The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 142 141 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Apple 8 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.86% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £25,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.84% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,550 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
Apple
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1399 1398 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.09% 53.73% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1067 821
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Apple
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Apple Salary Trend in Reading

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 4 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (33.33%) UIKit
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) SQLite
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) Cocoa
4 4 (33.33%) Xcode
4 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 4 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (33.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Quark
3 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe