The median annual salary for a Mobile Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Software Engineer
UK
Rank 841 913 917
Rank change year-on-year +72 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Software Engineer 16 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.034% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.035% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 34
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Mobile Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Mobile Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Software Engineer in the UK

Mobile Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Software Engineer in the UK

Mobile Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Software Engineer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Software Engineer in the UK

Mobile Software Engineer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 15 £51,250 -6.81% 5
East of England +26 6 £43,750 +113.41% 1
Cambridge - 6 £43,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £43,750 - 1
Warwick - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
City of London +52 4 £52,500 -22.22% 2
London +44 4 £52,500 -22.22% 3
Edinburgh - 1 £30,000 -
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -

Mobile Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Mobile Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Mobile Software Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (74.19%) Android
3 20 (64.52%) Apple iOS
3 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) Java
5 16 (51.61%) Objective-C
6 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
7 12 (38.71%) C++
8 10 (32.26%) Mobile Development
9 9 (29.03%) Apple Swift
10 8 (25.81%) Appium
10 8 (25.81%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
10 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
10 8 (25.81%) Calabash
11 7 (22.58%) RESTful
11 7 (22.58%) Degree
11 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 6 (19.35%) Perforce
12 6 (19.35%) Automotive
12 6 (19.35%) Lua
12 6 (19.35%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (19.35%) cocos2d
12 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (19.35%) User Experience
13 5 (16.13%) UI Automator
13 5 (16.13%) Android Development
13 5 (16.13%) gulp
13 5 (16.13%) React Native

Mobile Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.81%) Appium
2 8 (25.81%) Calabash
3 5 (16.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (16.13%) Babel
3 5 (16.13%) Grunt
3 5 (16.13%) gulp
3 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
3 5 (16.13%) Mocha
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 5 (16.13%) UI Automator
4 3 (9.68%) Android Studio
4 3 (9.68%) MSTest
4 3 (9.68%) NUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.68%) Xcode
General
1 6 (19.35%) Automotive
2 5 (16.13%) Billing
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 7 (22.58%) RESTful
3 6 (19.35%) cocos2d
4 5 (16.13%) JSON
4 5 (16.13%) NativeScript
4 5 (16.13%) Node.js
4 5 (16.13%) OpenGL
4 5 (16.13%) React Native
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) iOS SDK
5 3 (9.68%) LINQ
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) WCF
5 3 (9.68%) XSLT
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Android
2 20 (64.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Mobile Development
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (16.13%) Android Development
5 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Push Notifications
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Single Customer View
5 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.68%) Computer Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Memory Management
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Objective-C
3 12 (38.71%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) Apple Swift
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) Lua
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) ECMAScript
8 5 (16.13%) ES6
8 5 (16.13%) TypeScript
9 3 (9.68%) C
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 1 (3.23%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Perforce
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe
2 5 (16.13%) Appcelerator
2 5 (16.13%) Facebook
2 5 (16.13%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Twitter
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
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