The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 396 423 425
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 52 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Cocoa
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7827 9213 8590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.04% 38.55% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6763 8002 7628
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in the South East

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the South East

Cocoa
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
Oxfordshire +29 22 - - 2
Surrey +15 15 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Kent -1 7 £41,250 -5.71% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +11 3 - -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Apple iOS
2 115 (97.46%) iOS Development
2 115 (97.46%) Objective-C
3 95 (80.51%) Cocoa Touch
4 79 (66.95%) Android
5 67 (56.78%) OO
6 65 (55.08%) Mobile Development
7 63 (53.39%) Subversion
8 62 (52.54%) Mobile App
9 60 (50.85%) Xcode
10 52 (44.07%) JSON
11 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (37.29%) Memory Management
13 42 (35.59%) Android Development
13 42 (35.59%) Apple
14 40 (33.90%) iOS SDK
15 36 (30.51%) Scrum
16 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
16 34 (28.81%) Unit Testing
17 33 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (25.42%) Core Animation
18 30 (25.42%) Animation
19 29 (24.58%) RESTful
20 25 (21.19%) iPhone
21 23 (19.49%) MVC
22 22 (18.64%) Windows
22 22 (18.64%) Multithreading
22 22 (18.64%) REST
22 22 (18.64%) Social Media
23 21 (17.80%) Web Services

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) Wireless
3 3 (2.54%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (53.39%) Subversion
2 60 (50.85%) Xcode
3 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 19 (16.10%) Marketing
2 5 (4.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Military
2 5 (4.24%) Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Advertising
3 3 (2.54%) Avionics
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (99.15%) Developer
2 83 (70.34%) iOS Developer
3 35 (29.66%) Mobile Developer
4 31 (26.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.93%) Designer
7 6 (5.08%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Android Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Junior iOS Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Junior
10 3 (2.54%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.54%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Mobile Software Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Android Software Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) iPhone Developer
11 2 (1.69%) Mac Developer
11 2 (1.69%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (80.51%) Cocoa Touch
2 52 (44.07%) JSON
3 40 (33.90%) iOS SDK
4 30 (25.42%) Core Animation
5 29 (24.58%) RESTful
6 22 (18.64%) REST
7 21 (17.80%) Web Services
7 21 (17.80%) HTML
8 19 (16.10%) .NET
9 18 (15.25%) CSS
10 17 (14.41%) Apache Flex
11 13 (11.02%) XML
12 12 (10.17%) UIKit
13 11 (9.32%) OpenGL
14 7 (5.93%) Xamarin.iOS
15 4 (3.39%) HTML5
16 3 (2.54%) WinForms
16 3 (2.54%) JMS
17 2 (1.69%) iPhone SDK
17 2 (1.69%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 62 (52.54%) Mobile App
2 30 (25.42%) Animation
3 25 (21.19%) iPhone
4 22 (18.64%) Social Media
5 21 (17.80%) Algorithms
6 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
7 18 (15.25%) iPad
8 17 (14.41%) Data Structures
9 5 (4.24%) User Experience
10 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.69%) GIS
11 2 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 117 (99.15%) Apple iOS
2 79 (66.95%) Android
3 22 (18.64%) Windows
4 16 (13.56%) Windows Phone
5 9 (7.63%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (97.46%) iOS Development
2 67 (56.78%) OO
3 65 (55.08%) Mobile Development
4 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (37.29%) Memory Management
6 42 (35.59%) Android Development
7 36 (30.51%) Scrum
8 34 (28.81%) Unit Testing
9 33 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (19.49%) MVC
11 22 (18.64%) Multithreading
12 17 (14.41%) UML
13 8 (6.78%) OOP
14 6 (5.08%) E-Commerce
15 5 (4.24%) B2B
15 5 (4.24%) Mobile Application Development
16 4 (3.39%) Software Engineering
17 3 (2.54%) Workflow
18 2 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
18 2 (1.69%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 115 (97.46%) Objective-C
2 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.17%) Apple Swift
4 7 (5.93%) Java
5 5 (4.24%) C#
6 3 (2.54%) C++
6 3 (2.54%) C
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (35.59%) Apple
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) Facebook
3 3 (2.54%) Twitter
4 2 (1.69%) Fujitsu
4 2 (1.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe
4 2 (1.69%) Intel
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) Sencha
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