Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 140 138
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,807 4,458 4,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.40% 2.49% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.74% 6.07% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,910 3,746 4,007
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 66,379 73,481 73,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 41.12% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50,873 55,678 60,030
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,714 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.35% +0.50% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 3,565 £50,140 +5.56% 632
UK excluding London -11 2,057 £42,500 +6.25% 437
London +17 1,678 £62,500 +8.70% 246
South East +14 669 £45,000 +5.88% 112
North of England +9 548 £40,200 +0.50% 127
North West -39 272 £40,000 - 71
Yorkshire +59 265 £45,000 +12.50% 49
East of England -26 253 £52,500 +5.00% 36
Midlands -58 239 £37,500 +7.14% 72
South West -33 163 £45,000 - 40
West Midlands -76 128 £37,500 +15.38% 41
Scotland -13 117 £45,000 - 32
East Midlands -19 111 £40,000 +6.67% 31
Wales +27 40 £37,500 +2.74% 16
Northern Ireland -6 26 £30,000 -14.29% 2
North East -11 11 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Isle of Man - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1,892 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1,257 (33.02%) JavaScript
3 1,016 (26.69%) HTML
4 954 (25.06%) C#
5 927 (24.35%) .NET
6 924 (24.27%) CSS
7 914 (24.01%) Android
8 839 (22.04%) Apple iOS
9 764 (20.07%) Java
10 752 (19.75%) User Experience
11 655 (17.21%) Finance
12 618 (16.23%) AngularJS
13 597 (15.68%) MVC
14 581 (15.26%) Scrum
15 571 (15.00%) SQL
16 560 (14.71%) Test Automation
17 534 (14.03%) ASP.NET
18 499 (13.11%) Mobile Application Development
19 478 (12.56%) SQL Server
20 476 (12.50%) JIRA
21 467 (12.27%) Git (software)
22 451 (11.85%) Degree
22 451 (11.85%) Web Development
23 444 (11.66%) TDD
24 426 (11.19%) Software Engineering
25 414 (10.87%) HTML5
26 413 (10.85%) Web Services
27 407 (10.69%) DevOps
28 406 (10.66%) QA
29 396 (10.40%) Problem-Solving

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
1 225 (5.91%) Confluence
2 166 (4.36%) CMS
3 102 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 73 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 56 (1.47%) WordPress
6 50 (1.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 49 (1.29%) Umbraco
8 44 (1.16%) Apache
9 37 (0.97%) nginx
10 33 (0.87%) IIS
11 31 (0.81%) Marvel
12 30 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
13 24 (0.63%) Apache Spark
14 21 (0.55%) Anypoint
15 19 (0.50%) NServiceBus
16 18 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
17 16 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 16 (0.42%) Drupal
17 16 (0.42%) Tomcat
18 15 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 139 (3.65%) Photoshop
2 87 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 72 (1.89%) InVision
4 39 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
5 36 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 28 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
6 28 (0.74%) MS Visio
7 22 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
8 19 (0.50%) Flinto
9 16 (0.42%) InDesign
10 12 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 6 (0.16%) Pixate
13 4 (0.11%) 3ds Max
13 4 (0.11%) GIMP
13 4 (0.11%) UXPin
14 3 (0.079%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.079%) HipChat
15 2 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.55%) Magento
3 18 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.32%) Temenos T24
6 9 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.13%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.13%) Shopify
8 4 (0.11%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.026%) SAP CO
11 1 (0.026%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.026%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (0.026%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.026%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 385 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 379 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
3 176 (4.62%) SaaS
4 167 (4.39%) GitHub
5 101 (2.65%) Google Play
6 59 (1.55%) PaaS
7 52 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 51 (1.34%) IaaS
9 48 (1.26%) Office 365
10 42 (1.10%) npm
11 40 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
12 37 (0.97%) Serverless
13 36 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
14 29 (0.76%) Slack
15 27 (0.71%) Google Analytics
16 22 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 20 (0.53%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
18 17 (0.45%) TestFlight
19 15 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.57%) HTTP
2 77 (2.02%) Internet
3 19 (0.50%) Firewall
3 19 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 19 (0.50%) Wireless
4 18 (0.47%) DNS
5 15 (0.39%) H.323
6 14 (0.37%) DAB
6 14 (0.37%) Software-Defined Networking
7 12 (0.32%) Network Security
7 12 (0.32%) VPN
8 11 (0.29%) LAN
9 10 (0.26%) Bluetooth
9 10 (0.26%) DHCP
10 9 (0.24%) Intranet
11 8 (0.21%) Broadband
11 8 (0.21%) Skype
11 8 (0.21%) SMS
11 8 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 225 (5.91%) MySQL
3 130 (3.41%) Big Data
4 119 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 111 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 84 (2.21%) MongoDB
7 81 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (0.95%) Power BI
9 33 (0.87%) Blockchain
9 33 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 27 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (0.68%) Redis
13 25 (0.66%) DB2
14 23 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.58%) SAP HANA
16 17 (0.45%) Data Mining
16 17 (0.45%) MariaDB
16 17 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 476 (12.50%) JIRA
2 467 (12.27%) Git (software)
3 261 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 252 (6.62%) Selenium
5 129 (3.39%) Cucumber
6 122 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 111 (2.92%) Maven
8 89 (2.34%) Appium
8 89 (2.34%) Axure RP
9 75 (1.97%) Gradle
10 74 (1.94%) Subversion
11 73 (1.92%) WebDriver
12 71 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 71 (1.86%) Xcode
13 68 (1.79%) Android Studio
14 65 (1.71%) JUnit
15 64 (1.68%) webpack
16 60 (1.58%) Bitbucket
17 52 (1.37%) JMeter
17 52 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 655 (17.21%) Finance
2 354 (9.30%) Banking
3 294 (7.72%) Marketing
4 226 (5.94%) Retail
5 202 (5.31%) Games
6 80 (2.10%) Law
7 69 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 66 (1.73%) Automotive
9 61 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 51 (1.34%) Advertising
11 46 (1.21%) Legal
12 43 (1.13%) Back Office
12 43 (1.13%) Electronics
13 31 (0.81%) Publishing
14 26 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 19 (0.50%) Front Office
15 19 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,776 (46.65%) Developer
2 350 (9.19%) .NET Developer
3 319 (8.38%) C# Developer
4 274 (7.20%) Software Developer
5 264 (6.93%) Senior Developer
6 234 (6.15%) Designer
7 232 (6.09%) Analyst
8 205 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 186 (4.89%) Tester
10 178 (4.68%) Architect
11 170 (4.47%) iOS Developer
11 170 (4.47%) Software Engineer
12 168 (4.41%) UX Designer
13 167 (4.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 166 (4.36%) Full Stack Developer
15 153 (4.02%) Mobile Developer
16 150 (3.94%) JavaScript Developer
17 148 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
18 142 (3.73%) Android Developer
19 140 (3.68%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,016 (26.69%) HTML
2 927 (24.35%) .NET
3 924 (24.27%) CSS
4 618 (16.23%) AngularJS
5 534 (14.03%) ASP.NET
6 414 (10.87%) HTML5
7 413 (10.85%) Web Services
8 359 (9.43%) React
9 358 (9.40%) REST
10 350 (9.19%) Node.js
11 325 (8.54%) jQuery
12 291 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 258 (6.78%) RESTful
14 243 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 213 (5.59%) .NET Framework
16 205 (5.38%) JSON
17 195 (5.12%) CSS3
18 180 (4.73%) React Native
19 168 (4.41%) Sass
20 144 (3.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 752 (19.75%) User Experience
2 249 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 189 (4.96%) Fintech
4 139 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
5 93 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 78 (2.05%) iPhone
7 74 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 71 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 67 (1.76%) Social Media
10 41 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 41 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
11 39 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
12 37 (0.97%) Smartphone
13 36 (0.95%) Graphic Design
13 36 (0.95%) Internet of Things
14 34 (0.89%) Algorithms
15 30 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (0.76%) Animation
17 28 (0.74%) Data Centre
18 26 (0.68%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 914 (24.01%) Android
2 839 (22.04%) Apple iOS
3 286 (7.51%) Linux
4 230 (6.04%) Windows
5 40 (1.05%) Unix
6 25 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 21 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 19 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 15 (0.39%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.32%) Windows Phone
12 12 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
14 9 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
16 7 (0.18%) CentOS
17 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.079%) Windows 8
19 2 (0.053%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,892 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (15.68%) MVC
3 581 (15.26%) Scrum
4 560 (14.71%) Test Automation
5 499 (13.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 451 (11.85%) Web Development
7 444 (11.66%) TDD
8 426 (11.19%) Software Engineering
9 407 (10.69%) DevOps
10 396 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
11 371 (9.75%) iOS Development
12 357 (9.38%) Android Development
13 354 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
14 327 (8.59%) SDLC
15 326 (8.56%) Microservices
16 314 (8.25%) Computer Science
16 314 (8.25%) OO
17 297 (7.80%) Mobile Development
18 292 (7.67%) BDD
19 286 (7.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,257 (33.02%) JavaScript
2 954 (25.06%) C#
3 764 (20.07%) Java
4 571 (15.00%) SQL
5 285 (7.49%) PHP
6 275 (7.22%) Python
7 225 (5.91%) Apple Swift
8 204 (5.36%) Objective-C
9 176 (4.62%) TypeScript
10 134 (3.52%) Ruby
11 119 (3.13%) ES6
12 114 (2.99%) Kotlin
13 99 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 93 (2.44%) C++
15 85 (2.23%) VB.NET
16 59 (1.55%) Java 8
17 49 (1.29%) Go
18 38 (1.00%) PowerShell
19 28 (0.74%) C
20 24 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 451 (11.85%) Degree
2 209 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 48 (1.26%) ISEB
5 40 (1.05%) PhD
6 36 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 35 (0.92%) CREST Certified
8 33 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (0.79%) Security Cleared
10 28 (0.74%) CISSP
10 28 (0.74%) OSCP
11 15 (0.39%) Tigerscheme
12 13 (0.34%) GPEN
12 13 (0.34%) OSCE
12 13 (0.34%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.29%) MBA
14 10 (0.26%) CSSLP
14 10 (0.26%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.26%) MCSA
15 9 (0.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 406 (10.66%) QA
2 21 (0.55%) GDPR
3 18 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.37%) SLA
5 13 (0.34%) WCAG
6 12 (0.32%) MiFID
7 11 (0.29%) COBIT
8 10 (0.26%) PMO
9 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.053%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.053%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.053%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.026%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.026%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 204 (5.36%) Docker
2 43 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.39%) Varnish
5 14 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (0.29%) Firmware
6 11 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.16%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.053%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.026%) HDFS
9 1 (0.026%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 59 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (1.47%) Terraform
4 54 (1.42%) Ansible
5 39 (1.02%) Puppet
6 18 (0.47%) HP ALM
7 17 (0.45%) SCCM
8 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (0.26%) HockeyApp
10 8 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.13%) Kibana
11 5 (0.13%) Mesos
12 3 (0.079%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.079%) Marathon
13 2 (0.053%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.053%) Nessus
13 2 (0.053%) Packer
13 2 (0.053%) PowerCLI
14 1 (0.026%) Nmap
14 1 (0.026%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 353 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 273 (7.17%) Google
3 236 (6.20%) Xamarin
4 130 (3.41%) Adobe
5 97 (2.55%) Apple
6 72 (1.89%) SAP
7 65 (1.71%) Oracle
8 51 (1.34%) AppDynamics
9 50 (1.31%) Splunk
10 47 (1.23%) WorldPay
11 46 (1.21%) IBM
12 41 (1.08%) Sitecore
13 40 (1.05%) New Relic
14 33 (0.87%) Zend
15 31 (0.81%) MuleSoft
16 30 (0.79%) VMware
17 29 (0.76%) Atlassian
17 29 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (0.74%) Tableau
19 22 (0.58%) Facebook