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

iOS Software Development
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 383 322
Rank change year-on-year +7 -61 -23
Permanent jobs citing iOS Development 1,435 1,412 2,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.90% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,247 1,257 1,810
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,375 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 158,507 157,483 185,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,664 129,785 153,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 February 2018.

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 21 February 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 +24 1,343 £52,500 +10.53% 325
UK excluding London +5 815 £42,500 +6.25% 207
London +3 607 £65,000 +8.33% 141
North of England +9 207 £40,000 - 75
South East +26 155 £40,500 -4.71% 32
North West 0 146 £40,000 - 43
South West +25 135 £50,000 +42.86% 32
East of England +41 121 £55,000 +22.22% 19
Midlands -26 119 £34,500 -1.43% 26
West Midlands -39 70 £35,000 +11.11% 9
Scotland -54 54 £51,250 +7.89% 16
East Midlands -11 49 £31,250 -34.21% 17
Yorkshire +5 47 £37,500 -6.25% 26
Wales +4 16 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East -12 14 £35,000 +16.67% 6
Northern Ireland -14 9 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1,410 (98.26%) Apple iOS
2 829 (57.77%) Android
3 727 (50.66%) Android Development
4 688 (47.94%) Agile Software Development
5 639 (44.53%) Apple Swift
6 620 (43.21%) Objective-C
7 510 (35.54%) Mobile App
8 488 (34.01%) Mobile Development
9 434 (30.24%) JavaScript
10 390 (27.18%) TDD
11 366 (25.51%) User Experience
12 355 (24.74%) HTML
13 333 (23.21%) Java
14 331 (23.07%) Git (software)
15 330 (23.00%) C#
16 311 (21.67%) CSS
17 265 (18.47%) .NET
18 251 (17.49%) Scrum
19 242 (16.86%) Xcode
20 234 (16.31%) Software Engineering
21 229 (15.96%) OO
22 215 (14.98%) MVC
23 211 (14.70%) HTML5
24 204 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
25 196 (13.66%) AngularJS
26 195 (13.59%) Finance
27 190 (13.24%) Test Automation
27 190 (13.24%) Web Development
28 187 (13.03%) Web Services
29 170 (11.85%) SQL

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 27 (1.88%) CMS
2 22 (1.53%) WordPress
3 15 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (0.91%) Alfresco
5 11 (0.77%) Apache
5 11 (0.77%) Drupal
6 9 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (0.56%) Confluence
7 8 (0.56%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.49%) IIS
8 7 (0.49%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.42%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.35%) Liferay
11 4 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.21%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.21%) concrete5
12 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.21%) nginx
13 2 (0.14%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.070%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.42%) GIMP
4 4 (0.28%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.070%) InDesign
6 1 (0.070%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (0.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (4.25%) GitHub
4 44 (3.07%) SaaS
5 37 (2.58%) Google Play
6 17 (1.18%) IaaS
6 17 (1.18%) npm
6 17 (1.18%) PaaS
7 16 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (1.11%) Serverless
8 13 (0.91%) Firebase
8 13 (0.91%) iTunes
9 12 (0.84%) Bluemix
9 12 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
10 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.35%) TestFlight
12 4 (0.28%) Trello
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.65%) Wireless
2 25 (1.74%) Internet
3 21 (1.46%) HTTP
4 9 (0.63%) iBeacon
5 8 (0.56%) ATM
6 7 (0.49%) Extranet
6 7 (0.49%) Intranet
7 6 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.42%) Modbus
7 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.28%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.21%) DAB
10 3 (0.21%) SSH
11 2 (0.14%) Broadband
11 2 (0.14%) DNS
11 2 (0.14%) Firewall
11 2 (0.14%) Skype
11 2 (0.14%) SSL
12 1 (0.070%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 90 (6.27%) MySQL
3 60 (4.18%) Big Data
4 42 (2.93%) NoSQL
5 38 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 30 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 30 (2.09%) SQLite
7 18 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (0.77%) CouchDB
9 11 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.70%) Blockchain
11 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.56%) Mixpanel
12 8 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.49%) GIS
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.42%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 331 (23.07%) Git (software)
2 242 (16.86%) Xcode
3 106 (7.39%) CocoaPods
4 97 (6.76%) JIRA
5 86 (5.99%) Subversion
6 70 (4.88%) Bitbucket
7 66 (4.60%) Jenkins
8 59 (4.11%) Visual Studio
9 44 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 43 (3.00%) Android Studio
11 41 (2.86%) Calabash
12 32 (2.23%) Selenium
13 28 (1.95%) Maven
13 28 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (1.53%) Gradle
15 17 (1.18%) Jasmine
15 17 (1.18%) SpecFlow
16 16 (1.11%) JUnit
17 15 (1.05%) Eclipse
18 14 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 195 (13.59%) Finance
2 80 (5.57%) Retail
3 68 (4.74%) Games
4 59 (4.11%) Advertising
5 58 (4.04%) Banking
5 58 (4.04%) Electronics
6 38 (2.65%) Marketing
7 27 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.74%) Publishing
9 20 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.11%) Legal
11 12 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.84%) Law
12 9 (0.63%) Automotive
13 6 (0.42%) Digital Economy
13 6 (0.42%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,224 (85.30%) Developer
2 775 (54.01%) iOS Developer
3 196 (13.66%) Mobile Developer
4 174 (12.13%) Senior Developer
5 172 (11.99%) Applications Developer
6 139 (9.69%) Android Developer
7 120 (8.36%) Senior iOS Developer
8 117 (8.15%) iOS Android Developer
9 98 (6.83%) C# Developer
9 98 (6.83%) Software Developer
10 97 (6.76%) Objective-C Developer
11 96 (6.69%) .NET Developer
12 84 (5.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 76 (5.30%) Software Engineer
14 75 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
15 64 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
16 57 (3.97%) Web Developer
17 55 (3.83%) Lead Developer
18 49 (3.41%) Java Developer
19 46 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (24.74%) HTML
2 311 (21.67%) CSS
3 265 (18.47%) .NET
4 211 (14.70%) HTML5
5 196 (13.66%) AngularJS
6 187 (13.03%) Web Services
7 166 (11.57%) RESTful
8 165 (11.50%) jQuery
9 163 (11.36%) iOS SDK
10 148 (10.31%) JSON
11 147 (10.24%) ASP.NET
12 142 (9.90%) REST
13 105 (7.32%) React Native
14 104 (7.25%) CSS3
14 104 (7.25%) React
15 94 (6.55%) XML
16 82 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 80 (5.57%) Cocoa
18 75 (5.23%) Node.js
19 64 (4.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 510 (35.54%) Mobile App
2 366 (25.51%) User Experience
3 121 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
4 116 (8.08%) iPhone
5 103 (7.18%) Computer Science
6 85 (5.92%) Fintech
7 78 (5.44%) iPad
8 37 (2.58%) Algorithms
9 35 (2.44%) Smartphone
10 33 (2.30%) Data Structures
11 31 (2.16%) Social Media
12 29 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (1.95%) W3C
14 26 (1.81%) Animation
15 21 (1.46%) BBC
16 12 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.84%) Spread Betting
17 11 (0.77%) Mobile Games
17 11 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1,410 (98.26%) Apple iOS
2 829 (57.77%) Android
3 92 (6.41%) Windows
4 52 (3.62%) Linux
5 28 (1.95%) Windows Phone
6 19 (1.32%) Nucleus RTOS
7 12 (0.84%) Mac OS
8 11 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.70%) Unix
10 9 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.49%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (50.66%) Android Development
2 688 (47.94%) Agile Software Development
3 488 (34.01%) Mobile Development
4 390 (27.18%) TDD
5 251 (17.49%) Scrum
6 234 (16.31%) Software Engineering
7 229 (15.96%) OO
8 215 (14.98%) MVC
9 204 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
10 190 (13.24%) Test Automation
10 190 (13.24%) Web Development
11 158 (11.01%) BDD
12 138 (9.62%) Unit Testing
13 130 (9.06%) Mobile Application Development
14 128 (8.92%) OOP
15 95 (6.62%) Mentoring
16 94 (6.55%) Front End Development
17 72 (5.02%) E-Commerce
18 70 (4.88%) Kanban
19 66 (4.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 639 (44.53%) Apple Swift
2 620 (43.21%) Objective-C
3 434 (30.24%) JavaScript
4 333 (23.21%) Java
5 330 (23.00%) C#
6 170 (11.85%) SQL
7 160 (11.15%) C++
8 132 (9.20%) PHP
9 77 (5.37%) C
10 55 (3.83%) Ruby
11 54 (3.76%) Python
12 30 (2.09%) Kotlin
13 24 (1.67%) ES6
14 20 (1.39%) TypeScript
14 20 (1.39%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.84%) Embedded C
15 12 (0.84%) Embedded C++
16 11 (0.77%) VB
17 9 (0.63%) Scala
18 7 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (11.43%) Degree
2 44 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (0.70%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) MCP
7 1 (0.070%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.070%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.04%) QA
2 5 (0.35%) GDPR
3 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.14%) PSD2
4 2 (0.14%) TickIT
4 2 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.070%) PMO
5 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (1.67%) Docker
2 5 (0.35%) Firmware
3 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
2 9 (0.63%) Kibana
3 6 (0.42%) HockeyApp
4 3 (0.21%) Ansible
4 3 (0.21%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.21%) logstash
5 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.070%) Graylog
6 1 (0.070%) Nagios
6 1 (0.070%) WMI
Vendors
1 148 (10.31%) Apple
2 135 (9.41%) Xamarin
3 110 (7.67%) Microsoft
4 103 (7.18%) Google
5 42 (2.93%) Atlassian
6 41 (2.86%) Facebook
7 25 (1.74%) Oracle
7 25 (1.74%) Sony
8 24 (1.67%) Adobe
9 21 (1.46%) Twitter
10 18 (1.25%) Sitecore
10 18 (1.25%) Yahoo!
11 17 (1.18%) IBM
12 11 (0.77%) SAP
13 6 (0.42%) Dell
13 6 (0.42%) Sencha
13 6 (0.42%) Zend
14 5 (0.35%) DevExpress
15 4 (0.28%) BT
15 4 (0.28%) Perforce