Period
to 20 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 137 138
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 3,441 4,238 4,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.36% 2.42% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.00% 6.18% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,724 3,451 3,800
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% -7.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 57,313 68,623 70,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.24% 39.20% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42,993 52,569 54,525
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,431
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Top 16 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 July 2019. 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 -16 3,125 £51,250 +4.59% 720
UK excluding London -19 1,819 £43,500 -3.33% 519
London +16 1,526 £65,000 +8.33% 243
South East -11 607 £45,000 - 129
North of England -46 454 £41,000 +2.50% 154
North West -11 274 £40,000 - 86
Midlands -11 253 £39,000 -8.24% 94
Scotland +52 181 £46,500 -3.13% 20
Yorkshire -65 148 £42,500 -5.56% 49
East of England -45 135 £55,000 +4.76% 47
South West -32 134 £44,500 -1.11% 53
West Midlands -14 131 £39,359 -7.39% 55
East Midlands -3 122 £37,500 -11.76% 38
Wales +26 46 £38,000 +6.29% 18
North East +23 32 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Northern Ireland -11 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 1,646 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1,254 (36.44%) JavaScript
3 1,048 (30.46%) Android
4 944 (27.43%) Apple iOS
5 839 (24.38%) HTML
6 814 (23.66%) C#
7 788 (22.90%) Java
8 782 (22.73%) CSS
9 687 (19.97%) .NET
10 639 (18.57%) Test Automation
11 621 (18.05%) SQL
11 621 (18.05%) User Experience
12 586 (17.03%) Git (software)
13 506 (14.71%) DevOps
14 491 (14.27%) Software Engineering
15 486 (14.12%) Scrum
16 485 (14.09%) Mobile Application Development
17 475 (13.80%) Finance
18 437 (12.70%) Android Development
19 435 (12.64%) React
19 435 (12.64%) QA
20 407 (11.83%) iOS Development
21 401 (11.65%) OO
22 387 (11.25%) Degree
22 387 (11.25%) AngularJS
23 386 (11.22%) MVC
24 383 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
25 379 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
26 375 (10.90%) TDD
27 357 (10.37%) Microservices

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
1 133 (3.87%) CMS
2 119 (3.46%) Confluence
3 62 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 53 (1.54%) Apache
4 53 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 43 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 31 (0.90%) NServiceBus
8 24 (0.70%) nginx
8 24 (0.70%) WordPress
9 23 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 21 (0.61%) IIS
11 20 (0.58%) Drupal
12 19 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 18 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (0.52%) Mule
14 16 (0.46%) lighttpd
14 16 (0.46%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.38%) EPiServer
16 12 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 114 (3.31%) Sketch
2 63 (1.83%) InVision
3 61 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 53 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 43 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
6 30 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 26 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
9 18 (0.52%) Fireworks
10 16 (0.46%) Marvel
11 15 (0.44%) Chatbot
12 10 (0.29%) MS Visio
13 9 (0.26%) Adobe XD
14 8 (0.23%) Zeplin
15 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
16 6 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 5 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
18 4 (0.12%) Figma
18 4 (0.12%) Moqups
18 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.70%) Magento
2 23 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 13 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 10 (0.29%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.15%) Shopify
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.058%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.029%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.029%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.029%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.029%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.029%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.029%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 383 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
2 379 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 189 (5.49%) SaaS
4 140 (4.07%) GitHub
5 111 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 71 (2.06%) PaaS
7 64 (1.86%) Serverless
8 57 (1.66%) IaaS
9 45 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 42 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
11 38 (1.10%) Google Play
12 37 (1.08%) Office 365
13 34 (0.99%) npm
14 33 (0.96%) Amazon S3
14 33 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
15 30 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
16 28 (0.81%) Slack
17 27 (0.78%) BrowserStack
18 24 (0.70%) Firebase
19 22 (0.64%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (1.92%) Internet
2 45 (1.31%) HTTP
3 19 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (0.49%) Bluetooth
5 15 (0.44%) Wireless
6 13 (0.38%) SMS
7 12 (0.35%) DAB
7 12 (0.35%) Intranet
7 12 (0.35%) SSL
8 11 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.32%) RFID
9 10 (0.29%) LAN
9 10 (0.29%) Skype
9 10 (0.29%) WAN
10 9 (0.26%) Firewall
10 9 (0.26%) Network Security
11 8 (0.23%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.20%) Broadband
12 7 (0.20%) MQTT
12 7 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 276 (8.02%) MySQL
3 154 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 145 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 137 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 134 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
7 107 (3.11%) Big Data
8 42 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
9 38 (1.10%) Neo4j
10 32 (0.93%) Redis
11 24 (0.70%) MariaDB
12 23 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (0.64%) Power BI
13 22 (0.64%) RDBMS
14 21 (0.61%) DB2
14 21 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (0.49%) SQLite
16 16 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 16 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
16 16 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 586 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 341 (9.91%) JIRA
3 268 (7.79%) Selenium
4 207 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 135 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 113 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 113 (3.28%) WebDriver
7 110 (3.20%) Bitbucket
8 106 (3.08%) Xcode
9 89 (2.59%) Android Studio
10 87 (2.53%) Appium
11 85 (2.47%) Maven
12 79 (2.30%) Axure RP
13 72 (2.09%) GitLab
13 72 (2.09%) Gradle
14 57 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
15 53 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
15 53 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
16 51 (1.48%) JUnit
16 51 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 475 (13.80%) Finance
2 269 (7.82%) Retail
3 241 (7.00%) Banking
4 207 (6.02%) Marketing
5 160 (4.65%) Games
6 110 (3.20%) Law
7 40 (1.16%) Advertising
8 39 (1.13%) Back Office
9 37 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 30 (0.87%) Automotive
11 29 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 24 (0.70%) Electronics
13 20 (0.58%) Legal
14 13 (0.38%) Front Office
15 12 (0.35%) Publishing
16 11 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 8 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,583 (46.00%) Developer
2 277 (8.05%) Senior Developer
3 239 (6.95%) .NET Developer
4 237 (6.89%) Software Developer
5 229 (6.66%) C# Developer
6 222 (6.45%) Analyst
7 217 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 210 (6.10%) Designer
9 202 (5.87%) iOS Developer
10 186 (5.41%) Android Developer
11 164 (4.77%) UX Designer
12 149 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 148 (4.30%) Mobile Developer
14 146 (4.24%) Java Developer
15 145 (4.21%) Architect
16 143 (4.16%) PHP Developer
16 143 (4.16%) Tester
17 141 (4.10%) Applications Developer
18 117 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 117 (3.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 839 (24.38%) HTML
2 782 (22.73%) CSS
3 687 (19.97%) .NET
4 435 (12.64%) React
5 387 (11.25%) AngularJS
6 340 (9.88%) REST
7 332 (9.65%) HTML5
8 323 (9.39%) Node.js
9 312 (9.07%) Web Services
10 301 (8.75%) ASP.NET
11 289 (8.40%) RESTful
12 248 (7.21%) React Native
13 237 (6.89%) jQuery
14 189 (5.49%) Spring
15 173 (5.03%) JSON
16 158 (4.59%) SOAP
17 156 (4.53%) CSS3
18 130 (3.78%) Sass
19 128 (3.72%) .NET Framework
20 125 (3.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 621 (18.05%) User Experience
2 169 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 158 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
4 133 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
5 59 (1.71%) Cloud Native
6 52 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 46 (1.34%) Social Media
8 41 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 39 (1.13%) Smartphone
10 38 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
11 34 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (0.90%) Graphic Design
12 31 (0.90%) Internet of Things
13 30 (0.87%) Online Banking
14 26 (0.76%) Data Centre
15 24 (0.70%) Blog
15 24 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (0.64%) NHS
16 22 (0.64%) Smart Home
17 21 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,048 (30.46%) Android
2 944 (27.43%) Apple iOS
3 267 (7.76%) Linux
4 105 (3.05%) Windows
5 94 (2.73%) Unix
6 23 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 14 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.32%) Debian
10 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.23%) Kali Linux
12 8 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.20%) CentOS
14 5 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.087%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,646 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (18.57%) Test Automation
3 506 (14.71%) DevOps
4 491 (14.27%) Software Engineering
5 486 (14.12%) Scrum
6 485 (14.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 437 (12.70%) Android Development
8 407 (11.83%) iOS Development
9 401 (11.65%) OO
10 386 (11.22%) MVC
11 375 (10.90%) TDD
12 357 (10.37%) Microservices
13 347 (10.08%) Mobile Development
14 343 (9.97%) E-Commerce
15 337 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
16 334 (9.71%) Web Development
17 309 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
18 294 (8.54%) OOP
19 287 (8.34%) Mentoring
20 278 (8.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,254 (36.44%) JavaScript
2 814 (23.66%) C#
3 788 (22.90%) Java
4 621 (18.05%) SQL
5 316 (9.18%) PHP
6 314 (9.13%) Python
7 280 (8.14%) Apple Swift
8 204 (5.93%) Kotlin
9 199 (5.78%) Objective-C
10 138 (4.01%) Ruby
11 130 (3.78%) TypeScript
12 99 (2.88%) ES6
13 94 (2.73%) C
14 89 (2.59%) C++
15 81 (2.35%) Java 8
16 62 (1.80%) PHP 7
17 61 (1.77%) VB.NET
18 58 (1.69%) Scala
19 54 (1.57%) Go
20 42 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 387 (11.25%) Degree
2 89 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 52 (1.51%) CREST Certified
5 44 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 43 (1.25%) OSCP
7 41 (1.19%) ISEB
8 31 (0.90%) Security Cleared
9 26 (0.76%) OCA
9 26 (0.76%) OCP
9 26 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
10 25 (0.73%) SC Cleared
11 23 (0.67%) HND
12 21 (0.61%) CHECK Team Member
12 21 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (0.55%) OSCE
14 14 (0.41%) Cyber Scheme
15 13 (0.38%) GPEN
16 12 (0.35%) DV Cleared
17 10 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 435 (12.64%) QA
2 30 (0.87%) GDPR
3 16 (0.46%) NIST
4 15 (0.44%) SLA
5 13 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.35%) SAS 70
7 10 (0.29%) MiFID
8 9 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
8 9 (0.26%) PMO
9 8 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.17%) TickIT
11 5 (0.15%) ISO 13485
11 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.12%) WCAG
13 3 (0.087%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.058%) HL7
15 1 (0.029%) COBIT
15 1 (0.029%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.029%) NCSC
15 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 207 (6.02%) Docker
2 19 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.29%) Firmware
5 7 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.058%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.029%) LXC
8 1 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 148 (4.30%) Kubernetes
2 67 (1.95%) Ansible
3 64 (1.86%) Terraform
4 61 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (1.25%) Puppet
6 17 (0.49%) Mesos
7 16 (0.46%) HP ALM
8 15 (0.44%) Prometheus
9 13 (0.38%) SCCM
10 11 (0.32%) Grafana
10 11 (0.32%) Kibana
10 11 (0.32%) Marathon
10 11 (0.32%) Nmap
11 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
12 9 (0.26%) logstash
12 9 (0.26%) Nessus
13 7 (0.20%) Consul
14 6 (0.17%) Packer
15 5 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
16 3 (0.087%) Nagios
Vendors
1 309 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 179 (5.20%) Google
3 159 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 108 (3.14%) Adobe
5 75 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
6 74 (2.15%) Oracle
7 56 (1.63%) Apple
8 48 (1.39%) Zend
9 40 (1.16%) SAP
9 40 (1.16%) Splunk
10 37 (1.08%) AppDynamics
11 28 (0.81%) Sitecore
12 26 (0.76%) HP
13 23 (0.67%) WorldPay
14 13 (0.38%) Sparx
14 13 (0.38%) Twitter
15 12 (0.35%) Atlassian
15 12 (0.35%) Cadence
15 12 (0.35%) IBM
16 11 (0.32%) Facebook