The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 125 132 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 4 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.46% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.93% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 17
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cocoa
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
817 970 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.54% 49.54% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 704 864 640
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Bristol

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa.

1 23 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 21 (91.30%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Mobile App
3 20 (86.96%) XML
3 20 (86.96%) SOAP
3 20 (86.96%) JSON
4 19 (82.61%) Mobile Application Development
5 15 (65.22%) Apple iOS
6 13 (56.52%) iPhone
6 13 (56.52%) iOS Development
7 12 (52.17%) Apple
7 12 (52.17%) C++
7 12 (52.17%) HTML
7 12 (52.17%) CSS
8 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (47.83%) NFC
8 11 (47.83%) Google
8 11 (47.83%) Scrum
8 11 (47.83%) iPad
9 10 (43.48%) C
10 9 (39.13%) J2ME
11 8 (34.78%) J2EE
11 8 (34.78%) Web Services
11 8 (34.78%) REST
11 8 (34.78%) Android
11 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
11 8 (34.78%) Android SDK
11 8 (34.78%) Android Development
12 3 (13.04%) Mobile Marketing
12 3 (13.04%) Marketing

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) NFC
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) iOS Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Android Developer
4 2 (8.70%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) SOAP
1 20 (86.96%) XML
1 20 (86.96%) JSON
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) J2ME
4 8 (34.78%) J2EE
4 8 (34.78%) Web Services
4 8 (34.78%) Android SDK
4 8 (34.78%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (91.30%) Mobile App
2 13 (56.52%) iPhone
3 11 (47.83%) iPad
4 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Apple iOS
2 8 (34.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Mobile Application Development
2 13 (56.52%) iOS Development
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Android Development
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) MVVM
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 21 (91.30%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) C
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Apple
2 11 (47.83%) Google