Period
to 24 September 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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 576 851
Rank change year-on-year +40 +275 +483
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 832 844 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.83% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 694 737 390
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £33,213
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 96575 101521 113430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.40% 52.67% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79280 87681 97002
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +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 September 2017.

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 24 September 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 +36 800 £52,500 -4.55% 49
London +3 481 £60,000 -5.88% 33
UK excluding London +72 346 £40,000 - 17
North of England -19 92 £40,500 -4.71% 6
Midlands +49 75 £34,000 -9.33% 3
North West -38 66 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +44 63 £34,000 +28.30% 2
South West +43 55 £50,000 +49.25% 2
South East +67 49 £40,000 - 3
East of England +43 49 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 24 £35,000 -22.22%
Scotland -14 22 £52,500 +10.53%
East Midlands +14 12 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Wales - 5 £45,000 - 1
North East +16 2 £37,500 -14.77%

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 747 (89.78%) Apple iOS
2 655 (78.73%) Objective-C
3 591 (71.03%) iOS Development
4 430 (51.68%) Android
5 428 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
6 395 (47.48%) Mobile App
7 299 (35.94%) Java
8 261 (31.37%) Git (software)
9 252 (30.29%) Xcode
10 250 (30.05%) Mobile Development
11 249 (29.93%) TDD
12 247 (29.69%) Android Development
13 192 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 190 (22.84%) User Experience
15 162 (19.47%) Scrum
16 159 (19.11%) Software Engineering
17 156 (18.75%) HTML
18 151 (18.15%) Degree
19 144 (17.31%) CSS
20 139 (16.71%) JSON
21 133 (15.99%) Cocoa
22 126 (15.14%) iOS SDK
23 125 (15.02%) Mobile Application Development
24 124 (14.90%) REST
25 116 (13.94%) RESTful
26 114 (13.70%) MVC
27 113 (13.58%) Test Automation
28 112 (13.46%) Unit Testing
28 112 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
29 111 (13.34%) OO

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%) Confluence
2 15 (1.80%) CMS
3 10 (1.20%) WordPress
4 6 (0.72%) Apache
5 5 (0.60%) nginx
6 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.36%) IIS
8 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.12%) Ethereum
Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.12%) InVision
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Movex
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (6.73%) GitHub
3 55 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.16%) iTunes
5 17 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
6 16 (1.92%) Google Play
7 15 (1.80%) TestFlight
8 10 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (1.20%) SaaS
9 6 (0.72%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.12%) Firebase
11 1 (0.12%) Heroku
11 1 (0.12%) npm
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.73%) HTTP
2 13 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.20%) Skype
4 7 (0.84%) ATM
4 7 (0.84%) Internet
5 5 (0.60%) HbbTV
5 5 (0.60%) SSH
5 5 (0.60%) VoIP
6 4 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.24%) Wireless
9 1 (0.12%) DNS
9 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.12%) RTP
9 1 (0.12%) RTSP
9 1 (0.12%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) STUN
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.21%) MySQL
2 58 (6.97%) MongoDB
3 39 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 36 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 33 (3.97%) Azure SQL Database
6 20 (2.40%) Blockchain
6 20 (2.40%) CouchDB
7 18 (2.16%) DocumentDB
8 17 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.56%) Redis
9 13 (1.56%) SQLite
10 12 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.08%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.48%) Big Data
14 2 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.24%) Mixpanel
14 2 (0.24%) OLAP
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 261 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 252 (30.29%) Xcode
3 78 (9.38%) JIRA
4 67 (8.05%) Android Studio
5 54 (6.49%) Jenkins
6 36 (4.33%) Subversion
7 26 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.52%) SpecFlow
9 19 (2.28%) Selenium
10 16 (1.92%) Appium
11 14 (1.68%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.44%) Mercurial
13 11 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (1.32%) gulp
14 10 (1.20%) git-flow
15 9 (1.08%) Calabash
15 9 (1.08%) Gradle
15 9 (1.08%) WebDriver
16 8 (0.96%) CocoaPods
16 8 (0.96%) webpack
General
1 104 (12.50%) Finance
2 41 (4.93%) Banking
3 37 (4.45%) Retail
4 36 (4.33%) Marketing
5 32 (3.85%) Games
6 28 (3.37%) Publishing
7 27 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.88%) Advertising
9 22 (2.64%) Manufacturing
10 21 (2.52%) Electronics
10 21 (2.52%) Legal
11 19 (2.28%) Automotive
12 10 (1.20%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.24%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Military
16 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 707 (84.98%) Developer
2 492 (59.13%) iOS Developer
3 141 (16.95%) Android Developer
4 133 (15.99%) Mobile Developer
5 118 (14.18%) Applications Developer
6 93 (11.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 86 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 80 (9.62%) Objective-C Developer
9 76 (9.13%) iOS Android Developer
10 53 (6.37%) Programmer
11 52 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
12 51 (6.13%) Software Engineer
13 45 (5.41%) iOS Programmer
14 42 (5.05%) Objective-C Engineer
15 41 (4.93%) Java Developer
16 40 (4.81%) Lead Developer
17 35 (4.21%) Software Developer
18 29 (3.49%) C# Developer
18 29 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
19 28 (3.37%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (18.75%) HTML
2 144 (17.31%) CSS
3 139 (16.71%) JSON
4 133 (15.99%) Cocoa
5 126 (15.14%) iOS SDK
6 124 (14.90%) REST
7 116 (13.94%) RESTful
8 98 (11.78%) AngularJS
8 98 (11.78%) HTML5
9 93 (11.18%) XML
10 83 (9.98%) Web Services
11 73 (8.77%) React
12 71 (8.53%) SOAP
13 70 (8.41%) React Native
14 68 (8.17%) .NET
15 62 (7.45%) Android SDK
16 61 (7.33%) CSS3
17 58 (6.97%) ASP.NET
18 57 (6.85%) Node.js
19 46 (5.53%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 395 (47.48%) Mobile App
2 190 (22.84%) User Experience
3 99 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 57 (6.85%) Fintech
5 45 (5.41%) Data Structures
6 41 (4.93%) iPhone
7 39 (4.69%) iPad
8 32 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (3.25%) Algorithms
10 24 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
10 24 (2.88%) Minimum Viable Product
11 23 (2.76%) mHealth
12 19 (2.28%) Augmented Reality
13 14 (1.68%) Digital Currency
14 13 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (1.44%) Animation
16 9 (1.08%) Client/Server
16 9 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.08%) Virtual Team
17 7 (0.84%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 747 (89.78%) Apple iOS
2 430 (51.68%) Android
3 40 (4.81%) Windows
4 15 (1.80%) Linux
5 10 (1.20%) Unix
6 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (71.03%) iOS Development
2 428 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (30.05%) Mobile Development
4 249 (29.93%) TDD
5 247 (29.69%) Android Development
6 162 (19.47%) Scrum
7 159 (19.11%) Software Engineering
8 125 (15.02%) Mobile Application Development
9 114 (13.70%) MVC
10 113 (13.58%) Test Automation
11 112 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
11 112 (13.46%) Unit Testing
12 111 (13.34%) OO
13 105 (12.62%) BDD
14 73 (8.77%) OOP
15 60 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
16 59 (7.09%) DevOps
17 56 (6.73%) Mentoring
18 47 (5.65%) Open Source
19 44 (5.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 655 (78.73%) Objective-C
2 299 (35.94%) Java
3 192 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 110 (13.22%) C#
5 75 (9.01%) SQL
6 68 (8.17%) PHP
7 63 (7.57%) C++
8 51 (6.13%) C
9 46 (5.53%) Python
10 43 (5.17%) Ruby
11 23 (2.76%) Go
12 10 (1.20%) Scala
13 8 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.96%) Kotlin
14 7 (0.84%) ES6
14 7 (0.84%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.72%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.72%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.72%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 151 (18.15%) Degree
2 59 (7.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.72%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.65%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) GCP
2 2 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (3.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.72%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 93 (11.18%) Apple
2 68 (8.17%) Xamarin
3 59 (7.09%) Google
4 24 (2.88%) SAP
5 22 (2.64%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.04%) AppDynamics
6 17 (2.04%) New Relic
7 13 (1.56%) Microsoft
8 8 (0.96%) Appcelerator
9 7 (0.84%) Oracle
10 4 (0.48%) Adobe
10 4 (0.48%) Facebook
11 3 (0.36%) PubNub
11 3 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.24%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.24%) Perforce
13 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.12%) Dell
13 1 (0.12%) PayPal