The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 95 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.25% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Cocoa
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 400 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.62% 39.06% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 468 343 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Kent

Cocoa
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 - -
Cocoa
South East

Cocoa
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (100.00%) Xcode
1 14 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (85.71%) Cocoa Touch
2 12 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 12 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 12 (85.71%) Mobile Development
2 12 (85.71%) REST
2 12 (85.71%) iPad
2 12 (85.71%) Memory Management
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) JSON
2 12 (85.71%) iPhone
2 12 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) CAD
4 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
4 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
1 12 (85.71%) XML
1 12 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 12 (85.71%) JSON
1 12 (85.71%) REST
1 12 (85.71%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) iPhone
1 12 (85.71%) iPad
1 12 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Memory Management
1 12 (85.71%) iOS Development
1 12 (85.71%) Mobile Development
2 2 (14.29%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple