The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 738 802 815
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 186 162 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 166 115 137
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
38353 40588 47452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 37.97% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33207 34666 40574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 180 £57,500 +21.05% 20
London +75 118 £70,000 +27.27% 10
City of London +48 16 £70,000 +16.66% 5
East of England +31 16 £37,500 -9.63% 1
South East -28 16 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Ipswich +34 15 £37,500 +11.11%
Suffolk +23 15 £37,500 +11.11%
Hampshire +26 14 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 14 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 13 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 13 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 8 £49,000 - 1
North West +25 6 £35,000 - 3
Scotland - 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -1 5 £35,000 +94.44%
West Midlands - 5 £27,500 -
Manchester +7 4 £33,750 -
West Yorkshire +1 4 £35,000 +94.44%
Leeds -4 4 £35,000 -
Southampton - 4 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Fareham - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +16 1 - - 1
Oxford -12 1 - -
Oxfordshire -33 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £35,000 - 1

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cocoa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 302 (96.49%) Apple iOS
2 295 (94.25%) Objective-C
3 283 (90.42%) iOS Development
4 168 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (48.24%) Android
6 144 (46.01%) Cocoa Touch
7 129 (41.21%) Apple Swift
8 128 (40.89%) Mobile Development
9 117 (37.38%) Xcode
10 114 (36.42%) Apple
11 109 (34.82%) Git (software)
12 104 (33.23%) Mobile App
13 95 (30.35%) Java
14 93 (29.71%) Android Development
15 79 (25.24%) iOS SDK
16 77 (24.60%) iPhone
17 73 (23.32%) UIKit
18 71 (22.68%) OO
19 70 (22.36%) Unit Testing
20 67 (21.41%) JSON
21 66 (21.09%) OOP
22 65 (20.77%) TDD
23 64 (20.45%) Multithreading
23 64 (20.45%) Scrum
24 62 (19.81%) Animation
24 62 (19.81%) BDD
24 62 (19.81%) iPad
25 61 (19.49%) Subversion
26 58 (18.53%) Mac OS X
26 58 (18.53%) HTML

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.15%) CMS
2 8 (2.56%) Node.js
3 1 (0.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.60%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.86%) GitHub
2 29 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.43%) Google Play
4 8 (2.56%) iTunes
5 6 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.99%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.56%) Internet
3 6 (1.92%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.99%) Hadoop
1 25 (7.99%) SQLite
2 13 (4.15%) MySQL
3 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.96%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 117 (37.38%) Xcode
2 109 (34.82%) Git (software)
3 61 (19.49%) Subversion
4 35 (11.18%) Jenkins
5 27 (8.63%) JIRA
6 23 (7.35%) CocoaPods
7 9 (2.88%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.92%) Android Studio
9 4 (1.28%) git-flow
9 4 (1.28%) Hudson
10 3 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.96%) Gradle
10 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.32%) Bower
12 1 (0.32%) JConsole
12 1 (0.32%) JUnit
12 1 (0.32%) Maven
12 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 27 (8.63%) Finance
2 26 (8.31%) Games
3 14 (4.47%) Publishing
4 12 (3.83%) Banking
5 6 (1.92%) Advertising
6 5 (1.60%) Marketing
7 4 (1.28%) Law
7 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 299 (95.53%) Developer
2 246 (78.59%) iOS Developer
3 66 (21.09%) Senior Developer
4 65 (20.77%) Senior iOS Developer
5 51 (16.29%) Mobile Developer
6 33 (10.54%) Software Developer
7 30 (9.58%) Android Developer
7 30 (9.58%) Objective-C Developer
8 29 (9.27%) C++ Developer
8 29 (9.27%) C++ Software Developer
9 27 (8.63%) iOS Android Developer
10 23 (7.35%) Applications Developer
11 20 (6.39%) Lead Developer
11 20 (6.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 19 (6.07%) Lead iOS Developer
13 9 (2.88%) Digital Developer
13 9 (2.88%) Java Developer
14 8 (2.56%) Analytics Developer
15 7 (2.24%) Java Android Developer
15 7 (2.24%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (46.01%) Cocoa Touch
2 79 (25.24%) iOS SDK
3 73 (23.32%) UIKit
4 67 (21.41%) JSON
5 58 (18.53%) HTML
6 56 (17.89%) Core Animation
7 55 (17.57%) Web Services
8 52 (16.61%) RESTful
9 48 (15.34%) REST
10 41 (13.10%) CSS
11 34 (10.86%) XML
12 30 (9.58%) Qt
13 28 (8.95%) HTML5
14 25 (7.99%) Android SDK
15 17 (5.43%) CSS3
16 13 (4.15%) SOAP
17 12 (3.83%) J2EE
17 12 (3.83%) J2ME
18 10 (3.19%) jQuery
19 9 (2.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 104 (33.23%) Mobile App
2 77 (24.60%) iPhone
3 62 (19.81%) Animation
3 62 (19.81%) iPad
4 52 (16.61%) Computer Science
5 51 (16.29%) User Experience
6 43 (13.74%) Smartphone
7 14 (4.47%) Algorithms
7 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.51%) Online Games
9 8 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.56%) Economics
9 8 (2.56%) Statistics
10 7 (2.24%) Spread Betting
11 6 (1.92%) Mobile Games
12 5 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.60%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.28%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 302 (96.49%) Apple iOS
2 151 (48.24%) Android
3 58 (18.53%) Mac OS X
4 45 (14.38%) Windows
5 19 (6.07%) Linux
6 18 (5.75%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (90.42%) iOS Development
2 168 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (40.89%) Mobile Development
4 93 (29.71%) Android Development
5 71 (22.68%) OO
6 70 (22.36%) Unit Testing
7 66 (21.09%) OOP
8 65 (20.77%) TDD
9 64 (20.45%) Multithreading
9 64 (20.45%) Scrum
10 62 (19.81%) BDD
11 50 (15.97%) Software Engineering
12 46 (14.70%) OOD
13 30 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (7.67%) B2C
15 22 (7.03%) Secure Coding
16 21 (6.71%) B2B
16 21 (6.71%) Concurrent Programming
17 19 (6.07%) Memory Management
18 17 (5.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 295 (94.25%) Objective-C
2 129 (41.21%) Apple Swift
3 95 (30.35%) Java
4 51 (16.29%) JavaScript
5 43 (13.74%) C++
6 36 (11.50%) SQL
7 34 (10.86%) C#
8 10 (3.19%) C
9 7 (2.24%) PHP
10 4 (1.28%) Ruby
11 3 (0.96%) Python
12 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.32%) Groovy
13 1 (0.32%) Scala
13 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (14.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
Vendors
1 114 (36.42%) Apple
2 30 (9.58%) Google
3 15 (4.79%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.51%) IBM
5 7 (2.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.60%) IFS
6 5 (1.60%) Infor
6 5 (1.60%) Oracle
6 5 (1.60%) Sage
6 5 (1.60%) SAP
7 3 (0.96%) Adobe
8 2 (0.64%) Facebook
8 2 (0.64%) Twitter
9 1 (0.32%) Appcelerator
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per day + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
TrueView Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum EMI Scheme, Private Health & Dental care,
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
mkodo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Metaskil Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Metro Bank
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago