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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 202 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +23
Permanent jobs citing Apple 24 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.86% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.71% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 14
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £80,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
2908 2638 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.69% 50.56% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2457 2238 1928
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Staffordshire -4 7 £24,500 -25.75%
Birmingham -32 5 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Solihull - 4 £24,457 -
Warwickshire -18 3 £22,500 -47.05%
Coventry - 3 £47,500 -
Worcestershire -4 2 £26,250 -3.66%
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 43 (54.43%) Windows
2 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
4 26 (32.91%) ASP.NET
4 26 (32.91%) Android
5 23 (29.11%) DNS
6 21 (26.58%) C#
7 20 (25.32%) HTML
7 20 (25.32%) Windows XP
7 20 (25.32%) Blackberry
8 19 (24.05%) Citrix
8 19 (24.05%) Windows 8
9 17 (21.52%) Scrum
9 17 (21.52%) LAN
9 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
9 17 (21.52%) WCF
10 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
11 15 (18.99%) SQL
11 15 (18.99%) MCP
11 15 (18.99%) iPhone
12 14 (17.72%) HTML5
12 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (16.46%) WAN
13 13 (16.46%) iPad
13 13 (16.46%) Apple iOS
14 12 (15.19%) WPF
14 12 (15.19%) B2B

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (15.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.59%) Lync
4 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) MTS
4 5 (6.33%) Node.js
4 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.33%) nginx
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Office
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 3 (3.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) DNS
2 17 (21.52%) LAN
2 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.46%) WAN
4 11 (13.92%) Internet
5 8 (10.13%) VPN
6 7 (8.86%) SNMP
6 7 (8.86%) VoIP
7 5 (6.33%) LDAP
7 5 (6.33%) SSL
7 5 (6.33%) Wireless
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.06%) DHCP
9 3 (3.80%) Firewall
10 2 (2.53%) 3G
10 2 (2.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Xcode
3 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.33%) Automotive
2 1 (1.27%) Law
2 1 (1.27%) Legal
2 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.86%) IT Support
5 7 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 26 (32.91%) ASP.NET
3 20 (25.32%) HTML
4 17 (21.52%) WCF
5 14 (17.72%) HTML5
6 12 (15.19%) WPF
7 11 (13.92%) Web Services
8 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.33%) RESTful
9 5 (6.33%) Memcached
9 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.06%) iOS SDK
10 4 (5.06%) CSS
11 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.53%) CSS3
12 1 (1.27%) ODBC
12 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET
12 1 (1.27%) Ajax
12 1 (1.27%) MXML
12 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Blackberry
2 15 (18.99%) iPhone
3 13 (16.46%) iPad
4 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.33%) BBC
5 5 (6.33%) Social Media
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.06%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 43 (54.43%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Android
3 20 (25.32%) Windows XP
4 19 (24.05%) Windows 8
5 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
6 13 (16.46%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.59%) Linux
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) Scrum
3 12 (15.19%) B2B
3 12 (15.19%) CRM
3 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.92%) OO
5 10 (12.66%) ITIL
6 7 (8.86%) TDD
6 7 (8.86%) MVC
7 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.33%) Process Management
7 5 (6.33%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.33%) BDD
8 4 (5.06%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.06%) Kanban
8 4 (5.06%) OOP
9 2 (2.53%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (2.53%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.58%) C#
2 15 (18.99%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) Objective-C
4 5 (6.33%) PHP
4 5 (6.33%) VBA
4 5 (6.33%) Java
4 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.33%) Ruby
4 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) MCP
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) XenApp
3 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) Citrix
3 9 (11.39%) Cisco
4 8 (10.13%) Google
5 6 (7.59%) VMware
6 5 (6.33%) Sony
6 5 (6.33%) Facebook
6 5 (6.33%) Yahoo!
7 3 (3.80%) Avaya
8 2 (2.53%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.53%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.27%) Adobe
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