The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
257 270 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.62% 44.33% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 243 312
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cocoa
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Xcode
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Animation
1 6 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) UIKit
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) Degree

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 6 (100.00%) UIKit
2 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Animation
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Apple