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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 204 196 194
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 24 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.63% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 21
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
2636 2208 2139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.49% 43.32% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2246 1950 1950
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Cocoa Salary Histogram 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 21 August 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
Bristol -4 16 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Somerset - 5 £47,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £36,750 -
Wiltshire -9 1 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Objective-C
2 21 (84.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Mobile App
3 19 (76.00%) XML
4 18 (72.00%) SOAP
4 18 (72.00%) JSON
4 18 (72.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (72.00%) iOS Development
5 16 (64.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (52.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) CSS
6 13 (52.00%) iPhone
7 12 (48.00%) C++
7 12 (48.00%) Apple
7 12 (48.00%) Scrum
7 12 (48.00%) Google
7 12 (48.00%) NFC
8 10 (40.00%) C
8 10 (40.00%) iPad
9 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 8 (32.00%) Android
10 8 (32.00%) Android Development
11 6 (24.00%) J2EE
11 6 (24.00%) J2ME
11 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
11 6 (24.00%) REST
11 6 (24.00%) Android SDK
12 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (12.00%) OOP
12 3 (12.00%) OO

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) iOS Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Android Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior iOS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) SOAP
2 18 (72.00%) JSON
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 6 (24.00%) J2ME
5 6 (24.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (12.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) Flash
7 2 (8.00%) Ajax
7 2 (8.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) iPhone SDK
8 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
8 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Mobile App
2 13 (52.00%) iPhone
3 10 (40.00%) iPad
4 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (32.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) iOS Development
2 16 (64.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (48.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Android Development
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) MVVM
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Objective-C
2 21 (84.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 10 (40.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) C#
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Apple
1 12 (48.00%) Google
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Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000
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