The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 314 275 310
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 1025 1110 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.01% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 1.90% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 899 887 840
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56390 58446 63333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.35% 53.38% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48386 49378 55869
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C within the UK.

Objective-C Salary Trend in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Objective-C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Objective-C Salary Histogram in the UK

Objective-C
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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 -29 931 £50,000 +11.11% 104
London -17 486 £55,000 - 45
South East +58 163 £45,000 +12.50% 17
City of London -22 99 £55,000 - 15
Yorkshire -6 73 £40,000 +23.07% 8
North West -8 72 £46,250 +32.14% 16
West Yorkshire -1 57 £38,750 +29.16% 6
South West -3 55 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East of England -19 49 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Surrey +32 48 £60,000 +73.91% 2
Hampshire -17 39 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Scotland -43 39 £50,000 +17.64% 6
South Wales +38 33 £40,000 +23.07% 13
Wales +31 33 £40,000 +33.33% 13
Egham - 32 £60,000 -
Bristol -4 31 £45,000 +38.46%
Cheshire -7 29 £51,500 +47.14% 4
Manchester -28 29 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Berkshire +1 26 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -13 26 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Leeds +3 24 £50,000 +47.05%
Wakefield - 24 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands -24 22 £37,000 -5.12% 1
Macclesfield +12 21 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Glasgow -39 20 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Cambridge -13 19 £47,500 +28.37% 5
Hertfordshire -3 18 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Cardiff - 18 £40,000 - 10
Oxfordshire +18 17 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Edinburgh +4 16 £50,000 +25.00% 2

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C.

1 1585 (80.50%) Apple iOS
2 1228 (62.37%) iOS Development
3 883 (44.85%) Android
4 762 (38.70%) Java
5 746 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
6 726 (36.87%) Mobile App
7 621 (31.54%) HTML
8 583 (29.61%) Xcode
9 570 (28.95%) JavaScript
10 453 (23.01%) CSS
11 443 (22.50%) OO
12 434 (22.04%) JSON
13 430 (21.84%) iPhone
14 420 (21.33%) Android Development
15 405 (20.57%) Web Services
16 404 (20.52%) C++
17 395 (20.06%) HTML5
17 395 (20.06%) .NET
18 383 (19.45%) C#
19 377 (19.15%) XML
19 377 (19.15%) Cocoa
20 371 (18.84%) Git (software)
21 335 (17.01%) iOS SDK
22 326 (16.56%) SQL
23 316 (16.05%) iPad
24 312 (15.85%) TDD
25 307 (15.59%) Windows
26 301 (15.29%) User Experience
27 298 (15.13%) Scrum
28 290 (14.73%) Software Engineering

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 107 (5.43%) Node.js
2 41 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 39 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.88%) GlassFish
5 28 (1.42%) Apache
6 20 (1.02%) CMS
7 14 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.66%) Drupal
9 10 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.30%) IIS
11 6 (0.30%) Confluence
12 5 (0.25%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.15%) WordPress
13 3 (0.15%) nginx
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.051%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.051%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 38 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 26 (1.32%) InDesign
4 8 (0.41%) MS Office
5 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.15%) Maya
7 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.051%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.051%) MS Project
8 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (0.86%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.36%) Magento
3 5 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.20%) Tridion
5 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.051%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.37%) GitHub
3 21 (1.07%) SaaS
4 3 (0.15%) PaaS
4 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.051%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.96%) Internet
2 69 (3.50%) HTTP
3 33 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.81%) NFC
5 14 (0.71%) Bluetooth
6 13 (0.66%) DNS
7 12 (0.61%) VoIP
8 10 (0.51%) Wireshark
8 10 (0.51%) iBeacon
9 9 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (0.41%) LDAP
11 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.36%) Firewall
12 6 (0.30%) VPN
12 6 (0.30%) Wireless
13 5 (0.25%) RTP
13 5 (0.25%) ISDN
13 5 (0.25%) Asterisk PBX
13 5 (0.25%) tcpdump
14 4 (0.20%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (7.36%) MySQL
2 109 (5.54%) SQL Server
3 104 (5.28%) SQLite
4 40 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 30 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 23 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 23 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 21 (1.07%) BigTable
8 20 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 18 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (0.76%) Big Data
11 13 (0.66%) Relational Database
12 11 (0.56%) Redis
13 9 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (0.41%) DB2
14 8 (0.41%) CouchDB
15 7 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 583 (29.61%) Xcode
2 371 (18.84%) Git (software)
3 174 (8.84%) Subversion
4 106 (5.38%) Eclipse
5 85 (4.32%) Selenium
6 74 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 68 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 67 (3.40%) JIRA
9 53 (2.69%) NUnit
10 42 (2.13%) TeamCity
11 36 (1.83%) Ant
12 29 (1.47%) Hudson
13 28 (1.42%) JUnit
14 25 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
15 23 (1.17%) Bitbucket
15 23 (1.17%) Calabash
15 23 (1.17%) Appium
16 22 (1.12%) Cucumber
16 22 (1.12%) Maven
17 20 (1.02%) Moq
General
1 198 (10.06%) Games
2 143 (7.26%) Finance
3 95 (4.82%) Retail
4 57 (2.89%) Marketing
5 54 (2.74%) Publishing
6 49 (2.49%) Banking
7 43 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.12%) Multimedia
9 19 (0.96%) Automotive
10 15 (0.76%) Legal
11 13 (0.66%) Advertising
12 9 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.36%) Law
13 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.30%) German Language
15 5 (0.25%) Military
16 4 (0.20%) French Language
16 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1632 (82.88%) Developer
2 883 (44.85%) iOS Developer
3 410 (20.82%) Mobile Developer
4 356 (18.08%) Senior Developer
5 165 (8.38%) Senior iOS Developer
6 132 (6.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 123 (6.25%) Programmer
8 107 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 102 (5.18%) Applications Developer
10 98 (4.98%) Android Developer
11 82 (4.16%) .NET Developer
12 80 (4.06%) Lead Developer
13 74 (3.76%) Software Developer
14 62 (3.15%) C# Developer
15 57 (2.89%) Senior Software Engineer
16 54 (2.74%) Java Developer
17 51 (2.59%) Web Developer
18 49 (2.49%) Junior
19 48 (2.44%) Junior Developer
19 48 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 621 (31.54%) HTML
2 453 (23.01%) CSS
3 434 (22.04%) JSON
4 405 (20.57%) Web Services
5 395 (20.06%) .NET
5 395 (20.06%) HTML5
6 377 (19.15%) XML
6 377 (19.15%) Cocoa
7 335 (17.01%) iOS SDK
8 261 (13.26%) REST
9 260 (13.20%) jQuery
10 184 (9.34%) ASP.NET
11 183 (9.29%) Cocoa Touch
12 167 (8.48%) CSS3
13 164 (8.33%) RESTful
14 139 (7.06%) SOAP
15 125 (6.35%) PhoneGap
16 111 (5.64%) AngularJS
17 100 (5.08%) Ajax
18 98 (4.98%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 726 (36.87%) Mobile App
2 430 (21.84%) iPhone
3 316 (16.05%) iPad
4 301 (15.29%) User Experience
5 235 (11.93%) Computer Science
6 103 (5.23%) Blackberry
7 87 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (4.06%) Animation
9 71 (3.61%) Open Source
10 70 (3.56%) Social Media
11 69 (3.50%) Algorithms
12 42 (2.13%) N-Tier
13 41 (2.08%) Social Network
14 34 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
15 30 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (1.42%) Smartphone
17 27 (1.37%) Mathematics
18 26 (1.32%) Client/Server
19 25 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
20 21 (1.07%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1585 (80.50%) Apple iOS
2 883 (44.85%) Android
3 307 (15.59%) Windows
4 128 (6.50%) Linux
5 85 (4.32%) Windows Phone
6 70 (3.56%) Mac OS X
7 59 (3.00%) UNIX
8 52 (2.64%) Windows 8
9 30 (1.52%) Windows Phone 7
10 28 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
11 25 (1.27%) Solaris
12 23 (1.17%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
14 12 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.41%) AIX
17 7 (0.36%) Debian
18 5 (0.25%) CentOS
18 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1228 (62.37%) iOS Development
2 746 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
3 443 (22.50%) OO
4 420 (21.33%) Android Development
5 312 (15.85%) TDD
6 298 (15.13%) Scrum
7 290 (14.73%) Software Engineering
8 236 (11.99%) OOP
9 232 (11.78%) MVC
10 227 (11.53%) Mobile Application Development
11 210 (10.67%) E-Commerce
12 170 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
13 145 (7.36%) Multithreading
14 143 (7.26%) Unit Testing
15 112 (5.69%) OOD
16 99 (5.03%) Mentoring
17 91 (4.62%) Web Development
18 89 (4.52%) BDD
19 75 (3.81%) SOA
20 67 (3.40%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 762 (38.70%) Java
2 570 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 404 (20.52%) C++
4 383 (19.45%) C#
5 326 (16.56%) SQL
6 215 (10.92%) PHP
7 158 (8.02%) C
8 141 (7.16%) Python
9 79 (4.01%) Ruby
10 58 (2.95%) ActionScript
11 55 (2.79%) VB.NET
12 52 (2.64%) Perl
13 44 (2.23%) ActionScript 3.0
14 39 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 36 (1.83%) PHP5
16 25 (1.27%) Scala
17 19 (0.96%) Bash Shell
18 18 (0.91%) Groovy
18 18 (0.91%) T-SQL
19 15 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 286 (14.53%) Degree
2 31 (1.57%) SC Cleared
2 31 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 17 (0.86%) ISEB
4 12 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.25%) RHCSA
6 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.15%) PhD
7 3 (0.15%) CISSP
7 3 (0.15%) PMP
7 3 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.15%) GIAC
7 3 (0.15%) CEH
7 3 (0.15%) CISMP
7 3 (0.15%) GPEN
7 3 (0.15%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.38%) QA
2 7 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.15%) SLA
3 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.76%) Squid
3 8 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.36%) Firmware
5 5 (0.25%) Cygwin
5 5 (0.25%) Kamailio
5 5 (0.25%) Docker
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.051%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (0.46%) Plesk
2 7 (0.36%) Puppet
3 5 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.10%) Nagios
6 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.051%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 191 (9.70%) Apple
2 133 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 101 (5.13%) Google
4 95 (4.82%) Facebook
5 92 (4.67%) Sencha
6 85 (4.32%) Xamarin
7 73 (3.71%) Oracle
8 50 (2.54%) Twitter
9 48 (2.44%) Appcelerator
10 43 (2.18%) Adobe
11 24 (1.22%) Telerik
12 19 (0.96%) VMware
13 15 (0.76%) Sun
14 13 (0.66%) IBM
14 13 (0.66%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.61%) Perforce
16 10 (0.51%) Zend
17 8 (0.41%) EMC
18 7 (0.36%) Yahoo!
18 7 (0.36%) Sony
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago