The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 148 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Apple 61 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 1.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 27
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Apple
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2380 2229 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.25% 49.73% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 1806 1961
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apple
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region.

Apple Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Apple
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Apple Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Apple
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Birmingham +16 34 £28,250 -24.66% 4
Staffordshire +14 13 £22,500 - 1
Warwickshire -9 7 - - 2
Solihull +2 3 £29,000 -5.69%
Herefordshire - 2 £19,500 -
Worcestershire +10 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
Coventry - 1 £36,500 - 2
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 71 (82.56%) Windows
2 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (36.05%) .NET
3 31 (36.05%) Windows 8
4 30 (34.88%) C#
4 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET
4 30 (34.88%) DNS
5 29 (33.72%) LAN
6 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (27.91%) Windows XP
7 24 (27.91%) WCF
7 24 (27.91%) Android
8 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
9 22 (25.58%) TCP/IP
9 22 (25.58%) Apple iOS
10 21 (24.42%) Citrix
10 21 (24.42%) Blackberry
11 20 (23.26%) MVC
12 19 (22.09%) WAN
13 18 (20.93%) SQL
13 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
14 17 (19.77%) HTML5
14 17 (19.77%) HTML
14 17 (19.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 16 (18.60%) OO
15 16 (18.60%) TDD
16 14 (16.28%) Avaya
17 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (10.47%) Node.js
6 3 (3.49%) Lync
7 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.88%) DNS
2 29 (33.72%) LAN
3 22 (25.58%) TCP/IP
4 19 (22.09%) WAN
5 11 (12.79%) Wireless
5 11 (12.79%) DHCP
6 10 (11.63%) Internet
7 9 (10.47%) VoIP
8 4 (4.65%) VPN
9 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.33%) 3G
9 2 (2.33%) SNMP
9 2 (2.33%) SMTP
9 2 (2.33%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.16%) SAN
10 1 (1.16%) VLAN
10 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.16%) 4G
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) MS Access
5 1 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.81%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Games
2 2 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.95%) IT Support
5 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (9.30%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Network Technician
9 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Support Technician
10 5 (5.81%) Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (5.81%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.49%) Desktop Support
12 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.05%) .NET
2 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET
3 24 (27.91%) WCF
4 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (19.77%) HTML5
5 17 (19.77%) HTML
6 11 (12.79%) CSS
7 10 (11.63%) RESTful
7 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (10.47%) WPF
9 8 (9.30%) jQuery
10 5 (5.81%) Classic ASP
10 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.49%) XML
11 3 (3.49%) CSS3
11 3 (3.49%) JSON
12 2 (2.33%) Web Services
12 2 (2.33%) COM
13 1 (1.16%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.63%) iPhone
2 10 (11.63%) iPad
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.47%) BBC
3 9 (10.47%) Social Media
4 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 2 (2.33%) Online Games
6 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 71 (82.56%) Windows
2 31 (36.05%) Windows 8
3 24 (27.91%) Windows XP
3 24 (27.91%) Android
4 22 (25.58%) Apple iOS
5 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
6 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.16%) Linux
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) MVC
3 16 (18.60%) OO
3 16 (18.60%) TDD
4 12 (13.95%) Scrum
5 10 (11.63%) Web Application Development
5 10 (11.63%) Network Management
5 10 (11.63%) CRM
6 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.47%) B2B
6 9 (10.47%) BDD
7 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.81%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (4.65%) OOD
10 3 (3.49%) Android Development
11 2 (2.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) C#
2 18 (20.93%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) Ruby
4 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.95%) MCP
3 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) CCA
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.49%) XenApp
5 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.42%) Citrix
3 14 (16.28%) Avaya
4 12 (13.95%) Google
5 11 (12.79%) VMware
6 9 (10.47%) Yahoo!
6 9 (10.47%) Sony
6 9 (10.47%) Facebook
7 8 (9.30%) Cisco
8 5 (5.81%) Red Gate
9 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.33%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.33%) Adobe
10 2 (2.33%) Symantec
11 1 (1.16%) Remedy
11 1 (1.16%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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