Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 375 429 392
Rank change year-on-year +54 -37 +12
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 934 1,012 1,401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.68% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 824 817 1,259
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +12.50%

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 108,385 136,466 163,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.91% 92.22% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85,866 107,444 133,145
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing iOS Development.

Salary trend for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing iOS Development over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 +67 854 £60,000 +9.09% 181
UK excluding London +41 489 £55,000 +15.79% 131
London +76 433 £70,000 +7.69% 73
South East +39 174 £56,250 +18.42% 24
North of England +41 99 £52,500 +10.53% 44
Work from Home +59 91 £61,250 +4.26% 19
East of England +54 61 £57,500 +17.95% 13
Scotland +37 60 £57,500 +4.55% 18
North West +15 52 £60,000 +41.18% 27
South West 0 47 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Midlands +52 42 £43,000 +6.17% 17
Yorkshire +29 32 £55,000 +15.79% 6
East Midlands +26 23 £38,750 -6.06% 11
West Midlands +44 19 £44,000 +8.64% 6
North East - 15 £35,000 - 11
Wales -14 7 £42,500 - 4
Northern Ireland +18 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT jobs citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 924 (98.93%) Apple iOS
2 597 (63.92%) Android
3 529 (56.64%) Android Development
4 470 (50.32%) Apple Swift
5 397 (42.51%) Mobile App
6 385 (41.22%) Mobile Development
7 346 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 334 (35.76%) Objective-C
9 247 (26.45%) JavaScript
10 245 (26.23%) Java
11 222 (23.77%) User Experience
12 184 (19.70%) TDD
13 178 (19.06%) HTML
14 171 (18.31%) Mobile Application Development
15 168 (17.99%) CSS
16 157 (16.81%) Git (software)
17 143 (15.31%) Xcode
18 140 (14.99%) OOP
19 137 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
20 132 (14.13%) Degree
21 126 (13.49%) Kotlin
22 123 (13.17%) OO
23 121 (12.96%) Software Engineering
24 115 (12.31%) Web Services
24 115 (12.31%) React Native
25 114 (12.21%) React
26 113 (12.10%) C#
26 113 (12.10%) Retail
27 110 (11.78%) Scrum
28 109 (11.67%) Unit Testing

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 19 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.18%) Apache
3 11 (1.18%) WordPress
4 9 (0.96%) CMS
4 9 (0.96%) Drupal
4 9 (0.96%) nginx
5 4 (0.43%) Confluence
5 4 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (1.61%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.54%) Sketch
4 5 (0.54%) Zeplin
5 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.21%) Steinberg Cubase
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.11%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.00%) AWS
2 48 (5.14%) Azure
3 43 (4.60%) SaaS
4 33 (3.53%) GitHub
5 19 (2.03%) Google Play
6 15 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.39%) Firebase
8 12 (1.28%) npm
8 12 (1.28%) Serverless
9 7 (0.75%) TestFlight
10 6 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.64%) GCP
10 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.43%) iTunes
12 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.21%) Asana
13 2 (0.21%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.75%) Internet
2 20 (2.14%) Bluetooth
3 18 (1.93%) HTTP
4 17 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.86%) DNS
5 8 (0.86%) SSL
6 7 (0.75%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.64%) VoIP
7 6 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.43%) RS-232
8 4 (0.43%) RS-485
8 4 (0.43%) Wireless
9 2 (0.21%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.11%) Firewall
10 1 (0.11%) Modbus
10 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.92%) MySQL
2 64 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 39 (4.18%) NoSQL
4 22 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.64%) Redis
8 5 (0.54%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.43%) Couchbase
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.32%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.21%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.21%) Power BI
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 157 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 143 (15.31%) Xcode
3 65 (6.96%) JIRA
4 53 (5.67%) Bitbucket
5 48 (5.14%) Jenkins
6 38 (4.07%) Android Studio
7 24 (2.57%) git-flow
7 24 (2.57%) Subversion
8 23 (2.46%) Gradle
8 23 (2.46%) Maven
9 22 (2.36%) Eclipse
9 22 (2.36%) fastlane
10 20 (2.14%) CocoaPods
11 19 (2.03%) Ant
11 19 (2.03%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.71%) Visual Studio
13 14 (1.50%) GitLab
13 14 (1.50%) PHPUnit
14 9 (0.96%) Crashlytics
14 9 (0.96%) Xdebug
General
1 113 (12.10%) Retail
2 93 (9.96%) Finance
3 37 (3.96%) Games
4 29 (3.10%) Publishing
5 28 (3.00%) Banking
6 21 (2.25%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.39%) Electronics
8 11 (1.18%) Marketing
9 10 (1.07%) Advertising
9 10 (1.07%) Back Office
9 10 (1.07%) Law
10 4 (0.43%) Legal
11 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.32%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.21%) French Language
12 2 (0.21%) German Language
12 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.11%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 772 (82.66%) Developer
2 439 (47.00%) iOS Developer
3 183 (19.59%) Senior Developer
4 174 (18.63%) Mobile Developer
5 92 (9.85%) Senior iOS Developer
6 85 (9.10%) Android Developer
7 65 (6.96%) Applications Developer
8 63 (6.75%) iOS Android Developer
9 57 (6.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 54 (5.78%) PHP Developer
11 47 (5.03%) Software Engineer
12 39 (4.18%) Java Developer
12 39 (4.18%) React Developer
13 37 (3.96%) Lead Developer
14 36 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 31 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
16 29 (3.10%) Junior
16 29 (3.10%) Junior Developer
16 29 (3.10%) Lead iOS Developer
17 28 (3.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (19.06%) HTML
2 168 (17.99%) CSS
3 115 (12.31%) React Native
3 115 (12.31%) Web Services
4 114 (12.21%) React
5 89 (9.53%) .NET
6 85 (9.10%) REST
7 83 (8.89%) Cocoa
8 73 (7.82%) Core Animation
8 73 (7.82%) JSON
9 68 (7.28%) RESTful
10 67 (7.17%) iOS SDK
11 60 (6.42%) Spring
12 59 (6.32%) XML
13 58 (6.21%) AngularJS
14 56 (6.00%) Node.js
15 53 (5.67%) HTML5
16 52 (5.57%) Redux
17 49 (5.25%) jQuery
17 49 (5.25%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 397 (42.51%) Mobile App
2 222 (23.77%) User Experience
3 97 (10.39%) Greenfield Project
4 75 (8.03%) Animation
5 42 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.43%) iPhone
7 28 (3.00%) iPad
8 27 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (2.25%) Augmented Reality
10 18 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.50%) Social Media
11 14 (1.50%) W3C
12 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.96%) Internet of Things
12 9 (0.96%) Smartphone
13 8 (0.86%) NHS
14 7 (0.75%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.54%) Robotics
15 5 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 924 (98.93%) Apple iOS
2 597 (63.92%) Android
3 68 (7.28%) Linux
4 31 (3.32%) Mac OS
5 29 (3.10%) Windows
6 16 (1.71%) tvOS
7 10 (1.07%) CentOS
8 8 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.64%) watchOS
10 5 (0.54%) Unix
11 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (56.64%) Android Development
2 385 (41.22%) Mobile Development
3 346 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (19.70%) TDD
5 171 (18.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 140 (14.99%) OOP
7 137 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (13.17%) OO
9 121 (12.96%) Software Engineering
10 110 (11.78%) Scrum
11 109 (11.67%) Unit Testing
12 96 (10.28%) Computer Science
13 94 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
14 93 (9.96%) E-Commerce
14 93 (9.96%) MVC
15 77 (8.24%) Web Development
16 74 (7.92%) Mentoring
17 63 (6.75%) Test Automation
18 59 (6.32%) BDD
19 56 (6.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 470 (50.32%) Apple Swift
2 334 (35.76%) Objective-C
3 247 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 245 (26.23%) Java
5 126 (13.49%) Kotlin
6 113 (12.10%) C#
7 105 (11.24%) SQL
8 87 (9.31%) PHP
9 52 (5.57%) Python
10 44 (4.71%) C
11 28 (3.00%) C++
12 25 (2.68%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.14%) Ruby
14 19 (2.03%) PHP 7
15 15 (1.61%) ES6
16 14 (1.50%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.39%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.07%) VB.NET
19 8 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (14.13%) Degree
2 57 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.43%) HND
6 2 (0.21%) CIPD
6 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (8.46%) QA
2 10 (1.07%) GDPR
3 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (3.00%) Docker
2 9 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (1.07%) Ansible
2 7 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.64%) Mesos
4 3 (0.32%) Terraform
5 2 (0.21%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 101 (10.81%) Apple
2 44 (4.71%) Xamarin
3 35 (3.75%) Google
4 34 (3.64%) Oracle
5 31 (3.32%) Microsoft
6 12 (1.28%) Adobe
6 12 (1.28%) Zend
7 9 (0.96%) Sage
8 8 (0.86%) Dell
8 8 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.64%) Tealium
10 4 (0.43%) Sony
11 3 (0.32%) SAP
11 3 (0.32%) VMware
12 2 (0.21%) Interwoven
12 2 (0.21%) Samsung
12 2 (0.21%) Twitter
13 1 (0.11%) HubSpot
13 1 (0.11%) Perforce
13 1 (0.11%) Snapchat