The median annual salary for an iOS Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 432 422
Rank change year-on-year -40 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Developer 477 645 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 409 570 606
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £78,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in the UK

iOS Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iOS Developer.

Salary trend for iOS Developer in the UK

iOS Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for iOS Developer in the UK

iOS Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 451 £50,000 -9.09% 116
London -48 254 £60,000 -7.69% 59
UK excluding London +2 221 £40,000 - 60
North of England -10 53 £44,500 +27.14% 26
South East -11 42 £40,000 -14.89% 6
Midlands +25 41 £30,000 -14.28% 13
East of England -3 32 £45,000 -5.26% 8
South West +14 30 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Scotland +7 23 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Wales - 1 £32,500 -

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, iOS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 841 (99.64%) Apple iOS
2 802 (95.02%) iOS Development
3 577 (68.36%) Objective-C
4 523 (61.97%) Apple Swift
5 427 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
6 387 (45.85%) Android
6 387 (45.85%) Mobile App
7 290 (34.36%) Mobile Development
8 246 (29.15%) Android Development
9 245 (29.03%) TDD
10 219 (25.95%) Xcode
11 204 (24.17%) OO
12 184 (21.80%) JSON
13 174 (20.62%) Git (software)
14 172 (20.38%) User Experience
15 168 (19.91%) Java
16 167 (19.79%) iOS SDK
17 157 (18.60%) Cocoa
18 146 (17.30%) REST
19 137 (16.23%) XML
20 135 (16.00%) Web Services
21 129 (15.28%) Degree
22 127 (15.05%) Software Engineering
22 127 (15.05%) Scrum
23 126 (14.93%) JavaScript
24 118 (13.98%) HTML
25 116 (13.74%) RESTful
26 111 (13.15%) Unit Testing
27 109 (12.91%) Apple
28 106 (12.56%) Continuous Integration

iOS Developer Skill Set
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 6 (0.71%) Confluence
2 3 (0.36%) CMS
3 2 (0.24%) Apache
3 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.24%) WordPress
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (0.95%) InVision
2 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (2.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.87%) GitHub
2 34 (4.03%) Google Play
3 23 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (2.49%) TestFlight
6 9 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.95%) SaaS
8 4 (0.47%) iTunes
9 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.24%) Heroku
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Firebase
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.08%) Skype
2 6 (0.71%) Internet
3 4 (0.47%) HTTP
4 3 (0.36%) iBeacon
4 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.24%) HbbTV
5 2 (0.24%) VoIP
5 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.58%) MySQL
2 22 (2.61%) SQLite
3 21 (2.49%) MongoDB
4 16 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 16 (1.90%) CouchDB
4 16 (1.90%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.12%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.12%) Redis
7 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 219 (25.95%) Xcode
2 174 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 46 (5.45%) JIRA
4 29 (3.44%) Subversion
5 28 (3.32%) Eclipse
6 27 (3.20%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.08%) CocoaPods
8 25 (2.96%) Android Studio
8 25 (2.96%) git-flow
9 15 (1.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 12 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (1.30%) JUnit
11 11 (1.30%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.30%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.07%) gulp
14 8 (0.95%) Mockito
14 8 (0.95%) Robolectric
15 7 (0.83%) Gradle
16 5 (0.59%) Bitbucket
General
1 88 (10.43%) Finance
2 46 (5.45%) Electronics
3 39 (4.62%) Retail
4 38 (4.50%) Games
5 31 (3.67%) Marketing
5 31 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.55%) Banking
7 22 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.01%) Legal
9 16 (1.90%) Publishing
10 9 (1.07%) Automotive
11 7 (0.83%) Advertising
11 7 (0.83%) Military
11 7 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (21.80%) JSON
2 167 (19.79%) iOS SDK
3 157 (18.60%) Cocoa
4 146 (17.30%) REST
5 137 (16.23%) XML
6 135 (16.00%) Web Services
7 118 (13.98%) HTML
8 116 (13.74%) RESTful
9 98 (11.61%) Core Data
10 91 (10.78%) SOAP
11 86 (10.19%) CSS
12 73 (8.65%) Cocoa Touch
13 60 (7.11%) HTML5
14 53 (6.28%) .NET
15 47 (5.57%) UIKit
16 35 (4.15%) jQuery
17 34 (4.03%) AngularJS
18 33 (3.91%) Ajax
18 33 (3.91%) Android SDK
19 31 (3.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 387 (45.85%) Mobile App
2 172 (20.38%) User Experience
3 75 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 60 (7.11%) iPhone
5 52 (6.16%) iPad
6 47 (5.57%) Fintech
6 47 (5.57%) mHealth
7 40 (4.74%) Data Structures
8 39 (4.62%) Social Media
9 37 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (3.67%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
11 24 (2.84%) Minimum Viable Product
12 21 (2.49%) Animation
13 19 (2.25%) Smartphone
14 17 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (1.66%) Augmented Reality
16 8 (0.95%) Smart Home
17 6 (0.71%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 841 (99.64%) Apple iOS
2 387 (45.85%) Android
3 38 (4.50%) Windows
4 13 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 10 (1.18%) Linux
5 10 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.07%) Unix
7 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 802 (95.02%) iOS Development
2 427 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (34.36%) Mobile Development
4 246 (29.15%) Android Development
5 245 (29.03%) TDD
6 204 (24.17%) OO
7 127 (15.05%) Scrum
7 127 (15.05%) Software Engineering
8 111 (13.15%) Unit Testing
9 106 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
10 95 (11.26%) Mobile Application Development
11 91 (10.78%) Test Automation
12 87 (10.31%) BDD
13 56 (6.64%) OOP
14 55 (6.52%) E-Commerce
15 50 (5.92%) Open Source
16 43 (5.09%) SOLID
17 41 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (4.86%) MVC
17 41 (4.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 577 (68.36%) Objective-C
2 523 (61.97%) Apple Swift
3 168 (19.91%) Java
4 126 (14.93%) JavaScript
5 98 (11.61%) C#
6 71 (8.41%) PHP
7 56 (6.64%) Python
8 55 (6.52%) C++
9 50 (5.92%) C
10 34 (4.03%) SQL
11 20 (2.37%) Ruby
12 17 (2.01%) Go
13 11 (1.30%) Perl
14 7 (0.83%) ES6
14 7 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.83%) XAML
15 3 (0.36%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.24%) ECMAScript
16 2 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 129 (15.28%) Degree
2 70 (8.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
3 5 (0.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) PhD
4 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.86%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (0.83%) HockeyApp
2 2 (0.24%) Ansible
2 2 (0.24%) Nagios
2 2 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 109 (12.91%) Apple
2 78 (9.24%) Xamarin
3 57 (6.75%) Google
4 23 (2.73%) SAP
5 15 (1.78%) Appcelerator
6 11 (1.30%) IBM
7 3 (0.36%) Adobe
7 3 (0.36%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.36%) Facebook
7 3 (0.36%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle
8 2 (0.24%) Splunk
8 2 (0.24%) Zend
9 1 (0.12%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.12%) BT
9 1 (0.12%) Intel
9 1 (0.12%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.12%) PubNub
9 1 (0.12%) Sun
9 1 (0.12%) Symbian
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
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