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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 277 279 301
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 41 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.95% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 37
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
4232 4400 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.86% 37.73% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 3949 4581
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 97 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 87 (89.69%) Apple iOS
3 78 (80.41%) Objective-C
4 71 (73.20%) iOS SDK
5 54 (55.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (49.48%) OO
7 41 (42.27%) Scrum
7 41 (42.27%) Social Network
8 36 (37.11%) iPhone
9 32 (32.99%) Xcode
10 24 (24.74%) TDD
10 24 (24.74%) iPad
11 23 (23.71%) Android
12 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (22.68%) JSON
12 22 (22.68%) Java
13 20 (20.62%) User Experience
14 19 (19.59%) Mobile App
15 13 (13.40%) XML
15 13 (13.40%) OOP
15 13 (13.40%) OOD
15 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
15 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
15 13 (13.40%) Degree
15 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
16 11 (11.34%) Multithreading
16 11 (11.34%) MVC
16 11 (11.34%) Games
16 11 (11.34%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (7.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) HTTP
2 7 (7.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Xcode
2 7 (7.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.06%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (11.34%) Games
2 10 (10.31%) Automotive
2 10 (10.31%) Retail
3 5 (5.15%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Multimedia
3 5 (5.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (93.81%) Developer
2 90 (92.78%) iOS Developer
3 34 (35.05%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Senior iOS Developer
5 4 (4.12%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.06%) Junior iOS Developer
7 2 (2.06%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (73.20%) iOS SDK
2 54 (55.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 22 (22.68%) JSON
4 13 (13.40%) XML
5 11 (11.34%) UIKit
6 10 (10.31%) OpenGL ES
6 10 (10.31%) SOAP
6 10 (10.31%) OpenGL
6 10 (10.31%) Ajax
7 9 (9.28%) REST
8 7 (7.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (6.19%) Sencha Touch
9 6 (6.19%) Xamarin.iOS
10 3 (3.09%) HTML
10 3 (3.09%) RESTful
11 2 (2.06%) HTML5
11 2 (2.06%) CSS3
11 2 (2.06%) Core Animation
11 2 (2.06%) CSS
12 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (42.27%) Social Network
2 36 (37.11%) iPhone
3 24 (24.74%) iPad
4 20 (20.62%) User Experience
5 19 (19.59%) Mobile App
6 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
6 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
7 11 (11.34%) Client/Server
8 10 (10.31%) Online Games
9 7 (7.22%) N-Tier
10 3 (3.09%) Social Media
11 2 (2.06%) Animation
12 1 (1.03%) BBC
12 1 (1.03%) Mobile Games
12 1 (1.03%) DTV
12 1 (1.03%) Streaming Video
12 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 1 (1.03%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (89.69%) Apple iOS
2 23 (23.71%) Android
3 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone
3 6 (6.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (49.48%) OO
4 41 (42.27%) Scrum
5 24 (24.74%) TDD
6 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.40%) OOP
7 13 (13.40%) OOD
7 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.34%) Multithreading
8 11 (11.34%) MVC
9 10 (10.31%) Memory Management
9 10 (10.31%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (6.19%) SOA
11 4 (4.12%) B2C
12 2 (2.06%) Android Development
12 2 (2.06%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.06%) Project Management
13 1 (1.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 78 (80.41%) Objective-C
2 22 (22.68%) Java
3 11 (11.34%) C#
4 8 (8.25%) Ruby
5 2 (2.06%) C++
5 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.06%) SQL
6 1 (1.03%) PowerHouse
6 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.19%) Sencha
2 4 (4.12%) Apple
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