Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Developer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Mobile Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 275 279
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Developer 34 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 37
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -40.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,500 £24,550
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -16.19%

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 9,483 10,150 10,031
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.84% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,601 8,064 8,422
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Mobile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Mobile Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Developer in the West Midlands

Mobile 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 Developer within the West Midlands region 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
Wolverhampton +4 15 £34,500 +4.55%
Birmingham +21 6 £36,250 -6.45% 5
Coventry +1 6 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Warwickshire -6 5 £34,000 -
Shropshire 0 1 - - 1
Mobile Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Mobile 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 Developer in the job title.

1 32 (94.12%) Android
2 29 (85.29%) Mobile App
2 29 (85.29%) Android Development
3 26 (76.47%) Objective-C
4 25 (73.53%) Java
4 25 (73.53%) Apple Swift
5 24 (70.59%) Xcode
6 23 (67.65%) Apple iOS
7 22 (64.71%) REST
8 21 (61.76%) iOS Development
8 21 (61.76%) Android SDK
8 21 (61.76%) SOAP
9 20 (58.82%) JSON
9 20 (58.82%) Android Studio
10 17 (50.00%) SQL
11 16 (47.06%) XML
11 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
11 16 (47.06%) iOS SDK
12 15 (44.12%) User Experience
12 15 (44.12%) OAuth
12 15 (44.12%) SAML
13 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
14 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (29.41%) JIRA
15 10 (29.41%) Confluence
16 9 (26.47%) OO
17 8 (23.53%) HTML
17 8 (23.53%) Degree
18 7 (20.59%) CSS
18 7 (20.59%) JavaScript

Mobile 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 (29.41%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQLite
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Xcode
2 20 (58.82%) Android Studio
3 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
4 10 (29.41%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Advertising
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) REST
2 21 (61.76%) Android SDK
2 21 (61.76%) SOAP
3 20 (58.82%) JSON
4 16 (47.06%) iOS SDK
4 16 (47.06%) XML
5 15 (44.12%) OAuth
5 15 (44.12%) SAML
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
7 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5
10 3 (8.82%) .NET
10 3 (8.82%) jQuery
11 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
11 2 (5.88%) RESTful
11 2 (5.88%) WCF
12 1 (2.94%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 29 (85.29%) Mobile App
2 15 (44.12%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
3 4 (11.76%) iPhone
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Android
2 23 (67.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Android Development
2 21 (61.76%) iOS Development
3 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Mobile Development
7 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) MVC
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.88%) Push Notifications
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.94%) Logistics
10 1 (2.94%) MVVM
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Objective-C
2 25 (73.53%) Apple Swift
2 25 (73.53%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) C
6 3 (8.82%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft