Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 437 469 541
Rank change year-on-year +32 +72 +31
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 372 733 759
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.08% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 367 577 596
Median annual salary £59,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,375 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £82,700 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +17.65%

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 36,880 68,023 83,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.01% 54.11% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31,111 56,626 69,645
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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 +30 319 £60,000 - 121
UK excluding London +57 190 £50,000 -9.09% 78
London +49 159 £65,000 -7.14% 52
Work from Home -7 84 £60,000 -14.29% 21
North of England +45 56 £50,000 - 24
South East +89 47 £53,750 -17.31% 12
Scotland +26 38 £57,500 -4.17% 6
Yorkshire +41 35 £47,500 -13.64% 7
South West +50 31 £42,750 +0.59% 9
Midlands +66 14 £40,000 -20.00% 20
East Midlands +50 11 £23,250 -46.86% 6
North West +49 11 £53,750 +13.16% 12
North East +9 10 £51,250 +46.43% 5
West Midlands +74 3 £57,500 -28.13% 14
East of England +48 3 £55,000 - 4
Wales - 1 £55,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 349 (93.82%) Apple iOS
2 262 (70.43%) iOS Development
3 236 (63.44%) Objective-C
4 190 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (46.51%) Mobile App
6 172 (46.24%) Android
7 139 (37.37%) Java
8 117 (31.45%) Mobile Development
9 106 (28.49%) Git (software)
10 89 (23.92%) JavaScript
10 89 (23.92%) Kotlin
11 88 (23.66%) Android Development
12 87 (23.39%) RESTful
13 80 (21.51%) User Experience
14 73 (19.62%) TDD
15 70 (18.82%) OO
16 63 (16.94%) Apple
16 63 (16.94%) React Native
17 57 (15.32%) Xcode
18 56 (15.05%) QA
19 55 (14.78%) Mobile Application Development
20 52 (13.98%) Unit Testing
20 52 (13.98%) Finance
21 51 (13.71%) Scrum
21 51 (13.71%) Test Automation
21 51 (13.71%) SDLC
22 48 (12.90%) Core Data
23 47 (12.63%) Degree
24 45 (12.10%) OOP
25 42 (11.29%) UIKit

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 7 (1.88%) Apache Solr
1 7 (1.88%) Confluence
2 4 (1.08%) CMS
2 4 (1.08%) nginx
3 3 (0.81%) Joomla!
3 3 (0.81%) WordPress
4 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.27%) Apache
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (5.38%) Sketch
2 19 (5.11%) Figma
3 18 (4.84%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.27%) InVision
4 1 (0.27%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.80%) AWS
2 16 (4.30%) GitHub
3 13 (3.49%) Azure
4 12 (3.23%) Firebase
4 12 (3.23%) iTunes
5 11 (2.96%) Heroku
6 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.61%) BrowserStack
7 6 (1.61%) Sauce Labs
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (1.08%) AWS OpsWorks
8 4 (1.08%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.81%) Amazon Cognito
9 3 (0.81%) SaaS
10 2 (0.54%) GCP
10 2 (0.54%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon Alexa
11 1 (0.27%) Google Play
11 1 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.06%) MySQL
2 17 (4.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.23%) SQLite
4 5 (1.34%) Redis
5 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.27%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.27%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 106 (28.49%) Git (software)
2 57 (15.32%) Xcode
3 37 (9.95%) Jenkins
4 34 (9.14%) JIRA
5 27 (7.26%) CocoaPods
6 26 (6.99%) Appium
7 22 (5.91%) Calabash
8 16 (4.30%) Android Studio
9 11 (2.96%) git-flow
9 11 (2.96%) Liquibase
10 10 (2.69%) fastlane
10 10 (2.69%) Gradle
10 10 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.88%) Maven
12 4 (1.08%) Charles Proxy
12 4 (1.08%) Cypress.io
12 4 (1.08%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.08%) Selenium
13 3 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 52 (13.98%) Finance
2 21 (5.65%) Banking
3 18 (4.84%) Retail
4 13 (3.49%) Marketing
5 9 (2.42%) Games
6 5 (1.34%) Automotive
6 5 (1.34%) Law
7 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 285 (76.61%) Developer
2 187 (50.27%) iOS Developer
3 60 (16.13%) Mobile Developer
4 42 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 35 (9.41%) Senior iOS Developer
6 29 (7.80%) Applications Developer
7 25 (6.72%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 23 (6.18%) Software Engineer
9 21 (5.65%) Lead Developer
9 21 (5.65%) Lead iOS Developer
10 17 (4.57%) Android Developer
10 17 (4.57%) iOS Software Engineer
10 17 (4.57%) PHP Developer
11 14 (3.76%) React Developer
12 12 (3.23%) iOS Android Developer
12 12 (3.23%) Mobile Engineer
13 10 (2.69%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 10 (2.69%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.42%) Junior
14 9 (2.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.39%) RESTful
2 63 (16.94%) React Native
3 48 (12.90%) Core Data
4 42 (11.29%) UIKit
5 39 (10.48%) HTML
6 37 (9.95%) CSS
7 34 (9.14%) JSON
8 33 (8.87%) Web Services
9 32 (8.60%) Flutter
10 28 (7.53%) AngularJS
11 26 (6.99%) Spring
12 24 (6.45%) REST
12 24 (6.45%) RxSwift
13 23 (6.18%) Cocoa
14 22 (5.91%) Cocoa Touch
14 22 (5.91%) React
15 21 (5.65%) Core Animation
15 21 (5.65%) iOS SDK
16 20 (5.38%) .NET
17 16 (4.30%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 173 (46.51%) Mobile App
2 80 (21.51%) User Experience
3 22 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.91%) Animation
4 19 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.03%) iPad
6 11 (2.96%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.69%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.69%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.69%) EPoS
8 8 (2.15%) Social Media
9 7 (1.88%) iPhone
10 5 (1.34%) GPGPU
10 5 (1.34%) NHS
11 4 (1.08%) Arduino
11 4 (1.08%) Raspberry Pi
12 2 (0.54%) Blog
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 349 (93.82%) Apple iOS
2 172 (46.24%) Android
3 10 (2.69%) Mac OS
4 7 (1.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Windows
6 1 (0.27%) tvOS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (70.43%) iOS Development
2 190 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (31.45%) Mobile Development
4 88 (23.66%) Android Development
5 73 (19.62%) TDD
6 70 (18.82%) OO
7 55 (14.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 52 (13.98%) Unit Testing
9 51 (13.71%) Scrum
9 51 (13.71%) SDLC
9 51 (13.71%) Test Automation
10 45 (12.10%) OOP
11 41 (11.02%) Mentoring
12 38 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (10.22%) Software Engineering
13 33 (8.87%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (8.60%) Computer Science
15 31 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (7.26%) Web Development
17 24 (6.45%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 236 (63.44%) Objective-C
2 139 (37.37%) Java
3 89 (23.92%) JavaScript
3 89 (23.92%) Kotlin
4 33 (8.87%) Ruby
5 27 (7.26%) PHP
6 25 (6.72%) SQL
7 23 (6.18%) Python
8 19 (5.11%) C#
9 18 (4.84%) Java 8
10 17 (4.57%) Shell Script
11 16 (4.30%) TypeScript
12 15 (4.03%) C++
13 11 (2.96%) C
14 5 (1.34%) ES6
15 3 (0.81%) Go
16 1 (0.27%) Dart
Qualifications
1 47 (12.63%) Degree
2 29 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (15.05%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 11 (2.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (1.34%) Terraform
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 63 (16.94%) Apple
2 18 (4.84%) Adobe
3 16 (4.30%) Google
4 15 (4.03%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.15%) Facebook
6 5 (1.34%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.34%) Twitter
7 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.54%) YouTube
9 1 (0.27%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.27%) Infor
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle
9 1 (0.27%) Samsung
9 1 (0.27%) SAP
9 1 (0.27%) Splunk
9 1 (0.27%) Zend