Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Mobile Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Development over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 163 236
Rank change year-on-year -83 +73 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Development 51 181 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.81% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.98% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 49 213 137
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -27.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +11.11%

Mobile Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,173 9,164 10,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.21% 91.42% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,254 7,576 8,462
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Mobile Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Mobile Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Development in the West Midlands

Mobile Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Mobile Development in the West Midlands

Mobile Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Development in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Development in the West Midlands

Mobile Development
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 Development within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Birmingham -56 26 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 7 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire +9 4 £37,500 - 3
Solihull 0 4 £43,750 +2.94%
Warwickshire +26 3 £35,000 +11.11%
Coventry -18 3 £31,750 -42.27%
Worcestershire -25 2 £51,250 +36.67% 2
Walsall - 1 £37,500 - 1
Mobile Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Mobile Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile Development.

1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) MVC
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 24 (47.06%) Xamarin
4 23 (45.10%) .NET
5 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
6 19 (37.25%) Marketing
7 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (33.33%) React
9 16 (31.37%) Mobile App
9 16 (31.37%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (31.37%) SQL
10 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
11 14 (27.45%) Apple iOS
12 12 (23.53%) CSS
13 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (21.57%) Java
14 10 (19.61%) HTML
14 10 (19.61%) OO
14 10 (19.61%) TDD
14 10 (19.61%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (19.61%) Android
15 9 (17.65%) Web Development
15 9 (17.65%) RESTful
16 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
17 7 (13.73%) SQL Server

Mobile Development
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 4 (7.84%) CMS
1 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) iTunes
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Skype
2 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Subversion
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.96%) fastlane
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 19 (37.25%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (23.53%) React Developer
5 9 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Lead Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Xamarin Developer
7 6 (11.76%) iOS Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Android Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.84%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (33.33%) React
4 17 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (31.37%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (23.53%) CSS
7 10 (19.61%) HTML
8 9 (17.65%) RESTful
9 5 (9.80%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) Spring
10 4 (7.84%) J2SE
10 4 (7.84%) Java SE
10 4 (7.84%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.84%) Struts
10 4 (7.84%) Struts2
11 3 (5.88%) LAMP
11 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) iPad
3 3 (5.88%) iPhone
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Apple iOS
2 10 (19.61%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) MVC
2 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (19.61%) OO
4 10 (19.61%) TDD
5 9 (17.65%) Web Development
6 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.73%) Android Development
7 7 (13.73%) iOS Development
7 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.80%) Scrum
10 4 (7.84%) Content Management
10 4 (7.84%) SDLC
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 11 (21.57%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Java 8
8 1 (1.96%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) CIPD
1 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Xamarin
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) IBM