Apple Swift
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Swift over the 6 months to 25 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
25 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 719 658 472
Rank change year-on-year -61 -186 -25
Permanent jobs citing Swift 101 402 958
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.36% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.80% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 251 529
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,125 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +8.33%
75th Percentile £82,500 £102,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,592 £118,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%

All Programming Languages
UK

Swift is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 28,737 50,075 72,955
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 37.00% 45.21% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22,659 31,705 44,611
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Swift
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Swift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Swift in the UK

Swift
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Swift.

Salary trend for Swift in the UK

Swift
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Swift over the 6 months to 25 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Swift in the UK

Swift
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swift within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England -47 94 £65,000 -13.33% 55
Work from Home -1 55 £75,000 -11.76% 33
UK excluding London -19 55 £60,000 - 26
London +10 43 £71,250 -25.00% 26
North of England +72 19 £56,250 -6.25% 13
South West +23 15 £69,447 +15.75% 3
Yorkshire +112 10 £35,000 -44.00% 4
North West +40 9 £65,500 +9.17% 9
East of England +48 6 £55,000 -40.54% 3
Midlands +48 6 £62,500 +4.17% 2
West Midlands +74 5 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Scotland -41 5 £75,000 +50.00%
South East +5 4 £60,000 -7.69% 6
East Midlands -1 1 - -

Swift
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) SaaS
2 7 (6.93%) AWS
3 6 (5.94%) Azure
4 4 (3.96%) Firebase
4 4 (3.96%) GitHub
4 4 (3.96%) TestFlight
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon Cognito
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon OpenSearch
5 3 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.97%) GCP
5 3 (2.97%) Serverless
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub Actions
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.99%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.99%) Broadband
2 1 (0.99%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) DynamoDB
2 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Xcode
2 14 (13.86%) Git
3 9 (8.91%) Appium
4 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.94%) Cypress.io
5 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) XCTest
6 2 (1.98%) XCUITest
7 1 (0.99%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.99%) Crashlytics
7 1 (0.99%) fastlane
7 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (34.65%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.86%) Banking
3 10 (9.90%) Finance
4 6 (5.94%) Tech for Good
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (3.96%) Retail
7 3 (2.97%) Automotive
8 1 (0.99%) Games
8 1 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.99%) Local Government
8 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.99%) Marketing
8 1 (0.99%) Publishing
8 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (61.39%) Developer
2 36 (35.64%) iOS Developer
3 22 (21.78%) Lead
4 17 (16.83%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (16.83%) Senior
5 15 (14.85%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Lead Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Lead Mobile Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Applications Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Senior iOS Developer
10 8 (7.92%) iOS Software Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Objective-C Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Principal Software Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) RESTful
2 15 (14.85%) iOS SDK
3 11 (10.89%) Core Data
4 8 (7.92%) CSS
4 8 (7.92%) HTML
4 8 (7.92%) React
4 8 (7.92%) React Native
5 7 (6.93%) SwiftUI
6 6 (5.94%) JSON
6 6 (5.94%) pytest
7 5 (4.95%) .NET
7 5 (4.95%) Core Animation
7 5 (4.95%) Flutter
7 5 (4.95%) REST
7 5 (4.95%) Web Services
8 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.96%) Cocoa
8 4 (3.96%) jQuery
8 4 (3.96%) RxSwift
8 4 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (38.61%) Mobile App
2 13 (12.87%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (10.89%) Product Ownership
4 9 (8.91%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.95%) Animation
5 5 (4.95%) IoT
6 4 (3.96%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (3.96%) PropTech
7 3 (2.97%) Blog
7 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.98%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.98%) PKI
8 2 (1.98%) Robotics
9 1 (0.99%) CCTV
9 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.99%) Legacy Code
9 1 (0.99%) Online Games
9 1 (0.99%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 95 (94.06%) Apple iOS
2 52 (51.49%) Android
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
4 1 (0.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (57.43%) iOS Development
2 38 (37.62%) Agile
3 34 (33.66%) Mentoring
4 32 (31.68%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (24.75%) Mobile Application Development
6 23 (22.77%) User Experience
7 21 (20.79%) Clean Code
7 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
8 20 (19.80%) Code Quality
8 20 (19.80%) Mobile Development
9 17 (16.83%) Architectural Patterns
9 17 (16.83%) Collaborative Working
9 17 (16.83%) DevOps
10 15 (14.85%) Design Patterns
11 14 (13.86%) Coaching
11 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
11 14 (13.86%) Technical Leadership
11 14 (13.86%) UX Design
12 13 (12.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (12.87%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Kotlin
2 29 (28.71%) Objective-C
3 22 (21.78%) Java
4 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.88%) SQL
6 8 (7.92%) Python
7 7 (6.93%) C#
8 6 (5.94%) TypeScript
9 5 (4.95%) Rust
10 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.96%) VBScript
11 3 (2.97%) Dart
12 2 (1.98%) Go
12 2 (1.98%) Lua
12 2 (1.98%) PHP
12 2 (1.98%) Ruby
13 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Degree
2 14 (13.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSA
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Terraform
2 2 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) Apple
3 2 (1.98%) Xamarin