Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Mobile First
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 845 979
Rank change year-on-year +14 +134 +145
Permanent jobs citing Mobile First 384 406 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 326 363 289
UK median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,776 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £74,750 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%

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 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile First in the UK

Mobile First
Top 13 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 21 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 +8 361 £55,000 +10.00% 41
London +6 202 £67,500 +22.73% 16
UK excluding London +10 164 £42,500 - 25
North of England +13 65 £42,500 +30.77% 19
South East +42 44 £47,500 - 2
North West +14 44 £42,500 +4.94% 9
Midlands +30 26 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire +15 21 £37,500 +23.12% 10
West Midlands +12 21 £35,000 +4.48% 3
South West +18 14 £37,500 -11.76%
East of England +10 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Scotland -29 7 £41,250 +3.13%
East Midlands +37 5 £30,000 -44.19% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile First 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 First.

1 263 (68.49%) HTML
2 255 (66.41%) CSS
3 252 (65.63%) JavaScript
4 206 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (45.57%) HTML5
5 175 (45.57%) User Experience
6 126 (32.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 125 (32.55%) AngularJS
8 116 (30.21%) Sass
9 105 (27.34%) Git (software)
10 104 (27.08%) Front End Development
11 103 (26.82%) jQuery
12 99 (25.78%) Scrum
13 95 (24.74%) React
14 88 (22.92%) MVC
15 87 (22.66%) Node.js
16 86 (22.40%) CSS3
17 76 (19.79%) TDD
18 74 (19.27%) Finance
18 74 (19.27%) PHP
19 70 (18.23%) gulp
20 67 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
21 65 (16.93%) OO
22 64 (16.67%) Java
22 64 (16.67%) Grunt
23 63 (16.41%) Web Design
24 61 (15.89%) E-Commerce
25 59 (15.36%) Web Development
25 59 (15.36%) Mobile App
26 57 (14.84%) Wireframes

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 43 (11.20%) CMS
2 23 (5.99%) Umbraco
3 18 (4.69%) Apache
3 18 (4.69%) Drupal
4 17 (4.43%) WordPress
5 15 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (3.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (3.39%) EPiServer
8 12 (3.13%) Confluence
9 10 (2.60%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.04%) Marvel
12 3 (0.78%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.78%) nginx
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.26%) IIS
13 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (13.02%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (5.47%) InVision
4 11 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (2.08%) UXPin
6 3 (0.78%) InDesign
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (2.34%) Magento
2 8 (2.08%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.64%) npm
2 35 (9.11%) GitHub
3 27 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (3.65%) Google Analytics
6 10 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (2.34%) SaaS
8 7 (1.82%) Google App Engine
9 5 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.04%) Heroku
10 4 (1.04%) Slack
11 3 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) Google Play
12 2 (0.52%) IaaS
12 2 (0.52%) PaaS
13 1 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.26%) Data Lake Analytics
13 1 (0.26%) G Suite
13 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.65%) HTTP
2 2 (0.52%) SMS
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.80%) MySQL
2 31 (8.07%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.43%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.65%) Redis
5 12 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.82%) Big Data
7 7 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
7 7 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.56%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.30%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.78%) KDB
10 3 (0.78%) Kdb+
11 2 (0.52%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 105 (27.34%) Git (software)
2 70 (18.23%) gulp
3 64 (16.67%) Grunt
4 33 (8.59%) Jenkins
4 33 (8.59%) JIRA
5 27 (7.03%) Jasmine
6 24 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 24 (6.25%) webpack
7 22 (5.73%) Mocha
8 21 (5.47%) Karma Test Runner
9 19 (4.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 18 (4.69%) PHPUnit
11 15 (3.91%) Selenium
11 15 (3.91%) Subversion
12 13 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (3.13%) Axure RP
13 12 (3.13%) Mercurial
14 8 (2.08%) Xcode
15 7 (1.82%) Protractor
15 7 (1.82%) QUnit
General
1 74 (19.27%) Finance
2 52 (13.54%) Retail
3 32 (8.33%) Marketing
4 22 (5.73%) Advertising
5 15 (3.91%) Banking
5 15 (3.91%) Games
6 8 (2.08%) Legal
6 8 (2.08%) Publishing
7 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.04%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.78%) Back Office
11 2 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.52%) Front Office
11 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 237 (61.72%) Developer
2 96 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 63 (16.41%) Designer
4 43 (11.20%) PHP Developer
4 43 (11.20%) Senior Developer
5 40 (10.42%) UX Designer
6 36 (9.38%) UI Developer
7 31 (8.07%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (7.81%) Lead Developer
8 30 (7.81%) Web Developer
9 25 (6.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 23 (5.99%) Angular Developer
11 20 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
12 19 (4.95%) HTML Developer
13 18 (4.69%) Architect
13 18 (4.69%) Digital Designer
13 18 (4.69%) JavaScript Engineer
14 17 (4.43%) Junior
14 17 (4.43%) Junior Developer
15 16 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (68.49%) HTML
2 255 (66.41%) CSS
3 175 (45.57%) HTML5
4 125 (32.55%) AngularJS
5 116 (30.21%) Sass
6 103 (26.82%) jQuery
7 95 (24.74%) React
8 87 (22.66%) Node.js
9 86 (22.40%) CSS3
10 52 (13.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 37 (9.64%) .NET
12 34 (8.85%) RESTful
13 31 (8.07%) LESS
13 31 (8.07%) REST
14 30 (7.81%) Symfony
15 25 (6.51%) Ajax
15 25 (6.51%) Semantic HTML
16 24 (6.25%) Angular 2
16 24 (6.25%) Express
16 24 (6.25%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 175 (45.57%) User Experience
2 59 (15.36%) Mobile App
3 33 (8.59%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (6.77%) Computer Science
5 22 (5.73%) Augmented Reality
6 20 (5.21%) Fintech
7 18 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (3.13%) Algorithms
9 12 (3.13%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.60%) Equities
10 10 (2.60%) Fixed Income
10 10 (2.60%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.34%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.82%) Graphic Design
13 6 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.56%) Online Gambling
13 6 (1.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.33%) Android
2 29 (7.55%) Apple iOS
3 24 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (0.78%) FreeBSD
5 2 (0.52%) Windows
6 1 (0.26%) Debian
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (32.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 104 (27.08%) Front End Development
4 99 (25.78%) Scrum
5 88 (22.92%) MVC
6 76 (19.79%) TDD
7 67 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (16.93%) OO
9 63 (16.41%) Web Design
10 61 (15.89%) E-Commerce
11 59 (15.36%) Web Development
12 57 (14.84%) Wireframes
13 55 (14.32%) Analytics
13 55 (14.32%) BDD
14 53 (13.80%) OOP
15 43 (11.20%) Mentoring
16 41 (10.68%) DevOps
17 38 (9.90%) Coaching
17 38 (9.90%) Unit Testing
18 36 (9.38%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 252 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 74 (19.27%) PHP
3 64 (16.67%) Java
4 51 (13.28%) ES6
5 39 (10.16%) C#
6 27 (7.03%) SQL
7 16 (4.17%) Go
8 12 (3.13%) Ruby
8 12 (3.13%) Scala
9 9 (2.34%) Kotlin
10 8 (2.08%) Python
11 7 (1.82%) Apple Swift
11 7 (1.82%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.30%) C++
12 5 (1.30%) PHP 5
12 5 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (9.11%) Degree
2 20 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.43%) QA
2 6 (1.56%) WCAG
3 5 (1.30%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (0.52%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (5.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Ansible
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) Plesk
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (12.76%) Google
2 37 (9.64%) Adobe
3 35 (9.11%) Microsoft
4 27 (7.03%) Sitecore
5 20 (5.21%) Zend
6 9 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.56%) Twitter
8 5 (1.30%) SAP
9 4 (1.04%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.04%) Facebook
9 4 (1.04%) Hotjar
10 3 (0.78%) Apple
10 3 (0.78%) StreamBase
11 2 (0.52%) GigaSpaces
11 2 (0.52%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.52%) Solace
12 1 (0.26%) Cognos
12 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.26%) Tableau
12 1 (0.26%) VMware