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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 754 800 809
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 187 167 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 167 120 130
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £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
39361 41877 48206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.39% 37.90% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34024 35645 40812
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 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 6 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 +32 182 £57,500 +15.00% 14
London +57 116 £70,000 +27.27% 8
South East -8 17 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands - 17 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 16 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 16 £40,000 -
City of London +65 14 £70,000 +16.18% 3
East of England - 14 £37,500 -
Hampshire +15 13 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk - 13 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 13 £37,500 -
Basingstoke - 9 £49,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
North West +24 6 £32,500 -26.55% 1
Manchester +2 6 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Yorkshire +3 5 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Scotland +3 5 - - 2
Leeds +2 4 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -1 4 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Glasgow -5 4 - - 2
Birmingham - 3 £37,500 -
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Fareham - 2 £40,000 -
Southampton - 2 £40,000 - 1
Guildford -2 1 £31,000 -8.82%
Oxford -7 1 - - 1
Surrey -13 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Oxfordshire -22 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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
2 296 (94.57%) Objective-C
3 284 (90.73%) iOS Development
4 170 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (51.12%) Android
6 148 (47.28%) Cocoa Touch
7 124 (39.62%) Apple Swift
8 123 (39.30%) Mobile Development
8 123 (39.30%) Apple
9 120 (38.34%) Xcode
10 106 (33.87%) Mobile App
10 106 (33.87%) Git (software)
11 101 (32.27%) Java
12 99 (31.63%) Android Development
13 84 (26.84%) iOS SDK
14 73 (23.32%) iPhone
15 71 (22.68%) OOP
15 71 (22.68%) OO
16 68 (21.73%) Multithreading
17 65 (20.77%) Scrum
18 64 (20.45%) Subversion
19 63 (20.13%) Animation
19 63 (20.13%) JSON
19 63 (20.13%) Mac OS X
20 62 (19.81%) UIKit
21 61 (19.49%) Unit Testing
22 59 (18.85%) iPad
23 57 (18.21%) TDD
24 55 (17.57%) HTML
25 54 (17.25%) BDD

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 11 (3.51%) CMS
1 11 (3.51%) Node.js
2 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 41 (13.10%) GitHub
2 32 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.39%) Google Play
4 6 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.27%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.88%) Internet
3 6 (1.92%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.27%) Hadoop
2 28 (8.95%) SQLite
3 12 (3.83%) MySQL
4 6 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 120 (38.34%) Xcode
2 106 (33.87%) Git (software)
3 64 (20.45%) Subversion
4 33 (10.54%) Jenkins
5 31 (9.90%) JIRA
6 19 (6.07%) CocoaPods
7 9 (2.88%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.60%) Android Studio
9 4 (1.28%) git-flow
9 4 (1.28%) Hudson
10 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.64%) Gradle
12 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.32%) Bower
12 1 (0.32%) JConsole
12 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.32%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (8.63%) Finance
2 25 (7.99%) Games
3 12 (3.83%) Publishing
4 11 (3.51%) Banking
5 6 (1.92%) Advertising
6 5 (1.60%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Law
7 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 300 (95.85%) Developer
2 245 (78.27%) iOS Developer
3 58 (18.53%) Senior Developer
4 55 (17.57%) Senior iOS Developer
5 46 (14.70%) Mobile Developer
6 36 (11.50%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.54%) C++ Developer
8 32 (10.22%) Android Developer
8 32 (10.22%) C++ Software Developer
9 29 (9.27%) iOS Android Developer
10 26 (8.31%) Objective-C Developer
11 22 (7.03%) Applications Developer
11 22 (7.03%) Lead Developer
12 21 (6.71%) Lead iOS Developer
13 19 (6.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Java Android Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Java Developer
14 10 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Node.js Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (47.28%) Cocoa Touch
2 84 (26.84%) iOS SDK
3 63 (20.13%) JSON
4 62 (19.81%) UIKit
5 55 (17.57%) HTML
6 54 (17.25%) RESTful
7 53 (16.93%) Core Animation
8 49 (15.65%) Web Services
9 41 (13.10%) REST
10 37 (11.82%) CSS
11 34 (10.86%) Qt
12 33 (10.54%) XML
13 24 (7.67%) Android SDK
13 24 (7.67%) HTML5
14 13 (4.15%) CSS3
15 12 (3.83%) Ajax
15 12 (3.83%) J2EE
15 12 (3.83%) J2ME
16 10 (3.19%) SOAP
17 9 (2.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 106 (33.87%) Mobile App
2 73 (23.32%) iPhone
3 63 (20.13%) Animation
4 59 (18.85%) iPad
5 53 (16.93%) Computer Science
6 51 (16.29%) User Experience
7 42 (13.42%) Smartphone
8 18 (5.75%) Algorithms
8 18 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (3.83%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.88%) Online Games
11 8 (2.56%) Economics
11 8 (2.56%) Statistics
12 6 (1.92%) Spread Betting
13 5 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (1.60%) Cryptography
13 5 (1.60%) Mobile Games
13 5 (1.60%) Social Media
14 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 302 (96.49%) Apple iOS
2 160 (51.12%) Android
3 63 (20.13%) Mac OS X
4 53 (16.93%) Windows
5 20 (6.39%) Linux
6 19 (6.07%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (90.73%) iOS Development
2 170 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (39.30%) Mobile Development
4 99 (31.63%) Android Development
5 71 (22.68%) OO
5 71 (22.68%) OOP
6 68 (21.73%) Multithreading
7 65 (20.77%) Scrum
8 61 (19.49%) Unit Testing
9 57 (18.21%) TDD
10 54 (17.25%) BDD
11 49 (15.65%) OOD
11 49 (15.65%) Software Engineering
12 26 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (7.67%) Memory Management
13 24 (7.67%) Secure Coding
14 22 (7.03%) Concurrent Programming
15 21 (6.71%) B2C
15 21 (6.71%) MVC
16 18 (5.75%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 296 (94.57%) Objective-C
2 124 (39.62%) Apple Swift
3 101 (32.27%) Java
4 47 (15.02%) JavaScript
5 46 (14.70%) C++
6 43 (13.74%) SQL
7 36 (11.50%) C#
8 8 (2.56%) C
9 6 (1.92%) 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
1 123 (39.30%) Apple
2 36 (11.50%) Google
3 18 (5.75%) Xamarin
4 14 (4.47%) IBM
5 7 (2.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.92%) SAP
7 5 (1.60%) IFS
7 5 (1.60%) Infor
7 5 (1.60%) Oracle
7 5 (1.60%) Sage
8 3 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.64%) Facebook
9 2 (0.64%) Twitter
10 1 (0.32%) Appcelerator
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