Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 130 150
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 4278 4846 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.55% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.67% 6.23% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 4216 4104
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 75408 77749 91019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.27% 40.99% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56603 63777 72865
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 -15 4056 £47,500 -5.00% 283
UK excluding London +22 2529 £40,000 - 172
London -55 1681 £57,500 - 119
South East +35 610 £44,000 -7.37% 31
North of England +3 608 £40,000 +6.67% 63
Midlands +16 525 £35,000 -6.67% 28
North West -3 384 £40,000 +3.90% 33
East of England +6 377 £45,000 +5.88% 19
West Midlands +3 336 £34,250 -2.14% 15
South West +51 253 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Yorkshire +17 203 £42,500 +13.33% 29
East Midlands +40 191 £39,000 -6.02% 12
Scotland -6 119 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Wales +11 22 £35,000 -1.44% 2
North East 0 21 £33,750 +9.71% 1
Northern Ireland -12 19 £35,000 +12.00%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 1999 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1700 (39.74%) JavaScript
3 1473 (34.43%) HTML
4 1428 (33.38%) Android
5 1319 (30.83%) CSS
6 1200 (28.05%) Apple iOS
7 1054 (24.64%) Java
8 925 (21.62%) User Experience
9 914 (21.37%) C#
10 873 (20.41%) .NET
11 785 (18.35%) AngularJS
12 763 (17.84%) Mobile Application Development
13 745 (17.41%) TDD
14 699 (16.34%) SQL
14 699 (16.34%) HTML5
15 677 (15.83%) MVC
16 661 (15.45%) Android Development
17 653 (15.26%) Scrum
18 623 (14.56%) Git (software)
19 604 (14.12%) iOS Development
20 564 (13.18%) jQuery
21 563 (13.16%) Finance
22 561 (13.11%) ASP.NET
23 558 (13.04%) Degree
24 553 (12.93%) SQL Server
25 539 (12.60%) PHP
26 537 (12.55%) Web Services
27 526 (12.30%) Test Automation
28 502 (11.73%) Web Development
29 486 (11.36%) 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
1 282 (6.59%) CMS
2 139 (3.25%) WordPress
3 92 (2.15%) Drupal
4 83 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 79 (1.85%) Apache
6 74 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 64 (1.50%) nginx
8 62 (1.45%) IIS
9 55 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (1.24%) Confluence
11 47 (1.10%) JBoss
12 31 (0.72%) Joomla!
13 30 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 26 (0.61%) Apache Spark
15 25 (0.58%) WildFly
16 24 (0.56%) WebSphere
17 22 (0.51%) Apache Geronimo
17 22 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
17 22 (0.51%) WebLogic
18 20 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 160 (3.74%) Photoshop
2 89 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 78 (1.82%) InVision
4 72 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 59 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
6 24 (0.56%) InDesign
7 21 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
8 19 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (0.44%) Moqups
9 10 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (0.23%) MS Visio
10 7 (0.16%) UXPin
11 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.12%) GIMP
12 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.047%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.047%) Pixate
14 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.023%) HipChat
14 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 67 (1.57%) Magento
2 27 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.14%) Maximo
7 6 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
8 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.094%) Shopify
9 4 (0.094%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.047%) BASE24
10 2 (0.047%) Primavera
10 2 (0.047%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.023%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 300 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (4.98%) Google Play
2 213 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (3.88%) SaaS
4 133 (3.11%) GitHub
5 74 (1.73%) npm
6 33 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 33 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 28 (0.65%) Office 365
8 26 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 22 (0.51%) TestFlight
10 21 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (0.49%) PaaS
11 20 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (0.42%) IaaS
13 17 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (0.40%) Serverless
14 14 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 129 (3.02%) HTTP
2 83 (1.94%) Internet
3 40 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.72%) Intranet
5 23 (0.54%) Firewall
6 22 (0.51%) DNS
7 20 (0.47%) Network Security
8 19 (0.44%) ATM
8 19 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (0.37%) Wireless
10 14 (0.33%) Extranet
10 14 (0.33%) VPN
11 13 (0.30%) Bluetooth
11 13 (0.30%) Skype
11 13 (0.30%) SSL
12 12 (0.28%) VoIP
13 11 (0.26%) DHCP
14 10 (0.23%) LAN
15 9 (0.21%) SSH
16 8 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 553 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 398 (9.30%) MySQL
3 144 (3.37%) NoSQL
4 138 (3.23%) Big Data
5 115 (2.69%) MongoDB
6 114 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 95 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 72 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 63 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 63 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 53 (1.24%) Redis
11 46 (1.08%) SQLite
12 44 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 39 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 38 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
15 37 (0.86%) Data Mining
16 31 (0.72%) Hadoop
16 31 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
17 30 (0.70%) MariaDB
18 27 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 623 (14.56%) Git (software)
2 223 (5.21%) JIRA
3 210 (4.91%) Selenium
4 194 (4.53%) Jenkins
4 194 (4.53%) Xcode
5 170 (3.97%) Visual Studio
6 157 (3.67%) Subversion
7 146 (3.41%) Android Studio
8 123 (2.88%) Cucumber
9 119 (2.78%) gulp
10 92 (2.15%) Grunt
11 81 (1.89%) Appium
12 80 (1.87%) JUnit
13 76 (1.78%) Maven
14 73 (1.71%) Gradle
14 73 (1.71%) webpack
15 63 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 59 (1.38%) Axure RP
17 58 (1.36%) Eclipse
18 56 (1.31%) WebDriver
General
1 563 (13.16%) Finance
2 413 (9.65%) Marketing
3 327 (7.64%) Retail
4 269 (6.29%) Games
5 169 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 157 (3.67%) Banking
7 151 (3.53%) Electronics
8 136 (3.18%) Manufacturing
9 93 (2.17%) Advertising
10 68 (1.59%) Law
11 62 (1.45%) Legal
12 51 (1.19%) Publishing
13 45 (1.05%) Back Office
14 43 (1.01%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.58%) Automotive
15 25 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
16 15 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.33%) Music Industry
18 12 (0.28%) Investment Banking
19 11 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2371 (55.42%) Developer
2 462 (10.80%) .NET Developer
3 359 (8.39%) Android Developer
4 346 (8.09%) Senior Developer
5 320 (7.48%) iOS Developer
6 308 (7.20%) C# Developer
7 280 (6.55%) Designer
8 261 (6.10%) Mobile Developer
9 254 (5.94%) Applications Developer
9 254 (5.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 240 (5.61%) PHP Developer
11 234 (5.47%) Java Developer
12 232 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 228 (5.33%) Analyst
14 227 (5.31%) Software Developer
15 224 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
16 199 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 189 (4.42%) UX Designer
18 187 (4.37%) Web Developer
19 179 (4.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1473 (34.43%) HTML
2 1319 (30.83%) CSS
3 873 (20.41%) .NET
4 785 (18.35%) AngularJS
5 699 (16.34%) HTML5
6 564 (13.18%) jQuery
7 561 (13.11%) ASP.NET
8 537 (12.55%) Web Services
9 486 (11.36%) Node.js
10 453 (10.59%) REST
11 373 (8.72%) JSON
12 357 (8.35%) CSS3
13 326 (7.62%) React
14 320 (7.48%) XML
15 312 (7.29%) RESTful
16 310 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 264 (6.17%) Sass
18 216 (5.05%) SOAP
19 203 (4.75%) Spring
20 196 (4.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 925 (21.62%) User Experience
2 359 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 293 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 176 (4.11%) iPhone
5 153 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
6 126 (2.95%) Social Media
7 116 (2.71%) Algorithms
8 114 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
9 106 (2.48%) Fintech
10 60 (1.40%) iPad
11 58 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 55 (1.29%) Data Centre
13 43 (1.01%) Blog
14 39 (0.91%) Virtual Team
15 34 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.75%) Graphic Design
17 31 (0.72%) Driving Licence
18 29 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 27 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
20 25 (0.58%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 1428 (33.38%) Android
2 1200 (28.05%) Apple iOS
3 325 (7.60%) Windows
4 319 (7.46%) Linux
5 55 (1.29%) Ubuntu
6 52 (1.22%) Unix
7 39 (0.91%) Windows Server
8 36 (0.84%) Windows Phone
9 25 (0.58%) Debian
10 21 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
11 13 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.16%) Kali Linux
15 5 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.070%) CentOS
17 2 (0.047%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1999 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 763 (17.84%) Mobile Application Development
3 745 (17.41%) TDD
4 677 (15.83%) MVC
5 661 (15.45%) Android Development
6 653 (15.26%) Scrum
7 604 (14.12%) iOS Development
8 526 (12.30%) Test Automation
9 502 (11.73%) Web Development
10 457 (10.68%) Software Engineering
11 445 (10.40%) E-Commerce
12 434 (10.14%) Mobile Development
13 430 (10.05%) OO
14 374 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
15 356 (8.32%) Front End Development
16 330 (7.71%) BDD
17 287 (6.71%) SDLC
18 285 (6.66%) Unit Testing
19 277 (6.47%) Mentoring
20 254 (5.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1700 (39.74%) JavaScript
2 1054 (24.64%) Java
3 914 (21.37%) C#
4 699 (16.34%) SQL
5 539 (12.60%) PHP
6 427 (9.98%) Objective-C
7 349 (8.16%) Apple Swift
8 324 (7.57%) Python
9 200 (4.68%) C++
10 177 (4.14%) C
11 148 (3.46%) Ruby
12 87 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 84 (1.96%) ES6
14 62 (1.45%) Scala
15 57 (1.33%) TypeScript
15 57 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 52 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 47 (1.10%) Bash Shell
18 33 (0.77%) PowerShell
19 29 (0.68%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 558 (13.04%) Degree
2 257 (6.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (1.73%) ISTQB
4 51 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 44 (1.03%) ISEB
7 39 (0.91%) PhD
8 33 (0.77%) MCP
9 29 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 28 (0.65%) APMP
10 28 (0.65%) CREST Certified
11 26 (0.61%) CEH
12 25 (0.58%) CISSP
12 25 (0.58%) OSCP
13 20 (0.47%) Master's Degree
14 13 (0.30%) CHECK Team Member
14 13 (0.30%) Cyber Scheme
15 11 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.23%) CISM
16 10 (0.23%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (9.47%) QA
2 32 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (0.63%) WCAG
4 23 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 15 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 15 (0.35%) GDPR
7 13 (0.30%) PMO
8 12 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 9 (0.21%) SAS 70
10 6 (0.14%) SLA
11 3 (0.070%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.070%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.070%) SEPA
12 2 (0.047%) COBIT
12 2 (0.047%) GCP
13 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.023%) HL7
13 1 (0.023%) IASME
13 1 (0.023%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 170 (3.97%) Docker
2 32 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.16%) Firmware
4 6 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.070%) Xen
5 3 (0.070%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.047%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.047%) XenApp
7 1 (0.023%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.023%) LXC
7 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.023%) Postfix
7 1 (0.023%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (0.72%) Ansible
3 26 (0.61%) Puppet
4 21 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.44%) Nessus
6 11 (0.26%) Kibana
6 11 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 9 (0.21%) HockeyApp
7 9 (0.21%) Marathon
7 9 (0.21%) Mesos
7 9 (0.21%) Nmap
8 8 (0.19%) Terraform
9 6 (0.14%) WebInspect
10 5 (0.12%) HP Fortify
10 5 (0.12%) SCCM
11 4 (0.094%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.070%) Graphite
12 3 (0.070%) logstash
12 3 (0.070%) Nagios
12 3 (0.070%) Rancher
Vendors
1 386 (9.02%) Google
2 352 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 258 (6.03%) Xamarin
4 185 (4.32%) Adobe
5 135 (3.16%) SAP
6 105 (2.45%) Apple
7 93 (2.17%) Oracle
8 67 (1.57%) Zend
9 47 (1.10%) Sitecore
10 36 (0.84%) HP
11 31 (0.72%) Facebook
12 30 (0.70%) hybris
13 28 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 24 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (0.44%) IBM
16 17 (0.40%) Twitter
17 16 (0.37%) Tableau
18 15 (0.35%) Appcelerator
19 14 (0.33%) New Relic
20 13 (0.30%) Citrix