The table below looks at the statistics for Xcode 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 Xcode over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xcode
Rank 235 215 206
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Xcode 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 1.51% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Xcode
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1236 1063 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.46% 17.30% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 901 766
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Xcode
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xcode across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Xcode Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Xcode
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Xcode Salary Trend in the South West

Xcode
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xcode across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Xcode Salary Histogram in the South West

Xcode
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 Xcode within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Wiltshire +5 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Bristol -10 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Somerset -6 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Xcode
England

Xcode
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 38 (97.44%) Apple iOS
1 38 (97.44%) iOS Development
2 36 (92.31%) Objective-C
3 28 (71.79%) Unit Testing
4 23 (58.97%) Subversion
5 22 (56.41%) iPhone
6 21 (53.85%) iPad
7 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
8 19 (48.72%) Web Services
8 19 (48.72%) UIKit
9 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
10 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (38.46%) Cocoa
11 15 (38.46%) OO
11 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (38.46%) Memory Management
11 15 (38.46%) Android
11 15 (38.46%) Cocoa Touch
12 13 (33.33%) Windows
12 13 (33.33%) Internet
12 13 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (33.33%) Smartphone
13 11 (28.21%) Apple
13 11 (28.21%) Android Development
14 9 (23.08%) Core Animation
14 9 (23.08%) Animation
14 9 (23.08%) QA
15 8 (20.51%) SQLite
15 8 (20.51%) Google
16 7 (17.95%) Degree

Xcode
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Xcode 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 Xcode. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQLite
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Subversion
2 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) iOS Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
1 19 (48.72%) UIKit
2 15 (38.46%) Cocoa Touch
2 15 (38.46%) Cocoa
3 9 (23.08%) Core Animation
4 7 (17.95%) iOS SDK
5 6 (15.38%) REST
5 6 (15.38%) PhoneGap
5 6 (15.38%) Sencha Touch
5 6 (15.38%) SOAP
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) Ext JS
5 6 (15.38%) OpenGL
5 6 (15.38%) Middleware
6 4 (10.26%) .NET
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) iPhone
2 21 (53.85%) iPad
3 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
4 13 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 9 (23.08%) Animation
6 6 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (15.38%) User Experience
6 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
6 6 (15.38%) Social Media
7 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Apple iOS
2 15 (38.46%) Android
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) iOS Development
2 28 (71.79%) Unit Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (38.46%) OO
4 15 (38.46%) Memory Management
5 11 (28.21%) Android Development
6 7 (17.95%) Mobile Development
6 7 (17.95%) BDD
7 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.38%) OOD
7 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (15.38%) Mobile First
8 3 (7.69%) MVVM
9 2 (5.13%) SDLC
10 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) Objective-C
2 7 (17.95%) PHP
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Apple
2 8 (20.51%) Google
3 6 (15.38%) Sencha
3 6 (15.38%) Appcelerator
3 6 (15.38%) Volantis
3 6 (15.38%) Netbiscuits
3 6 (15.38%) Kony
4 5 (12.82%) Xamarin