The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 117 85 137
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +52
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 2 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 1.73% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 3.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
919 952 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.63% 55.03% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 747 827 1242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Objective-C
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (40.00%) Xcode
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) iPhone
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (20.00%) UIKit
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Xcode
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Chief Technical Officer
4 2 (20.00%) Head of Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (20.00%) UIKit
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Java