Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mobile Applications Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 334 305
Rank change year-on-year +46 -29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Applications Developer 40 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.078% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.081% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 10
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £39,750 £53,000 £52,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9777 11043 10507
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8024 8750 8737
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Mobile Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Applications Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Applications Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Applications Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Wolverhampton +18 15 £34,500 +2.22%
Coventry +23 11 £36,500 -33.64% 1
Warwickshire - 10 £34,000 -
Birmingham +30 4 £32,625 -27.50%
Mobile Applications Developer
England

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Mobile Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Mobile Applications Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 39 (97.50%) Android
3 34 (85.00%) Android Development
4 33 (82.50%) Apple Swift
4 33 (82.50%) Xcode
4 33 (82.50%) Objective-C
5 26 (65.00%) SOAP
5 26 (65.00%) REST
6 25 (62.50%) Android SDK
6 25 (62.50%) Java
6 25 (62.50%) JSON
7 24 (60.00%) Android Studio
8 21 (52.50%) iOS Development
8 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
9 20 (50.00%) iOS SDK
10 16 (40.00%) User Experience
10 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
10 16 (40.00%) XML
11 15 (37.50%) SAML
11 15 (37.50%) SQL
11 15 (37.50%) OAuth
12 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (27.50%) Web Services
14 11 (27.50%) HTML
15 10 (25.00%) CSS
15 10 (25.00%) JIRA
15 10 (25.00%) HTML5
15 10 (25.00%) Confluence

Mobile Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) ATM
2 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (82.50%) Xcode
2 24 (60.00%) Android Studio
3 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) REST
1 26 (65.00%) SOAP
2 25 (62.50%) Android SDK
2 25 (62.50%) JSON
3 20 (50.00%) iOS SDK
4 16 (40.00%) XML
5 15 (37.50%) OAuth
5 15 (37.50%) SAML
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) Web Services
7 10 (25.00%) CSS
7 10 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (7.50%) .NET
10 3 (7.50%) jQuery
11 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
11 2 (5.00%) Ionic Framework
11 2 (5.00%) Node.js
11 2 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (40.00%) User Experience
3 8 (20.00%) iPad
3 8 (20.00%) iPhone
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Android
2 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Android Development
2 21 (52.50%) iOS Development
3 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (22.50%) Asset Management
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.50%) SDLC
8 1 (2.50%) SEO
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) Apple Swift
1 33 (82.50%) Objective-C
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) C
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Google