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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 277 266 297
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 37 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.22% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 42
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Cocoa
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4190 4436 4788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.98% 37.67% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3969 4515
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in the City of London

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 95 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 83 (87.37%) Apple iOS
3 74 (77.89%) Objective-C
4 68 (71.58%) iOS SDK
5 54 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (55.79%) Cocoa Touch
7 47 (49.47%) OO
8 41 (43.16%) Social Network
9 40 (42.11%) Scrum
10 35 (36.84%) iPhone
11 30 (31.58%) Xcode
12 23 (24.21%) Java
12 23 (24.21%) Android
12 23 (24.21%) iPad
13 22 (23.16%) TDD
14 21 (22.11%) JSON
14 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (18.95%) User Experience
15 18 (18.95%) Mobile App
16 13 (13.68%) C#
16 13 (13.68%) Blackberry
17 12 (12.63%) OOD
17 12 (12.63%) OOP
17 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
17 12 (12.63%) Retail
17 12 (12.63%) Automotive
18 11 (11.58%) XML
19 10 (10.53%) Client/Server
19 10 (10.53%) HTTP
19 10 (10.53%) MVC

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) HTTP
2 7 (7.37%) Internet
Development Applications
1 30 (31.58%) Xcode
2 7 (7.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.63%) Automotive
1 12 (12.63%) Retail
2 9 (9.47%) Games
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.21%) Finance
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (93.68%) Developer
2 88 (92.63%) iOS Developer
3 34 (35.79%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 3 (3.16%) Team Leader
5 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
5 3 (3.16%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.05%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.05%) Junior
6 1 (1.05%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (71.58%) iOS SDK
2 53 (55.79%) Cocoa Touch
3 21 (22.11%) JSON
4 11 (11.58%) XML
5 10 (10.53%) UIKit
6 9 (9.47%) OpenGL ES
6 9 (9.47%) OpenGL
6 9 (9.47%) Ajax
6 9 (9.47%) SOAP
7 8 (8.42%) REST
8 7 (7.37%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (6.32%) Xamarin.iOS
9 6 (6.32%) Sencha Touch
10 4 (4.21%) RESTful
11 3 (3.16%) Core Animation
11 3 (3.16%) HTML
12 2 (2.11%) CSS
12 2 (2.11%) Web Services
12 2 (2.11%) HTML5
12 2 (2.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (43.16%) Social Network
2 35 (36.84%) iPhone
3 23 (24.21%) iPad
4 18 (18.95%) Mobile App
4 18 (18.95%) User Experience
5 13 (13.68%) Blackberry
6 10 (10.53%) Client/Server
6 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.47%) Online Games
8 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
9 3 (3.16%) Animation
9 3 (3.16%) Social Media
10 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.05%) DTV
11 1 (1.05%) BBC
11 1 (1.05%) Streaming Video
11 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
11 1 (1.05%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (87.37%) Apple iOS
2 23 (24.21%) Android
3 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 54 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (49.47%) OO
4 40 (42.11%) Scrum
5 22 (23.16%) TDD
6 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.63%) OOP
7 12 (12.63%) OOD
8 10 (10.53%) MVC
8 10 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 9 (9.47%) Memory Management
9 9 (9.47%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (6.32%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (6.32%) SOA
11 4 (4.21%) B2C
12 2 (2.11%) Project Management
12 2 (2.11%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (77.89%) Objective-C
2 23 (24.21%) Java
3 13 (13.68%) C#
4 8 (8.42%) Ruby
5 2 (2.11%) C++
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.11%) SQL
6 1 (1.05%) Python
6 1 (1.05%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Sencha
2 3 (3.16%) Apple
City of London
Three People
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago