The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 203 206 216
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Apple 45 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.49% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.07% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 50
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,600 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3061 2984 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.01% 46.00% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2628 2462 3086
Average salary £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apple
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Apple Salary Trend in the North West

Apple
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Apple Salary Histogram in the North West

Apple
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Manchester -2 23 £35,000 +22.80% 8
Cheshire +4 17 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Lancashire -1 5 £32,750 +31.00% 2
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (48.61%) Windows
3 30 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 25 (34.72%) Objective-C
5 24 (33.33%) OO
5 24 (33.33%) Android
5 24 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 23 (31.94%) .NET
7 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 21 (29.17%) RESTful
8 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 20 (27.78%) Google
9 19 (26.39%) TDD
9 19 (26.39%) iOS Development
10 17 (23.61%) CSS
11 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.22%) Cocoa
12 15 (20.83%) Xcode
12 15 (20.83%) XML
12 15 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
13 14 (19.44%) C#
13 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 14 (19.44%) MVC
14 13 (18.06%) Java
15 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (15.28%) Android Development
16 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (15.28%) JSON

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (13.89%) Node.js
2 4 (5.56%) WordPress
3 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) VoIP
2 5 (6.94%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) OpenVPN
3 4 (5.56%) IPsec
4 3 (4.17%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.17%) HTTP
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) SMTP
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) Big Data
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Xcode
2 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.78%) JBuilder
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) MSI
5 1 (1.39%) WebObjects
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Publishing
3 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) iOS Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Mac Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Head of Infrastructure
8 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) .NET
2 21 (29.17%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) RESTful
3 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 17 (23.61%) CSS
5 16 (22.22%) Cocoa
6 15 (20.83%) XML
7 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (15.28%) JSON
9 10 (13.89%) WCF
10 9 (12.50%) Web Services
11 6 (8.33%) iOS SDK
11 6 (8.33%) REST
11 6 (8.33%) WPF
11 6 (8.33%) Android SDK
11 6 (8.33%) XHTML
12 5 (6.94%) HTML5
13 4 (5.56%) jQuery
13 4 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.89%) BBC
2 10 (13.89%) Social Media
3 9 (12.50%) iPad
3 9 (12.50%) iPhone
4 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.56%) PKI
5 4 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 24 (33.33%) Android
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Phone
5 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.94%) Linux
8 4 (5.56%) CentOS
9 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) OO
3 19 (26.39%) TDD
3 19 (26.39%) iOS Development
4 15 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (19.44%) MVC
6 11 (15.28%) Android Development
7 10 (13.89%) BDD
7 10 (13.89%) Web Application Development
8 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.72%) OOP
8 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) Market Research
10 5 (6.94%) Kanban
11 4 (5.56%) Analytics
11 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.17%) Web Development
12 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Objective-C
2 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.44%) C#
4 13 (18.06%) Java
5 10 (13.89%) Ruby
6 8 (11.11%) C
6 8 (11.11%) C++
7 7 (9.72%) SQL
8 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.33%) XAML
9 5 (6.94%) PHP
10 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.56%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Google
2 11 (15.28%) VMware
3 10 (13.89%) Sony
3 10 (13.89%) Yahoo!
3 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) HP
3 10 (13.89%) Facebook
4 8 (11.11%) Dell
5 7 (9.72%) Citrix
6 5 (6.94%) Xamarin
7 3 (4.17%) Adobe
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.39%) McAfee
9 1 (1.39%) Sophos
9 1 (1.39%) Symbian
9 1 (1.39%) Kaspersky
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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