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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 401 406 421
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 38 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
7744 8361 9527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.71% 38.82% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6776 7100 8746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +14 13 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Surrey -9 10 £36,000 +4.34% 2
Berkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -27 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Kent -10 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 60 (96.77%) Objective-C
1 60 (96.77%) Apple iOS
2 59 (95.16%) iOS Development
3 48 (77.42%) Cocoa Touch
4 32 (51.61%) Mobile App
5 29 (46.77%) Android
6 28 (45.16%) iOS SDK
6 28 (45.16%) Xcode
7 23 (37.10%) OO
8 21 (33.87%) Apple
8 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (33.87%) JSON
9 20 (32.26%) Subversion
10 18 (29.03%) RESTful
11 16 (25.81%) Scrum
11 16 (25.81%) Web Services
12 15 (24.19%) HTML
12 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (22.58%) Unit Testing
13 14 (22.58%) Android Development
13 14 (22.58%) .NET
14 13 (20.97%) MVC
14 13 (20.97%) UIKit
14 13 (20.97%) iPhone
15 12 (19.35%) iPad
15 12 (19.35%) Memory Management
15 12 (19.35%) Windows
16 11 (17.74%) HTTP
17 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
18 9 (14.52%) Core Animation

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Xcode
2 20 (32.26%) Subversion
3 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Advertising
2 5 (8.06%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Military
3 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Avionics
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (98.39%) Developer
2 46 (74.19%) iOS Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) iPhone Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior iPhone Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (3.23%) iPad Developer
8 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.23%) iPhone Applications Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Lead Software Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Android Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Lead Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Mac Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Programmer
9 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (77.42%) Cocoa Touch
2 28 (45.16%) iOS SDK
3 21 (33.87%) JSON
4 18 (29.03%) RESTful
5 16 (25.81%) Web Services
6 15 (24.19%) HTML
7 14 (22.58%) .NET
8 13 (20.97%) UIKit
9 9 (14.52%) Core Animation
10 7 (11.29%) iPhone SDK
11 6 (9.68%) HTML5
11 6 (9.68%) CSS
12 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
12 5 (8.06%) XML
13 3 (4.84%) JMS
13 3 (4.84%) Apache Flex
13 3 (4.84%) Xamarin.iOS
14 2 (3.23%) REST
14 2 (3.23%) OpenGL
14 2 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (51.61%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.97%) iPhone
3 12 (19.35%) iPad
4 9 (14.52%) Animation
5 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
5 7 (11.29%) Social Media
6 5 (8.06%) Smartphone
7 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
7 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
7 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.84%) SWIFT
9 2 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
9 2 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.61%) GIS
10 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (96.77%) Apple iOS
2 29 (46.77%) Android
3 12 (19.35%) Windows
4 9 (14.52%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.84%) webOS
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (95.16%) iOS Development
2 23 (37.10%) OO
3 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) Scrum
5 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 14 (22.58%) Android Development
7 13 (20.97%) MVC
8 12 (19.35%) Memory Management
9 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
10 6 (9.68%) OOP
11 4 (6.45%) UML
11 4 (6.45%) Logistics
11 4 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.23%) TDD
12 2 (3.23%) SOA
13 1 (1.61%) CAD
13 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) Objective-C
2 7 (11.29%) SQL
3 6 (9.68%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Apple
2 2 (3.23%) Facebook
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
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