Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 123 147
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 4302 5195 4905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.65% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.71% 6.36% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3672 4493 4077
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +0.10%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 75388 81745 89334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.90% 41.63% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57183 66873 71234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -17 4085 £47,500 -5.00% 323
UK excluding London +6 2508 £40,000 - 211
London -57 1720 £57,500 - 125
North of England +8 673 £40,000 +6.67% 75
South East +18 597 £45,000 - 44
Midlands +6 504 £36,000 -10.00% 29
North West +9 430 £40,000 +6.67% 46
East of England -13 344 £45,000 +1.10% 23
West Midlands -6 308 £35,000 -6.67% 14
South West +61 246 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Yorkshire +12 220 £42,500 +13.33% 28
East Midlands +35 198 £39,000 -2.50% 15
Scotland +9 118 £45,000 - 12
North East -5 23 £36,750 +19.46% 1
Wales +6 22 £32,500 -7.81% 3
Northern Ireland -9 9 £37,500 +11.94%

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2032 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1711 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 1546 (35.94%) HTML
4 1522 (35.38%) Android
5 1384 (32.17%) CSS
6 1292 (30.03%) Apple iOS
7 1076 (25.01%) Java
8 979 (22.76%) C#
9 956 (22.22%) .NET
10 818 (19.01%) User Experience
11 813 (18.90%) AngularJS
12 797 (18.53%) Mobile Application Development
13 784 (18.22%) TDD
14 770 (17.90%) MVC
15 763 (17.74%) HTML5
16 743 (17.27%) Android Development
17 725 (16.85%) SQL
18 700 (16.27%) Scrum
19 686 (15.95%) Git (software)
20 681 (15.83%) iOS Development
21 617 (14.34%) ASP.NET
22 594 (13.81%) SQL Server
23 585 (13.60%) Finance
24 574 (13.34%) PHP
25 555 (12.90%) Test Automation
26 541 (12.58%) Web Services
27 531 (12.34%) Degree
28 529 (12.30%) Web Development
29 517 (12.02%) jQuery
30 510 (11.85%) Software Engineering

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
1 252 (5.86%) CMS
2 115 (2.67%) WordPress
3 96 (2.23%) Drupal
4 83 (1.93%) Tomcat
5 76 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 75 (1.74%) Apache
7 74 (1.72%) IIS
8 68 (1.58%) nginx
9 56 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
10 51 (1.19%) JBoss
11 49 (1.14%) Confluence
12 40 (0.93%) Umbraco
13 26 (0.60%) Apache Solr
14 23 (0.53%) Apache Spark
15 22 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
15 22 (0.51%) WildFly
16 21 (0.49%) WebSphere
17 19 (0.44%) Apache Geronimo
17 19 (0.44%) WebLogic
18 18 (0.42%) uWSGI
Applications
1 106 (2.46%) Photoshop
2 79 (1.84%) InVision
3 58 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 54 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 46 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (0.44%) Moqups
7 17 (0.40%) InDesign
8 14 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (0.21%) UXPin
11 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 5 (0.12%) Flinto
12 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (0.093%) GIMP
13 4 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 2 (0.046%) Pixate
15 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.023%) HipChat
15 1 (0.023%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 52 (1.21%) Magento
2 21 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.14%) Maximo
6 6 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
7 5 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.093%) Shopify
9 3 (0.070%) Primavera
10 2 (0.046%) BASE24
10 2 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.046%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.046%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.046%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 311 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (4.53%) Google Play
4 156 (3.63%) SaaS
5 155 (3.60%) GitHub
6 33 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 32 (0.74%) PaaS
8 31 (0.72%) Office 365
9 29 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 29 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 26 (0.60%) IaaS
11 23 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (0.53%) TestFlight
12 21 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 20 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 18 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
15 17 (0.40%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
17 12 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 131 (3.05%) HTTP
2 94 (2.19%) Internet
3 44 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 37 (0.86%) Intranet
5 22 (0.51%) Network Security
6 20 (0.46%) DNS
6 20 (0.46%) Firewall
7 18 (0.42%) VoIP
8 17 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (0.35%) Wireless
10 14 (0.33%) Skype
11 13 (0.30%) Bluetooth
12 12 (0.28%) Extranet
13 10 (0.23%) SSH
14 9 (0.21%) SSL
15 8 (0.19%) ATM
15 8 (0.19%) DHCP
15 8 (0.19%) VPN
16 7 (0.16%) 4G
16 7 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 429 (9.97%) MySQL
3 151 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 150 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 119 (2.77%) Big Data
6 116 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 78 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 75 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 75 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
8 75 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
9 58 (1.35%) SQLite
10 48 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 44 (1.02%) Redis
12 42 (0.98%) Data Mining
13 40 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (0.79%) Hadoop
15 32 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 686 (15.95%) Git (software)
2 263 (6.11%) Selenium
3 254 (5.90%) JIRA
4 206 (4.79%) Xcode
5 201 (4.67%) Visual Studio
6 194 (4.51%) Jenkins
7 167 (3.88%) Subversion
8 149 (3.46%) Android Studio
9 120 (2.79%) gulp
10 115 (2.67%) Cucumber
11 112 (2.60%) Appium
11 112 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 87 (2.02%) Gradle
13 83 (1.93%) webpack
14 81 (1.88%) Grunt
15 79 (1.84%) JUnit
15 79 (1.84%) Maven
16 75 (1.74%) WebDriver
17 57 (1.32%) Eclipse
17 57 (1.32%) NUnit
General
1 585 (13.60%) Finance
2 394 (9.16%) Marketing
3 302 (7.02%) Retail
4 242 (5.63%) Games
5 172 (4.00%) Banking
6 161 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 152 (3.53%) Electronics
8 138 (3.21%) Manufacturing
9 72 (1.67%) Advertising
10 56 (1.30%) Legal
11 50 (1.16%) Law
12 43 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 43 (1.00%) Publishing
13 38 (0.88%) Back Office
14 29 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
15 26 (0.60%) Automotive
16 14 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 9 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2481 (57.67%) Developer
2 486 (11.30%) .NET Developer
3 407 (9.46%) Android Developer
4 391 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 353 (8.21%) iOS Developer
6 348 (8.09%) C# Developer
7 275 (6.39%) Java Developer
8 271 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 259 (6.02%) Applications Developer
10 248 (5.76%) Mobile Developer
11 240 (5.58%) Analyst
12 239 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 238 (5.53%) Software Developer
14 230 (5.35%) Designer
15 221 (5.14%) PHP Developer
16 204 (4.74%) JavaScript Developer
17 198 (4.60%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 198 (4.60%) Web Developer
18 183 (4.25%) Software Engineer
19 180 (4.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1546 (35.94%) HTML
2 1384 (32.17%) CSS
3 956 (22.22%) .NET
4 813 (18.90%) AngularJS
5 763 (17.74%) HTML5
6 617 (14.34%) ASP.NET
7 541 (12.58%) Web Services
8 517 (12.02%) jQuery
9 468 (10.88%) REST
10 455 (10.58%) Node.js
11 390 (9.07%) JSON
12 367 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 353 (8.21%) CSS3
14 341 (7.93%) React
15 325 (7.55%) XML
16 306 (7.11%) RESTful
17 251 (5.83%) SOAP
18 228 (5.30%) Sass
19 223 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 205 (4.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 818 (19.01%) User Experience
2 367 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 274 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 178 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
5 168 (3.91%) iPhone
6 138 (3.21%) Social Media
7 129 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
8 105 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 95 (2.21%) Fintech
9 95 (2.21%) iPad
10 61 (1.42%) Data Structures
11 53 (1.23%) Virtual Team
12 42 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 38 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 38 (0.88%) mHealth
14 36 (0.84%) Driving Licence
15 31 (0.72%) Management Information System
15 31 (0.72%) Smartphone
16 27 (0.63%) Graphic Design
17 25 (0.58%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 1522 (35.38%) Android
2 1292 (30.03%) Apple iOS
3 368 (8.55%) Windows
4 321 (7.46%) Linux
5 58 (1.35%) Windows Phone
6 52 (1.21%) Unix
7 47 (1.09%) Windows Server
8 46 (1.07%) Ubuntu
9 32 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
10 27 (0.63%) Debian
11 16 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.14%) CentOS
14 5 (0.12%) Kali Linux
14 5 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.046%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.046%) Windows Phone 7
15 2 (0.046%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2032 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 797 (18.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 784 (18.22%) TDD
4 770 (17.90%) MVC
5 743 (17.27%) Android Development
6 700 (16.27%) Scrum
7 681 (15.83%) iOS Development
8 555 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 529 (12.30%) Web Development
10 510 (11.85%) Software Engineering
11 500 (11.62%) Mobile Development
12 473 (10.99%) OO
13 456 (10.60%) E-Commerce
14 400 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
15 344 (8.00%) Front End Development
16 335 (7.79%) BDD
17 317 (7.37%) Unit Testing
18 293 (6.81%) SDLC
19 251 (5.83%) Analytics
20 245 (5.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1711 (39.77%) JavaScript
2 1076 (25.01%) Java
3 979 (22.76%) C#
4 725 (16.85%) SQL
5 574 (13.34%) PHP
6 456 (10.60%) Objective-C
7 381 (8.86%) Apple Swift
8 351 (8.16%) Python
9 219 (5.09%) C++
10 173 (4.02%) C
11 144 (3.35%) Ruby
12 124 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 75 (1.74%) ES6
14 56 (1.30%) Scala
14 56 (1.30%) VB.NET
15 53 (1.23%) Bash Shell
16 52 (1.21%) TypeScript
17 49 (1.14%) PHP 7
18 45 (1.05%) Shell Script
19 31 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 531 (12.34%) Degree
2 261 (6.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 53 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 52 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (0.88%) ISEB
7 32 (0.74%) MCP
7 32 (0.74%) PhD
8 30 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 28 (0.65%) CEH
9 28 (0.65%) CREST Certified
10 25 (0.58%) CISSP
11 23 (0.53%) OSCP
12 22 (0.51%) APMP
13 18 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 18 (0.42%) Master's Degree
14 17 (0.40%) CHECK Team Member
14 17 (0.40%) Cyber Scheme
15 15 (0.35%) Tigerscheme
16 11 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 454 (10.55%) QA
2 35 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
4 18 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 18 (0.42%) WCAG
5 16 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 14 (0.33%) GDPR
8 13 (0.30%) PMO
9 12 (0.28%) SAS 70
10 4 (0.093%) SLA
11 3 (0.070%) SEPA
12 2 (0.046%) GCP
13 1 (0.023%) COBIT
13 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.023%) HL7
13 1 (0.023%) IASME
13 1 (0.023%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.023%) WAI
System Software
1 158 (3.67%) Docker
2 26 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.19%) Firmware
4 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.093%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.070%) Xen
7 2 (0.046%) LXC
7 2 (0.046%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.023%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (0.91%) Ansible
3 29 (0.67%) Puppet
4 23 (0.53%) Nessus
5 22 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (0.49%) Kubernetes
7 19 (0.44%) Kibana
8 16 (0.37%) HockeyApp
9 9 (0.21%) Nmap
10 8 (0.19%) Terraform
11 5 (0.12%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.12%) Marathon
11 5 (0.12%) Mesos
11 5 (0.12%) WebInspect
12 4 (0.093%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.070%) Consul
13 3 (0.070%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.070%) Graphite
13 3 (0.070%) logstash
13 3 (0.070%) Nagios
Vendors
1 408 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 364 (8.46%) Google
3 334 (7.76%) Xamarin
4 162 (3.77%) Adobe
5 135 (3.14%) SAP
6 103 (2.39%) Oracle
7 96 (2.23%) Apple
8 60 (1.39%) Zend
9 47 (1.09%) Sitecore
10 39 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 34 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (0.65%) HP
13 27 (0.63%) hybris
14 26 (0.60%) Facebook
15 24 (0.56%) Telerik
16 23 (0.53%) Twitter
17 21 (0.49%) Appcelerator
18 19 (0.44%) Cognizant
18 19 (0.44%) New Relic
19 17 (0.40%) Tableau