The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 35 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.71% 0.39% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 0.84% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Objective-C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 119 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 49.15% 46.30% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 107 130
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Middlesex

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C.

1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
1 7 (58.33%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) Core Animation
2 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Animation
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) French Language
5 2 (16.67%) German Language
5 2 (16.67%) Italian Language
5 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Xcode
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) VC++

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) French Language
1 2 (16.67%) German Language
1 2 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) Core Animation
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveX
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) MFC
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Animation
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) VC++
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) C-shell
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Marketo
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe