The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 211 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 22 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 0.82% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 7
Median salary £32,500 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -24.28%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
Mac OS X
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1162 1216 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.30% 20.73% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1075 990
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
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 Mac OS X within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwickshire +14 14 £32,500 +22.64%
Birmingham -12 3 £26,250 +5.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £24,000 -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 36 (73.47%) Linux
3 32 (65.31%) C++
4 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
5 21 (42.86%) X-Windows
6 20 (40.82%) Subversion
6 20 (40.82%) Mercurial
7 19 (38.78%) Degree
7 19 (38.78%) Unix
8 17 (34.69%) C
8 17 (34.69%) Qt
9 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
10 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.57%) Open Source
11 12 (24.49%) Parallel Programming
11 12 (24.49%) Cygwin
11 12 (24.49%) CUDA
11 12 (24.49%) OpenMP
11 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
12 11 (22.45%) JIRA
12 11 (22.45%) Analytics
13 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.37%) Hudson
13 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
13 9 (18.37%) Python
14 8 (16.33%) GDB
15 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
15 7 (14.29%) Cisco
15 7 (14.29%) HTML
15 7 (14.29%) CSS

Mac OS X
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 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) ADSL
4 1 (2.04%) Broadband
4 1 (2.04%) DSL
4 1 (2.04%) Junos
4 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) VoIP
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (4.08%) Neo4j
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
2 20 (40.82%) Mercurial
2 20 (40.82%) Subversion
3 11 (22.45%) JIRA
4 9 (18.37%) Hudson
4 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
5 8 (16.33%) GDB
6 2 (4.08%) Clang
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.08%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.08%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Linux Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Applications Developer
5 8 (16.33%) C++ Applications Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Tester
6 7 (14.29%) Applications Tester
6 7 (14.29%) Software Tester
7 5 (10.20%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Field Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Field Service Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Graduate
9 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior C++ Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
10 2 (4.08%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) X-Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Qt
3 12 (24.49%) OpenMP
4 7 (14.29%) CSS
4 7 (14.29%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) HTML5
6 3 (6.12%) Cocoa
6 3 (6.12%) Middleware
6 3 (6.12%) Node.js
6 3 (6.12%) WPF
7 2 (4.08%) Ajax
7 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.08%) CSS3
7 2 (4.08%) Kafka
7 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.08%) LAMP
7 2 (4.08%) OpenCL
7 2 (4.08%) wxWidgets
7 2 (4.08%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.49%) CUDA
2 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Ergonomics
4 2 (4.08%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.08%) Psychology
4 2 (4.08%) VHDL
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Blog
5 1 (2.04%) Economics
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Telematics
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 36 (73.47%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Android
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (2.04%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.04%) MVS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (28.57%) Open Source
2 12 (24.49%) Parallel Programming
3 11 (22.45%) Analytics
4 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) OOP
7 3 (6.12%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) BDD
8 2 (4.08%) Defect Management
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.08%) Open Source Development
8 2 (4.08%) Software Licensing
8 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.08%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C++
2 17 (34.69%) C
3 9 (18.37%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) Fortran
6 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) ECDL
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) WCAG
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Cygwin
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (4.08%) KVM
5 2 (4.08%) Samba
5 2 (4.08%) Varnish
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Ansible
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) Apple
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) Dell
4 4 (8.16%) HP
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) Wyse
4 4 (8.16%) Xerox
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Acronis
7 1 (2.04%) BT
7 1 (2.04%) Draytek
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper
7 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.04%) NETGEAR