The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank - 71 67
Permanent jobs citing Apple 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.31% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.61% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £26,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,875 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +7.30%
Apple
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
263 329 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.05% 51.57% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 220 296 310
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Sony
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) BBC
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 8 (61.54%) Yahoo!
2 8 (61.54%) Google
2 8 (61.54%) WCF
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Social Media
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
2 8 (61.54%) Facebook
2 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (61.54%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB6 Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB Developer
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) WCF
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
3 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
3 2 (15.38%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) BBC
1 8 (61.54%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Animation
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) BDD
1 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Sony
1 8 (61.54%) Yahoo!
1 8 (61.54%) Google
1 8 (61.54%) Facebook
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