +18.75% 96
North of England +4 104 £45,000 +7.78% 27
South East +58 88 £45,000 - 17
East of England +30 69 £55,000 +22.22% 7
North West -12 65 £42,500 +5.59% 17
South West +7 46 £35,000 -17.65% 20
Scotland -23 40 £52,500 -2.33% 9
Midlands -50 22 £41,650 +19.00% 14
North East - 21 £50,000 - 6
Yorkshire +8 18 £45,000 +5.88% 4
West Midlands -40 13 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Wales +8 11 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands -15 9 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Northern Ireland +3 1 £40,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 798 (94.77%) Apple iOS
2 640 (76.01%) iOS Development
3 626 (74.35%) Objective-C
4 398 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
5 314 (37.29%) Android
6 302 (35.87%) Mobile App
7 246 (29.22%) Mobile Development
7 246 (29.22%) Java
8 240 (28.50%) User Experience
9 214 (25.42%) TDD
10 213 (25.30%) Xcode
11 186 (22.09%) Git (software)
12 177 (21.02%) JavaScript
13 168 (19.95%) OO
14 156 (18.53%) Android Development
15 152 (18.05%) RESTful
16 132 (15.68%) HTML
17 130 (15.44%) Software Engineering
18 129 (15.32%) Scrum
18 129 (15.32%) iOS SDK
19 128 (15.20%) Test Automation
20 126 (14.96%) CSS
21 122 (14.49%) BDD
22 116 (13.78%) Finance
23 113 (13.42%) Apple
24 110 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
25 100 (11.88%) Web Services
26 91 (10.81%) Degree
27 85 (10.10%) MVC
28 84 (9.98%) OOP

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 15 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (0.95%) CMS
3 6 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (0.59%) Confluence
5 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.12%) Apache
7 1 (0.12%) IIS
7 1 (0.12%) Liferay
7 1 (0.12%) Mongoose
7 1 (0.12%) nginx
7 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (2.49%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.95%) GIMP
3 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) Movex
2 5 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.33%) GitHub
3 20 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.02%) Firebase
5 13 (1.54%) iTunes
6 12 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (1.43%) Serverless
6 12 (1.43%) TestFlight
7 10 (1.19%) npm
7 10 (1.19%) Yarn
8 9 (1.07%) Google Play
9 8 (0.95%) SaaS
10 7 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.48%) Slack
11 4 (0.48%) Trello
12 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.38%) Internet
2 10 (1.19%) Bluetooth
2 10 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (0.95%) HTTP
4 5 (0.59%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.36%) SSL
6 2 (0.24%) Broadband
6 2 (0.24%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.24%) NFC
7 1 (0.12%) Network Security
7 1 (0.12%) RFID
7 1 (0.12%) Skype
7 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.21%) NoSQL
2 22 (2.61%) SQLite
3 20 (2.38%) Blockchain
4 18 (2.14%) SQL Server
5 15 (1.78%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.54%) MySQL
7 12 (1.43%) RethinkDB
8 11 (1.31%) Big Data
9 10 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.71%) Mixpanel
12 5 (0.59%) GIS
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.12%) Power BI
14 1 (0.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 213 (25.30%) Xcode
2 186 (22.09%) Git (software)
3 83 (9.86%) CocoaPods
4 76 (9.03%) Jenkins
5 44 (5.23%) Gradle
6 26 (3.09%) Appium
7 25 (2.97%) JIRA
8 23 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (1.54%) Gerrit
11 12 (1.43%) Calabash
11 12 (1.43%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.19%) Android Studio
12 10 (1.19%) Grunt
12 10 (1.19%) gulp
12 10 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (1.19%) Maven
12 10 (1.19%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.19%) Protractor
12 10 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 116 (13.78%) Finance
2 51 (6.06%) Banking
3 43 (5.11%) Retail
4 36 (4.28%) Games
5 34 (4.04%) Marketing
6 32 (3.80%) Advertising
7 13 (1.54%) Automotive
8 12 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.19%) Law
10 9 (1.07%) Electronics
10 9 (1.07%) Publishing
11 5 (0.59%) Interactive Media
11 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.12%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 707 (83.97%) Developer
2 556 (66.03%) iOS Developer
3 144 (17.10%) Senior Developer
4 115 (13.66%) Senior iOS Developer
5 102 (12.11%) Objective-C Developer
6 96 (11.40%) Mobile Developer
7 76 (9.03%) Applications Developer
8 63 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 52 (6.18%) Android Developer
10 49 (5.82%) iOS Software Engineer
11 41 (4.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 41 (4.87%) Software Developer
12 34 (4.04%) iOS Android Developer
13 32 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 31 (3.68%) Lead Developer
15 28 (3.33%) Java Developer
15 28 (3.33%) Lead iOS Developer
16 26 (3.09%) Mobile Engineer
17 24 (2.85%) Senior Software Engineer
18 21 (2.49%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (18.05%) RESTful
2 132 (15.68%) HTML
3 129 (15.32%) iOS SDK
4 126 (14.96%) CSS
5 100 (11.88%) Web Services
6 81 (9.62%) REST
7 79 (9.38%) JSON
8 71 (8.43%) AngularJS
8 71 (8.43%) Core Data
9 70 (8.31%) React Native
10 64 (7.60%) Cocoa
11 59 (7.01%) React
12 48 (5.70%) .NET
13 45 (5.34%) HTML5
14 40 (4.75%) Node.js
15 37 (4.39%) OAuth
16 35 (4.16%) Cocoa Touch
17 34 (4.04%) UIKit
18 33 (3.92%) CSS3
18 33 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 302 (35.87%) Mobile App
2 240 (28.50%) User Experience
3 72 (8.55%) Fintech
4 62 (7.36%) iPhone
5 51 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
6 45 (5.34%) iPad
7 44 (5.23%) Computer Science
8 42 (4.99%) Algorithms
9 40 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (3.09%) Data Structures
11 20 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
12 17 (2.02%) Animation
13 12 (1.43%) Social Media
14 11 (1.31%) Smartphone
15 10 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
15 10 (1.19%) Spread Betting
16 9 (1.07%) Graphic Design
17 8 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
17 8 (0.95%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 798 (94.77%) Apple iOS
2 314 (37.29%) Android
3 35 (4.16%) Windows
4 18 (2.14%) Windows Phone
5 14 (1.66%) Nucleus RTOS
6 11 (1.31%) Linux
7 9 (1.07%) Unix
7 9 (1.07%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.07%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.95%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (76.01%) iOS Development
2 398 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (29.22%) Mobile Development
4 214 (25.42%) TDD
5 168 (19.95%) OO
6 156 (18.53%) Android Development
7 130 (15.44%) Software Engineering
8 129 (15.32%) Scrum
9 128 (15.20%) Test Automation
10 122 (14.49%) BDD
11 110 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
12 85 (10.10%) MVC
13 84 (9.98%) Mentoring
13 84 (9.98%) OOP
14 75 (8.91%) Unit Testing
15 68 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
16 54 (6.41%) E-Commerce
17 50 (5.94%) Kanban
18 46 (5.46%) Mobile Application Development
19 44 (5.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 626 (74.35%) Objective-C
2 246 (29.22%) Java
3 177 (21.02%) JavaScript
4 79 (9.38%) C#
5 76 (9.03%) C++
6 54 (6.41%) SQL
7 50 (5.94%) Kotlin
8 48 (5.70%) Ruby
9 46 (5.46%) C
10 43 (5.11%) PHP
10 43 (5.11%) Python
11 19 (2.26%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.78%) ES6
13 8 (0.95%) Go
13 8 (0.95%) Perl
13 8 (0.95%) Scala
13 8 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.48%) Java 8
14 4 (0.48%) Java 9
14 4 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (10.81%) Degree
2 15 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.18%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) PSD2
2 2 (0.24%) WCAG
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (3.44%) Docker
2 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.36%) Ansible
3 3 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.36%) Mesos
3 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.36%) Puppet
4 2 (0.24%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.12%) Automic
5 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (13.42%) Apple
2 70 (8.31%) Google
3 65 (7.72%) Xamarin
4 20 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.66%) Mapbox
6 13 (1.54%) Adobe
7 11 (1.31%) Facebook
8 9 (1.07%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.95%) Sony
10 7 (0.83%) Capita
10 7 (0.83%) Twitter
11 6 (0.71%) Oracle
11 6 (0.71%) SAP
11 6 (0.71%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.48%) Actuate
13 3 (0.36%) Atmel
13 3 (0.36%) Perforce
13 3 (0.36%) Sun
14 2 (0.24%) Apiary
14 2 (0.24%) hybris