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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 279 291 293
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 35 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 1.02% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 36
Average salary £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
3925 4807 4584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.69% 39.42% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3475 4204 4286
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 83 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 64 (77.11%) Apple iOS
3 54 (65.06%) Objective-C
4 47 (56.63%) iOS SDK
5 45 (54.22%) Cocoa Touch
6 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (43.37%) Social Network
8 35 (42.17%) Scrum
8 35 (42.17%) OO
9 23 (27.71%) iPhone
10 22 (26.51%) Java
11 19 (22.89%) C#
11 19 (22.89%) Automotive
11 19 (22.89%) Android
11 19 (22.89%) Xcode
11 19 (22.89%) Retail
12 15 (18.07%) TDD
13 14 (16.87%) JSON
13 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
14 13 (15.66%) iPad
15 11 (13.25%) User Experience
16 10 (12.05%) Mobile App
17 7 (8.43%) GitHub
17 7 (8.43%) REST
17 7 (8.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 7 (8.43%) Internet
17 7 (8.43%) Animation
17 7 (8.43%) Core Animation
17 7 (8.43%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (8.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Xcode
2 7 (8.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (22.89%) Automotive
1 19 (22.89%) Retail
2 3 (3.61%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Games
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (98.80%) Developer
2 81 (97.59%) iOS Developer
3 28 (33.73%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
5 4 (4.82%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.20%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (56.63%) iOS SDK
2 45 (54.22%) Cocoa Touch
3 14 (16.87%) JSON
4 7 (8.43%) REST
4 7 (8.43%) Core Animation
4 7 (8.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (7.23%) Xamarin.iOS
5 6 (7.23%) Sencha Touch
6 5 (6.02%) RESTful
7 4 (4.82%) UIKit
8 3 (3.61%) XML
9 2 (2.41%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.41%) Ajax
9 2 (2.41%) HTML
9 2 (2.41%) CSS
9 2 (2.41%) SOAP
9 2 (2.41%) Web Services
9 2 (2.41%) HTML5
9 2 (2.41%) CSS3
9 2 (2.41%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.37%) Social Network
2 23 (27.71%) iPhone
3 13 (15.66%) iPad
3 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
4 11 (13.25%) User Experience
5 10 (12.05%) Mobile App
6 7 (8.43%) Animation
7 6 (7.23%) N-Tier
8 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
9 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.41%) Online Games
11 1 (1.20%) Video on Demand
11 1 (1.20%) Social Media
11 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.20%) New Media
11 1 (1.20%) DTV
11 1 (1.20%) BBC
11 1 (1.20%) Streaming Video
11 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (77.11%) Apple iOS
2 19 (22.89%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (42.17%) OO
3 35 (42.17%) Scrum
4 15 (18.07%) TDD
5 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (7.23%) SOA
7 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.82%) OOD
8 4 (4.82%) OOP
9 3 (3.61%) MVC
10 2 (2.41%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.41%) B2C
10 2 (2.41%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.41%) Memory Management
11 1 (1.20%) Analytics
11 1 (1.20%) Android Development
11 1 (1.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.06%) Objective-C
2 22 (26.51%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) Ruby
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Sencha
2 2 (2.41%) Apple
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