The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 674 643 661
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 210 253 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 166 156 173
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015 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 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 187 £50,000 +11.11% 40
London -9 96 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South East +4 67 £45,000 +12.50% 7
City of London -5 25 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Surrey - 21 £38,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +12 19 £50,000 - 3
South Wales - 16 £30,000 - 1
Wales - 16 £30,000 - 1
Oxford +10 14 £50,000 - 2
Cardiff - 11 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £45,000 - 2
Kent -19 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Farnham - 8 £39,250 - 1
Hampshire -11 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +2 6 £42,500 +32.81% 1
North West -11 6 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South West -18 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +29 5 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Glasgow -21 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Scotland -28 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Guildford - 5 £45,000 -
Newbury - 5 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -1 4 £43,500 +17.56% 5
Wantage - 4 £49,500 -
Hounslow - 4 - -
West Yorkshire -1 3 £35,000 +12.90% 1
South Yorkshire -3 3 £45,000 +34.32%
Sheffield -12 3 £45,000 +34.32%
Southampton -17 3 £45,000 +28.57%

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 373 (96.13%) Apple iOS
2 365 (94.07%) iOS Development
3 361 (93.04%) Objective-C
4 227 (58.51%) Cocoa Touch
5 193 (49.74%) Xcode
6 175 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
7 162 (41.75%) OO
8 160 (41.24%) Mobile App
9 150 (38.66%) JSON
10 140 (36.08%) Android
11 133 (34.28%) iPhone
12 111 (28.61%) iOS SDK
12 111 (28.61%) Apple
13 105 (27.06%) REST
14 104 (26.80%) iPad
15 83 (21.39%) Git (software)
16 81 (20.88%) Web Services
16 81 (20.88%) HTML
17 78 (20.10%) Scrum
18 76 (19.59%) XML
19 71 (18.30%) Subversion
20 68 (17.53%) JavaScript
21 65 (16.75%) Java
22 64 (16.49%) Memory Management
22 64 (16.49%) Android Development
22 64 (16.49%) User Experience
23 60 (15.46%) Animation
24 57 (14.69%) Core Animation
25 55 (14.18%) TDD
26 53 (13.66%) Windows

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (1.03%) CMS
1 4 (1.03%) Node.js
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Maya
2 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.64%) HTTP
2 9 (2.32%) iBeacon
3 5 (1.29%) Internet
3 5 (1.29%) Bluetooth
3 5 (1.29%) Network Security
4 4 (1.03%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.52%) Firewall
5 2 (0.52%) VPN
5 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.99%) SQLite
2 16 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.06%) MySQL
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 193 (49.74%) Xcode
2 83 (21.39%) Git (software)
3 71 (18.30%) Subversion
4 12 (3.09%) JIRA
4 12 (3.09%) Calabash
5 11 (2.84%) Selenium
6 7 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.29%) QUnit
8 5 (1.29%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.29%) Maven
8 5 (1.29%) Mocha
9 4 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.03%) JBehave
9 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.03%) Yeoman
9 4 (1.03%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.77%) Flash Builder
10 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.52%) JBuilder
General
1 34 (8.76%) Finance
2 27 (6.96%) Games
3 22 (5.67%) Retail
4 16 (4.12%) Banking
5 15 (3.87%) Marketing
6 14 (3.61%) Advertising
7 12 (3.09%) Automotive
8 10 (2.58%) Publishing
9 5 (1.29%) Legal
9 5 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.29%) Military
10 3 (0.77%) Avionics
11 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 364 (93.81%) Developer
2 298 (76.80%) iOS Developer
3 79 (20.36%) Mobile Developer
4 57 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 45 (11.60%) Senior iOS Developer
6 29 (7.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 19 (4.90%) Software Engineer
8 16 (4.12%) Lead Developer
8 16 (4.12%) iPhone Developer
9 11 (2.84%) Android Developer
10 9 (2.32%) Applications Developer
10 9 (2.32%) Software Developer
11 8 (2.06%) Junior
11 8 (2.06%) Junior Developer
11 8 (2.06%) Mac Developer
12 7 (1.80%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (1.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 6 (1.55%) Junior iOS Developer
14 5 (1.29%) Development Team Leader
14 5 (1.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (58.51%) Cocoa Touch
2 150 (38.66%) JSON
3 111 (28.61%) iOS SDK
4 105 (27.06%) REST
5 81 (20.88%) HTML
5 81 (20.88%) Web Services
6 76 (19.59%) XML
7 57 (14.69%) Core Animation
8 47 (12.11%) UIKit
8 47 (12.11%) RESTful
9 39 (10.05%) CSS
10 38 (9.79%) .NET
11 29 (7.47%) HTML5
12 23 (5.93%) jQuery
13 21 (5.41%) ASP.NET
14 19 (4.90%) Android SDK
15 16 (4.12%) Xamarin.iOS
15 16 (4.12%) OpenGL
16 15 (3.87%) SOAP
16 15 (3.87%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 160 (41.24%) Mobile App
2 133 (34.28%) iPhone
3 104 (26.80%) iPad
4 64 (16.49%) User Experience
5 60 (15.46%) Animation
6 35 (9.02%) Computer Science
7 30 (7.73%) Social Media
8 20 (5.15%) Client/Server
9 18 (4.64%) Data Structures
10 17 (4.38%) Algorithms
10 17 (4.38%) Social Network
11 14 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (2.84%) SWIFT
12 11 (2.84%) Blackberry
13 10 (2.58%) N-Tier
13 10 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (2.58%) Open Source
14 5 (1.29%) Video on Demand
14 5 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.29%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 373 (96.13%) Apple iOS
2 140 (36.08%) Android
3 53 (13.66%) Windows
4 27 (6.96%) Windows Phone
5 26 (6.70%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.55%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (94.07%) iOS Development
2 175 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (41.75%) OO
4 78 (20.10%) Scrum
5 64 (16.49%) Android Development
5 64 (16.49%) Memory Management
6 55 (14.18%) TDD
7 52 (13.40%) Multithreading
8 51 (13.14%) Unit Testing
9 49 (12.63%) OOP
10 47 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (10.57%) Software Engineering
12 39 (10.05%) Mobile Application Development
13 37 (9.54%) MVC
14 27 (6.96%) UML
15 25 (6.44%) E-Commerce
16 24 (6.19%) User Stories
17 13 (3.35%) OOD
17 13 (3.35%) Mobile Commerce
18 11 (2.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 361 (93.04%) Objective-C
2 68 (17.53%) JavaScript
3 65 (16.75%) Java
4 36 (9.28%) C#
5 21 (5.41%) C++
6 19 (4.90%) PHP
7 15 (3.87%) C
7 15 (3.87%) Python
8 12 (3.09%) Ruby
9 11 (2.84%) SQL
10 9 (2.32%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.55%) XAML
11 6 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.03%) VB
12 4 (1.03%) Perl
13 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.77%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (9.02%) Degree
2 7 (1.80%) VCP4
3 4 (1.03%) ISEB
3 4 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Cygwin
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 111 (28.61%) Apple
2 20 (5.15%) Facebook
3 17 (4.38%) Google
4 10 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.32%) Sencha
6 7 (1.80%) Twitter
7 4 (1.03%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.77%) Yahoo!
8 3 (0.77%) Adobe
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle
9 2 (0.52%) Symbian
10 1 (0.26%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum including excellent benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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