The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 712 691 656
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -35
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 205 192 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 131 157 258
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -37 188 £47,500 -4.52% 27
London -55 112 £55,000 +4.76% 20
South East +15 44 £38,750 -8.82%
City of London -26 42 £60,000 +17.07% 6
Kent - 28 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 28 £42,500 -
Scotland -8 16 £43,750 +8.02%
Glasgow -5 15 £47,500 +17.28%
North West -2 14 £32,500 - 1
East of England -13 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester +2 8 £35,000 +15.70% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Liverpool - 6 £30,000 -
Merseyside - 6 £30,000 -
Surrey +2 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire +11 4 £40,000 -21.95%
Hampshire -6 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Fareham -17 4 £37,500 +97.36%
Sheffield -14 3 £35,000 -6.66%
South Yorkshire -15 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire -56 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Oxford - 3 - -
Watford - 3 £40,000 -
South West -4 2 £30,000 -22.07%
East Midlands -21 2 £33,750 - 4
Cambridge - 2 - -
Derby - 1 £45,000 -
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 485 (96.81%) Objective-C
2 474 (94.61%) Apple iOS
3 448 (89.42%) iOS Development
4 322 (64.27%) Xcode
5 304 (60.68%) Cocoa Touch
6 261 (52.10%) Mobile App
7 217 (43.31%) iPhone
8 199 (39.72%) OO
9 180 (35.93%) iOS SDK
10 156 (31.14%) iPad
11 155 (30.94%) Android
12 149 (29.74%) Web Services
13 117 (23.35%) Degree
14 116 (23.15%) UIKit
15 110 (21.96%) C#
16 108 (21.56%) HTML
17 105 (20.96%) Computer Science
18 103 (20.56%) JSON
19 102 (20.36%) C++
19 102 (20.36%) Windows
20 99 (19.76%) OOP
20 99 (19.76%) Software Engineering
21 93 (18.56%) MVC
22 92 (18.36%) JavaScript
22 92 (18.36%) Android Development
23 89 (17.76%) Mobile Application Development
24 87 (17.37%) .NET
25 84 (16.77%) Java
26 83 (16.57%) CSS
26 83 (16.57%) Agile Software Development

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (2.40%) Tomcat
1 12 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.00%) CMS
3 4 (0.80%) IIS
4 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.40%) WordPress
4 2 (0.40%) Node.js
4 2 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 35 (6.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) GitHub
1 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.19%) HTTP
2 14 (2.79%) BIG-IP
3 3 (0.60%) Firewall
3 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) 802.11
4 2 (0.40%) Wireless
4 2 (0.40%) LDAP
4 2 (0.40%) RIP
4 2 (0.40%) LAN
4 2 (0.40%) WLAN
5 1 (0.20%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.58%) SQLite
2 12 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.40%) MySQL
5 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 322 (64.27%) Xcode
2 36 (7.19%) Subversion
3 32 (6.39%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.19%) Eclipse
4 16 (3.19%) PhoneGap
5 12 (2.40%) JUnit
5 12 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.20%) JIRA
7 5 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.40%) JBuilder
9 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
General
1 63 (12.57%) Finance
2 53 (10.58%) Advertising
3 43 (8.58%) Games
4 39 (7.78%) Banking
5 17 (3.39%) Marketing
5 17 (3.39%) Publishing
6 13 (2.59%) Retail
7 8 (1.60%) Legal
8 7 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.00%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 430 (85.83%) Developer
2 326 (65.07%) iOS Developer
3 77 (15.37%) Mobile Developer
4 63 (12.57%) Senior Developer
5 54 (10.78%) Senior iOS Developer
6 42 (8.38%) Team Leader
7 38 (7.58%) Software Developer
8 27 (5.39%) Development Team Leader
9 20 (3.99%) Software Engineer
9 20 (3.99%) Lead Developer
10 17 (3.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 16 (3.19%) iPhone Developer
12 15 (2.99%) iPad Developer
12 15 (2.99%) Software Team Leader
13 14 (2.79%) C# Developer
14 13 (2.59%) Programmer
15 9 (1.80%) Applications Developer
16 8 (1.60%) Java Developer
17 7 (1.40%) Software Development Team Leader
17 7 (1.40%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (60.68%) Cocoa Touch
2 180 (35.93%) iOS SDK
3 149 (29.74%) Web Services
4 116 (23.15%) UIKit
5 108 (21.56%) HTML
6 103 (20.56%) JSON
7 87 (17.37%) .NET
8 83 (16.57%) CSS
9 77 (15.37%) XML
10 71 (14.17%) .NET Framework
11 63 (12.57%) WCF
12 46 (9.18%) Core Animation
13 41 (8.18%) SOAP
14 40 (7.98%) RESTful
15 35 (6.99%) HTML5
16 34 (6.79%) Ajax
17 31 (6.19%) jQuery
18 27 (5.39%) REST
19 26 (5.19%) OpenGL
20 25 (4.99%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 261 (52.10%) Mobile App
2 217 (43.31%) iPhone
3 156 (31.14%) iPad
4 105 (20.96%) Computer Science
5 41 (8.18%) Animation
6 24 (4.79%) Client/Server
7 23 (4.59%) Open Source
8 21 (4.19%) Online Games
9 20 (3.99%) Social Network
10 17 (3.39%) SystemC
11 13 (2.59%) NHS
12 10 (2.00%) Social Media
12 10 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.80%) Blackberry
14 6 (1.20%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
16 2 (0.40%) Mobile Games
16 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
17 1 (0.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 474 (94.61%) Apple iOS
2 155 (30.94%) Android
3 102 (20.36%) Windows
4 66 (13.17%) Windows Phone
5 42 (8.38%) Windows 8
6 18 (3.59%) Linux
7 15 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (2.79%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (2.59%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.80%) UNIX
11 2 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (89.42%) iOS Development
2 199 (39.72%) OO
3 99 (19.76%) OOP
3 99 (19.76%) Software Engineering
4 93 (18.56%) MVC
5 92 (18.36%) Android Development
6 89 (17.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 83 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (15.57%) TDD
9 58 (11.58%) Memory Management
10 55 (10.98%) Scrum
11 44 (8.78%) OOD
12 41 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (7.19%) Unit Testing
14 32 (6.39%) Product Management
15 31 (6.19%) Multithreading
16 30 (5.99%) Matrix Management
17 23 (4.59%) Knowledge Management
18 22 (4.39%) E-Commerce
19 15 (2.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 485 (96.81%) Objective-C
2 110 (21.96%) C#
3 102 (20.36%) C++
4 92 (18.36%) JavaScript
5 84 (16.77%) Java
6 52 (10.38%) C
7 45 (8.98%) XAML
8 44 (8.78%) VB
9 37 (7.39%) SQL
10 20 (3.99%) Ruby
11 13 (2.59%) PHP
12 10 (2.00%) Python
13 3 (0.60%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 117 (23.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.20%) PhD
2 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 62 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.18%) Apple
3 20 (3.99%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.19%) Oracle
5 15 (2.99%) Facebook
6 14 (2.79%) Google
7 5 (1.00%) Twitter
7 5 (1.00%) McKesson
7 5 (1.00%) Reuters
8 3 (0.60%) Zend
9 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.40%) Meru Networks
10 1 (0.20%) Kony
10 1 (0.20%) Netbiscuits
10 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.20%) Volantis
10 1 (0.20%) Endeca
10 1 (0.20%) hybris
10 1 (0.20%) Perforce
10 1 (0.20%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + quarterly bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £75000 per annum - + 7K Car + Bonus + Share Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Sky
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Booking.com
Salary: Competitive
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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