The first table below looks at the demand for Xcode 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 Xcode over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Xcode
Rank 218 214 240
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 24 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 2.61% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 12
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -61.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1154 1072 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.10% 14.93% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 995 931 1015
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Xcode
England

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Xcode
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Xcode Salary Trend in the North West

Xcode
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 Xcode within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 +4 21 £42,500 +63.46% 3
Cheshire -9 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 40 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (97.50%) Objective-C
3 34 (85.00%) iOS Development
4 29 (72.50%) UIKit
5 27 (67.50%) Mobile App
6 25 (62.50%) iOS SDK
6 25 (62.50%) Web Services
7 24 (60.00%) Cocoa
8 22 (55.00%) iPhone
9 21 (52.50%) OO
9 21 (52.50%) Android
10 15 (37.50%) iPad
10 15 (37.50%) RESTful
10 15 (37.50%) TDD
11 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (35.00%) JSON
11 14 (35.00%) XML
11 14 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
12 9 (22.50%) Apple
13 8 (20.00%) Games
13 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (20.00%) Subversion
13 8 (20.00%) Ruby
13 8 (20.00%) Google
13 8 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (20.00%) Smartphone
14 7 (17.50%) Core Animation
14 7 (17.50%) Animation
14 7 (17.50%) Publishing

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Xcode 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 Xcode. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (20.00%) Games
2 7 (17.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (85.00%) iOS Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Junior iOS Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Junior
5 2 (5.00%) Graduate
5 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) UIKit
2 25 (62.50%) iOS SDK
2 25 (62.50%) Web Services
3 24 (60.00%) Cocoa
4 15 (37.50%) RESTful
5 14 (35.00%) JSON
5 14 (35.00%) XML
5 14 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 8 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (17.50%) Core Animation
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Mobile App
2 22 (55.00%) iPhone
3 15 (37.50%) iPad
4 8 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 7 (17.50%) Animation
6 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (52.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) iOS Development
2 21 (52.50%) OO
3 15 (37.50%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) Kanban
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) Android Development
8 1 (2.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Objective-C
2 8 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Apple
2 8 (20.00%) Google
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
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Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
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