The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 61 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.52% 1.77% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 3.82% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Objective-C
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
256 131 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.15% 46.29% 72.78%
Number of salaries quoted 240 128 225
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple