The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application Developer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 746 800 795
Rank change year-on-year +54 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 124 113 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 105 101 131
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer.

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in the UK

Mobile Applications Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 121 £42,500 -5.55% 20
London +42 49 £57,500 +4.54% 10
West Midlands +27 29 £34,000 -15.00% 4
East of England +11 17 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Warwickshire +17 13 £34,000 +36.00%
Leamington Spa - 13 £34,000 -
Coventry +2 12 £30,000 -44.44%
South East +34 9 £48,750 +8.33% 1
South West +17 9 £42,500 -
Bristol -15 9 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £45,750 -
Saffron Walden - 6 £31,500 -
Essex - 6 £31,500 -
City of London +27 5 £41,000 -21.90% 2
East Sussex +11 4 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +9 4 £36,500 -2.66%
Leicestershire +8 4 £34,500 -8.00%
Brighton +7 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +7 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Birmingham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +11 3 - - 1
Hampshire +9 3 £46,000 -26.40% 1
Leeds +4 3 - - 1
Winchester - 3 £46,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Brentford - 2 £60,000 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £45,000 -
Leicester +7 1 £36,500 -2.66%

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Mobile Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 193 (95.07%) Mobile App
2 168 (82.76%) Android
3 153 (75.37%) Android Development
4 138 (67.98%) Apple iOS
5 113 (55.67%) iOS Development
6 101 (49.75%) Java
7 97 (47.78%) Objective-C
8 89 (43.84%) Apple Swift
9 86 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (33.00%) JavaScript
10 67 (33.00%) HTML
10 67 (33.00%) CSS
11 60 (29.56%) Degree
12 57 (28.08%) MySQL
13 55 (27.09%) Mobile Development
14 54 (26.60%) TDD
15 52 (25.62%) Django
15 52 (25.62%) Python
16 48 (23.65%) Software Engineering
17 41 (20.20%) Xcode
18 38 (18.72%) Computer Science
19 36 (17.73%) Android Studio
20 34 (16.75%) REST
21 33 (16.26%) Finance
21 33 (16.26%) Web Services
21 33 (16.26%) Computer Science Degree
22 32 (15.76%) User Experience
22 32 (15.76%) Mobile Application Development
23 31 (15.27%) React Native
23 31 (15.27%) HTML5

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
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 2 (0.99%) Confluence
1 2 (0.99%) WordPress
2 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.46%) Google Play
2 4 (1.97%) GitHub
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.32%) Skype
2 6 (2.96%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.99%) SSH
3 2 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.08%) MySQL
2 12 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.49%) Redis
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (20.20%) Xcode
2 36 (17.73%) Android Studio
3 21 (10.34%) Gradle
4 20 (9.85%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.93%) Maven
6 7 (3.45%) Subversion
7 6 (2.96%) Darcs
7 6 (2.96%) git-flow
8 5 (2.46%) JIRA
9 4 (1.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.99%) Appium
12 1 (0.49%) CocoaPods
12 1 (0.49%) Grunt
12 1 (0.49%) gulp
12 1 (0.49%) Robolectric
12 1 (0.49%) Selenium
12 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (16.26%) Finance
2 12 (5.91%) Retail
3 10 (4.93%) Automotive
4 5 (2.46%) Games
5 4 (1.97%) Legal
5 4 (1.97%) Publishing
6 3 (1.48%) Back Office
6 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Electronics
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (33.00%) CSS
1 67 (33.00%) HTML
2 52 (25.62%) Django
3 34 (16.75%) REST
4 33 (16.26%) Web Services
5 31 (15.27%) HTML5
5 31 (15.27%) React Native
6 30 (14.78%) JSON
7 28 (13.79%) Android SDK
8 21 (10.34%) .NET
9 17 (8.37%) AngularJS
9 17 (8.37%) iOS SDK
10 14 (6.90%) SOAP
11 13 (6.40%) Apache Cordova
11 13 (6.40%) XML
12 12 (5.91%) RxJava
13 10 (4.93%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.93%) Ionic Framework
14 9 (4.43%) Sass
15 7 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 193 (95.07%) Mobile App
2 38 (18.72%) Computer Science
3 32 (15.76%) User Experience
4 26 (12.81%) Algorithms
5 25 (12.32%) Data Structures
5 25 (12.32%) mHealth
6 16 (7.88%) iPad
6 16 (7.88%) iPhone
7 15 (7.39%) Fintech
8 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.99%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.49%) Animation
11 1 (0.49%) Blog
11 1 (0.49%) EMV
11 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 168 (82.76%) Android
2 138 (67.98%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.93%) Windows
4 4 (1.97%) Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (75.37%) Android Development
2 113 (55.67%) iOS Development
3 86 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (27.09%) Mobile Development
5 54 (26.60%) TDD
6 48 (23.65%) Software Engineering
7 32 (15.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 21 (10.34%) Asset Management
8 21 (10.34%) OO
9 20 (9.85%) SOLID
9 20 (9.85%) Test Automation
10 19 (9.36%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.39%) Scrum
12 13 (6.40%) BDD
12 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.91%) MVC
14 11 (5.42%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.42%) Pair Programming
14 11 (5.42%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 101 (49.75%) Java
2 97 (47.78%) Objective-C
3 89 (43.84%) Apple Swift
4 67 (33.00%) JavaScript
5 52 (25.62%) Python
6 28 (13.79%) C#
7 14 (6.90%) C
7 14 (6.90%) SQL
8 12 (5.91%) PHP
9 8 (3.94%) C++
10 6 (2.96%) ES6
11 3 (1.48%) XAML
12 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.49%) F#
13 1 (0.49%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (29.56%) Degree
2 33 (16.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.39%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (11.33%) Xamarin
2 10 (4.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.43%) Google
4 4 (1.97%) Appcelerator
4 4 (1.97%) Apple
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe
5 2 (0.99%) Intel
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
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