The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Mobile Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 719 617 569
Rank change year-on-year -102 -48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 133 348 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 121 311 315
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in the UK

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in the UK

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in the UK

Mobile 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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 -119 112 £45,000 -5.26% 34
London -35 39 £52,500 -4.54% 14
South East +24 21 £45,000 +16.88% 2
City of London +13 20 £52,500 +5.00% 7
West Midlands +9 16 £34,000 -26.48% 1
North West -3 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England 0 12 £35,000 - 3
Hampshire +23 10 £47,500 -
Scotland +14 9 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Cambridge +12 9 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -23 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South West +18 8 £34,000 -12.82% 4
Warwickshire +32 7 £34,000 +51.11%
Glasgow +23 7 £43,250 +1.76% 3
East Sussex +13 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Brighton +12 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Leamington Spa - 7 £34,000 -
Belfast - 6 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £47,500 -
County Antrim - 6 £47,500 -
Bristol -3 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Cheshire - 4 £52,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £50,000 -
Southampton - 4 £38,750 -
Shropshire -2 3 £37,250 +19.20%
Telford -7 3 £37,250 +19.20%
Hertfordshire - 3 £62,500 -
Surrey +21 2 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Birmingham +20 2 £35,000 -22.22%

Mobile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 229 (83.88%) Mobile Development
2 207 (75.82%) Apple iOS
3 205 (75.09%) Mobile App
4 200 (73.26%) Android
5 161 (58.97%) iOS Development
6 154 (56.41%) Android Development
7 101 (37.00%) Java
8 95 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (34.07%) Objective-C
10 74 (27.11%) JavaScript
10 74 (27.11%) Apple Swift
11 73 (26.74%) C#
12 71 (26.01%) Xamarin
13 62 (22.71%) HTML
14 53 (19.41%) CSS
15 47 (17.22%) REST
16 45 (16.48%) .NET
17 44 (16.12%) Windows
18 43 (15.75%) Android SDK
19 42 (15.38%) OO
19 42 (15.38%) User Experience
20 40 (14.65%) Mobile Application Development
21 37 (13.55%) iOS SDK
22 35 (12.82%) Degree
22 35 (12.82%) JSON
23 34 (12.45%) Xcode
24 33 (12.09%) HTML5
25 32 (11.72%) Git (software)
26 29 (10.62%) Web Development
26 29 (10.62%) TDD

Mobile 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 6 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Drupal
3 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.96%) Google Play
2 10 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.56%) TestFlight
4 6 (2.20%) iTunes
5 5 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) NFC
2 1 (0.37%) VPN
2 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.13%) MySQL
2 11 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.56%) Big Data
3 7 (2.56%) Redis
4 6 (2.20%) SQLite
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.37%) GIS
5 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (12.45%) Xcode
2 32 (11.72%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.52%) Android Studio
4 9 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.93%) CocoaPods
5 8 (2.93%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.20%) Subversion
7 5 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.83%) JIRA
7 5 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.47%) Appium
8 4 (1.47%) Gradle
9 2 (0.73%) Calabash
9 2 (0.73%) Selenium
9 2 (0.73%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.37%) dotTrace
10 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (8.06%) Finance
2 16 (5.86%) Publishing
3 8 (2.93%) Retail
4 6 (2.20%) Games
5 3 (1.10%) Automotive
6 2 (0.73%) Advertising
6 2 (0.73%) Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (22.71%) HTML
2 53 (19.41%) CSS
3 47 (17.22%) REST
4 45 (16.48%) .NET
5 43 (15.75%) Android SDK
6 37 (13.55%) iOS SDK
7 35 (12.82%) JSON
8 33 (12.09%) HTML5
9 29 (10.62%) Web Services
10 22 (8.06%) AngularJS
10 22 (8.06%) React Native
10 22 (8.06%) RESTful
11 17 (6.23%) jQuery
12 16 (5.86%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.49%) Cocoa
14 14 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (5.13%) Cocoa Touch
14 14 (5.13%) WPF
15 13 (4.76%) .NET Framework
15 13 (4.76%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 205 (75.09%) Mobile App
2 42 (15.38%) User Experience
3 18 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.13%) mHealth
6 7 (2.56%) NHS
7 6 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (2.20%) iPad
8 5 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.10%) Apple TV
9 3 (1.10%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.10%) iPhone
9 3 (1.10%) Social Media
10 2 (0.73%) Animation
10 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.73%) Fintech
10 2 (0.73%) Xbox
11 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 207 (75.82%) Apple iOS
2 200 (73.26%) Android
3 44 (16.12%) Windows
4 27 (9.89%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (83.88%) Mobile Development
2 161 (58.97%) iOS Development
3 154 (56.41%) Android Development
4 95 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.38%) OO
6 40 (14.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 29 (10.62%) TDD
7 29 (10.62%) Web Development
8 28 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (10.26%) MVC
8 28 (10.26%) MVVM
9 25 (9.16%) Software Engineering
10 24 (8.79%) E-Commerce
11 22 (8.06%) Scrum
12 21 (7.69%) OOP
13 19 (6.96%) Unit Testing
14 18 (6.59%) SOLID
15 13 (4.76%) BDD
15 13 (4.76%) Front End Development
16 12 (4.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 101 (37.00%) Java
2 93 (34.07%) Objective-C
3 74 (27.11%) Apple Swift
3 74 (27.11%) JavaScript
4 73 (26.74%) C#
5 21 (7.69%) SQL
6 20 (7.33%) XAML
7 16 (5.86%) PHP
8 11 (4.03%) C++
9 5 (1.83%) Python
10 2 (0.73%) F#
10 2 (0.73%) Ruby
11 1 (0.37%) Dart
11 1 (0.37%) Lua
11 1 (0.37%) OCaml
11 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (12.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.42%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 71 (26.01%) Xamarin
2 27 (9.89%) Google
3 22 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 18 (6.59%) Apple
5 6 (2.20%) Remedy
6 4 (1.47%) Intel
6 4 (1.47%) Twitter
7 3 (1.10%) Facebook
8 2 (0.73%) Symbian
8 2 (0.73%) Zend
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe
9 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle
9 1 (0.37%) Perforce
9 1 (0.37%) Sencha
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
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