The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 126 101 133
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 1.01% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 5.95% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Average salary £41,250 £32,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -50.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% +4.61%
Xcode
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
414 269 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.22% 16.95% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 376 245 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Xcode
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Xcode Salary Trend in Cheshire

Xcode
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (50.00%) UIKit
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Xcode 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 Xcode. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (50.00%) UIKit
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Java