The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 290 264 330
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +66
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 42 51 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.43% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 11
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4691 4530 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.52% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4041 4035 4917
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Cocoa
London

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 April 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 April 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 73 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 73 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 73 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 59 (80.82%) iOS SDK
3 43 (58.90%) Cocoa Touch
4 34 (46.58%) Xcode
5 33 (45.21%) iPhone
6 32 (43.84%) OO
7 30 (41.10%) JSON
8 28 (38.36%) iPad
9 27 (36.99%) Mobile App
10 26 (35.62%) UIKit
10 26 (35.62%) TDD
11 25 (34.25%) Java
11 25 (34.25%) Memory Management
12 24 (32.88%) Multithreading
12 24 (32.88%) OOP
12 24 (32.88%) Games
13 23 (31.51%) XML
13 23 (31.51%) OOD
13 23 (31.51%) Unit Testing
14 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
14 22 (30.14%) OpenGL
14 22 (30.14%) MVC
15 21 (28.77%) HTTP
15 21 (28.77%) Client/Server
15 21 (28.77%) SOAP
15 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (28.77%) Degree
15 21 (28.77%) Knowledge Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) Xcode
2 2 (2.74%) Subversion
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (32.88%) Games
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (95.89%) Developer
2 68 (93.15%) iOS Developer
3 32 (43.84%) Senior Developer
4 30 (41.10%) Senior iOS Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (4.11%) Programmer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior
7 1 (1.37%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (80.82%) iOS SDK
2 43 (58.90%) Cocoa Touch
3 30 (41.10%) JSON
4 26 (35.62%) UIKit
5 23 (31.51%) XML
6 22 (30.14%) OpenGL
7 21 (28.77%) SOAP
7 21 (28.77%) Ajax
7 21 (28.77%) OpenGL ES
8 9 (12.33%) Web Services
9 7 (9.59%) RESTful
10 3 (4.11%) Core Animation
11 2 (2.74%) REST
12 1 (1.37%) MEAP
12 1 (1.37%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.21%) iPhone
2 28 (38.36%) iPad
3 27 (36.99%) Mobile App
4 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
5 21 (28.77%) Client/Server
5 21 (28.77%) Online Games
6 8 (10.96%) Social Network
7 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.11%) Animation
8 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.48%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 32 (43.84%) OO
3 26 (35.62%) TDD
4 25 (34.25%) Memory Management
5 24 (32.88%) Multithreading
5 24 (32.88%) OOP
6 23 (31.51%) OOD
6 23 (31.51%) Unit Testing
7 22 (30.14%) MVC
8 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (28.77%) Knowledge Management
9 9 (12.33%) Scrum
10 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.74%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.74%) Android Development
12 1 (1.37%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.37%) Analytics
12 1 (1.37%) User Stories
12 1 (1.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 25 (34.25%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) C++
4 2 (2.74%) C
5 1 (1.37%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Apple
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