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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 409 413 417
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 39 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 33
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8556 8330 9498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.28% 37.57% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7466 7416 8576
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,865
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 22 July 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 July 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
Kent - 11 £45,000 -
Surrey +12 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Oxfordshire +10 7 £27,500 -35.29%
Hampshire -22 6 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Berkshire +10 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £34,000 -47.69% 3
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 77 (97.47%) Objective-C
2 75 (94.94%) Apple iOS
3 66 (83.54%) iOS Development
4 62 (78.48%) Cocoa Touch
5 58 (73.42%) Android
6 55 (69.62%) Mobile App
7 50 (63.29%) Xcode
8 39 (49.37%) C#
9 38 (48.10%) HTML
10 36 (45.57%) Windows
11 33 (41.77%) OO
11 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
11 33 (41.77%) .NET
12 31 (39.24%) Computer Science
13 30 (37.97%) Web Services
14 29 (36.71%) MVC
15 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
15 28 (35.44%) Apple
15 28 (35.44%) Degree
16 23 (29.11%) Xamarin
16 23 (29.11%) SQL
17 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
17 20 (25.32%) CSS
17 20 (25.32%) Android Development
17 20 (25.32%) WCF
18 19 (24.05%) Windows Phone
18 19 (24.05%) OOP
19 17 (21.52%) SQLite
20 16 (20.25%) C++
21 14 (17.72%) C

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQLite
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (63.29%) Xcode
2 4 (5.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.59%) Marketing
1 6 (7.59%) Publishing
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (78.48%) Developer
2 33 (41.77%) iOS Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Mobile Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Team Leader
4 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Software Team Leader
6 8 (10.13%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (6.33%) iPhone Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Lead Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (5.06%) iPhone Applications Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior iPhone Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (78.48%) Cocoa Touch
2 38 (48.10%) HTML
3 33 (41.77%) .NET
4 30 (37.97%) Web Services
5 20 (25.32%) CSS
5 20 (25.32%) WCF
6 14 (17.72%) iOS SDK
7 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
7 13 (16.46%) HTML5
8 11 (13.92%) Core Animation
9 8 (10.13%) JSON
10 7 (8.86%) XML
11 6 (7.59%) iPhone SDK
12 5 (6.33%) UIKit
13 4 (5.06%) Android NDK
14 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.80%) CSS3
14 3 (3.80%) RESTful
15 2 (2.53%) WPF
15 2 (2.53%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (69.62%) Mobile App
2 31 (39.24%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.19%) SystemC
4 11 (13.92%) Animation
5 8 (10.13%) iPhone
5 8 (10.13%) NHS
6 6 (7.59%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.80%) iPad
8 2 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 75 (94.94%) Apple iOS
2 58 (73.42%) Android
3 36 (45.57%) Windows
4 19 (24.05%) Windows Phone
5 12 (15.19%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.06%) webOS
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (83.54%) iOS Development
2 33 (41.77%) OO
3 29 (36.71%) MVC
4 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
5 20 (25.32%) Android Development
6 19 (24.05%) OOP
7 12 (15.19%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.86%) B2B
9 7 (8.86%) Product Management
10 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.59%) Memory Management
10 6 (7.59%) B2C
11 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.33%) TDD
12 4 (5.06%) Service Management
12 4 (5.06%) ITSM
13 3 (3.80%) Scrum
13 3 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 77 (97.47%) Objective-C
2 39 (49.37%) C#
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.25%) C++
6 14 (17.72%) C
7 12 (15.19%) XAML
7 12 (15.19%) VB
8 8 (10.13%) Java
9 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.80%) PHP
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.44%) Apple
3 23 (29.11%) Xamarin
4 4 (5.06%) VMware
5 3 (3.80%) Facebook
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