Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Development
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 332 327
Rank change year-on-year -24 -5 -39
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Development 1599 1800 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 0.95% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.06% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1623 1969
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,975 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 161983 169953 194669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127876 141202 160286
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in the UK

Mobile Development
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Development in the UK

Mobile Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Development over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 1478 £47,500 -5.00% 89
UK excluding London +2 1006 £40,000 -5.88% 53
London -43 581 £60,000 -4.00% 41
South East +3 307 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Midlands +65 202 £36,500 -2.67% 9
North of England +13 178 £40,000 - 16
West Midlands +12 121 £37,500 +15.38% 5
East of England +1 117 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North West -22 101 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West -61 95 £41,750 +4.38% 4
Scotland -6 89 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +62 81 £33,500 -29.47% 4
Yorkshire +51 62 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Wales +23 16 £37,000 -1.33% 2
North East +24 15 £45,000 -10.00%
Northern Ireland -19 5 £35,000 -6.67%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile Development 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 Development.

1 791 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 742 (46.40%) JavaScript
3 737 (46.09%) Apple iOS
4 720 (45.03%) Android
5 618 (38.65%) HTML
6 575 (35.96%) C#
7 510 (31.89%) iOS Development
8 507 (31.71%) CSS
9 500 (31.27%) .NET
10 489 (30.58%) Android Development
11 435 (27.20%) AngularJS
12 428 (26.77%) Mobile App
13 412 (25.77%) Java
14 352 (22.01%) Scrum
15 349 (21.83%) Git (software)
16 326 (20.39%) MVC
17 325 (20.33%) TDD
18 314 (19.64%) SQL
19 308 (19.26%) User Experience
20 296 (18.51%) Web Development
21 292 (18.26%) ASP.NET
22 279 (17.45%) SQL Server
23 257 (16.07%) Objective-C
24 248 (15.51%) HTML5
25 244 (15.26%) Xamarin
26 240 (15.01%) Finance
27 228 (14.26%) Degree
27 228 (14.26%) jQuery
28 226 (14.13%) Microsoft
29 225 (14.07%) Software Engineering

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 87 (5.44%) CMS
2 39 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (2.31%) IIS
4 36 (2.25%) Apache
5 35 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (1.69%) WordPress
7 23 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 23 (1.44%) Umbraco
8 22 (1.38%) Drupal
9 18 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (0.94%) Alfresco
10 15 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.81%) Joomla!
12 13 (0.81%) nginx
13 12 (0.75%) JBoss
14 10 (0.63%) NServiceBus
14 10 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.56%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 61 (3.81%) Photoshop
2 33 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (0.69%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.38%) GIMP
7 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.063%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (0.81%) Magento
2 8 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.13%) BASE24
7 1 (0.063%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 151 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (4.75%) SaaS
4 67 (4.19%) GitHub
5 59 (3.69%) Google Play
6 24 (1.50%) PaaS
7 18 (1.13%) Office 365
8 17 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.88%) Bluemix
9 14 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
10 13 (0.81%) npm
11 12 (0.75%) IaaS
12 11 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.63%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (0.50%) iTunes
15 7 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (0.38%) Google Analytics
17 4 (0.25%) Serverless
18 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.94%) Intranet
2 19 (1.19%) HTTP
3 17 (1.06%) Extranet
3 17 (1.06%) Internet
4 8 (0.50%) LDAP
4 8 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.44%) iBeacon
5 7 (0.44%) SSH
6 6 (0.38%) SMTP
7 5 (0.31%) HbbTV
7 5 (0.31%) SMS
8 4 (0.25%) Wireless
9 3 (0.19%) DAB
9 3 (0.19%) Skype
9 3 (0.19%) VoIP
10 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.13%) Modbus
10 2 (0.13%) Profibus
10 2 (0.13%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 138 (8.63%) MySQL
3 121 (7.57%) MongoDB
4 119 (7.44%) NoSQL
5 54 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 41 (2.56%) Big Data
8 33 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 31 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (1.19%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (1.00%) CouchDB
13 16 (1.00%) Redis
14 15 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.88%) Blockchain
15 14 (0.88%) SQLite
16 13 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.81%) DocumentDB
17 10 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 349 (21.83%) Git (software)
2 106 (6.63%) Visual Studio
3 85 (5.32%) Subversion
4 79 (4.94%) JIRA
5 77 (4.82%) Xcode
6 62 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 47 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (2.75%) Android Studio
8 44 (2.75%) Maven
9 34 (2.13%) gulp
10 33 (2.06%) Selenium
11 29 (1.81%) git-flow
12 27 (1.69%) NUnit
13 26 (1.63%) Gradle
14 25 (1.56%) webpack
15 24 (1.50%) Eclipse
16 20 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
17 19 (1.19%) JUnit
18 17 (1.06%) Grunt
General
1 240 (15.01%) Finance
2 107 (6.69%) Retail
3 85 (5.32%) Games
4 71 (4.44%) Marketing
5 61 (3.81%) Banking
6 48 (3.00%) Advertising
6 48 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 44 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 32 (2.00%) Electronics
9 19 (1.19%) Publishing
10 17 (1.06%) Legal
11 14 (0.88%) Law
12 7 (0.44%) Automotive
12 7 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.38%) iGaming
14 4 (0.25%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.19%) Military
16 2 (0.13%) Front Office
16 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1248 (78.05%) Developer
2 270 (16.89%) iOS Developer
3 267 (16.70%) .NET Developer
4 240 (15.01%) Android Developer
5 239 (14.95%) Mobile Developer
6 219 (13.70%) C# Developer
7 191 (11.94%) Senior Developer
8 171 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 129 (8.07%) Software Developer
10 120 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
11 117 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 113 (7.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 98 (6.13%) Software Engineer
14 97 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 85 (5.32%) iOS Android Developer
15 85 (5.32%) Java Developer
16 83 (5.19%) Web Developer
17 75 (4.69%) Junior
18 69 (4.32%) PHP Developer
19 68 (4.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (38.65%) HTML
2 507 (31.71%) CSS
3 500 (31.27%) .NET
4 435 (27.20%) AngularJS
5 292 (18.26%) ASP.NET
6 248 (15.51%) HTML5
7 228 (14.26%) jQuery
8 202 (12.63%) Web Services
9 162 (10.13%) JSON
9 162 (10.13%) XML
10 152 (9.51%) Node.js
11 151 (9.44%) REST
12 141 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 135 (8.44%) React
13 135 (8.44%) RESTful
14 134 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 111 (6.94%) CSS3
16 99 (6.19%) .NET Framework
17 76 (4.75%) Ajax
18 74 (4.63%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 428 (26.77%) Mobile App
2 308 (19.26%) User Experience
3 151 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 104 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
5 81 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (4.94%) Fintech
7 32 (2.00%) Clustering
8 29 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 26 (1.63%) iPad
10 25 (1.56%) Social Media
11 24 (1.50%) iPhone
12 21 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.31%) Mobile Games
13 18 (1.13%) Augmented Reality
14 17 (1.06%) Smartphone
15 16 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
16 15 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 12 (0.75%) Cloud Native
17 12 (0.75%) Virtual Team
18 11 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 737 (46.09%) Apple iOS
2 720 (45.03%) Android
3 179 (11.19%) Windows
4 117 (7.32%) Linux
5 36 (2.25%) Windows Phone
6 29 (1.81%) Unix
7 28 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (31.89%) iOS Development
3 489 (30.58%) Android Development
4 352 (22.01%) Scrum
5 326 (20.39%) MVC
6 325 (20.33%) TDD
7 296 (18.51%) Web Development
8 225 (14.07%) Software Engineering
9 214 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
10 191 (11.94%) OO
11 163 (10.19%) SDLC
12 145 (9.07%) Front End Development
13 138 (8.63%) Test Automation
14 124 (7.75%) Mentoring
15 123 (7.69%) BDD
16 118 (7.38%) Unit Testing
17 112 (7.00%) SOLID
18 106 (6.63%) DevOps
19 102 (6.38%) OOP
20 93 (5.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 742 (46.40%) JavaScript
2 575 (35.96%) C#
3 412 (25.77%) Java
4 314 (19.64%) SQL
5 257 (16.07%) Objective-C
6 208 (13.01%) Apple Swift
7 187 (11.69%) PHP
8 162 (10.13%) C++
9 104 (6.50%) Python
10 74 (4.63%) T-SQL
11 73 (4.57%) C
12 58 (3.63%) TypeScript
13 52 (3.25%) VB.NET
14 48 (3.00%) Ruby
15 28 (1.75%) Kotlin
16 25 (1.56%) Perl
17 22 (1.38%) ES6
18 18 (1.13%) PowerShell
19 16 (1.00%) PHP 7
20 14 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 228 (14.26%) Degree
2 112 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 12 (0.75%) MCP
8 7 (0.44%) A+ Certification
8 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.31%) CISM
9 5 (0.31%) CISSP
9 5 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.25%) ISEB
11 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) PhD
12 1 (0.063%) CBAP
12 1 (0.063%) CCNA
12 1 (0.063%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.063%) IIBA
12 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.57%) QA
2 5 (0.31%) COBIT
2 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.19%) TickIT
4 2 (0.13%) JTAG
4 2 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (3.69%) Docker
2 20 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.19%) Firmware
4 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.31%) Puppet
3 14 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.63%) Ansible
5 9 (0.56%) Kibana
6 8 (0.50%) HockeyApp
7 7 (0.44%) Rundeck
8 5 (0.31%) Nagios
8 5 (0.31%) Terraform
9 4 (0.25%) logstash
9 4 (0.25%) Salt
10 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.13%) Consul
12 1 (0.063%) AppManager
12 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 244 (15.26%) Xamarin
2 226 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 119 (7.44%) Google
4 63 (3.94%) Apple
5 58 (3.63%) Oracle
6 37 (2.31%) IBM
7 33 (2.06%) Adobe
8 29 (1.81%) SAP
9 27 (1.69%) Sitecore
10 16 (1.00%) Cognizant
11 13 (0.81%) Facebook
12 12 (0.75%) Zend
13 11 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.69%) VMware
14 9 (0.56%) Appcelerator
15 8 (0.50%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.50%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
15 8 (0.50%) Sybase
16 7 (0.44%) CA