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

Apple Xcode
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 829 862
Rank change year-on-year -15 +33 -154
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 363 398 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 1.13% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 319 340 377
UK median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £70,500
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 36299 35289 38299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 18.71% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29488 30452 32354
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 £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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +23 352 £40,000 -30.43% 33
UK excluding London +87 233 £35,000 -22.22% 22
London -82 125 £57,500 -11.54% 11
North of England +51 82 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Midlands +81 77 £34,500 -18.82% 8
West Midlands +74 73 £34,500 -8.00% 6
North West +29 54 £44,500 +11.25% 9
East of England +20 29 £52,500 +16.67%
Yorkshire +42 28 £35,000 - 1
South East +31 23 £35,000 -22.22%
South West +31 16 £42,500 +28.79% 4
East Midlands +22 4 - - 2
Scotland -24 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Wales +13 1 £52,500 +25.75%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 316 (87.05%) Apple iOS
2 281 (77.41%) Objective-C
3 250 (68.87%) iOS Development
4 206 (56.75%) Apple Swift
5 184 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
6 178 (49.04%) Android
7 163 (44.90%) Mobile App
8 141 (38.84%) iOS SDK
9 126 (34.71%) Java
10 119 (32.78%) Git (software)
11 113 (31.13%) JSON
11 113 (31.13%) Android Development
12 109 (30.03%) REST
13 101 (27.82%) Android Studio
14 92 (25.34%) User Experience
15 84 (23.14%) Scrum
16 83 (22.87%) JavaScript
17 82 (22.59%) TDD
18 79 (21.76%) Unit Testing
19 78 (21.49%) Web Services
19 78 (21.49%) Android SDK
20 77 (21.21%) Mobile Development
21 75 (20.66%) XML
22 70 (19.28%) OO
23 67 (18.46%) HTML
24 64 (17.63%) Apple
25 58 (15.98%) BDD
26 57 (15.70%) CSS
26 57 (15.70%) RESTful
27 56 (15.43%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (4.13%) Confluence
2 12 (3.31%) CMS
3 9 (2.48%) WordPress
4 2 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.28%) nginx
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.83%) InVision
2 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.55%) InDesign
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.54%) Google Play
2 14 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.03%) GitHub
3 11 (3.03%) SaaS
3 11 (3.03%) TestFlight
4 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.83%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.03%) ATM
1 11 (3.03%) iBeacon
2 6 (1.65%) MQTT
3 5 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.10%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.10%) HTTP
4 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
6 1 (0.28%) SMS
6 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.06%) MySQL
2 13 (3.58%) SQLite
3 6 (1.65%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.10%) Big Data
4 4 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.55%) OLAP
6 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.28%) HSQLDB
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 119 (32.78%) Git (software)
2 101 (27.82%) Android Studio
3 36 (9.92%) Eclipse
4 28 (7.71%) Subversion
5 27 (7.44%) Jenkins
6 22 (6.06%) JIRA
7 21 (5.79%) Visual Studio
8 16 (4.41%) CocoaPods
9 15 (4.13%) Calabash
10 13 (3.58%) Appium
11 12 (3.31%) Cucumber
12 10 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (2.48%) Maven
14 7 (1.93%) Gradle
15 5 (1.38%) Mercurial
16 4 (1.10%) IntelliJ
16 4 (1.10%) RSpec
16 4 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 4 (1.10%) TeamCity
17 3 (0.83%) Bitbucket
General
1 45 (12.40%) Retail
2 29 (7.99%) Finance
3 22 (6.06%) Electronics
4 21 (5.79%) Banking
5 13 (3.58%) Advertising
6 11 (3.03%) Publishing
7 9 (2.48%) Games
8 8 (2.20%) Automotive
9 7 (1.93%) Marketing
9 7 (1.93%) Music Industry
10 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.83%) Legal
12 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 295 (81.27%) Developer
2 218 (60.06%) iOS Developer
3 74 (20.39%) Applications Developer
4 72 (19.83%) Android Developer
5 71 (19.56%) Mobile Developer
6 49 (13.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 48 (13.22%) iOS Android Developer
8 30 (8.26%) Objective-C Developer
9 23 (6.34%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.96%) Java Developer
10 18 (4.96%) Senior iOS Developer
11 17 (4.68%) Java Android Developer
12 16 (4.41%) Software Engineer
13 15 (4.13%) iOS Software Engineer
14 14 (3.86%) Junior
14 14 (3.86%) Junior Developer
14 14 (3.86%) Lead Developer
14 14 (3.86%) Software Developer
15 11 (3.03%) Lead iOS Developer
16 10 (2.75%) Senior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (38.84%) iOS SDK
2 113 (31.13%) JSON
3 109 (30.03%) REST
4 78 (21.49%) Android SDK
4 78 (21.49%) Web Services
5 75 (20.66%) XML
6 67 (18.46%) HTML
7 57 (15.70%) CSS
7 57 (15.70%) RESTful
8 55 (15.15%) Cocoa
9 54 (14.88%) SOAP
10 49 (13.50%) Cocoa Touch
11 42 (11.57%) HTML5
12 40 (11.02%) OAuth
13 26 (7.16%) UIKit
14 22 (6.06%) .NET
15 20 (5.51%) SAML
16 19 (5.23%) Core Data
16 19 (5.23%) jQuery
17 18 (4.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 163 (44.90%) Mobile App
2 92 (25.34%) User Experience
3 34 (9.37%) iPhone
4 33 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 32 (8.82%) iPad
6 25 (6.89%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (5.23%) Fintech
8 15 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (4.13%) Social Media
9 11 (3.03%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.48%) BBC
10 9 (2.48%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.93%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.65%) Animation
12 6 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (1.38%) Apple TV
14 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (1.10%) Spread Betting
15 3 (0.83%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 316 (87.05%) Apple iOS
2 178 (49.04%) Android
3 12 (3.31%) Linux
3 12 (3.31%) Windows
4 8 (2.20%) Unix
5 6 (1.65%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.28%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (68.87%) iOS Development
2 184 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (31.13%) Android Development
4 84 (23.14%) Scrum
5 82 (22.59%) TDD
6 79 (21.76%) Unit Testing
7 77 (21.21%) Mobile Development
8 70 (19.28%) OO
9 58 (15.98%) BDD
10 56 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (9.64%) OOP
12 34 (9.37%) Test Automation
13 33 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
14 31 (8.54%) MVC
15 30 (8.26%) Software Engineering
16 24 (6.61%) SDLC
17 22 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
18 21 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (5.79%) Project Management
19 19 (5.23%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 281 (77.41%) Objective-C
2 206 (56.75%) Apple Swift
3 126 (34.71%) Java
4 83 (22.87%) JavaScript
5 52 (14.33%) C++
6 47 (12.95%) C
7 42 (11.57%) SQL
8 34 (9.37%) PHP
9 31 (8.54%) C#
10 25 (6.89%) Python
11 19 (5.23%) Ruby
12 8 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.65%) Perl
14 5 (1.38%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.38%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.10%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.83%) ES6
16 3 (0.83%) Go
16 3 (0.83%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (15.15%) Degree
2 29 (7.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.38%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) CISSP
5 2 (0.55%) OSCP
6 1 (0.28%) CEH
6 1 (0.28%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.28%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.28%) OSCE
6 1 (0.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.85%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) GCP
2 2 (0.55%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.48%) HockeyApp
2 3 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 64 (17.63%) Apple
2 54 (14.88%) Google
3 20 (5.51%) Xamarin
4 15 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.48%) Facebook
5 9 (2.48%) Sony
5 9 (2.48%) Yahoo!
6 4 (1.10%) Perforce
6 4 (1.10%) SAP
7 3 (0.83%) Adobe
7 3 (0.83%) Atmel
7 3 (0.83%) HP
7 3 (0.83%) Twitter
8 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.28%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat