Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 394 407 377
Rank change year-on-year +13 -30 -20
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 978 1,206 1,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.76% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.82% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 796 930 1,309
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +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 122,350 146,556 166,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.03% 92.01% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96,881 116,012 132,029
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for iOS Development in the UK

iOS Development
Top 15 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 13 December 2019. 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 +8 906 £57,500 +9.52% 176
UK excluding London -13 580 £55,000 +22.22% 112
London +28 393 £67,500 +3.85% 78
South East -34 162 £55,500 +23.33% 18
North of England +40 133 £50,000 +17.65% 38
East of England +91 95 £57,500 +9.52% 11
North West +42 80 £52,500 +31.25% 21
South West -38 71 £42,500 -10.53% 10
Scotland +33 65 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Midlands +19 57 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Yorkshire +27 45 £50,000 +17.65% 10
East Midlands +16 39 £46,000 +9.52% 17
West Midlands +32 18 £80,000 +128.57% 4
North East +22 8 £35,000 - 7
Wales -8 5 £34,000 -20.47% 2

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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.

1 972 (99.39%) Apple iOS
2 621 (63.50%) Android
3 535 (54.70%) Android Development
4 520 (53.17%) Apple Swift
5 441 (45.09%) Mobile Development
6 419 (42.84%) Mobile App
7 404 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
8 377 (38.55%) Objective-C
9 271 (27.71%) JavaScript
10 265 (27.10%) Java
11 197 (20.14%) Git (software)
12 183 (18.71%) TDD
13 179 (18.30%) HTML
14 175 (17.89%) Mobile Application Development
15 166 (16.97%) User Experience
16 154 (15.75%) CSS
17 151 (15.44%) Xcode
18 146 (14.93%) C#
19 135 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
20 129 (13.19%) Kotlin
21 115 (11.76%) .NET
22 112 (11.45%) OO
23 111 (11.35%) Web Development
24 109 (11.15%) MVC
25 106 (10.84%) SQL
26 104 (10.63%) React
27 102 (10.43%) Unit Testing
28 101 (10.33%) Software Engineering
29 100 (10.22%) OOP
30 98 (10.02%) Finance

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 26 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
2 21 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 15 (1.53%) Confluence
4 11 (1.12%) IIS
5 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.10%) Apache
6 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.10%) nginx
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.41%) Steinberg Cubase
4 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) GIMP
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.10%) InVision
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Sketch
5 1 (0.10%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.10%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 56 (5.73%) GitHub
2 51 (5.21%) AWS
3 47 (4.81%) SaaS
4 30 (3.07%) Azure
5 17 (1.74%) Google Play
6 13 (1.33%) Firebase
7 11 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.02%) Serverless
9 8 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
10 7 (0.72%) WhatsApp
11 6 (0.61%) Asana
11 6 (0.61%) GCP
12 5 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.51%) TestFlight
13 4 (0.41%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (0.41%) AWS Fargate
13 4 (0.41%) Slack
14 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.89%) Internet
2 27 (2.76%) Bluetooth
3 10 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.82%) SSL
4 8 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (0.82%) Wireless
5 6 (0.61%) HTTP
6 5 (0.51%) Firewall
7 4 (0.41%) Broadband
7 4 (0.41%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.41%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.20%) NFC
8 2 (0.20%) RFID
8 2 (0.20%) VoIP
9 1 (0.10%) LTE
9 1 (0.10%) MQTT
9 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.75%) MySQL
2 62 (6.34%) SQL Server
3 27 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 23 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 14 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.72%) Redis
11 6 (0.61%) RavenDB
11 6 (0.61%) SQLite
12 3 (0.31%) Big Data
12 3 (0.31%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 197 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 151 (15.44%) Xcode
3 92 (9.41%) Jenkins
4 65 (6.65%) JIRA
5 41 (4.19%) Bitbucket
6 40 (4.09%) Maven
7 33 (3.37%) Android Studio
8 32 (3.27%) Subversion
9 30 (3.07%) Eclipse
10 29 (2.97%) Gradle
11 26 (2.66%) Ant
12 24 (2.45%) CocoaPods
12 24 (2.45%) Visual Studio
13 21 (2.15%) Postman
14 14 (1.43%) Crashlytics
15 12 (1.23%) CircleCI
16 11 (1.12%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.12%) fastlane
17 8 (0.82%) Appium
18 5 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 98 (10.02%) Finance
2 86 (8.79%) Retail
3 33 (3.37%) Games
4 27 (2.76%) Banking
5 21 (2.15%) Electronics
6 20 (2.04%) Publishing
7 16 (1.64%) Marketing
8 14 (1.43%) Law
8 14 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.33%) Public Sector
10 12 (1.23%) Advertising
11 8 (0.82%) Legal
12 7 (0.72%) Billing
12 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.61%) Housing Association
13 6 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.10%) Automotive
15 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 822 (84.05%) Developer
2 472 (48.26%) iOS Developer
3 192 (19.63%) Mobile Developer
4 186 (19.02%) Senior Developer
5 100 (10.22%) Senior iOS Developer
6 98 (10.02%) Android Developer
7 74 (7.57%) Applications Developer
8 71 (7.26%) iOS Android Developer
9 64 (6.54%) .NET Developer
10 61 (6.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 55 (5.62%) Java Developer
12 41 (4.19%) Software Engineer
13 39 (3.99%) Objective-C Developer
14 38 (3.89%) C# Developer
14 38 (3.89%) Software Developer
15 36 (3.68%) Lead Developer
16 32 (3.27%) Senior Mobile Developer
17 31 (3.17%) Junior
18 30 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
18 30 (3.07%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (18.30%) HTML
2 154 (15.75%) CSS
3 115 (11.76%) .NET
4 104 (10.63%) React
5 95 (9.71%) Web Services
6 90 (9.20%) REST
7 89 (9.10%) JSON
8 86 (8.79%) React Native
9 85 (8.69%) Cocoa
10 83 (8.49%) RESTful
11 78 (7.98%) iOS SDK
12 68 (6.95%) jQuery
13 65 (6.65%) HTML5
13 65 (6.65%) Spring
14 63 (6.44%) ASP.NET
15 62 (6.34%) XML
16 51 (5.21%) Hibernate
17 50 (5.11%) Node.js
18 47 (4.81%) J2EE
19 45 (4.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 419 (42.84%) Mobile App
2 166 (16.97%) User Experience
3 81 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
4 59 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
5 41 (4.19%) Animation
6 30 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (1.84%) Social Media
8 15 (1.53%) iPhone
8 15 (1.53%) Smartphone
9 11 (1.12%) Social Network
9 11 (1.12%) Video on Demand
10 9 (0.92%) RIA
10 9 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.82%) Apple TV
11 8 (0.82%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.72%) iPad
12 7 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.72%) NHS
13 6 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 972 (99.39%) Apple iOS
2 621 (63.50%) Android
3 44 (4.50%) Windows
4 30 (3.07%) Linux
4 30 (3.07%) Mac OS
5 13 (1.33%) tvOS
5 13 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.02%) Unix
7 5 (0.51%) CentOS
8 4 (0.41%) Debian
8 4 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.41%) watchOS
8 4 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.41%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (54.70%) Android Development
2 441 (45.09%) Mobile Development
3 404 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (18.71%) TDD
5 175 (17.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 135 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
7 112 (11.45%) OO
8 111 (11.35%) Web Development
9 109 (11.15%) MVC
10 102 (10.43%) Unit Testing
11 101 (10.33%) Software Engineering
12 100 (10.22%) OOP
13 96 (9.82%) Scrum
14 74 (7.57%) Computer Science
15 73 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (7.06%) Fintech
17 64 (6.54%) E-Commerce
18 60 (6.13%) Test Automation
19 55 (5.62%) SDLC
20 54 (5.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 520 (53.17%) Apple Swift
2 377 (38.55%) Objective-C
3 271 (27.71%) JavaScript
4 265 (27.10%) Java
5 146 (14.93%) C#
6 129 (13.19%) Kotlin
7 106 (10.84%) SQL
8 58 (5.93%) PHP
9 39 (3.99%) Python
10 37 (3.78%) Ruby
11 33 (3.37%) C++
12 32 (3.27%) C
13 19 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.23%) TypeScript
15 11 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.72%) Groovy
17 6 (0.61%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.51%) Embedded C
19 4 (0.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 94 (9.61%) Degree
2 29 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.41%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.20%) CIPD
5 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.20%) OCA
5 2 (0.20%) OCP
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.10%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.10%) MBA
6 1 (0.10%) PhD
6 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.83%) QA
2 15 (1.53%) GDPR
3 6 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.20%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (1.94%) Docker
2 5 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (0.82%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.51%) Ansible
2 5 (0.51%) Mesos
3 4 (0.41%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.41%) Grafana
3 4 (0.41%) Kibana
3 4 (0.41%) logstash
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.41%) Packer
3 4 (0.41%) Prometheus
3 4 (0.41%) Puppet
3 4 (0.41%) Terraform
4 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 83 (8.49%) Apple
2 76 (7.77%) Xamarin
3 50 (5.11%) Oracle
4 36 (3.68%) Microsoft
5 35 (3.58%) Google
6 18 (1.84%) Adobe
7 10 (1.02%) Sage
7 10 (1.02%) WorldPay
8 9 (0.92%) SAP
9 8 (0.82%) Tealium
10 5 (0.51%) Facebook
11 4 (0.41%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.41%) Symbian
11 4 (0.41%) Twitter
12 3 (0.31%) Citrix
12 3 (0.31%) VMware
13 2 (0.20%) PubNub
13 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.10%) Intel
14 1 (0.10%) Perforce