Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 126 148
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,532 4,594 4,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.38% 2.61% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.70% 6.52% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,670 3,726 3,551
UK median annual salary £50,070 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.27% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 61,996 70,460 68,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.80% 40.05% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 47,363 55,633 55,653
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% -1.01%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 -28 3,259 £52,500 +13.51% 762
UK excluding London -24 1,849 £42,500 +6.25% 528
London 0 1,591 £65,000 +18.18% 280
South East -3 590 £42,500 - 139
North of England -11 467 £42,500 +6.25% 159
North West -32 248 £40,000 - 88
Midlands -43 241 £38,250 +9.29% 96
East of England -21 215 £55,000 +10.00% 43
Yorkshire +16 207 £42,500 +5.59% 59
Scotland +23 154 £42,500 -5.56% 28
West Midlands -35 150 £37,500 +15.38% 61
South West -31 136 £47,500 +11.76% 45
East Midlands -21 91 £40,000 +6.67% 35
Northern Ireland -5 29 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Wales +7 19 £40,000 +5.26% 15
North East -7 12 £37,500 +25.00% 12

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 1,748 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1,141 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 981 (27.77%) Android
4 919 (26.02%) Apple iOS
5 852 (24.12%) HTML
6 842 (23.84%) C#
7 758 (21.46%) .NET
8 756 (21.40%) Java
9 744 (21.06%) CSS
10 724 (20.50%) User Experience
11 561 (15.88%) Test Automation
12 555 (15.71%) AngularJS
13 533 (15.09%) Scrum
14 524 (14.84%) Finance
15 506 (14.33%) SQL
16 492 (13.93%) MVC
17 488 (13.82%) Degree
18 472 (13.36%) Software Engineering
19 464 (13.14%) Git (software)
20 433 (12.26%) ASP.NET
21 427 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development
22 424 (12.00%) QA
23 404 (11.44%) SQL Server
23 404 (11.44%) DevOps
24 391 (11.07%) Web Development
25 388 (10.99%) iOS Development
26 381 (10.79%) TDD
27 371 (10.50%) Android Development
28 369 (10.45%) React
29 366 (10.36%) JIRA

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
1 169 (4.78%) Confluence
2 130 (3.68%) CMS
3 82 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 50 (1.42%) Apache
6 49 (1.39%) Marvel
6 49 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 40 (1.13%) WordPress
8 36 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 36 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 33 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 30 (0.85%) nginx
11 27 (0.76%) IIS
12 26 (0.74%) NServiceBus
13 24 (0.68%) Mule
14 20 (0.57%) EPiServer
15 17 (0.48%) Drupal
15 17 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
16 16 (0.45%) Apache Spark
16 16 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 115 (3.26%) Photoshop
2 104 (2.94%) InVision
3 87 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 58 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 38 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
6 32 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
7 21 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
8 20 (0.57%) Flinto
9 16 (0.45%) MS Visio
10 13 (0.37%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.31%) Chatbot
11 11 (0.31%) Pixate
12 10 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (0.23%) InDesign
14 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (0.11%) UXPin
15 3 (0.085%) Microsoft Project
16 2 (0.057%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 1 (0.028%) CINEMA 4D
17 1 (0.028%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 34 (0.96%) Temenos T24
2 22 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.59%) Magento
4 11 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.20%) Shopify
8 3 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.085%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.057%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.028%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.028%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.028%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 364 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 352 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (4.70%) SaaS
4 143 (4.05%) GitHub
5 85 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 82 (2.32%) Google Play
7 56 (1.59%) PaaS
8 54 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 46 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (1.19%) IaaS
11 39 (1.10%) Serverless
12 37 (1.05%) Amazon S3
13 31 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
13 31 (0.88%) Slack
14 26 (0.74%) npm
15 25 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (0.71%) Office 365
16 23 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 22 (0.62%) Apigee
18 18 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 86 (2.43%) Internet
2 78 (2.21%) HTTP
3 27 (0.76%) Wireless
4 25 (0.71%) H.323
5 19 (0.54%) DAB
6 16 (0.45%) Firewall
7 15 (0.42%) Bluetooth
7 15 (0.42%) Skype
8 12 (0.34%) LAN
8 12 (0.34%) SSL
8 12 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.31%) DNS
9 11 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (0.28%) Broadband
10 10 (0.28%) WAN
11 9 (0.25%) SMS
12 8 (0.23%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.23%) Network Security
12 8 (0.23%) Wireless Security
13 6 (0.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 211 (5.97%) MySQL
3 110 (3.11%) NoSQL
4 106 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
5 105 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 99 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 96 (2.72%) Big Data
8 37 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
9 33 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
10 32 (0.91%) DB2
10 32 (0.91%) Power BI
11 31 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (0.65%) MariaDB
13 20 (0.57%) Redis
14 19 (0.54%) Neo4j
15 18 (0.51%) RDBMS
15 18 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.42%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.42%) SQLite
17 13 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 464 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 366 (10.36%) JIRA
3 229 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 228 (6.46%) Selenium
5 129 (3.65%) Visual Studio
6 114 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 106 (3.00%) Axure RP
8 92 (2.60%) Xcode
9 85 (2.41%) Appium
10 79 (2.24%) Android Studio
11 78 (2.21%) Maven
12 74 (2.10%) WebDriver
13 63 (1.78%) JUnit
14 59 (1.67%) Bitbucket
15 58 (1.64%) Gradle
16 53 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
17 52 (1.47%) GitLab
18 50 (1.42%) Mockito
18 50 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 45 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 524 (14.84%) Finance
2 294 (8.32%) Banking
3 234 (6.63%) Retail
4 216 (6.12%) Marketing
5 206 (5.83%) Games
6 57 (1.61%) Law
7 55 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.36%) Front Office
9 36 (1.02%) Automotive
10 35 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 34 (0.96%) Advertising
12 32 (0.91%) Electronics
13 29 (0.82%) Back Office
14 22 (0.62%) Legal
15 20 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 19 (0.54%) Publishing
17 12 (0.34%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.20%) Multimedia
19 6 (0.17%) Investment Banking
19 6 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,623 (45.95%) Developer
2 300 (8.49%) .NET Developer
3 292 (8.27%) C# Developer
4 266 (7.53%) Designer
5 250 (7.08%) Software Developer
6 241 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 231 (6.54%) Analyst
8 216 (6.12%) iOS Developer
9 193 (5.46%) UX Designer
10 191 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 191 (5.41%) Tester
11 175 (4.95%) Android Developer
12 159 (4.50%) UI Designer
13 155 (4.39%) Software Engineer
14 152 (4.30%) Architect
15 147 (4.16%) Mobile Developer
16 146 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
17 136 (3.85%) Applications Developer
18 131 (3.71%) ASP.NET Developer
19 126 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 852 (24.12%) HTML
2 758 (21.46%) .NET
3 744 (21.06%) CSS
4 555 (15.71%) AngularJS
5 433 (12.26%) ASP.NET
6 369 (10.45%) React
7 348 (9.85%) Web Services
8 337 (9.54%) HTML5
9 316 (8.95%) Node.js
10 290 (8.21%) REST
11 259 (7.33%) jQuery
12 249 (7.05%) RESTful
13 201 (5.69%) React Native
14 198 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 193 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 181 (5.12%) JSON
17 148 (4.19%) Spring
18 140 (3.96%) .NET Framework
19 137 (3.88%) CSS3
20 121 (3.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 724 (20.50%) User Experience
2 190 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 188 (5.32%) Fintech
4 130 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
5 83 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
6 66 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 58 (1.64%) iPhone
8 57 (1.61%) Internet of Things
9 48 (1.36%) Smartphone
10 47 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
11 41 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (1.10%) Social Media
13 38 (1.08%) Graphic Design
14 32 (0.91%) Algorithms
15 31 (0.88%) Online Banking
16 27 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
16 27 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
17 24 (0.68%) Cloud Native
17 24 (0.68%) Data Structures
17 24 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 981 (27.77%) Android
2 919 (26.02%) Apple iOS
3 310 (8.78%) Linux
4 151 (4.28%) Windows
5 52 (1.47%) Unix
6 25 (0.71%) Ubuntu
6 25 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
12 7 (0.20%) Kali Linux
12 7 (0.20%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.14%) CentOS
15 4 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,748 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (15.88%) Test Automation
3 533 (15.09%) Scrum
4 492 (13.93%) MVC
5 472 (13.36%) Software Engineering
6 427 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 404 (11.44%) DevOps
8 391 (11.07%) Web Development
9 388 (10.99%) iOS Development
10 381 (10.79%) TDD
11 371 (10.50%) Android Development
12 352 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
13 320 (9.06%) Mobile Development
14 311 (8.81%) Microservices
15 300 (8.49%) OO
16 299 (8.47%) Computer Science
17 280 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
18 267 (7.56%) E-Commerce
19 261 (7.39%) SDLC
20 255 (7.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,141 (32.30%) JavaScript
2 842 (23.84%) C#
3 756 (21.40%) Java
4 506 (14.33%) SQL
5 316 (8.95%) Python
6 260 (7.36%) Apple Swift
7 244 (6.91%) PHP
8 236 (6.68%) Objective-C
9 155 (4.39%) TypeScript
10 141 (3.99%) Ruby
11 131 (3.71%) Kotlin
12 127 (3.60%) ES6
13 92 (2.60%) C++
14 76 (2.15%) Go
15 70 (1.98%) Java 8
16 63 (1.78%) VB.NET
17 54 (1.53%) Scala
18 53 (1.50%) C
19 44 (1.25%) T-SQL
20 41 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 488 (13.82%) Degree
2 167 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (1.87%) CREST Certified
4 64 (1.81%) ISEB
5 62 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 61 (1.73%) Security Cleared
7 57 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 43 (1.22%) OSCP
9 30 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (0.82%) CISSP
11 26 (0.74%) SC Cleared
12 24 (0.68%) PhD
13 19 (0.54%) HND
14 13 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
14 13 (0.37%) OSCE
15 12 (0.34%) OCA
15 12 (0.34%) OCP
15 12 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
16 11 (0.31%) CSSLP
16 11 (0.31%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 424 (12.00%) QA
2 43 (1.22%) GDPR
3 40 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 34 (0.96%) MiFID
5 26 (0.74%) SLA
6 9 (0.25%) WCAG
7 8 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.20%) PMO
9 3 (0.085%) COBIT
10 2 (0.057%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.028%) TickIT
System Software
1 219 (6.20%) Docker
2 34 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
3 33 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.28%) Firmware
6 8 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.028%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.028%) Varnish
10 1 (0.028%) Xen
Systems Management
1 119 (3.37%) Kubernetes
2 81 (2.29%) Terraform
3 48 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (1.16%) Puppet
5 40 (1.13%) Ansible
6 17 (0.48%) HP ALM
6 17 (0.48%) Mesos
7 15 (0.42%) SCCM
8 13 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
9 12 (0.34%) HockeyApp
10 11 (0.31%) Marathon
11 7 (0.20%) Kibana
11 7 (0.20%) Nessus
11 7 (0.20%) Nmap
12 5 (0.14%) Consul
12 5 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.11%) PowerCLI
14 3 (0.085%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.085%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (0.085%) Netcool
Vendors
1 304 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 241 (6.82%) Google
3 227 (6.43%) Xamarin
4 170 (4.81%) Adobe
5 67 (1.90%) Apple
6 60 (1.70%) Oracle
7 49 (1.39%) Splunk
8 48 (1.36%) WorldPay
9 46 (1.30%) AppDynamics
10 44 (1.25%) SAP
11 38 (1.08%) Cadence
12 33 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 33 (0.93%) Sitecore
12 33 (0.93%) VMware
13 30 (0.85%) IBM
14 28 (0.79%) Zend
15 26 (0.74%) Tableau
16 25 (0.71%) SaltStack
17 23 (0.65%) HP
18 17 (0.48%) Facebook