Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 560 586
Rank change year-on-year +124 +26 -35
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 356 663 740
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 0.87% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 329 533 681
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £84,500 £80,000
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 35,239 76,004 94,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.74% 53.58% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29,010 62,292 78,581
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 15 August 2020.

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 15 August 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 +124 309 £57,500 +4.55% 63
UK excluding London +157 203 £55,000 +15.79% 51
London +76 144 £68,250 +5.00% 18
South East +193 88 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Work from Home +103 63 £58,750 +17.50% 13
North of England +134 45 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Scotland +82 37 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +121 21 £50,000 +2.56% 13
North West +96 20 £55,000 +22.22% 7
South West +100 12 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Midlands +86 10 £41,250 -17.50% 6
East of England +61 8 £90,000 +63.64% 4
East Midlands +62 6 £41,250 -17.50% 1
West Midlands +81 4 £41,250 -21.43% 5
North East +26 4 £55,000 +139.13% 4
Wales +33 3 £42,500 -10.53% 2

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 338 (94.94%) Apple iOS
2 257 (72.19%) iOS Development
3 226 (63.48%) Objective-C
4 175 (49.16%) Android
5 155 (43.54%) Java
6 143 (40.17%) Mobile Development
7 139 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (36.24%) Mobile App
9 121 (33.99%) JavaScript
10 116 (32.58%) Android Development
11 92 (25.84%) Git (software)
12 91 (25.56%) Kotlin
13 82 (23.03%) User Experience
14 75 (21.07%) Software Engineering
14 75 (21.07%) Xcode
15 69 (19.38%) React Native
16 65 (18.26%) TDD
17 61 (17.13%) Web Services
17 61 (17.13%) Python
18 59 (16.57%) PHP
19 57 (16.01%) RESTful
20 56 (15.73%) Scrum
21 53 (14.89%) Apple
21 53 (14.89%) OO
22 52 (14.61%) OOP
23 49 (13.76%) HTML
23 49 (13.76%) JSON
24 48 (13.48%) REST
25 43 (12.08%) Node.js
26 42 (11.80%) MySQL

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 10 (2.81%) CMS
1 10 (2.81%) Joomla!
1 10 (2.81%) WordPress
2 5 (1.40%) Confluence
3 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Sketch
1 2 (0.56%) Zeplin
2 1 (0.28%) Figma
2 1 (0.28%) InVision
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.87%) Azure
2 23 (6.46%) AWS
3 13 (3.65%) TestFlight
4 11 (3.09%) Firebase
4 11 (3.09%) GCP
5 10 (2.81%) SaaS
6 8 (2.25%) GitHub
6 8 (2.25%) Serverless
7 6 (1.69%) Google Play
8 4 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.84%) Azure Functions
9 3 (0.84%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.84%) Power Platform
9 3 (0.84%) Slack
10 2 (0.56%) Heroku
11 1 (0.28%) Asana
11 1 (0.28%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.28%) iTunes
11 1 (0.28%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.37%) HTTP
2 7 (1.97%) VoIP
3 6 (1.69%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.84%) Internet
4 3 (0.84%) NFC
5 2 (0.56%) Skype
6 1 (0.28%) DNS
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.80%) MySQL
2 33 (9.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.84%) Blockchain
3 3 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (0.84%) Mixpanel
3 3 (0.84%) Power BI
4 2 (0.56%) Big Data
4 2 (0.56%) Couchbase
4 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.28%) GIS
5 1 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 92 (25.84%) Git (software)
2 75 (21.07%) Xcode
3 32 (8.99%) JIRA
4 23 (6.46%) Jenkins
5 22 (6.18%) fastlane
6 21 (5.90%) Android Studio
7 14 (3.93%) git-flow
8 10 (2.81%) JUnit
9 9 (2.53%) Calabash
9 9 (2.53%) Gradle
9 9 (2.53%) Subversion
10 8 (2.25%) CocoaPods
10 8 (2.25%) Mockito
10 8 (2.25%) Selenium
11 7 (1.97%) Charles Proxy
12 6 (1.69%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.69%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.40%) Appium
13 5 (1.40%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.40%) Maven
General
1 32 (8.99%) Finance
2 25 (7.02%) Retail
3 19 (5.34%) Banking
4 10 (2.81%) Retail Banking
5 9 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.25%) Publishing
7 4 (1.12%) Electronics
7 4 (1.12%) Law
7 4 (1.12%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 254 (71.35%) Developer
2 156 (43.82%) iOS Developer
3 56 (15.73%) Senior Developer
4 53 (14.89%) Mobile Developer
5 40 (11.24%) Software Engineer
6 31 (8.71%) PHP Developer
7 30 (8.43%) Android Developer
8 28 (7.87%) Applications Developer
9 26 (7.30%) Senior iOS Developer
10 22 (6.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 19 (5.34%) iOS Android Developer
12 15 (4.21%) Senior Mobile Developer
12 15 (4.21%) Senior PHP Developer
13 14 (3.93%) Mobile Engineer
14 13 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
15 10 (2.81%) Lead Software Engineer
16 8 (2.25%) Objective-C Developer
17 7 (1.97%) Cloud Developer
17 7 (1.97%) QA Engineer
18 6 (1.69%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (19.38%) React Native
2 61 (17.13%) Web Services
3 57 (16.01%) RESTful
4 49 (13.76%) HTML
4 49 (13.76%) JSON
5 48 (13.48%) REST
6 43 (12.08%) Node.js
7 39 (10.96%) CSS
8 33 (9.27%) Core Animation
9 31 (8.71%) CodeIgniter
10 28 (7.87%) jQuery
11 26 (7.30%) AngularJS
11 26 (7.30%) React
11 26 (7.30%) XML
12 23 (6.46%) Core Data
13 22 (6.18%) Cocoa
14 20 (5.62%) .NET
14 20 (5.62%) iOS SDK
15 18 (5.06%) RxSwift
16 15 (4.21%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 129 (36.24%) Mobile App
2 82 (23.03%) User Experience
3 34 (9.55%) Animation
4 19 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (3.09%) iPad
6 11 (3.09%) iPhone
6 11 (3.09%) Social Media
7 10 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.40%) CAN bus
8 5 (1.40%) Lidar
8 5 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.40%) Video Editing
9 3 (0.84%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.84%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.84%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.56%) Chromecast
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 338 (94.94%) Apple iOS
2 175 (49.16%) Android
3 12 (3.37%) Linux
4 10 (2.81%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.69%) Windows
6 5 (1.40%) Robot Operating System
7 4 (1.12%) tvOS
8 3 (0.84%) Android TV
9 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (72.19%) iOS Development
2 143 (40.17%) Mobile Development
3 139 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (32.58%) Android Development
5 75 (21.07%) Software Engineering
6 65 (18.26%) TDD
7 56 (15.73%) Scrum
8 53 (14.89%) OO
9 52 (14.61%) OOP
10 41 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (11.52%) Mentoring
11 38 (10.67%) Web Development
12 37 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (9.83%) Unit Testing
14 32 (8.99%) Test Automation
15 30 (8.43%) Analytics
16 29 (8.15%) DevOps
16 29 (8.15%) Mobile Application Development
17 28 (7.87%) MVVM
18 23 (6.46%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 226 (63.48%) Objective-C
2 155 (43.54%) Java
3 121 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 91 (25.56%) Kotlin
5 61 (17.13%) Python
6 59 (16.57%) PHP
7 37 (10.39%) C#
8 34 (9.55%) Ruby
9 23 (6.46%) C++
10 18 (5.06%) C
11 17 (4.78%) SQL
12 11 (3.09%) Dart
13 10 (2.81%) Go
14 5 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.12%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.12%) Embedded C++
15 4 (1.12%) Java 8
16 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (8.15%) Degree
2 10 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.40%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.12%) HND
5 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMP
6 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.74%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (4.78%) Docker
2 8 (2.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (14.89%) Apple
2 22 (6.18%) Xamarin
3 17 (4.78%) Google
4 15 (4.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.21%) Zend
5 2 (0.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe
6 1 (0.28%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.28%) hybris
6 1 (0.28%) Samsung
6 1 (0.28%) SAP
6 1 (0.28%) Splunk