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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa
England / West Midlands
Rank 189 222 211
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 2
Median salary £24,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -

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
1650 1927 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.95% 32.64% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1680 1606
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cocoa across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Cocoa Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cocoa
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +5 17 £24,000 -54.28%
Herefordshire - 12 £24,000 -
Birmingham +12 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cocoa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 26 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 24 (92.31%) iOS SDK
3 23 (88.46%) iOS Development
4 22 (84.62%) Cocoa Touch
5 21 (80.77%) Core Data
5 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
6 20 (76.92%) PHP
6 20 (76.92%) SOAP
6 20 (76.92%) XML
6 20 (76.92%) Xcode
6 20 (76.92%) JSON
6 20 (76.92%) jQuery
6 20 (76.92%) REST
7 19 (73.08%) UIKit
7 19 (73.08%) HTML5
7 19 (73.08%) HTML
8 18 (69.23%) Web Services
8 18 (69.23%) OO
9 17 (65.38%) Ajax
10 16 (61.54%) Social Media
11 9 (34.62%) Android
12 7 (26.92%) Android Development
13 6 (23.08%) Apple Swift
13 6 (23.08%) Java
14 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
15 4 (15.38%) Android SDK
15 4 (15.38%) User Experience
15 4 (15.38%) C#
15 4 (15.38%) Scrum

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Xcode
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Bower
3 1 (3.85%) CocoaPods
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) iOS Developer
3 16 (61.54%) Junior
3 16 (61.54%) Junior Developer
3 16 (61.54%) Junior iOS Developer
3 16 (61.54%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Android Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead iOS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) iOS SDK
2 22 (84.62%) Cocoa Touch
3 21 (80.77%) Core Data
4 20 (76.92%) jQuery
4 20 (76.92%) JSON
4 20 (76.92%) REST
4 20 (76.92%) SOAP
4 20 (76.92%) XML
5 19 (73.08%) HTML
5 19 (73.08%) HTML5
5 19 (73.08%) UIKit
6 18 (69.23%) Web Services
7 17 (65.38%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) Android SDK
9 3 (11.54%) LAMP
10 2 (7.69%) Node.js
10 2 (7.69%) Smarty
11 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.85%) Laravel
11 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (15.38%) User Experience
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Animation
5 2 (7.69%) Smart Home
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (34.62%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) iOS Development
2 18 (69.23%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Android Development
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) PHP
4 6 (23.08%) Apple Swift
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Dart
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Apple
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Zend
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin