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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank 724 688 660
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 168 228 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 125 184 214
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
41241 45627 43427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 38.92% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35205 38805 37583
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 -41 156 £45,000 -5.26% 24
London -23 79 £50,000 -13.79% 9
South East +10 32 £40,000 - 3
East of England +12 21 £42,500 -5.55% 2
City of London -13 18 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Surrey +19 17 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire +13 12 £27,000 -22.85% 3
Hertfordshire - 12 £41,500 -
Kent +5 11 - -
West Yorkshire - 11 £19,000 - 3
Tunbridge Wells - 11 - -
Farnham - 10 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 9 £45,000 - 3
Ipswich - 9 £42,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £41,500 -
Suffolk - 9 £42,500 - 2
South West -22 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Twickenham - 7 £50,000 -
Bristol -22 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Scotland +11 3 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Oxfordshire +8 3 - - 1
Manchester -3 3 £30,000 -14.28% 2
North West -7 3 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 - 2
Oxford - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear -10 2 £40,000 - 1
North East -10 2 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 323 (97.88%) Apple iOS
2 308 (93.33%) iOS Development
3 300 (90.91%) Objective-C
4 229 (69.39%) Cocoa Touch
5 157 (47.58%) Mobile Development
6 156 (47.27%) Xcode
7 155 (46.97%) Android
8 140 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
9 138 (41.82%) Mobile App
10 131 (39.70%) OO
11 128 (38.79%) iPhone
12 115 (34.85%) Apple
13 105 (31.82%) JavaScript
14 96 (29.09%) iPad
15 89 (26.97%) HTML
16 85 (25.76%) Git (software)
16 85 (25.76%) JSON
17 80 (24.24%) iOS SDK
17 80 (24.24%) Subversion
18 77 (23.33%) Degree
19 76 (23.03%) Web Services
20 73 (22.12%) CSS
20 73 (22.12%) Memory Management
21 71 (21.52%) REST
22 69 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
23 67 (20.30%) Windows
24 63 (19.09%) Apple Swift
25 62 (18.79%) Android Development
26 59 (17.88%) Unit Testing
27 58 (17.58%) RESTful

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) Internet
2 4 (1.21%) Wireless
3 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.15%) SQLite
2 6 (1.82%) Big Data
2 6 (1.82%) MySQL
3 5 (1.52%) Spotfire
3 5 (1.52%) QlikView
4 4 (1.21%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 156 (47.27%) Xcode
2 85 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 80 (24.24%) Subversion
4 10 (3.03%) JIRA
4 10 (3.03%) CocoaPods
5 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.12%) Calabash
6 7 (2.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.91%) Hudson
9 2 (0.61%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.61%) Moq
9 2 (0.61%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.61%) Selenium
9 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.30%) Gradle
10 1 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 32 (9.70%) Finance
2 31 (9.39%) Marketing
3 19 (5.76%) Games
4 16 (4.85%) Retail
5 15 (4.55%) Banking
6 10 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.82%) Law
7 6 (1.82%) Publishing
8 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) Electronics
9 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 316 (95.76%) Developer
2 271 (82.12%) iOS Developer
3 89 (26.97%) Mobile Developer
4 48 (14.55%) Senior Developer
5 47 (14.24%) Senior iOS Developer
6 45 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 15 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 13 (3.94%) Applications Developer
9 12 (3.64%) Junior
9 12 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 12 (3.64%) Junior Developer
10 10 (3.03%) Junior iOS Developer
10 10 (3.03%) Programmer
11 9 (2.73%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.42%) Designer
13 7 (2.12%) Mobile Software Engineer
14 6 (1.82%) Mac Developer
15 5 (1.52%) Android Software Engineer
16 4 (1.21%) iPhone Developer
16 4 (1.21%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (69.39%) Cocoa Touch
2 89 (26.97%) HTML
3 85 (25.76%) JSON
4 80 (24.24%) iOS SDK
5 76 (23.03%) Web Services
6 73 (22.12%) CSS
7 71 (21.52%) REST
8 58 (17.58%) RESTful
9 47 (14.24%) UIKit
10 46 (13.94%) Core Animation
11 37 (11.21%) XML
12 29 (8.79%) HTML5
13 28 (8.48%) .NET
13 28 (8.48%) Apache Flex
14 25 (7.58%) OpenGL
15 22 (6.67%) SOAP
16 19 (5.76%) jQuery
17 16 (4.85%) PhoneGap
18 10 (3.03%) Sencha Touch
18 10 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 138 (41.82%) Mobile App
2 128 (38.79%) iPhone
3 96 (29.09%) iPad
4 58 (17.58%) User Experience
5 55 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 47 (14.24%) Animation
7 44 (13.33%) Social Media
8 34 (10.30%) Data Structures
9 31 (9.39%) Algorithms
10 26 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (3.03%) NHS
12 8 (2.42%) Client/Server
12 8 (2.42%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (2.12%) Social Network
14 6 (1.82%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.52%) Contract for Difference
15 5 (1.52%) Spread Betting
16 4 (1.21%) Online Games
16 4 (1.21%) Semantic Web
16 4 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 323 (97.88%) Apple iOS
2 155 (46.97%) Android
3 67 (20.30%) Windows
4 38 (11.52%) Windows Phone
5 15 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 11 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (2.42%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.12%) Linux
9 5 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (1.21%) UNIX
11 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (93.33%) iOS Development
2 157 (47.58%) Mobile Development
3 140 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (39.70%) OO
5 73 (22.12%) Memory Management
6 69 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (18.79%) Android Development
8 59 (17.88%) Unit Testing
9 57 (17.27%) Multithreading
10 48 (14.55%) Scrum
11 42 (12.73%) MVC
11 42 (12.73%) OOP
12 34 (10.30%) Software Engineering
13 31 (9.39%) TDD
14 22 (6.67%) E-Commerce
15 20 (6.06%) UML
16 19 (5.76%) Mobile Application Development
17 18 (5.45%) BDD
18 16 (4.85%) OOD
19 13 (3.94%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 300 (90.91%) Objective-C
2 105 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 63 (19.09%) Apple Swift
4 37 (11.21%) Java
5 30 (9.09%) C++
6 22 (6.67%) C
7 14 (4.24%) C#
8 13 (3.94%) PHP
8 13 (3.94%) Ruby
9 11 (3.33%) SQL
10 9 (2.73%) Python
11 3 (0.91%) Clojure
12 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.61%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.30%) Perl
13 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 77 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 115 (34.85%) Apple
2 24 (7.27%) Google
3 18 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.85%) Facebook
5 10 (3.03%) Sencha
6 6 (1.82%) Twitter
6 6 (1.82%) Volantis
6 6 (1.82%) Yahoo!
6 6 (1.82%) Appcelerator
6 6 (1.82%) Netbiscuits
6 6 (1.82%) Kony
7 5 (1.52%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.52%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.52%) Tableau
8 2 (0.61%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.61%) Adobe
8 2 (0.61%) Intel
8 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle
9 1 (0.30%) SAP
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