Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mobile First skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile First over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile First
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 848 960
Rank change year-on-year +18 +112 +123
Permanent jobs citing Mobile First 373 336 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 292 301 336
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Mobile First 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 156,623 156,367 187,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.54% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 126,956 128,832 155,017
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Mobile First
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile First in the UK

Mobile First
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile First in the UK

Mobile First
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile First over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile First in the UK

Mobile First
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile First within the UK over the 6 months to 18 February 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 +55 354 £55,000 +22.22% 125
London +60 212 £65,000 +23.81% 64
UK excluding London +10 144 £45,000 +12.50% 62
North of England +28 61 £60,000 +95.04% 22
North West +20 51 £60,000 +71.43% 13
South East +1 40 £43,750 -2.78% 17
Midlands +9 29 £42,500 +26.87% 17
West Midlands +23 24 £45,000 +28.57% 12
South West +5 9 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire +3 8 £46,000 +51.03% 7
East Midlands +16 5 £30,000 - 5
Scotland -37 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
East of England -6 2 £30,000 -40.00% 2
North East -26 2 £21,500 -17.31% 2

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Mobile First 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 First.

1 253 (67.83%) HTML
2 248 (66.49%) CSS
3 238 (63.81%) JavaScript
4 224 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
5 200 (53.62%) User Experience
6 189 (50.67%) HTML5
7 132 (35.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 127 (34.05%) AngularJS
9 113 (30.29%) Scrum
10 108 (28.95%) Sass
11 106 (28.42%) Front End Development
12 103 (27.61%) jQuery
13 102 (27.35%) React
13 102 (27.35%) CSS3
14 93 (24.93%) Git (software)
15 89 (23.86%) MVC
16 88 (23.59%) TDD
17 80 (21.45%) Web Development
18 79 (21.18%) Java
19 78 (20.91%) PHP
19 78 (20.91%) Finance
19 78 (20.91%) Node.js
20 77 (20.64%) Grunt
21 68 (18.23%) OO
22 66 (17.69%) BDD
22 66 (17.69%) DevOps
22 66 (17.69%) ES6
22 66 (17.69%) gulp
23 64 (17.16%) MySQL
24 62 (16.62%) Web Design

Mobile First
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 36 (9.65%) CMS
2 17 (4.56%) Drupal
2 17 (4.56%) Umbraco
3 15 (4.02%) Confluence
4 14 (3.75%) Apache
5 13 (3.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (3.49%) WordPress
6 10 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (2.14%) EPiServer
7 8 (2.14%) Mule
7 8 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.07%) Marvel
10 3 (0.80%) Facebook Platform
10 3 (0.80%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.54%) Kentico
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 42 (11.26%) InVision
2 35 (9.38%) Photoshop
3 19 (5.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (4.29%) UXPin
5 9 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (2.41%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.54%) InDesign
6 2 (0.54%) Mingle
7 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (2.68%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.48%) GitHub
2 35 (9.38%) npm
3 30 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (3.49%) Slack
6 11 (2.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 11 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 9 (2.41%) PaaS
9 8 (2.14%) Google Analytics
9 8 (2.14%) IaaS
10 4 (1.07%) Heroku
10 4 (1.07%) SaaS
11 3 (0.80%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.80%) Trello
12 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.27%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.24%) HTTP
2 9 (2.41%) SMS
3 4 (1.07%) Internet
4 3 (0.80%) 5G
4 3 (0.80%) GSM
4 3 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.16%) MySQL
2 39 (10.46%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.43%) Redis
4 22 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (5.36%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.41%) Big Data
9 8 (2.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.88%) Cloud Spanner
10 7 (1.88%) NewSQL
11 6 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
11 6 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.54%) Power BI
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.27%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.27%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 93 (24.93%) Git (software)
2 77 (20.64%) Grunt
3 66 (17.69%) gulp
4 52 (13.94%) Jenkins
5 42 (11.26%) webpack
6 39 (10.46%) JIRA
7 34 (9.12%) Mocha
8 29 (7.77%) Selenium
9 26 (6.97%) Jasmine
10 25 (6.70%) Babel
11 22 (5.90%) Subversion
12 21 (5.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 21 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
13 19 (5.09%) Bitbucket
14 18 (4.83%) PHPUnit
15 17 (4.56%) Axure RP
16 14 (3.75%) Protractor
17 10 (2.68%) Maven
17 10 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (2.41%) JUnit
General
1 78 (20.91%) Finance
2 30 (8.04%) Retail
3 20 (5.36%) Games
3 20 (5.36%) Marketing
4 17 (4.56%) Advertising
5 15 (4.02%) Banking
6 13 (3.49%) Legal
7 9 (2.41%) Publishing
8 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Automotive
11 2 (0.54%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (58.71%) Developer
2 94 (25.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 68 (18.23%) Designer
4 48 (12.87%) UX Designer
5 46 (12.33%) Senior Developer
6 38 (10.19%) PHP Developer
7 36 (9.65%) UI Developer
8 34 (9.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (9.12%) Web Developer
9 28 (7.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 27 (7.24%) Angular Developer
10 27 (7.24%) Lead Developer
11 24 (6.43%) Architect
12 18 (4.83%) Java Architect
12 18 (4.83%) Junior
13 17 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (4.56%) Junior Developer
13 17 (4.56%) Senior Designer
14 16 (4.29%) HTML Developer
15 14 (3.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (67.83%) HTML
2 248 (66.49%) CSS
3 189 (50.67%) HTML5
4 127 (34.05%) AngularJS
5 108 (28.95%) Sass
6 103 (27.61%) jQuery
7 102 (27.35%) CSS3
7 102 (27.35%) React
8 78 (20.91%) Node.js
9 62 (16.62%) REST
10 59 (15.82%) RESTful
11 48 (12.87%) Web Services
12 37 (9.92%) .NET
12 37 (9.92%) Symfony
13 36 (9.65%) JSON
13 36 (9.65%) Redux
14 35 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (8.85%) Spring
16 29 (7.77%) Chai
16 29 (7.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 200 (53.62%) User Experience
2 61 (16.35%) Mobile App
3 38 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 29 (7.77%) Fintech
5 25 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 15 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.75%) Data Structures
8 12 (3.22%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.14%) Graphic Design
9 8 (2.14%) Online Gambling
10 6 (1.61%) Equities
10 6 (1.61%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.61%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.34%) FMCG
11 5 (1.34%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.07%) Apple TV
12 4 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.07%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.40%) Apple iOS
2 43 (11.53%) Android
3 24 (6.43%) Linux
4 11 (2.95%) Mac OS
4 11 (2.95%) Windows
5 6 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.80%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.27%) Debian
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (35.39%) Responsive Web Design
3 113 (30.29%) Scrum
4 106 (28.42%) Front End Development
5 89 (23.86%) MVC
6 88 (23.59%) TDD
7 80 (21.45%) Web Development
8 68 (18.23%) OO
9 66 (17.69%) BDD
9 66 (17.69%) DevOps
10 62 (16.62%) Web Design
11 61 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (15.55%) OOP
13 55 (14.75%) E-Commerce
14 54 (14.48%) Test Automation
15 53 (14.21%) Wireframes
16 49 (13.14%) Microservices
17 48 (12.87%) Unit Testing
18 46 (12.33%) Software Engineering
19 43 (11.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 238 (63.81%) JavaScript
2 79 (21.18%) Java
3 78 (20.91%) PHP
4 66 (17.69%) ES6
5 33 (8.85%) SQL
6 32 (8.58%) C#
7 22 (5.90%) Go
8 17 (4.56%) Ruby
9 14 (3.75%) Python
10 12 (3.22%) Kotlin
10 12 (3.22%) Scala
11 7 (1.88%) Apple Swift
11 7 (1.88%) C++
11 7 (1.88%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.80%) GraphQL
14 2 (0.54%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (12.87%) Degree
2 19 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.95%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.92%) QA
2 11 (2.95%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 7 (1.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (7.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.07%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 35 (9.38%) Google
2 32 (8.58%) Adobe
3 23 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 22 (5.90%) Zend
5 21 (5.63%) Sitecore
6 12 (3.22%) Apple
7 10 (2.68%) Facebook
8 9 (2.41%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.41%) Splunk
9 8 (2.14%) Xamarin
10 6 (1.61%) Mapbox
10 6 (1.61%) TOWER Software
11 4 (1.07%) Twitter
12 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.54%) Hotjar
14 1 (0.27%) IBM
14 1 (0.27%) Optimizely
14 1 (0.27%) Rakuten
14 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.27%) VMware