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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 229 223 224
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.11% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.26% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2609 2329 2520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.87% 42.83% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2366 2087 2294
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 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 - 6 £32,500 - 1
Somerset +9 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire -14 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
3 11 (84.62%) Cocoa Touch
4 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
4 10 (76.92%) iOS Development
5 8 (61.54%) Android Development
5 8 (61.54%) Android
6 6 (46.15%) Xcode
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (46.15%) Core Animation
6 6 (46.15%) Subversion
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (46.15%) Animation
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (15.38%) Maya
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) J2ME
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
9 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
9 1 (7.69%) iPhone
9 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
9 1 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (7.69%) Social Media

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (15.38%) Maya
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Xcode
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Cocoa Touch
2 6 (46.15%) Core Animation
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) J2ME
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (46.15%) Animation
3 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Social Network
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Android
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) iOS Development
2 8 (61.54%) Android Development
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (15.38%) Java
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