The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Merseyside region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 54 45 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +34
Permanent jobs citing Apple 18 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.78% 2.98% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 6.09% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 3
Average salary £36,000 £26,500 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -18.53%
UK excluding London average salary £33,163 £28,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -11.53%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 230 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.63% 48.94% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 297 193 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
North West

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Apple
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Apple Salary Trend in Merseyside

Apple
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -16 13 £36,000 +35.84%
Wirral - 5 £40,000 - 1
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 20 (80.00%) .NET
1 20 (80.00%) C#
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 15 (60.00%) Android
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (56.00%) VB6
3 14 (56.00%) VB
3 14 (56.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) RESTful
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Facebook
5 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (20.00%) Social Media
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Node.js
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (20.00%) Sony

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ADSL
1 1 (4.00%) GPRS
1 1 (4.00%) ISDN
1 1 (4.00%) PSTN
1 1 (4.00%) UMTS
1 1 (4.00%) SMTP
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) WEP
1 1 (4.00%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) MySQL
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Xcode
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Log4Net
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) VB Developer
2 14 (56.00%) VB6 Developer
3 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) WCF
3 5 (20.00%) RESTful
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.00%) Cocoa
4 4 (16.00%) UIKit
4 4 (16.00%) Core Animation
5 1 (4.00%) COM
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Social Media
1 5 (20.00%) BBC
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 5 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) VB6
3 14 (56.00%) VB
3 14 (56.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Facebook
1 5 (20.00%) Sony
1 5 (20.00%) Yahoo!
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Infragistics
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
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