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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 274 279 289
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 17 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 1.06% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 28
Average salary £52,500 £58,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% +13.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
3363 4336 4594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.56% 37.43% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2854 3763 4131
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 25 (86.21%) Apple iOS
2 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
3 21 (72.41%) Objective-C
4 19 (65.52%) Cocoa Touch
5 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
5 14 (48.28%) Mobile Development
6 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
6 12 (41.38%) Xcode
7 11 (37.93%) RESTful
7 11 (37.93%) iPhone
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (34.48%) iOS SDK
8 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) Web Services
9 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
10 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
10 8 (27.59%) Core Animation
10 8 (27.59%) Animation
11 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
11 7 (24.14%) C++
11 7 (24.14%) OO
11 7 (24.14%) Android
12 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.69%) Scrum
12 6 (20.69%) Finance
13 5 (17.24%) TDD
13 5 (17.24%) QA
13 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
13 5 (17.24%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (41.38%) Xcode
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) CocoaPods
5 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Gradle
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 21 (72.41%) iOS Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior iOS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Cocoa Touch
2 11 (37.93%) RESTful
3 10 (34.48%) iOS SDK
4 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 8 (27.59%) Core Animation
6 4 (13.79%) WPF
6 4 (13.79%) Qt
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
8 2 (6.90%) Gson
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) .NET
8 2 (6.90%) XML
9 1 (3.45%) Xamarin.iOS
9 1 (3.45%) REST
9 1 (3.45%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
2 11 (37.93%) iPhone
3 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (27.59%) Animation
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
6 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
6 5 (17.24%) User Experience
7 4 (13.79%) Semantic Web
8 3 (10.34%) iPad
8 3 (10.34%) Social Network
9 2 (6.90%) Social Media
9 2 (6.90%) Streaming Video
10 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
10 1 (3.45%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (3.45%) Spread Betting
10 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Apple iOS
2 7 (24.14%) Android
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
2 14 (48.28%) Mobile Development
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
5 7 (24.14%) OO
6 6 (20.69%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) Android Development
8 4 (13.79%) Open Source
8 4 (13.79%) OOP
9 3 (10.34%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (6.90%) BDD
10 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Objective-C
2 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) Python
6 4 (13.79%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Apple
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) Facebook
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Sencha
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
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