Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 324 296
Rank change year-on-year -37 -28 -7
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1557 1904 2393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.99% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.12% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1663 2032
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 158385 170603 194653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.13% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 124688 142287 160010
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 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -28 1447 £47,500 -13.64% 103
UK excluding London +16 888 £40,000 - 62
London -84 656 £60,000 -7.69% 44
North of England -7 197 £42,000 +5.00% 20
South East +26 194 £45,000 - 7
Midlands +75 183 £32,500 -13.33% 12
West Midlands +77 143 £31,500 -3.08% 4
North West -6 129 £45,000 +20.00% 14
East of England +1 114 £46,500 -2.11% 13
South West -12 105 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Scotland -1 79 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Yorkshire +15 65 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Midlands +14 40 £34,000 -15.00% 8
Wales +10 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Northern Ireland -20 5 - -
North East +14 3 £29,500 -20.27%
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1526 (98.01%) Apple iOS
2 1030 (66.15%) Android
3 896 (57.55%) Android Development
4 740 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
5 682 (43.80%) Mobile App
6 648 (41.62%) Objective-C
7 596 (38.28%) Apple Swift
8 544 (34.94%) Mobile Development
9 523 (33.59%) JavaScript
10 492 (31.60%) HTML
11 442 (28.39%) Git (software)
12 440 (28.26%) Java
13 434 (27.87%) CSS
14 319 (20.49%) C#
15 308 (19.78%) TDD
16 302 (19.40%) User Experience
17 278 (17.85%) AngularJS
18 273 (17.53%) Xcode
19 255 (16.38%) REST
20 248 (15.93%) HTML5
21 247 (15.86%) JSON
22 244 (15.67%) .NET
23 237 (15.22%) Degree
24 234 (15.03%) MVC
25 233 (14.96%) Scrum
26 230 (14.77%) Mobile Application Development
27 229 (14.71%) PHP
28 226 (14.52%) Software Engineering
29 220 (14.13%) OO
30 216 (13.87%) iOS SDK

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 50 (3.21%) WordPress
2 44 (2.83%) CMS
3 34 (2.18%) Apache
4 20 (1.28%) Drupal
5 18 (1.16%) Confluence
6 17 (1.09%) Alfresco
7 15 (0.96%) Joomla!
8 14 (0.90%) IIS
9 12 (0.77%) nginx
10 11 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.64%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.64%) JBoss
11 10 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.39%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.32%) Kentico
13 5 (0.32%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.71%) Moqups
4 8 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 7 (0.45%) InVision
6 6 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.32%) 3ds Max
7 5 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.32%) Maya
7 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.064%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (0.51%) Magento
2 6 (0.39%) Maximo
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.19%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.064%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 124 (7.96%) GitHub
2 103 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (3.15%) Google Play
5 36 (2.31%) SaaS
6 34 (2.18%) npm
7 17 (1.09%) TestFlight
8 14 (0.90%) PaaS
9 13 (0.83%) IaaS
9 13 (0.83%) iTunes
10 9 (0.58%) Bluemix
10 9 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
11 7 (0.45%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.26%) Trello
15 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.99%) HTTP
2 20 (1.28%) Internet
3 18 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.03%) DNS
5 12 (0.77%) Extranet
5 12 (0.77%) Wireless
6 11 (0.71%) Intranet
7 10 (0.64%) Skype
8 9 (0.58%) ATM
8 9 (0.58%) iBeacon
9 8 (0.51%) Firewall
10 7 (0.45%) SSH
11 5 (0.32%) HbbTV
11 5 (0.32%) VoIP
12 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.13%) LDAP
14 1 (0.064%) Bluetooth
14 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
14 1 (0.064%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 131 (8.41%) MySQL
3 62 (3.98%) MongoDB
4 49 (3.15%) NoSQL
5 37 (2.38%) CouchDB
6 36 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 34 (2.18%) Big Data
8 33 (2.12%) SQLite
9 17 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (0.90%) Redis
11 14 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (0.64%) Data Mining
13 10 (0.64%) MS Access
14 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 442 (28.39%) Git (software)
2 273 (17.53%) Xcode
3 102 (6.55%) Subversion
4 75 (4.82%) Android Studio
5 74 (4.75%) JIRA
6 70 (4.50%) Jenkins
7 44 (2.83%) gulp
8 37 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 36 (2.31%) git-flow
10 34 (2.18%) webpack
11 31 (1.99%) GitLab
12 30 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (1.93%) CocoaPods
13 27 (1.73%) Bitbucket
13 27 (1.73%) Eclipse
13 27 (1.73%) Maven
14 20 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 20 (1.28%) JUnit
14 20 (1.28%) Selenium
15 18 (1.16%) Babel
General
1 202 (12.97%) Finance
2 95 (6.10%) Electronics
3 88 (5.65%) Marketing
4 73 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 70 (4.50%) Games
6 68 (4.37%) Retail
7 53 (3.40%) Manufacturing
8 52 (3.34%) Banking
9 36 (2.31%) Legal
9 36 (2.31%) Publishing
10 35 (2.25%) Advertising
11 12 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.71%) Automotive
13 5 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.26%) Law
15 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.064%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1386 (89.02%) Developer
2 821 (52.73%) iOS Developer
3 237 (15.22%) Android Developer
4 225 (14.45%) Mobile Developer
5 198 (12.72%) Applications Developer
6 194 (12.46%) iOS Android Developer
7 153 (9.83%) Senior Developer
8 112 (7.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 99 (6.36%) Software Developer
10 91 (5.84%) Java Developer
10 91 (5.84%) Objective-C Developer
11 90 (5.78%) C# Developer
12 77 (4.95%) Junior
13 76 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 74 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
14 74 (4.75%) Junior Developer
15 73 (4.69%) .NET Developer
15 73 (4.69%) Lead Developer
16 67 (4.30%) Software Engineer
17 64 (4.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (31.60%) HTML
2 434 (27.87%) CSS
3 278 (17.85%) AngularJS
4 255 (16.38%) REST
5 248 (15.93%) HTML5
6 247 (15.86%) JSON
7 244 (15.67%) .NET
8 216 (13.87%) iOS SDK
9 207 (13.29%) Web Services
10 196 (12.59%) jQuery
11 193 (12.40%) XML
12 177 (11.37%) Cocoa
13 172 (11.05%) RESTful
14 149 (9.57%) SOAP
15 144 (9.25%) React
16 117 (7.51%) ASP.NET
17 101 (6.49%) Node.js
18 97 (6.23%) CSS3
19 87 (5.59%) Sass
20 84 (5.39%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 682 (43.80%) Mobile App
2 302 (19.40%) User Experience
3 177 (11.37%) Computer Science
4 79 (5.07%) iPhone
5 70 (4.50%) Fintech
6 55 (3.53%) iPad
7 51 (3.28%) Data Structures
8 43 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
9 37 (2.38%) Algorithms
10 34 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (2.12%) mHealth
12 28 (1.80%) Social Media
13 26 (1.67%) Smartphone
14 24 (1.54%) Animation
14 24 (1.54%) Minimum Viable Product
15 21 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
16 19 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 17 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (1.03%) Client/Server
19 14 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1526 (98.01%) Apple iOS
2 1030 (66.15%) Android
3 137 (8.80%) Windows
4 110 (7.06%) Linux
5 31 (1.99%) Unix
6 24 (1.54%) Windows Phone
7 17 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
8 16 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.064%) webOS
14 1 (0.064%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (57.55%) Android Development
2 740 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
3 544 (34.94%) Mobile Development
4 308 (19.78%) TDD
5 234 (15.03%) MVC
6 233 (14.96%) Scrum
7 230 (14.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 226 (14.52%) Software Engineering
9 220 (14.13%) OO
10 196 (12.59%) Unit Testing
11 189 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
12 180 (11.56%) Web Development
13 157 (10.08%) Test Automation
14 152 (9.76%) Front End Development
15 115 (7.39%) OOP
16 114 (7.32%) BDD
17 105 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
18 85 (5.46%) SDLC
19 83 (5.33%) Mentoring
20 76 (4.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 648 (41.62%) Objective-C
2 596 (38.28%) Apple Swift
3 523 (33.59%) JavaScript
4 440 (28.26%) Java
5 319 (20.49%) C#
6 229 (14.71%) PHP
7 209 (13.42%) SQL
8 173 (11.11%) C++
9 115 (7.39%) C
10 79 (5.07%) Python
11 48 (3.08%) ES6
12 47 (3.02%) Ruby
13 38 (2.44%) TypeScript
14 27 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 23 (1.48%) Scala
16 21 (1.35%) PHP 7
17 18 (1.16%) Delphi
18 17 (1.09%) Go
18 17 (1.09%) VB
19 13 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 237 (15.22%) Degree
2 114 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.58%) MCP
7 7 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.13%) PMP
9 1 (0.064%) CISM
9 1 (0.064%) CISSP
9 1 (0.064%) HND
9 1 (0.064%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.064%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.064%) PhD
9 1 (0.064%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.064%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.47%) QA
2 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.064%) COBIT
5 1 (0.064%) GDPR
5 1 (0.064%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (2.50%) Docker
2 6 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.064%) Firmware
4 1 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (0.64%) Nagios
2 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.45%) HockeyApp
4 3 (0.19%) Graylog
4 3 (0.19%) Kibana
5 2 (0.13%) Ansible
5 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.13%) Rancher
5 2 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.064%) Terraform
Vendors
1 167 (10.73%) Apple
2 145 (9.31%) Xamarin
3 115 (7.39%) Microsoft
4 100 (6.42%) Google
5 53 (3.40%) Oracle
6 44 (2.83%) Adobe
7 43 (2.76%) SAP
8 30 (1.93%) IBM
9 27 (1.73%) Facebook
10 23 (1.48%) Twitter
11 20 (1.28%) Appcelerator
12 15 (0.96%) Sencha
13 14 (0.90%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.51%) Dell
14 8 (0.51%) Zend
15 7 (0.45%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.32%) Rackspace
16 5 (0.32%) Sun
16 5 (0.32%) Telerik
17 4 (0.26%) PubNub