The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 31 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 42 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.10% 1.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.69% 3.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 0
Average salary £41,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Objective-C
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
393 163 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.12% 41.16% 62.82%
Number of salaries quoted 347 146 275
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,090 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Cardiff

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 43 (95.56%) Apple iOS
2 42 (93.33%) REST
3 28 (62.22%) HTTP
4 27 (60.00%) QA
5 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 24 (53.33%) iOS Development
7 21 (46.67%) Android
7 21 (46.67%) Windows
8 18 (40.00%) Android Development
9 17 (37.78%) Java
9 17 (37.78%) Automotive
10 16 (35.56%) Android SDK
11 15 (33.33%) iOS SDK
11 15 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (31.11%) JSON
12 14 (31.11%) Cocoa
12 14 (31.11%) Xcode
13 13 (28.89%) C#
13 13 (28.89%) XAML
13 13 (28.89%) Cocoa Touch
13 13 (28.89%) MVVM
14 12 (26.67%) UML
14 12 (26.67%) OO
15 10 (22.22%) Client/Server
16 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
17 4 (8.89%) Advertising
18 3 (6.67%) PHP
19 2 (4.44%) OOD
19 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
20 1 (2.22%) User Stories

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Xcode
General
1 17 (37.78%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Android Developer
3 15 (33.33%) iOS Developer
4 14 (31.11%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 12 (26.67%) Senior Developer
7 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
8 9 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (2.22%) QA Tester
11 1 (2.22%) Tester
11 1 (2.22%) Software Tester
11 1 (2.22%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) REST
2 16 (35.56%) Android SDK
3 15 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 14 (31.11%) JSON
4 14 (31.11%) Cocoa
5 13 (28.89%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Apple iOS
2 21 (46.67%) Android
2 21 (46.67%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 24 (53.33%) iOS Development
3 18 (40.00%) Android Development
4 13 (28.89%) MVVM
5 12 (26.67%) UML
5 12 (26.67%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) OOD
7 1 (2.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) XAML
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Xamarin