The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 254 221 243
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa Touch 9 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.62% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
Cocoa Touch
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3087 3385 3501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.02% 49.87% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3013 3132
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cocoa Touch
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cocoa Touch Salary Trend in the North West

Cocoa Touch
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 Cocoa Touch within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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 -1 8 £40,000 +66.66%
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Cocoa Touch 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 Touch.

1 25 (100.00%) OO
1 25 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 25 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 25 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 24 (96.00%) UIKit
3 18 (72.00%) iPhone
4 16 (64.00%) Android
5 15 (60.00%) iOS Development
6 14 (56.00%) iOS SDK
6 14 (56.00%) TDD
7 13 (52.00%) iPad
8 11 (44.00%) Windows
8 11 (44.00%) OOP
9 10 (40.00%) HTML
9 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (40.00%) CSS
9 10 (40.00%) Xcode
9 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
9 10 (40.00%) Degree
9 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone 8
9 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
9 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone
10 9 (36.00%) RESTful
10 9 (36.00%) JSON
10 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
10 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 9 (36.00%) XML
11 8 (32.00%) .NET
11 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Cocoa Touch 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 Touch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQLite
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Xcode
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) WebObjects
4 1 (4.00%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (20.00%) Publishing
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 24 (96.00%) UIKit
3 14 (56.00%) iOS SDK
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) JSON
5 9 (36.00%) RESTful
6 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) iPhone
2 13 (52.00%) iPad
3 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (20.00%) Social Media
5 3 (12.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (64.00%) Android
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 11 (44.00%) OOP
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (20.00%) MVVM
7 5 (20.00%) Android Development
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Apple
2 5 (20.00%) Facebook
2 5 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Symbian