Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Xcode
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 814 778
Rank change year-on-year +50 -36 -66
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 437 473 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 1.31% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 369 391 445
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £80,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -

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

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36591 35989 36914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.68% 18.25% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29974 31174 30992
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Xcode in the UK

Xcode
Top 14 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 19 August 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 +79 426 £45,000 -18.18% 29
UK excluding London +122 241 £35,000 -22.22% 23
London -44 195 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Midlands +108 97 £34,000 -9.33% 6
West Midlands +96 90 £33,250 -11.33% 6
East of England +22 49 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North of England -16 46 £45,000 +28.57% 9
North West -25 36 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South West +9 23 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South East +37 16 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Yorkshire +20 10 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Wales +25 7 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +21 7 £65,000 +39.78%
Scotland -14 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Xcode also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Xcode.

1 375 (85.81%) Apple iOS
2 341 (78.03%) Objective-C
3 266 (60.87%) Apple Swift
4 264 (60.41%) iOS Development
5 231 (52.86%) Android
6 213 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
7 207 (47.37%) Mobile App
8 172 (39.36%) iOS SDK
9 155 (35.47%) Java
10 140 (32.04%) JSON
11 125 (28.60%) JavaScript
12 118 (27.00%) Android Development
12 118 (27.00%) Mobile Development
13 117 (26.77%) Git (software)
14 115 (26.32%) Android Studio
15 106 (24.26%) REST
16 103 (23.57%) XML
17 100 (22.88%) OO
18 99 (22.65%) User Experience
19 98 (22.43%) Cocoa
20 97 (22.20%) HTML
21 93 (21.28%) Web Services
22 87 (19.91%) Android SDK
23 82 (18.76%) TDD
24 79 (18.08%) CSS
24 79 (18.08%) SOAP
25 76 (17.39%) Software Engineering
26 75 (17.16%) RESTful
27 73 (16.70%) Unit Testing
28 72 (16.48%) C

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 11 (2.52%) CMS
2 8 (1.83%) Confluence
2 8 (1.83%) WordPress
3 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.46%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.46%) Documentum
3 2 (0.46%) Drupal
3 2 (0.46%) FileNet
3 2 (0.46%) Liferay
3 2 (0.46%) LiveCycle
3 2 (0.46%) LiveLink
3 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.23%) Apache
4 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (1.60%) InVision
2 4 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.46%) InDesign
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.01%) Amazon AWS
1 35 (8.01%) Google Play
2 22 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.20%) iTunes
4 8 (1.83%) GitHub
5 5 (1.14%) TestFlight
6 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.92%) SaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.46%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.66%) HTTP
2 13 (2.97%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.75%) Network Security
4 8 (1.83%) iBeacon
5 5 (1.14%) Internet
6 4 (0.92%) ATM
7 3 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.46%) LDAP
9 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.23%) MQTT
9 1 (0.23%) RTP
9 1 (0.23%) RTSP
9 1 (0.23%) SMS
9 1 (0.23%) STUN
9 1 (0.23%) VoIP
9 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.03%) MySQL
2 10 (2.29%) SQLite
3 6 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.69%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.46%) OLAP
6 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.46%) Redis
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 117 (26.77%) Git (software)
2 115 (26.32%) Android Studio
3 47 (10.76%) Eclipse
4 33 (7.55%) Visual Studio
5 30 (6.86%) Subversion
6 21 (4.81%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.81%) JIRA
7 19 (4.35%) Appium
7 19 (4.35%) Calabash
8 13 (2.97%) Selenium
9 12 (2.75%) CocoaPods
9 12 (2.75%) WebDriver
10 9 (2.06%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (1.83%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 7 (1.60%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.14%) Gradle
13 5 (1.14%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.92%) Babel
General
1 50 (11.44%) Retail
2 38 (8.70%) Banking
2 38 (8.70%) Finance
3 31 (7.09%) Electronics
4 15 (3.43%) Publishing
5 9 (2.06%) Automotive
6 8 (1.83%) Legal
7 7 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.60%) Marketing
7 7 (1.60%) Music Industry
8 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.69%) Advertising
9 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.46%) Games
10 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 345 (78.95%) Developer
2 226 (51.72%) iOS Developer
3 80 (18.31%) Applications Developer
4 75 (17.16%) Android Developer
5 73 (16.70%) Mobile Developer
6 51 (11.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 49 (11.21%) Objective-C Developer
8 44 (10.07%) iOS Android Developer
9 43 (9.84%) Software Developer
10 37 (8.47%) Software Engineer
11 33 (7.55%) Senior Developer
12 28 (6.41%) Lead Developer
13 26 (5.95%) Java Developer
14 25 (5.72%) Java Mobile Developer
14 25 (5.72%) Junior
14 25 (5.72%) Junior Developer
15 23 (5.26%) iOS Software Engineer
16 21 (4.81%) Java Android Developer
16 21 (4.81%) Java Applications Developer
16 21 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (39.36%) iOS SDK
2 140 (32.04%) JSON
3 106 (24.26%) REST
4 103 (23.57%) XML
5 98 (22.43%) Cocoa
6 97 (22.20%) HTML
7 93 (21.28%) Web Services
8 87 (19.91%) Android SDK
9 79 (18.08%) CSS
9 79 (18.08%) SOAP
10 75 (17.16%) RESTful
11 60 (13.73%) HTML5
12 55 (12.59%) Cocoa Touch
13 41 (9.38%) Core Data
14 36 (8.24%) jQuery
15 28 (6.41%) .NET
15 28 (6.41%) AngularJS
16 27 (6.18%) UIKit
17 25 (5.72%) OAuth
18 22 (5.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 207 (47.37%) Mobile App
2 99 (22.65%) User Experience
3 35 (8.01%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.95%) iPad
5 25 (5.72%) Fintech
6 24 (5.49%) iPhone
7 23 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (5.03%) Algorithms
9 20 (4.58%) Data Structures
9 20 (4.58%) Social Media
10 16 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (3.20%) mHealth
12 8 (1.83%) CUDA
12 8 (1.83%) Smart Home
13 7 (1.60%) Digital Currency
13 7 (1.60%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.14%) Animation
14 5 (1.14%) Apple TV
14 5 (1.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 375 (85.81%) Apple iOS
2 231 (52.86%) Android
3 26 (5.95%) Windows
4 18 (4.12%) Linux
5 10 (2.29%) Unix
6 9 (2.06%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.60%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.46%) CentOS
8 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (60.41%) iOS Development
2 213 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (27.00%) Android Development
3 118 (27.00%) Mobile Development
4 100 (22.88%) OO
5 82 (18.76%) TDD
6 76 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 73 (16.70%) Unit Testing
8 71 (16.25%) Scrum
9 60 (13.73%) MVC
9 60 (13.73%) Test Automation
10 59 (13.50%) BDD
11 44 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (9.84%) OOP
13 37 (8.47%) Mobile Application Development
14 31 (7.09%) E-Commerce
15 28 (6.41%) SDLC
16 25 (5.72%) Mentoring
17 23 (5.26%) Asset Management
18 22 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 341 (78.03%) Objective-C
2 266 (60.87%) Apple Swift
3 155 (35.47%) Java
4 125 (28.60%) JavaScript
5 72 (16.48%) C
6 61 (13.96%) C++
7 48 (10.98%) PHP
8 43 (9.84%) C#
9 27 (6.18%) Python
10 24 (5.49%) SQL
11 19 (4.35%) Perl
12 18 (4.12%) ES6
13 15 (3.43%) Ruby
14 10 (2.29%) Shell Script
15 9 (2.06%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.69%) Go
17 2 (0.46%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.46%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.46%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 59 (13.50%) Degree
2 25 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.75%) CISSP
3 12 (2.75%) CREST Certified
3 12 (2.75%) OSCE
3 12 (2.75%) OSCP
4 9 (2.06%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.30%) QA
2 5 (1.14%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.46%) GCP
3 2 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.60%) Docker
2 5 (1.14%) Firmware
3 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.92%) HockeyApp
2 3 (0.69%) Ansible
2 3 (0.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (15.10%) Apple
2 42 (9.61%) Google
3 23 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 12 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.60%) Appcelerator
6 5 (1.14%) Adobe
7 3 (0.69%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.46%) FatWire
8 2 (0.46%) HP
8 2 (0.46%) IBM
8 2 (0.46%) Interwoven
8 2 (0.46%) OpenText
8 2 (0.46%) Perforce
8 2 (0.46%) SAP
8 2 (0.46%) Sencha
8 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.46%) Vignette
8 2 (0.46%) Xerox
9 1 (0.23%) McAfee
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter