The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 237 227 222
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.035% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.079% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2569 2529 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.85% 43.69% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2222 2291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in the South West

Cocoa
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Dorset - 9 £32,500 - 2
Bristol - 3 £37,500 - 2
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 16 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 15 (93.75%) iOS Development
3 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
4 12 (75.00%) OO
5 11 (68.75%) Xcode
5 11 (68.75%) Unit Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (68.75%) Memory Management
6 10 (62.50%) Android Development
6 10 (62.50%) Android
7 9 (56.25%) Subversion
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (56.25%) Animation
7 9 (56.25%) Windows
7 9 (56.25%) Core Animation
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) Social Media
9 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
10 3 (18.75%) REST
10 3 (18.75%) iPad
10 3 (18.75%) UIKit
10 3 (18.75%) User Experience
10 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
10 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
10 3 (18.75%) OOD
10 3 (18.75%) Apple
10 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (6.25%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Xcode
2 9 (56.25%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (37.50%) iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 9 (56.25%) Core Animation
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) UIKit
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
6 2 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (12.50%) OpenGL
6 2 (12.50%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (56.25%) Animation
3 4 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (18.75%) iPad
4 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
4 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (18.75%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (62.50%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) iOS Development
2 12 (75.00%) OO
3 11 (68.75%) Unit Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (68.75%) Memory Management
4 10 (62.50%) Android Development
5 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Volantis
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Sencha
2 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator
2 2 (12.50%) Netbiscuits
2 2 (12.50%) Kony
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