The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 670 637 568
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -69
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 194 232 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.56% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 154 196 293
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cocoa
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38001 41414 45739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.20% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32878 35235 41050
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cocoa
Salary Trend in England

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in England

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in England

Cocoa
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 116 £55,000 +10.00% 8
South East +7 42 £45,000 +20.00% 4
North West -32 14 £35,500 -16.47%
West Midlands -13 7 £36,500 -14.11%
East Midlands +9 6 £45,000 +11.11%
South West -3 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire -9 3 £45,000 +39.53%
East of England -30 2 £50,000 -
Cocoa
UK

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 329 (90.38%) Objective-C
2 326 (89.56%) Apple iOS
3 324 (89.01%) iOS Development
4 192 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (47.53%) Cocoa Touch
6 150 (41.21%) Mobile App
7 145 (39.84%) Xcode
8 140 (38.46%) OO
9 133 (36.54%) Android
10 123 (33.79%) iPhone
11 121 (33.24%) iOS SDK
12 119 (32.69%) JSON
13 96 (26.37%) Scrum
14 88 (24.18%) HTML
14 88 (24.18%) iPad
15 83 (22.80%) Java
16 80 (21.98%) Apple
17 74 (20.33%) XML
18 70 (19.23%) Git (software)
18 70 (19.23%) JavaScript
19 64 (17.58%) TDD
20 60 (16.48%) REST
21 57 (15.66%) Web Services
22 56 (15.38%) Android Development
23 54 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (14.56%) OOP
24 53 (14.56%) Subversion
25 52 (14.29%) Windows
26 49 (13.46%) RESTful
27 48 (13.19%) CSS

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.65%) CMS
2 4 (1.10%) Node.js
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.27%) Drupal
4 1 (0.27%) WordPress
4 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.82%) Maya
2 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.40%) HTTP
2 12 (3.30%) NFC
3 8 (2.20%) Internet
4 5 (1.37%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.55%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.87%) SQLite
2 9 (2.47%) MySQL
3 8 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 145 (39.84%) Xcode
2 70 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 53 (14.56%) Subversion
4 17 (4.67%) Eclipse
5 15 (4.12%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.02%) Selenium
7 10 (2.75%) Hudson
8 8 (2.20%) JIRA
9 7 (1.92%) Calabash
10 6 (1.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.37%) QUnit
11 5 (1.37%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.37%) eggPlant
11 5 (1.37%) JBehave
11 5 (1.37%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.37%) Mocha
11 5 (1.37%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.37%) Maven
11 5 (1.37%) NUnit
12 4 (1.10%) Yeoman
General
1 30 (8.24%) Finance
2 29 (7.97%) Retail
3 28 (7.69%) Games
4 19 (5.22%) Automotive
5 17 (4.67%) Marketing
6 16 (4.40%) Publishing
7 11 (3.02%) Legal
8 7 (1.92%) Advertising
8 7 (1.92%) Banking
9 5 (1.37%) Military
9 5 (1.37%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.82%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 342 (93.96%) Developer
2 275 (75.55%) iOS Developer
3 74 (20.33%) Mobile Developer
4 57 (15.66%) Senior Developer
5 44 (12.09%) Senior iOS Developer
6 15 (4.12%) iPhone Developer
7 14 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 14 (3.85%) Android Developer
8 13 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 9 (2.47%) Software Engineer
10 8 (2.20%) UI Developer
10 8 (2.20%) UI Programmer
11 7 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (1.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 7 (1.92%) Software Developer
12 6 (1.65%) Lead Developer
13 5 (1.37%) Tester
13 5 (1.37%) Junior
13 5 (1.37%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (1.37%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (47.53%) Cocoa Touch
2 121 (33.24%) iOS SDK
3 119 (32.69%) JSON
4 88 (24.18%) HTML
5 74 (20.33%) XML
6 60 (16.48%) REST
7 57 (15.66%) Web Services
8 49 (13.46%) RESTful
9 48 (13.19%) CSS
10 46 (12.64%) UIKit
11 40 (10.99%) .NET
12 34 (9.34%) SOAP
12 34 (9.34%) Core Animation
13 33 (9.07%) Android SDK
14 27 (7.42%) HTML5
15 18 (4.95%) ASP.NET
16 17 (4.67%) Xamarin.iOS
17 15 (4.12%) jQuery
18 13 (3.57%) J2ME
19 12 (3.30%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 150 (41.21%) Mobile App
2 123 (33.79%) iPhone
3 88 (24.18%) iPad
4 47 (12.91%) User Experience
5 36 (9.89%) Animation
6 34 (9.34%) Social Network
7 28 (7.69%) Blackberry
8 19 (5.22%) Computer Science
8 19 (5.22%) Social Media
9 13 (3.57%) Open Source
10 10 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.75%) SWIFT
10 10 (2.75%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.65%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.65%) Spread Betting
12 6 (1.65%) Derivative
12 6 (1.65%) Video on Demand
13 5 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 326 (89.56%) Apple iOS
2 133 (36.54%) Android
3 52 (14.29%) Windows
4 25 (6.87%) Windows Phone
5 19 (5.22%) Mac OS X
6 11 (3.02%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.55%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (89.01%) iOS Development
2 192 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (38.46%) OO
4 96 (26.37%) Scrum
5 64 (17.58%) TDD
6 56 (15.38%) Android Development
7 54 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (14.56%) OOP
9 43 (11.81%) Mobile Application Development
10 37 (10.16%) Software Engineering
11 34 (9.34%) Multithreading
11 34 (9.34%) Memory Management
12 31 (8.52%) Unit Testing
13 29 (7.97%) E-Commerce
14 23 (6.32%) MVC
15 16 (4.40%) User Stories
16 15 (4.12%) Business Development
17 11 (3.02%) Regression Testing
18 10 (2.75%) SOA
18 10 (2.75%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 329 (90.38%) Objective-C
2 83 (22.80%) Java
3 70 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.71%) C#
5 34 (9.34%) C++
6 25 (6.87%) Python
7 19 (5.22%) Ruby
7 19 (5.22%) C
8 16 (4.40%) PHP
8 16 (4.40%) SQL
9 15 (4.12%) Perl
10 10 (2.75%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.65%) XAML
11 6 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.82%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.82%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.82%) VB
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (1.37%) ISEB
2 5 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.37%) Cygwin
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (21.98%) Apple
2 22 (6.04%) Google
3 17 (4.67%) Facebook
4 8 (2.20%) Sencha
5 7 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle
6 3 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.55%) Symbian
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.27%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.27%) Twitter
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40 - 60k
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago