The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 158 151 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 5 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.29% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.77% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 11
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cocoa
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1076 1169 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.43% 37.99% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 698 804 906
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in Scotland

Cocoa
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
Glasgow -27 2 - -
Cocoa
UK

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa.

1 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Objective-C
3 9 (75.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (66.67%) Android
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (58.33%) Xcode
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) UIKit
6 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (50.00%) iPhone
6 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (50.00%) iPad
7 5 (41.67%) Mobile Development
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) XML
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (33.33%) Banking
9 3 (25.00%) Subversion
9 3 (25.00%) Animation
9 3 (25.00%) HTML
9 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (25.00%) Core Animation
9 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (25.00%) Hudson
9 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) Xcode
2 3 (25.00%) Hudson
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Android Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (16.67%) Gradle
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) iOS Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead iOS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) UIKit
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (25.00%) Core Animation
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 2 (16.67%) OAuth
4 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iPad
1 6 (50.00%) iPhone
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Animation
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (66.67%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Mobile Development
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Apple
1 2 (16.67%) Facebook
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin