The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 184 169 179
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 9 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.52% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 15
Average salary £47,500 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% -7.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cocoa
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Manchester

Cocoa
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bolton - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 - -
Cocoa
North West

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 27 (93.10%) Objective-C
3 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
4 23 (79.31%) Android
5 22 (75.86%) Xcode
6 19 (65.52%) iOS SDK
7 18 (62.07%) iPhone
7 18 (62.07%) OO
7 18 (62.07%) Android Development
8 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (55.17%) XML
8 16 (55.17%) Mobile App
9 15 (51.72%) TDD
10 13 (44.83%) HTML
10 13 (44.83%) .NET
10 13 (44.83%) iPad
10 13 (44.83%) Cocoa Touch
11 12 (41.38%) UIKit
11 12 (41.38%) JSON
11 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
12 11 (37.93%) Windows Phone
12 11 (37.93%) Windows
12 11 (37.93%) CSS
12 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
12 11 (37.93%) Apple
13 10 (34.48%) OOP
13 10 (34.48%) Kanban
13 10 (34.48%) RESTful
14 8 (27.59%) Android SDK
14 8 (27.59%) Mobile Application Development

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Xcode
2 5 (17.24%) NUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) iOS Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) iOS SDK
2 16 (55.17%) XML
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) Cocoa Touch
4 12 (41.38%) UIKit
4 12 (41.38%) JSON
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) RESTful
7 8 (27.59%) Android SDK
8 6 (20.69%) REST
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 6 (20.69%) WPF
8 6 (20.69%) XHTML
9 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) Xamarin.iOS
10 2 (6.90%) PhoneGap
10 2 (6.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) iPhone
2 16 (55.17%) Mobile App
3 13 (44.83%) iPad
4 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (79.31%) Android
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Phone
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
2 18 (62.07%) Android Development
2 18 (62.07%) OO
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
6 10 (34.48%) OOP
6 10 (34.48%) Kanban
7 8 (27.59%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) MVVM
9 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) Objective-C
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Apple
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) Xamarin
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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