Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 442 561 582
Rank change year-on-year +119 +21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 563 709 788
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 0.91% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 476 545 699
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +25.00%

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 49,459 77,844 96,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.14% 54.18% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40,678 63,637 80,471
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

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 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
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 Swift within the UK over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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 +97 501 £60,000 +9.09% 52
UK excluding London +118 284 £55,000 +15.79% 38
London +88 270 £72,500 +11.54% 19
South East +130 123 £58,750 +23.68% 3
Work from Home +83 85 £70,000 +33.33% 6
North of England +100 65 £50,000 - 17
Scotland +92 49 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire +106 28 £50,000 - 4
North West +46 28 £52,500 - 9
Midlands +82 19 £42,500 -16.26% 4
South West +44 16 £43,250 -8.95%
East Midlands +63 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North East +27 9 £35,000 +52.17% 4
East of England +42 8 £47,500 -13.64% 9
West Midlands +69 4 £42,500 -19.05% 3
Wales -6 3 £42,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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.

1 515 (91.47%) Apple iOS
2 373 (66.25%) iOS Development
3 366 (65.01%) Objective-C
4 277 (49.20%) Android
5 269 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (43.87%) Mobile App
7 231 (41.03%) Mobile Development
8 219 (38.90%) Java
9 154 (27.35%) Git (software)
10 147 (26.11%) Software Engineering
11 140 (24.87%) TDD
11 140 (24.87%) Android Development
12 138 (24.51%) User Experience
13 137 (24.33%) JavaScript
14 133 (23.62%) Kotlin
15 117 (20.78%) RESTful
16 102 (18.12%) Scrum
17 98 (17.41%) Xcode
18 96 (17.05%) REST
19 93 (16.52%) Test Automation
20 91 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
20 91 (16.16%) Finance
21 87 (15.45%) React Native
22 85 (15.10%) OOP
23 84 (14.92%) Apple
24 79 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
25 76 (13.50%) Web Services
26 73 (12.97%) OO
27 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
28 65 (11.55%) Ruby

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 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (0.89%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.71%) Confluence
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.36%) Apache
3 2 (0.36%) Liferay
3 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.18%) nginx
4 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.71%) Sketch
3 4 (0.71%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.12%) AWS
2 30 (5.33%) Azure
3 24 (4.26%) GitHub
4 20 (3.55%) Google Play
5 13 (2.31%) TestFlight
6 12 (2.13%) GCP
6 12 (2.13%) Serverless
7 10 (1.78%) Amazon Cognito
7 10 (1.78%) Firebase
8 8 (1.42%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.07%) SaaS
10 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.71%) iTunes
11 3 (0.53%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.53%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.36%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (0.36%) Asana
12 2 (0.36%) Slack
13 1 (0.18%) BrowserStack
13 1 (0.18%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.84%) HTTP
2 10 (1.78%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.42%) VoIP
4 7 (1.24%) SSL
5 5 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.89%) Internet
6 4 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.53%) DNS
7 3 (0.53%) Firewall
7 3 (0.53%) NFC
7 3 (0.53%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.68%) MySQL
1 32 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.89%) Big Data
2 5 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.53%) Blockchain
4 3 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (0.53%) Mixpanel
4 3 (0.53%) Power BI
5 2 (0.36%) DB2
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.18%) GIS
6 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.18%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.18%) Redis
6 1 (0.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 154 (27.35%) Git (software)
2 98 (17.41%) Xcode
3 44 (7.82%) JIRA
4 42 (7.46%) fastlane
5 35 (6.22%) Cucumber
6 25 (4.44%) Android Studio
6 25 (4.44%) git-flow
7 23 (4.09%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.73%) Calabash
8 21 (3.73%) Gradle
9 17 (3.02%) Appium
9 17 (3.02%) JUnit
10 16 (2.84%) Bitbucket
11 15 (2.66%) Charles Proxy
12 14 (2.49%) CocoaPods
13 12 (2.13%) Selenium
13 12 (2.13%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.95%) CircleCI
15 10 (1.78%) Subversion
16 7 (1.24%) Mockito
General
1 91 (16.16%) Finance
2 62 (11.01%) Retail
3 27 (4.80%) Banking
4 24 (4.26%) Games
5 23 (4.09%) Publishing
6 15 (2.66%) Marketing
7 14 (2.49%) Electronics
8 9 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.24%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.53%) Legal
11 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 382 (67.85%) Developer
2 238 (42.27%) iOS Developer
3 87 (15.45%) Mobile Developer
4 82 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 79 (14.03%) Software Engineer
6 53 (9.41%) Senior iOS Developer
7 37 (6.57%) Android Developer
8 35 (6.22%) Applications Developer
9 32 (5.68%) Lead Developer
10 29 (5.15%) Mobile Engineer
11 28 (4.97%) PHP Developer
12 27 (4.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 26 (4.62%) Java Engineer
13 26 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
14 25 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (4.26%) React Developer
16 17 (3.02%) iOS Android Developer
17 16 (2.84%) iOS Software Engineer
17 16 (2.84%) Senior Mobile Developer
18 14 (2.49%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (20.78%) RESTful
2 96 (17.05%) REST
3 87 (15.45%) React Native
4 76 (13.50%) Web Services
5 63 (11.19%) JSON
6 62 (11.01%) HTML
7 61 (10.83%) CSS
8 48 (8.53%) React
9 47 (8.35%) iOS SDK
10 40 (7.10%) Core Animation
11 34 (6.04%) Redux
11 34 (6.04%) RxJava
12 32 (5.68%) Cocoa
13 31 (5.51%) Node.js
14 30 (5.33%) Dagger
15 28 (4.97%) CodeIgniter
16 25 (4.44%) Cocoa Touch
16 25 (4.44%) Core Data
16 25 (4.44%) Spring
17 24 (4.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 247 (43.87%) Mobile App
2 138 (24.51%) User Experience
3 43 (7.64%) Animation
4 37 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (6.04%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (4.62%) iPad
7 26 (4.62%) iPhone
8 14 (2.49%) Social Media
9 13 (2.31%) Blog
10 8 (1.42%) Video on Demand
10 8 (1.42%) Video\Live Streaming
11 7 (1.24%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.07%) NHS
13 5 (0.89%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.89%) Video Editing
14 4 (0.71%) Handset
15 3 (0.53%) Online Banking
15 3 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 515 (91.47%) Apple iOS
2 277 (49.20%) Android
3 37 (6.57%) Linux
4 24 (4.26%) Mac OS X
5 16 (2.84%) Windows
6 10 (1.78%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.71%) tvOS
7 4 (0.71%) watchOS
8 3 (0.53%) Robot Operating System
8 3 (0.53%) Unix
9 1 (0.18%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (66.25%) iOS Development
2 269 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (41.03%) Mobile Development
4 147 (26.11%) Software Engineering
5 140 (24.87%) Android Development
5 140 (24.87%) TDD
6 102 (18.12%) Scrum
7 93 (16.52%) Test Automation
8 91 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (15.10%) OOP
10 79 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
11 73 (12.97%) OO
12 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
13 64 (11.37%) Fintech
14 62 (11.01%) E-Commerce
14 62 (11.01%) Mobile Application Development
15 52 (9.24%) BDD
16 51 (9.06%) Open Source
17 49 (8.70%) Coaching
17 49 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 366 (65.01%) Objective-C
2 219 (38.90%) Java
3 137 (24.33%) JavaScript
4 133 (23.62%) Kotlin
5 65 (11.55%) Ruby
6 61 (10.83%) Python
7 59 (10.48%) PHP
8 43 (7.64%) C++
9 42 (7.46%) C#
10 34 (6.04%) C
11 25 (4.44%) Java 8
11 25 (4.44%) SQL
12 15 (2.66%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.31%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.42%) Dart
14 8 (1.42%) Go
14 8 (1.42%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.71%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.71%) Embedded C++
15 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (10.66%) Degree
2 29 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.71%) HND
6 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.36%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.24%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) GDPR
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (9.59%) Docker
2 8 (1.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (5.51%) Kubernetes
2 30 (5.33%) Mesos
3 24 (4.26%) Marathon
4 1 (0.18%) Grafana
4 1 (0.18%) Graphite
4 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (14.92%) Apple
2 32 (5.68%) Google
3 20 (3.55%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.20%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.13%) Zend
6 10 (1.78%) SAP
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe
7 2 (0.36%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.36%) hybris
7 2 (0.36%) IBM
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle
7 2 (0.36%) Samsung
8 1 (0.18%) Roku
8 1 (0.18%) Splunk
8 1 (0.18%) YouTube