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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 111 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 10 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.93% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 2.00% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 6
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
781 749 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.68% 46.58% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 735 676 640
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 60 (95.24%) Apple iOS
1 60 (95.24%) iOS Development
2 58 (92.06%) Git (software)
3 55 (87.30%) MVC
4 54 (85.71%) HTML
5 50 (79.37%) CSS
6 49 (77.78%) JSON
6 49 (77.78%) HTML5
7 45 (71.43%) Android
7 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (68.25%) Android Development
9 42 (66.67%) Scrum
10 33 (52.38%) Xcode
11 32 (50.79%) XML
11 32 (50.79%) Java
12 29 (46.03%) Mobile App
12 29 (46.03%) Web Services
13 28 (44.44%) OOP
13 28 (44.44%) User Experience
14 27 (42.86%) ActionScript
14 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
15 26 (41.27%) Retail
16 25 (39.68%) SC Cleared
16 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
16 25 (39.68%) Silverlight
16 25 (39.68%) jQuery
16 25 (39.68%) ActionScript 3.0
16 25 (39.68%) PhoneGap
16 25 (39.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 25 (39.68%) Appcelerator

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) MySQL
1 3 (4.76%) SQLite
2 2 (3.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 58 (92.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (52.38%) Xcode
3 25 (39.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 25 (39.68%) JIRA
3 25 (39.68%) Ant
General
1 26 (41.27%) Retail
2 17 (26.98%) Games
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) iOS Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Applications Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Senior Applications Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Junior
8 1 (1.59%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.59%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Mac Developer
8 1 (1.59%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (85.71%) HTML
2 50 (79.37%) CSS
3 49 (77.78%) JSON
3 49 (77.78%) HTML5
4 32 (50.79%) XML
5 29 (46.03%) Web Services
6 25 (39.68%) Silverlight
6 25 (39.68%) jQuery
6 25 (39.68%) PhoneGap
6 25 (39.68%) AngularJS
6 25 (39.68%) Ajax
7 16 (25.40%) OAuth
8 14 (22.22%) Android SDK
9 9 (14.29%) WebGL
10 8 (12.70%) CSS3
11 5 (7.94%) .NET
12 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.76%) COM
12 3 (4.76%) Cocoa
13 2 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Mobile App
2 28 (44.44%) User Experience
3 25 (39.68%) N-Tier
3 25 (39.68%) Blackberry
4 17 (26.98%) Animation
5 9 (14.29%) Social Media
6 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.17%) iPhone
7 2 (3.17%) Open Source
7 2 (3.17%) iPad
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.17%) Derivative
8 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (95.24%) Apple iOS
2 45 (71.43%) Android
3 25 (39.68%) Windows 8
3 25 (39.68%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.17%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) iOS Development
2 55 (87.30%) MVC
3 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (68.25%) Android Development
5 42 (66.67%) Scrum
6 28 (44.44%) OOP
7 25 (39.68%) Mentoring
7 25 (39.68%) E-Commerce
7 25 (39.68%) SOA
8 17 (26.98%) Game Development
9 15 (23.81%) TDD
10 9 (14.29%) MVVM
11 7 (11.11%) OO
12 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.17%) Agile Project Management
13 2 (3.17%) Content Management
13 2 (3.17%) IT Governance
13 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 27 (42.86%) ActionScript
2 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.68%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (14.29%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (6.35%) Ruby
5 4 (6.35%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) SC Cleared
1 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Appcelerator
1 25 (39.68%) Sencha
1 25 (39.68%) Facebook
1 25 (39.68%) Twitter
2 14 (22.22%) Google
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Apple