Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 562 805
Rank change year-on-year -1 +243 +414
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 827 841 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.84% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 696 737 445
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £78,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

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 99503 100190 113234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.24% 52.95% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81950 86403 96877
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,551 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

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 24 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +10 787 £55,000 - 107
London -28 436 £60,000 -4.00% 58
UK excluding London +86 387 £40,000 - 58
North of England +14 120 £40,000 - 31
North West -40 84 £45,000 +12.50% 27
South East +76 65 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Midlands +23 62 £34,000 -15.00% 4
South West +48 60 £52,500 +40.00% 4
West Midlands +38 50 £34,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +33 45 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire +42 32 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Scotland -17 22 £52,500 +9.38% 7
Wales +31 13 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands 0 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East +8 4 £35,000 -20.45%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Apple Swift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Apple Swift.

1 759 (91.78%) Apple iOS
2 618 (74.73%) Objective-C
3 616 (74.49%) iOS Development
4 409 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
5 390 (47.16%) Android
6 346 (41.84%) Mobile App
7 298 (36.03%) Java
8 246 (29.75%) TDD
9 238 (28.78%) Android Development
10 237 (28.66%) Git (software)
11 210 (25.39%) Mobile Development
12 209 (25.27%) User Experience
13 208 (25.15%) Xcode
14 182 (22.01%) JavaScript
15 160 (19.35%) Scrum
16 159 (19.23%) Degree
17 137 (16.57%) JSON
18 135 (16.32%) Software Engineering
19 126 (15.24%) RESTful
20 123 (14.87%) iOS SDK
21 121 (14.63%) REST
21 121 (14.63%) OO
22 115 (13.91%) HTML
23 109 (13.18%) Mobile Application Development
24 107 (12.94%) BDD
24 107 (12.94%) Apple
25 104 (12.58%) Unit Testing
26 103 (12.45%) CSS
26 103 (12.45%) Cocoa
27 98 (11.85%) 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 18 (2.18%) Confluence
2 16 (1.93%) CMS
3 9 (1.09%) WordPress
4 6 (0.73%) Apache
5 5 (0.60%) nginx
5 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.48%) IIS
7 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.24%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Liferay
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Movex
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.53%) GitHub
2 50 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.81%) Google Play
5 13 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.33%) SaaS
7 10 (1.21%) iTunes
8 9 (1.09%) Serverless
9 7 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.60%) TestFlight
11 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.12%) Firebase
13 1 (0.12%) npm
13 1 (0.12%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.57%) HTTP
1 13 (1.57%) Internet
2 9 (1.09%) Skype
3 7 (0.85%) ATM
4 5 (0.60%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.48%) SSH
5 4 (0.48%) VoIP
5 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.36%) HbbTV
6 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.12%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) VPN
8 1 (0.12%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.08%) MySQL
2 29 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 25 (3.02%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.06%) Redis
6 16 (1.93%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (1.09%) Blockchain
9 6 (0.73%) CouchDB
10 5 (0.60%) SQLite
11 4 (0.48%) GIS
12 3 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.36%) Big Data
12 3 (0.36%) DocumentDB
12 3 (0.36%) Mixpanel
13 2 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 237 (28.66%) Git (software)
2 208 (25.15%) Xcode
3 60 (7.26%) JIRA
4 52 (6.29%) Jenkins
5 38 (4.59%) Android Studio
6 25 (3.02%) Gradle
7 24 (2.90%) CocoaPods
8 22 (2.66%) Subversion
9 11 (1.33%) Selenium
9 11 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.21%) Appium
10 10 (1.21%) Calabash
10 10 (1.21%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.09%) Gerrit
11 9 (1.09%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.85%) Maven
13 7 (0.85%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.85%) webpack
14 6 (0.73%) gulp
General
1 94 (11.37%) Finance
2 56 (6.77%) Retail
3 40 (4.84%) Banking
4 38 (4.59%) Marketing
5 35 (4.23%) Advertising
6 33 (3.99%) Games
7 31 (3.75%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.66%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.42%) Electronics
10 18 (2.18%) Publishing
11 17 (2.06%) Automotive
12 9 (1.09%) Law
13 7 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.73%) Interactive Media
14 6 (0.73%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.60%) Legal
16 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
16 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 698 (84.40%) Developer
2 500 (60.46%) iOS Developer
3 130 (15.72%) Android Developer
4 117 (14.15%) Mobile Developer
5 114 (13.78%) Applications Developer
6 91 (11.00%) Senior Developer
7 75 (9.07%) Objective-C Developer
8 73 (8.83%) iOS Android Developer
8 73 (8.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 66 (7.98%) Senior iOS Developer
10 47 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 36 (4.35%) Lead Developer
12 32 (3.87%) Software Developer
13 30 (3.63%) Java Developer
14 26 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
15 25 (3.02%) Lead iOS Developer
15 25 (3.02%) Programmer
16 24 (2.90%) C# Developer
17 23 (2.78%) iOS Software Engineer
18 22 (2.66%) Objective-C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (16.57%) JSON
2 126 (15.24%) RESTful
3 123 (14.87%) iOS SDK
4 121 (14.63%) REST
5 115 (13.91%) HTML
6 103 (12.45%) Cocoa
6 103 (12.45%) CSS
7 91 (11.00%) Web Services
8 85 (10.28%) AngularJS
9 77 (9.31%) XML
10 62 (7.50%) .NET
10 62 (7.50%) SOAP
11 61 (7.38%) React
12 60 (7.26%) React Native
13 56 (6.77%) HTML5
14 54 (6.53%) Node.js
15 50 (6.05%) Android SDK
16 47 (5.68%) Cocoa Touch
17 46 (5.56%) OAuth
18 45 (5.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 346 (41.84%) Mobile App
2 209 (25.27%) User Experience
3 91 (11.00%) Computer Science
4 63 (7.62%) iPhone
5 55 (6.65%) iPad
6 52 (6.29%) Fintech
7 48 (5.80%) Data Structures
8 40 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
9 31 (3.75%) Algorithms
10 25 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (1.93%) Animation
12 15 (1.81%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
14 12 (1.45%) Digital Currency
15 11 (1.33%) Spread Betting
16 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.09%) mHealth
16 9 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
16 9 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 759 (91.78%) Apple iOS
2 390 (47.16%) Android
3 33 (3.99%) Windows
4 16 (1.93%) Linux
5 8 (0.97%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.85%) Mac OS
6 7 (0.85%) Unix
7 6 (0.73%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (74.49%) iOS Development
2 409 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (29.75%) TDD
4 238 (28.78%) Android Development
5 210 (25.39%) Mobile Development
6 160 (19.35%) Scrum
7 135 (16.32%) Software Engineering
8 121 (14.63%) OO
9 109 (13.18%) Mobile Application Development
10 107 (12.94%) BDD
11 104 (12.58%) Unit Testing
12 95 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
12 95 (11.49%) MVC
13 94 (11.37%) Test Automation
14 92 (11.12%) OOP
15 52 (6.29%) E-Commerce
16 49 (5.93%) Web Development
17 48 (5.80%) Kanban
18 47 (5.68%) OOD
19 46 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 618 (74.73%) Objective-C
2 298 (36.03%) Java
3 182 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 98 (11.85%) C#
5 68 (8.22%) C++
5 68 (8.22%) Ruby
6 65 (7.86%) PHP
7 53 (6.41%) SQL
8 52 (6.29%) C
9 48 (5.80%) Python
10 17 (2.06%) Go
11 14 (1.69%) Kotlin
12 11 (1.33%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.09%) Scala
14 6 (0.73%) Embedded C
14 6 (0.73%) Embedded C++
14 6 (0.73%) Groovy
15 5 (0.60%) ES6
15 5 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 159 (19.23%) Degree
2 56 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.17%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) GCP
2 2 (0.24%) PMO
2 2 (0.24%) PSD2
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (3.02%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.48%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 107 (12.94%) Apple
2 63 (7.62%) Xamarin
3 58 (7.01%) Google
4 24 (2.90%) SAP
5 16 (1.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.09%) Facebook
7 7 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.73%) Adobe
9 5 (0.60%) Twitter
10 4 (0.48%) Appcelerator
10 4 (0.48%) Dell
10 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.36%) Atmel
11 3 (0.36%) Sun
12 2 (0.24%) BT
12 2 (0.24%) Capita
12 2 (0.24%) IBM
12 2 (0.24%) New Relic
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle
12 2 (0.24%) Red Hat