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

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 548 587 576
Rank change year-on-year +39 -11 +270
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 755 787 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 620 667 758
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.33% +2.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.88% - -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 91,556 96,643 100,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.57% 55.29% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76,173 79,233 87,041
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 October 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 19 October 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 +7 700 £60,000 +14.29% 177
London +3 399 £65,000 +8.33% 103
UK excluding London +28 345 £48,750 +21.88% 90
South East +59 115 £42,000 +5.00% 19
North of England +17 89 £45,000 +12.50% 28
North West -1 55 £42,000 -6.67% 22
South West -7 51 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Scotland +20 39 £52,500 - 10
Yorkshire +28 31 £48,750 +39.29% 5
East of England +11 26 £58,750 +26.34% 5
Midlands -40 19 £35,000 +2.94% 12
West Midlands -15 13 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Wales +3 6 £42,500 -5.56% 2
East Midlands -11 6 £37,500 +7.14% 5
North East -8 3 £38,750 +6.90% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 683 (90.46%) Apple iOS
2 563 (74.57%) iOS Development
3 512 (67.81%) Objective-C
4 383 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
5 336 (44.50%) Android
6 261 (34.57%) Java
7 241 (31.92%) Mobile App
8 229 (30.33%) Mobile Development
9 191 (25.30%) User Experience
10 184 (24.37%) TDD
11 174 (23.05%) Git (software)
12 160 (21.19%) Apple
13 148 (19.60%) Android Development
14 147 (19.47%) Xcode
15 135 (17.88%) JavaScript
16 134 (17.75%) Finance
17 113 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
18 112 (14.83%) RESTful
19 111 (14.70%) HTML
20 107 (14.17%) BDD
20 107 (14.17%) C#
21 106 (14.04%) CSS
22 105 (13.91%) Test Automation
23 103 (13.64%) OO
24 97 (12.85%) Web Services
25 94 (12.45%) Scrum
26 89 (11.79%) Kotlin
27 84 (11.13%) MVC
28 79 (10.46%) Software Engineering
29 78 (10.33%) 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 27 (3.58%) CMS
2 19 (2.52%) Ethereum
3 15 (1.99%) Confluence
3 15 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.72%) Apache
4 13 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 13 (1.72%) GlassFish
4 13 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.93%) WordPress
7 6 (0.79%) nginx
8 4 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.53%) Liferay
9 3 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.26%) concrete5
10 2 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.13%) Drupal
11 1 (0.13%) Mendix
Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.93%) GIMP
3 6 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (7.68%) GitHub
3 48 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (3.05%) iTunes
6 21 (2.78%) TestFlight
7 19 (2.52%) Amazon S3
8 18 (2.38%) Apple Pay
9 14 (1.85%) Firebase
10 7 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.79%) Serverless
12 5 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.66%) Google Play
12 5 (0.66%) npm
13 4 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.11%) HTTP
2 13 (1.72%) SSL
3 12 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (1.32%) Bluetooth
5 8 (1.06%) Internet
6 6 (0.79%) Firewall
7 3 (0.40%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.03%) NoSQL
2 37 (4.90%) MySQL
3 29 (3.84%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.44%) Blockchain
5 25 (3.31%) Redis
6 22 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.99%) Big Data
9 14 (1.85%) SQL Server
10 13 (1.72%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.06%) CouchDB
12 8 (1.06%) SQLite
13 5 (0.66%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.26%) GIS
15 1 (0.13%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 174 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 147 (19.47%) Xcode
3 75 (9.93%) CocoaPods
4 60 (7.95%) Jenkins
5 42 (5.56%) JIRA
6 30 (3.97%) fastlane
7 27 (3.58%) Appium
8 24 (3.18%) Subversion
9 22 (2.91%) Bitbucket
10 19 (2.52%) Android Studio
10 19 (2.52%) Mocha
11 18 (2.38%) Crashlytics
11 18 (2.38%) Mercurial
11 18 (2.38%) Visual Studio
12 15 (1.99%) Gradle
13 13 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (1.72%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.19%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.06%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 134 (17.75%) Finance
2 64 (8.48%) Banking
3 46 (6.09%) Retail
4 28 (3.71%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.58%) Publishing
6 20 (2.65%) Games
6 20 (2.65%) Marketing
7 10 (1.32%) Law
8 9 (1.19%) Electronics
9 8 (1.06%) Automotive
10 7 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.79%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.66%) Advertising
12 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 618 (81.85%) Developer
2 445 (58.94%) iOS Developer
3 154 (20.40%) Senior Developer
4 110 (14.57%) Mobile Developer
5 97 (12.85%) Senior iOS Developer
6 90 (11.92%) Applications Developer
7 58 (7.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 57 (7.55%) Android Developer
9 50 (6.62%) iOS Android Developer
9 50 (6.62%) Objective-C Developer
10 49 (6.49%) Lead Developer
11 48 (6.36%) Software Developer
12 41 (5.43%) Software Engineer
13 30 (3.97%) C# Developer
14 29 (3.84%) Lead iOS Developer
15 28 (3.71%) Mobile Engineer
16 26 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 25 (3.31%) React Developer
18 21 (2.78%) Senior Mobile Developer
19 19 (2.52%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (14.83%) RESTful
2 111 (14.70%) HTML
3 106 (14.04%) CSS
4 97 (12.85%) Web Services
5 78 (10.33%) REST
6 73 (9.67%) JSON
7 70 (9.27%) iOS SDK
8 62 (8.21%) .NET
8 62 (8.21%) Cocoa
9 59 (7.81%) Core Data
10 57 (7.55%) React Native
11 52 (6.89%) HTML5
12 48 (6.36%) AngularJS
13 46 (6.09%) XML
14 45 (5.96%) ASP.NET
15 40 (5.30%) Core Animation
16 39 (5.17%) React
17 37 (4.90%) Cocoa Touch
17 37 (4.90%) Node.js
18 27 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 241 (31.92%) Mobile App
2 191 (25.30%) User Experience
3 65 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
4 60 (7.95%) Computer Science
5 54 (7.15%) Fintech
6 39 (5.17%) Animation
7 29 (3.84%) iPhone
8 28 (3.71%) iPad
8 28 (3.71%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (3.18%) Social Media
10 21 (2.78%) Smartphone
11 19 (2.52%) Bitcoin
12 17 (2.25%) Algorithms
12 17 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (2.25%) Data Structures
12 17 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
14 12 (1.59%) Chromecast
14 12 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
14 12 (1.59%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 683 (90.46%) Apple iOS
2 336 (44.50%) Android
3 49 (6.49%) Linux
4 39 (5.17%) Windows
5 19 (2.52%) VMS
6 16 (2.12%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.99%) Unix
8 11 (1.46%) watchOS
9 8 (1.06%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.53%) Nucleus RTOS
11 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (74.57%) iOS Development
2 383 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (30.33%) Mobile Development
4 184 (24.37%) TDD
5 148 (19.60%) Android Development
6 113 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (14.17%) BDD
8 105 (13.91%) Test Automation
9 103 (13.64%) OO
10 94 (12.45%) Scrum
11 84 (11.13%) MVC
12 79 (10.46%) Software Engineering
13 62 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
14 61 (8.08%) Mentoring
15 55 (7.28%) Analytics
15 55 (7.28%) API Development
15 55 (7.28%) OOP
16 54 (7.15%) Unit Testing
17 53 (7.02%) Front End Development
18 51 (6.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 512 (67.81%) Objective-C
2 261 (34.57%) Java
3 135 (17.88%) JavaScript
4 107 (14.17%) C#
5 89 (11.79%) Kotlin
6 78 (10.33%) C++
7 72 (9.54%) Python
7 72 (9.54%) SQL
8 71 (9.40%) Ruby
9 43 (5.70%) Scala
10 34 (4.50%) PHP
11 32 (4.24%) C
11 32 (4.24%) ES6
12 29 (3.84%) TypeScript
13 25 (3.31%) Elixir
13 25 (3.31%) Rust
14 24 (3.18%) Go
14 24 (3.18%) Haskell
14 24 (3.18%) Lua
15 19 (2.52%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 69 (9.14%) Degree
2 24 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.46%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.66%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.26%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) CCNA
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MBA
10 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.28%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) PMO
3 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 47 (6.23%) Docker
2 19 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.65%) Docker Swarm
3 15 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.13%) Mesos
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 160 (21.19%) Apple
2 51 (6.75%) Xamarin
3 43 (5.70%) Google
4 25 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 18 (2.38%) Adobe
6 9 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.19%) SAP
6 9 (1.19%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.79%) WorldPay
8 4 (0.53%) Facebook
8 4 (0.53%) hybris
9 2 (0.26%) Adyen
9 2 (0.26%) Cisco
9 2 (0.26%) Gemalto
9 2 (0.26%) Mapbox
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle
9 2 (0.26%) PayPal
9 2 (0.26%) Splunk
10 1 (0.13%) Sophos
10 1 (0.13%) TOWER Software