The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 153 165 182
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Apple 53 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.80% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 1.57% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 16
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2587 2803 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.60% 50.65% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 2317 2099
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
England

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 July 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 23 July 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
Birmingham +15 19 £30,000 - 2
Solihull - 11 £32,500 -
Coventry +9 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Staffordshire - 8 £26,500 -
Warwickshire -6 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (45.26%) .NET
2 40 (42.11%) Windows
2 40 (42.11%) Android
3 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 34 (35.79%) HTML
5 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
6 26 (27.37%) C#
7 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
7 24 (25.26%) WCF
8 23 (24.21%) HTML5
9 21 (22.11%) SQL
10 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 19 (20.00%) Scrum
12 18 (18.95%) Blackberry
12 18 (18.95%) Citrix
13 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
13 17 (17.89%) LAN
13 17 (17.89%) DNS
13 17 (17.89%) iPhone
13 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
13 17 (17.89%) Apple iOS
13 17 (17.89%) Mobile App
14 16 (16.84%) Windows XP
15 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
15 15 (15.79%) CSS
15 15 (15.79%) Windows 8
15 15 (15.79%) iPad
16 14 (14.74%) Google
16 14 (14.74%) MCP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (9.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (8.42%) Node.js
3 5 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.26%) nginx
3 5 (5.26%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) MTS
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (3.16%) Lync
6 2 (2.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Office
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) LAN
1 17 (17.89%) DNS
2 13 (13.68%) WAN
3 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.42%) Internet
5 7 (7.37%) VPN
6 5 (5.26%) LDAP
6 5 (5.26%) SNMP
6 5 (5.26%) SSL
6 5 (5.26%) Wireless
6 5 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.21%) DHCP
8 3 (3.16%) 3G
8 3 (3.16%) Firewall
9 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.05%) VLAN
9 1 (1.05%) SAN
9 1 (1.05%) VoIP
9 1 (1.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.42%) MySQL
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Visual Studio
1 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.21%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.26%) Automotive
2 3 (3.16%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (55.79%) Developer
2 25 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.89%) Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.37%) Administrator
8 7 (7.37%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (6.32%) IT Support
9 6 (6.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.26%) .NET
2 34 (35.79%) HTML
3 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
4 24 (25.26%) WCF
5 23 (24.21%) HTML5
6 15 (15.79%) CSS
7 13 (13.68%) WPF
8 12 (12.63%) Web Services
9 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (10.53%) RESTful
10 8 (8.42%) CSS3
10 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (5.26%) Memcached
11 5 (5.26%) XML
12 4 (4.21%) jQuery
12 4 (4.21%) iOS SDK
13 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.16%) .NET Framework
13 3 (3.16%) JSON
14 2 (2.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Blackberry
2 17 (17.89%) iPhone
2 17 (17.89%) Mobile App
3 15 (15.79%) iPad
4 8 (8.42%) Social Media
4 8 (8.42%) BBC
5 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.16%) PDA
8 2 (2.11%) Firmware
8 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.11%) Windows
1 40 (42.11%) Android
2 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
2 17 (17.89%) Apple iOS
3 16 (16.84%) Windows XP
4 15 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 8 (8.42%) Linux
6 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.11%) Windows CE
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.00%) Scrum
3 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
4 14 (14.74%) CRM
5 13 (13.68%) B2B
6 12 (12.63%) OO
7 10 (10.53%) MVC
8 9 (9.47%) ITIL
9 8 (8.42%) TDD
9 8 (8.42%) BDD
9 8 (8.42%) Web Application Development
10 7 (7.37%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.26%) Process Management
11 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.21%) Password Management
12 4 (4.21%) OOP
12 4 (4.21%) Change Control
12 4 (4.21%) Kanban
13 3 (3.16%) Android Development
13 3 (3.16%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) C#
2 21 (22.11%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.53%) Java
5 9 (9.47%) C++
6 8 (8.42%) Ruby
7 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.26%) VBA
7 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (2.11%) VB
8 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.11%) J#
9 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) MCP
2 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) MCITP
4 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) XenApp
3 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.95%) Citrix
3 14 (14.74%) Google
4 8 (8.42%) Yahoo!
4 8 (8.42%) Sony
4 8 (8.42%) Facebook
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco
6 6 (6.32%) VMware
7 4 (4.21%) Dell
7 4 (4.21%) Sophos
8 3 (3.16%) Interwoven
8 3 (3.16%) Adobe
8 3 (3.16%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.11%) Macromedia
10 1 (1.05%) HP
10 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.05%) Symantec
10 1 (1.05%) NetSuite
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