Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Xcode
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 826 853
Rank change year-on-year +18 +27 -117
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 397 422 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.20% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 344 355 401
UK median annual salary £41,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.45% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +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 35829 35299 38188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29070 30479 32202
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Xcode in the UK

Xcode
Top 15 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 20 October 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 +41 384 £42,250 -23.18% 26
UK excluding London +110 244 £35,000 -22.22% 17
London -53 148 £55,000 -15.38% 9
Midlands +99 92 £34,000 -24.44% 5
West Midlands +95 87 £34,000 -15.00% 4
North of England +35 74 £40,000 +14.29% 7
North West +4 46 £45,000 +15.38% 6
East of England +16 38 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Yorkshire +46 28 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South East +26 20 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South West +17 12 £40,000 +21.21% 3
East Midlands +26 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Scotland -22 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Wales +19 2 £45,000 +9.76%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 344 (86.65%) Apple iOS
2 313 (78.84%) Objective-C
3 269 (67.76%) iOS Development
4 230 (57.93%) Apple Swift
5 214 (53.90%) Android
6 195 (49.12%) Mobile App
7 192 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
8 155 (39.04%) iOS SDK
9 146 (36.78%) Java
10 133 (33.50%) JSON
11 128 (32.24%) Git (software)
11 128 (32.24%) REST
12 125 (31.49%) Android Development
13 117 (29.47%) Android Studio
14 104 (26.20%) JavaScript
15 90 (22.67%) Android SDK
15 90 (22.67%) User Experience
16 88 (22.17%) XML
17 86 (21.66%) Web Services
17 86 (21.66%) OO
17 86 (21.66%) Mobile Development
18 83 (20.91%) HTML
19 82 (20.65%) Unit Testing
20 81 (20.40%) Scrum
21 77 (19.40%) TDD
22 71 (17.88%) CSS
23 70 (17.63%) Cocoa
24 65 (16.37%) SOAP
25 64 (16.12%) C
25 64 (16.12%) RESTful

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 16 (4.03%) Confluence
2 11 (2.77%) CMS
3 8 (2.02%) WordPress
4 2 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.25%) nginx
5 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.01%) InVision
2 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.50%) InDesign
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.07%) Google Play
2 19 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.77%) SaaS
4 10 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.02%) iTunes
6 7 (1.76%) TestFlight
7 4 (1.01%) GitHub
7 4 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.76%) npm
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.02%) iBeacon
2 11 (2.77%) ATM
3 10 (2.52%) HTTP
3 10 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.51%) Network Security
5 4 (1.01%) Internet
6 2 (0.50%) MQTT
7 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.05%) MySQL
2 14 (3.53%) SQLite
3 8 (2.02%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.76%) Big Data
6 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.50%) OLAP
6 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.25%) HSQLDB
7 1 (0.25%) MS Access
7 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 128 (32.24%) Git (software)
2 117 (29.47%) Android Studio
3 43 (10.83%) Eclipse
4 32 (8.06%) Subversion
5 29 (7.30%) Visual Studio
6 22 (5.54%) JIRA
7 21 (5.29%) Jenkins
8 15 (3.78%) CocoaPods
9 12 (3.02%) Appium
9 12 (3.02%) Calabash
10 9 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.76%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.51%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (1.26%) Maven
13 5 (1.26%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.01%) git-flow
14 4 (1.01%) RSpec
15 3 (0.76%) Gradle
15 3 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (14.61%) Retail
2 31 (7.81%) Finance
3 26 (6.55%) Electronics
4 25 (6.30%) Banking
5 11 (2.77%) Automotive
5 11 (2.77%) Publishing
6 8 (2.02%) Advertising
7 7 (1.76%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.51%) Games
8 6 (1.51%) Legal
9 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.76%) Marketing
12 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 329 (82.87%) Developer
2 234 (58.94%) iOS Developer
3 91 (22.92%) Applications Developer
4 87 (21.91%) Mobile Developer
5 84 (21.16%) Android Developer
6 62 (15.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 57 (14.36%) iOS Android Developer
8 39 (9.82%) Objective-C Developer
9 28 (7.05%) Java Developer
10 24 (6.05%) Software Developer
11 23 (5.79%) Java Android Developer
11 23 (5.79%) Software Engineer
12 22 (5.54%) Senior Developer
13 21 (5.29%) Lead Developer
14 20 (5.04%) Java Mobile Developer
15 19 (4.79%) iOS Software Engineer
15 19 (4.79%) Junior
15 19 (4.79%) Junior Developer
16 16 (4.03%) Java Applications Developer
17 14 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (39.04%) iOS SDK
2 133 (33.50%) JSON
3 128 (32.24%) REST
4 90 (22.67%) Android SDK
5 88 (22.17%) XML
6 86 (21.66%) Web Services
7 83 (20.91%) HTML
8 71 (17.88%) CSS
9 70 (17.63%) Cocoa
10 65 (16.37%) SOAP
11 64 (16.12%) RESTful
12 54 (13.60%) Cocoa Touch
13 51 (12.85%) HTML5
14 43 (10.83%) OAuth
15 26 (6.55%) SAML
16 24 (6.05%) UIKit
17 23 (5.79%) .NET
17 23 (5.79%) Core Data
18 22 (5.54%) jQuery
19 20 (5.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 195 (49.12%) Mobile App
2 90 (22.67%) User Experience
3 35 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 31 (7.81%) iPad
5 29 (7.30%) iPhone
6 23 (5.79%) Fintech
7 21 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (4.53%) Algorithms
10 16 (4.03%) Data Structures
11 12 (3.02%) Social Media
12 8 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.51%) CUDA
13 6 (1.51%) mHealth
14 5 (1.26%) Apple TV
14 5 (1.26%) Smartphone
15 4 (1.01%) Animation
15 4 (1.01%) BBC
15 4 (1.01%) Spread Betting
15 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 344 (86.65%) Apple iOS
2 214 (53.90%) Android
3 21 (5.29%) Windows
4 17 (4.28%) Linux
5 11 (2.77%) Unix
6 10 (2.52%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (67.76%) iOS Development
2 192 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (31.49%) Android Development
4 86 (21.66%) Mobile Development
4 86 (21.66%) OO
5 82 (20.65%) Unit Testing
6 81 (20.40%) Scrum
7 77 (19.40%) TDD
8 55 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (13.10%) BDD
10 43 (10.83%) Software Engineering
11 42 (10.58%) MVC
12 41 (10.33%) Test Automation
13 39 (9.82%) OOP
14 37 (9.32%) Mobile Application Development
15 25 (6.30%) SDLC
16 23 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (5.29%) E-Commerce
19 18 (4.53%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (78.84%) Objective-C
2 230 (57.93%) Apple Swift
3 146 (36.78%) Java
4 104 (26.20%) JavaScript
5 64 (16.12%) C
6 58 (14.61%) C++
7 41 (10.33%) PHP
8 40 (10.08%) SQL
9 36 (9.07%) C#
10 30 (7.56%) Python
11 15 (3.78%) Ruby
12 12 (3.02%) Perl
13 11 (2.77%) ES6
13 11 (2.77%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.76%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.76%) Go
15 3 (0.76%) Scala
16 2 (0.50%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.50%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.25%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 60 (15.11%) Degree
2 30 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.76%) CISSP
3 7 (1.76%) OSCP
4 6 (1.51%) CREST Certified
4 6 (1.51%) OSCE
5 5 (1.26%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) CEH
6 1 (0.25%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.57%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.50%) GCP
3 2 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.26%) Docker
2 3 (0.76%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.51%) HockeyApp
2 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 62 (15.62%) Apple
2 50 (12.59%) Google
3 19 (4.79%) Xamarin
4 13 (3.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.26%) Appcelerator
6 4 (1.01%) Facebook
6 4 (1.01%) Sony
6 4 (1.01%) Yahoo!
7 3 (0.76%) Adobe
7 3 (0.76%) HP
8 2 (0.50%) Perforce
8 2 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) IBM
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.25%) Twitter