Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 439 536
Rank change year-on-year -12 +97 +32
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 472 701 754
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.13% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 373 491 518
10th Percentile £40,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £74,375 £71,250
90th Percentile £83,700 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -

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 45,831 62,061 81,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.19% 54.52% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37,185 51,686 67,404
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Apple Swift in the UK

Apple Swift
Top 17 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 13 April 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 -19 408 £60,625 +1.04% 113
UK excluding London +13 228 £52,500 -4.55% 56
London -2 206 £67,500 -3.57% 63
Work from Home -82 122 £65,000 -7.14% 32
South East +9 61 £52,500 -12.50% 8
South West +37 42 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland -1 41 £52,500 -12.50% 6
North of England +9 39 £55,000 +15.79% 18
Midlands +50 31 £48,750 +14.71% 14
Yorkshire -4 21 £55,000 - 8
East Midlands +23 20 £48,750 +14.71% 6
North West +21 14 £53,750 +7.50% 8
West Midlands +33 11 £42,500 -10.53% 8
East of England +45 8 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Wales +34 5 £55,000 +29.41%
North East +4 4 £51,250 +46.43% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 433 (91.74%) Apple iOS
2 343 (72.67%) iOS Development
3 240 (50.85%) Objective-C
4 229 (48.52%) Mobile App
5 216 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (44.28%) Android
7 188 (39.83%) Mobile Development
8 127 (26.91%) Java
9 125 (26.48%) Git (software)
10 116 (24.58%) JavaScript
11 108 (22.88%) Android Development
12 102 (21.61%) User Experience
13 96 (20.34%) Kotlin
14 90 (19.07%) Mobile Application Development
15 86 (18.22%) RESTful
16 76 (16.10%) React Native
17 72 (15.25%) OO
18 71 (15.04%) Apple
18 71 (15.04%) Xcode
19 66 (13.98%) OOP
20 63 (13.35%) SDLC
21 60 (12.71%) Core Data
22 57 (12.08%) CSS
23 56 (11.86%) Games
23 56 (11.86%) QA
24 54 (11.44%) TDD
24 54 (11.44%) Degree
25 51 (10.81%) Software Engineering
26 50 (10.59%) Scrum
26 50 (10.59%) JIRA

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 12 (2.54%) Confluence
2 7 (1.48%) Apache Solr
2 7 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (0.85%) CMS
3 4 (0.85%) nginx
4 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (4.87%) Figma
2 20 (4.24%) Sketch
3 19 (4.03%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.21%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.42%) Firebase
2 30 (6.36%) AWS
3 21 (4.45%) GitHub
4 18 (3.81%) Azure
5 12 (2.54%) iTunes
6 11 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.12%) Bitrise
8 8 (1.69%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.48%) GCP
10 6 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (1.06%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (0.85%) AWS OpsWorks
12 4 (0.85%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.85%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.85%) Heroku
12 4 (0.85%) Sauce Labs
13 3 (0.64%) Amazon Cognito
13 3 (0.64%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.48%) Internet
2 5 (1.06%) HTTP
3 3 (0.64%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.42%) NFC
4 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.21%) MQTT
5 1 (0.21%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.84%) MySQL
2 19 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.33%) SQLite
5 6 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.06%) BigQuery
6 5 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.06%) Redis
7 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.21%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.21%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 125 (26.48%) Git (software)
2 71 (15.04%) Xcode
3 50 (10.59%) JIRA
4 27 (5.72%) CocoaPods
5 25 (5.30%) Jenkins
6 24 (5.08%) Appium
7 22 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (3.60%) Calabash
9 16 (3.39%) Android Studio
9 16 (3.39%) Bitbucket
9 16 (3.39%) fastlane
9 16 (3.39%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.54%) Gradle
11 10 (2.12%) git-flow
12 8 (1.69%) CircleCI
13 6 (1.27%) Crashlytics
13 6 (1.27%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (1.27%) PhpStorm
14 5 (1.06%) Travis CI
General
1 56 (11.86%) Games
2 47 (9.96%) Finance
3 27 (5.72%) Banking
4 25 (5.30%) Retail
5 21 (4.45%) Marketing
6 5 (1.06%) Automotive
7 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.42%) Advertising
8 2 (0.42%) Publishing
8 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 378 (80.08%) Developer
2 259 (54.87%) iOS Developer
3 85 (18.01%) Senior Developer
4 77 (16.31%) Mobile Developer
5 73 (15.47%) Senior iOS Developer
6 36 (7.63%) Applications Developer
7 32 (6.78%) React Developer
8 30 (6.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 26 (5.51%) Lead Developer
10 24 (5.08%) Lead iOS Developer
11 18 (3.81%) PHP Developer
12 16 (3.39%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.18%) Android Developer
13 15 (3.18%) iOS Android Developer
14 13 (2.75%) Mobile Engineer
15 9 (1.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 8 (1.69%) Senior Android Developer
16 8 (1.69%) Senior iOS Android Developer
16 8 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
16 8 (1.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (18.22%) RESTful
2 76 (16.10%) React Native
3 60 (12.71%) Core Data
4 57 (12.08%) CSS
5 46 (9.75%) HTML
6 42 (8.90%) UIKit
7 36 (7.63%) React
7 36 (7.63%) Web Services
8 35 (7.42%) REST
9 33 (6.99%) Node.js
10 32 (6.78%) RxSwift
11 29 (6.14%) AngularJS
12 27 (5.72%) JSON
13 25 (5.30%) iOS SDK
14 23 (4.87%) Redux
15 22 (4.66%) Cocoa
16 20 (4.24%) Flutter
17 19 (4.03%) Cocoa Touch
18 17 (3.60%) .NET
18 17 (3.60%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 229 (48.52%) Mobile App
2 102 (21.61%) User Experience
3 33 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (3.81%) EPoS
6 16 (3.39%) Animation
7 15 (3.18%) iPad
7 15 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.33%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.48%) iPhone
10 5 (1.06%) NHS
10 5 (1.06%) Social Media
11 4 (0.85%) Arduino
11 4 (0.85%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.64%) Online Games
13 2 (0.42%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.42%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.21%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 433 (91.74%) Apple iOS
2 209 (44.28%) Android
3 10 (2.12%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.42%) watchOS
6 1 (0.21%) Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (72.67%) iOS Development
2 216 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (39.83%) Mobile Development
4 108 (22.88%) Android Development
5 90 (19.07%) Mobile Application Development
6 72 (15.25%) OO
7 66 (13.98%) OOP
8 63 (13.35%) SDLC
9 54 (11.44%) TDD
10 51 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 50 (10.59%) Scrum
12 49 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (9.75%) Test Automation
14 45 (9.53%) Unit Testing
15 44 (9.32%) Mentoring
16 43 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
17 39 (8.26%) Computer Science
18 35 (7.42%) Web Development
19 34 (7.20%) E-Commerce
20 33 (6.99%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 240 (50.85%) Objective-C
2 127 (26.91%) Java
3 116 (24.58%) JavaScript
4 96 (20.34%) Kotlin
5 48 (10.17%) TypeScript
6 32 (6.78%) PHP
7 30 (6.36%) C#
8 24 (5.08%) ES6
8 24 (5.08%) Python
9 20 (4.24%) SQL
10 19 (4.03%) Ruby
11 15 (3.18%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.12%) C
12 10 (2.12%) C++
13 5 (1.06%) Dart
14 4 (0.85%) Java 8
15 3 (0.64%) Clojure
15 3 (0.64%) ML
16 2 (0.42%) JSX
17 1 (0.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (11.44%) Degree
2 36 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.86%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.48%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (1.06%) Terraform
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.21%) Packer
Vendors
1 71 (15.04%) Apple
2 19 (4.03%) Adobe
3 18 (3.81%) Google
4 15 (3.18%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.06%) Facebook
6 5 (1.06%) Twitter
7 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle
8 1 (0.21%) Samsung
8 1 (0.21%) SAP
8 1 (0.21%) YouTube