The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 83 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 53 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.28% 1.46% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 3.19% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 4
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Objective-C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
957 973 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.20% 45.92% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 835 897 640
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Birmingham

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C.

1 65 (97.01%) iOS Development
2 64 (95.52%) Apple iOS
3 59 (88.06%) HTML
4 56 (83.58%) MVC
5 55 (82.09%) Git (software)
6 53 (79.10%) Android
7 52 (77.61%) HTML5
8 51 (76.12%) CSS
9 47 (70.15%) Android Development
10 46 (68.66%) JSON
11 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (62.69%) Xcode
13 40 (59.70%) Scrum
14 37 (55.22%) Java
15 36 (53.73%) Web Services
16 31 (46.27%) Facebook
16 31 (46.27%) Twitter
17 28 (41.79%) User Experience
18 27 (40.30%) Mobile App
18 27 (40.30%) OOP
19 25 (37.31%) Windows
20 24 (35.82%) ActionScript
21 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
21 23 (34.33%) Games
21 23 (34.33%) Animation
21 23 (34.33%) jQuery
21 23 (34.33%) Game Development
22 22 (32.84%) Sencha
22 22 (32.84%) ActionScript 3.0
22 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
1 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 2 (2.99%) SQLite
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 55 (82.09%) Git (software)
2 42 (62.69%) Xcode
3 22 (32.84%) JIRA
3 22 (32.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 22 (32.84%) Ant
4 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (34.33%) Games
2 20 (29.85%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (97.01%) Developer
2 43 (64.18%) iOS Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Applications Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Senior Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.49%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (1.49%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (1.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.49%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.49%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (1.49%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (88.06%) HTML
2 52 (77.61%) HTML5
3 51 (76.12%) CSS
4 46 (68.66%) JSON
5 36 (53.73%) Web Services
6 23 (34.33%) jQuery
7 22 (32.84%) OAuth
7 22 (32.84%) Silverlight
7 22 (32.84%) AngularJS
7 22 (32.84%) PhoneGap
7 22 (32.84%) Ajax
7 22 (32.84%) XML
8 18 (26.87%) Android SDK
9 11 (16.42%) WebGL
10 10 (14.93%) CSS3
11 6 (8.96%) iOS SDK
12 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.49%) Cocoa Touch
12 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.49%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) User Experience
2 27 (40.30%) Mobile App
3 23 (34.33%) Animation
4 22 (32.84%) N-Tier
4 22 (32.84%) Blackberry
5 9 (13.43%) Social Media
6 6 (8.96%) iPhone
7 4 (5.97%) iPad
8 2 (2.99%) Clustering
9 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.49%) CMDB
9 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (95.52%) Apple iOS
2 53 (79.10%) Android
3 25 (37.31%) Windows
4 22 (32.84%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.99%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (97.01%) iOS Development
2 56 (83.58%) MVC
3 47 (70.15%) Android Development
4 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (59.70%) Scrum
6 27 (40.30%) OOP
7 23 (34.33%) Game Development
8 22 (32.84%) Mentoring
8 22 (32.84%) SOA
9 20 (29.85%) E-Commerce
10 15 (22.39%) TDD
11 11 (16.42%) MVVM
12 7 (10.45%) OO
13 4 (5.97%) Kanban
14 1 (1.49%) Mobile Application Development
14 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (1.49%) People Management
14 1 (1.49%) Change Management
14 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
14 1 (1.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) ActionScript
3 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (32.84%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (10.45%) C#
6 6 (8.96%) C++
7 2 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) SQL
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Facebook
1 31 (46.27%) Twitter
2 22 (32.84%) Sencha
2 22 (32.84%) Appcelerator
3 21 (31.34%) Google
4 4 (5.97%) Apple
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) EMC
6 2 (2.99%) VMware