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

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 147 147
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,289 3,824 4,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.40% 2.34% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.18% 5.91% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,672 3,068 3,655
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £80,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £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 53,251 64,672 70,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 39.54% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40,189 49,530 52,223
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,264 £82,500
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 October 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 October 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 -4 3,030 £50,000 - 585
UK excluding London +6 1,896 £44,000 - 432
London +3 1,309 £65,000 +8.33% 196
South East -5 595 £45,000 - 82
North of England -20 447 £42,500 +6.25% 126
Midlands +30 292 £38,500 -3.75% 67
North West +24 278 £42,500 +6.25% 62
South West +51 212 £42,500 - 66
East of England +14 177 £55,000 +4.76% 48
West Midlands +32 151 £40,000 - 41
East Midlands +31 141 £37,500 -6.25% 26
Scotland +34 138 £45,000 -5.76% 34
Yorkshire -77 133 £41,000 -3.53% 40
Wales +12 46 £37,500 - 10
North East +41 36 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Northern Ireland -15 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1,538 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1,202 (36.55%) JavaScript
3 963 (29.28%) Android
4 903 (27.46%) Apple iOS
5 792 (24.08%) C#
6 761 (23.14%) HTML
7 742 (22.56%) CSS
8 669 (20.34%) Java
9 644 (19.58%) .NET
10 601 (18.27%) User Experience
11 590 (17.94%) Test Automation
12 539 (16.39%) SQL
13 525 (15.96%) Git (software)
14 506 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
15 459 (13.96%) DevOps
16 458 (13.93%) Scrum
17 441 (13.41%) QA
18 439 (13.35%) React
19 408 (12.40%) Android Development
20 401 (12.19%) iOS Development
20 401 (12.19%) E-Commerce
21 392 (11.92%) Software Engineering
22 388 (11.80%) Finance
23 387 (11.77%) REST
24 385 (11.71%) TDD
25 379 (11.52%) Mobile Development
26 374 (11.37%) AWS
27 371 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
28 370 (11.25%) MVC
29 366 (11.13%) PHP

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 (5.14%) CMS
2 117 (3.56%) Confluence
3 66 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (1.03%) Apache
4 34 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 32 (0.97%) WordPress
6 31 (0.94%) IIS
7 30 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 27 (0.82%) NServiceBus
8 27 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 25 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (0.64%) Apache Spark
11 20 (0.61%) Drupal
11 20 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 17 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.46%) nginx
14 13 (0.40%) JBoss
15 12 (0.36%) Headless CMS
16 8 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 81 (2.46%) Sketch
2 65 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 46 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
5 43 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 39 (1.19%) InVision
7 20 (0.61%) Figma
8 18 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
9 15 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 14 (0.43%) Chatbot
11 13 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (0.30%) Zeplin
14 8 (0.24%) MS Visio
15 7 (0.21%) Marvel
16 6 (0.18%) Fireworks
17 4 (0.12%) Adobe XD
17 4 (0.12%) Flinto
17 4 (0.12%) InDesign
17 4 (0.12%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 13 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (0.40%) Magento
2 11 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 8 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.12%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.091%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.061%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.061%) Shopify
7 2 (0.061%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.030%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.030%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.030%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.030%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.030%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 374 (11.37%) AWS
2 365 (11.10%) Azure
3 201 (6.11%) SaaS
4 133 (4.04%) GitHub
5 103 (3.13%) GCP
6 84 (2.55%) Serverless
7 76 (2.31%) PaaS
8 58 (1.76%) npm
9 55 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
10 49 (1.49%) Office 365
11 42 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
12 39 (1.19%) Google Analytics
13 37 (1.12%) Firebase
14 36 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
15 34 (1.03%) Google Play
16 33 (1.00%) IaaS
17 30 (0.91%) Amazon ECS
18 28 (0.85%) AWS Fargate
19 25 (0.76%) Slack
20 20 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.07%) Internet
2 27 (0.82%) HTTP
3 18 (0.55%) DAB
4 14 (0.43%) Intranet
5 12 (0.36%) Skype
6 11 (0.33%) Bluetooth
6 11 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 9 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.27%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.24%) Firewall
8 8 (0.24%) SSL
8 8 (0.24%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.24%) Wireless
9 7 (0.21%) LAN
9 7 (0.21%) Network Security
9 7 (0.21%) WAN
10 6 (0.18%) MQTT
11 5 (0.15%) RFID
11 5 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 308 (9.36%) MySQL
3 144 (4.38%) MongoDB
4 135 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 101 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 99 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (2.83%) Big Data
8 41 (1.25%) Redis
9 25 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (0.70%) Blockchain
10 23 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (0.64%) Neo4j
12 20 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (0.61%) RDBMS
13 18 (0.55%) Cosmos DB
13 18 (0.55%) Hadoop
13 18 (0.55%) MariaDB
14 16 (0.49%) Power BI
15 14 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 525 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 324 (9.85%) JIRA
3 255 (7.75%) Selenium
4 210 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 139 (4.23%) Bitbucket
6 138 (4.20%) Cucumber
7 107 (3.25%) Appium
8 105 (3.19%) WebDriver
9 96 (2.92%) Maven
10 95 (2.89%) Visual Studio
11 90 (2.74%) Xcode
12 69 (2.10%) Android Studio
13 64 (1.95%) Gradle
14 59 (1.79%) JMeter
15 58 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
16 55 (1.67%) Axure RP
16 55 (1.67%) SpecFlow
16 55 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 53 (1.61%) Grunt
18 50 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 388 (11.80%) Finance
2 241 (7.33%) Retail
3 203 (6.17%) Marketing
4 182 (5.53%) Banking
5 131 (3.98%) Games
6 74 (2.25%) Law
7 45 (1.37%) Public Sector
8 40 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.16%) Legal
10 32 (0.97%) Advertising
11 27 (0.82%) Automotive
11 27 (0.82%) Publishing
12 26 (0.79%) Back Office
13 24 (0.73%) Telecoms
14 21 (0.64%) Electronics
15 15 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.30%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.24%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.21%) Billing
19 6 (0.18%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,573 (47.83%) Developer
2 322 (9.79%) Senior Developer
3 215 (6.54%) .NET Developer
4 202 (6.14%) Analyst
4 202 (6.14%) PHP Developer
4 202 (6.14%) Software Engineer
5 201 (6.11%) Software Developer
6 182 (5.53%) iOS Developer
7 178 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 174 (5.29%) Designer
9 171 (5.20%) Android Developer
10 168 (5.11%) Mobile Developer
11 139 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 137 (4.17%) Applications Developer
12 137 (4.17%) UX Designer
13 135 (4.10%) Test Engineer
14 128 (3.89%) Tester
15 125 (3.80%) Junior
15 125 (3.80%) QA Engineer
16 121 (3.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 761 (23.14%) HTML
2 742 (22.56%) CSS
3 644 (19.58%) .NET
4 439 (13.35%) React
5 387 (11.77%) REST
6 356 (10.82%) AngularJS
7 334 (10.16%) HTML5
8 316 (9.61%) Node.js
9 310 (9.43%) Web Services
10 262 (7.97%) ASP.NET
11 246 (7.48%) React Native
12 239 (7.27%) jQuery
13 214 (6.51%) RESTful
14 165 (5.02%) Laravel
15 163 (4.96%) SOAP
16 156 (4.74%) CSS3
17 150 (4.56%) Sass
18 143 (4.35%) JSON
19 135 (4.10%) Spring
20 120 (3.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 601 (18.27%) User Experience
2 178 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
4 121 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
5 75 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 69 (2.10%) Social Media
7 56 (1.70%) Algorithms
7 56 (1.70%) Smartphone
8 46 (1.40%) Cloud Native
9 45 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.16%) Data Centre
11 31 (0.94%) Blog
12 22 (0.67%) Blackberry
13 21 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
14 20 (0.61%) Online Banking
14 20 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
14 20 (0.61%) Virtual Team
15 18 (0.55%) Social Network
16 16 (0.49%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 963 (29.28%) Android
2 903 (27.46%) Apple iOS
3 210 (6.38%) Linux
4 117 (3.56%) Windows
5 65 (1.98%) Unix
6 22 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.36%) Debian
9 10 (0.30%) CentOS
9 10 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.15%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.061%) Solaris
15 2 (0.061%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,538 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (17.94%) Test Automation
3 506 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 459 (13.96%) DevOps
5 458 (13.93%) Scrum
6 408 (12.40%) Android Development
7 401 (12.19%) E-Commerce
7 401 (12.19%) iOS Development
8 392 (11.92%) Software Engineering
9 385 (11.71%) TDD
10 379 (11.52%) Mobile Development
11 371 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
12 370 (11.25%) MVC
13 339 (10.31%) OO
14 301 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
15 280 (8.51%) Web Development
16 278 (8.45%) BDD
17 272 (8.27%) OOP
18 268 (8.15%) Microservices
19 260 (7.91%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,202 (36.55%) JavaScript
2 792 (24.08%) C#
3 669 (20.34%) Java
4 539 (16.39%) SQL
5 366 (11.13%) PHP
6 276 (8.39%) Apple Swift
7 272 (8.27%) Python
8 242 (7.36%) Kotlin
9 222 (6.75%) Objective-C
10 107 (3.25%) TypeScript
11 99 (3.01%) Ruby
12 76 (2.31%) C
13 68 (2.07%) C++
14 67 (2.04%) ES6
15 66 (2.01%) PHP 7
16 56 (1.70%) VB.NET
17 55 (1.67%) PowerShell
18 51 (1.55%) Bash Shell
18 51 (1.55%) Java 8
19 49 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 326 (9.91%) Degree
2 97 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 42 (1.28%) CREST Certified
5 33 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 27 (0.82%) OSCP
7 22 (0.67%) ISEB
8 20 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.55%) Security Cleared
10 12 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.33%) AWS Certification
11 11 (0.33%) HND
12 10 (0.30%) CHECK Team Member
12 10 (0.30%) OSCE
13 9 (0.27%) GPEN
14 8 (0.24%) Cyber Scheme
14 8 (0.24%) OCA
14 8 (0.24%) OCP
14 8 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 441 (13.41%) QA
2 33 (1.00%) GDPR
3 16 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.40%) NIST
4 13 (0.40%) PMO
5 12 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 12 (0.36%) SAS 70
6 11 (0.33%) SLA
7 10 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.21%) ISO 13485
8 7 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.21%) TickIT
9 5 (0.15%) WAI
10 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.091%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.091%) WCAG
12 2 (0.061%) HL7
12 2 (0.061%) PSD2
12 2 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 174 (5.29%) Docker
2 18 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.091%) Firmware
8 2 (0.061%) LXC
9 1 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.030%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 116 (3.53%) Kubernetes
2 66 (2.01%) Ansible
3 59 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (1.52%) Puppet
5 41 (1.25%) Terraform
6 28 (0.85%) HP ALM
6 28 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 27 (0.82%) Prometheus
8 24 (0.73%) Grafana
9 17 (0.52%) Kibana
10 16 (0.49%) Mesos
11 14 (0.43%) AirWatch
11 14 (0.43%) logstash
12 10 (0.30%) Matomo
13 9 (0.27%) Packer
14 8 (0.24%) SCCM
15 6 (0.18%) Marathon
16 5 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
17 3 (0.091%) Nagios
17 3 (0.091%) Nessus
Vendors
1 278 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 178 (5.41%) Google
3 126 (3.83%) Xamarin
4 104 (3.16%) Apple
5 76 (2.31%) Oracle
6 66 (2.01%) Adobe
6 66 (2.01%) Zend
7 61 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 47 (1.43%) SAP
9 37 (1.12%) WorldPay
10 31 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 30 (0.91%) HP
12 26 (0.79%) Atlassian
13 23 (0.70%) Dynatrace
14 19 (0.58%) Splunk
15 18 (0.55%) AppDynamics
15 18 (0.55%) MobileIron
16 16 (0.49%) Computacenter
17 13 (0.40%) Veracode
18 12 (0.36%) VMware