Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 562 560 607
Rank change year-on-year -2 +47 +277
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 737 856 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.87% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 636 703 735
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%

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 94,322 97,925 103,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.82% 55.56% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 78,325 80,918 89,393
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Top 15 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 21 August 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 -37 676 £55,000 +4.76% 200
London -59 384 £63,000 +5.00% 111
UK excluding London +11 338 £50,000 +25.00% 96
North of England +50 92 £48,750 +11.43% 37
South East +46 91 £50,000 +25.00% 17
North West +14 53 £42,000 -6.67% 20
South West -7 49 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Scotland +14 43 £52,500 - 5
East of England +10 39 £55,000 +18.28% 11
Yorkshire +40 23 £48,750 +21.88% 16
Midlands -43 21 £35,000 +2.94% 12
West Midlands -13 17 £44,500 +30.88% 8
North East -2 16 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wales +8 4 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Midlands -7 4 £27,500 -17.91% 4

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 661 (89.69%) Apple iOS
2 539 (73.13%) iOS Development
3 523 (70.96%) Objective-C
4 357 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
5 302 (40.98%) Android
6 246 (33.38%) Java
7 237 (32.16%) Mobile App
8 229 (31.07%) Mobile Development
9 194 (26.32%) User Experience
10 184 (24.97%) TDD
11 160 (21.71%) Xcode
12 152 (20.62%) Git (software)
13 136 (18.45%) JavaScript
13 136 (18.45%) Apple
14 134 (18.18%) Android Development
15 123 (16.69%) RESTful
16 121 (16.42%) CSS
17 116 (15.74%) OO
18 115 (15.60%) HTML
19 109 (14.79%) Finance
20 106 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
21 101 (13.70%) BDD
22 91 (12.35%) Test Automation
23 89 (12.08%) Scrum
24 88 (11.94%) MVC
25 87 (11.80%) C#
26 85 (11.53%) Web Services
27 82 (11.13%) iOS SDK
28 81 (10.99%) CocoaPods
28 81 (10.99%) SQL

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 20 (2.71%) CMS
2 16 (2.17%) Ethereum
3 9 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (0.95%) Confluence
5 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.54%) nginx
6 3 (0.41%) Apache
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.41%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.41%) WordPress
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.27%) Liferay
7 2 (0.27%) Mendix
8 1 (0.14%) Drupal
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
8 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.22%) GIMP
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (5.43%) GitHub
4 21 (2.85%) iTunes
5 20 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (2.31%) Firebase
8 16 (2.17%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.90%) TestFlight
10 11 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.68%) npm
12 4 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.54%) Google Play
12 4 (0.54%) PaaS
12 4 (0.54%) Serverless
13 3 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.58%) HTTP
2 12 (1.63%) Bluetooth
2 12 (1.63%) SSL
2 12 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.09%) Internet
4 6 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.54%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.14%) MQTT
6 1 (0.14%) NFC
6 1 (0.14%) RFID
6 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.70%) NoSQL
2 37 (5.02%) Blockchain
3 26 (3.53%) MySQL
3 26 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (2.71%) Redis
6 15 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 15 (2.04%) SQLite
7 13 (1.76%) Big Data
8 7 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.68%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.27%) GIS
11 2 (0.27%) RethinkDB
12 1 (0.14%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 160 (21.71%) Xcode
2 152 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 81 (10.99%) CocoaPods
4 59 (8.01%) Jenkins
5 39 (5.29%) Appium
6 29 (3.93%) JIRA
7 26 (3.53%) Gradle
8 24 (3.26%) Bitbucket
9 19 (2.58%) Android Studio
9 19 (2.58%) fastlane
10 18 (2.44%) Cucumber
11 16 (2.17%) Mocha
11 16 (2.17%) WebDriver
12 15 (2.04%) Mercurial
13 14 (1.90%) Crashlytics
13 14 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
13 14 (1.90%) Protractor
14 13 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (1.49%) Subversion
16 10 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (14.79%) Finance
2 39 (5.29%) Retail
3 32 (4.34%) Banking
4 29 (3.93%) Games
5 22 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.71%) Publishing
7 16 (2.17%) Advertising
8 12 (1.63%) Marketing
9 11 (1.49%) Law
10 9 (1.22%) Automotive
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
12 4 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 618 (83.85%) Developer
2 453 (61.47%) iOS Developer
3 141 (19.13%) Senior Developer
4 95 (12.89%) Mobile Developer
5 94 (12.75%) Senior iOS Developer
6 73 (9.91%) Objective-C Developer
7 62 (8.41%) Android Developer
7 62 (8.41%) Applications Developer
8 52 (7.06%) iOS Android Developer
8 52 (7.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 46 (6.24%) Software Developer
10 38 (5.16%) Lead Developer
11 33 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 31 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 26 (3.53%) React Developer
14 25 (3.39%) Lead iOS Developer
15 23 (3.12%) C# Developer
15 23 (3.12%) Mobile Engineer
16 20 (2.71%) Java Developer
17 18 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (16.69%) RESTful
2 121 (16.42%) CSS
3 115 (15.60%) HTML
4 85 (11.53%) Web Services
5 82 (11.13%) iOS SDK
6 74 (10.04%) JSON
7 71 (9.63%) REST
8 67 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 61 (8.28%) .NET
10 52 (7.06%) React Native
11 51 (6.92%) Core Data
12 49 (6.65%) React
13 45 (6.11%) Cocoa
14 43 (5.83%) ASP.NET
15 39 (5.29%) XML
16 36 (4.88%) Node.js
17 30 (4.07%) RxSwift
18 29 (3.93%) HTML5
19 27 (3.66%) OAuth
20 25 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 237 (32.16%) Mobile App
2 194 (26.32%) User Experience
3 52 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 41 (5.56%) Fintech
6 31 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
7 30 (4.07%) iPhone
8 29 (3.93%) iPad
9 28 (3.80%) Algorithms
10 20 (2.71%) Animation
10 20 (2.71%) Data Structures
10 20 (2.71%) Smartphone
11 16 (2.17%) Bitcoin
12 13 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.76%) Video on Demand
13 12 (1.63%) Social Media
14 11 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (1.22%) Online Banking
15 9 (1.22%) SWIFT
16 7 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 661 (89.69%) Apple iOS
2 302 (40.98%) Android
3 39 (5.29%) Linux
4 32 (4.34%) Windows
5 16 (2.17%) VMS
6 13 (1.76%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.36%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.95%) Nucleus RTOS
8 7 (0.95%) Unix
9 6 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (73.13%) iOS Development
2 357 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (31.07%) Mobile Development
4 184 (24.97%) TDD
5 134 (18.18%) Android Development
6 116 (15.74%) OO
7 106 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
8 101 (13.70%) BDD
9 91 (12.35%) Test Automation
10 89 (12.08%) Scrum
11 88 (11.94%) MVC
12 69 (9.36%) Software Engineering
13 58 (7.87%) Front End Development
14 55 (7.46%) Analytics
15 53 (7.19%) MVVM
16 51 (6.92%) Pair Programming
17 49 (6.65%) Unit Testing
18 48 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
19 42 (5.70%) SOLID
20 40 (5.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 523 (70.96%) Objective-C
2 246 (33.38%) Java
3 136 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 87 (11.80%) C#
5 81 (10.99%) SQL
6 67 (9.09%) C++
7 65 (8.82%) Kotlin
7 65 (8.82%) Python
8 60 (8.14%) Ruby
9 42 (5.70%) Scala
10 37 (5.02%) PHP
11 31 (4.21%) C
12 23 (3.12%) ES6
12 23 (3.12%) Go
13 22 (2.99%) Elixir
13 22 (2.99%) Rust
14 21 (2.85%) Haskell
14 21 (2.85%) Lua
14 21 (2.85%) TypeScript
15 16 (2.17%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 50 (6.78%) Degree
2 12 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.27%) MBA
5 2 (0.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.19%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (4.75%) Docker
2 16 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.41%) Ansible
5 2 (0.27%) Mesos
5 2 (0.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 136 (18.45%) Apple
2 56 (7.60%) Xamarin
3 48 (6.51%) Google
4 23 (3.12%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.85%) Adobe
6 16 (2.17%) Mapbox
7 15 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.81%) Capita
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle
10 4 (0.54%) SAP
10 4 (0.54%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.41%) hybris
12 2 (0.27%) Adyen
12 2 (0.27%) Cisco
12 2 (0.27%) Facebook
12 2 (0.27%) Gemalto
12 2 (0.27%) OutSystems
12 2 (0.27%) PayPal
13 1 (0.14%) Sophos