The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 45 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 18 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.61% 0.59% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 0.94% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Objective-C
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
330 320 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.27% 63.37% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 275 292 261
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Lancashire

Objective-C
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Preston 0 3 - -
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 16 (66.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) PHP
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) Grails
2 16 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 16 (66.67%) Groovy
3 8 (33.33%) Android
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) C
4 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) Streaming Media
5 5 (20.83%) Mobile App

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
1 16 (66.67%) Grails
2 6 (25.00%) CSS3
2 6 (25.00%) HTML5
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Streaming Media
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) New Media
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) PHP
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) Groovy
3 6 (25.00%) C
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft