Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Xcode
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 780 785
Rank change year-on-year -78 +5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 334 440 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.21% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 284 376 456
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%

Xcode is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35,618 36,278 36,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.57% 20.43% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28,915 29,866 31,576
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Xcode as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in the UK

Xcode
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Xcode in the UK

Xcode
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xcode over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Xcode in the UK

Xcode
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xcode within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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 -55 326 £50,750 +12.78% 66
UK excluding London -67 178 £42,500 +21.43% 42
London -41 155 £60,000 - 26
South East +23 50 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North of England +13 40 £39,000 -13.33% 16
Midlands -46 40 £45,000 +35.34% 6
East Midlands +30 34 £43,750 -32.69% 2
North West +5 34 £38,000 -15.56% 10
East of England -7 22 £57,500 +4.55% 5
South West -15 19 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Midlands -61 6 £50,000 +58.73% 4
Yorkshire +28 5 £43,750 +34.62% 6
Wales +4 3 £16,000 -57.33%
Scotland -23 3 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
North East - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 275 (82.34%) Apple iOS
2 217 (64.97%) Objective-C
3 211 (63.17%) iOS Development
4 190 (56.89%) Apple Swift
5 180 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
6 166 (49.70%) Android
7 115 (34.43%) Java
8 100 (29.94%) Mobile App
9 97 (29.04%) Mobile Development
10 90 (26.95%) Git (software)
11 76 (22.75%) Android Development
11 76 (22.75%) iOS SDK
12 71 (21.26%) OO
13 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
14 65 (19.46%) Apple
15 63 (18.86%) TDD
15 63 (18.86%) Jenkins
16 62 (18.56%) Test Automation
17 60 (17.96%) Android Studio
18 57 (17.07%) Fintech
19 54 (16.17%) JSON
20 53 (15.87%) Software Engineering
21 52 (15.57%) Finance
21 52 (15.57%) C++
22 51 (15.27%) User Experience
23 50 (14.97%) CSS
23 50 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (14.97%) RESTful
24 46 (13.77%) HTML
25 45 (13.47%) Web Services

Xcode
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 7 (2.10%) Confluence
2 5 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (1.50%) Alfresco
2 5 (1.50%) Documentum
2 5 (1.50%) Drupal
2 5 (1.50%) FileNet
2 5 (1.50%) Liferay
2 5 (1.50%) LiveCycle
2 5 (1.50%) LiveLink
2 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.20%) CMS
3 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.20%) WordPress
4 3 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.60%) Apache
5 2 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (5.39%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.89%) GIMP
3 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Eloqua
1 2 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.59%) Firebase
2 14 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.89%) iTunes
4 11 (3.29%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (2.69%) GitHub
5 9 (2.69%) TestFlight
5 9 (2.69%) Trello
6 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (2.40%) npm
7 6 (1.80%) Yarn
8 4 (1.20%) Slack
9 3 (0.90%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.60%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.60%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.60%) Google Play
10 2 (0.60%) SaaS
10 2 (0.60%) Veeva
11 1 (0.30%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.10%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.50%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.50%) Internet
2 5 (1.50%) RS-232
2 5 (1.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.90%) DVB
3 3 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.60%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) ATM
5 1 (0.30%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.49%) SQLite
2 14 (4.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.89%) MySQL
4 9 (2.69%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.40%) Blockchain
6 7 (2.10%) Big Data
7 6 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.80%) RethinkDB
8 5 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.90%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 90 (26.95%) Git (software)
2 63 (18.86%) Jenkins
3 60 (17.96%) Android Studio
4 40 (11.98%) JIRA
5 39 (11.68%) Appium
6 34 (10.18%) Visual Studio
7 31 (9.28%) CocoaPods
8 27 (8.08%) Gradle
9 25 (7.49%) Selenium
10 20 (5.99%) Eclipse
11 18 (5.39%) Subversion
12 15 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (4.49%) Bitbucket
13 14 (4.19%) TeamCity
14 9 (2.69%) GitLab
15 8 (2.40%) git-flow
15 8 (2.40%) Maven
16 7 (2.10%) CruiseControl
17 6 (1.80%) gulp
17 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (15.57%) Finance
2 23 (6.89%) Banking
3 19 (5.69%) Games
4 10 (2.99%) Retail
4 10 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.69%) Electronics
6 8 (2.40%) Publishing
7 7 (2.10%) Automotive
8 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.50%) Law
9 5 (1.50%) Marketing
9 5 (1.50%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 259 (77.54%) Developer
2 198 (59.28%) iOS Developer
3 97 (29.04%) Mobile Developer
4 72 (21.56%) Android Developer
5 60 (17.96%) iOS Android Developer
6 46 (13.77%) Applications Developer
7 44 (13.17%) Senior Developer
7 44 (13.17%) Software Engineer
8 43 (12.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 38 (11.38%) Senior iOS Developer
10 32 (9.58%) iOS Tester
10 32 (9.58%) Tester
11 31 (9.28%) Mobile Tester
12 30 (8.98%) Android Tester
13 29 (8.68%) iOS Software Engineer
14 28 (8.38%) Java Developer
14 28 (8.38%) Java Mobile Developer
15 27 (8.08%) Java Android Developer
16 25 (7.49%) Java Automation Tester
16 25 (7.49%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (22.75%) iOS SDK
2 54 (16.17%) JSON
3 50 (14.97%) CSS
3 50 (14.97%) RESTful
4 46 (13.77%) HTML
5 45 (13.47%) Web Services
6 33 (9.88%) .NET
7 32 (9.58%) REST
8 31 (9.28%) XML
9 29 (8.68%) React Native
10 28 (8.38%) React
11 26 (7.78%) AngularJS
12 25 (7.49%) SOAP
13 22 (6.59%) HTML5
14 21 (6.29%) Android SDK
15 20 (5.99%) Node.js
16 17 (5.09%) Cocoa
16 17 (5.09%) Redux
17 15 (4.49%) Ajax
17 15 (4.49%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 100 (29.94%) Mobile App
2 57 (17.07%) Fintech
3 51 (15.27%) User Experience
4 24 (7.19%) Computer Science
5 21 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.99%) iPhone
9 7 (2.10%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.80%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.80%) iPad
10 6 (1.80%) NHS
10 6 (1.80%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (1.50%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.50%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.50%) Robotics
12 4 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 275 (82.34%) Apple iOS
2 166 (49.70%) Android
3 20 (5.99%) Windows
4 15 (4.49%) Linux
5 9 (2.69%) Unix
6 6 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (63.17%) iOS Development
2 180 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (29.04%) Mobile Development
4 76 (22.75%) Android Development
5 71 (21.26%) OO
6 63 (18.86%) TDD
7 62 (18.56%) Test Automation
8 53 (15.87%) Software Engineering
9 50 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (12.87%) Scrum
11 40 (11.98%) BDD
12 39 (11.68%) Unit Testing
13 34 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (8.98%) OOP
15 27 (8.08%) Analytics
16 23 (6.89%) Mobile Application Development
17 21 (6.29%) MVC
17 21 (6.29%) SOLID
18 20 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
19 19 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 217 (64.97%) Objective-C
2 190 (56.89%) Apple Swift
3 115 (34.43%) Java
4 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
5 52 (15.57%) C++
6 33 (9.88%) C#
7 25 (7.49%) PHP
8 24 (7.19%) SQL
9 21 (6.29%) C
10 18 (5.39%) Scala
11 16 (4.79%) Python
12 14 (4.19%) Kotlin
13 9 (2.69%) ES6
14 7 (2.10%) Ruby
15 6 (1.80%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.50%) Perl
16 5 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.50%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.50%) XAML
17 4 (1.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 28 (8.38%) Degree
2 10 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.30%) PhD
4 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.47%) QA
2 6 (1.80%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.10%) Docker
1 7 (2.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.10%) Automic
1 7 (2.10%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.60%) cPanel
2 2 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.30%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 65 (19.46%) Apple
2 28 (8.38%) Adobe
3 22 (6.59%) Google
4 14 (4.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.29%) Xamarin
6 10 (2.99%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.10%) CA
8 6 (1.80%) IBM
9 5 (1.50%) Assembla
9 5 (1.50%) FatWire
9 5 (1.50%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.50%) OpenText
9 5 (1.50%) Sencha
9 5 (1.50%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.50%) Vignette
9 5 (1.50%) Xerox
10 4 (1.20%) Mapbox
10 4 (1.20%) SAP
10 4 (1.20%) Sony
11 3 (0.90%) Facebook