The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 107 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 8 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 0.89% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 2.75% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Mac OS X
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
504 581 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.99% 32.35% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 438 495 621
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 27 (69.23%) C++
2 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
3 19 (48.72%) Objective-C
4 18 (46.15%) C
5 17 (43.59%) Banking
5 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
5 17 (43.59%) Finance
6 16 (41.03%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.21%) HTTP
8 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
9 10 (25.64%) Resource Management
9 10 (25.64%) Concurrent Programming
10 9 (23.08%) C#
10 9 (23.08%) HTML
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
11 8 (20.51%) Python
12 7 (17.95%) WebKit
12 7 (17.95%) DOM
13 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 5 (12.82%) QA
14 5 (12.82%) Kanban
14 5 (12.82%) Internet
14 5 (12.82%) OO
14 5 (12.82%) CSS
14 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
15 4 (10.26%) Stress Testing
15 4 (10.26%) Web Testing

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) Internet
4 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
4 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.13%) Redis
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Grunt
3 2 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.13%) Yeoman
3 2 (5.13%) Bower
3 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 17 (43.59%) Banking
1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) C++ Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Web Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Tester
4 3 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Systems Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) WebKit
2 7 (17.95%) DOM
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) REST
4 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
5 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.56%) MFC
6 1 (2.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
2 10 (25.64%) Resource Management
2 10 (25.64%) Concurrent Programming
3 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.82%) Kanban
4 5 (12.82%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Stress Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Web Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Signal Processing
6 3 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.56%) User Stories
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C++
2 19 (48.72%) Objective-C
3 18 (46.15%) C
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 8 (20.51%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) PHP5
9 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) AppleScript
9 1 (2.56%) SQL
9 1 (2.56%) VB
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
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