The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 136 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Apple 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +3.07%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1232 1184 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.27% 52.27% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 856 904 937
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
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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 25 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (33.33%) UIKit
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) Xcode
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) SQLite
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (33.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft