The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 101 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Apple 25 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.46% 1.17% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% 2.72% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 22
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Apple
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
729 773 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.43% 43.11% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 568 598 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Apple
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple Salary Trend in Cheshire

Apple
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Apple Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Apple
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 8 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford -2 3 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £25,000 -
Chester -11 1 £30,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £17,250 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Apple iOS
3 20 (54.05%) Web Services
4 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
4 19 (51.35%) Android
5 18 (48.65%) XML
6 17 (45.95%) SOAP
6 17 (45.95%) Visual Studio
6 17 (45.95%) C#
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
6 17 (45.95%) N-Tier
6 17 (45.95%) MVC
6 17 (45.95%) WinForms
6 17 (45.95%) MVVM
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Phone 7
6 17 (45.95%) WPF
6 17 (45.95%) Silverlight
6 17 (45.95%) REST
6 17 (45.95%) ServiceStack
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Phone
6 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (40.54%) WCF
7 15 (40.54%) Entity Framework
7 15 (40.54%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (40.54%) .NET
8 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
9 12 (32.43%) MS Project
9 12 (32.43%) MS Visio
9 12 (32.43%) Software Testing

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) MS Visio
2 12 (32.43%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) VoIP
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) GPRS
3 2 (5.41%) UMTS
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Grunt
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Software Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (13.51%) iOS Developer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
9 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
9 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Network Support
9 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) Web Services
2 18 (48.65%) XML
3 17 (45.95%) SOAP
3 17 (45.95%) WinForms
3 17 (45.95%) WPF
3 17 (45.95%) Silverlight
3 17 (45.95%) REST
3 17 (45.95%) ServiceStack
3 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (40.54%) WCF
4 15 (40.54%) Entity Framework
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
6 7 (18.92%) HTML
6 7 (18.92%) COM
7 6 (16.22%) CSS
7 6 (16.22%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) Sass
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) N-Tier
2 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.22%) User Experience
4 5 (13.51%) iPhone
4 5 (13.51%) iPad
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.41%) Photography
6 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Apple iOS
3 19 (51.35%) Android
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Phone 7
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Phone
5 8 (21.62%) Mac OS X
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (5.41%) Windows CE
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
1 17 (45.95%) MVVM
2 15 (40.54%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (32.43%) Software Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.51%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.41%) Information Security
9 2 (5.41%) OO
9 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Time Management
10 1 (2.70%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
3 5 (13.51%) Apple Swift
3 5 (13.51%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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