The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 402 422 387
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -35
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 45 16 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.070% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.18% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 59
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9408 8670 10076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.95% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8040 7734 9180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Cocoa
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Kent +7 28 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 8 - -
Surrey +2 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Hampshire -9 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 73 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 71 (97.26%) Objective-C
3 68 (93.15%) Cocoa Touch
4 63 (86.30%) iOS Development
5 54 (73.97%) Xcode
6 53 (72.60%) Android
7 51 (69.86%) Mobile App
8 43 (58.90%) C#
9 40 (54.79%) Windows
10 33 (45.21%) MVC
11 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
11 32 (43.84%) OO
12 30 (41.10%) Web Services
12 30 (41.10%) Android Development
13 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
14 27 (36.99%) HTML
15 26 (35.62%) Degree
15 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
16 25 (34.25%) .NET
17 22 (30.14%) Windows Phone
18 21 (28.77%) .NET Framework
19 20 (27.40%) WCF
19 20 (27.40%) SQLite
19 20 (27.40%) C++
20 18 (24.66%) OOP
21 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
21 16 (21.92%) CSS
22 15 (20.55%) SQL
22 15 (20.55%) C
22 15 (20.55%) Animation

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQLite
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (73.97%) Xcode
2 10 (13.70%) Subversion
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.59%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) Software Developer
3 23 (31.51%) Mobile Developer
4 21 (28.77%) iOS Developer
5 16 (21.92%) Software Engineer
6 15 (20.55%) Team Leader
7 11 (15.07%) Software Team Leader
8 8 (10.96%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.85%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Mobile Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Software Development Team Leader
11 3 (4.11%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Android Software Engineer
12 2 (2.74%) C# Developer
13 1 (1.37%) Software Programmer
13 1 (1.37%) Development Manager
13 1 (1.37%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (93.15%) Cocoa Touch
2 30 (41.10%) Web Services
3 27 (36.99%) HTML
4 25 (34.25%) .NET
5 21 (28.77%) .NET Framework
6 20 (27.40%) WCF
7 16 (21.92%) CSS
8 15 (20.55%) Core Animation
9 5 (6.85%) JSON
10 4 (5.48%) RESTful
10 4 (5.48%) SOAP
11 3 (4.11%) iOS SDK
12 2 (2.74%) REST
12 2 (2.74%) CSS3
12 2 (2.74%) HTML5
12 2 (2.74%) Apache Flex
13 1 (1.37%) WPF
13 1 (1.37%) iPhone SDK
13 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
13 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (69.86%) Mobile App
2 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
3 15 (20.55%) Animation
4 12 (16.44%) SystemC
5 8 (10.96%) NHS
6 3 (4.11%) iPhone
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) iPad
8 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 53 (72.60%) Android
3 40 (54.79%) Windows
4 22 (30.14%) Windows Phone
5 11 (15.07%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (86.30%) iOS Development
2 33 (45.21%) MVC
3 32 (43.84%) OO
3 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
4 30 (41.10%) Android Development
5 18 (24.66%) OOP
6 11 (15.07%) Product Management
7 10 (13.70%) Matrix Management
8 7 (9.59%) Memory Management
9 6 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.85%) B2B
11 4 (5.48%) B2C
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.48%) TDD
12 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.11%) Web Marketing
13 2 (2.74%) UML
13 2 (2.74%) Scrum
14 1 (1.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) Objective-C
2 43 (58.90%) C#
3 20 (27.40%) C++
4 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
5 15 (20.55%) C
6 13 (17.81%) XAML
7 12 (16.44%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Xamarin
3 13 (17.81%) Apple
4 1 (1.37%) VMware