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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 102 90
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 0 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.58% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.13% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
490 532 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.50% 51.45% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 428 486 455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Core Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) REST

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (66.67%) Core Animation
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree