Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 395 374 342
Rank change year-on-year -21 -32 -29
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1,248 1,506 1,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.91% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1,288 1,577
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.94% +6.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 148,561 164,877 173,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.13% 91.48% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 118,099 130,403 144,189
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Top 16 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 16 November 2018. 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 -7 1,164 £52,500 +5.00% 303
UK excluding London -3 753 £45,000 +12.50% 194
London -26 478 £65,000 +8.33% 136
South East +90 262 £45,000 +5.88% 38
North of England -23 159 £42,000 +5.00% 64
South West +12 127 £46,250 +0.54% 22
North West -37 90 £40,000 -4.76% 38
East of England -8 70 £52,500 +8.25% 14
Midlands -57 68 £40,000 +21.21% 30
Yorkshire +29 66 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Scotland -14 48 £50,000 +17.65% 16
East Midlands -2 40 £42,000 +23.53% 14
West Midlands -57 28 £36,250 +15.08% 16
Wales +9 18 £43,000 -4.44% 8
North East -12 3 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Northern Ireland -7 2 £30,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 1,221 (97.84%) Apple iOS
2 732 (58.65%) Android
3 632 (50.64%) Android Development
4 562 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
5 559 (44.79%) Apple Swift
6 432 (34.62%) Objective-C
7 426 (34.13%) JavaScript
8 403 (32.29%) Java
9 379 (30.37%) Mobile App
10 375 (30.05%) Mobile Development
11 314 (25.16%) C#
12 304 (24.36%) HTML
13 276 (22.12%) User Experience
14 264 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
15 252 (20.19%) TDD
16 245 (19.63%) CSS
17 237 (18.99%) Git (software)
18 213 (17.07%) .NET
19 204 (16.35%) OO
20 189 (15.14%) Degree
21 173 (13.86%) Software Engineering
22 169 (13.54%) MVC
23 168 (13.46%) Xcode
23 168 (13.46%) Apple
24 163 (13.06%) SQL
25 160 (12.82%) Scrum
26 158 (12.66%) Finance
27 157 (12.58%) RESTful
28 156 (12.50%) HTML5
29 149 (11.94%) 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 59 (4.73%) IIS
2 34 (2.72%) CMS
3 29 (2.32%) Confluence
4 21 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (0.96%) WordPress
7 10 (0.80%) Joomla!
8 9 (0.72%) Alfresco
9 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (0.56%) WildFly
10 6 (0.48%) Apache
10 6 (0.48%) nginx
10 6 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.40%) Drupal
11 5 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
11 5 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.32%) Liferay
13 2 (0.16%) GeoServer
Applications
1 14 (1.12%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.48%) GIMP
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.40%) Magento
3 4 (0.32%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.080%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.080%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.080%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.64%) GitHub
4 23 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (1.84%) TestFlight
5 20 (1.60%) iTunes
6 19 (1.52%) Apple Pay
7 16 (1.28%) Google Play
8 15 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.12%) SaaS
10 10 (0.80%) Slack
11 9 (0.72%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.72%) Firebase
12 7 (0.56%) IaaS
12 7 (0.56%) npm
12 7 (0.56%) PaaS
13 6 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.40%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.65%) HTTP
2 48 (3.85%) Internet
3 24 (1.92%) SSL
4 20 (1.60%) Bluetooth
5 19 (1.52%) HTTPS
6 18 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (1.28%) H.323
8 14 (1.12%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.72%) Intranet
10 7 (0.56%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.48%) Firewall
11 6 (0.48%) RS-232
12 5 (0.40%) ASN.1
12 5 (0.40%) Skype
13 2 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.16%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.080%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.080%) DNS
14 1 (0.080%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.93%) MySQL
3 50 (4.01%) Oracle Database
4 40 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 34 (2.72%) Big Data
6 31 (2.48%) Relational Database
7 24 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.76%) SQLite
9 17 (1.36%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (0.96%) CouchDB
13 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.56%) MariaDB
15 7 (0.56%) Power BI
15 7 (0.56%) Qlik Sense
15 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 237 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 168 (13.46%) Xcode
3 97 (7.77%) Subversion
4 87 (6.97%) JIRA
5 71 (5.69%) CocoaPods
6 61 (4.89%) Maven
7 58 (4.65%) Android Studio
8 44 (3.53%) Jenkins
9 36 (2.88%) Ant
10 35 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (2.56%) fastlane
12 24 (1.92%) Gradle
13 22 (1.76%) TeamCity
14 21 (1.68%) Mercurial
15 20 (1.60%) Apache Ivy
15 20 (1.60%) Crashlytics
16 18 (1.44%) Visual Studio
17 14 (1.12%) Eclipse
18 13 (1.04%) Selenium
18 13 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 158 (12.66%) Finance
2 60 (4.81%) Retail
3 59 (4.73%) Games
4 49 (3.93%) Banking
5 26 (2.08%) Marketing
6 25 (2.00%) Publishing
7 16 (1.28%) Electronics
8 14 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.04%) Legal
10 12 (0.96%) Automotive
11 10 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.64%) Advertising
12 8 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.56%) Law
14 6 (0.48%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.40%) Billing
16 4 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.16%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,034 (82.85%) Developer
2 561 (44.95%) iOS Developer
3 212 (16.99%) Senior Developer
4 167 (13.38%) Mobile Developer
5 145 (11.62%) Applications Developer
6 120 (9.62%) Android Developer
7 103 (8.25%) Software Developer
7 103 (8.25%) Software Engineer
8 95 (7.61%) C# Developer
9 93 (7.45%) Senior iOS Developer
10 89 (7.13%) iOS Android Developer
11 83 (6.65%) .NET Developer
12 76 (6.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 53 (4.25%) Java Developer
13 53 (4.25%) Lead Developer
14 51 (4.09%) C# .NET Developer
15 50 (4.01%) Objective-C Developer
16 38 (3.04%) ASP.NET Developer
16 38 (3.04%) React Developer
17 36 (2.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (24.36%) HTML
2 245 (19.63%) CSS
3 213 (17.07%) .NET
4 157 (12.58%) RESTful
5 156 (12.50%) HTML5
6 149 (11.94%) Web Services
7 135 (10.82%) ASP.NET
8 134 (10.74%) REST
9 120 (9.62%) XML
10 104 (8.33%) JSON
11 96 (7.69%) jQuery
12 95 (7.61%) AngularJS
13 93 (7.45%) React Native
14 84 (6.73%) React
15 79 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 77 (6.17%) iOS SDK
17 65 (5.21%) Cocoa
17 65 (5.21%) Core Data
18 63 (5.05%) WPF
19 61 (4.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 379 (30.37%) Mobile App
2 276 (22.12%) User Experience
3 124 (9.94%) Computer Science
4 60 (4.81%) Fintech
5 52 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 50 (4.01%) iPhone
7 45 (3.61%) Animation
8 39 (3.13%) iPad
9 35 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
10 30 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (2.40%) Smartphone
11 25 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
11 25 (2.00%) RIA
12 22 (1.76%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.60%) Algorithms
14 19 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
14 19 (1.52%) Social Media
15 17 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (1.04%) Chromecast
16 13 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1,221 (97.84%) Apple iOS
2 732 (58.65%) Android
3 117 (9.38%) Windows
4 107 (8.57%) Linux
5 73 (5.85%) Unix
6 26 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 18 (1.44%) Windows Phone
8 13 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.80%) watchOS
10 7 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.48%) CentOS
11 6 (0.48%) Solaris
12 5 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.24%) tvOS
15 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
15 2 (0.16%) pSOS
15 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (50.64%) Android Development
2 562 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (30.05%) Mobile Development
4 264 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
5 252 (20.19%) TDD
6 204 (16.35%) OO
7 173 (13.86%) Software Engineering
8 169 (13.54%) MVC
9 160 (12.82%) Scrum
10 127 (10.18%) Web Development
11 123 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
12 115 (9.21%) Unit Testing
13 112 (8.97%) Test Automation
14 106 (8.49%) SDLC
15 97 (7.77%) BDD
16 93 (7.45%) Mentoring
16 93 (7.45%) Open Source
17 86 (6.89%) Mobile Application Development
18 81 (6.49%) OOP
19 75 (6.01%) UML
Programming Languages
1 559 (44.79%) Apple Swift
2 432 (34.62%) Objective-C
3 426 (34.13%) JavaScript
4 403 (32.29%) Java
5 314 (25.16%) C#
6 163 (13.06%) SQL
7 146 (11.70%) C++
8 99 (7.93%) Python
9 86 (6.89%) C
10 76 (6.09%) PHP
11 71 (5.69%) Kotlin
12 58 (4.65%) Ruby
13 35 (2.80%) TypeScript
14 23 (1.84%) VB.NET
15 22 (1.76%) ES6
16 21 (1.68%) Go
17 18 (1.44%) Scala
18 16 (1.28%) Assembly Language
19 15 (1.20%) Groovy
20 13 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (15.14%) Degree
2 69 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 20 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.24%) MCP
9 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.080%) CCNA
10 1 (0.080%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.080%) PMP
10 1 (0.080%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.61%) QA
2 7 (0.56%) PMO
3 6 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.080%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (3.45%) Docker
2 17 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.56%) Firmware
5 3 (0.24%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.080%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (0.80%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.72%) Ansible
3 6 (0.48%) Terraform
4 3 (0.24%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.080%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.080%) Mesos
6 1 (0.080%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.080%) Rancher
6 1 (0.080%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 168 (13.46%) Apple
2 106 (8.49%) Xamarin
3 86 (6.89%) Microsoft
4 80 (6.41%) Google
5 70 (5.61%) Oracle
6 20 (1.60%) WorldPay
7 18 (1.44%) VMware
8 17 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 14 (1.12%) Cisco
10 13 (1.04%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.80%) Adobe
12 9 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
12 9 (0.72%) SAP
13 8 (0.64%) Facebook
14 7 (0.56%) Tableau
15 6 (0.48%) Actuate
15 6 (0.48%) Assembla
15 6 (0.48%) ESRI
15 6 (0.48%) Rakuten
15 6 (0.48%) Red Hat