The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 62 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Apple 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.80% 0.64% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 1.37% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £34,750 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.83% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,600 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £44,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Apple
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
231 219 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.11% 46.40% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 199 178 176
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Salary Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Apple Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Apple
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Preston - 2 £32,750 -
Chorley - 1 £35,500 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JBuilder
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) JBuilder
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) WebObjects
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) FogBugz
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Symbian