Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 135 113 151
Rank change year-on-year -22 +38 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,185 1,375 3,407
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.63% 2.80% 2.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.55% 7.79% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,871 1,186 2,762
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,875 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +6.59% +6.43% -5.00%

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 48,649 17,659 49,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.19% 35.95% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29,213 14,314 37,926
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,788 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 -18 2,781 £57,500 +9.52% 493
London +46 1,545 £70,000 +7.69% 226
UK excluding London -66 1,362 £48,500 +6.59% 296
Work from Home -8 847 £57,500 +15.00% 118
South East -45 410 £50,000 - 45
North of England -97 299 £47,500 +5.56% 111
Midlands -58 203 £47,500 +5.56% 51
South West -8 169 £55,000 +53.85% 36
Scotland -36 159 £52,500 -4.55% 21
Yorkshire -43 154 £47,500 +5.56% 39
North West -101 137 £45,000 - 63
West Midlands -67 126 £55,000 +22.22% 30
East of England -38 100 £45,000 -18.18% 24
East Midlands -28 77 £47,000 -10.48% 21
Wales -54 15 £52,500 +23.53% 7
Northern Ireland -32 11 £34,000 +1.49% 1
North East -63 8 £51,250 +39.46% 9

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 1,327 (41.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1,193 (37.46%) JavaScript
3 893 (28.04%) Android
4 799 (25.09%) React
5 781 (24.52%) Apple iOS
6 723 (22.70%) User Experience
7 699 (21.95%) CSS
8 688 (21.60%) Social Skills
9 640 (20.09%) Java
10 625 (19.62%) HTML
11 611 (19.18%) AWS
12 585 (18.37%) React Native
13 563 (17.68%) C#
14 551 (17.30%) Node.js
15 527 (16.55%) Software Engineering
16 524 (16.45%) Git (software)
17 510 (16.01%) DevOps
18 507 (15.92%) Mobile Development
19 501 (15.73%) Test Automation
20 497 (15.60%) Mobile Application Development
21 476 (14.95%) .NET
22 457 (14.35%) Finance
23 455 (14.29%) Microservices
24 447 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
25 444 (13.94%) Full Stack Development
26 443 (13.91%) TypeScript
26 443 (13.91%) SQL
27 440 (13.81%) Azure
28 414 (13.00%) TDD
29 408 (12.81%) QA

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
1 106 (3.33%) CMS
2 78 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (2.23%) Confluence
4 59 (1.85%) WordPress
5 55 (1.73%) Apache
6 35 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 31 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 26 (0.82%) Drupal
9 22 (0.69%) SAS
10 21 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 20 (0.63%) Umbraco
12 15 (0.47%) Headless CMS
13 14 (0.44%) LiveCycle
13 14 (0.44%) Mule
14 13 (0.41%) ColdFusion
15 8 (0.25%) IIS
15 8 (0.25%) nginx
16 7 (0.22%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.22%) JBoss
17 4 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 79 (2.48%) Figma
2 75 (2.35%) Sketch
3 40 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (0.88%) Adobe XD
5 27 (0.85%) InVision
6 24 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
8 17 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.53%) Chatbot
9 16 (0.50%) Zeplin
10 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.13%) Marvel
11 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.063%) ProjectWise
14 1 (0.031%) InDesign
14 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 44 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (0.44%) Magento
3 9 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.16%) Shopify
6 4 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.094%) nopCommerce
7 3 (0.094%) Relativity
8 2 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.063%) Summit
9 1 (0.031%) Actimize
9 1 (0.031%) Farmplan
9 1 (0.031%) KEYPrime
9 1 (0.031%) Maximo
9 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.031%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 611 (19.18%) AWS
2 440 (13.81%) Azure
3 267 (8.38%) Serverless
4 211 (6.62%) GCP
5 210 (6.59%) SaaS
6 205 (6.44%) GitHub
7 144 (4.52%) Firebase
8 111 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
9 88 (2.76%) Google Play
10 73 (2.29%) Amazon S3
11 68 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
12 49 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 49 (1.54%) npm
12 49 (1.54%) Power Platform
13 47 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
14 45 (1.41%) AppsFlyer
14 45 (1.41%) Pushwoosh
15 37 (1.16%) CloudFront
16 36 (1.13%) Heroku
17 34 (1.07%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (2.48%) Internet
2 31 (0.97%) SSL
3 25 (0.78%) HTTP
4 23 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (0.60%) Firewall
6 14 (0.44%) Network Security
6 14 (0.44%) NFC
6 14 (0.44%) VPN
7 12 (0.38%) SMS
7 12 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.35%) Broadband
8 11 (0.35%) Intranet
9 10 (0.31%) DNS
9 10 (0.31%) MQTT
10 8 (0.25%) Wireless
11 6 (0.19%) LAN
11 6 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (0.19%) VoIP
12 5 (0.16%) DHCP
12 5 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (9.20%) MySQL
2 223 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 187 (5.87%) PostgreSQL
4 152 (4.77%) Relational Database
5 133 (4.18%) NoSQL
6 126 (3.96%) MongoDB
7 112 (3.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 90 (2.83%) Redis
9 45 (1.41%) MariaDB
10 43 (1.35%) Blockchain
11 37 (1.16%) Power BI
12 36 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
13 24 (0.75%) Big Data
14 21 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.50%) Amazon Aurora
16 15 (0.47%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.47%) Tableau
17 13 (0.41%) BigQuery
18 12 (0.38%) Amazon Athena
18 12 (0.38%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 524 (16.45%) Git (software)
2 211 (6.62%) JIRA
3 152 (4.77%) Selenium
4 135 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 108 (3.39%) Bitbucket
6 101 (3.17%) webpack
7 83 (2.61%) Mercurial
8 79 (2.48%) Appium
9 73 (2.29%) Cypress.io
10 70 (2.20%) Cucumber
11 64 (2.01%) Visual Studio
12 61 (1.92%) Xcode
13 58 (1.82%) Postman
14 53 (1.66%) CircleCI
15 51 (1.60%) SpecFlow
16 50 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
17 49 (1.54%) MSTest
18 44 (1.38%) gulp
18 44 (1.38%) Maven
19 43 (1.35%) JMeter
General
1 688 (21.60%) Social Skills
2 457 (14.35%) Finance
3 309 (9.70%) Marketing
4 214 (6.72%) Games
5 204 (6.41%) Retail
6 172 (5.40%) Banking
7 133 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
8 128 (4.02%) Organisational Skills
9 67 (2.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 63 (1.98%) Law
11 62 (1.95%) Influencing Skills
12 56 (1.76%) Public Sector
13 46 (1.44%) Retail Banking
14 44 (1.38%) Manufacturing
15 41 (1.29%) Legal
16 33 (1.04%) Wearables
17 31 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
18 29 (0.91%) Publishing
19 28 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
20 27 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,594 (50.05%) Developer
2 407 (12.78%) Senior Developer
3 300 (9.42%) Mobile Developer
4 249 (7.82%) Software Engineer
5 247 (7.76%) React Developer
6 208 (6.53%) Applications Developer
7 196 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 184 (5.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 169 (5.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 156 (4.90%) Designer
11 155 (4.87%) Software Developer
12 154 (4.84%) Analyst
13 152 (4.77%) Android Developer
14 140 (4.40%) iOS Developer
15 113 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
16 109 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
17 104 (3.27%) PHP Developer
18 103 (3.23%) Test Engineer
19 82 (2.57%) UI Designer
19 82 (2.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 799 (25.09%) React
2 699 (21.95%) CSS
3 625 (19.62%) HTML
4 585 (18.37%) React Native
5 551 (17.30%) Node.js
6 476 (14.95%) .NET
7 377 (11.84%) REST
8 337 (10.58%) AngularJS
9 323 (10.14%) RESTful
10 251 (7.88%) Web Services
11 236 (7.41%) GraphQL
12 200 (6.28%) HTML5
13 176 (5.53%) jQuery
14 155 (4.87%) Redux
15 150 (4.71%) Spring
16 140 (4.40%) JSON
17 138 (4.33%) ASP.NET
17 138 (4.33%) Sass
18 129 (4.05%) .NET Core
19 125 (3.92%) Flutter
Miscellaneous
1 723 (22.70%) User Experience
2 145 (4.55%) EPoS
3 128 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
4 126 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
5 92 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 90 (2.83%) Virtual Team
7 83 (2.61%) Cloud Native
8 58 (1.82%) Social Media
9 50 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 46 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 46 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 45 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 45 (1.41%) Animation
12 40 (1.26%) Public Cloud
13 34 (1.07%) Legacy Applications
14 31 (0.97%) Legacy Code
15 30 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
16 29 (0.91%) PKI
17 26 (0.82%) Driving Licence
18 21 (0.66%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 893 (28.04%) Android
2 781 (24.52%) Apple iOS
3 201 (6.31%) Linux
4 99 (3.11%) Windows
5 19 (0.60%) Unix
6 14 (0.44%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 12 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.16%) watchOS
11 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.094%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.063%) VMS
13 2 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.063%) Windows Server 2016
14 1 (0.031%) Debian
14 1 (0.031%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,327 (41.66%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (16.55%) Software Engineering
3 510 (16.01%) DevOps
4 507 (15.92%) Mobile Development
5 501 (15.73%) Test Automation
6 497 (15.60%) Mobile Application Development
7 455 (14.29%) Microservices
8 447 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
9 444 (13.94%) Full Stack Development
10 414 (13.00%) TDD
11 399 (12.53%) Android Development
12 387 (12.15%) Scrum
13 314 (9.86%) SDLC
14 311 (9.76%) iOS Development
15 299 (9.39%) Front End Development
16 294 (9.23%) Mentoring
17 265 (8.32%) Computer Science
18 260 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
19 257 (8.07%) E-Commerce
20 248 (7.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,193 (37.46%) JavaScript
2 640 (20.09%) Java
3 563 (17.68%) C#
4 443 (13.91%) SQL
4 443 (13.91%) TypeScript
5 343 (10.77%) Kotlin
6 333 (10.46%) Python
7 283 (8.89%) Apple Swift
8 279 (8.76%) PHP
9 115 (3.61%) Objective-C
10 105 (3.30%) ES6
11 71 (2.23%) Bash Shell
12 69 (2.17%) Ruby
13 68 (2.14%) Go
14 65 (2.04%) C
15 64 (2.01%) Dart
16 52 (1.63%) C++
17 47 (1.48%) Java 8
18 42 (1.32%) T-SQL
19 41 (1.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 355 (11.15%) Degree
2 169 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 46 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 42 (1.32%) ISEB
6 23 (0.72%) Master's Degree
7 22 (0.69%) DBS Check
8 20 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (0.53%) Security Cleared
10 16 (0.50%) MBA
11 13 (0.41%) CREST Certified
12 11 (0.35%) AWS Certification
12 11 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.35%) OSCP
12 11 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.31%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.28%) Sun Certification
15 8 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
16 7 (0.22%) PMP
17 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 408 (12.81%) QA
2 112 (3.52%) Accessibility
3 57 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 34 (1.07%) SLA
5 33 (1.04%) GDPR
6 12 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.38%) WCAG
7 11 (0.35%) GRC
8 9 (0.28%) PMO
9 6 (0.19%) CDISC
10 3 (0.094%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.094%) NIST
11 2 (0.063%) NCSC
12 1 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.031%) SOC 2
System Software
1 347 (10.89%) Docker
2 28 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (0.35%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.19%) Firmware
6 3 (0.094%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.094%) LXC
6 3 (0.094%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.031%) iptables
8 1 (0.031%) KVM
8 1 (0.031%) QEMU
8 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 316 (9.92%) Kubernetes
2 130 (4.08%) Terraform
3 31 (0.97%) Ansible
4 24 (0.75%) Grafana
5 17 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.50%) Graphite
7 14 (0.44%) Bugsnag
7 14 (0.44%) Prometheus
8 12 (0.38%) SCCM
9 11 (0.35%) Mesos
10 10 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
11 9 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (0.25%) Packer
13 6 (0.19%) Computer Incident Response Team
13 6 (0.19%) Rancher
14 5 (0.16%) linkerd
15 4 (0.13%) Graylog
15 4 (0.13%) Puppet
16 3 (0.094%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 342 (10.74%) Google
2 252 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 118 (3.70%) Xamarin
4 109 (3.42%) Adobe
5 106 (3.33%) Apple
6 83 (2.61%) Oracle
7 38 (1.19%) OutSystems
8 35 (1.10%) Sony
9 28 (0.88%) IBM
9 28 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (0.78%) SAP
11 22 (0.69%) Cadence
12 19 (0.60%) Rackspace
13 18 (0.57%) Bloomberg
13 18 (0.57%) DocuSign
13 18 (0.57%) Reuters
13 18 (0.57%) Wallstreet Suite
14 15 (0.47%) TOWER Software
15 14 (0.44%) Atlassian
15 14 (0.44%) Talend