Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 559 571 570
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 647 747 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 500 627 702
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +21.88% -

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 74,307 92,683 97,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.41% 55.66% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 60,709 77,057 80,291
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +25 593 £55,000 - 143
UK excluding London +70 361 £47,500 -2.56% 92
London +14 277 £67,500 +3.85% 58
North of England +1 84 £47,500 +5.56% 28
South East -6 78 £47,500 +5.56% 14
East of England +106 68 £55,000 - 15
North West +17 50 £42,500 +1.19% 14
Scotland +25 46 £45,750 -12.86% 6
Midlands +47 44 £50,000 +42.86% 14
South West -11 38 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Yorkshire +6 33 £50,000 +2.56% 10
East Midlands +46 29 £50,000 +42.86% 4
West Midlands +30 15 £52,500 +50.00% 10
Wales +8 5 £48,750 +14.71% 1
North East +12 1 £23,000 -50.27% 4

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 616 (95.21%) Apple iOS
2 516 (79.75%) iOS Development
3 452 (69.86%) Objective-C
4 318 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
5 300 (46.37%) Android
6 291 (44.98%) Mobile Development
7 253 (39.10%) Mobile App
8 214 (33.08%) Java
9 176 (27.20%) Git (software)
10 151 (23.34%) Android Development
10 151 (23.34%) User Experience
11 130 (20.09%) Xcode
12 118 (18.24%) Software Engineering
13 117 (18.08%) JavaScript
14 111 (17.16%) Kotlin
15 107 (16.54%) TDD
16 102 (15.77%) OO
17 99 (15.30%) OOP
18 90 (13.91%) REST
19 86 (13.29%) Scrum
20 82 (12.67%) JSON
21 81 (12.52%) Jenkins
22 79 (12.21%) Test Automation
22 79 (12.21%) Finance
23 78 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
24 75 (11.59%) iOS SDK
25 72 (11.13%) Fintech
26 69 (10.66%) RESTful
27 67 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
28 64 (9.89%) 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 17 (2.63%) Confluence
2 9 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.31%) Mule
5 1 (0.15%) Apache
5 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Sketch
1 3 (0.46%) Zeplin
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.43%) GitHub
2 50 (7.73%) AWS
3 21 (3.25%) SaaS
4 15 (2.32%) Serverless
5 14 (2.16%) Azure
5 14 (2.16%) Slack
6 10 (1.55%) GCP
7 9 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.24%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (1.24%) AWS Fargate
9 7 (1.08%) Google Play
10 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.77%) Firebase
12 4 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.62%) iTunes
13 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.46%) BrowserStack
13 3 (0.46%) Sauce Labs
14 2 (0.31%) SonarCloud
14 2 (0.31%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.63%) Bluetooth
2 7 (1.08%) Broadband
3 6 (0.93%) Internet
4 5 (0.77%) Firewall
5 4 (0.62%) HTTP
5 4 (0.62%) RFID
5 4 (0.62%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.46%) Wireless
7 2 (0.31%) NFC
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.40%) MySQL
3 10 (1.55%) SQLite
4 8 (1.24%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.15%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 176 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 130 (20.09%) Xcode
3 81 (12.52%) Jenkins
4 49 (7.57%) JIRA
5 25 (3.86%) Calabash
5 25 (3.86%) fastlane
6 23 (3.55%) Android Studio
6 23 (3.55%) Bitbucket
7 21 (3.25%) CircleCI
8 20 (3.09%) CocoaPods
9 17 (2.63%) Subversion
10 15 (2.32%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.01%) Appium
12 12 (1.85%) JUnit
12 12 (1.85%) Mockito
13 11 (1.70%) Crashlytics
14 10 (1.55%) Gradle
15 9 (1.39%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.39%) Maven
16 8 (1.24%) Protractor
General
1 79 (12.21%) Finance
2 58 (8.96%) Banking
3 39 (6.03%) Games
4 35 (5.41%) Retail
5 18 (2.78%) Law
6 12 (1.85%) Publishing
7 10 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.39%) Marketing
9 7 (1.08%) Electronics
10 6 (0.93%) Automotive
10 6 (0.93%) Public Sector
11 5 (0.77%) Legal
11 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 498 (76.97%) Developer
2 371 (57.34%) iOS Developer
3 114 (17.62%) Mobile Developer
4 83 (12.83%) Senior Developer
5 60 (9.27%) Senior iOS Developer
6 51 (7.88%) Objective-C Developer
7 40 (6.18%) Android Developer
8 37 (5.72%) Software Engineer
9 30 (4.64%) iOS Android Developer
10 29 (4.48%) Applications Developer
11 26 (4.02%) Lead Developer
12 25 (3.86%) iOS Software Engineer
12 25 (3.86%) Senior Mobile Developer
12 25 (3.86%) Software Developer
13 22 (3.40%) Lead iOS Developer
14 19 (2.94%) Junior
14 19 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 16 (2.47%) Junior Developer
15 16 (2.47%) PHP Developer
15 16 (2.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.91%) REST
2 82 (12.67%) JSON
3 75 (11.59%) iOS SDK
4 69 (10.66%) RESTful
5 55 (8.50%) HTML
6 49 (7.57%) Core Data
7 45 (6.96%) Node.js
7 45 (6.96%) React Native
8 41 (6.34%) CSS
9 40 (6.18%) AngularJS
9 40 (6.18%) Cocoa
10 38 (5.87%) Web Services
11 31 (4.79%) React
12 28 (4.33%) Cocoa Touch
13 26 (4.02%) RxSwift
13 26 (4.02%) Spring
14 24 (3.71%) XML
15 23 (3.55%) HTML5
16 20 (3.09%) .NET
17 19 (2.94%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 253 (39.10%) Mobile App
2 151 (23.34%) User Experience
3 35 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.86%) Smartphone
6 21 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.47%) Animation
8 15 (2.32%) Mobile Banking
9 10 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
11 8 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.24%) BBC
11 8 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.24%) Kindle
11 8 (1.24%) Social Media
11 8 (1.24%) Video on Demand
11 8 (1.24%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.08%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 616 (95.21%) Apple iOS
2 300 (46.37%) Android
3 18 (2.78%) Linux
3 18 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 14 (2.16%) Mac OS X
4 14 (2.16%) Windows
5 9 (1.39%) CentOS
5 9 (1.39%) Debian
5 9 (1.39%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.46%) tvOS
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (79.75%) iOS Development
2 318 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (44.98%) Mobile Development
4 151 (23.34%) Android Development
5 118 (18.24%) Software Engineering
6 107 (16.54%) TDD
7 102 (15.77%) OO
8 99 (15.30%) OOP
9 86 (13.29%) Scrum
10 79 (12.21%) Test Automation
11 78 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (11.13%) Fintech
13 67 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
14 54 (8.35%) Mobile Application Development
15 47 (7.26%) DevOps
16 45 (6.96%) Computer Science
17 42 (6.49%) Unit Testing
18 41 (6.34%) Kanban
19 39 (6.03%) BDD
19 39 (6.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 452 (69.86%) Objective-C
2 214 (33.08%) Java
3 117 (18.08%) JavaScript
4 111 (17.16%) Kotlin
5 64 (9.89%) C#
6 57 (8.81%) Ruby
7 52 (8.04%) PHP
8 37 (5.72%) Python
9 26 (4.02%) C
10 23 (3.55%) Bash Shell
10 23 (3.55%) C++
11 16 (2.47%) SQL
12 14 (2.16%) ES6
13 11 (1.70%) Java 8
14 10 (1.55%) Go
14 10 (1.55%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.31%) Scala
18 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 44 (6.80%) Degree
2 20 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.24%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.31%) CISSP
5 2 (0.31%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.31%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.04%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (3.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.85%) Terraform
3 10 (1.55%) Mesos
4 9 (1.39%) Ansible
4 9 (1.39%) Grafana
4 9 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.39%) Packer
4 9 (1.39%) Puppet
5 8 (1.24%) Kibana
5 8 (1.24%) logstash
5 8 (1.24%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.77%) Marathon
7 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.15%) Graphite
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 61 (9.43%) Apple
2 46 (7.11%) Xamarin
3 19 (2.94%) WorldPay
4 17 (2.63%) Google
5 8 (1.24%) Dynatrace
5 8 (1.24%) Splunk
6 7 (1.08%) AppDynamics
6 7 (1.08%) SAP
7 6 (0.93%) Oracle
8 4 (0.62%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.46%) Facebook
9 3 (0.46%) New Relic
10 2 (0.31%) PubNub
10 2 (0.31%) Twitter
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe
11 1 (0.15%) IBM
11 1 (0.15%) Intel
11 1 (0.15%) Pinterest
11 1 (0.15%) VMware
11 1 (0.15%) YouTube