Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an iOS Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

iOS Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1137 1151 1251
Rank change year-on-year +14 +100 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Software Engineer 45 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 34
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -14.81% +45.95%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £63,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% +13.33% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 169,137 170,894 196,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.22% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136,840 139,688 164,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

iOS Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured iOS Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Software Engineer in the UK

iOS Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for iOS Software Engineer in the UK

iOS Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Software Engineer over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for iOS Software Engineer in the UK

iOS Software Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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 +33 44 £65,000 +13.04% 3
London +33 35 £65,000 +13.04% 2
UK excluding London -3 10 £60,000 +41.18% 2
East of England +10 4 £62,500 +4.17%
Midlands +20 2 - -
South West +7 2 £43,750 +16.67%
East Midlands +1 2 - -
South East +2 1 - - 1
Scotland -33 1 - - 1

iOS Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, iOS Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring iOS Software Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 37 (82.22%) Objective-C
4 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (68.89%) Apple Swift
6 30 (66.67%) Xcode
7 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
8 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
9 23 (51.11%) iOS Development
10 22 (48.89%) Test Automation
11 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
12 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
13 16 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (35.56%) Fintech
14 15 (33.33%) Android
14 15 (33.33%) User Experience
15 14 (31.11%) Mobile Development
15 14 (31.11%) iOS SDK
15 14 (31.11%) Banking
15 14 (31.11%) Finance
15 14 (31.11%) Apple
15 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (28.89%) TDD
17 11 (24.44%) REST
17 11 (24.44%) Gradle
18 10 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
18 10 (22.22%) BDD
19 9 (20.00%) Analytics
19 9 (20.00%) JSON

iOS Software Engineer Skill Set
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 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Adobe Analytics
1 8 (17.78%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Xcode
2 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
4 11 (24.44%) Gradle
5 8 (17.78%) Appium
5 8 (17.78%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.67%) fastlane
7 3 (6.67%) JIRA
7 3 (6.67%) Subversion
8 2 (4.44%) GitLab
9 1 (2.22%) CocoaPods
General
1 14 (31.11%) Banking
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) iOS SDK
2 11 (24.44%) REST
3 9 (20.00%) JSON
3 9 (20.00%) XML
4 8 (17.78%) SOAP
4 8 (17.78%) Velocity
5 6 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (8.89%) RxSwift
7 3 (6.67%) Android SDK
7 3 (6.67%) Apache Flex
7 3 (6.67%) Cocoa
7 3 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (6.67%) HTML
7 3 (6.67%) React Native
8 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.44%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) React
9 1 (2.22%) CSS
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScriptCore
9 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (35.56%) Fintech
2 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
3 15 (33.33%) User Experience
4 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) iPhone
5 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.44%) mHealth
6 2 (4.44%) Music Streaming
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.22%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (51.11%) iOS Development
4 22 (48.89%) Test Automation
5 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
6 16 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (31.11%) Mobile Development
7 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (28.89%) TDD
9 10 (22.22%) BDD
9 10 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (20.00%) Analytics
11 8 (17.78%) API Development
11 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
11 8 (17.78%) Decision-Making
11 8 (17.78%) Line Management
11 8 (17.78%) OO
11 8 (17.78%) Software Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) SOLID
11 8 (17.78%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) Objective-C
2 31 (68.89%) Apple Swift
3 8 (17.78%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) PHP
4 5 (11.11%) Kotlin
4 5 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
7 2 (4.44%) C#
7 2 (4.44%) Scala
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Apple
2 8 (17.78%) Adobe
2 8 (17.78%) Google
3 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin