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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 173 181 190
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.086% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
1548 1752 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.14% 45.18% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1505 1963
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (60.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (60.00%) UIKit
3 3 (60.00%) Xcode
4 2 (40.00%) Android Development
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (60.00%) UIKit
2 3 (60.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple