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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Development
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 374 333 309
Rank change year-on-year -41 -24 +68
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Development 1,592 1,161 669
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 1.01% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.08% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 712 735 580
10th Percentile £43,875 £37,500 £36,725
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £94,875 £87,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +12.90%

Mobile Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161,721 107,622 58,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.75% 94.06% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 84,129 73,141 47,812
10th Percentile £34,207 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,600 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.91% +1.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mobile Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in the UK

Mobile Development
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mobile Development.

Salary trend for Mobile Development in the UK

Mobile Development
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mobile Development over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Mobile Development in the UK

Mobile Development
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 Development within the UK over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -43 1,349 £66,786 +6.86% 119
London -27 831 £75,000 +3.45% 52
Work from Home -74 748 £60,000 - 67
UK excluding London -81 583 £55,000 +10.00% 69
South East -114 185 £60,000 +4.35% 16
North of England -25 151 £55,000 - 24
South West -15 75 £50,000 - 9
North West -47 72 £55,000 +17.02% 19
Scotland -11 71 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire -20 67 £55,000 - 3
Midlands -47 58 £55,000 +22.22% 13
West Midlands -37 45 £55,000 +71.88% 9
East of England -59 41 £55,000 +15.79% 5
North East +4 13 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands -31 13 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Wales -28 2 - -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing Mobile Development 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 Development.

1 884 (55.53%) Apple iOS
2 880 (55.28%) Android
3 790 (49.62%) Agile
4 620 (38.94%) iOS Development
5 575 (36.12%) Mobile App
6 533 (33.48%) JavaScript
7 502 (31.53%) Android Development
8 495 (31.09%) Apple Swift
9 441 (27.70%) User Experience
10 396 (24.87%) React
11 392 (24.62%) Kotlin
12 356 (22.36%) React Native
13 346 (21.73%) Software Engineering
14 292 (18.34%) Git (software)
15 287 (18.03%) Java
16 280 (17.59%) REST
17 275 (17.27%) Degree
18 262 (16.46%) Greenfield Project
19 247 (15.52%) Full Stack Development
20 245 (15.39%) Finance
21 236 (14.82%) UX Design
22 233 (14.64%) Objective-C
22 233 (14.64%) CI/CD
23 231 (14.51%) Banking
24 218 (13.69%) Computer Science
25 216 (13.57%) HTML
26 213 (13.38%) Google
27 212 (13.32%) Social Skills
28 211 (13.25%) Unit Testing
29 204 (12.81%) TypeScript

Mobile Development
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 42 (2.64%) Confluence
2 33 (2.07%) CMS
2 33 (2.07%) Headless CMS
3 16 (1.01%) Drupal
4 13 (0.82%) Apache
4 13 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
5 11 (0.69%) Ethereum
6 8 (0.50%) IIS
7 7 (0.44%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.31%) IBM Domino
10 4 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.19%) WordPress
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.13%) Mendix
12 2 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (1.38%) Chatbot
2 16 (1.01%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.01%) Sketch
3 11 (0.69%) InVision
4 6 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.44%) Shopify
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 157 (9.86%) AWS
2 123 (7.73%) Azure
3 99 (6.22%) Google Play
4 94 (5.90%) SaaS
5 88 (5.53%) Firebase
5 88 (5.53%) GitHub
6 84 (5.28%) GCP
7 52 (3.27%) Serverless
8 35 (2.20%) Slack
9 32 (2.01%) npm
10 30 (1.88%) Figma
11 29 (1.82%) AppsFlyer
12 23 (1.44%) Azure DevOps
13 22 (1.38%) Amazon Alexa
14 21 (1.32%) Pushwoosh
15 19 (1.19%) Miro
16 16 (1.01%) Bitrise
17 13 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
17 13 (0.82%) WhatsApp
18 11 (0.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.84%) Internet
2 43 (2.70%) HTTP
3 19 (1.19%) VoIP
4 18 (1.13%) Network Security
5 12 (0.75%) Broadband
6 9 (0.57%) Bluetooth
6 9 (0.57%) Wireless
7 5 (0.31%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.25%) MQTT
9 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.063%) DNS
10 1 (0.063%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (4.77%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.65%) MySQL
3 69 (4.33%) NoSQL
4 26 (1.63%) Redis
5 25 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 22 (1.38%) CockroachDB
7 19 (1.19%) DynamoDB
8 14 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (0.69%) SQLite
10 8 (0.50%) Metabase
10 8 (0.50%) Mixpanel
10 8 (0.50%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.25%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.25%) Tableau
14 2 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 292 (18.34%) Git (software)
2 106 (6.66%) JIRA
3 92 (5.78%) Bitbucket
4 87 (5.46%) Jenkins
5 78 (4.90%) Android Studio
6 60 (3.77%) Xcode
7 56 (3.52%) Gradle
8 49 (3.08%) Mercurial
9 48 (3.02%) Mocha
10 42 (2.64%) JUnit
11 38 (2.39%) Mockito
12 30 (1.88%) webpack
13 27 (1.70%) CircleCI
14 25 (1.57%) fastlane
14 25 (1.57%) GitLab
15 23 (1.44%) Cucumber
16 21 (1.32%) git-flow
17 19 (1.19%) Maven
18 15 (0.94%) Bundler
18 15 (0.94%) CocoaPods
General
1 245 (15.39%) Finance
2 231 (14.51%) Banking
3 212 (13.32%) Social Skills
4 137 (8.61%) Games
5 128 (8.04%) Retail
6 112 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
7 85 (5.34%) Public Sector
8 84 (5.28%) Marketing
9 56 (3.52%) Publishing
10 45 (2.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 33 (2.07%) Financial Institution
11 33 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
12 28 (1.76%) Manufacturing
13 26 (1.63%) Legal
14 22 (1.38%) Wearables
15 19 (1.19%) Fire and Rescue
16 18 (1.13%) Telecoms
17 15 (0.94%) Law
18 13 (0.82%) French Language
18 13 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 1,073 (67.40%) Developer
2 346 (21.73%) Senior Developer
3 303 (19.03%) iOS Developer
3 303 (19.03%) Mobile Developer
4 174 (10.93%) React Developer
5 162 (10.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 138 (8.67%) Android Developer
7 136 (8.54%) Android Engineer
8 113 (7.10%) Software Engineer
9 104 (6.53%) Senior Mobile Developer
10 101 (6.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 81 (5.09%) Senior Android Developer
12 73 (4.59%) Senior iOS Developer
13 61 (3.83%) Java Developer
14 53 (3.33%) Applications Developer
15 52 (3.27%) Lead Developer
15 52 (3.27%) Mobile Engineer
16 45 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
17 38 (2.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 36 (2.26%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (24.87%) React
2 356 (22.36%) React Native
3 280 (17.59%) REST
4 216 (13.57%) HTML
5 192 (12.06%) Node.js
6 190 (11.93%) CSS
7 184 (11.56%) Web Services
8 152 (9.55%) UIKit
9 150 (9.42%) RESTful
10 143 (8.98%) SwiftUI
11 130 (8.17%) Laravel
12 122 (7.66%) HTML5
13 112 (7.04%) Flutter
14 108 (6.78%) JSON
15 98 (6.16%) .NET
16 96 (6.03%) Dagger
16 96 (6.03%) Redux
17 95 (5.97%) Android SDK
18 90 (5.65%) AngularJS
19 74 (4.65%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 575 (36.12%) Mobile App
2 441 (27.70%) User Experience
3 262 (16.46%) Greenfield Project
4 84 (5.28%) Mobile Payment
5 81 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
6 56 (3.52%) Hackathon
7 55 (3.45%) Blockchain
8 52 (3.27%) Animation
9 41 (2.58%) NHS
10 40 (2.51%) Online Banking
11 33 (2.07%) Video\Live Streaming
12 30 (1.88%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.88%) Data Structures
12 30 (1.88%) Smartphone
13 29 (1.82%) Wiki
14 24 (1.51%) Virtual Team
15 23 (1.44%) Cyberattack
16 22 (1.38%) Analytical Mindset
16 22 (1.38%) Clustering
17 20 (1.26%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 884 (55.53%) Apple iOS
2 880 (55.28%) Android
3 37 (2.32%) Linux
4 36 (2.26%) Windows
5 27 (1.70%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.44%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.25%) Unix
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (49.62%) Agile
2 620 (38.94%) iOS Development
3 502 (31.53%) Android Development
4 346 (21.73%) Software Engineering
5 247 (15.52%) Full Stack Development
6 236 (14.82%) UX Design
7 233 (14.64%) CI/CD
8 218 (13.69%) Computer Science
9 211 (13.25%) Unit Testing
10 184 (11.56%) Test Automation
11 183 (11.49%) DevOps
12 176 (11.06%) MVVM
13 167 (10.49%) Scrum
14 153 (9.61%) Mentoring
14 153 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
15 134 (8.42%) Front End Development
16 129 (8.10%) OOP
17 123 (7.73%) Microservices
18 117 (7.35%) API Development
18 117 (7.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 533 (33.48%) JavaScript
2 495 (31.09%) Apple Swift
3 392 (24.62%) Kotlin
4 287 (18.03%) Java
5 233 (14.64%) Objective-C
6 204 (12.81%) TypeScript
7 140 (8.79%) PHP
8 113 (7.10%) Python
9 112 (7.04%) SQL
10 105 (6.60%) C#
11 70 (4.40%) ES6
12 64 (4.02%) Ruby
13 49 (3.08%) C
14 43 (2.70%) C++
14 43 (2.70%) Go
15 24 (1.51%) Dart
16 22 (1.38%) Bash
17 12 (0.75%) ANSI C
18 11 (0.69%) Clojure
19 8 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 275 (17.27%) Degree
2 109 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (2.76%) Master's Degree
4 13 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.50%) AWS Certification
6 8 (0.50%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.38%) PhD
8 5 (0.31%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.19%) PMP
10 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.063%) CISSP
11 1 (0.063%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.063%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.53%) QA
2 66 (4.15%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.25%) GLP
4 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.063%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (7.85%) Docker
2 6 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.38%) Firmware
3 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 58 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 29 (1.82%) Terraform
3 12 (0.75%) Ansible
4 5 (0.31%) Bugsnag
5 4 (0.25%) Packer
6 2 (0.13%) Puppet
7 1 (0.063%) MIIS
7 1 (0.063%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 213 (13.38%) Google
2 113 (7.10%) Apple
3 58 (3.64%) Xamarin
4 41 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 37 (2.32%) Adobe
6 25 (1.57%) TrueLayer
7 18 (1.13%) Sitecore
8 15 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.82%) Oracle
9 13 (0.82%) Snapchat
10 12 (0.75%) Bloomberg
10 12 (0.75%) SAP
11 10 (0.63%) Pega
12 9 (0.57%) Perforce
12 9 (0.57%) Samsung
13 8 (0.50%) BT
14 7 (0.44%) ServiceNow
14 7 (0.44%) Snow
14 7 (0.44%) Snowplow