Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 139 147
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 1,604 3,312 3,802
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.93% 2.47% 2.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.76% 6.34% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,670 2,947 3,184
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +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 20,665 52,209 63,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.81% 38.96% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16,831 39,656 49,051
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,818
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +35 1,435 £55,000 +10.00% 347
UK excluding London +26 940 £47,500 +7.95% 293
London +9 582 £65,000 - 106
North of England +45 301 £45,000 - 106
Work from Home +6 293 £50,000 +11.11% 67
South East +3 184 £55,000 +22.22% 37
Midlands +39 164 £45,000 +16.88% 49
North West +30 148 £45,000 - 63
South West +19 109 £42,500 +2.41% 33
Yorkshire +67 108 £47,500 +11.76% 32
Scotland +40 103 £50,000 +11.11% 36
West Midlands +38 94 £42,500 +7.59% 26
East Midlands +15 70 £50,000 +33.33% 23
East of England +23 51 £57,500 - 15
North East +16 45 £40,000 -8.57% 11
Wales +41 29 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Northern Ireland +9 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 667 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (34.66%) JavaScript
3 383 (23.88%) Android
4 358 (22.32%) Java
5 357 (22.26%) Apple iOS
6 309 (19.26%) C#
7 306 (19.08%) .NET
8 302 (18.83%) CSS
9 299 (18.64%) React
10 283 (17.64%) HTML
11 260 (16.21%) Test Automation
12 243 (15.15%) Azure
13 239 (14.90%) SQL
14 236 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
15 231 (14.40%) AWS
16 222 (13.84%) AngularJS
17 215 (13.40%) Mobile Development
17 215 (13.40%) Git (software)
18 214 (13.34%) Python
19 213 (13.28%) DevOps
20 208 (12.97%) Microservices
20 208 (12.97%) React Native
21 190 (11.85%) TDD
22 189 (11.78%) Software Engineering
23 187 (11.66%) Scrum
24 182 (11.35%) User Experience
25 177 (11.03%) Finance
26 174 (10.85%) Android Development
27 170 (10.60%) QA
28 167 (10.41%) Node.js

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 59 (3.68%) Confluence
2 40 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (1.62%) CMS
4 23 (1.43%) Apache
5 17 (1.06%) nginx
6 10 (0.62%) Headless CMS
6 10 (0.62%) WordPress
7 9 (0.56%) Drupal
8 7 (0.44%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.44%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.31%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.19%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.19%) Kentico
10 3 (0.19%) Liferay
10 3 (0.19%) SAS
11 2 (0.12%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.12%) IIS
11 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 34 (2.12%) Chatbot
2 27 (1.68%) Sketch
3 18 (1.12%) InVision
4 14 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (0.69%) Figma
6 8 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.31%) Zeplin
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe XD
10 2 (0.12%) Marvel
10 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.062%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.062%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.062%) Maximo
3 1 (0.062%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.062%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 243 (15.15%) Azure
2 231 (14.40%) AWS
3 110 (6.86%) SaaS
4 80 (4.99%) GCP
5 69 (4.30%) Serverless
6 57 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
7 43 (2.68%) Firebase
8 35 (2.18%) GitHub
9 32 (2.00%) Azure Functions
9 32 (2.00%) Power Platform
10 25 (1.56%) BrowserStack
11 24 (1.50%) PaaS
12 21 (1.31%) Google Play
13 19 (1.18%) Office 365
13 19 (1.18%) Trello
14 18 (1.12%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 18 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (0.81%) Amazon EKS
15 13 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.12%) Firewall
2 29 (1.81%) HTTP
3 23 (1.43%) Internet
4 15 (0.94%) Wireless
5 10 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (0.62%) Skype
6 8 (0.50%) LAN
6 8 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.50%) WAN
7 7 (0.44%) CTI
7 7 (0.44%) Software-Defined Networking
7 7 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.37%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.31%) DAB
10 4 (0.25%) Intranet
11 2 (0.12%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.12%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.12%) VPN
12 1 (0.062%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.062%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 60 (3.74%) NoSQL
4 59 (3.68%) MySQL
5 47 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 42 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.81%) Big Data
8 29 (1.81%) Power BI
9 24 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.87%) Redis
13 13 (0.81%) Scylla
14 11 (0.69%) CouchDB
15 9 (0.56%) Mixpanel
15 9 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.50%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 215 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 140 (8.73%) JIRA
3 87 (5.42%) Selenium
4 79 (4.93%) Appium
5 61 (3.80%) Cucumber
6 60 (3.74%) Jenkins
7 42 (2.62%) Android Studio
8 41 (2.56%) Xcode
9 35 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (2.00%) Postman
11 31 (1.93%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.31%) Cypress.io
13 20 (1.25%) SpecFlow
14 19 (1.18%) Maven
14 19 (1.18%) WebDriver
15 18 (1.12%) JUnit
16 17 (1.06%) NUnit
16 17 (1.06%) Subversion
17 16 (1.00%) Gradle
17 16 (1.00%) JMeter
General
1 177 (11.03%) Finance
2 114 (7.11%) Banking
3 106 (6.61%) Retail
4 95 (5.92%) Marketing
5 78 (4.86%) Law
6 62 (3.87%) Games
7 34 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 32 (2.00%) Public Sector
9 28 (1.75%) Legal
10 27 (1.68%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.43%) Automotive
12 18 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 16 (1.00%) Electronics
14 14 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.69%) Publishing
16 9 (0.56%) Local Government
17 8 (0.50%) Advertising
18 7 (0.44%) German Language
19 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.31%) Police
Job Titles
1 781 (48.69%) Developer
2 153 (9.54%) Senior Developer
3 140 (8.73%) Mobile Developer
4 136 (8.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 94 (5.86%) Tester
6 87 (5.42%) Analyst
7 74 (4.61%) Designer
8 73 (4.55%) Android Developer
9 70 (4.36%) Web Developer
10 69 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 67 (4.18%) iOS Developer
12 66 (4.11%) Applications Developer
13 64 (3.99%) React Developer
14 62 (3.87%) Architect
15 61 (3.80%) Software Developer
16 59 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 53 (3.30%) PHP Developer
18 52 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
18 52 (3.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
19 50 (3.12%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (19.08%) .NET
2 302 (18.83%) CSS
3 299 (18.64%) React
4 283 (17.64%) HTML
5 222 (13.84%) AngularJS
6 208 (12.97%) React Native
7 167 (10.41%) Node.js
8 153 (9.54%) RESTful
9 144 (8.98%) REST
10 134 (8.35%) ASP.NET
10 134 (8.35%) HTML5
11 92 (5.74%) Kafka
12 84 (5.24%) CSS3
13 80 (4.99%) Web Services
14 79 (4.93%) jQuery
15 75 (4.68%) Vue.js
16 64 (3.99%) .NET Core
17 63 (3.93%) .NET Framework
17 63 (3.93%) JSON
18 55 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 182 (11.35%) User Experience
2 103 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
3 56 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (2.62%) Cloud Native
5 29 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 27 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
8 23 (1.43%) Social Media
9 19 (1.18%) EPoS
9 19 (1.18%) Online Banking
10 15 (0.94%) Internet of Things
11 14 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.87%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.81%) Public Cloud
13 12 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.69%) Reference Data
15 10 (0.62%) Blog
15 10 (0.62%) Mobile Games
16 9 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 383 (23.88%) Android
2 357 (22.26%) Apple iOS
3 81 (5.05%) Linux
4 61 (3.80%) Windows
5 17 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.75%) Unix
8 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.25%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.25%) tvOS
10 3 (0.19%) Android TV
10 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.19%) Solaris
11 1 (0.062%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.062%) VyOS
11 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (16.21%) Test Automation
3 236 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
4 215 (13.40%) Mobile Development
5 213 (13.28%) DevOps
6 208 (12.97%) Microservices
7 190 (11.85%) TDD
8 189 (11.78%) Software Engineering
9 187 (11.66%) Scrum
10 174 (10.85%) Android Development
11 159 (9.91%) Web Development
12 157 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
13 153 (9.54%) OO
14 150 (9.35%) iOS Development
15 131 (8.17%) MVC
16 123 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
17 107 (6.67%) BDD
18 105 (6.55%) Front End Development
19 101 (6.30%) Mentoring
20 94 (5.86%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 556 (34.66%) JavaScript
2 358 (22.32%) Java
3 309 (19.26%) C#
4 239 (14.90%) SQL
5 214 (13.34%) Python
6 148 (9.23%) Kotlin
7 128 (7.98%) PHP
8 126 (7.86%) Apple Swift
9 92 (5.74%) TypeScript
10 73 (4.55%) Objective-C
11 55 (3.43%) C++
12 54 (3.37%) C
13 51 (3.18%) Scala
14 50 (3.12%) Go
15 46 (2.87%) T-SQL
16 45 (2.81%) Ruby
17 30 (1.87%) Clojure
18 26 (1.62%) PL/SQL
19 24 (1.50%) Elixir
20 21 (1.31%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 142 (8.85%) Degree
2 46 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.24%) CISSP
4 22 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.06%) CISM
6 16 (1.00%) CSSLP
7 14 (0.87%) ISEB
8 10 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 10 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.44%) CCNA
9 7 (0.44%) CCNP
9 7 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.44%) MCSE
9 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.31%) CREST Certified
11 4 (0.25%) CEH
12 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (10.60%) QA
2 16 (1.00%) NIST
3 11 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.62%) GDPR
5 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.12%) GxP
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 126 (7.86%) Docker
2 14 (0.87%) Firmware
3 10 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.062%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.062%) Varnish
5 1 (0.062%) XenApp
5 1 (0.062%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 86 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 48 (2.99%) Terraform
3 7 (0.44%) Ansible
3 7 (0.44%) Core Impact
3 7 (0.44%) Nessus
3 7 (0.44%) Nexpose
4 6 (0.37%) Istio
5 5 (0.31%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.31%) Rancher
6 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.19%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.19%) Puppet
7 2 (0.12%) Graylog
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.12%) Opsgenie
8 1 (0.062%) Consul
8 1 (0.062%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.062%) SCCM
8 1 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 146 (9.10%) Microsoft
2 122 (7.61%) Xamarin
3 98 (6.11%) Google
4 57 (3.55%) Oracle
5 44 (2.74%) Apple
6 25 (1.56%) Adobe
7 16 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.00%) Intel
7 16 (1.00%) Wrike
8 12 (0.75%) TIBCO
9 9 (0.56%) IBM
9 9 (0.56%) Zend
10 8 (0.50%) Ceridian
10 8 (0.50%) Cisco
10 8 (0.50%) SAP
11 7 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.37%) Aderant
12 6 (0.37%) Facebook
12 6 (0.37%) iManage
13 4 (0.25%) NVIDIA