Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile First
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 780 884
Rank change year-on-year 0 +104 +148
Permanent jobs citing Mobile First 430 435 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 293 364 350
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,938
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -9.45% +11.09%
10th Percentile £32,300 £26,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £75,000 £67,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +21.43%

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 156,599 156,360 180,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.77% 90.62% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125,830 127,318 150,486
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile First in the UK

Mobile First
Top 15 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 June 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 +42 419 £52,500 +16.67% 87
London +50 250 £60,000 - 34
UK excluding London -29 171 £45,000 +20.00% 56
South East +16 67 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North of England +30 62 £40,000 +14.29% 25
North West +21 53 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Midlands +2 24 £45,000 +28.57% 12
West Midlands +2 20 £45,000 +28.57% 9
South West -9 9 £35,000 - 7
Yorkshire +8 5 £42,500 +41.67% 12
East Midlands -1 4 £31,250 -3.85% 3
East of England -15 4 - -
North East -21 4 £32,500 +11.11%
Scotland -36 4 £43,750 +65.09%
Wales -4 1 £35,000 -6.67% 3

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 310 (72.09%) CSS
2 309 (71.86%) HTML
3 262 (60.93%) User Experience
4 256 (59.53%) JavaScript
5 224 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
6 220 (51.16%) HTML5
7 187 (43.49%) CSS3
8 151 (35.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 146 (33.95%) React
10 134 (31.16%) Scrum
11 133 (30.93%) AngularJS
12 120 (27.91%) Web Development
13 118 (27.44%) Front End Development
14 114 (26.51%) Git (software)
15 108 (25.12%) Java
16 107 (24.88%) Node.js
17 105 (24.42%) Finance
18 102 (23.72%) Sass
19 100 (23.26%) REST
20 97 (22.56%) TDD
21 96 (22.33%) jQuery
22 84 (19.53%) DevOps
22 84 (19.53%) Kanban
23 83 (19.30%) MVC
23 83 (19.30%) Test Automation
24 82 (19.07%) ES6
25 78 (18.14%) Wireframes
26 77 (17.91%) BDD
27 76 (17.67%) Web Services
28 74 (17.21%) Redux

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 49 (11.40%) Confluence
2 43 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 42 (9.77%) Mule
3 42 (9.77%) Tomcat
4 29 (6.74%) CMS
5 19 (4.42%) Umbraco
6 16 (3.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (2.56%) WordPress
8 7 (1.63%) IIS
9 6 (1.40%) Drupal
9 6 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.93%) Marvel
10 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
11 2 (0.47%) Kentico
11 2 (0.47%) nginx
11 2 (0.47%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 55 (12.79%) InVision
2 43 (10.00%) Photoshop
3 30 (6.98%) UXPin
4 27 (6.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (5.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (3.26%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.93%) Mingle
8 1 (0.23%) GIMP
8 1 (0.23%) InDesign
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (3.26%) Magento
2 4 (0.93%) Maximo
2 4 (0.93%) Shopify
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (14.88%) GitHub
2 61 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (12.33%) PaaS
4 47 (10.93%) IaaS
5 45 (10.47%) Slack
6 20 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (3.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 15 (3.49%) npm
9 12 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (1.40%) SaaS
13 5 (1.16%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.93%) Trello
15 2 (0.47%) Heroku
16 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
16 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.88%) Internet
2 20 (4.65%) HTTP
3 7 (1.63%) SMS
4 6 (1.40%) 5G
5 5 (1.16%) GSM
5 5 (1.16%) Network Security
6 4 (0.93%) Extranet
6 4 (0.93%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) 4G
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) IPv6
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.70%) MySQL
2 31 (7.21%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.19%) Redis
4 14 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 13 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.63%) Cloud Spanner
8 7 (1.63%) NewSQL
9 6 (1.40%) InterSystems Cache
9 6 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.16%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.93%) Big Data
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.47%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.47%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 114 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 73 (16.98%) JIRA
3 65 (15.12%) Mocha
4 61 (14.19%) Grunt
4 61 (14.19%) gulp
4 61 (14.19%) Selenium
5 58 (13.49%) Jenkins
6 57 (13.26%) Babel
6 57 (13.26%) webpack
7 51 (11.86%) Maven
8 48 (11.16%) JUnit
9 44 (10.23%) SonarQube
9 44 (10.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 34 (7.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 31 (7.21%) Jasmine
12 26 (6.05%) Karma Test Runner
12 26 (6.05%) Protractor
13 25 (5.81%) Subversion
14 18 (4.19%) Visual Studio
15 17 (3.95%) Axure RP
General
1 105 (24.42%) Finance
2 57 (13.26%) Banking
3 29 (6.74%) Marketing
4 28 (6.51%) Retail
5 25 (5.81%) Games
6 12 (2.79%) Advertising
7 10 (2.33%) Legal
8 6 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.93%) Publishing
10 3 (0.70%) Automotive
10 3 (0.70%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 236 (54.88%) Developer
2 104 (24.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 91 (21.16%) Designer
4 67 (15.58%) UX Designer
5 65 (15.12%) Senior Developer
6 35 (8.14%) HTML Developer
7 33 (7.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 31 (7.21%) Senior Designer
9 30 (6.98%) UI Developer
10 29 (6.74%) Web Developer
11 25 (5.81%) Angular Developer
11 25 (5.81%) HTML CSS Developer
11 25 (5.81%) Technical Leader
12 24 (5.58%) UI Designer
13 23 (5.35%) Senior UX Designer
14 22 (5.12%) Architect
15 16 (3.72%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 15 (3.49%) Java Developer
17 14 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
17 14 (3.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (72.09%) CSS
2 309 (71.86%) HTML
3 220 (51.16%) HTML5
4 187 (43.49%) CSS3
5 146 (33.95%) React
6 133 (30.93%) AngularJS
7 107 (24.88%) Node.js
8 102 (23.72%) Sass
9 100 (23.26%) REST
10 96 (22.33%) jQuery
11 76 (17.67%) Web Services
12 74 (17.21%) Redux
13 73 (16.98%) JSON
14 68 (15.81%) Spring
15 66 (15.35%) Spring Boot
16 65 (15.12%) Jest
17 62 (14.42%) Chai
18 55 (12.79%) RESTful
19 48 (11.16%) .NET
20 44 (10.23%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 262 (60.93%) User Experience
2 70 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 26 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.58%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 20 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (4.42%) Data Structures
7 16 (3.72%) Management Information System
8 15 (3.49%) Fintech
9 14 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (3.02%) Graphic Design
11 12 (2.79%) Online Gambling
12 10 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.63%) FMCG
13 7 (1.63%) Smartphone
14 5 (1.16%) Animation
14 5 (1.16%) Online Banking
15 4 (0.93%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.93%) Taxonomies
16 3 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.56%) Apple iOS
2 46 (10.70%) Android
3 14 (3.26%) Windows
4 8 (1.86%) Linux
4 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.12%) Responsive Web Design
3 134 (31.16%) Scrum
4 120 (27.91%) Web Development
5 118 (27.44%) Front End Development
6 97 (22.56%) TDD
7 84 (19.53%) DevOps
7 84 (19.53%) Kanban
8 83 (19.30%) MVC
8 83 (19.30%) Test Automation
9 78 (18.14%) Wireframes
10 77 (17.91%) BDD
11 62 (14.42%) Prototyping
12 60 (13.95%) E-Commerce
13 58 (13.49%) OO
14 54 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
15 53 (12.33%) Cross-Platform Development
16 49 (11.40%) Software Delivery
17 48 (11.16%) Web Design
18 46 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 256 (59.53%) JavaScript
2 108 (25.12%) Java
3 82 (19.07%) ES6
4 53 (12.33%) PHP
5 51 (11.86%) Java 8
6 50 (11.63%) C#
7 26 (6.05%) SQL
8 20 (4.65%) Apple Swift
8 20 (4.65%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.49%) Python
9 15 (3.49%) Ruby
10 14 (3.26%) Go
11 6 (1.40%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.40%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.40%) XPath
12 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.16%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.70%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.47%) C++
14 2 (0.47%) ES7
Qualifications
1 47 (10.93%) Degree
2 9 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.63%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.21%) QA
2 7 (1.63%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 2 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (6.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.93%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Kibana
4 1 (0.23%) logstash
4 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (10.23%) AppDynamics
1 44 (10.23%) Splunk
2 43 (10.00%) Adobe
3 23 (5.35%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.72%) Sitecore
5 14 (3.26%) Xamarin
6 13 (3.02%) Google
7 7 (1.63%) Apple
8 4 (0.93%) Facebook
8 4 (0.93%) Mapbox
8 4 (0.93%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.93%) Zend
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle
10 2 (0.47%) Apigee
10 2 (0.47%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.47%) Twitter
11 1 (0.23%) Capita
11 1 (0.23%) IBM
11 1 (0.23%) New Relic