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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 78 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 13 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 3.01% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 5.28% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 3
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,875 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
554 701 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.19% 56.99% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 492 557 406
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Kent

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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 30 March 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 - 7 £52,500 - 1
Dartford - 2 £31,875 -
Objective-C
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Apple iOS
1 13 (86.67%) iOS Development
1 13 (86.67%) Mobile Development
2 12 (80.00%) Xcode
3 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 9 (60.00%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Cocoa Touch
5 8 (53.33%) Cocoa
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) iPhone
6 7 (46.67%) iPad
6 7 (46.67%) Memory Management
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) JSON
6 7 (46.67%) OpenGL
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (26.67%) RESTful
8 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
9 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (13.33%) Ektron
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 2 (13.33%) Sitefinity
10 2 (13.33%) MVC
10 2 (13.33%) CMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
1 2 (13.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) MS Access
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) DTS
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) iOS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) CRM Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Cocoa
2 8 (53.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 7 (46.67%) OpenGL
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (46.67%) iPhone
2 7 (46.67%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) iOS Development
1 13 (86.67%) Mobile Development
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Memory Management
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Ektron
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