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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa
UK
Rank 773 807 743
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -64
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 79 118 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 171
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +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
33324 37428 39053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.59% 38.07% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28790 32232 33662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +45 78 £50,000 +11.11% 15
London +74 36 £68,750 +25.00% 5
West Midlands +22 15 £24,000 -52.00% 4
South East +18 13 £42,500 -5.55%
Worcestershire +4 13 £24,000 -53.17% 2
Bromsgrove - 13 £24,000 - 1
Hampshire +2 12 £41,500 -7.77%
Hereford - 10 £24,000 -
Herefordshire - 10 £24,000 -
North West -4 7 £40,000 - 3
City of London +36 6 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East Midlands +8 4 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 4 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Nottingham -17 4 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Southampton - 4 £37,000 -
East of England +22 3 £70,000 +55.55%
Basingstoke -12 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -17 3 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Fareham -6 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Essex - 2 - -
Crewe - 2 £40,000 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £36,250 - 1
Scotland +12 1 - -
Brighton +6 1 £55,000 +22.22%
East Sussex +5 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Lancashire - 1 £39,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £70,000 -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 175 (95.11%) Objective-C
3 165 (89.67%) iOS Development
4 118 (64.13%) Apple Swift
5 104 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (55.98%) Cocoa Touch
7 88 (47.83%) Mobile App
8 87 (47.28%) Xcode
9 75 (40.76%) OO
10 71 (38.59%) TDD
11 68 (36.96%) Mobile Development
12 66 (35.87%) Android
13 65 (35.33%) User Experience
14 64 (34.78%) Unit Testing
15 61 (33.15%) Git (software)
16 59 (32.07%) Core Data
17 56 (30.43%) iOS SDK
18 51 (27.72%) Scrum
19 47 (25.54%) iPhone
20 46 (25.00%) Animation
20 46 (25.00%) JavaScript
21 45 (24.46%) UIKit
22 44 (23.91%) JSON
23 43 (23.37%) Java
23 43 (23.37%) RESTful
24 40 (21.74%) Core Animation
24 40 (21.74%) HTML
24 40 (21.74%) Publishing
25 39 (21.20%) Apple
26 38 (20.65%) 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 14 (7.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.54%) Drupal
2 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.96%) Trello
2 12 (6.52%) GitHub
3 8 (4.35%) Slack
4 7 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.80%) TestFlight
5 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.17%) iTunes
7 1 (0.54%) Google Play
7 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) HTTP
2 3 (1.63%) Internet
2 3 (1.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) MySQL
2 12 (6.52%) SQLite
3 10 (5.43%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.72%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.17%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 87 (47.28%) Xcode
2 61 (33.15%) Git (software)
3 33 (17.93%) JIRA
4 28 (15.22%) CocoaPods
4 28 (15.22%) Jenkins
5 23 (12.50%) Subversion
6 22 (11.96%) GoCD
7 6 (3.26%) Android Studio
7 6 (3.26%) Gradle
8 5 (2.72%) Babel
8 5 (2.72%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.63%) Calabash
10 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.09%) JUnit
10 2 (1.09%) Maven
11 1 (0.54%) Bower
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (21.74%) Publishing
2 32 (17.39%) Finance
3 21 (11.41%) Games
4 18 (9.78%) Telecoms
5 14 (7.61%) Retail
6 13 (7.07%) Online Betting
7 7 (3.80%) Banking
8 5 (2.72%) Marketing
9 4 (2.17%) Electronics
9 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 178 (96.74%) Developer
2 158 (85.87%) iOS Developer
3 49 (26.63%) Senior Developer
4 43 (23.37%) Senior iOS Developer
5 24 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
6 22 (11.96%) Objective-C Developer
7 19 (10.33%) Android Developer
8 18 (9.78%) Lead Developer
9 16 (8.70%) Lead iOS Developer
10 14 (7.61%) Applications Developer
11 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce Developer
11 13 (7.07%) iOS Android Developer
12 10 (5.43%) Junior
12 10 (5.43%) Junior Developer
12 10 (5.43%) Junior iOS Developer
13 9 (4.89%) Digital Developer
13 9 (4.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 7 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.80%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
15 6 (3.26%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (55.98%) Cocoa Touch
2 59 (32.07%) Core Data
3 56 (30.43%) iOS SDK
4 45 (24.46%) UIKit
5 44 (23.91%) JSON
6 43 (23.37%) RESTful
7 40 (21.74%) Core Animation
7 40 (21.74%) HTML
8 38 (20.65%) REST
9 30 (16.30%) Web Services
10 25 (13.59%) XML
11 22 (11.96%) jQuery
12 20 (10.87%) Android SDK
13 18 (9.78%) SOAP
14 15 (8.15%) CSS
15 14 (7.61%) HTML5
16 12 (6.52%) Ajax
17 9 (4.89%) Ruby on Rails
18 7 (3.80%) .NET
19 6 (3.26%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 88 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 65 (35.33%) User Experience
3 47 (25.54%) iPhone
4 46 (25.00%) Animation
5 35 (19.02%) iPad
6 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 16 (8.70%) Fintech
8 14 (7.61%) Online Games
9 11 (5.98%) Social Media
10 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.26%) Smart Home
11 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.63%) Statistics
13 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.09%) Graphic Design
13 2 (1.09%) IPTV
13 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
13 2 (1.09%) Spread Betting
14 1 (0.54%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 66 (35.87%) Android
3 16 (8.70%) Mac OS X
4 13 (7.07%) Windows
5 10 (5.43%) Unix
6 7 (3.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (89.67%) iOS Development
2 104 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (40.76%) OO
4 71 (38.59%) TDD
5 68 (36.96%) Mobile Development
6 64 (34.78%) Unit Testing
7 51 (27.72%) Scrum
8 38 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (20.65%) OOP
9 37 (20.11%) Android Development
10 36 (19.57%) Mobile Application Development
11 26 (14.13%) OOD
11 26 (14.13%) Test Automation
12 23 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 23 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 17 (9.24%) BDD
14 15 (8.15%) Mentoring
15 14 (7.61%) Content Management
15 14 (7.61%) Pair Programming
16 13 (7.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 175 (95.11%) Objective-C
2 118 (64.13%) Apple Swift
3 46 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 43 (23.37%) Java
5 22 (11.96%) PHP
6 21 (11.41%) C++
7 12 (6.52%) SQL
8 11 (5.98%) Ruby
9 8 (4.35%) Python
10 6 (3.26%) C
11 5 (2.72%) C#
11 5 (2.72%) ES6
12 4 (2.17%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.54%) Dart
13 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 39 (21.20%) Apple
2 5 (2.72%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.17%) SAP
4 2 (1.09%) Google
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.54%) Samsung
5 1 (0.54%) Sencha
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
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