Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mobile Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 190 226
Rank change year-on-year -51 +36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Development 53 140 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.42% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.55% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 51 153 152
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,750 £51,225
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 7,754 9,038 10,656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.42% 91.48% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,937 7,390 8,330
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -18 32 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 7 £37,500 -
Solihull -4 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Warwickshire +33 2 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Staffordshire +17 2 £41,250 +37.50%
Coventry -8 2 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Worcestershire -18 2 £51,250 +36.67% 3
Walsall - 1 £37,500 - 1
Mobile Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 32 (60.38%) C#
3 27 (50.94%) MVC
3 27 (50.94%) Xamarin
4 26 (49.06%) .NET
5 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
6 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (43.40%) React
7 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (41.51%) Marketing
7 22 (41.51%) SQL
8 20 (37.74%) TDD
9 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
10 18 (33.96%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (33.96%) Apple iOS
11 17 (32.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
13 13 (24.53%) OO
14 12 (22.64%) CSS
14 12 (22.64%) HTML
14 12 (22.64%) Web Development
14 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
15 11 (20.75%) Java
16 10 (18.87%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (18.87%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (16.98%) Android
18 8 (15.09%) RESTful

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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) iTunes
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.43%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.89%) fastlane
3 1 (1.89%) JBehave
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
3 15 (28.30%) React Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Lead Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
8 7 (13.21%) iOS Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Android Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Azure Developer
10 5 (9.43%) iOS Android Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Xamarin Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) .NET
2 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
3 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (43.40%) React
4 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (33.96%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (32.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (22.64%) CSS
7 12 (22.64%) HTML
8 8 (15.09%) RESTful
9 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
9 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.43%) Spring
11 4 (7.55%) J2SE
11 4 (7.55%) Java SE
11 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.55%) Struts
11 4 (7.55%) Struts2
11 4 (7.55%) Web Services
12 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) iPad
3 2 (3.77%) iPhone
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Apple iOS
2 9 (16.98%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) TDD
4 13 (24.53%) OO
5 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
5 12 (22.64%) Web Development
6 10 (18.87%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (15.09%) Android Development
7 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 5 (9.43%) Cross-Platform Development
10 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
11 4 (7.55%) Content Management
11 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 32 (60.38%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) SQL
4 11 (20.75%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) Java 8
7 1 (1.89%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) CIPD
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Xamarin
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Apple