The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 748 724 693
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -31
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 160 205 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 156
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41724 48663 44755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 40.27% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35502 40907 38930
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cocoa
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa within the UK.

Cocoa Salary Trend in the UK

Cocoa
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the UK

Cocoa
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England -8 152 £50,000 +5.26% 28
London -18 70 £55,000 - 13
South East +29 57 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Oxfordshire +30 25 - - 1
Oxford +26 16 - - 1
Surrey +23 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
City of London -12 10 £60,000 - 2
South West -14 10 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Farnham - 9 £40,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 8 £32,500 - 1
Dorset - 8 £32,500 - 1
Kent -4 6 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire +2 5 £35,000 - 2
North West 0 5 £45,000 +38.46%
North East - 5 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - - 2
Tyne and Wear - 5 - - 2
Hampshire -1 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Leeds - 4 £35,000 - 2
Wales - 4 £30,000 -
South Wales - 4 £30,000 -
Manchester -1 3 £43,500 +24.28%
Cardiff - 3 £30,000 -
Bristol - 2 £37,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 380 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 366 (95.06%) Objective-C
3 364 (94.55%) iOS Development
4 246 (63.90%) Cocoa Touch
5 206 (53.51%) Xcode
6 177 (45.97%) Mobile Development
7 174 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (43.90%) OO
9 167 (43.38%) Mobile App
10 165 (42.86%) Android
11 145 (37.66%) JSON
12 123 (31.95%) iPhone
13 118 (30.65%) Apple
14 105 (27.27%) iOS SDK
15 103 (26.75%) Subversion
16 101 (26.23%) REST
17 99 (25.71%) Git (software)
18 89 (23.12%) iPad
18 89 (23.12%) Memory Management
19 83 (21.56%) Scrum
20 81 (21.04%) HTML
21 77 (20.00%) Android Development
22 73 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
22 73 (18.96%) Unit Testing
23 72 (18.70%) JavaScript
24 71 (18.44%) Animation
25 70 (18.18%) User Experience
26 69 (17.92%) Core Animation
26 69 (17.92%) XML
27 66 (17.14%) Web Services

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 4 (1.04%) CMS
1 4 (1.04%) Node.js
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) Maya
3 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.38%) HTTP
2 6 (1.56%) iBeacon
3 5 (1.30%) Bluetooth
3 5 (1.30%) Network Security
4 4 (1.04%) Wireless
4 4 (1.04%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.78%) Internet
6 2 (0.52%) Firewall
6 2 (0.52%) VPN
6 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.75%) SQLite
2 14 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.82%) MySQL
4 4 (1.04%) Spotfire
4 4 (1.04%) QlikView
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 206 (53.51%) Xcode
2 103 (26.75%) Subversion
3 99 (25.71%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.68%) JIRA
5 15 (3.90%) Calabash
6 13 (3.38%) Selenium
7 6 (1.56%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.30%) QUnit
8 5 (1.30%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.30%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.30%) Mocha
9 4 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.04%) JBehave
9 4 (1.04%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.04%) Maven
9 4 (1.04%) Yeoman
9 4 (1.04%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.52%) JBuilder
General
1 32 (8.31%) Finance
2 29 (7.53%) Marketing
3 20 (5.19%) Banking
4 19 (4.94%) Games
5 14 (3.64%) Advertising
6 13 (3.38%) Retail
7 7 (1.82%) Publishing
8 5 (1.30%) Automotive
8 5 (1.30%) Military
8 5 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Avionics
9 3 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 361 (93.77%) Developer
2 293 (76.10%) iOS Developer
3 84 (21.82%) Mobile Developer
4 61 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 52 (13.51%) Senior iOS Developer
6 46 (11.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 22 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 13 (3.38%) Android Developer
9 12 (3.12%) Lead Developer
9 12 (3.12%) iPhone Developer
10 10 (2.60%) Mac Developer
10 10 (2.60%) Junior Developer
10 10 (2.60%) Junior
11 8 (2.08%) Junior iOS Developer
12 7 (1.82%) Software Developer
12 7 (1.82%) Applications Developer
12 7 (1.82%) Designer
13 6 (1.56%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (1.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 5 (1.30%) Senior Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (63.90%) Cocoa Touch
2 145 (37.66%) JSON
3 105 (27.27%) iOS SDK
4 101 (26.23%) REST
5 81 (21.04%) HTML
6 69 (17.92%) XML
6 69 (17.92%) Core Animation
7 66 (17.14%) Web Services
8 51 (13.25%) RESTful
9 50 (12.99%) UIKit
10 41 (10.65%) CSS
11 37 (9.61%) .NET
12 32 (8.31%) HTML5
13 27 (7.01%) jQuery
14 19 (4.94%) Xamarin.iOS
14 19 (4.94%) Apache Flex
15 16 (4.16%) ASP.NET
16 14 (3.64%) OpenGL
16 14 (3.64%) Android SDK
17 13 (3.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 167 (43.38%) Mobile App
2 123 (31.95%) iPhone
3 89 (23.12%) iPad
4 71 (18.44%) Animation
5 70 (18.18%) User Experience
6 45 (11.69%) Computer Science
7 33 (8.57%) Social Media
8 27 (7.01%) Algorithms
9 25 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (6.49%) Data Structures
9 25 (6.49%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.86%) N-Tier
11 10 (2.60%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.60%) Social Network
11 10 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.08%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.82%) Open Source
14 6 (1.56%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
16 4 (1.04%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 380 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 165 (42.86%) Android
3 59 (15.32%) Windows
4 30 (7.79%) Windows Phone
5 25 (6.49%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.38%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (2.86%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (94.55%) iOS Development
2 177 (45.97%) Mobile Development
3 174 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (43.90%) OO
5 89 (23.12%) Memory Management
6 83 (21.56%) Scrum
7 77 (20.00%) Android Development
8 73 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (18.96%) Unit Testing
9 62 (16.10%) TDD
10 56 (14.55%) Multithreading
11 45 (11.69%) OOP
12 40 (10.39%) MVC
13 34 (8.83%) Software Engineering
14 31 (8.05%) UML
15 30 (7.79%) E-Commerce
16 28 (7.27%) Mobile Application Development
17 23 (5.97%) User Stories
18 15 (3.90%) Analytics
19 13 (3.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 366 (95.06%) Objective-C
2 72 (18.70%) JavaScript
3 56 (14.55%) Java
4 26 (6.75%) C++
5 24 (6.23%) C#
6 23 (5.97%) PHP
7 19 (4.94%) C
8 16 (4.16%) Python
9 15 (3.90%) Ruby
10 11 (2.86%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.60%) SQL
12 4 (1.04%) VB
12 4 (1.04%) Perl
13 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.52%) XPath
14 2 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.52%) Clojure
14 2 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (11.95%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) ISEB
2 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Cygwin
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 118 (30.65%) Apple
2 20 (5.19%) Facebook
3 19 (4.94%) Google
4 17 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.86%) Sencha
6 7 (1.82%) Twitter
7 6 (1.56%) Yahoo!
8 4 (1.04%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.04%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.04%) Tableau
9 3 (0.78%) Adobe
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle
10 2 (0.52%) Intel
10 2 (0.52%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.26%) Netbiscuits
11 1 (0.26%) Kony
11 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.26%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) IBM
London
Propel London
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Salary: Bonus, Free TV, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago