Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile App over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Application
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 93 100
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mobile App 868 378 238
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.99% 3.50% 3.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.43% 9.69% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 563 346 218
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,515 £78,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% +2.00%

Mobile App is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,678 3,899 2,723
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 40.17% 36.08% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8,549 3,316 2,340
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £77,813
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £103,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Mobile App
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Mobile App trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mobile App
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mobile App.

Mobile App salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mobile App
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Mobile App over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Mobile App salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, Mobile App job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Mobile App.

1 359 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (30.07%) JavaScript
3 257 (29.61%) Android
4 249 (28.69%) Apple iOS
5 201 (23.16%) .NET
6 197 (22.70%) DevOps
7 196 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 187 (21.54%) User Experience
9 180 (20.74%) C#
10 174 (20.05%) Finance
11 166 (19.12%) React
12 158 (18.20%) Azure
13 155 (17.86%) Social Skills
14 140 (16.13%) Scrum
15 139 (16.01%) Java
16 138 (15.90%) Test Automation
17 132 (15.21%) Kotlin
18 125 (14.40%) AWS
19 120 (13.82%) CI/CD
20 116 (13.36%) Microservices
21 114 (13.13%) React Native
21 114 (13.13%) Node.js
22 113 (13.02%) Git (software)
23 109 (12.56%) TypeScript
24 108 (12.44%) .NET Core
24 108 (12.44%) Microsoft
25 106 (12.21%) Android Development
26 105 (12.10%) Mobile Application Development
27 103 (11.87%) HTML
28 97 (11.18%) Apple Swift

Mobile App
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 45 (5.18%) CMS
2 25 (2.88%) WordPress
3 14 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.38%) Apache
6 11 (1.27%) Confluence
7 10 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.12%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) Mendix
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (4.15%) Sketch
2 8 (0.92%) Adobe XD
3 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.46%) Zeplin
5 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.23%) UserZoom
7 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.35%) Shopify
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 158 (18.20%) Azure
2 125 (14.40%) AWS
3 62 (7.14%) Firebase
4 56 (6.45%) Figma
5 50 (5.76%) GCP
6 38 (4.38%) GitHub
7 35 (4.03%) Serverless
8 32 (3.69%) Heroku
9 30 (3.46%) Google Play
10 26 (3.00%) Power Platform
10 26 (3.00%) SaaS
11 20 (2.30%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.96%) Microsoft 365
13 13 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (1.50%) Azure Functions
13 13 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (1.38%) Azure Monitor
15 11 (1.27%) Azure Logic Apps
15 11 (1.27%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.53%) Internet
2 26 (3.00%) HTTP
3 25 (2.88%) VoIP
4 5 (0.58%) Intranet
4 5 (0.58%) MQTT
4 5 (0.58%) SSL
5 4 (0.46%) Firewall
5 4 (0.46%) Network Security
6 3 (0.35%) DNS
6 3 (0.35%) DSL
6 3 (0.35%) LAN
6 3 (0.35%) WAN
6 3 (0.35%) Wireless
7 2 (0.23%) DHCP
7 2 (0.23%) SAN
7 2 (0.23%) SMS
7 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.12%) DAB
8 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (5.65%) MySQL
3 46 (5.30%) MongoDB
4 41 (4.72%) SQL Server
5 37 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 33 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.76%) Power BI
8 13 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.38%) Redis
10 11 (1.27%) Big Data
11 9 (1.04%) Tableau
12 8 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
12 8 (0.92%) Neo4j
12 8 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.69%) Data Lake
13 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.69%) SQLite
14 5 (0.58%) Informix
14 5 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 113 (13.02%) Git (software)
2 47 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.80%) CircleCI
3 33 (3.80%) Cypress.io
4 32 (3.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (3.23%) Android Studio
6 24 (2.76%) JIRA
6 24 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 21 (2.42%) Gradle
8 19 (2.19%) GitLab
9 17 (1.96%) Appium
10 16 (1.84%) Selenium
11 15 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.61%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.38%) Mercurial
13 12 (1.38%) RSpec
14 11 (1.27%) Jasmine
14 11 (1.27%) JUnit
14 11 (1.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 174 (20.05%) Finance
2 155 (17.86%) Social Skills
3 87 (10.02%) Retail
4 58 (6.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 45 (5.18%) Banking
6 37 (4.26%) Marketing
7 36 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.76%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 22 (2.53%) Law
11 21 (2.42%) Games
12 15 (1.73%) Electronics
13 14 (1.61%) Public Sector
14 11 (1.27%) Advertising
15 10 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
16 9 (1.04%) Legal
16 9 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
18 6 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
19 5 (0.58%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 460 (53.00%) Developer
2 181 (20.85%) Mobile Developer
3 175 (20.16%) Applications Developer
4 149 (17.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 77 (8.87%) Software Engineer
6 59 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 53 (6.11%) React Developer
8 48 (5.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 46 (5.30%) Android Developer
10 44 (5.07%) Designer
11 35 (4.03%) Cloud Developer
12 34 (3.92%) Backend Developer
13 33 (3.80%) iOS Developer
13 33 (3.80%) Software Developer
14 31 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (3.11%) Architect
15 27 (3.11%) Java Developer
16 23 (2.65%) Full Stack Developer
16 23 (2.65%) Java Android Developer
17 21 (2.42%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (23.16%) .NET
2 166 (19.12%) React
3 114 (13.13%) Node.js
3 114 (13.13%) React Native
4 108 (12.44%) .NET Core
5 103 (11.87%) HTML
6 88 (10.14%) CSS
7 82 (9.45%) RESTful
8 71 (8.18%) REST
9 66 (7.60%) JSON
10 53 (6.11%) AngularJS
11 52 (5.99%) .NET Framework
12 45 (5.18%) Web Services
13 41 (4.72%) Jest
14 38 (4.38%) GraphQL
14 38 (4.38%) jQuery
15 36 (4.15%) Vue.js
16 35 (4.03%) Flutter
17 31 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 27 (3.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 187 (21.54%) User Experience
2 33 (3.80%) Virtual Team
3 24 (2.76%) Internet of Things
4 22 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (2.53%) Video\Live Streaming
5 21 (2.42%) Handset
6 17 (1.96%) BYOD
6 17 (1.96%) iPad
7 16 (1.84%) Social Media
8 10 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.04%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (0.92%) Cloud Native
11 7 (0.81%) Legacy Code
12 6 (0.69%) Learning Management System
12 6 (0.69%) Legacy Applications
12 6 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (0.69%) Online Games
12 6 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (29.61%) Android
2 249 (28.69%) Apple iOS
3 29 (3.34%) Windows
4 21 (2.42%) Linux
5 9 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.81%) Unix
7 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (22.70%) DevOps
3 196 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 140 (16.13%) Scrum
5 138 (15.90%) Test Automation
6 120 (13.82%) CI/CD
7 116 (13.36%) Microservices
8 106 (12.21%) Android Development
9 105 (12.10%) Mobile Application Development
10 94 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
11 93 (10.71%) Mobile Development
12 91 (10.48%) iOS Development
13 89 (10.25%) Full Stack Development
14 79 (9.10%) TDD
15 78 (8.99%) Clean Code
16 75 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (7.83%) SDLC
18 67 (7.72%) Front End Development
19 64 (7.37%) UX Design
20 61 (7.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 261 (30.07%) JavaScript
2 180 (20.74%) C#
3 139 (16.01%) Java
4 132 (15.21%) Kotlin
5 109 (12.56%) TypeScript
6 97 (11.18%) Apple Swift
7 93 (10.71%) SQL
8 62 (7.14%) PHP
9 52 (5.99%) Python
10 50 (5.76%) C
11 34 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 25 (2.88%) Ruby
13 19 (2.19%) Go
14 12 (1.38%) C++
15 11 (1.27%) Dart
15 11 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.69%) XAML
17 4 (0.46%) Bash
17 4 (0.46%) Java 8
18 3 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (8.64%) Degree
2 41 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.81%) MCSE
4 7 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.58%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.46%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.35%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.35%) OSCP
8 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.35%) PMP
9 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (0.23%) CISSP
9 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.37%) QA
2 25 (2.88%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.69%) GDPR
4 4 (0.46%) IEC 62304
4 4 (0.46%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.35%) PMO
6 2 (0.23%) SLA
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) NIST
System Software
1 66 (7.60%) Docker
2 21 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.35%) Firmware
4 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 84 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.65%) Terraform
3 13 (1.50%) Grafana
4 12 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (1.04%) SCCM
6 5 (0.58%) Ansible
7 3 (0.35%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.35%) Kibana
8 1 (0.12%) Graphite
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 108 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.25%) Google
3 68 (7.83%) Xamarin
4 39 (4.49%) Apple
5 24 (2.76%) Adobe
6 18 (2.07%) Oracle
7 12 (1.38%) VMware
8 10 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.04%) Citrix
9 9 (1.04%) Okta
10 8 (0.92%) Facebook
10 8 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.92%) WooCommerce
11 6 (0.69%) NEC
11 6 (0.69%) Northgate
11 6 (0.69%) SAP
12 5 (0.58%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.58%) New Relic
12 5 (0.58%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.58%) Virgin Media