Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 103 109
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 89 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.74% 1.86% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.85% 8.20% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 27 56
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £25,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -32.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £25,700 £20,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £47,550 £67,500
North West median annual salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.50% -

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 820 512 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.25% 22.64% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 582 419 647
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,513 £19,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,625 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Apple iOS in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -15 40 £55,000 +14.58% 9
Chester - 9 £42,500 - 1
Crewe +3 8 £37,500 +66.67% 1
Macclesfield +1 3 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Runcorn -1 2 £28,750 -21.23% 1
Warrington - 2 £27,125 - 2
Wilmslow +16 1 £36,000 +71.43% 1
Apple iOS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 66 (74.16%) Android
2 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (47.19%) Java
4 37 (41.57%) iOS Development
5 35 (39.33%) Scrum
6 33 (37.08%) Finance
7 29 (32.58%) Mobile App
8 28 (31.46%) Banking
9 24 (26.97%) TDD
9 24 (26.97%) SDLC
10 23 (25.84%) Apple Swift
11 21 (23.60%) Objective-C
11 21 (23.60%) Unit Testing
12 19 (21.35%) PHP
12 19 (21.35%) Android Development
13 17 (19.10%) Advertising
13 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (19.10%) BDD
14 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
14 16 (17.98%) C++
15 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
15 15 (16.85%) SOAP
15 15 (16.85%) Xcode
15 15 (16.85%) RESTful
15 15 (16.85%) Google
15 15 (16.85%) Waterfall
16 14 (15.73%) DevOps
16 14 (15.73%) Cocoa
17 12 (13.48%) HTML

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (6.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) Confluence
3 1 (1.12%) JBoss
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) iTunes
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Wireless
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 3 (3.37%) SSH
4 2 (2.25%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.37%) Big Data
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.85%) Xcode
3 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.87%) Gradle
5 5 (5.62%) Subversion
6 3 (3.37%) git-flow
6 3 (3.37%) JIRA
6 3 (3.37%) Maven
6 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.25%) JUnit
7 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.12%) JMeter
8 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.12%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.12%) Selenium
8 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 28 (31.46%) Banking
3 17 (19.10%) Advertising
4 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Law
5 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) iOS Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Penetration Tester
5 8 (8.99%) Tester
6 6 (6.74%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.74%) Test Leader
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Mobile Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Security Penetration Tester
7 5 (5.62%) Security Tester
8 4 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Mobile Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) RESTful
1 15 (16.85%) SOAP
2 14 (15.73%) Cocoa
3 12 (13.48%) Cocoa Touch
3 12 (13.48%) HTML
4 11 (12.36%) iOS SDK
4 11 (12.36%) Web Services
5 10 (11.24%) SpriteKit
6 8 (8.99%) .NET
7 7 (7.87%) REST
8 5 (5.62%) CSS
8 5 (5.62%) JSON
8 5 (5.62%) XML
9 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.49%) Middleware
10 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.37%) jQuery
10 3 (3.37%) Spring
11 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.25%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.36%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (10.11%) User Experience
4 8 (8.99%) Smartphone
5 7 (7.87%) Virtual Team
6 6 (6.74%) IVR
7 5 (5.62%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
8 4 (4.49%) Handset
9 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (2.25%) Online Banking
10 2 (2.25%) Xbox
11 1 (1.12%) Biotechnology
11 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.12%) Digital TV
11 1 (1.12%) Video Editing
11 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (74.16%) Android
2 10 (11.24%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Mac OS
4 6 (6.74%) Linux
5 4 (4.49%) Unix
6 3 (3.37%) AIX
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.12%) Debian
8 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) iOS Development
3 35 (39.33%) Scrum
4 24 (26.97%) SDLC
4 24 (26.97%) TDD
5 21 (23.60%) Unit Testing
6 19 (21.35%) Android Development
7 17 (19.10%) BDD
7 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (16.85%) Waterfall
9 14 (15.73%) DevOps
10 11 (12.36%) Risk Management
10 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.24%) Information Security
11 10 (11.24%) Mobile Development
11 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.11%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (10.11%) Mobile First
13 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) Apple Swift
3 21 (23.60%) Objective-C
4 19 (21.35%) PHP
5 16 (17.98%) C++
6 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
7 12 (13.48%) SQL
8 10 (11.24%) C#
9 6 (6.74%) C
10 4 (4.49%) VB
10 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.25%) Python
12 1 (1.12%) Groovy
12 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.12%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.12%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.12%) Ruby
12 1 (1.12%) Scala
12 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) ISEB
2 4 (4.49%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.49%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.37%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.37%) OSCP
3 3 (3.37%) SANS
4 1 (1.12%) MCDST
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
1 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Google
2 11 (12.36%) Apple
3 7 (7.87%) Adobe
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.49%) Sun
6 2 (2.25%) Twitter
6 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.12%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.12%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) VMware
7 1 (1.12%) Zend