The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 93 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.093% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.16% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Objective-C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
457 625 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.84% 58.36% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 387 542 375
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Kent

Objective-C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 September 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 - 1 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 12 (100.00%) Xcode
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (91.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Android
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) User Experience
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Phone
3 10 (83.33%) iOS Development
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (66.67%) WCF
5 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (66.67%) MVC
5 8 (66.67%) XAML
5 8 (66.67%) C++
5 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (66.67%) VB
5 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 8 (66.67%) CSS
5 8 (66.67%) OOP
5 8 (66.67%) OO
5 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 8 (66.67%) Xamarin

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 11 (91.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
5 8 (66.67%) WCF
5 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 8 (66.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (83.33%) User Experience
3 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Android
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Phone
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) OOP
3 8 (66.67%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) CAD
5 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) XAML
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Apple