The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 99 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 24 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.19% 1.76% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 3.68% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
791 979 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.29% 47.83% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 701 890 698
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Objective-C
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (93.75%) iOS Development
2 27 (84.38%) Apple iOS
3 23 (71.88%) Android
4 20 (62.50%) Java
5 19 (59.38%) HTML
5 19 (59.38%) Android Development
6 18 (56.25%) MVC
6 18 (56.25%) Xcode
7 15 (46.88%) Scrum
7 15 (46.88%) CSS
7 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
7 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
8 14 (43.75%) HTML5
8 14 (43.75%) Web Services
9 13 (40.63%) JSON
10 11 (34.38%) Google
10 11 (34.38%) Games
11 10 (31.25%) Facebook
11 10 (31.25%) Twitter
11 10 (31.25%) OOP
11 10 (31.25%) Windows
12 9 (28.13%) C++
13 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (25.00%) Game Development
13 8 (25.00%) jQuery
13 8 (25.00%) Animation
13 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 7 (21.88%) OAuth
14 7 (21.88%) OO
14 7 (21.88%) Apple

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Xcode
2 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 5 (15.63%) PhoneGap
3 5 (15.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (15.63%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (34.38%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) iOS Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Android Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
3 14 (43.75%) HTML5
3 14 (43.75%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) JSON
5 8 (25.00%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) OAuth
7 5 (15.63%) Ajax
7 5 (15.63%) Silverlight
7 5 (15.63%) WebGL
7 5 (15.63%) iOS SDK
7 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) Android SDK
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.38%) .NET
9 3 (9.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
2 8 (25.00%) Animation
3 6 (18.75%) iPhone
4 5 (15.63%) Blackberry
4 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
5 3 (9.38%) Social Media
6 2 (6.25%) Clustering
6 2 (6.25%) iPad
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Apple iOS
2 23 (71.88%) Android
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (6.25%) AIX
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) iOS Development
2 19 (59.38%) Android Development
3 18 (56.25%) MVC
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) OOP
6 8 (25.00%) Game Development
7 7 (21.88%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) MVVM
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.63%) SOA
9 4 (12.50%) Kanban
10 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.13%) Project Management
11 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (15.63%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) ActionScript
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Google
2 10 (31.25%) Facebook
2 10 (31.25%) Twitter
3 7 (21.88%) Apple
4 5 (15.63%) Appcelerator
4 5 (15.63%) Sencha
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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