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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 156 157 168
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 6 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.032% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.086% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1053 1167 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.65% 37.08% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 635 719 1071
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 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
Glasgow 0 5 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Cocoa
UK

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 8 (80.00%) Objective-C
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (60.00%) iPad
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Xcode
2 6 (60.00%) iPhone
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) UIKit
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Hudson
4 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (40.00%) Apple
4 4 (40.00%) Animation
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) Core Animation
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) GitHub
6 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Xcode
2 4 (40.00%) Hudson
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) UIKit
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) iPad
1 6 (60.00%) iPhone
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) Animation
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Android Development
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter