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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 175 173 171
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 3 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.084% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 1.01% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
1482 1775 2057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.45% 44.21% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1491 1845
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (83.33%) UIKit
2 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Xcode
4 3 (50.00%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) iPhone
5 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (83.33%) UIKit
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple