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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 95 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 0.18% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.38% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
400 524 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.06% 47.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 343 449 303
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Cocoa Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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
Maidstone - 5 £45,000 -
Cocoa
South East

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Xcode
1 22 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (95.45%) Cocoa Touch
2 21 (95.45%) Mobile App
3 20 (90.91%) Android
3 20 (90.91%) C#
3 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 18 (81.82%) iOS Development
5 15 (68.18%) MVC
5 15 (68.18%) Web Services
5 15 (68.18%) Degree
5 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
6 14 (63.64%) WCF
6 14 (63.64%) HTML
6 14 (63.64%) .NET
6 14 (63.64%) Xamarin
6 14 (63.64%) Windows Phone
7 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
8 9 (40.91%) OOP
8 9 (40.91%) OO
9 8 (36.36%) CSS
9 8 (36.36%) VB
9 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) C++
9 8 (36.36%) XAML
9 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
10 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 6 (27.27%) SQL

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
1 10 (45.45%) Team Leader
2 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (27.27%) Software Team Leader
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Software Development Team Leader
8 1 (4.55%) Mac Developer
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Cocoa Touch
2 15 (68.18%) Web Services
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) WCF
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Mobile App
2 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (27.27%) SystemC
3 6 (27.27%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Android
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Phone
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) iOS Development
2 15 (68.18%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) OOP
4 9 (40.91%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) Android Development
6 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.64%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 20 (90.91%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) VB
3 8 (36.36%) XAML
4 6 (27.27%) C
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Apple