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The median annual salary for an iOS Software Engineer was £93,464 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

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
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1100 982 752
Rank change year-on-year -118 -230 +357
Permanent jobs requiring an iOS Software Engineer 116 27 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.026% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 10
10th Percentile £57,240 - -
25th Percentile £67,500 £59,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £93,464 £64,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +44.91% +84.29% -30.00%
75th Percentile £99,232 £69,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £135,693 - £51,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £64,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.53% +84.29% -30.00%

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 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

iOS Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS Software Engineer in the UK

iOS Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing iOS Software Engineer.

Salary trend for iOS Software Engineer in the UK

iOS Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing iOS Software Engineer over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

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 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -97 85 £93,464 - 2
London -107 76 £93,464 -
Work from Home - 41 £93,464 -
UK excluding London -89 18 £70,000 +8.53% 2
Scotland -39 9 £70,000 +8.53%
West Midlands - 7 £117,772 -
Midlands - 7 £117,772 -
North West -58 2 £44,000 - 2
North of England -68 2 £44,000 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, iOS Software Engineer job roles required the following 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 116 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 105 (90.52%) Apple Swift
3 76 (65.52%) Android
4 61 (52.59%) Mobile App
5 59 (50.86%) REST
5 59 (50.86%) Apple
6 57 (49.14%) iOS Development
7 55 (47.41%) MVVM
8 54 (46.55%) Git (software)
9 51 (43.97%) Agile
10 49 (42.24%) OO
10 49 (42.24%) SwiftUI
11 47 (40.52%) UIKit
12 46 (39.66%) Publishing
13 43 (37.07%) CI/CD
14 42 (36.21%) OOP
15 39 (33.62%) Mobile Application Development
15 39 (33.62%) Post-Production
16 37 (31.90%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (31.90%) GitHub
17 35 (30.17%) Fintech
18 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
19 28 (24.14%) User Experience
20 27 (23.28%) Unit Testing
21 25 (21.55%) UX Design
21 25 (21.55%) iOS SDK
22 22 (18.97%) Banking
23 21 (18.10%) Storyboarding
24 20 (17.24%) Mobile Payment

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 13 (11.21%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 37 (31.90%) GitHub
2 7 (6.03%) Bitrise
3 2 (1.72%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.24%) NFC
2 13 (11.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (46.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.66%) fastlane
3 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.21%) JIRA
4 6 (5.17%) Xcode
5 4 (3.45%) CircleCI
General
1 46 (39.66%) Publishing
2 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
3 22 (18.97%) Banking
4 20 (17.24%) Law
5 16 (13.79%) Finance
6 13 (11.21%) Retail Banking
7 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (50.86%) REST
2 49 (42.24%) SwiftUI
3 47 (40.52%) UIKit
4 25 (21.55%) iOS SDK
5 13 (11.21%) RESTful
6 10 (8.62%) Core Animation
6 10 (8.62%) Core Data
7 8 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
8 7 (6.03%) Node.js
9 6 (5.17%) Cocoa
10 4 (3.45%) Android Jetpack
11 2 (1.72%) CSS
11 2 (1.72%) HTML
11 2 (1.72%) HTML5
11 2 (1.72%) RxSwift
12 1 (0.86%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 61 (52.59%) Mobile App
2 28 (24.14%) User Experience
3 20 (17.24%) Mobile Payment
4 13 (11.21%) Online Banking
5 10 (8.62%) Animation
6 8 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.72%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.72%) Cardano
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 76 (65.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (49.14%) iOS Development
3 55 (47.41%) MVVM
4 51 (43.97%) Agile
5 49 (42.24%) OO
6 43 (37.07%) CI/CD
7 42 (36.21%) OOP
8 39 (33.62%) Mobile Application Development
8 39 (33.62%) Post-Production
9 37 (31.90%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (30.17%) Fintech
11 27 (23.28%) Unit Testing
12 25 (21.55%) UX Design
13 21 (18.10%) Storyboarding
14 20 (17.24%) Time Management
15 17 (14.66%) Mentoring
16 16 (13.79%) TDD
17 15 (12.93%) Translating Business Requirements
18 14 (12.07%) Test Automation
19 13 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (90.52%) Apple Swift
2 13 (11.21%) Ruby
3 11 (9.48%) Objective-C
4 6 (5.17%) Bash
5 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.72%) Kotlin
5 2 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) Accessibility
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (50.86%) Apple
2 4 (3.45%) Cognizant