Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior iOS Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior iOS Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1136 989 1074
Rank change year-on-year -147 +85 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 75 234 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64 207 203
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Senior iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior iOS Developer in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer.

Salary trend for Senior iOS Developer in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior iOS Developer in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -109 71 £62,500 -7.41% 23
London -120 56 £68,750 -1.79% 17
UK excluding London +16 18 £46,000 -20.00% 6
North of England +9 7 £40,000 -27.27% 2
North West -27 5 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South East +55 3 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Scotland -14 3 £50,000 +5.26%
South West - 3 £46,000 - 1
North East - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands +11 1 £45,000 -25.00%
East of England +11 1 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Midlands +9 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior iOS Developer 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 Senior iOS Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 73 (97.33%) iOS Development
3 66 (88.00%) Apple Swift
4 53 (70.67%) Objective-C
5 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (37.33%) User Experience
7 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
8 22 (29.33%) Mobile Development
9 21 (28.00%) Mobile App
10 20 (26.67%) Android
10 20 (26.67%) TDD
11 18 (24.00%) Xcode
11 18 (24.00%) JSON
12 16 (21.33%) Scrum
13 15 (20.00%) OO
14 14 (18.67%) Web Services
15 13 (17.33%) Java
16 12 (16.00%) XML
16 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
16 12 (16.00%) iPhone
16 12 (16.00%) iOS SDK
17 11 (14.67%) JIRA
18 10 (13.33%) iPad
18 10 (13.33%) SOAP
18 10 (13.33%) OOP
18 10 (13.33%) Apple
19 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
20 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
20 8 (10.67%) Android Development
20 8 (10.67%) Cocoa

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) iTunes
2 1 (1.33%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) SSH
1 3 (4.00%) VoIP
2 2 (2.67%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.00%) Xcode
3 11 (14.67%) JIRA
4 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.67%) CocoaPods
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) git-flow
6 1 (1.33%) JUnit
6 1 (1.33%) Mockito
6 1 (1.33%) Robolectric
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Games
2 2 (2.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) JSON
2 14 (18.67%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) iOS SDK
3 12 (16.00%) XML
4 10 (13.33%) SOAP
5 8 (10.67%) Cocoa
6 7 (9.33%) RESTful
6 7 (9.33%) Velocity
7 6 (8.00%) HTML
8 5 (6.67%) REST
9 4 (5.33%) Cocoa Touch
9 4 (5.33%) Core Data
9 4 (5.33%) UIKit
10 3 (4.00%) XMPP
11 2 (2.67%) CSS
11 2 (2.67%) OAuth
11 2 (2.67%) RxSwift
12 1 (1.33%) .NET
12 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.33%) AVFoundation
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) User Experience
2 21 (28.00%) Mobile App
3 12 (16.00%) iPhone
4 10 (13.33%) iPad
5 8 (10.67%) Fintech
6 3 (4.00%) Animation
7 2 (2.67%) Chromecast
7 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.67%) Social Media
7 2 (2.67%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.33%) NHS
8 1 (1.33%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 20 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (5.33%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.33%) Unix
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (97.33%) iOS Development
2 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) Mobile Development
4 20 (26.67%) TDD
5 16 (21.33%) Scrum
6 15 (20.00%) OO
7 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.33%) OOP
9 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.67%) Android Development
10 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.33%) Performance Optimisation
11 7 (9.33%) Secure Coding
11 7 (9.33%) SOLID
12 6 (8.00%) OOD
13 5 (6.67%) Business Development
13 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.67%) MVC
13 5 (6.67%) MVVM
13 5 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (88.00%) Apple Swift
2 53 (70.67%) Objective-C
3 13 (17.33%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.33%) C++
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (2.67%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Apple
2 3 (4.00%) Google
2 3 (4.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.33%) Facebook
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) PayPal