Period
to 27 September 2021

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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 463 419 566
Rank change year-on-year -44 +147 +18
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 752 286 663
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.02% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 412 238 515
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%

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 65,827 28,138 74,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.92% 59.04% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44,281 23,857 61,710
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apple Swift.

Salary trend for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apple Swift over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 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 -45 661 £60,000 +4.35% 129
London -34 371 £67,500 +3.85% 80
UK excluding London -111 318 £50,000 - 55
Work from Home -155 195 £65,000 +13.04% 32
North of England -81 105 £50,000 - 21
South East -160 74 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Midlands -74 57 £47,000 +34.29% 7
Yorkshire -82 51 £52,500 +5.00% 3
North West -65 44 £50,000 -9.09% 16
Scotland -92 40 £64,500 +32.31% 3
West Midlands -77 29 £40,000 +14.29% 2
East Midlands -53 28 £47,500 +26.67% 5
South West -81 26 £55,000 +69.23% 8
North East -30 10 £60,250 +9.55% 2
East of England -93 9 £45,000 -50.00% 7
Wales -38 7 £67,000 +57.65% 4

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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.

1 674 (89.63%) Apple iOS
2 422 (56.12%) iOS Development
3 419 (55.72%) Android
4 331 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
5 329 (43.75%) Objective-C
6 312 (41.49%) Mobile Development
7 289 (38.43%) Mobile App
8 283 (37.63%) Kotlin
9 259 (34.44%) Java
10 239 (31.78%) Software Engineering
11 215 (28.59%) Social Skills
12 188 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 169 (22.47%) Android Development
14 158 (21.01%) User Experience
15 127 (16.89%) TDD
15 127 (16.89%) Git (software)
16 118 (15.69%) Mentoring
17 115 (15.29%) AWS
18 110 (14.63%) React Native
19 108 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
20 107 (14.23%) REST
21 101 (13.43%) OO
22 99 (13.16%) Games
23 98 (13.03%) Test Automation
24 93 (12.37%) Mobile Application Development
25 91 (12.10%) Xcode
26 90 (11.97%) SDLC
27 89 (11.84%) OOP
28 88 (11.70%) C#
29 85 (11.30%) Unit Testing

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 25 (3.32%) Confluence
2 23 (3.06%) CMS
3 8 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.80%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.53%) SAS
6 2 (0.27%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (2.79%) Figma
2 13 (1.73%) Sketch
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Magento
1 2 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 115 (15.29%) AWS
2 78 (10.37%) Firebase
3 74 (9.84%) GitHub
4 40 (5.32%) AppsFlyer
4 40 (5.32%) Azure
4 40 (5.32%) Pushwoosh
5 24 (3.19%) Serverless
6 23 (3.06%) Bitrise
7 22 (2.93%) Google Play
8 20 (2.66%) SaaS
9 19 (2.53%) GitHub Actions
10 14 (1.86%) GCP
11 11 (1.46%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.80%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.80%) Amazon SageMaker
13 6 (0.80%) TestFlight
14 5 (0.66%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.59%) Broadband
2 16 (2.13%) Internet
3 9 (1.20%) HTTP
4 6 (0.80%) Network Security
4 6 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.80%) VPN
4 6 (0.80%) Wireshark
5 5 (0.66%) VoIP
6 2 (0.27%) 5G
6 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.13%) Firewall
7 1 (0.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.65%) MySQL
2 25 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.73%) Redis
4 11 (1.46%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.53%) Bigtable
9 4 (0.53%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.53%) DB2
10 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.40%) SQLite
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.13%) Big Data
12 1 (0.13%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 127 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 91 (12.10%) Xcode
3 72 (9.57%) JIRA
4 40 (5.32%) Bitbucket
4 40 (5.32%) Mercurial
5 38 (5.05%) git-flow
6 36 (4.79%) CocoaPods
6 36 (4.79%) Jenkins
7 33 (4.39%) Postman
8 26 (3.46%) fastlane
9 24 (3.19%) Appium
10 23 (3.06%) GitLab
10 23 (3.06%) Selenium
11 21 (2.79%) Android Studio
12 20 (2.66%) Gradle
12 20 (2.66%) Katalon Studio
12 20 (2.66%) SoapUI
13 17 (2.26%) SpecFlow
14 13 (1.73%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.33%) CircleCI
General
1 215 (28.59%) Social Skills
2 99 (13.16%) Games
3 81 (10.77%) Finance
4 62 (8.24%) Banking
5 39 (5.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 38 (5.05%) Retail
7 32 (4.26%) Retail Banking
8 22 (2.93%) Publishing
9 20 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (2.13%) Marketing
11 13 (1.73%) Billing
11 13 (1.73%) Financial Institution
12 12 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (1.20%) Legal
14 7 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
15 5 (0.66%) Advertising
15 5 (0.66%) Public Sector
16 4 (0.53%) Wearables
17 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 544 (72.34%) Developer
2 314 (41.76%) iOS Developer
3 116 (15.43%) Mobile Developer
4 108 (14.36%) Senior Developer
5 103 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 90 (11.97%) Senior iOS Developer
7 67 (8.91%) Software Developer
8 65 (8.64%) Applications Developer
9 54 (7.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 43 (5.72%) Test Engineer
11 41 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 36 (4.79%) Salesforce Developer
13 34 (4.52%) Android Developer
13 34 (4.52%) Applications Engineer
14 30 (3.99%) React Developer
15 28 (3.72%) Mobile Engineer
16 27 (3.59%) Principal Engineer
17 26 (3.46%) Principal Software Engineer
18 25 (3.32%) Android Engineer
19 24 (3.19%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (14.63%) React Native
2 107 (14.23%) REST
3 84 (11.17%) RESTful
4 72 (9.57%) React
5 64 (8.51%) .NET
6 56 (7.45%) CSS
6 56 (7.45%) HTML
7 55 (7.31%) GraphQL
8 54 (7.18%) Cocoa
9 52 (6.91%) Core Data
10 51 (6.78%) Flutter
11 46 (6.12%) iOS SDK
12 41 (5.45%) Node.js
13 38 (5.05%) Web Services
14 32 (4.26%) UIKit
15 30 (3.99%) AngularJS
16 29 (3.86%) Jest
17 27 (3.59%) Redux
18 25 (3.32%) RxSwift
19 24 (3.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 289 (38.43%) Mobile App
2 158 (21.01%) User Experience
3 32 (4.26%) Legacy Applications
3 32 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (3.72%) iPhone
5 27 (3.59%) iPad
5 27 (3.59%) Social Media
6 22 (2.93%) BBC
7 15 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.46%) NHS
9 10 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.33%) Animation
9 10 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
10 9 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.20%) Social Gaming
11 7 (0.93%) SWIFT
12 6 (0.80%) EPoS
12 6 (0.80%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.66%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 674 (89.63%) Apple iOS
2 419 (55.72%) Android
3 24 (3.19%) Linux
4 8 (1.06%) Windows
5 6 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.53%) watchOS
8 1 (0.13%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (56.12%) iOS Development
2 331 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (41.49%) Mobile Development
4 239 (31.78%) Software Engineering
5 169 (22.47%) Android Development
6 127 (16.89%) TDD
7 118 (15.69%) Mentoring
8 108 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
9 101 (13.43%) OO
10 98 (13.03%) Test Automation
11 93 (12.37%) Mobile Application Development
12 90 (11.97%) SDLC
13 89 (11.84%) OOP
14 85 (11.30%) Unit Testing
15 83 (11.04%) MVVM
16 68 (9.04%) Scrum
17 67 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
19 55 (7.31%) Clean Code
20 54 (7.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 329 (43.75%) Objective-C
2 283 (37.63%) Kotlin
3 259 (34.44%) Java
4 188 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 88 (11.70%) C#
6 85 (11.30%) TypeScript
7 77 (10.24%) Dart
8 63 (8.38%) PHP
8 63 (8.38%) Python
9 51 (6.78%) C++
10 48 (6.38%) Ruby
11 46 (6.12%) Scala
12 42 (5.59%) SQL
13 39 (5.19%) MATLAB
13 39 (5.19%) Pascal
13 39 (5.19%) Perl
13 39 (5.19%) R
13 39 (5.19%) VB.NET
14 25 (3.32%) ES6
15 13 (1.73%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (5.85%) Degree
2 26 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.86%) DBS Check
4 4 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.72%) QA
2 32 (4.26%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) SOC 2
System Software
1 23 (3.06%) Docker
2 6 (0.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (1.73%) Terraform
2 12 (1.60%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.66%) linkerd
Vendors
1 78 (10.37%) Apple
2 44 (5.85%) Salesforce.com
3 37 (4.92%) Google
4 25 (3.32%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.86%) Xamarin
6 6 (0.80%) Databricks
6 6 (0.80%) NetMotion Wireless
6 6 (0.80%) Oracle
6 6 (0.80%) VMware
7 5 (0.66%) Dell
8 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.27%) SAP
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe
10 1 (0.13%) Alias
10 1 (0.13%) Capita
10 1 (0.13%) Samsung