Period
to 12 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for fastlane skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited fastlane over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

fastlane
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 906 823 1059
Rank change year-on-year -83 +236 +44
Permanent jobs citing fastlane 36 56 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.066% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 23
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,300 "
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,210 £85,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -32.69% +61.90% -4.55%
75th Percentile £73,817 £87,500 £71,250
90th Percentile " £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -33.33% -

fastlane is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,067 16,576 28,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.06% 19.63% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14,170 13,212 22,490
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

fastlane
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing fastlane as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for fastlane in the UK

fastlane
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing fastlane.

Salary trend for fastlane in the UK

fastlane
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing fastlane over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for fastlane in the UK

fastlane
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing fastlane within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 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 -51 31 £61,105 -28.11% 3
London -46 29 £68,462 -19.46% 3
Work from Home -198 8 £42,500 -50.00%
UK excluding London -52 3 £42,500 +21.43%
North West -18 2 £45,000 -25.00%
North of England -29 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing fastlane 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 fastlane.

1 26 (72.22%) User Experience
2 24 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Apple Swift
4 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
4 19 (52.78%) Android
5 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 17 (47.22%) Kotlin
7 15 (41.67%) Mobile Development
7 15 (41.67%) RESTful
8 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 13 (36.11%) Banking
9 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
9 13 (36.11%) iOS Development
10 12 (33.33%) Android Development
10 12 (33.33%) MVVM
11 11 (30.56%) Confluence
11 11 (30.56%) Online Banking
11 11 (30.56%) JIRA
11 11 (30.56%) Apple
11 11 (30.56%) Internet
11 11 (30.56%) DevOps
11 11 (30.56%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (27.78%) RxSwift
12 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (25.00%) Push Notifications
13 9 (25.00%) Google
14 8 (22.22%) Scrum
14 8 (22.22%) Ruby

fastlane
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 11 (30.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe XD
1 5 (13.89%) Figma
1 5 (13.89%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Firebase
2 6 (16.67%) Azure
3 5 (13.89%) Bitrise
3 5 (13.89%) GCP
3 5 (13.89%) Google Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) Google Play
5 2 (5.56%) Google Pay
5 2 (5.56%) Samsung Pay
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.56%) NFC
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (30.56%) JIRA
4 7 (19.44%) CircleCI
5 5 (13.89%) Crashlytics
5 5 (13.89%) Travis CI
6 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
7 3 (8.33%) Gradle
7 3 (8.33%) Maven
7 3 (8.33%) Mockito
7 3 (8.33%) Robolectric
7 3 (8.33%) Xcode
8 2 (5.56%) Appium
8 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 13 (36.11%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Advertising
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) iOS Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Android Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Mobile Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
6 5 (13.89%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior iOS Android Developer
7 4 (11.11%) iOS Programmer
7 4 (11.11%) Programmer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) React Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Mobile Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) RESTful
2 10 (27.78%) RxSwift
3 8 (22.22%) RxJava
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) ReactiveCocoa
5 4 (11.11%) React Native
5 4 (11.11%) UIKit
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
6 3 (8.33%) CSS3
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
7 2 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (5.56%) Core Animation
7 2 (5.56%) Express
7 2 (5.56%) Node.js
7 2 (5.56%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 26 (72.22%) User Experience
2 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (30.56%) Online Banking
4 7 (19.44%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.56%) Animation
5 2 (5.56%) Contactless
5 2 (5.56%) EMV
6 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.78%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 19 (52.78%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Mobile Development
3 13 (36.11%) iOS Development
3 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) Android Development
4 12 (33.33%) MVVM
5 11 (30.56%) DevOps
5 11 (30.56%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (25.00%) Push Notifications
8 8 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 7 (19.44%) A/B Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.89%) Analytics
11 5 (13.89%) Fintech
11 5 (13.89%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Apple Swift
2 17 (47.22%) Kotlin
3 8 (22.22%) Ruby
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) Objective-C
5 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Apple
2 9 (25.00%) Google
3 5 (13.89%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Samsung