The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 118 107 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.26% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.59% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -47.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Cocoa
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
741 674 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.15% 43.09% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 597 624 906
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Android SDK
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) J2ME
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (66.67%) UIKit
3 4 (66.67%) Xcode
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
3 4 (66.67%) SQLite
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Zend
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) Xcode
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Android SDK
2 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (66.67%) UIKit
2 4 (66.67%) J2ME
2 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) GWT
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Smarty
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend