Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 144 131
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,846 4,336 4,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.34% 2.47% 2.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.30% 5.55% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,090 3,703 4,221
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 72,618 78,176 80,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.09% 44.58% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56,215 58,794 66,448
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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 0 3,618 £50,000 +5.26% 754
UK excluding London -9 2,116 £44,000 +10.00% 529
London +16 1,642 £60,000 +4.35% 285
South East +40 692 £45,000 +1.12% 126
North of England +1 582 £40,000 - 165
North West -28 306 £40,000 - 91
Midlands -64 265 £40,000 +14.29% 86
Yorkshire +47 263 £42,500 - 67
East of England -29 259 £52,500 +16.67% 47
South West -42 163 £42,500 -5.56% 46
West Midlands -83 137 £40,000 +15.94% 50
East Midlands -41 128 £40,000 +2.56% 36
Scotland -20 100 £47,750 +6.11% 36
Wales +16 40 £37,500 +7.14% 20
North East -16 13 £45,000 +33.33% 7
Northern Ireland 0 12 £30,000 -14.29% 4
Isle of Man - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 1,965 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1,353 (35.18%) JavaScript
3 1,147 (29.82%) HTML
4 1,063 (27.64%) CSS
5 985 (25.61%) C#
6 946 (24.60%) .NET
7 877 (22.80%) Android
8 866 (22.52%) Java
9 810 (21.06%) Apple iOS
10 723 (18.80%) User Experience
11 691 (17.97%) Finance
12 680 (17.68%) MVC
13 676 (17.58%) SQL
14 635 (16.51%) Scrum
15 634 (16.48%) Test Automation
16 586 (15.24%) AngularJS
17 572 (14.87%) Mobile Application Development
18 562 (14.61%) TDD
19 549 (14.27%) Git (software)
20 525 (13.65%) ASP.NET
21 508 (13.21%) Web Development
22 498 (12.95%) SQL Server
23 479 (12.45%) JIRA
24 445 (11.57%) HTML5
25 440 (11.44%) Degree
26 436 (11.34%) Web Services
27 414 (10.76%) Software Engineering
28 400 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
29 394 (10.24%) Android Development
29 394 (10.24%) 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
1 204 (5.30%) Confluence
2 199 (5.17%) CMS
3 96 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 84 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 66 (1.72%) WordPress
6 49 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 43 (1.12%) Apache
8 40 (1.04%) nginx
9 38 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 30 (0.78%) Apache Spark
11 26 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 25 (0.65%) Drupal
12 25 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 21 (0.55%) Anypoint
14 19 (0.49%) IIS
14 19 (0.49%) Mule
14 19 (0.49%) NServiceBus
15 16 (0.42%) Marvel
15 16 (0.42%) MS Exchange
16 15 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 111 (2.89%) Photoshop
2 59 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 47 (1.22%) InVision
4 29 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
7 16 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
8 14 (0.36%) InDesign
8 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (0.16%) GIMP
10 6 (0.16%) UXPin
11 5 (0.13%) Pixate
12 4 (0.10%) 3ds Max
12 4 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.10%) Flinto
13 3 (0.078%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 35 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 23 (0.60%) Magento
3 12 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.10%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
6 4 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.078%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.026%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.026%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.026%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.026%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.026%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.026%) Shopify
8 1 (0.026%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 400 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 385 (10.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 172 (4.47%) GitHub
4 161 (4.19%) SaaS
5 98 (2.55%) Google Play
6 75 (1.95%) PaaS
7 65 (1.69%) Office 365
8 56 (1.46%) IaaS
9 51 (1.33%) npm
10 48 (1.25%) Serverless
11 36 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
12 34 (0.88%) Slack
13 27 (0.70%) Google Analytics
14 25 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
16 17 (0.44%) Amazon S3
17 16 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
18 14 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (0.36%) Firebase
18 14 (0.36%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.55%) HTTP
1 98 (2.55%) Internet
2 27 (0.70%) DNS
3 23 (0.60%) SMS
4 19 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
5 18 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.44%) Firewall
6 17 (0.44%) Intranet
7 15 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (0.39%) Wireless
8 14 (0.36%) Broadband
8 14 (0.36%) Network Security
9 13 (0.34%) VPN
10 10 (0.26%) ATM
10 10 (0.26%) DHCP
10 10 (0.26%) SSL
11 9 (0.23%) LTE
12 8 (0.21%) DAB
13 6 (0.16%) PuTTY
13 6 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 293 (7.62%) MySQL
3 150 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 149 (3.87%) Big Data
5 137 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 97 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 82 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (1.17%) Blockchain
10 40 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 38 (0.99%) Hadoop
12 32 (0.83%) Power BI
12 32 (0.83%) Redis
13 27 (0.70%) SAP HANA
14 25 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 25 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (0.55%) SQLite
17 19 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 549 (14.27%) Git (software)
2 479 (12.45%) JIRA
3 294 (7.64%) Selenium
4 275 (7.15%) Jenkins
5 136 (3.54%) Cucumber
6 123 (3.20%) Maven
7 116 (3.02%) Appium
8 112 (2.91%) WebDriver
9 99 (2.57%) Visual Studio
10 98 (2.55%) Gradle
11 93 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 92 (2.39%) Subversion
13 85 (2.21%) Xcode
14 82 (2.13%) Android Studio
15 80 (2.08%) JUnit
16 79 (2.05%) webpack
17 71 (1.85%) TeamCity
18 70 (1.82%) Bitbucket
19 68 (1.77%) JMeter
20 62 (1.61%) Axure RP
General
1 691 (17.97%) Finance
2 333 (8.66%) Banking
3 280 (7.28%) Marketing
4 247 (6.42%) Retail
5 206 (5.36%) Games
6 87 (2.26%) Law
7 71 (1.85%) Automotive
7 71 (1.85%) Legal
8 66 (1.72%) Back Office
9 61 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 59 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 57 (1.48%) Advertising
12 36 (0.94%) Electronics
13 34 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 34 (0.88%) Publishing
14 29 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.60%) Retail Banking
16 21 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.26%) Billing
18 8 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,943 (50.52%) Developer
2 357 (9.28%) .NET Developer
3 315 (8.19%) C# Developer
4 291 (7.57%) Senior Developer
5 254 (6.60%) Software Developer
6 214 (5.56%) Analyst
7 208 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 202 (5.25%) Mobile Developer
9 193 (5.02%) Software Engineer
10 191 (4.97%) Android Developer
11 186 (4.84%) iOS Developer
12 184 (4.78%) Java Developer
13 182 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
13 182 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 181 (4.71%) Architect
15 175 (4.55%) Designer
16 169 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
17 167 (4.34%) Tester
18 165 (4.29%) PHP Developer
19 158 (4.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,147 (29.82%) HTML
2 1,063 (27.64%) CSS
3 946 (24.60%) .NET
4 586 (15.24%) AngularJS
5 525 (13.65%) ASP.NET
6 445 (11.57%) HTML5
7 436 (11.34%) Web Services
8 378 (9.83%) jQuery
9 361 (9.39%) REST
10 342 (8.89%) Node.js
11 324 (8.42%) RESTful
12 320 (8.32%) React
13 314 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 261 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 256 (6.66%) JSON
16 254 (6.60%) .NET Framework
17 244 (6.34%) CSS3
18 198 (5.15%) Sass
19 174 (4.52%) React Native
20 169 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 723 (18.80%) User Experience
2 297 (7.72%) Computer Science
3 283 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 196 (5.10%) Fintech
5 162 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
6 153 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
7 96 (2.50%) iPhone
8 87 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 84 (2.18%) Social Media
10 80 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
11 68 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
12 44 (1.14%) Algorithms
13 43 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
14 40 (1.04%) Smartphone
15 39 (1.01%) Internet of Things
16 37 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 34 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
18 32 (0.83%) Online Banking
19 30 (0.78%) Graphic Design
20 29 (0.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 877 (22.80%) Android
2 810 (21.06%) Apple iOS
3 303 (7.88%) Linux
4 281 (7.31%) Windows
5 66 (1.72%) Unix
6 25 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 21 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 19 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.26%) CentOS
11 10 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.10%) Debian
15 4 (0.10%) Nucleus RTOS
16 3 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.052%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,965 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 680 (17.68%) MVC
3 635 (16.51%) Scrum
4 634 (16.48%) Test Automation
5 572 (14.87%) Mobile Application Development
6 562 (14.61%) TDD
7 508 (13.21%) Web Development
8 414 (10.76%) Software Engineering
9 394 (10.24%) Android Development
9 394 (10.24%) iOS Development
10 387 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
11 383 (9.96%) DevOps
12 376 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
13 368 (9.57%) OO
14 342 (8.89%) SDLC
15 334 (8.68%) BDD
16 328 (8.53%) Microservices
17 325 (8.45%) Mobile Development
18 279 (7.25%) Front End Development
19 276 (7.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,353 (35.18%) JavaScript
2 985 (25.61%) C#
3 866 (22.52%) Java
4 676 (17.58%) SQL
5 374 (9.72%) PHP
6 265 (6.89%) Python
7 244 (6.34%) Apple Swift
8 190 (4.94%) Objective-C
9 182 (4.73%) TypeScript
10 156 (4.06%) Ruby
11 119 (3.09%) Kotlin
11 119 (3.09%) T-SQL
12 112 (2.91%) ES6
13 95 (2.47%) C++
14 86 (2.24%) VB.NET
15 75 (1.95%) Java 8
16 51 (1.33%) C
17 38 (0.99%) Go
18 30 (0.78%) Bash Shell
19 26 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 440 (11.44%) Degree
2 212 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 49 (1.27%) ISEB
5 28 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (0.73%) PhD
6 25 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 25 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (0.62%) CISSP
8 18 (0.47%) CREST Certified
8 18 (0.47%) OSCP
9 15 (0.39%) CISA
10 14 (0.36%) Security Cleared
11 11 (0.29%) CISM
11 11 (0.29%) OSCE
11 11 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.29%) Tigerscheme
12 10 (0.26%) GPEN
13 9 (0.23%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 391 (10.17%) QA
2 16 (0.42%) WCAG
3 13 (0.34%) COBIT
3 13 (0.34%) GDPR
4 11 (0.29%) SLA
5 10 (0.26%) PMO
6 9 (0.23%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.078%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.052%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.026%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 178 (4.63%) Docker
2 54 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 17 (0.44%) Varnish
5 13 (0.34%) Firmware
6 12 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.052%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.026%) HDFS
10 1 (0.026%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 63 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 60 (1.56%) Ansible
3 47 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (1.22%) Terraform
4 37 (0.96%) Puppet
5 25 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 14 (0.36%) HP ALM
7 13 (0.34%) SCCM
8 12 (0.31%) HockeyApp
9 10 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.10%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.078%) cPanel
11 3 (0.078%) Nessus
12 2 (0.052%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.052%) Kibana
12 2 (0.052%) Mesos
12 2 (0.052%) Nmap
12 2 (0.052%) WebInspect
13 1 (0.026%) logstash
13 1 (0.026%) Salt
Vendors
1 366 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 269 (6.99%) Google
3 234 (6.08%) Xamarin
4 126 (3.28%) Apple
5 101 (2.63%) Adobe
6 81 (2.11%) Oracle
7 70 (1.82%) SAP
8 59 (1.53%) Zend
9 52 (1.35%) AppDynamics
10 50 (1.30%) Splunk
11 45 (1.17%) New Relic
12 39 (1.01%) Sitecore
13 36 (0.94%) Atlassian
14 32 (0.83%) IBM
15 30 (0.78%) MuleSoft
15 30 (0.78%) WorldPay
16 24 (0.62%) Remedy
17 19 (0.49%) HP
17 19 (0.49%) Twitter
18 18 (0.47%) Tableau