Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 586 773
Rank change year-on-year +44 +187 +303
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 835 701 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.75% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 698 628 508
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -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 97,823 92,957 109,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.72% 53.60% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82,197 79,594 94,531
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +46 778 £55,000 +10.00% 201
London +36 443 £62,500 +4.17% 103
UK excluding London +58 387 £45,000 +5.88% 112
North of England -14 116 £42,500 +3.66% 48
South East +55 77 £45,000 - 7
North West -26 75 £42,500 +6.25% 37
East of England +34 58 £55,000 +29.41% 9
South West +18 44 £33,750 -20.59% 17
Midlands -31 41 £34,500 -12.66% 17
Scotland -20 37 £52,500 +9.38% 12
Yorkshire +22 32 £32,500 -26.14% 3
West Midlands -9 28 £34,500 -1.43% 4
Wales +15 14 £36,250 +3.57%
East Midlands -15 13 £33,750 -20.59% 13
North East - 9 £42,500 - 8
Northern Ireland - 2 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 793 (94.97%) Apple iOS
2 640 (76.65%) iOS Development
3 607 (72.69%) Objective-C
4 416 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
5 348 (41.68%) Android
6 309 (37.01%) Mobile App
7 270 (32.34%) Java
8 231 (27.66%) TDD
9 228 (27.31%) Mobile Development
10 225 (26.95%) User Experience
11 223 (26.71%) Xcode
12 205 (24.55%) Git (software)
13 200 (23.95%) Android Development
14 157 (18.80%) JavaScript
15 153 (18.32%) OO
16 147 (17.60%) Software Engineering
17 146 (17.49%) Scrum
18 139 (16.65%) iOS SDK
19 132 (15.81%) Test Automation
20 130 (15.57%) RESTful
21 125 (14.97%) BDD
22 122 (14.61%) Degree
23 109 (13.05%) HTML
24 106 (12.69%) Finance
25 102 (12.22%) Apple
26 101 (12.10%) OOP
27 99 (11.86%) Web Services
28 95 (11.38%) CSS
28 95 (11.38%) REST
28 95 (11.38%) 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 17 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.20%) CMS
2 10 (1.20%) Confluence
3 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.24%) Apache
4 2 (0.24%) IIS
4 2 (0.24%) nginx
4 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.12%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.12%) JBoss
5 1 (0.12%) Liferay
5 1 (0.12%) Mongoose
5 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (2.51%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.72%) GIMP
3 4 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.48%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.12%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Movex
2 2 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.95%) GitHub
3 21 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (1.68%) Serverless
5 13 (1.56%) Google Play
5 13 (1.56%) SaaS
6 12 (1.44%) Firebase
6 12 (1.44%) TestFlight
7 11 (1.32%) npm
8 10 (1.20%) iTunes
8 10 (1.20%) Yarn
9 5 (0.60%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.24%) Slack
10 2 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.40%) Internet
2 8 (0.96%) Bluetooth
2 8 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (0.84%) HTTP
4 3 (0.36%) ATM
4 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.24%) Broadband
5 2 (0.24%) iBeacon
5 2 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.12%) NFC
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.16%) MongoDB
2 17 (2.04%) MySQL
2 17 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 17 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.68%) SQLite
4 13 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (1.20%) Big Data
5 10 (1.20%) Blockchain
5 10 (1.20%) RethinkDB
6 9 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.96%) Mixpanel
8 7 (0.84%) Redis
9 5 (0.60%) GIS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.12%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.12%) HSQLDB
11 1 (0.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 223 (26.71%) Xcode
2 205 (24.55%) Git (software)
3 69 (8.26%) Jenkins
4 58 (6.95%) CocoaPods
5 41 (4.91%) Gradle
6 29 (3.47%) JIRA
7 22 (2.63%) Android Studio
8 16 (1.92%) Appium
8 16 (1.92%) Calabash
8 16 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 14 (1.68%) gulp
10 11 (1.32%) Gerrit
10 11 (1.32%) Grunt
10 11 (1.32%) Selenium
11 10 (1.20%) Subversion
12 9 (1.08%) Mockito
12 9 (1.08%) Travis CI
13 8 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 106 (12.69%) Finance
2 53 (6.35%) Banking
3 50 (5.99%) Retail
4 37 (4.43%) Games
5 33 (3.95%) Marketing
6 32 (3.83%) Advertising
7 14 (1.68%) Publishing
8 12 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.32%) Automotive
9 11 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.08%) Law
11 6 (0.72%) Interactive Media
11 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.60%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.12%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 681 (81.56%) Developer
2 530 (63.47%) iOS Developer
3 136 (16.29%) Senior Developer
4 109 (13.05%) Mobile Developer
5 105 (12.57%) Senior iOS Developer
6 95 (11.38%) Applications Developer
7 86 (10.30%) Android Developer
8 83 (9.94%) Objective-C Developer
9 65 (7.78%) Software Engineer
10 52 (6.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 49 (5.87%) iOS Android Developer
12 45 (5.39%) iOS Software Engineer
13 30 (3.59%) Software Developer
14 28 (3.35%) Java Developer
15 26 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
16 25 (2.99%) Lead Developer
17 23 (2.75%) Mobile Engineer
18 22 (2.63%) Development Engineer
18 22 (2.63%) E-Commerce Developer
18 22 (2.63%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (16.65%) iOS SDK
2 130 (15.57%) RESTful
3 109 (13.05%) HTML
4 99 (11.86%) Web Services
5 95 (11.38%) CSS
5 95 (11.38%) REST
6 87 (10.42%) JSON
7 73 (8.74%) Cocoa
8 62 (7.43%) AngularJS
8 62 (7.43%) Core Data
9 58 (6.95%) React Native
10 52 (6.23%) .NET
11 51 (6.11%) HTML5
11 51 (6.11%) Node.js
12 49 (5.87%) Android SDK
12 49 (5.87%) XML
13 45 (5.39%) Cocoa Touch
13 45 (5.39%) React
14 44 (5.27%) SOAP
15 41 (4.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 309 (37.01%) Mobile App
2 225 (26.95%) User Experience
3 69 (8.26%) iPhone
4 68 (8.14%) Fintech
5 59 (7.07%) Computer Science
6 54 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
7 52 (6.23%) iPad
8 44 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (3.95%) Algorithms
10 23 (2.75%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.28%) Animation
12 13 (1.56%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.32%) Smartphone
13 11 (1.32%) Spread Betting
14 10 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
14 10 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (1.20%) Social Media
15 9 (1.08%) Graphic Design
16 7 (0.84%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 793 (94.97%) Apple iOS
2 348 (41.68%) Android
3 27 (3.23%) Windows
4 13 (1.56%) Windows Phone
5 11 (1.32%) Nucleus RTOS
6 10 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.08%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.84%) Unix
9 5 (0.60%) Linux
10 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (76.65%) iOS Development
2 416 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (27.66%) TDD
4 228 (27.31%) Mobile Development
5 200 (23.95%) Android Development
6 153 (18.32%) OO
7 147 (17.60%) Software Engineering
8 146 (17.49%) Scrum
9 132 (15.81%) Test Automation
10 125 (14.97%) BDD
11 101 (12.10%) OOP
12 95 (11.38%) Unit Testing
13 92 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
14 85 (10.18%) Mentoring
15 78 (9.34%) MVC
16 60 (7.19%) Mobile Application Development
17 57 (6.83%) E-Commerce
18 53 (6.35%) OOD
19 49 (5.87%) Kanban
20 47 (5.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 607 (72.69%) Objective-C
2 270 (32.34%) Java
3 157 (18.80%) JavaScript
4 84 (10.06%) C#
5 76 (9.10%) C++
6 65 (7.78%) Ruby
7 46 (5.51%) PHP
7 46 (5.51%) SQL
8 44 (5.27%) C
8 44 (5.27%) Python
9 40 (4.79%) Kotlin
10 19 (2.28%) TypeScript
11 16 (1.92%) ES6
12 11 (1.32%) Go
13 6 (0.72%) Groovy
13 6 (0.72%) Perl
13 6 (0.72%) Scala
13 6 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.48%) Elixir
15 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 122 (14.61%) Degree
2 24 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.23%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) PSD2
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (3.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.36%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 102 (12.22%) Apple
2 65 (7.78%) Google
3 54 (6.47%) Xamarin
4 21 (2.51%) Microsoft
5 15 (1.80%) Facebook
6 12 (1.44%) Adobe
7 7 (0.84%) Sony
7 7 (0.84%) Twitter
8 6 (0.72%) SAP
9 4 (0.48%) Actuate
9 4 (0.48%) Dell
9 4 (0.48%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.36%) Atmel
10 3 (0.36%) Capita
10 3 (0.36%) Perforce
10 3 (0.36%) Sun
11 2 (0.24%) BT
11 2 (0.24%) IBM
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com