Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 419 362 309
Rank change year-on-year -57 -53 +2
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1,247 1,514 2,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.88% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.97% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,292 1,858
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 156,599 156,360 180,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.77% 90.62% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125,830 127,318 150,486
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -57 1,168 £52,500 +10.53% 275
UK excluding London -34 718 £45,000 +12.50% 198
London -72 517 £62,500 +4.17% 93
North of England +42 192 £42,500 -5.56% 67
South East -19 145 £45,000 +5.88% 37
South West +22 136 £45,000 +9.09% 22
North West +16 131 £40,000 -11.11% 37
East of England +6 90 £55,000 +20.22% 16
Midlands -81 90 £34,500 +2.99% 40
Scotland -66 51 £52,500 +23.53% 10
West Midlands -99 48 £35,000 +11.11% 16
East Midlands +11 42 £32,500 -21.21% 24
Yorkshire +17 41 £42,500 +3.03% 26
North East -4 20 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Wales +12 14 £45,000 +42.86% 5
Northern Ireland -2 3 £40,000 -15.79% 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 1,224 (98.16%) Apple iOS
2 699 (56.05%) Android
3 597 (47.87%) Android Development
4 595 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
5 561 (44.99%) Apple Swift
6 509 (40.82%) Objective-C
7 445 (35.69%) Mobile Development
8 435 (34.88%) Mobile App
9 337 (27.02%) JavaScript
10 304 (24.38%) User Experience
11 268 (21.49%) Java
12 258 (20.69%) TDD
13 257 (20.61%) HTML
14 240 (19.25%) C#
14 240 (19.25%) CSS
15 226 (18.12%) Git (software)
16 218 (17.48%) OO
17 209 (16.76%) Xcode
18 207 (16.60%) MVC
19 202 (16.20%) Software Engineering
20 196 (15.72%) .NET
21 189 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
22 166 (13.31%) Scrum
23 151 (12.11%) RESTful
24 148 (11.87%) Finance
25 145 (11.63%) Apple
26 140 (11.23%) SQL
27 133 (10.67%) C++
27 133 (10.67%) ASP.NET
28 131 (10.51%) Web Development

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 (1.52%) WordPress
2 17 (1.36%) IIS
3 13 (1.04%) CMS
4 10 (0.80%) Alfresco
4 10 (0.80%) Joomla!
5 8 (0.64%) Apache
6 5 (0.40%) Drupal
6 5 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.40%) GlassFish
6 5 (0.40%) nginx
6 5 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.32%) Confluence
7 4 (0.32%) Liferay
8 3 (0.24%) GeoServer
8 3 (0.24%) SilverStripe
9 2 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.080%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.080%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.080%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.72%) GIMP
3 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.080%) InDesign
5 1 (0.080%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.25%) SaaS
4 25 (2.00%) GitHub
4 25 (2.00%) iTunes
5 16 (1.28%) Firebase
6 12 (0.96%) Google Play
6 12 (0.96%) IaaS
6 12 (0.96%) PaaS
7 10 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.64%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (0.64%) Serverless
9 7 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.40%) TestFlight
10 5 (0.40%) Trello
11 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.32%) npm
11 4 (0.32%) Slack
12 3 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.97%) HTTP
2 27 (2.17%) Internet
3 25 (2.00%) Wireless
4 12 (0.96%) Bluetooth
5 11 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.72%) SSL
7 8 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.48%) DNS
8 6 (0.48%) Intranet
9 5 (0.40%) ATM
9 5 (0.40%) iBeacon
10 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.24%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.24%) RS-232
11 3 (0.24%) SSH
12 2 (0.16%) Broadband
12 2 (0.16%) SMS
13 1 (0.080%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.080%) Network Security
13 1 (0.080%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 80 (6.42%) MySQL
3 47 (3.77%) Big Data
4 40 (3.21%) NoSQL
5 32 (2.57%) MongoDB
6 31 (2.49%) SQLite
7 25 (2.00%) Blockchain
8 24 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.80%) CouchDB
13 8 (0.64%) DB2
14 6 (0.48%) GIS
14 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.32%) Redis
15 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.24%) Riak
17 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 226 (18.12%) Git (software)
2 209 (16.76%) Xcode
3 105 (8.42%) CocoaPods
4 78 (6.26%) Subversion
5 76 (6.09%) JIRA
6 59 (4.73%) Jenkins
7 39 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 38 (3.05%) Maven
9 37 (2.97%) fastlane
10 36 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 33 (2.65%) Android Studio
12 31 (2.49%) Visual Studio
13 30 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (2.17%) Calabash
14 27 (2.17%) Gradle
15 22 (1.76%) Mercurial
16 19 (1.52%) Selenium
17 15 (1.20%) NUnit
18 14 (1.12%) Jasmine
18 14 (1.12%) ReSharper
General
1 148 (11.87%) Finance
2 65 (5.21%) Games
3 59 (4.73%) Retail
4 32 (2.57%) Electronics
5 29 (2.33%) Marketing
6 27 (2.17%) Advertising
7 14 (1.12%) Banking
7 14 (1.12%) Publishing
8 13 (1.04%) Law
9 12 (0.96%) Legal
10 9 (0.72%) Automotive
10 9 (0.72%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.56%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.080%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.080%) Back Office
14 1 (0.080%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,053 (84.44%) Developer
2 681 (54.61%) iOS Developer
3 191 (15.32%) Mobile Developer
4 178 (14.27%) Senior Developer
5 140 (11.23%) Applications Developer
6 131 (10.51%) Android Developer
7 124 (9.94%) Senior iOS Developer
8 103 (8.26%) iOS Android Developer
9 99 (7.94%) Software Engineer
10 94 (7.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 88 (7.06%) Objective-C Developer
12 78 (6.26%) C# Developer
13 74 (5.93%) .NET Developer
14 70 (5.61%) Software Developer
15 48 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
16 46 (3.69%) ASP.NET Developer
16 46 (3.69%) Web Developer
17 41 (3.29%) Lead Developer
18 40 (3.21%) Java Developer
18 40 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (20.61%) HTML
2 240 (19.25%) CSS
3 196 (15.72%) .NET
4 151 (12.11%) RESTful
5 133 (10.67%) ASP.NET
6 129 (10.34%) Web Services
7 128 (10.26%) HTML5
8 124 (9.94%) jQuery
9 115 (9.22%) AngularJS
10 112 (8.98%) iOS SDK
11 107 (8.58%) JSON
12 102 (8.18%) REST
13 89 (7.14%) React Native
14 83 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (6.66%) React
15 61 (4.89%) XML
16 60 (4.81%) CSS3
17 59 (4.73%) Core Data
18 58 (4.65%) Cocoa
19 52 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 435 (34.88%) Mobile App
2 304 (24.38%) User Experience
3 101 (8.10%) Computer Science
4 94 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
5 69 (5.53%) iPhone
6 65 (5.21%) Fintech
7 47 (3.77%) iPad
8 46 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (3.13%) Smartphone
10 33 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 26 (2.09%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.44%) Animation
13 17 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (1.28%) Social Media
15 14 (1.12%) Mobile Games
16 12 (0.96%) Robotics
16 12 (0.96%) Video on Demand
17 11 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
19 9 (0.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1,224 (98.16%) Apple iOS
2 699 (56.05%) Android
3 87 (6.98%) Windows
4 83 (6.66%) Linux
5 23 (1.84%) Unix
6 21 (1.68%) Windows Phone
7 16 (1.28%) Nucleus RTOS
8 8 (0.64%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.16%) SUSE
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (47.87%) Android Development
2 595 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
3 445 (35.69%) Mobile Development
4 258 (20.69%) TDD
5 218 (17.48%) OO
6 207 (16.60%) MVC
7 202 (16.20%) Software Engineering
8 189 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
9 166 (13.31%) Scrum
10 131 (10.51%) Web Development
11 123 (9.86%) Test Automation
12 118 (9.46%) Mobile Application Development
13 111 (8.90%) Unit Testing
14 105 (8.42%) OOP
15 95 (7.62%) BDD
16 94 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
17 65 (5.21%) E-Commerce
18 63 (5.05%) Mentoring
19 59 (4.73%) DevOps
20 57 (4.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 561 (44.99%) Apple Swift
2 509 (40.82%) Objective-C
3 337 (27.02%) JavaScript
4 268 (21.49%) Java
5 240 (19.25%) C#
6 140 (11.23%) SQL
7 133 (10.67%) C++
8 90 (7.22%) PHP
9 69 (5.53%) C
10 66 (5.29%) Python
11 41 (3.29%) Kotlin
12 22 (1.76%) Ruby
13 16 (1.28%) ES6
14 15 (1.20%) Java 8
14 15 (1.20%) Scala
15 14 (1.12%) TypeScript
16 9 (0.72%) Groovy
16 9 (0.72%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.64%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (8.90%) Degree
2 28 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.080%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.53%) QA
2 6 (0.48%) GCP
3 5 (0.40%) GDPR
4 3 (0.24%) WCAG
5 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.080%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (1.92%) Docker
2 13 (1.04%) Firmware
3 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.40%) HockeyApp
3 4 (0.32%) Plesk
4 3 (0.24%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.080%) Ansible
5 1 (0.080%) Graylog
5 1 (0.080%) Kibana
5 1 (0.080%) logstash
5 1 (0.080%) Nagios
5 1 (0.080%) Terraform
Vendors
1 145 (11.63%) Apple
2 93 (7.46%) Xamarin
3 70 (5.61%) Google
4 66 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 36 (2.89%) Atlassian
6 25 (2.00%) Oracle
7 16 (1.28%) Facebook
7 16 (1.28%) Mapbox
8 15 (1.20%) Adobe
9 14 (1.12%) Sony
10 12 (0.96%) WorldPay
11 11 (0.88%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.72%) IBM
13 8 (0.64%) Sybase
13 8 (0.64%) Zend
14 7 (0.56%) Twitter
14 7 (0.56%) Yahoo!
15 6 (0.48%) BT
15 6 (0.48%) SAP
16 5 (0.40%) ESRI