The first table below looks at the demand for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 122 -
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Cocoa
North West

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 17 (94.44%) Mobile App
2 17 (94.44%) iOS Development
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) VB
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Objective-C
2 17 (94.44%) XAML
2 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) Android
3 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 16 (88.89%) Xcode
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Phone
3 16 (88.89%) Windows 8
4 14 (77.78%) Android Development
5 13 (72.22%) Degree
5 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
5 13 (72.22%) MVC
5 13 (72.22%) OOP
5 13 (72.22%) OO
6 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
6 12 (66.67%) Microsoft

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 11 (61.11%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Software Development Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Framework
3 16 (88.89%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Mobile App
2 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) SystemC
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Android
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Phone
3 16 (88.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) iOS Development
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Android Development
3 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 13 (72.22%) OOP
3 13 (72.22%) OO
4 12 (66.67%) Matrix Management
4 12 (66.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
1 17 (94.44%) C++
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) VB
1 17 (94.44%) Objective-C
1 17 (94.44%) XAML
2 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 2 (11.11%) McKesson