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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 756 811 753
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -58
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 171 173 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 130 182
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 July 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 +23 157 £60,000 +26.31% 39
London +57 99 £75,000 +50.00% 20
South East +2 23 £40,000 - 4
Hampshire - 22 £40,000 - 3
City of London +59 18 £70,000 +21.73% 7
East of England +25 12 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Southampton - 12 £40,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 10 £51,500 - 1
North West +20 8 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Ipswich +11 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Scotland +6 7 £53,750 +13.15%
West Midlands +4 7 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Suffolk +2 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Birmingham -6 6 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Glasgow -11 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Bristol +24 4 - - 1
South West +10 4 - - 1
East Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 4 £37,500 - 3
Cheshire - 4 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £37,500 - 3
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £40,000 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
Essex - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester +8 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 355 (98.07%) Apple iOS
2 348 (96.13%) Objective-C
3 335 (92.54%) iOS Development
4 199 (54.97%) Apple Swift
5 198 (54.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 178 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (45.03%) Mobile Development
8 154 (42.54%) Android
9 142 (39.23%) Xcode
10 131 (36.19%) Mobile App
11 123 (33.98%) Apple
12 121 (33.43%) Git (software)
13 103 (28.45%) iOS SDK
14 101 (27.90%) iPhone
15 94 (25.97%) Java
15 94 (25.97%) Unit Testing
16 93 (25.69%) Android Development
17 91 (25.14%) OO
18 87 (24.03%) JSON
19 84 (23.20%) TDD
19 84 (23.20%) UIKit
20 82 (22.65%) Animation
21 79 (21.82%) HTML
21 79 (21.82%) iPad
22 76 (20.99%) JavaScript
23 75 (20.72%) User Experience
24 74 (20.44%) BDD
25 73 (20.17%) Core Animation
26 72 (19.89%) REST
27 70 (19.34%) OOP

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 21 (5.80%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.35%) GitHub
2 22 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.59%) iTunes
4 12 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.76%) Google Play
6 8 (2.21%) TestFlight
7 3 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.38%) Internet
3 4 (1.10%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.08%) MySQL
2 21 (5.80%) SQLite
3 18 (4.97%) Hadoop
4 15 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.21%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.10%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.28%) Mixpanel
9 1 (0.28%) Redis
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 142 (39.23%) Xcode
2 121 (33.43%) Git (software)
3 59 (16.30%) Subversion
4 45 (12.43%) Jenkins
5 35 (9.67%) CocoaPods
6 15 (4.14%) JIRA
7 9 (2.49%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.38%) Android Studio
8 5 (1.38%) JUnit
9 4 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.10%) Hudson
9 4 (1.10%) Maven
10 3 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.55%) git-flow
11 2 (0.55%) Gradle
12 1 (0.28%) Bower
12 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (7.73%) Finance
1 28 (7.73%) Games
1 28 (7.73%) Publishing
2 11 (3.04%) Banking
3 6 (1.66%) Advertising
3 6 (1.66%) Law
4 5 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (0.28%) Electronics
6 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 353 (97.51%) Developer
2 298 (82.32%) iOS Developer
3 99 (27.35%) Senior Developer
4 96 (26.52%) Senior iOS Developer
5 66 (18.23%) Mobile Developer
6 36 (9.94%) Objective-C Developer
7 34 (9.39%) Lead Developer
8 33 (9.12%) Lead iOS Developer
9 29 (8.01%) Software Developer
10 27 (7.46%) Android Developer
10 27 (7.46%) Applications Developer
11 26 (7.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 22 (6.08%) C++ Developer
12 22 (6.08%) C++ Software Developer
13 19 (5.25%) iOS Android Developer
14 9 (2.49%) Digital Developer
15 8 (2.21%) Analytics Developer
15 8 (2.21%) Java Developer
16 7 (1.93%) JavaScript Developer
16 7 (1.93%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (54.70%) Cocoa Touch
2 103 (28.45%) iOS SDK
3 87 (24.03%) JSON
4 84 (23.20%) UIKit
5 79 (21.82%) HTML
6 73 (20.17%) Core Animation
7 72 (19.89%) REST
8 66 (18.23%) CSS
9 62 (17.13%) Web Services
10 55 (15.19%) RESTful
11 46 (12.71%) XML
12 38 (10.50%) HTML5
13 33 (9.12%) Android SDK
14 27 (7.46%) CSS3
15 22 (6.08%) Qt
16 19 (5.25%) jQuery
17 16 (4.42%) SOAP
18 14 (3.87%) .NET
18 14 (3.87%) Ruby on Rails
19 12 (3.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 131 (36.19%) Mobile App
2 101 (27.90%) iPhone
3 82 (22.65%) Animation
4 79 (21.82%) iPad
5 75 (20.72%) User Experience
6 57 (15.75%) Computer Science
7 46 (12.71%) Smartphone
8 16 (4.42%) Online Games
9 11 (3.04%) Fintech
10 9 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.49%) Spread Betting
10 9 (2.49%) Statistics
11 8 (2.21%) Economics
12 7 (1.93%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.66%) Apple TV
13 6 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.66%) Graphic Design
13 6 (1.66%) Social Network
14 5 (1.38%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (1.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 355 (98.07%) Apple iOS
2 154 (42.54%) Android
3 62 (17.13%) Mac OS X
4 40 (11.05%) Windows
5 29 (8.01%) Linux
6 15 (4.14%) Mac OS
7 9 (2.49%) Unix
8 3 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (92.54%) iOS Development
2 178 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (45.03%) Mobile Development
4 94 (25.97%) Unit Testing
5 93 (25.69%) Android Development
6 91 (25.14%) OO
7 84 (23.20%) TDD
8 74 (20.44%) BDD
9 70 (19.34%) OOP
9 70 (19.34%) Scrum
10 58 (16.02%) Multithreading
11 49 (13.54%) Software Engineering
12 45 (12.43%) OOD
13 44 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (8.01%) B2C
15 26 (7.18%) B2B
15 26 (7.18%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.80%) Content Management
17 20 (5.52%) Mobile Application Development
17 20 (5.52%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 348 (96.13%) Objective-C
2 199 (54.97%) Apple Swift
3 94 (25.97%) Java
4 76 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 40 (11.05%) C++
6 22 (6.08%) C#
7 20 (5.52%) C
8 18 (4.97%) Ruby
8 18 (4.97%) SQL
9 10 (2.76%) Python
10 7 (1.93%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (14.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.28%) yum
Vendors
1 123 (33.98%) Apple
2 17 (4.70%) Google
3 11 (3.04%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.66%) Facebook
5 6 (1.66%) SAP
6 5 (1.38%) IBM
6 5 (1.38%) IFS
6 5 (1.38%) Infor
6 5 (1.38%) Oracle
6 5 (1.38%) Sage
6 5 (1.38%) Twitter
7 3 (0.83%) Adobe
8 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.28%) Sencha
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per day + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £49384.34 - £82307.24 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per day + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per day + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Plan etc
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
TrueView Limited
Salary: EMI Scheme, Private Health & Dental care,
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol, Medical
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 65000-75000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago