Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 143 105 138
Rank change year-on-year -38 +33 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,256 1,914 3,183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.56% 3.08% 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.28% 8.71% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,816 1,597 2,559
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% +5.88%

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 51,851 21,987 43,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.71% 35.42% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30,498 17,389 34,183
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £30,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,750 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,064 £46,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% +6.66% +2.22%

Mobile App
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mobile App.

Salary trend for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mobile App over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Top 17 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 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
England -32 2,798 £60,000 +9.09% 451
London -12 1,495 £70,000 +3.70% 178
UK excluding London -61 1,390 £52,500 +8.25% 300
Work from Home -21 877 £62,500 +25.00% 118
North of England -65 397 £47,500 - 92
South East -23 366 £57,500 +4.55% 57
Midlands -53 229 £55,000 +29.41% 62
Yorkshire -6 206 £49,500 +4.21% 28
North West -71 184 £45,000 -10.00% 55
South West -62 140 £55,000 +28.65% 37
West Midlands -30 130 £57,500 +43.75% 34
Scotland -55 130 £55,000 +4.76% 17
East Midlands -47 99 £47,500 +5.56% 28
East of England -52 94 £47,500 -17.39% 22
Wales -24 37 £52,500 +16.67% 8
Northern Ireland -12 17 £40,500 -19.00% 5
North East -58 7 £53,750 +34.38% 9

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 1,397 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1,105 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 871 (26.75%) Android
4 840 (25.80%) React
5 819 (25.15%) Apple iOS
6 778 (23.89%) User Experience
7 754 (23.16%) Software Engineering
8 749 (23.00%) AWS
9 688 (21.13%) Java
10 670 (20.58%) Social Skills
11 615 (18.89%) Azure
12 614 (18.86%) Node.js
13 593 (18.21%) DevOps
14 582 (17.87%) C#
15 581 (17.84%) React Native
16 554 (17.01%) CSS
17 542 (16.65%) HTML
18 532 (16.34%) Git (software)
19 522 (16.03%) Test Automation
20 510 (15.66%) Full Stack Development
21 509 (15.63%) Finance
22 486 (14.93%) Mobile Application Development
23 482 (14.80%) TypeScript
24 466 (14.31%) Python
25 465 (14.28%) .NET
26 448 (13.76%) Scrum
27 445 (13.67%) SQL
28 392 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
29 387 (11.89%) Microservices
30 383 (11.76%) Kotlin

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
1 127 (3.90%) CMS
2 88 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 78 (2.40%) Confluence
4 73 (2.24%) Apache
5 60 (1.84%) WordPress
6 57 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 31 (0.95%) nginx
8 27 (0.83%) Umbraco
9 25 (0.77%) Apache Solr
10 15 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.37%) Apache Pulsar
11 12 (0.37%) Mule
11 12 (0.37%) SAS
12 11 (0.34%) LiveCycle
13 10 (0.31%) Tornado
14 9 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 9 (0.28%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.21%) ThingWorx
15 7 (0.21%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.18%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 108 (3.32%) Sketch
2 40 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 39 (1.20%) InVision
4 35 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 25 (0.77%) Zeplin
7 24 (0.74%) Adobe XD
8 20 (0.61%) Chatbot
9 15 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.061%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 26 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.15%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.12%) Magento
4 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.092%) Shopify
6 2 (0.061%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.031%) Actimize
7 1 (0.031%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.031%) Maximo
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.031%) Relativity
7 1 (0.031%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.031%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.031%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.031%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 749 (23.00%) AWS
2 615 (18.89%) Azure
3 308 (9.46%) Serverless
4 291 (8.94%) GCP
5 205 (6.30%) SaaS
6 185 (5.68%) GitHub
7 149 (4.58%) Firebase
8 129 (3.96%) Google Play
9 121 (3.72%) Figma
10 90 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
11 75 (2.30%) PaaS
12 58 (1.78%) Amazon S3
13 56 (1.72%) Power Platform
14 54 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
15 51 (1.57%) Microsoft 365
16 50 (1.54%) IaaS
17 48 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
18 41 (1.26%) Heroku
19 39 (1.20%) Slack
20 38 (1.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.16%) Internet
2 69 (2.12%) HTTP
3 24 (0.74%) Firewall
3 24 (0.74%) Network Security
3 24 (0.74%) NFC
4 22 (0.68%) VoIP
5 15 (0.46%) SSL
6 14 (0.43%) Bluetooth
7 12 (0.37%) DNS
7 12 (0.37%) Intranet
7 12 (0.37%) SAN
7 12 (0.37%) Wireless
8 10 (0.31%) Broadband
8 10 (0.31%) MQTT
8 10 (0.31%) VPN
9 8 (0.25%) DHCP
10 7 (0.21%) LAN
10 7 (0.21%) WAN
10 7 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.18%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (7.86%) MySQL
2 225 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
3 186 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 183 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 154 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 153 (4.70%) Relational Database
7 86 (2.64%) Redis
8 64 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 48 (1.47%) Power BI
10 44 (1.35%) Blockchain
11 41 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
12 25 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (0.71%) Amazon Aurora
14 22 (0.68%) Big Data
15 20 (0.61%) Tableau
16 16 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (0.43%) MariaDB
18 13 (0.40%) RDBMS
19 12 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
20 9 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 532 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 192 (5.90%) JIRA
3 184 (5.65%) Jenkins
4 112 (3.44%) Selenium
5 98 (3.01%) Appium
6 95 (2.92%) Bitbucket
7 88 (2.70%) Cypress.io
8 87 (2.67%) GitLab
9 80 (2.46%) webpack
10 75 (2.30%) TeamCity
11 72 (2.21%) Android Studio
11 72 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 65 (2.00%) Mercurial
13 64 (1.97%) Postman
14 60 (1.84%) Cucumber
15 52 (1.60%) Xcode
16 45 (1.38%) CircleCI
17 39 (1.20%) Gradle
17 39 (1.20%) JUnit
17 39 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 670 (20.58%) Social Skills
2 509 (15.63%) Finance
3 260 (7.99%) Retail
4 208 (6.39%) Banking
5 202 (6.20%) Marketing
6 157 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 150 (4.61%) Games
8 126 (3.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 73 (2.24%) Law
10 58 (1.78%) Legal
10 58 (1.78%) Public Sector
11 49 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 43 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
12 43 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (1.14%) Telecoms
14 35 (1.07%) Advertising
15 33 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
16 27 (0.83%) Presentation Skills
17 25 (0.77%) Electronics
18 24 (0.74%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 1,445 (44.38%) Developer
2 387 (11.89%) Software Engineer
3 340 (10.44%) Mobile Developer
4 317 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 297 (9.12%) Applications Developer
6 248 (7.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 184 (5.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 168 (5.16%) React Developer
9 160 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
10 156 (4.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 148 (4.55%) Android Developer
12 139 (4.27%) Designer
13 130 (3.99%) Analyst
14 125 (3.84%) iOS Developer
15 121 (3.72%) Architect
16 119 (3.65%) Software Developer
17 103 (3.16%) Java Developer
18 99 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
19 85 (2.61%) UX Designer
20 78 (2.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 840 (25.80%) React
2 614 (18.86%) Node.js
3 581 (17.84%) React Native
4 554 (17.01%) CSS
5 542 (16.65%) HTML
6 465 (14.28%) .NET
7 369 (11.33%) REST
8 317 (9.74%) RESTful
9 309 (9.49%) AngularJS
10 296 (9.09%) GraphQL
11 230 (7.06%) Web Services
12 195 (5.99%) .NET Core
13 147 (4.51%) jQuery
13 147 (4.51%) JSON
14 134 (4.12%) ASP.NET
15 128 (3.93%) Redux
16 126 (3.87%) .NET Framework
17 125 (3.84%) HTML5
18 122 (3.75%) Flutter
18 122 (3.75%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 778 (23.89%) User Experience
2 140 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 107 (3.29%) Algorithms
4 93 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 78 (2.40%) Virtual Team
6 76 (2.33%) Cloud Native
7 67 (2.06%) Renewable Energy
8 66 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
9 53 (1.63%) Social Media
10 39 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.04%) Internet of Things
12 29 (0.89%) Blog
12 29 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
13 28 (0.86%) e-Learning
13 28 (0.86%) Management Information System
14 26 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
14 26 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
14 26 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
15 25 (0.77%) Smartphone
16 24 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 871 (26.75%) Android
2 819 (25.15%) Apple iOS
3 155 (4.76%) Linux
4 140 (4.30%) Windows
5 37 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 35 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 24 (0.74%) VMS
8 15 (0.46%) Unix
9 11 (0.34%) Kali Linux
10 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
13 7 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.21%) tvOS
13 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
15 5 (0.15%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.061%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,397 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
2 754 (23.16%) Software Engineering
3 593 (18.21%) DevOps
4 522 (16.03%) Test Automation
5 510 (15.66%) Full Stack Development
6 486 (14.93%) Mobile Application Development
7 448 (13.76%) Scrum
8 392 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
9 387 (11.89%) Microservices
10 373 (11.46%) UX Design
11 358 (11.00%) Mobile Development
12 349 (10.72%) Android Development
13 330 (10.14%) TDD
14 287 (8.81%) iOS Development
15 275 (8.45%) Front End Development
16 273 (8.38%) Mentoring
17 244 (7.49%) SDLC
18 243 (7.46%) Computer Science
18 243 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
19 235 (7.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,105 (33.94%) JavaScript
2 688 (21.13%) Java
3 582 (17.87%) C#
4 482 (14.80%) TypeScript
5 466 (14.31%) Python
6 445 (13.67%) SQL
7 383 (11.76%) Kotlin
8 297 (9.12%) PHP
9 278 (8.54%) Apple Swift
10 163 (5.01%) C
11 129 (3.96%) Go
12 121 (3.72%) C++
13 107 (3.29%) Objective-C
14 74 (2.27%) ES6
15 71 (2.18%) Ruby
16 56 (1.72%) Bash
17 42 (1.29%) T-SQL
18 41 (1.26%) Dart
19 39 (1.20%) PowerShell
20 31 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 314 (9.64%) Degree
2 108 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 31 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 28 (0.86%) Master's Degree
5 28 (0.86%) OSCP
5 28 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.80%) CREST Certified
7 22 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (0.52%) CISSP
9 16 (0.49%) ISEB
10 14 (0.43%) PhD
11 12 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.37%) MCSE
11 12 (0.37%) OSCE
12 11 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.31%) MBA
14 8 (0.25%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (10.01%) QA
2 130 (3.99%) Accessibility
3 46 (1.41%) GDPR
4 38 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.46%) IEC 62304
6 15 (0.46%) ISO 13485
7 13 (0.40%) PMO
8 12 (0.37%) SLA
8 12 (0.37%) SOC 2
9 8 (0.25%) NIST
10 5 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.061%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.061%) NCSC
12 1 (0.031%) COBIT
12 1 (0.031%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.031%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.031%) SNOMED CT
12 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 344 (10.57%) Docker
2 53 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.34%) Firmware
6 5 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.15%) vSphere
7 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.061%) Varnish
9 1 (0.031%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 307 (9.43%) Kubernetes
2 149 (4.58%) Terraform
3 56 (1.72%) Ansible
4 31 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
5 29 (0.89%) Grafana
6 22 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
6 22 (0.68%) SCCM
7 15 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.40%) Kibana
9 10 (0.31%) Puppet
10 8 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (0.25%) Prometheus
11 7 (0.21%) logstash
12 5 (0.15%) Bugsnag
12 5 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.15%) Graphite
12 5 (0.15%) Nessus
12 5 (0.15%) WSUS
13 4 (0.12%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.12%) Nmap
Vendors
1 365 (11.21%) Google
2 306 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 158 (4.85%) Xamarin
4 136 (4.18%) Apple
5 98 (3.01%) Adobe
6 66 (2.03%) Oracle
7 46 (1.41%) SAP
8 44 (1.35%) Facebook
9 34 (1.04%) IBM
10 30 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (0.86%) VMware
12 24 (0.74%) Dell
13 20 (0.61%) Rackspace
14 16 (0.49%) Citrix
15 15 (0.46%) New Relic
16 14 (0.43%) Okta
17 13 (0.40%) Atlassian
17 13 (0.40%) Instagram
18 12 (0.37%) NEC
18 12 (0.37%) Northgate