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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 140 142 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Apple 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.63% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
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 £21,100 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.95%
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
1403 1428 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.04% 56.07% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1043 789
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Cocoa
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) iOS SDK
4 3 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (27.27%) UIKit
4 3 (27.27%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (27.27%) Xcode
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (27.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Xcode
General
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) Cocoa
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
1 3 (27.27%) iOS SDK
1 3 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (27.27%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Quark
3 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe