The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 98 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 1.19% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 2.28% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Average salary £50,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Objective-C
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
785 657 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.58% 52.27% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 574 426 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Edinburgh region.

Objective-C Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C.

1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Web Development
2 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Computer Science
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (48.15%) Refactoring
3 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
3 13 (48.15%) Business Analysis
3 13 (48.15%) Ruby
3 13 (48.15%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (48.15%) HTML5
3 13 (48.15%) CSS3
3 13 (48.15%) Postgraduate
3 13 (48.15%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) OO
3 13 (48.15%) UNIX
3 13 (48.15%) Perl
3 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (44.44%) iOS Development
5 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
6 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (29.63%) Node.js

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Development Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Development Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) iOS Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) HTML5
2 13 (48.15%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) Sass
3 8 (29.63%) LESS
4 6 (22.22%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.70%) UIKit
6 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.70%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) iPhone
3 5 (18.52%) iPad
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.41%) User Experience
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.41%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) Web Development
2 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (48.15%) Refactoring
2 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
2 13 (48.15%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) OO
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 12 (44.44%) iOS Development
4 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) Ruby
3 13 (48.15%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 13 (48.15%) Postgraduate