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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 88 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 7 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 0.77% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
542 648 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.82% 47.30% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 342 440 535
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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

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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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (12.50%) Facebook
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (12.50%) UIKit
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) UIKit
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter