Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 135 149
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 4407 4645 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.48% 2.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.70% 6.08% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3745 4075 4205
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
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 77349 76453 91776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.87% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58327 62791 73520
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 -3 4174 £47,500 -5.00% 374
UK excluding London +32 2625 £40,000 - 217
London -49 1705 £57,500 -1.29% 169
South East +44 689 £42,500 -10.53% 56
North of England +4 633 £40,000 +6.67% 58
Midlands +11 499 £35,000 -6.67% 33
North West +1 411 £40,000 +3.90% 42
East of England +4 370 £47,500 +5.56% 18
West Midlands +3 324 £33,500 -4.29% 19
South West +44 274 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Yorkshire +7 196 £40,000 +8.11% 13
East Midlands +37 177 £37,500 -16.67% 14
Scotland -2 124 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North East -14 26 £30,000 -2.48% 3
Northern Ireland -14 21 £35,000 - 2
Wales -9 18 £33,750 -6.90% 2

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 2093 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1735 (39.37%) JavaScript
3 1454 (32.99%) HTML
4 1386 (31.45%) Android
5 1302 (29.54%) CSS
6 1174 (26.64%) Apple iOS
7 1041 (23.62%) Java
8 957 (21.72%) User Experience
9 921 (20.90%) C#
10 898 (20.38%) .NET
11 816 (18.52%) AngularJS
12 783 (17.77%) Mobile Application Development
13 723 (16.41%) TDD
14 722 (16.38%) SQL
15 703 (15.95%) HTML5
16 686 (15.57%) MVC
17 679 (15.41%) Scrum
18 616 (13.98%) Android Development
19 594 (13.48%) PHP
20 589 (13.37%) jQuery
21 582 (13.21%) Degree
22 577 (13.09%) Git (software)
23 574 (13.02%) Finance
24 571 (12.96%) iOS Development
25 558 (12.66%) ASP.NET
26 553 (12.55%) SQL Server
27 536 (12.16%) Test Automation
28 525 (11.91%) Web Development
29 517 (11.73%) Web Services
30 500 (11.35%) Node.js

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
1 320 (7.26%) CMS
2 170 (3.86%) WordPress
3 89 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 88 (2.00%) Drupal
5 85 (1.93%) Apache
6 71 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 70 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 61 (1.38%) nginx
9 56 (1.27%) Confluence
10 47 (1.07%) IIS
11 40 (0.91%) JBoss
12 39 (0.88%) Joomla!
13 31 (0.70%) Apache Spark
13 31 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 28 (0.64%) Apache Solr
15 25 (0.57%) WildFly
16 24 (0.54%) WebSphere
17 22 (0.50%) Apache Geronimo
17 22 (0.50%) WebLogic
18 17 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 172 (3.90%) Photoshop
2 107 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 80 (1.82%) InVision
4 73 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 62 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
6 31 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
7 25 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (0.54%) InDesign
9 17 (0.39%) Moqups
10 15 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 8 (0.18%) MS Visio
12 7 (0.16%) UXPin
13 6 (0.14%) Chatbot
13 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
13 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (0.11%) GIMP
15 2 (0.045%) FreeHand
15 2 (0.045%) Pixate
16 1 (0.023%) Mingle
16 1 (0.023%) Weka
Business Applications
1 77 (1.75%) Magento
2 34 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 10 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 9 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 9 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.14%) Maximo
8 5 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
8 5 (0.11%) Shopify
9 4 (0.091%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.045%) BASE24
10 2 (0.045%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.023%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 330 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (5.54%) Google Play
3 194 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 177 (4.02%) SaaS
5 143 (3.24%) GitHub
6 71 (1.61%) npm
7 39 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 30 (0.68%) Google Analytics
8 30 (0.68%) Office 365
9 27 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 22 (0.50%) Serverless
11 21 (0.48%) TestFlight
12 18 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (0.36%) Trello
14 15 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 15 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (0.34%) PaaS
15 14 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 103 (2.34%) HTTP
2 91 (2.06%) Internet
3 38 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 34 (0.77%) Intranet
5 26 (0.59%) Firewall
6 20 (0.45%) Skype
6 20 (0.45%) Wireless
7 19 (0.43%) ATM
8 17 (0.39%) Extranet
8 17 (0.39%) LAN
8 17 (0.39%) Network Security
8 17 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (0.36%) VPN
10 14 (0.32%) DNS
11 13 (0.29%) SSL
12 12 (0.27%) VoIP
12 12 (0.27%) WAN
13 11 (0.25%) Bluetooth
14 10 (0.23%) DHCP
15 9 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 553 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 418 (9.48%) MySQL
3 166 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 162 (3.68%) Big Data
5 110 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 107 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 96 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
8 74 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 66 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 57 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 53 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 52 (1.18%) Redis
13 45 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 42 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
14 42 (0.95%) Hadoop
15 37 (0.84%) Data Mining
16 36 (0.82%) MariaDB
17 35 (0.79%) SQLite
18 32 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 577 (13.09%) Git (software)
2 218 (4.95%) JIRA
3 208 (4.72%) Jenkins
4 207 (4.70%) Selenium
5 167 (3.79%) Xcode
6 163 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 147 (3.34%) Cucumber
8 133 (3.02%) Android Studio
8 133 (3.02%) Subversion
9 120 (2.72%) gulp
10 90 (2.04%) JUnit
11 88 (2.00%) Grunt
12 79 (1.79%) Appium
13 73 (1.66%) Maven
14 72 (1.63%) webpack
15 69 (1.57%) Gradle
16 67 (1.52%) Axure RP
17 58 (1.32%) WebDriver
18 54 (1.23%) Eclipse
19 52 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 574 (13.02%) Finance
2 415 (9.42%) Marketing
3 304 (6.90%) Retail
4 293 (6.65%) Games
5 176 (3.99%) Banking
6 168 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 145 (3.29%) Electronics
8 132 (3.00%) Manufacturing
9 123 (2.79%) Advertising
10 85 (1.93%) Law
11 63 (1.43%) Legal
12 57 (1.29%) Publishing
13 47 (1.07%) Back Office
14 37 (0.84%) Financial Institution
15 29 (0.66%) Automotive
16 25 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
17 17 (0.39%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.34%) Billing
18 15 (0.34%) Multimedia
18 15 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2368 (53.73%) Developer
2 462 (10.48%) .NET Developer
3 330 (7.49%) Senior Developer
4 321 (7.28%) Android Developer
5 306 (6.94%) C# Developer
6 290 (6.58%) iOS Developer
7 289 (6.56%) Designer
8 287 (6.51%) PHP Developer
9 266 (6.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 248 (5.63%) Mobile Developer
11 243 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
11 243 (5.51%) Software Developer
12 234 (5.31%) Applications Developer
13 231 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
14 216 (4.90%) Analyst
15 205 (4.65%) Java Developer
16 199 (4.52%) Web Developer
17 198 (4.49%) UX Designer
18 176 (3.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
19 174 (3.95%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1454 (32.99%) HTML
2 1302 (29.54%) CSS
3 898 (20.38%) .NET
4 816 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 703 (15.95%) HTML5
6 589 (13.37%) jQuery
7 558 (12.66%) ASP.NET
8 517 (11.73%) Web Services
9 500 (11.35%) Node.js
10 415 (9.42%) REST
11 384 (8.71%) CSS3
12 363 (8.24%) JSON
13 337 (7.65%) RESTful
14 336 (7.62%) React
15 314 (7.13%) XML
16 311 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 270 (6.13%) Sass
18 202 (4.58%) Spring
19 201 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 191 (4.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 957 (21.72%) User Experience
2 357 (8.10%) Computer Science
3 284 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 199 (4.52%) iPhone
5 172 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
6 119 (2.70%) Social Media
7 117 (2.65%) Algorithms
8 111 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
9 104 (2.36%) Fintech
10 69 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 52 (1.18%) iPad
12 47 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 47 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 43 (0.98%) Graphic Design
14 42 (0.95%) Blog
15 37 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
16 34 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (0.66%) BBC
18 27 (0.61%) Animation
18 27 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1386 (31.45%) Android
2 1174 (26.64%) Apple iOS
3 350 (7.94%) Linux
4 321 (7.28%) Windows
5 55 (1.25%) Unix
6 45 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 35 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 32 (0.73%) Windows Phone
9 22 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (0.48%) Debian
10 21 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.18%) Kali Linux
14 8 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.091%) Nucleus RTOS
16 3 (0.068%) CentOS
17 1 (0.023%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.023%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2093 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 783 (17.77%) Mobile Application Development
3 723 (16.41%) TDD
4 686 (15.57%) MVC
5 679 (15.41%) Scrum
6 616 (13.98%) Android Development
7 571 (12.96%) iOS Development
8 536 (12.16%) Test Automation
9 525 (11.91%) Web Development
10 456 (10.35%) E-Commerce
11 445 (10.10%) Software Engineering
12 434 (9.85%) Mobile Development
13 426 (9.67%) OO
14 394 (8.94%) Front End Development
15 385 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
16 349 (7.92%) BDD
17 288 (6.54%) Mentoring
18 277 (6.29%) Open Source
19 267 (6.06%) Analytics
19 267 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1735 (39.37%) JavaScript
2 1041 (23.62%) Java
3 921 (20.90%) C#
4 722 (16.38%) SQL
5 594 (13.48%) PHP
6 410 (9.30%) Objective-C
7 349 (7.92%) Apple Swift
8 331 (7.51%) Python
9 188 (4.27%) C++
10 177 (4.02%) Ruby
11 161 (3.65%) C
12 87 (1.97%) T-SQL
13 79 (1.79%) ES6
14 72 (1.63%) Scala
15 63 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 57 (1.29%) Shell Script
16 57 (1.29%) TypeScript
17 49 (1.11%) Bash Shell
18 37 (0.84%) PHP 7
19 36 (0.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 582 (13.21%) Degree
2 260 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 48 (1.09%) ISEB
5 45 (1.02%) PhD
5 45 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 36 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (0.64%) APMP
7 28 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 27 (0.61%) OSCP
9 26 (0.59%) CEH
9 26 (0.59%) CISSP
9 26 (0.59%) Master's Degree
10 25 (0.57%) CREST Certified
11 21 (0.48%) MCP
12 11 (0.25%) CHECK Team Leader
13 10 (0.23%) CISM
14 9 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.18%) CHECK Team Member
15 8 (0.18%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 429 (9.73%) QA
2 32 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.59%) WCAG
4 24 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.34%) GDPR
5 15 (0.34%) PMO
6 14 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 12 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 11 (0.25%) SLA
9 9 (0.20%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.068%) COSHH
10 3 (0.068%) GCP
10 3 (0.068%) GMP
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 20022
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.045%) COBIT
11 2 (0.045%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.045%) SEPA
System Software
1 187 (4.24%) Docker
2 38 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.11%) Firmware
5 4 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.068%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.045%) XenApp
8 1 (0.023%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.023%) LXC
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.023%) Postfix
8 1 (0.023%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.023%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (0.79%) Ansible
3 31 (0.70%) Puppet
4 22 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (0.39%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.34%) Nessus
7 13 (0.29%) Mesos
8 11 (0.25%) Marathon
9 10 (0.23%) HockeyApp
9 10 (0.23%) Nmap
10 8 (0.18%) SCCM
11 6 (0.14%) Terraform
11 6 (0.14%) WebInspect
12 5 (0.11%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.091%) Kibana
13 4 (0.091%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.091%) Rancher
14 3 (0.068%) TeamSite
15 2 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.045%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 436 (9.89%) Google
2 320 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 276 (6.26%) Xamarin
4 197 (4.47%) Adobe
5 135 (3.06%) SAP
6 116 (2.63%) Apple
7 86 (1.95%) Oracle
8 75 (1.70%) Zend
9 41 (0.93%) HP
10 40 (0.91%) Sitecore
11 30 (0.68%) Facebook
12 28 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 26 (0.59%) hybris
14 25 (0.57%) IBM
15 24 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (0.52%) Capita
17 20 (0.45%) Tableau
18 17 (0.39%) Twitter
19 14 (0.32%) Citrix
20 12 (0.27%) New Relic