Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 150 150
Rank change year-on-year +39 0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 1,387 3,383 3,883
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.81% 2.41% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.19% 6.21% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 2,936 3,355
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +12.50%

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 19,287 54,508 65,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.01% 38.85% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15,232 40,865 50,511
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £99,450 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +30 1,250 £52,500 +5.00% 331
UK excluding London +65 887 £47,500 +9.83% 259
London -27 447 £65,000 - 109
North of England +90 300 £45,000 +11.80% 88
South East +39 236 £50,000 +11.11% 47
North West +62 177 £45,000 +12.50% 53
Work from Home +11 168 £50,000 +5.26% 73
Midlands +35 124 £45,000 +20.00% 43
West Midlands +68 94 £43,750 +16.67% 28
Yorkshire +111 84 £47,500 +18.75% 26
Scotland +37 82 £50,000 +7.53% 16
South West +44 69 £39,500 -4.24% 29
East of England +42 47 £57,500 +4.55% 14
North East +30 39 £38,500 -14.44% 9
East Midlands +2 30 £55,000 +46.67% 15
Wales +25 26 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Northern Ireland +18 3 £33,500 -25.56% 2

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 523 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (36.55%) JavaScript
3 358 (25.81%) Android
4 314 (22.64%) Apple iOS
5 286 (20.62%) Java
6 269 (19.39%) Mobile Application Development
7 264 (19.03%) CSS
8 261 (18.82%) C#
9 247 (17.81%) .NET
10 246 (17.74%) HTML
11 241 (17.38%) React
12 226 (16.29%) Mobile Development
13 215 (15.50%) SQL
14 204 (14.71%) React Native
15 201 (14.49%) Python
16 200 (14.42%) Git (software)
17 199 (14.35%) Finance
18 191 (13.77%) AWS
19 186 (13.41%) Azure
20 185 (13.34%) Software Engineering
21 183 (13.19%) Microservices
22 182 (13.12%) Android Development
23 180 (12.98%) AngularJS
24 176 (12.69%) Node.js
25 173 (12.47%) DevOps
26 171 (12.33%) Web Development
27 162 (11.68%) User Experience
28 161 (11.61%) PHP
29 157 (11.32%) TDD
30 153 (11.03%) Test Automation

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 40 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (2.81%) Confluence
3 27 (1.95%) Apache
4 22 (1.59%) CMS
5 16 (1.15%) nginx
6 13 (0.94%) Headless CMS
7 6 (0.43%) Liferay
8 5 (0.36%) Drupal
8 5 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.36%) WordPress
9 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.22%) IIS
10 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.22%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.14%) SAS
12 1 (0.072%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 22 (1.59%) Chatbot
2 21 (1.51%) Sketch
3 11 (0.79%) InVision
4 7 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.43%) Figma
5 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.29%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.22%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.22%) Marvel
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.22%) Magento
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Maximo
6 1 (0.072%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 191 (13.77%) AWS
2 186 (13.41%) Azure
3 100 (7.21%) SaaS
4 69 (4.97%) GCP
5 56 (4.04%) Serverless
6 42 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (2.24%) Firebase
8 30 (2.16%) GitHub
9 21 (1.51%) Power Platform
10 20 (1.44%) Azure Functions
11 16 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (1.15%) Google Play
12 15 (1.08%) Office 365
13 14 (1.01%) PaaS
14 13 (0.94%) Amazon EKS
14 13 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
15 11 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
17 9 (0.65%) BrowserStack
17 9 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.24%) Firewall
2 28 (2.02%) Internet
3 23 (1.66%) HTTP
4 19 (1.37%) Wireless
5 16 (1.15%) Skype
6 11 (0.79%) LAN
7 10 (0.72%) WAN
8 9 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (0.50%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.43%) CTI
12 5 (0.36%) Network Security
13 4 (0.29%) Intranet
14 3 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (0.14%) DAB
15 2 (0.14%) DHCP
15 2 (0.14%) DNS
15 2 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.14%) SAN
15 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.34%) MySQL
3 63 (4.54%) MongoDB
4 60 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (1.37%) Big Data
9 18 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (1.30%) Power BI
10 13 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (0.94%) Scylla
10 13 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.87%) Redis
12 10 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.65%) Blockchain
14 7 (0.50%) Amazon Aurora
15 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 200 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 131 (9.44%) JIRA
3 60 (4.33%) Selenium
4 54 (3.89%) Jenkins
5 47 (3.39%) Xcode
6 44 (3.17%) Bitbucket
7 42 (3.03%) Android Studio
8 41 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 33 (2.38%) Appium
9 33 (2.38%) Subversion
10 28 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (1.73%) Postman
12 19 (1.37%) JUnit
13 17 (1.23%) SpecFlow
13 17 (1.23%) Visual Studio
13 17 (1.23%) WebDriver
14 16 (1.15%) Cypress.io
15 13 (0.94%) Mocha
16 12 (0.87%) Metasploit
16 12 (0.87%) RSpec
General
1 199 (14.35%) Finance
2 89 (6.42%) Retail
3 79 (5.70%) Marketing
4 72 (5.19%) Banking
5 37 (2.67%) Games
6 33 (2.38%) Law
7 28 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.59%) Public Sector
10 19 (1.37%) Legal
11 17 (1.23%) Electronics
12 12 (0.87%) Advertising
13 11 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.72%) Back Office
14 10 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.43%) Automotive
15 6 (0.43%) German Language
15 6 (0.43%) Local Government
15 6 (0.43%) Publishing
16 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 727 (52.42%) Developer
2 147 (10.60%) Mobile Developer
3 126 (9.08%) Full Stack Developer
4 124 (8.94%) Senior Developer
5 96 (6.92%) Android Developer
6 82 (5.91%) PHP Developer
7 79 (5.70%) Tester
8 74 (5.34%) Software Engineer
9 69 (4.97%) React Developer
10 63 (4.54%) Analyst
10 63 (4.54%) iOS Developer
10 63 (4.54%) Software Developer
11 62 (4.47%) Designer
12 53 (3.82%) .NET Developer
12 53 (3.82%) Applications Developer
12 53 (3.82%) Web Developer
13 50 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 47 (3.39%) Architect
15 46 (3.32%) C# Developer
15 46 (3.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (19.03%) CSS
2 247 (17.81%) .NET
3 246 (17.74%) HTML
4 241 (17.38%) React
5 204 (14.71%) React Native
6 180 (12.98%) AngularJS
7 176 (12.69%) Node.js
8 137 (9.88%) REST
9 112 (8.07%) ASP.NET
10 108 (7.79%) HTML5
11 105 (7.57%) RESTful
12 91 (6.56%) jQuery
13 86 (6.20%) Web Services
14 75 (5.41%) Kafka
15 71 (5.12%) Apache Cordova
16 70 (5.05%) CSS3
17 67 (4.83%) Laravel
18 61 (4.40%) .NET Core
19 53 (3.82%) .NET Framework
20 51 (3.68%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 162 (11.68%) User Experience
2 137 (9.88%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (2.16%) Cloud Native
6 26 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 24 (1.73%) Social Media
8 23 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.01%) Animation
11 13 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
11 13 (0.94%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.87%) Public Cloud
13 10 (0.72%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.72%) Internet of Things
13 10 (0.72%) Life Science
14 9 (0.65%) Mobile Games
14 9 (0.65%) Online Banking
15 8 (0.58%) Blog
15 8 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 358 (25.81%) Android
2 314 (22.64%) Apple iOS
3 99 (7.14%) Linux
4 76 (5.48%) Windows
5 23 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.23%) Unix
7 9 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.43%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.29%) Android TV
9 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.29%) tvOS
10 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.072%) CentOS
12 1 (0.072%) Check Point GAiA
12 1 (0.072%) Solaris
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (19.39%) Mobile Application Development
3 226 (16.29%) Mobile Development
4 185 (13.34%) Software Engineering
5 183 (13.19%) Microservices
6 182 (13.12%) Android Development
7 173 (12.47%) DevOps
8 171 (12.33%) Web Development
9 157 (11.32%) TDD
10 153 (11.03%) Test Automation
11 150 (10.81%) iOS Development
12 144 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
13 138 (9.95%) Scrum
14 128 (9.23%) OO
15 126 (9.08%) MVC
16 111 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
17 90 (6.49%) Mentoring
18 88 (6.34%) Open Source
19 86 (6.20%) Front End Development
20 76 (5.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 507 (36.55%) JavaScript
2 286 (20.62%) Java
3 261 (18.82%) C#
4 215 (15.50%) SQL
5 201 (14.49%) Python
6 161 (11.61%) PHP
7 149 (10.74%) Kotlin
8 96 (6.92%) Apple Swift
9 66 (4.76%) C
10 61 (4.40%) Objective-C
11 58 (4.18%) TypeScript
12 56 (4.04%) C++
13 54 (3.89%) Scala
14 52 (3.75%) Go
15 46 (3.32%) Ruby
16 36 (2.60%) T-SQL
17 30 (2.16%) Clojure
18 26 (1.87%) Elixir
19 23 (1.66%) PL/SQL
20 16 (1.15%) ES6
Qualifications
1 126 (9.08%) Degree
2 53 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.02%) CISSP
4 25 (1.80%) CREST Certified
5 19 (1.37%) CCNA
5 19 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.37%) CSSLP
6 18 (1.30%) CCNP
7 17 (1.23%) CISM
8 15 (1.08%) SANS
9 13 (0.94%) OSCP
10 11 (0.79%) ISEB
10 11 (0.79%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.72%) Security Cleared
12 9 (0.65%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.50%) AWS Certification
14 7 (0.50%) CEH
14 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (8.07%) QA
2 19 (1.37%) NIST
3 10 (0.72%) GDPR
4 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.22%) COBIT
5 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.14%) GxP
6 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.072%) PMO
System Software
1 104 (7.50%) Docker
2 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.58%) Firmware
4 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.14%) vCloud
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.14%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.072%) Varnish
6 1 (0.072%) XenApp
6 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 73 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 44 (3.17%) Terraform
3 13 (0.94%) Ansible
4 6 (0.43%) Core Impact
4 6 (0.43%) Istio
4 6 (0.43%) Nessus
4 6 (0.43%) Nexpose
5 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.36%) Puppet
5 5 (0.36%) Rancher
6 3 (0.22%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.22%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.14%) Kibana
7 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.14%) SCCM
8 1 (0.072%) Consul
8 1 (0.072%) Graylog
8 1 (0.072%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 129 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.55%) Google
3 67 (4.83%) Xamarin
4 40 (2.88%) Oracle
5 28 (2.02%) Apple
6 18 (1.30%) Adobe
7 17 (1.23%) SAP
8 16 (1.15%) Zend
9 15 (1.08%) IBM
10 13 (0.94%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.87%) TIBCO
12 11 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.65%) Cisco
14 8 (0.58%) Intel
14 8 (0.58%) Wrike
15 5 (0.36%) NVIDIA
15 5 (0.36%) VMware
16 4 (0.29%) Amplitude
16 4 (0.29%) hybris
17 3 (0.22%) Crazy Egg