The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 226 257 253
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 6 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.062% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Median salary £32,500 £44,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.55% +36.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £43,650 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £44,850 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Cocoa
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
2124 2612 3337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.70% 40.69% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 2196 2846
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in the North West

Cocoa
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 6 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cocoa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 11 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (90.91%) iOS Development
3 8 (72.73%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (63.64%) Apple
4 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Xcode
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) User Experience
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
5 5 (45.45%) Android
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) iOS SDK
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Animation
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) OOP

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Xcode
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) iOS SDK
4 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
4 2 (18.18%) UIKit
5 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
5 1 (9.09%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) iOS Development
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Google