Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 139 147
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 4,393 4,293 4,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.54% 2.41% 2.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.02% 5.91% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,672 3,815 4,206
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,989 72,616 86,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.14% 40.83% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56,415 59,565 69,874
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mobile App as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile App over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile App within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +1 4,122 £47,500 -5.00% 775
UK excluding London +29 2,579 £40,000 - 506
London -25 1,723 £57,500 - 296
South East +46 707 £42,470 -5.62% 108
North of England +12 618 £40,000 +6.67% 170
Midlands +15 467 £34,000 -9.33% 89
North West -4 389 £40,000 +3.90% 92
East of England +19 372 £50,000 +1.52% 59
West Midlands +14 305 £32,500 -7.14% 43
South West +6 227 £42,500 +6.25% 51
Yorkshire +33 200 £40,000 +14.29% 72
East Midlands +26 162 £37,500 -6.25% 46
Scotland -11 134 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Wales -9 33 £38,000 +8.57% 3
North East -31 29 £30,000 +4.35% 6
Northern Ireland -4 23 £35,000 +12.00% 8

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Mobile App 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 Mobile App.

1 2,164 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1,725 (39.27%) JavaScript
3 1,363 (31.03%) HTML
4 1,256 (28.59%) CSS
5 1,233 (28.07%) Android
6 1,083 (24.65%) Apple iOS
7 966 (21.99%) C#
8 965 (21.97%) Java
9 922 (20.99%) User Experience
10 913 (20.78%) .NET
11 784 (17.85%) AngularJS
12 750 (17.07%) SQL
13 732 (16.66%) Mobile Application Development
14 726 (16.53%) MVC
15 719 (16.37%) TDD
16 692 (15.75%) Scrum
17 625 (14.23%) jQuery
18 607 (13.82%) HTML5
19 591 (13.45%) PHP
20 588 (13.38%) Web Development
21 580 (13.20%) ASP.NET
22 571 (13.00%) Test Automation
23 565 (12.86%) Finance
24 553 (12.59%) Degree
25 546 (12.43%) Git (software)
26 534 (12.16%) SQL Server
27 500 (11.38%) Node.js
28 480 (10.93%) Android Development
29 479 (10.90%) Web Services
30 472 (10.74%) iOS Development

Mobile App
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
1 334 (7.60%) CMS
2 173 (3.94%) WordPress
3 105 (2.39%) Apache
4 83 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 80 (1.82%) Drupal
6 76 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
7 74 (1.68%) SharePoint
8 70 (1.59%) Confluence
9 62 (1.41%) nginx
10 43 (0.98%) IIS
11 39 (0.89%) Joomla!
12 34 (0.77%) Umbraco
13 32 (0.73%) Apache Spark
14 25 (0.57%) JBoss
15 20 (0.46%) SAS
16 19 (0.43%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.36%) EPiServer
18 15 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
19 12 (0.27%) WebSphere
20 11 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 185 (4.21%) Photoshop
2 126 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 81 (1.84%) InVision
4 76 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 59 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
6 48 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
7 30 (0.68%) InDesign
8 28 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 10 (0.23%) UXPin
11 9 (0.20%) Chatbot
12 7 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.14%) SPSS
13 6 (0.14%) Weka
14 5 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.11%) GIMP
15 4 (0.091%) Moqups
15 4 (0.091%) MS Visio
16 3 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
17 2 (0.046%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 78 (1.78%) Magento
2 34 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 14 (0.32%) Shopify
5 11 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
7 7 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.091%) Maximo
10 4 (0.091%) SDL Web 8
11 3 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.046%) WebTrends
13 1 (0.023%) BusinessWorks
13 1 (0.023%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 348 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 209 (4.76%) Google Play
3 200 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 180 (4.10%) SaaS
5 129 (2.94%) GitHub
6 85 (1.93%) npm
7 38 (0.87%) Google Analytics
8 31 (0.71%) Office 365
9 30 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 26 (0.59%) TestFlight
11 22 (0.50%) Serverless
12 21 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (0.43%) Basecamp
14 18 (0.41%) Heroku
15 15 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (0.34%) Trello
16 14 (0.32%) Amazon S3
16 14 (0.32%) PaaS
17 13 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
17 13 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 124 (2.82%) HTTP
2 101 (2.30%) Internet
3 41 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 33 (0.75%) Firewall
5 30 (0.68%) Intranet
5 30 (0.68%) Wireless
6 22 (0.50%) SSL
7 20 (0.46%) LAN
8 19 (0.43%) ATM
9 18 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (0.32%) Bluetooth
11 13 (0.30%) MQTT
12 12 (0.27%) Extranet
12 12 (0.27%) Network Security
13 11 (0.25%) VPN
14 10 (0.23%) Skype
14 10 (0.23%) WAN
14 10 (0.23%) WLAN
15 8 (0.18%) SMS
16 7 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 434 (9.88%) MySQL
3 175 (3.98%) Big Data
4 154 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 123 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 99 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 88 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 64 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 59 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 54 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 48 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
12 47 (1.07%) Hadoop
12 47 (1.07%) Redis
13 44 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 43 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 41 (0.93%) MariaDB
16 33 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (0.68%) GIS
18 28 (0.64%) RDBMS
18 28 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 546 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 253 (5.76%) JIRA
3 209 (4.76%) Selenium
4 198 (4.51%) Jenkins
5 168 (3.82%) Cucumber
6 159 (3.62%) Visual Studio
7 139 (3.16%) Xcode
8 124 (2.82%) gulp
9 109 (2.48%) Subversion
10 101 (2.30%) Appium
11 96 (2.19%) webpack
12 95 (2.16%) Android Studio
13 87 (1.98%) JUnit
14 85 (1.93%) Axure RP
15 84 (1.91%) Grunt
16 77 (1.75%) Maven
17 66 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
18 62 (1.41%) WebDriver
19 53 (1.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 51 (1.16%) Jasmine
General
1 565 (12.86%) Finance
2 319 (7.26%) Marketing
3 303 (6.90%) Retail
4 298 (6.78%) Games
5 215 (4.89%) Banking
6 145 (3.30%) Advertising
7 109 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 84 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 75 (1.71%) Electronics
10 74 (1.68%) Law
11 61 (1.39%) Publishing
12 52 (1.18%) Legal
13 32 (0.73%) Back Office
14 24 (0.55%) Automotive
15 22 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.41%) German Language
17 14 (0.32%) Billing
18 13 (0.30%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.30%) Online Betting
18 13 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,274 (51.76%) Developer
2 442 (10.06%) .NET Developer
3 317 (7.22%) Senior Developer
4 308 (7.01%) PHP Developer
5 290 (6.60%) Designer
6 283 (6.44%) Software Developer
7 281 (6.40%) C# Developer
8 268 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 242 (5.51%) Mobile Developer
10 239 (5.44%) Android Developer
10 239 (5.44%) iOS Developer
11 231 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 228 (5.19%) Analyst
13 221 (5.03%) Applications Developer
14 210 (4.78%) Web Developer
15 203 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
16 193 (4.39%) UX Designer
17 189 (4.30%) Architect
18 180 (4.10%) Java Developer
19 161 (3.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,363 (31.03%) HTML
2 1,256 (28.59%) CSS
3 913 (20.78%) .NET
4 784 (17.85%) AngularJS
5 625 (14.23%) jQuery
6 607 (13.82%) HTML5
7 580 (13.20%) ASP.NET
8 500 (11.38%) Node.js
9 479 (10.90%) Web Services
10 403 (9.17%) REST
11 383 (8.72%) React
12 372 (8.47%) CSS3
13 354 (8.06%) RESTful
14 347 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 335 (7.63%) JSON
16 319 (7.26%) XML
17 280 (6.37%) Sass
18 198 (4.51%) Ajax
19 196 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 187 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 922 (20.99%) User Experience
2 291 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 271 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 202 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
4 202 (4.60%) iPhone
5 115 (2.62%) Fintech
6 114 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 86 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 77 (1.75%) Social Media
9 70 (1.59%) Data Centre
10 67 (1.53%) Graphic Design
11 59 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 46 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
13 41 (0.93%) Management Information System
14 38 (0.87%) Blog
15 34 (0.77%) Data Structures
16 33 (0.75%) iPad
17 31 (0.71%) Internet of Things
17 31 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
18 30 (0.68%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1,233 (28.07%) Android
2 1,083 (24.65%) Apple iOS
3 360 (8.19%) Linux
4 297 (6.76%) Windows
5 49 (1.12%) Unix
6 32 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 29 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 27 (0.61%) Windows Phone
9 26 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
10 17 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.27%) Debian
11 12 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
13 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.14%) Kali Linux
17 5 (0.11%) CentOS
18 1 (0.023%) Embedded Linux
18 1 (0.023%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,164 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 732 (16.66%) Mobile Application Development
3 726 (16.53%) MVC
4 719 (16.37%) TDD
5 692 (15.75%) Scrum
6 588 (13.38%) Web Development
7 571 (13.00%) Test Automation
8 480 (10.93%) Android Development
9 472 (10.74%) iOS Development
10 437 (9.95%) E-Commerce
11 433 (9.86%) Software Engineering
12 415 (9.45%) OO
13 411 (9.36%) Mobile Development
14 407 (9.26%) Front End Development
15 370 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
16 361 (8.22%) BDD
17 331 (7.53%) Mentoring
18 273 (6.21%) SDLC
18 273 (6.21%) Unit Testing
19 261 (5.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,725 (39.27%) JavaScript
2 966 (21.99%) C#
3 965 (21.97%) Java
4 750 (17.07%) SQL
5 591 (13.45%) PHP
6 333 (7.58%) Objective-C
7 313 (7.12%) Python
8 280 (6.37%) Apple Swift
9 168 (3.82%) Ruby
10 167 (3.80%) C++
11 127 (2.89%) C
12 106 (2.41%) ES6
13 82 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 81 (1.84%) VB.NET
15 75 (1.71%) Scala
16 64 (1.46%) TypeScript
17 48 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 46 (1.05%) Go
18 46 (1.05%) PHP 7
19 36 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 553 (12.59%) Degree
2 199 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (2.09%) ISTQB
4 56 (1.27%) ISEB
5 35 (0.80%) Master's Degree
6 33 (0.75%) OSCP
7 32 (0.73%) CISSP
8 30 (0.68%) CEH
8 30 (0.68%) PhD
9 29 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 20 (0.46%) CREST Certified
10 20 (0.46%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (0.39%) APMP
12 17 (0.39%) CHECK Team Leader
13 13 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.18%) CISM
15 8 (0.18%) MCP
16 6 (0.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 434 (9.88%) QA
2 32 (0.73%) WCAG
3 21 (0.48%) GDPR
4 16 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.23%) SLA
7 9 (0.20%) PMO
8 6 (0.14%) COSHH
8 6 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 5 (0.11%) GMP
10 4 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.091%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.068%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.068%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.068%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.046%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.046%) TickIT
13 1 (0.023%) GCP
System Software
1 166 (3.78%) Docker
2 28 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.14%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.11%) XenApp
7 3 (0.068%) Firmware
7 3 (0.068%) LXC
7 3 (0.068%) Varnish
8 1 (0.023%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.023%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.023%) Postfix
8 1 (0.023%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.023%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (0.87%) Puppet
2 34 (0.77%) Ansible
2 34 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.41%) HockeyApp
4 14 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.30%) Mesos
6 12 (0.27%) Kubernetes
7 9 (0.20%) Marathon
8 8 (0.18%) Nessus
8 8 (0.18%) Terraform
9 7 (0.16%) SCCM
10 6 (0.14%) Nmap
10 6 (0.14%) Perfmon
11 5 (0.11%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.091%) Rancher
13 3 (0.068%) HP Fortify
13 3 (0.068%) Kibana
13 3 (0.068%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.068%) WebInspect
14 2 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 373 (8.49%) Google
2 322 (7.33%) Xamarin
3 307 (6.99%) Microsoft
4 216 (4.92%) Adobe
5 118 (2.69%) Apple
6 90 (2.05%) SAP
7 88 (2.00%) Zend
8 80 (1.82%) Oracle
9 51 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 38 (0.87%) HP
11 36 (0.82%) Capita
12 25 (0.57%) Atlassian
13 23 (0.52%) Facebook
14 20 (0.46%) IBM
14 20 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (0.41%) Cisco
16 16 (0.36%) MuleSoft
17 15 (0.34%) Citrix
18 14 (0.32%) hybris
19 13 (0.30%) Tableau