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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 177 167 154
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 18 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.32% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.64% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 22
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
1760 1864 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.24% 50.09% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1643 1804
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Cocoa Salary Histogram 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 20 October 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
Altrincham - 2 £32,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Cocoa
North West

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 34 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 32 (94.12%) Objective-C
3 26 (76.47%) OO
4 24 (70.59%) Android
4 24 (70.59%) iPhone
4 24 (70.59%) iOS Development
5 22 (64.71%) Cocoa Touch
5 22 (64.71%) UIKit
6 21 (61.76%) iOS SDK
7 19 (55.88%) iPad
7 19 (55.88%) Xcode
8 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
8 16 (47.06%) HTML
9 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
9 15 (44.12%) TDD
10 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (41.18%) .NET
10 14 (41.18%) CSS
10 14 (41.18%) XML
10 14 (41.18%) Windows
10 14 (41.18%) Windows Phone
10 14 (41.18%) Android Development
11 13 (38.24%) OOP
12 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
12 12 (35.29%) Apple
12 12 (35.29%) JSON
13 10 (29.41%) Degree
13 10 (29.41%) RESTful
13 10 (29.41%) Windows Phone 8
13 10 (29.41%) Blackberry

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (14.71%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Xcode
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (14.71%) Publishing
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) iOS Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) Cocoa Touch
1 22 (64.71%) UIKit
2 21 (61.76%) iOS SDK
3 16 (47.06%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) XML
5 12 (35.29%) JSON
6 10 (29.41%) RESTful
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
8 6 (17.65%) Android SDK
9 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.71%) Xamarin.iOS
10 4 (11.76%) REST
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.76%) WPF
10 4 (11.76%) XHTML
11 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (5.88%) PhoneGap
11 2 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) iPhone
2 19 (55.88%) iPad
3 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
4 10 (29.41%) Blackberry
5 5 (14.71%) Social Media
6 3 (8.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 24 (70.59%) Android
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Phone
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) OO
2 24 (70.59%) iOS Development
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) Android Development
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) OOP
6 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
7 8 (23.53%) Kanban
8 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (14.71%) MVVM
10 5 (14.71%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
12 2 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) Objective-C
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.76%) XAML
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Apple
2 5 (14.71%) Facebook
2 5 (14.71%) Xamarin
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Google
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