The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 515 492 442
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -50
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 109 124 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 88 92 147
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £61,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Cocoa
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14725 17472 18675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.54% 40.88% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12617 14576 16479
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cocoa
Salary Trend in London

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in London

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in London

Cocoa
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
City of London 0 31 £58,750 +23.68% 3
Hounslow - 4 - -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 191 (94.09%) iOS Development
2 186 (91.63%) Apple iOS
3 182 (89.66%) Objective-C
4 123 (60.59%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (48.77%) Cocoa Touch
6 79 (38.92%) OO
7 72 (35.47%) iPhone
8 71 (34.98%) Xcode
9 61 (30.05%) Mobile App
10 55 (27.09%) iOS SDK
11 54 (26.60%) Android
12 52 (25.62%) Scrum
13 50 (24.63%) JSON
14 47 (23.15%) HTML
15 45 (22.17%) iPad
16 44 (21.67%) REST
17 42 (20.69%) Git (software)
18 40 (19.70%) User Experience
18 40 (19.70%) Java
19 39 (19.21%) JavaScript
20 38 (18.72%) Apple
21 36 (17.73%) Animation
22 33 (16.26%) Core Animation
23 32 (15.76%) OOP
24 30 (14.78%) TDD
25 29 (14.29%) Games
26 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
26 27 (13.30%) Web Services
27 26 (12.81%) Memory Management
28 24 (11.82%) UIKit

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.46%) CMS
2 4 (1.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) HTTP
2 5 (2.46%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.99%) VPN
4 2 (0.99%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.96%) MySQL
2 5 (2.46%) SQLite
3 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (34.98%) Xcode
2 42 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 20 (9.85%) Subversion
4 12 (5.91%) Selenium
5 10 (4.93%) JIRA
6 8 (3.94%) Calabash
7 5 (2.46%) Maven
7 5 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.46%) QUnit
7 5 (2.46%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.46%) Mocha
7 5 (2.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.46%) JBehave
7 5 (2.46%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.46%) eggPlant
8 4 (1.97%) Yeoman
9 3 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.48%) Flash Builder
General
1 29 (14.29%) Games
2 24 (11.82%) Finance
3 22 (10.84%) Retail
4 17 (8.37%) Automotive
5 9 (4.43%) Publishing
6 8 (3.94%) Legal
7 7 (3.45%) Banking
8 5 (2.46%) Marketing
9 4 (1.97%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.97%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 188 (92.61%) Developer
2 170 (83.74%) iOS Developer
3 39 (19.21%) Senior Developer
4 33 (16.26%) Mobile Developer
5 30 (14.78%) Senior iOS Developer
6 12 (5.91%) iPhone Developer
7 7 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 7 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (2.96%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (2.46%) Senior Tester
9 5 (2.46%) Tester
9 5 (2.46%) Mac Developer
10 4 (1.97%) Java Developer
10 4 (1.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (1.48%) Junior Developer
11 3 (1.48%) Junior
11 3 (1.48%) Senior Mac Developer
11 3 (1.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (48.77%) Cocoa Touch
2 55 (27.09%) iOS SDK
3 50 (24.63%) JSON
4 47 (23.15%) HTML
5 44 (21.67%) REST
6 33 (16.26%) Core Animation
7 27 (13.30%) Web Services
8 24 (11.82%) UIKit
9 21 (10.34%) XML
10 17 (8.37%) CSS
10 17 (8.37%) HTML5
11 15 (7.39%) RESTful
12 14 (6.90%) jQuery
12 14 (6.90%) SOAP
13 9 (4.43%) Ajax
14 8 (3.94%) Flash
14 8 (3.94%) Apache Flex
15 7 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (3.45%) ASP.NET
15 7 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (35.47%) iPhone
2 61 (30.05%) Mobile App
3 45 (22.17%) iPad
4 40 (19.70%) User Experience
5 36 (17.73%) Animation
6 23 (11.33%) Social Network
7 18 (8.87%) Computer Science
8 14 (6.90%) Social Media
9 12 (5.91%) Open Source
10 7 (3.45%) N-Tier
10 7 (3.45%) Blackberry
10 7 (3.45%) SWIFT
11 6 (2.96%) Video on Demand
11 6 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.96%) Derivative
11 6 (2.96%) Spread Betting
12 5 (2.46%) IPTV
12 5 (2.46%) Digital Media
12 5 (2.46%) Over-the-Top Content
13 4 (1.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 186 (91.63%) Apple iOS
2 54 (26.60%) Android
3 17 (8.37%) Windows
4 11 (5.42%) Mac OS X
5 9 (4.43%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (94.09%) iOS Development
2 123 (60.59%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (38.92%) OO
4 52 (25.62%) Scrum
5 32 (15.76%) OOP
6 30 (14.78%) TDD
7 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
8 26 (12.81%) Memory Management
9 21 (10.34%) Multithreading
10 20 (9.85%) User Stories
11 19 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (8.37%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.40%) Mobile Commerce
15 12 (5.91%) MVC
15 12 (5.91%) Android Development
16 11 (5.42%) Mobile Application Development
17 9 (4.43%) Game Development
18 8 (3.94%) Analytics
19 7 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 182 (89.66%) Objective-C
2 40 (19.70%) Java
3 39 (19.21%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.82%) C#
5 13 (6.40%) PHP
6 10 (4.93%) C++
7 9 (4.43%) Python
7 9 (4.43%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.94%) C
9 7 (3.45%) Ruby
10 5 (2.46%) Perl
11 3 (1.48%) VB
11 3 (1.48%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.48%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (9.36%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.46%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (18.72%) Apple
2 16 (7.88%) Facebook
3 7 (3.45%) Sencha
4 4 (1.97%) Google
5 3 (1.48%) Adobe
6 2 (0.99%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.99%) Twitter
7 1 (0.49%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Chiswick Park, London, South East, United Kingdom
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago