The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 75 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Apple 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 1.19% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.29% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 0
Average salary £20,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Apple
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
528 524 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.93% 52.09% 50.04%
Number of salaries quoted 472 469 518
Average salary £45,000 £41,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -4.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Bedfordshire region.

Apple Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 18 (75.00%) iPad
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 12 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 12 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (50.00%) Android
3 12 (50.00%) iPhone
4 7 (29.17%) Marketing
4 7 (29.17%) Social Media
5 6 (25.00%) WordPress
5 6 (25.00%) Twitter
5 6 (25.00%) Content Management
5 6 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) Google
5 6 (25.00%) Telemarketing
5 6 (25.00%) B2B
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.83%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
7 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 3 (12.50%) HTTP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 12 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (25.00%) Head of Social Media
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Deskside Support
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) iPad
2 12 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (50.00%) iPhone
3 7 (29.17%) Social Media
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 12 (50.00%) Android
1 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) CRM
1 6 (25.00%) B2B
1 6 (25.00%) Content Management
1 6 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Telemarketing
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) User Stories
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Google
2 6 (25.00%) Twitter
3 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe