The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa
Rank 209 192 186
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 7 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.44% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cocoa
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1791 1804 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 37.18% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1578 1871
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cocoa Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cocoa
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 Cocoa within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham -11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Xcode
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) SQLite
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Apple

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cocoa 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 Cocoa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Xcode
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) iPhone
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple