The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 124 85 138
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +53
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 5 32 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 1.94% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 3.43% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 1
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Objective-C
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1025 934 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.22% 56.54% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 832 815 1166
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Cheshire

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Objective-C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Knutsford - 2 £62,500 -
Warrington -27 1 £45,000 +32.35%
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Xcode
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) iPhone
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Xcode
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Chief Technical Officer
4 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacker
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Development Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) JSON
3 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (16.67%) UIKit
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Zend