The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 227 227 218
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.078% 0.040% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2548 2522 2370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 46.07% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2300 2140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
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 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 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (80.00%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Objective-C
2 11 (73.33%) iPhone
2 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
3 10 (66.67%) iOS SDK
3 10 (66.67%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) C
4 9 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (60.00%) Memory Management
5 5 (33.33%) Games
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) GTK+
6 3 (20.00%) Qt
6 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) wxWidgets
7 2 (13.33%) iPhone SDK
7 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (13.33%) Flash
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Xcode
7 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
8 1 (6.67%) Apple
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (6.67%) Open Source

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Xcode
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Games Developer
4 1 (6.67%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 3 (20.00%) WinForms
2 3 (20.00%) wxWidgets
2 3 (20.00%) Qt
2 3 (20.00%) GTK+
3 2 (13.33%) iPhone SDK
3 2 (13.33%) Flash
3 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
3 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) iPhone
2 9 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
2 10 (66.67%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) Memory Management
3 9 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Objective-C
3 9 (60.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple