Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 135 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 4,294 4,485 5,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.44% 2.51% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.61% 5.78% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,488 3,841 4,546
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 76,508 77,631 88,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.47% 43.44% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59,074 60,853 72,210
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile App in the UK

Mobile App
Top 18 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 15 July 2018. 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 -4 4,037 £47,500 - 649
UK excluding London -5 2,438 £45,000 +12.50% 466
London -6 1,730 £57,500 - 234
South East +21 740 £45,000 - 102
North of England -5 658 £40,000 - 164
North West -16 372 £40,000 - 106
Midlands -51 357 £42,500 +16.44% 75
East of England +19 337 £50,000 +11.11% 36
Yorkshire +33 259 £45,000 - 54
South West -35 198 £45,000 +12.50% 37
West Midlands -45 189 £42,500 +18.06% 43
East Midlands -33 165 £42,500 +13.33% 32
Scotland -29 108 £48,000 +6.67% 32
Wales +9 28 £34,000 +4.62% 14
North East -12 27 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Northern Ireland -8 8 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Channel Islands - 5 £70,000 -
Isle of Man - 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 2,169 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,522 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 1,341 (31.23%) HTML
4 1,264 (29.44%) CSS
5 1,003 (23.36%) Java
6 979 (22.80%) C#
7 965 (22.47%) Android
8 955 (22.24%) .NET
9 914 (21.29%) Apple iOS
10 889 (20.70%) User Experience
11 849 (19.77%) SQL
12 790 (18.40%) Test Automation
13 758 (17.65%) Scrum
14 746 (17.37%) TDD
15 723 (16.84%) MVC
16 718 (16.72%) Finance
17 659 (15.35%) Mobile Application Development
18 651 (15.16%) Git (software)
19 590 (13.74%) Web Development
20 583 (13.58%) AngularJS
21 540 (12.58%) Degree
21 540 (12.58%) ASP.NET
22 531 (12.37%) HTML5
23 518 (12.06%) SQL Server
24 478 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
25 477 (11.11%) PHP
26 472 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
27 470 (10.95%) Web Services
28 465 (10.83%) QA
29 459 (10.69%) jQuery

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
1 236 (5.50%) CMS
2 157 (3.66%) Confluence
3 81 (1.89%) WordPress
4 72 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 70 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
6 60 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 57 (1.33%) Apache
8 45 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
8 45 (1.05%) Mule
9 44 (1.02%) nginx
10 43 (1.00%) Umbraco
11 39 (0.91%) Drupal
12 29 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 28 (0.65%) Apache Spark
14 27 (0.63%) EPiServer
15 26 (0.61%) Ethereum
15 26 (0.61%) NServiceBus
15 26 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
16 24 (0.56%) SAS
17 21 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 107 (2.49%) Photoshop
2 63 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (1.35%) InVision
4 42 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
5 36 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
6 34 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 32 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
8 27 (0.63%) MS Visio
9 23 (0.54%) InDesign
9 23 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
10 19 (0.44%) GIMP
11 12 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
12 9 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 9 (0.21%) Pixate
12 9 (0.21%) UXPin
13 6 (0.14%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.070%) Chatbot
15 3 (0.070%) Moqups
16 2 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 34 (0.79%) Magento
2 19 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
4 12 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.19%) Unica
7 5 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
7 5 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.093%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.093%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.093%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.093%) SAP PM
8 4 (0.093%) Shopify
8 4 (0.093%) Siebel CRM
8 4 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.047%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.023%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 478 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
2 342 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 162 (3.77%) GitHub
3 162 (3.77%) SaaS
4 124 (2.89%) Google Play
5 97 (2.26%) npm
6 83 (1.93%) Office 365
6 83 (1.93%) PaaS
7 65 (1.51%) Slack
8 63 (1.47%) IaaS
9 40 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
10 35 (0.82%) Serverless
11 31 (0.72%) Google Analytics
12 26 (0.61%) Firebase
13 24 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 24 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 21 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (0.42%) Sauce Labs
16 17 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 150 (3.49%) HTTP
2 137 (3.19%) Internet
3 34 (0.79%) SMS
4 27 (0.63%) Intranet
4 27 (0.63%) Wireless
5 23 (0.54%) DAB
6 21 (0.49%) DNS
7 20 (0.47%) SSL
8 18 (0.42%) Broadband
8 18 (0.42%) LTE
9 17 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (0.37%) Firewall
11 12 (0.28%) Skype
12 11 (0.26%) ATM
12 11 (0.26%) Network Security
13 10 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
14 9 (0.21%) Bluetooth
14 9 (0.21%) Wireless Security
15 8 (0.19%) NFC
16 7 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 383 (8.92%) MySQL
3 181 (4.22%) NoSQL
4 162 (3.77%) Big Data
5 157 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 121 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 79 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 60 (1.40%) Redis
9 54 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (1.23%) Blockchain
11 44 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 42 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 40 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 36 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (0.84%) SQLite
15 31 (0.72%) Power BI
15 31 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
16 28 (0.65%) GIS
17 24 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 651 (15.16%) Git (software)
2 452 (10.53%) JIRA
3 360 (8.38%) Selenium
4 309 (7.20%) Jenkins
5 154 (3.59%) Cucumber
6 151 (3.52%) Appium
7 143 (3.33%) Maven
8 133 (3.10%) Visual Studio
9 118 (2.75%) WebDriver
10 117 (2.72%) webpack
11 114 (2.65%) gulp
12 108 (2.52%) JUnit
13 106 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 106 (2.47%) Xcode
14 104 (2.42%) Subversion
15 94 (2.19%) TeamCity
16 91 (2.12%) Gradle
17 79 (1.84%) Grunt
18 72 (1.68%) Axure RP
18 72 (1.68%) Jasmine
General
1 718 (16.72%) Finance
2 299 (6.96%) Banking
3 296 (6.89%) Marketing
4 276 (6.43%) Retail
5 266 (6.19%) Games
6 91 (2.12%) Advertising
7 78 (1.82%) Back Office
8 69 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 68 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 67 (1.56%) Law
11 58 (1.35%) Legal
12 47 (1.09%) Automotive
13 35 (0.82%) Publishing
14 32 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 32 (0.75%) Investment Banking
15 27 (0.63%) Electronics
16 26 (0.61%) Retail Banking
17 21 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.47%) Billing
19 16 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,166 (50.44%) Developer
2 382 (8.90%) .NET Developer
3 350 (8.15%) Senior Developer
4 289 (6.73%) C# Developer
5 267 (6.22%) Analyst
6 239 (5.57%) iOS Developer
7 238 (5.54%) Applications Developer
8 235 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 226 (5.26%) Software Engineer
10 225 (5.24%) Software Developer
11 218 (5.08%) Designer
12 216 (5.03%) Android Developer
13 212 (4.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 209 (4.87%) Mobile Developer
15 207 (4.82%) PHP Developer
16 205 (4.77%) Architect
16 205 (4.77%) Java Developer
17 184 (4.29%) Web Developer
18 182 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
19 177 (4.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,341 (31.23%) HTML
2 1,264 (29.44%) CSS
3 955 (22.24%) .NET
4 583 (13.58%) AngularJS
5 540 (12.58%) ASP.NET
6 531 (12.37%) HTML5
7 470 (10.95%) Web Services
8 459 (10.69%) jQuery
9 440 (10.25%) Node.js
10 435 (10.13%) React
11 400 (9.32%) REST
12 374 (8.71%) RESTful
13 362 (8.43%) CSS3
14 360 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 278 (6.47%) JSON
16 261 (6.08%) .NET Framework
17 242 (5.64%) Sass
18 225 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
19 204 (4.75%) XML
20 191 (4.45%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 889 (20.70%) User Experience
2 330 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 266 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 228 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
5 176 (4.10%) Fintech
6 156 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
7 123 (2.86%) iPhone
8 94 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 85 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
10 84 (1.96%) Social Media
11 83 (1.93%) Smartphone
12 79 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
13 69 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 57 (1.33%) Data Centre
14 57 (1.33%) Internet of Things
15 39 (0.91%) Blackberry
16 37 (0.86%) Graphic Design
17 35 (0.82%) NHS
18 31 (0.72%) Animation
19 30 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 965 (22.47%) Android
2 914 (21.29%) Apple iOS
3 375 (8.73%) Linux
4 291 (6.78%) Windows
5 68 (1.58%) Unix
6 21 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
9 13 (0.30%) CentOS
10 12 (0.28%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
13 6 (0.14%) Debian
13 6 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.093%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.070%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.047%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,169 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
2 790 (18.40%) Test Automation
3 758 (17.65%) Scrum
4 746 (17.37%) TDD
5 723 (16.84%) MVC
6 659 (15.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 590 (13.74%) Web Development
8 472 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
9 449 (10.46%) Software Engineering
10 430 (10.01%) OO
11 426 (9.92%) iOS Development
12 409 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
13 393 (9.15%) Android Development
14 384 (8.94%) DevOps
15 381 (8.87%) BDD
15 381 (8.87%) Mobile Development
16 363 (8.45%) SDLC
17 336 (7.82%) Front End Development
18 311 (7.24%) Unit Testing
19 298 (6.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,522 (35.44%) JavaScript
2 1,003 (23.36%) Java
3 979 (22.80%) C#
4 849 (19.77%) SQL
5 477 (11.11%) PHP
6 346 (8.06%) Python
7 266 (6.19%) Apple Swift
8 242 (5.64%) Objective-C
9 188 (4.38%) Ruby
10 160 (3.73%) ES6
11 157 (3.66%) TypeScript
12 138 (3.21%) C++
13 116 (2.70%) Java 8
14 112 (2.61%) T-SQL
15 93 (2.17%) Kotlin
16 79 (1.84%) C
17 71 (1.65%) VB.NET
18 59 (1.37%) Go
19 57 (1.33%) Scala
20 53 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 540 (12.58%) Degree
2 208 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 80 (1.86%) ISTQB
4 63 (1.47%) ISEB
5 39 (0.91%) OSCP
6 34 (0.79%) PhD
7 32 (0.75%) CISSP
8 31 (0.72%) Master's Degree
9 27 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 25 (0.58%) PMI Certification
11 22 (0.51%) CEH
12 21 (0.49%) CREST Certified
12 21 (0.49%) PMP
13 20 (0.47%) CISA
13 20 (0.47%) OSCE
13 20 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
14 18 (0.42%) Security Cleared
15 12 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (0.28%) SC Cleared
16 11 (0.26%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 465 (10.83%) QA
2 33 (0.77%) GDPR
3 25 (0.58%) PMO
3 25 (0.58%) WCAG
4 18 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.33%) GCP
6 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.21%) PA-DSS
8 8 (0.19%) GAMP
8 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.19%) SLA
9 7 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.093%) COBIT
11 4 (0.093%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.070%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.047%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 195 (4.54%) Docker
2 45 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.37%) Firmware
4 13 (0.30%) Varnish
5 10 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.14%) LXC
9 4 (0.093%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.023%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.023%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.023%) XenApp
10 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 54 (1.26%) Terraform
2 49 (1.14%) Ansible
3 45 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.88%) Kubernetes
5 36 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 35 (0.82%) Puppet
7 23 (0.54%) HP ALM
8 15 (0.35%) HockeyApp
9 10 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.16%) Nessus
10 7 (0.16%) Nmap
11 4 (0.093%) Kibana
11 4 (0.093%) Perfmon
11 4 (0.093%) SCCM
12 3 (0.070%) cPanel
12 3 (0.070%) Marathon
12 3 (0.070%) Mesos
12 3 (0.070%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.047%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.047%) Icinga
Vendors
1 391 (9.11%) Microsoft
2 292 (6.80%) Google
3 239 (5.57%) Xamarin
4 154 (3.59%) Adobe
5 151 (3.52%) Apple
6 124 (2.89%) Oracle
7 74 (1.72%) SAP
8 66 (1.54%) WorldPay
9 65 (1.51%) Splunk
10 62 (1.44%) Zend
11 56 (1.30%) Sitecore
12 53 (1.23%) AppDynamics
13 35 (0.82%) MobileIron
14 34 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
15 31 (0.72%) Atlassian
16 30 (0.70%) Capita
16 30 (0.70%) HP
17 27 (0.63%) IBM
17 27 (0.63%) Twitter
18 25 (0.58%) Facebook