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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 242 309 306
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 16 12 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.34% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 42
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2610 3516 4867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.99% 34.16% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2357 3055 4201
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,863 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cocoa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 19 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 19 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (94.74%) Objective-C
3 13 (68.42%) Cocoa Touch
4 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
5 11 (57.89%) Mobile Development
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) OO
7 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 7 (36.84%) RESTful
8 6 (31.58%) Core Animation
8 6 (31.58%) Xcode
8 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 6 (31.58%) BDD
8 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) Animation
9 5 (26.32%) JSON
9 5 (26.32%) Apple
9 5 (26.32%) iPad
9 5 (26.32%) Scrum
9 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
9 5 (26.32%) iPhone
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Apple Swift
9 5 (26.32%) User Experience
10 4 (21.05%) Android
10 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (21.05%) REST

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Xcode
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) CocoaPods
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Games
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Senior Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead iOS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (36.84%) RESTful
3 6 (31.58%) Core Animation
4 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 4 (21.05%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) cocos2d
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) SpriteKit
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) UIKit
8 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
8 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
8 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
8 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 6 (31.58%) Animation
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) iPad
3 5 (26.32%) iPhone
3 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Fintech
4 3 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (15.79%) Spread Betting
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
5 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (57.89%) Mobile Development
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) OO
4 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
5 6 (31.58%) BDD
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (21.05%) OOD
8 3 (15.79%) B2B
8 3 (15.79%) B2C
8 3 (15.79%) Content Management
8 3 (15.79%) OOP
9 2 (10.53%) Android Development
9 2 (10.53%) Game Development
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Objective-C
2 5 (26.32%) Apple Swift
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Apple
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