Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for iOS Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iOS Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 344 305
Rank change year-on-year -24 -39 -5
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1509 1729 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.03% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1522 1984
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 -23 1407 £50,000 -4.76% 157
UK excluding London +11 872 £40,000 - 84
London -69 624 £61,000 -6.15% 80
North of England +37 223 £40,000 +6.67% 27
South East +5 180 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Midlands +23 153 £33,500 -10.67% 16
North West 0 144 £41,500 +10.67% 19
South West 0 125 £46,000 +22.67% 12
West Midlands +39 107 £31,500 - 10
East of England -3 103 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +30 71 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Scotland -19 66 £42,500 -10.53% 5
East Midlands +7 46 £34,000 -24.44% 6
Wales +5 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North East +3 8 £35,000 -5.41% 2
Northern Ireland -27 6 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 1477 (97.88%) Apple iOS
2 947 (62.76%) Android
3 823 (54.54%) Android Development
4 729 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
5 627 (41.55%) Objective-C
6 613 (40.62%) Apple Swift
7 571 (37.84%) Mobile App
8 511 (33.86%) Mobile Development
9 479 (31.74%) JavaScript
10 428 (28.36%) HTML
11 421 (27.90%) Git (software)
12 397 (26.31%) Java
13 365 (24.19%) TDD
14 361 (23.92%) CSS
15 327 (21.67%) User Experience
16 309 (20.48%) C#
17 257 (17.03%) Scrum
18 253 (16.77%) Xcode
19 242 (16.04%) AngularJS
20 240 (15.90%) .NET
21 234 (15.51%) HTML5
22 232 (15.37%) Software Engineering
23 224 (14.84%) JSON
24 220 (14.58%) MVC
25 212 (14.05%) Degree
26 205 (13.59%) Finance
27 201 (13.32%) REST
28 196 (12.99%) OO
29 191 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
30 188 (12.46%) Web Services

iOS Development
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 48 (3.18%) WordPress
2 37 (2.45%) CMS
3 23 (1.52%) Apache
4 18 (1.19%) Confluence
5 17 (1.13%) Drupal
6 14 (0.93%) Alfresco
6 14 (0.93%) IIS
7 9 (0.60%) Joomla!
8 8 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
9 6 (0.40%) nginx
10 5 (0.33%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.33%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.27%) JBoss
11 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.27%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (0.66%) Chatbot
3 9 (0.60%) Moqups
4 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.20%) InVision
8 3 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.73%) Magento
2 6 (0.40%) Maximo
3 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 92 (6.10%) GitHub
2 91 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (3.05%) Google Play
4 46 (3.05%) SaaS
5 27 (1.79%) npm
6 18 (1.19%) PaaS
7 17 (1.13%) IaaS
8 13 (0.86%) iTunes
9 12 (0.80%) Bluemix
9 12 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.53%) Serverless
11 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.46%) TestFlight
12 6 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.52%) Internet
2 17 (1.13%) Extranet
2 17 (1.13%) HTTP
3 16 (1.06%) Intranet
4 13 (0.86%) Wireless
5 12 (0.80%) Skype
6 11 (0.73%) ATM
6 11 (0.73%) iBeacon
7 9 (0.60%) Firewall
8 8 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.40%) SSH
10 5 (0.33%) HbbTV
10 5 (0.33%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.33%) Modbus
11 4 (0.27%) LDAP
11 4 (0.27%) VoIP
12 3 (0.20%) DAB
12 3 (0.20%) DNS
13 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.62%) MySQL
3 47 (3.11%) NoSQL
4 45 (2.98%) MongoDB
5 37 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.92%) Big Data
6 29 (1.92%) SQLite
7 23 (1.52%) CouchDB
7 23 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 14 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.60%) Redis
13 8 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.40%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 421 (27.90%) Git (software)
2 253 (16.77%) Xcode
3 84 (5.57%) Subversion
4 81 (5.37%) JIRA
5 70 (4.64%) Jenkins
6 55 (3.64%) Android Studio
7 49 (3.25%) CocoaPods
8 45 (2.98%) Visual Studio
9 39 (2.58%) Bitbucket
10 32 (2.12%) gulp
11 29 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (1.72%) Maven
13 25 (1.66%) webpack
14 22 (1.46%) Eclipse
14 22 (1.46%) GitLab
15 19 (1.26%) Calabash
15 19 (1.26%) git-flow
16 18 (1.19%) Selenium
17 17 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 205 (13.59%) Finance
2 89 (5.90%) Electronics
3 78 (5.17%) Retail
4 76 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 75 (4.97%) Marketing
6 59 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 57 (3.78%) Banking
8 54 (3.58%) Games
9 48 (3.18%) Advertising
10 29 (1.92%) Publishing
11 15 (0.99%) Legal
12 12 (0.80%) Automotive
13 11 (0.73%) Law
14 8 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.40%) Digital Economy
16 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.33%) Back Office
17 5 (0.33%) Interactive Media
17 5 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1314 (87.08%) Developer
2 792 (52.49%) iOS Developer
3 206 (13.65%) Mobile Developer
4 189 (12.52%) Android Developer
5 187 (12.39%) Applications Developer
6 164 (10.87%) iOS Android Developer
7 138 (9.15%) Senior Developer
8 114 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 109 (7.22%) C# Developer
10 100 (6.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 90 (5.96%) Objective-C Developer
12 83 (5.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 82 (5.43%) .NET Developer
14 71 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 71 (4.71%) Software Engineer
15 68 (4.51%) Java Developer
15 68 (4.51%) Senior iOS Developer
16 67 (4.44%) Lead Developer
17 64 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
18 61 (4.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (28.36%) HTML
2 361 (23.92%) CSS
3 242 (16.04%) AngularJS
4 240 (15.90%) .NET
5 234 (15.51%) HTML5
6 224 (14.84%) JSON
7 201 (13.32%) REST
8 188 (12.46%) Web Services
9 185 (12.26%) iOS SDK
10 176 (11.66%) RESTful
11 175 (11.60%) jQuery
12 158 (10.47%) XML
13 131 (8.68%) Cocoa
14 119 (7.89%) React
15 110 (7.29%) ASP.NET
16 98 (6.49%) CSS3
17 90 (5.96%) Node.js
18 87 (5.77%) SOAP
19 75 (4.97%) Apache Cordova
20 71 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 571 (37.84%) Mobile App
2 327 (21.67%) User Experience
3 145 (9.61%) Computer Science
4 106 (7.02%) iPhone
5 76 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
6 72 (4.77%) Fintech
7 69 (4.57%) iPad
8 57 (3.78%) Data Structures
9 36 (2.39%) Algorithms
10 33 (2.19%) Smartphone
11 28 (1.86%) Social Media
12 27 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (1.59%) Animation
14 23 (1.52%) W3C
15 21 (1.39%) mHealth
16 16 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 13 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
17 13 (0.86%) Client/Server
17 13 (0.86%) Spread Betting
18 12 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1477 (97.88%) Apple iOS
2 947 (62.76%) Android
3 124 (8.22%) Windows
4 84 (5.57%) Linux
5 22 (1.46%) Windows Phone
6 19 (1.26%) Unix
7 16 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.66%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.46%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
15 1 (0.066%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (54.54%) Android Development
2 729 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
3 511 (33.86%) Mobile Development
4 365 (24.19%) TDD
5 257 (17.03%) Scrum
6 232 (15.37%) Software Engineering
7 220 (14.58%) MVC
8 196 (12.99%) OO
9 191 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
10 178 (11.80%) Mobile Application Development
11 174 (11.53%) Web Development
12 173 (11.46%) Unit Testing
13 153 (10.14%) Test Automation
14 146 (9.68%) BDD
15 128 (8.48%) Front End Development
16 126 (8.35%) OOP
17 88 (5.83%) Mentoring
18 84 (5.57%) SDLC
19 70 (4.64%) Continuous Delivery
20 69 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 627 (41.55%) Objective-C
2 613 (40.62%) Apple Swift
3 479 (31.74%) JavaScript
4 397 (26.31%) Java
5 309 (20.48%) C#
6 187 (12.39%) PHP
6 187 (12.39%) SQL
7 162 (10.74%) C++
8 110 (7.29%) C
9 73 (4.84%) Python
10 60 (3.98%) Ruby
11 40 (2.65%) TypeScript
12 39 (2.58%) ES6
13 21 (1.39%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.19%) Kotlin
15 17 (1.13%) Scala
16 16 (1.06%) Embedded C
16 16 (1.06%) Embedded C++
17 15 (0.99%) VB
18 14 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 212 (14.05%) Degree
2 97 (6.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.40%) MCP
8 3 (0.20%) PMP
9 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.066%) CISM
10 1 (0.066%) CISSP
10 1 (0.066%) HND
10 1 (0.066%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.066%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.066%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.98%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.13%) GDPR
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.13%) PSD2
3 2 (0.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.066%) COBIT
4 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 36 (2.39%) Docker
2 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.33%) Firmware
4 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.066%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (0.53%) Kibana
2 7 (0.46%) HockeyApp
3 4 (0.27%) Nagios
4 3 (0.20%) Ansible
4 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.20%) logstash
4 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.13%) Rancher
5 2 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.066%) WMI
Vendors
1 177 (11.73%) Apple
2 141 (9.34%) Xamarin
3 116 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 107 (7.09%) Google
5 47 (3.11%) Oracle
6 45 (2.98%) SAP
7 44 (2.92%) Adobe
8 31 (2.05%) Facebook
9 29 (1.92%) IBM
10 22 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 21 (1.39%) Twitter
12 11 (0.73%) Dell
13 10 (0.66%) Sencha
13 10 (0.66%) Sony
13 10 (0.66%) Yahoo!
14 9 (0.60%) Xero
15 8 (0.53%) Appcelerator
15 8 (0.53%) Sitecore
16 6 (0.40%) Telerik
16 6 (0.40%) Zend