Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for iOS SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iOS SDK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS SDK
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 909 876 1017
Rank change year-on-year -33 +141 -116
Permanent jobs citing iOS SDK 276 355 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 238 317 257
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,125 £78,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%

iOS SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72426 74194 82052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.10% 39.01% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60216 64420 70119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.97% +5.23% -

iOS SDK
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iOS SDK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iOS SDK in the UK

iOS SDK
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iOS SDK.

Salary trend for iOS SDK in the UK

iOS SDK
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS SDK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iOS SDK in the UK

iOS SDK
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS SDK within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 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 -48 271 £55,000 +4.76% 29
London -51 138 £62,500 - 11
UK excluding London +13 134 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Midlands +41 53 £35,000 -6.67% 9
West Midlands +21 52 £35,000 +7.69% 7
North of England +6 38 £40,000 +20.30% 4
East of England -14 22 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Yorkshire +27 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North West -15 18 £55,000 +78.86% 2
South East +33 13 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West +10 7 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +32 1 £25,000 -47.37% 2
Wales +13 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 276 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 197 (71.38%) Objective-C
3 193 (69.93%) Android
4 185 (67.03%) iOS Development
5 149 (53.99%) Java
6 143 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (51.45%) Xcode
8 130 (47.10%) Android Development
9 124 (44.93%) Apple Swift
10 121 (43.84%) Android SDK
10 121 (43.84%) Mobile App
11 100 (36.23%) JSON
12 98 (35.51%) Git (software)
12 98 (35.51%) TDD
13 85 (30.80%) REST
14 81 (29.35%) User Experience
15 80 (28.99%) RESTful
16 73 (26.45%) Mobile Development
17 63 (22.83%) OO
18 62 (22.46%) JavaScript
19 57 (20.65%) BDD
20 56 (20.29%) Web Services
20 56 (20.29%) Android Studio
21 55 (19.93%) XML
21 55 (19.93%) Google
22 51 (18.48%) Scrum
22 51 (18.48%) SOAP
23 50 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
24 43 (15.58%) HTML
24 43 (15.58%) Unit Testing

iOS SDK
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 14 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.62%) Confluence
3 7 (2.54%) CMS
3 7 (2.54%) WordPress
4 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.41%) Google Play
2 20 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.16%) SaaS
4 8 (2.90%) GitHub
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.09%) TestFlight
6 2 (0.72%) iTunes
7 1 (0.36%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.99%) ATM
1 11 (3.99%) iBeacon
2 5 (1.81%) HbbTV
2 5 (1.81%) Internet
2 5 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.45%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.45%) HTTP
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.78%) MySQL
2 14 (5.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (5.07%) MongoDB
2 14 (5.07%) Neo4j
2 14 (5.07%) NoSQL
2 14 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (5.07%) Redis
3 12 (4.35%) SQLite
4 8 (2.90%) Big Data
5 6 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 142 (51.45%) Xcode
2 98 (35.51%) Git (software)
3 56 (20.29%) Android Studio
4 27 (9.78%) Eclipse
5 25 (9.06%) JIRA
6 24 (8.70%) Gradle
7 20 (7.25%) Subversion
8 15 (5.43%) Maven
9 14 (5.07%) CocoaPods
9 14 (5.07%) Cucumber
9 14 (5.07%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.26%) Appium
11 8 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.54%) Selenium
12 7 (2.54%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.81%) Babel
13 5 (1.81%) gulp
13 5 (1.81%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.81%) Protractor
General
1 34 (12.32%) Retail
2 28 (10.14%) Finance
3 17 (6.16%) Banking
4 16 (5.80%) Games
5 13 (4.71%) Electronics
6 11 (3.99%) Publishing
7 8 (2.90%) Advertising
7 8 (2.90%) Automotive
8 7 (2.54%) Music Industry
9 6 (2.17%) Interactive Media
10 5 (1.81%) Back Office
11 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.09%) Marketing
12 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.72%) Law
13 2 (0.72%) Legal
13 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 236 (85.51%) Developer
2 147 (53.26%) iOS Developer
3 89 (32.25%) Android Developer
4 56 (20.29%) Mobile Developer
5 52 (18.84%) iOS Android Developer
6 47 (17.03%) Applications Developer
7 28 (10.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 25 (9.06%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.61%) Objective-C Developer
10 19 (6.88%) Java Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Lead Developer
13 12 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
14 10 (3.62%) Software Developer
15 9 (3.26%) Java Android Developer
15 9 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
16 7 (2.54%) Android Engineer
16 7 (2.54%) Android Software Engineer
16 7 (2.54%) Digital Developer
17 6 (2.17%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (43.84%) Android SDK
2 100 (36.23%) JSON
3 85 (30.80%) REST
4 80 (28.99%) RESTful
5 56 (20.29%) Web Services
6 55 (19.93%) XML
7 51 (18.48%) SOAP
8 43 (15.58%) HTML
9 40 (14.49%) Cocoa Touch
10 34 (12.32%) CSS
11 26 (9.42%) Cocoa
12 23 (8.33%) HTML5
12 23 (8.33%) Redux
13 22 (7.97%) jQuery
13 22 (7.97%) React Native
14 21 (7.61%) React
14 21 (7.61%) Retrofit
15 19 (6.88%) AngularJS
16 18 (6.52%) Spring
17 17 (6.16%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 121 (43.84%) Mobile App
2 81 (29.35%) User Experience
3 30 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 24 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (6.52%) iPhone
6 17 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.16%) Fintech
7 11 (3.99%) iPad
8 10 (3.62%) Apple TV
9 6 (2.17%) Chromecast
9 6 (2.17%) Social Media
9 6 (2.17%) Video\Live Streaming
10 5 (1.81%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.81%) Mobile Games
11 4 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.45%) Digital Currency
11 4 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 276 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 193 (69.93%) Android
3 10 (3.62%) Windows
4 4 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.36%) webOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (67.03%) iOS Development
2 143 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (47.10%) Android Development
4 98 (35.51%) TDD
5 73 (26.45%) Mobile Development
6 63 (22.83%) OO
7 57 (20.65%) BDD
8 51 (18.48%) Scrum
9 50 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (15.58%) Unit Testing
11 35 (12.68%) Test Automation
12 27 (9.78%) Software Engineering
13 26 (9.42%) OOP
14 24 (8.70%) MVC
14 24 (8.70%) SDLC
15 18 (6.52%) Microservices
16 17 (6.16%) DevOps
16 17 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 17 (6.16%) SOLID
17 16 (5.80%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 197 (71.38%) Objective-C
2 149 (53.99%) Java
3 124 (44.93%) Apple Swift
4 62 (22.46%) JavaScript
5 41 (14.86%) C++
6 31 (11.23%) C#
6 31 (11.23%) SQL
7 30 (10.87%) C
8 25 (9.06%) Ruby
9 19 (6.88%) ES6
10 18 (6.52%) PHP
11 14 (5.07%) GraphQL
12 9 (3.26%) Python
13 5 (1.81%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.81%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.72%) Erlang
15 2 (0.72%) Go
15 2 (0.72%) Haskell
15 2 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (14.49%) Degree
2 20 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.51%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) HockeyApp
2 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.72%) Mesos
Vendors
1 55 (19.93%) Google
2 41 (14.86%) Apple
3 20 (7.25%) Xamarin
4 15 (5.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.09%) Atmel
6 2 (0.72%) Autodesk
6 2 (0.72%) Facebook
6 2 (0.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.36%) IBM