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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 281 290 280
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 32 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 39
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
3798 4748 4622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.69% 39.90% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3390 4130 4302
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 18 December 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 December 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 72 (98.63%) iOS Development
2 54 (73.97%) Apple iOS
3 45 (61.64%) Objective-C
4 39 (53.42%) Cocoa Touch
5 34 (46.58%) iOS SDK
5 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (39.73%) Social Network
6 29 (39.73%) Scrum
7 28 (38.36%) OO
8 21 (28.77%) Java
9 19 (26.03%) C#
9 19 (26.03%) Automotive
9 19 (26.03%) iPhone
9 19 (26.03%) Retail
10 17 (23.29%) Android
11 16 (21.92%) Xcode
12 13 (17.81%) TDD
13 12 (16.44%) JSON
13 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (16.44%) Blackberry
14 10 (13.70%) Core Animation
14 10 (13.70%) iPad
14 10 (13.70%) Animation
15 9 (12.33%) User Experience
16 6 (8.22%) Windows
16 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
16 6 (8.22%) SOA
16 6 (8.22%) Internet
16 6 (8.22%) Ruby
16 6 (8.22%) Ruby on Rails

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 6 (8.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Xcode
2 6 (8.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Mocha
4 1 (1.37%) QUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (26.03%) Automotive
1 19 (26.03%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.74%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (98.63%) Developer
2 70 (95.89%) iOS Developer
3 22 (30.14%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior
7 1 (1.37%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.37%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) Cocoa Touch
2 34 (46.58%) iOS SDK
3 12 (16.44%) JSON
4 10 (13.70%) Core Animation
5 6 (8.22%) Sencha Touch
5 6 (8.22%) REST
5 6 (8.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (8.22%) RESTful
5 6 (8.22%) Xamarin.iOS
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) CSS
6 3 (4.11%) Web Services
6 3 (4.11%) CSS3
6 3 (4.11%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) Sass
7 2 (2.74%) LESS
7 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.74%) UIKit
8 1 (1.37%) OOCSS
8 1 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Social Network
2 19 (26.03%) iPhone
3 12 (16.44%) Blackberry
4 10 (13.70%) Animation
4 10 (13.70%) iPad
5 9 (12.33%) User Experience
6 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
6 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.37%) DTV
8 1 (1.37%) BBC
8 1 (1.37%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.37%) New Media
8 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (73.97%) Apple iOS
2 17 (23.29%) Android
3 6 (8.22%) Windows
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (98.63%) iOS Development
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.73%) Scrum
4 28 (38.36%) OO
5 13 (17.81%) TDD
6 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (8.22%) SOA
8 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.74%) B2C
9 2 (2.74%) OOD
9 2 (2.74%) OOP
10 1 (1.37%) Project Management
10 1 (1.37%) MVC
10 1 (1.37%) Android Development
10 1 (1.37%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (1.37%) Analytics
10 1 (1.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (61.64%) Objective-C
2 21 (28.77%) Java
3 19 (26.03%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) Ruby
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Sencha
2 2 (2.74%) Apple
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