Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 402 377 375
Rank change year-on-year -25 -2 -52
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1,133 1,447 1,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.91% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1,244 1,320
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £75,000
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 138,128 159,781 161,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.79% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 108,944 128,488 133,605
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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 -33 1,048 £52,500 +5.00% 252
UK excluding London -8 671 £45,000 +12.50% 162
London -42 442 £65,000 - 114
South East +93 237 £45,000 +5.88% 42
South West +17 133 £50,000 - 15
North of England -42 126 £42,500 +6.25% 57
North West -44 74 £40,000 - 31
East of England -31 60 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire +9 51 £47,500 +26.67% 25
Midlands -40 50 £40,000 +15.94% 15
Scotland +4 48 £50,000 - 14
East Midlands +13 33 £42,500 +30.77% 10
West Midlands -25 17 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Wales +12 14 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Northern Ireland -13 3 £30,000 - 2
North East +8 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 1,107 (97.71%) Apple iOS
2 659 (58.16%) Android
3 577 (50.93%) Android Development
4 508 (44.84%) Apple Swift
5 493 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
6 427 (37.69%) Objective-C
7 405 (35.75%) JavaScript
8 369 (32.57%) Java
9 364 (32.13%) Mobile App
10 342 (30.19%) Mobile Development
11 272 (24.01%) HTML
12 254 (22.42%) User Experience
13 252 (22.24%) Git (software)
14 248 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
15 246 (21.71%) C#
16 218 (19.24%) TDD
17 209 (18.45%) CSS
18 189 (16.68%) OO
18 189 (16.68%) Degree
19 173 (15.27%) Software Engineering
20 172 (15.18%) .NET
21 144 (12.71%) HTML5
22 143 (12.62%) RESTful
23 140 (12.36%) SQL
23 140 (12.36%) Apple
24 138 (12.18%) Finance
25 137 (12.09%) Web Services
26 134 (11.83%) Xcode
27 133 (11.74%) Scrum
28 132 (11.65%) MVC

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 44 (3.88%) IIS
2 37 (3.27%) Confluence
3 26 (2.29%) CMS
4 21 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 11 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 11 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (0.97%) WildFly
6 9 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.62%) Drupal
7 7 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.62%) WordPress
8 6 (0.53%) Apache
8 6 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.53%) nginx
8 6 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
9 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.35%) SAS
11 3 (0.26%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.088%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.53%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.088%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.088%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (2.12%) GitHub
5 23 (2.03%) TestFlight
6 19 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 14 (1.24%) Apple Pay
8 13 (1.15%) Slack
9 11 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.97%) iTunes
10 10 (0.88%) Firebase
10 10 (0.88%) SaaS
11 9 (0.79%) Google Play
12 7 (0.62%) npm
13 5 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.62%) HTTP
2 36 (3.18%) Internet
3 34 (3.00%) H.323
4 18 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 13 (1.15%) SSL
6 11 (0.97%) Skype
7 10 (0.88%) Bluetooth
7 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.53%) Firewall
8 6 (0.53%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.44%) ASN.1
10 3 (0.26%) Intranet
11 2 (0.18%) DNS
12 1 (0.088%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.088%) DHCP
12 1 (0.088%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.088%) IPv4
12 1 (0.088%) IPv6
12 1 (0.088%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.94%) MySQL
3 43 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.47%) Big Data
6 23 (2.03%) SQLite
7 22 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.85%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.97%) CouchDB
12 10 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (0.88%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.53%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 252 (22.24%) Git (software)
2 134 (11.83%) Xcode
3 93 (8.21%) JIRA
4 88 (7.77%) Subversion
5 56 (4.94%) CocoaPods
5 56 (4.94%) Maven
6 55 (4.85%) Android Studio
7 43 (3.80%) Ant
8 38 (3.35%) fastlane
9 37 (3.27%) Jenkins
10 28 (2.47%) Gradle
11 25 (2.21%) Apache Ivy
12 22 (1.94%) Mercurial
12 22 (1.94%) Selenium
13 21 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.68%) Crashlytics
15 18 (1.59%) Eclipse
16 16 (1.41%) Visual Studio
17 15 (1.32%) Cucumber
17 15 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (12.18%) Finance
2 50 (4.41%) Banking
3 42 (3.71%) Games
4 40 (3.53%) Retail
5 22 (1.94%) Marketing
6 16 (1.41%) Publishing
7 14 (1.24%) Electronics
7 14 (1.24%) Legal
8 12 (1.06%) Advertising
9 11 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.79%) Billing
11 8 (0.71%) Automotive
12 7 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.53%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.26%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.26%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 925 (81.64%) Developer
2 535 (47.22%) iOS Developer
3 183 (16.15%) Senior Developer
4 142 (12.53%) Mobile Developer
5 128 (11.30%) Android Developer
6 122 (10.77%) Applications Developer
7 107 (9.44%) Software Engineer
8 93 (8.21%) iOS Android Developer
9 86 (7.59%) Senior iOS Developer
9 86 (7.59%) Software Developer
10 75 (6.62%) C# Developer
11 74 (6.53%) .NET Developer
12 61 (5.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 59 (5.21%) Java Developer
14 46 (4.06%) Objective-C Developer
15 45 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
16 44 (3.88%) Graduate
17 39 (3.44%) React Developer
18 34 (3.00%) Lead Developer
19 30 (2.65%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (24.01%) HTML
2 209 (18.45%) CSS
3 172 (15.18%) .NET
4 144 (12.71%) HTML5
5 143 (12.62%) RESTful
6 137 (12.09%) Web Services
7 124 (10.94%) REST
8 111 (9.80%) AngularJS
9 102 (9.00%) ASP.NET
10 99 (8.74%) React Native
11 90 (7.94%) React
12 84 (7.41%) JSON
12 84 (7.41%) XML
13 79 (6.97%) jQuery
14 70 (6.18%) iOS SDK
15 66 (5.83%) Cocoa
16 59 (5.21%) Core Data
17 58 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 51 (4.50%) Node.js
19 50 (4.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 364 (32.13%) Mobile App
2 254 (22.42%) User Experience
3 51 (4.50%) Fintech
4 49 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
5 45 (3.97%) iPhone
6 44 (3.88%) Animation
7 35 (3.09%) iPad
7 35 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
8 32 (2.82%) Smartphone
9 28 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (1.85%) RIA
13 20 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
14 17 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
15 14 (1.24%) Social Media
16 13 (1.15%) Chromecast
17 12 (1.06%) Video on Demand
18 11 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
19 10 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1,107 (97.71%) Apple iOS
2 659 (58.16%) Android
3 118 (10.41%) Linux
4 92 (8.12%) Windows
5 54 (4.77%) Unix
6 19 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.50%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.53%) CentOS
9 6 (0.53%) Solaris
9 6 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
10 5 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.44%) pSOS
11 4 (0.35%) watchOS
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (50.93%) Android Development
2 493 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
3 342 (30.19%) Mobile Development
4 248 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
5 218 (19.24%) TDD
6 189 (16.68%) OO
7 173 (15.27%) Software Engineering
8 133 (11.74%) Scrum
9 132 (11.65%) MVC
10 122 (10.77%) Computer Science
11 119 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
12 111 (9.80%) Web Development
13 105 (9.27%) Unit Testing
14 101 (8.91%) Test Automation
15 91 (8.03%) SDLC
16 90 (7.94%) OOP
17 83 (7.33%) BDD
18 80 (7.06%) Mentoring
19 76 (6.71%) Mobile Application Development
20 74 (6.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 508 (44.84%) Apple Swift
2 427 (37.69%) Objective-C
3 405 (35.75%) JavaScript
4 369 (32.57%) Java
5 246 (21.71%) C#
6 140 (12.36%) SQL
7 126 (11.12%) C++
8 100 (8.83%) Python
9 82 (7.24%) C
10 65 (5.74%) Ruby
11 62 (5.47%) Kotlin
12 60 (5.30%) PHP
13 39 (3.44%) Go
14 37 (3.27%) ES6
15 29 (2.56%) TypeScript
16 27 (2.38%) Assembly Language
17 26 (2.29%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.50%) Embedded C
18 17 (1.50%) Groovy
19 15 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 189 (16.68%) Degree
2 64 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (5.38%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.44%) MCP
9 4 (0.35%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.088%) CCNA
11 1 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.088%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.088%) PMP
11 1 (0.088%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.21%) QA
2 7 (0.62%) PMO
3 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.088%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (4.15%) Docker
2 32 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.35%) Firmware
5 3 (0.26%) vSphere
6 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.088%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.71%) Ansible
3 6 (0.53%) Terraform
4 4 (0.35%) Puppet
5 3 (0.26%) Salt
6 1 (0.088%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.088%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.088%) Mesos
6 1 (0.088%) Rancher
6 1 (0.088%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.088%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 140 (12.36%) Apple
2 93 (8.21%) Xamarin
3 88 (7.77%) Microsoft
4 74 (6.53%) Google
5 60 (5.30%) Oracle
6 35 (3.09%) WorldPay
7 33 (2.91%) VMware
8 11 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 10 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (0.79%) Cisco
10 9 (0.79%) Facebook
10 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.71%) AppDynamics
11 8 (0.71%) Splunk
12 7 (0.62%) SAP
13 6 (0.53%) Actuate
13 6 (0.53%) Rakuten
13 6 (0.53%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.53%) Tableau
14 4 (0.35%) Adobe