The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 56 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.62% 0.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Objective-C
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 280 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.65% 45.75% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 167 223 113
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Objective-C Salary Trend in Watford

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 9 (100.00%) Xcode
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
2 8 (88.89%) iPad
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) iPhone
2 8 (88.89%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Android
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
3 7 (77.78%) Android SDK
3 7 (77.78%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (11.11%) CocoaPods
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
5 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) SQLite
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Retail

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) CocoaPods
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Lead Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) iOS SDK
2 7 (77.78%) Android SDK
3 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) iPad
2 8 (88.89%) iPhone
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
2 8 (88.89%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Apple