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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 389 410 422
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 49 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 21
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 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,000 £52,500
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
7606 8854 8399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.92% 38.80% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6606 7759 7451
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 £29,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +35 21 - - 2
Surrey +25 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Kent -3 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -1 2 - -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 115 (99.14%) Apple iOS
2 113 (97.41%) Objective-C
3 112 (96.55%) iOS Development
4 93 (80.17%) Cocoa Touch
5 77 (66.38%) Android
6 66 (56.90%) Mobile Development
7 65 (56.03%) OO
8 61 (52.59%) Subversion
8 61 (52.59%) Mobile App
9 56 (48.28%) Xcode
10 55 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (45.69%) JSON
12 44 (37.93%) Apple
13 42 (36.21%) Memory Management
14 39 (33.62%) Android Development
15 38 (32.76%) iOS SDK
15 38 (32.76%) Scrum
16 35 (30.17%) Git (software)
17 30 (25.86%) Unit Testing
18 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (24.14%) RESTful
20 27 (23.28%) iPhone
21 26 (22.41%) Animation
21 26 (22.41%) Core Animation
22 24 (20.69%) REST
22 24 (20.69%) MVC
23 23 (19.83%) Windows
23 23 (19.83%) Algorithms
23 23 (19.83%) Social Media
23 23 (19.83%) Multithreading

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) HTTP
2 4 (3.45%) Wireless
3 3 (2.59%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 61 (52.59%) Subversion
2 56 (48.28%) Xcode
3 35 (30.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 19 (16.38%) Marketing
2 5 (4.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Military
2 5 (4.31%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Avionics
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Games
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (99.14%) Developer
2 83 (71.55%) iOS Developer
3 33 (28.45%) Mobile Developer
4 29 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Designer
7 6 (5.17%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Junior
8 5 (4.31%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Android Developer
9 4 (3.45%) iPhone Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Android Software Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Junior iOS Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.72%) Mac Developer
11 2 (1.72%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (80.17%) Cocoa Touch
2 53 (45.69%) JSON
3 38 (32.76%) iOS SDK
4 28 (24.14%) RESTful
5 26 (22.41%) Core Animation
6 24 (20.69%) REST
7 22 (18.97%) HTML
8 21 (18.10%) Web Services
9 20 (17.24%) .NET
10 19 (16.38%) CSS
11 18 (15.52%) Apache Flex
12 15 (12.93%) XML
13 13 (11.21%) OpenGL
14 10 (8.62%) UIKit
15 7 (6.03%) Xamarin.iOS
16 4 (3.45%) HTML5
17 3 (2.59%) JMS
17 3 (2.59%) WinForms
18 2 (1.72%) Android SDK
18 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (52.59%) Mobile App
2 27 (23.28%) iPhone
3 26 (22.41%) Animation
4 23 (19.83%) Algorithms
4 23 (19.83%) Social Media
5 21 (18.10%) Computer Science
6 19 (16.38%) iPad
7 18 (15.52%) Data Structures
8 5 (4.31%) User Experience
9 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.72%) GIS
10 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.86%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 115 (99.14%) Apple iOS
2 77 (66.38%) Android
3 23 (19.83%) Windows
4 17 (14.66%) Windows Phone
5 8 (6.90%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (96.55%) iOS Development
2 66 (56.90%) Mobile Development
3 65 (56.03%) OO
4 55 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (36.21%) Memory Management
6 39 (33.62%) Android Development
7 38 (32.76%) Scrum
8 30 (25.86%) Unit Testing
9 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (20.69%) MVC
11 23 (19.83%) Multithreading
12 18 (15.52%) UML
13 8 (6.90%) OOP
14 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
15 5 (4.31%) B2B
15 5 (4.31%) Software Engineering
15 5 (4.31%) Mobile Application Development
16 3 (2.59%) Workflow
17 2 (1.72%) CAD
18 1 (0.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (97.41%) Objective-C
2 20 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.48%) Apple Swift
4 7 (6.03%) Java
5 6 (5.17%) C#
6 4 (3.45%) C++
7 3 (2.59%) C
8 1 (0.86%) Perl
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (37.93%) Apple
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.59%) Facebook
3 3 (2.59%) Twitter
4 2 (1.72%) Fujitsu
4 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.72%) Adobe
4 2 (1.72%) Intel
5 1 (0.86%) Google
5 1 (0.86%) Sencha
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