Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 147 127
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,126 3,531 4,585
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.63% 2.38% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.82% 6.04% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,774 2,847 3,882
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 45,810 58,498 67,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.57% 39.48% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35,142 44,155 53,051
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +24 2,897 £55,000 +4.76% 497
UK excluding London +34 1,712 £45,000 +2.27% 387
London +19 1,357 £65,000 - 153
South East +19 517 £50,000 +11.11% 74
North of England +50 495 £45,000 +11.94% 148
North West +43 277 £45,000 +12.50% 90
Work from Home +11 252 £50,000 -16.67% 41
Midlands +45 249 £40,000 +2.56% 66
East of England +7 139 £57,500 +4.55% 33
South West +36 138 £40,000 -15.79% 23
East Midlands +49 129 £35,000 -12.50% 31
Scotland +9 129 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Yorkshire -6 128 £47,500 +11.76% 36
West Midlands +21 120 £43,000 +14.67% 35
North East +63 90 £45,000 +20.00% 22
Wales +9 36 £42,500 +3.03% 13
Northern Ireland +5 17 £52,500 +75.00% 3

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1,426 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1,102 (35.25%) JavaScript
3 917 (29.33%) Android
4 877 (28.06%) Apple iOS
5 683 (21.85%) HTML
6 670 (21.43%) CSS
7 646 (20.67%) Java
8 612 (19.58%) C#
9 583 (18.65%) User Experience
10 548 (17.53%) Mobile Application Development
11 495 (15.83%) .NET
12 463 (14.81%) PHP
13 457 (14.62%) Test Automation
14 454 (14.52%) React
15 432 (13.82%) Mobile Development
16 428 (13.69%) Git (software)
17 426 (13.63%) Scrum
18 412 (13.18%) Android Development
19 411 (13.15%) SQL
20 402 (12.86%) TDD
21 400 (12.80%) Software Engineering
22 398 (12.73%) QA
23 392 (12.54%) iOS Development
24 386 (12.35%) AWS
25 377 (12.06%) Finance
26 376 (12.03%) DevOps
27 366 (11.71%) Apple Swift
28 361 (11.55%) Azure
29 353 (11.29%) E-Commerce
30 341 (10.91%) React Native

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
1 102 (3.26%) CMS
2 62 (1.98%) Confluence
3 51 (1.63%) IIS
4 42 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 37 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (0.86%) Apache Spark
7 24 (0.77%) Apache
8 19 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 19 (0.61%) WordPress
9 17 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (0.48%) Drupal
10 15 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 15 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.35%) NServiceBus
12 10 (0.32%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.26%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.26%) Mule
14 7 (0.22%) Headless CMS
14 7 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 93 (2.98%) Sketch
2 81 (2.59%) InVision
3 39 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 38 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
5 32 (1.02%) Chatbot
6 29 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 26 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.51%) Figma
9 15 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (0.42%) Zeplin
11 8 (0.26%) Marvel
11 8 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (0.22%) Adobe XD
13 6 (0.19%) InDesign
14 5 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.16%) InfoPath
15 3 (0.096%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.29%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.19%) Magento
4 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.064%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.064%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.064%) Shopify
5 2 (0.064%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.032%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.032%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.032%) Radian6
6 1 (0.032%) Social Studio
6 1 (0.032%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 386 (12.35%) AWS
2 361 (11.55%) Azure
3 222 (7.10%) SaaS
4 109 (3.49%) GitHub
5 86 (2.75%) Serverless
6 79 (2.53%) GCP
7 75 (2.40%) PaaS
8 62 (1.98%) Google Play
9 44 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
9 44 (1.41%) Office 365
10 39 (1.25%) npm
11 38 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
12 35 (1.12%) Azure Functions
13 33 (1.06%) Firebase
14 31 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
16 25 (0.80%) Google Analytics
17 24 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
17 24 (0.77%) IaaS
18 23 (0.74%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 102 (3.26%) Internet
2 23 (0.74%) HTTP
2 23 (0.74%) Intranet
3 19 (0.61%) LAN
4 18 (0.58%) WAN
5 17 (0.54%) DAB
6 16 (0.51%) Firewall
7 14 (0.45%) Skype
7 14 (0.45%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.32%) SSL
9 9 (0.29%) IP Telephony
10 8 (0.26%) DNS
10 8 (0.26%) Extranet
10 8 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.26%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.22%) Network Security
12 6 (0.19%) Wireless
13 5 (0.16%) SAN
13 5 (0.16%) VoIP
13 5 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (10.62%) MySQL
2 319 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 102 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 93 (2.98%) MongoDB
5 89 (2.85%) NoSQL
6 74 (2.37%) Redis
7 73 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (1.73%) Big Data
9 25 (0.80%) Cosmos DB
10 23 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 21 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 18 (0.58%) Power BI
13 16 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.42%) Blockchain
15 12 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (0.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 428 (13.69%) Git (software)
2 199 (6.37%) JIRA
3 184 (5.89%) Selenium
4 136 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 127 (4.06%) Jenkins
6 126 (4.03%) Android Studio
7 109 (3.49%) Xcode
8 86 (2.75%) Visual Studio
9 76 (2.43%) Bitbucket
10 71 (2.27%) Appium
11 69 (2.21%) gulp
12 65 (2.08%) Postman
13 62 (1.98%) webpack
14 60 (1.92%) Grunt
15 58 (1.86%) Gradle
16 56 (1.79%) Maven
17 47 (1.50%) Axure RP
17 47 (1.50%) WebDriver
18 45 (1.44%) Calabash
19 44 (1.41%) SoapUI
General
1 377 (12.06%) Finance
2 264 (8.45%) Retail
3 202 (6.46%) Marketing
4 164 (5.25%) Banking
5 119 (3.81%) Games
6 71 (2.27%) Back Office
7 48 (1.54%) Publishing
8 42 (1.34%) Law
9 35 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.86%) Public Sector
11 26 (0.83%) Legal
12 24 (0.77%) Electronics
12 24 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.70%) Advertising
14 19 (0.61%) Telecoms
15 15 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.35%) Military
17 7 (0.22%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.22%) Housing Association
17 7 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,591 (50.90%) Developer
2 326 (10.43%) Senior Developer
3 246 (7.87%) PHP Developer
4 212 (6.78%) Mobile Developer
5 197 (6.30%) React Developer
6 177 (5.66%) iOS Developer
7 174 (5.57%) Android Developer
8 172 (5.50%) Software Developer
9 167 (5.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 165 (5.28%) .NET Developer
11 160 (5.12%) Designer
12 155 (4.96%) Analyst
13 149 (4.77%) Applications Developer
14 139 (4.45%) Software Engineer
15 128 (4.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 123 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
17 117 (3.74%) Java Developer
18 114 (3.65%) C# Developer
18 114 (3.65%) UX Designer
19 111 (3.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 683 (21.85%) HTML
2 670 (21.43%) CSS
3 495 (15.83%) .NET
4 454 (14.52%) React
5 341 (10.91%) React Native
6 306 (9.79%) AngularJS
7 289 (9.25%) HTML5
7 289 (9.25%) REST
8 282 (9.02%) Web Services
9 239 (7.65%) Node.js
10 231 (7.39%) ASP.NET
11 204 (6.53%) jQuery
11 204 (6.53%) Laravel
12 197 (6.30%) Redux
13 154 (4.93%) CSS3
14 141 (4.51%) RESTful
15 135 (4.32%) Sass
16 128 (4.09%) .NET Core
17 109 (3.49%) Vue.js
18 107 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 583 (18.65%) User Experience
2 200 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
3 190 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
5 52 (1.66%) Smartphone
6 44 (1.41%) Blog
6 44 (1.41%) Cloud Native
7 35 (1.12%) Animation
8 34 (1.09%) Social Media
9 32 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 27 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (0.77%) iPhone
13 22 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 22 (0.70%) Video on Demand
14 21 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 21 (0.67%) Internet of Things
15 20 (0.64%) RIA
16 18 (0.58%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 917 (29.33%) Android
2 877 (28.06%) Apple iOS
3 220 (7.04%) Linux
4 174 (5.57%) Windows
5 30 (0.96%) Unix
6 28 (0.90%) Windows 10
7 18 (0.58%) CentOS
8 16 (0.51%) Windows Server
9 15 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.096%) Android TV
15 3 (0.096%) tvOS
15 3 (0.096%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.064%) Debian
16 2 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,426 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (17.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 457 (14.62%) Test Automation
4 432 (13.82%) Mobile Development
5 426 (13.63%) Scrum
6 412 (13.18%) Android Development
7 402 (12.86%) TDD
8 400 (12.80%) Software Engineering
9 392 (12.54%) iOS Development
10 376 (12.03%) DevOps
11 353 (11.29%) E-Commerce
12 338 (10.81%) MVC
13 326 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
14 296 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
15 287 (9.18%) Front End Development
16 274 (8.77%) Web Development
17 261 (8.35%) Fintech
18 252 (8.06%) Computer Science
19 242 (7.74%) Microservices
20 240 (7.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,102 (35.25%) JavaScript
2 646 (20.67%) Java
3 612 (19.58%) C#
4 463 (14.81%) PHP
5 411 (13.15%) SQL
6 366 (11.71%) Apple Swift
7 285 (9.12%) Objective-C
8 284 (9.09%) Kotlin
9 277 (8.86%) Python
10 101 (3.23%) TypeScript
11 96 (3.07%) Ruby
12 81 (2.59%) C++
13 71 (2.27%) ES6
14 64 (2.05%) C
15 63 (2.02%) Scala
16 49 (1.57%) Bash Shell
17 46 (1.47%) Java 8
18 44 (1.41%) PHP 7
19 41 (1.31%) Lua
19 41 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 330 (10.56%) Degree
2 175 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 22 (0.70%) CREST Certified
6 18 (0.58%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (0.48%) MCSE
9 14 (0.45%) ISEB
10 11 (0.35%) MCSA
11 10 (0.32%) CISSP
12 9 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (0.29%) MOS
13 7 (0.22%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.22%) OSCP
13 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.22%) PMP
14 6 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 398 (12.73%) QA
2 19 (0.61%) PMO
3 17 (0.54%) GDPR
4 13 (0.42%) SLA
5 8 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.22%) NIST
7 6 (0.19%) COBIT
8 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.16%) WAI
9 3 (0.096%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.096%) WCAG
10 2 (0.064%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.064%) PSD2
10 2 (0.064%) RMADS
11 1 (0.032%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.032%) TickIT
System Software
1 213 (6.81%) Docker
2 30 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.096%) Firmware
7 3 (0.096%) HDFS
7 3 (0.096%) vCloud
7 3 (0.096%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.064%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.064%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.032%) Postfix
9 1 (0.032%) Xen
9 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 104 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 71 (2.27%) Terraform
3 51 (1.63%) Ansible
4 27 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.86%) Puppet
5 17 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (0.51%) SCCM
7 14 (0.45%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.22%) HP ALM
9 6 (0.19%) Mesos
10 5 (0.16%) Grafana
10 5 (0.16%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.064%) CA Service Virtualization
12 2 (0.064%) Core Impact
12 2 (0.064%) Nessus
12 2 (0.064%) Nexpose
12 2 (0.064%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.032%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.032%) Kibana
Vendors
1 276 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 195 (6.24%) Google
3 109 (3.49%) Adobe
4 99 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 78 (2.50%) Apple
6 76 (2.43%) Oracle
7 59 (1.89%) Zend
8 47 (1.50%) SAP
9 43 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (0.90%) Atlassian
11 26 (0.83%) WorldPay
12 25 (0.80%) IBM
13 21 (0.67%) FIS
14 18 (0.58%) Sitecore
15 17 (0.54%) MobileIron
16 14 (0.45%) Citrix
16 14 (0.45%) New Relic
17 11 (0.35%) HP
17 11 (0.35%) Tableau
18 10 (0.32%) Wyse