The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 105 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 12 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.93% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 2.88% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 17
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,361
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.97%
Objective-C
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
916 1110 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.82% 66.91% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 912 810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Cambridge

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (81.82%) C++
1 18 (81.82%) Apple iOS
1 18 (81.82%) iOS Development
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) iOS SDK
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 11 (50.00%) Memory Management
5 11 (50.00%) Android
5 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 11 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
6 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 8 (36.36%) Xcode
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) Mercurial
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Android Development
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
11 3 (13.64%) XAML
11 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 3 (13.64%) Games
11 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
11 3 (13.64%) HTML5

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Xcode
3 6 (27.27%) Mercurial
4 3 (13.64%) Gradle
4 3 (13.64%) Grunt
4 3 (13.64%) gulp
5 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) iOS Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Junior
3 7 (31.82%) Junior Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Junior iOS Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
4 5 (22.73%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
6 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Programmer
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Programmer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Android Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead iOS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) iOS SDK
2 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) LESS
4 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
4 3 (13.64%) Sass
4 3 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Laravel
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 11 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
2 3 (13.64%) GPGPU
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 11 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) iOS Development
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (22.73%) Android Development
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
5 3 (13.64%) Parallel Computing
5 3 (13.64%) Product Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
4 3 (13.64%) TypeScript
4 3 (13.64%) XAML
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
1 1 (4.55%) Google