Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Xcode
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 843 887 894
Rank change year-on-year +44 +7 -185
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 339 311 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 0.94% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 297 293 330
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -

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 35,076 33,250 36,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.22% 18.84% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28,765 28,503 30,933
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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 +41 331 £45,000 -18.18% 72
UK excluding London +108 222 £37,500 -11.76% 51
London -53 112 £60,000 -7.69% 23
North of England +76 89 £40,000 +2.56% 12
North West +37 54 £42,500 +3.03% 11
Midlands +24 50 £35,000 +1.45% 11
West Midlands +24 48 £35,000 +45.83% 7
Yorkshire +60 35 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South East +19 31 £35,000 -22.22% 14
East of England +11 28 £55,000 +22.22% 7
South West +29 21 £51,250 +55.30% 5
East Midlands +8 2 - - 4
Scotland -40 2 £41,250 -13.16%
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 297 (87.61%) Apple iOS
2 250 (73.75%) Objective-C
3 229 (67.55%) iOS Development
4 187 (55.16%) Apple Swift
4 187 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (45.72%) Android
6 141 (41.59%) Mobile App
7 126 (37.17%) Git (software)
8 123 (36.28%) iOS SDK
9 112 (33.04%) Java
10 93 (27.43%) Android Studio
11 91 (26.84%) Android Development
12 89 (26.25%) User Experience
13 83 (24.48%) Unit Testing
14 82 (24.19%) TDD
14 82 (24.19%) REST
15 78 (23.01%) JSON
15 78 (23.01%) Web Services
16 74 (21.83%) BDD
17 71 (20.94%) Mobile Development
18 70 (20.65%) Scrum
19 65 (19.17%) Apple
20 63 (18.58%) RESTful
21 62 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
21 62 (18.29%) Android SDK
22 59 (17.40%) OO
23 58 (17.11%) QA
23 58 (17.11%) Google
24 57 (16.81%) JavaScript
25 52 (15.34%) Test Automation

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 12 (3.54%) Confluence
2 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.88%) CMS
3 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) nginx
4 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) GIMP
2 1 (0.29%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.67%) TestFlight
2 21 (6.19%) Google Play
3 15 (4.42%) GitHub
4 14 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (3.24%) SaaS
6 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.47%) npm
7 5 (1.47%) Yarn
8 1 (0.29%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.83%) MQTT
2 11 (3.24%) ATM
3 10 (2.95%) iBeacon
4 9 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.18%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.29%) HTTP
6 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.72%) SQLite
2 14 (4.13%) MySQL
3 11 (3.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.06%) Big Data
5 5 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.47%) RethinkDB
5 5 (1.47%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.29%) HSQLDB
8 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 126 (37.17%) Git (software)
2 93 (27.43%) Android Studio
3 43 (12.68%) Jenkins
4 31 (9.14%) Subversion
5 30 (8.85%) Calabash
6 28 (8.26%) Cucumber
7 27 (7.96%) Eclipse
8 22 (6.49%) JIRA
9 20 (5.90%) Appium
10 17 (5.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (5.01%) CocoaPods
11 16 (4.72%) Visual Studio
12 12 (3.54%) Maven
13 7 (2.06%) Gradle
13 7 (2.06%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.47%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.47%) Grunt
14 5 (1.47%) gulp
15 4 (1.18%) RSpec
16 3 (0.88%) Artifactory
General
1 31 (9.14%) Finance
2 23 (6.78%) Retail
3 21 (6.19%) Banking
4 16 (4.72%) Advertising
5 13 (3.83%) Games
6 12 (3.54%) Electronics
7 10 (2.95%) Publishing
8 7 (2.06%) Marketing
9 6 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.88%) Automotive
13 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.29%) Law
14 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 261 (76.99%) Developer
2 199 (58.70%) iOS Developer
3 56 (16.52%) Android Developer
3 56 (16.52%) Applications Developer
3 56 (16.52%) Mobile Developer
4 37 (10.91%) iOS Android Developer
5 36 (10.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 31 (9.14%) Senior Developer
7 26 (7.67%) Objective-C Developer
8 24 (7.08%) Senior iOS Developer
9 17 (5.01%) Social Media Developer
10 14 (4.13%) Java Android Developer
10 14 (4.13%) Java Developer
10 14 (4.13%) Mobile Engineer
11 12 (3.54%) Test Leader
12 11 (3.24%) iOS Software Engineer
12 11 (3.24%) QA Engineer
12 11 (3.24%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.65%) PHP Developer
14 8 (2.36%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (36.28%) iOS SDK
2 82 (24.19%) REST
3 78 (23.01%) JSON
3 78 (23.01%) Web Services
4 63 (18.58%) RESTful
5 62 (18.29%) Android SDK
6 52 (15.34%) XML
7 51 (15.04%) HTML
8 45 (13.27%) SOAP
9 42 (12.39%) Cocoa Touch
10 39 (11.50%) CSS
11 36 (10.62%) Cocoa
12 34 (10.03%) .NET
13 33 (9.73%) OAuth
14 32 (9.44%) HTML5
14 32 (9.44%) UIKit
15 19 (5.60%) Node.js
16 17 (5.01%) SAML
17 16 (4.72%) Core Data
18 15 (4.42%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 141 (41.59%) Mobile App
2 89 (26.25%) User Experience
3 38 (11.21%) iPhone
4 34 (10.03%) iPad
5 30 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (6.78%) Computer Science
7 20 (5.90%) Social Media
8 17 (5.01%) BBC
8 17 (5.01%) Smartphone
9 14 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (3.54%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (3.54%) Fintech
11 6 (1.77%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.77%) Animation
12 5 (1.47%) Graphic Design
12 5 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.88%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 297 (87.61%) Apple iOS
2 155 (45.72%) Android
3 7 (2.06%) Linux
3 7 (2.06%) Windows
4 6 (1.77%) Unix
5 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (67.55%) iOS Development
2 187 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (26.84%) Android Development
4 83 (24.48%) Unit Testing
5 82 (24.19%) TDD
6 74 (21.83%) BDD
7 71 (20.94%) Mobile Development
8 70 (20.65%) Scrum
9 62 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (17.40%) OO
11 52 (15.34%) Test Automation
12 39 (11.50%) OOP
13 32 (9.44%) MVC
14 28 (8.26%) SDLC
15 25 (7.37%) Project Management
16 23 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
18 20 (5.90%) Microservices
19 18 (5.31%) Software Engineering
20 17 (5.01%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 250 (73.75%) Objective-C
2 187 (55.16%) Apple Swift
3 112 (33.04%) Java
4 57 (16.81%) JavaScript
5 46 (13.57%) C++
6 39 (11.50%) SQL
7 37 (10.91%) Ruby
8 32 (9.44%) C#
9 27 (7.96%) C
10 21 (6.19%) PHP
11 16 (4.72%) Python
12 7 (2.06%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.47%) ES6
13 5 (1.47%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.18%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.88%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.88%) Scala
16 2 (0.59%) Perl
16 2 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (11.80%) Degree
2 20 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.29%) CEH
5 1 (0.29%) CISSP
5 1 (0.29%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.29%) OSCP
5 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (17.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (5.60%) HockeyApp
2 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 65 (19.17%) Apple
2 58 (17.11%) Google
3 27 (7.96%) Xamarin
4 20 (5.90%) Sony
5 19 (5.60%) Microsoft
6 17 (5.01%) Facebook
6 17 (5.01%) Yahoo!
7 4 (1.18%) Perforce
7 4 (1.18%) SAP
8 3 (0.88%) Atmel
8 3 (0.88%) HP
8 3 (0.88%) Twitter
9 2 (0.59%) Adobe
10 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.29%) IBM
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat