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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 516 497 424
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -73
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 115 125 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.69% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 100 188
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 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
15651 18228 19553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.78% 40.89% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13433 15322 17314
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 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
City of London +7 34 £58,750 +23.68% 3
Hounslow - 4 - -
Canary Wharf +27 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 192 (95.52%) iOS Development
2 182 (90.55%) Apple iOS
3 175 (87.06%) Objective-C
4 126 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (42.79%) Cocoa Touch
6 80 (39.80%) OO
7 68 (33.83%) iPhone
7 68 (33.83%) iOS SDK
8 65 (32.34%) Xcode
9 58 (28.86%) Android
9 58 (28.86%) Mobile App
10 55 (27.36%) Scrum
11 49 (24.38%) JSON
12 43 (21.39%) HTML
13 40 (19.90%) iPad
13 40 (19.90%) REST
14 38 (18.91%) User Experience
15 37 (18.41%) Java
16 36 (17.91%) JavaScript
17 34 (16.92%) Social Network
18 33 (16.42%) TDD
18 33 (16.42%) Git (software)
19 30 (14.93%) Software Engineering
20 28 (13.93%) OOP
20 28 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (12.94%) Apple
21 26 (12.94%) Games
21 26 (12.94%) Retail
21 26 (12.94%) Animation
22 24 (11.94%) Finance

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.49%) CMS
2 4 (1.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 5 (2.49%) Wireshark
2 5 (2.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.99%) MySQL
2 5 (2.49%) SQLite
3 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (32.34%) Xcode
2 33 (16.42%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.46%) Subversion
4 11 (5.47%) Selenium
5 7 (3.48%) JIRA
5 7 (3.48%) Calabash
6 5 (2.49%) eggPlant
6 5 (2.49%) Maven
6 5 (2.49%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.49%) JBehave
6 5 (2.49%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.49%) Mocha
6 5 (2.49%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (2.49%) QUnit
6 5 (2.49%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.99%) Yeoman
8 3 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (1.49%) Flash Builder
General
1 26 (12.94%) Retail
1 26 (12.94%) Games
2 24 (11.94%) Finance
3 19 (9.45%) Automotive
4 11 (5.47%) Legal
5 7 (3.48%) Publishing
6 4 (1.99%) Banking
7 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 185 (92.04%) Developer
2 170 (84.58%) iOS Developer
3 40 (19.90%) Mobile Developer
4 36 (17.91%) Senior Developer
5 27 (13.43%) Senior iOS Developer
6 10 (4.98%) iPhone Developer
7 7 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (3.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (2.99%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.49%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.49%) Tester
9 5 (2.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (2.49%) Senior Tester
10 4 (1.99%) Java Developer
10 4 (1.99%) Android Developer
10 4 (1.99%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (1.00%) Junior iOS Developer
11 2 (1.00%) Senior iPhone Developer
11 2 (1.00%) Junior Developer
11 2 (1.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (42.79%) Cocoa Touch
2 68 (33.83%) iOS SDK
3 49 (24.38%) JSON
4 43 (21.39%) HTML
5 40 (19.90%) REST
6 24 (11.94%) Core Animation
7 21 (10.45%) UIKit
8 20 (9.95%) Web Services
8 20 (9.95%) XML
9 16 (7.96%) HTML5
10 14 (6.97%) CSS
10 14 (6.97%) SOAP
11 13 (6.47%) jQuery
12 11 (5.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (4.98%) RESTful
14 8 (3.98%) Apache Flex
14 8 (3.98%) Ajax
14 8 (3.98%) Flash
15 7 (3.48%) Sencha Touch
15 7 (3.48%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (33.83%) iPhone
2 58 (28.86%) Mobile App
3 40 (19.90%) iPad
4 38 (18.91%) User Experience
5 34 (16.92%) Social Network
6 26 (12.94%) Animation
7 13 (6.47%) Open Source
8 12 (5.97%) Social Media
8 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
8 12 (5.97%) Blackberry
9 7 (3.48%) N-Tier
9 7 (3.48%) SWIFT
10 6 (2.99%) Video on Demand
10 6 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.99%) Derivative
10 6 (2.99%) Spread Betting
11 5 (2.49%) IPTV
11 5 (2.49%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (1.99%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.99%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 182 (90.55%) Apple iOS
2 58 (28.86%) Android
3 15 (7.46%) Windows
4 9 (4.48%) Windows Phone
5 8 (3.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (95.52%) iOS Development
2 126 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (39.80%) OO
4 55 (27.36%) Scrum
5 33 (16.42%) TDD
6 30 (14.93%) Software Engineering
7 28 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (13.93%) OOP
8 18 (8.96%) Memory Management
9 16 (7.96%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.97%) User Stories
11 13 (6.47%) Android Development
12 12 (5.97%) Multithreading
13 11 (5.47%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (4.98%) Mobile Commerce
15 9 (4.48%) B2C
16 8 (3.98%) Unit Testing
17 7 (3.48%) MVC
17 7 (3.48%) SOA
17 7 (3.48%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 175 (87.06%) Objective-C
2 37 (18.41%) Java
3 36 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 22 (10.95%) C#
5 12 (5.97%) PHP
5 12 (5.97%) Ruby
6 8 (3.98%) Python
7 7 (3.48%) C++
8 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.49%) Perl
10 4 (1.99%) C
11 3 (1.49%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.49%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.00%) XPath
13 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.46%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) ISEB
2 5 (2.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.46%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Apple
2 16 (7.96%) Facebook
3 7 (3.48%) Sencha
4 4 (1.99%) Google
5 3 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
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