The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 262 304
Rank change year-on-year +33 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 3 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 15
Median salary £75,000 £66,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.20% +20.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -37.50% +3.89%  

Cocoa is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1924 2726 3408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.53% 38.18% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 2410 2961
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Cocoa as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in the City of London

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cocoa in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 8 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 8 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (62.50%) Progressive Enhancement
2 5 (62.50%) CouchDB
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) SQLite
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) TestFlight
3 3 (37.50%) GoCD
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) TestFlight
2 3 (37.50%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (62.50%) CouchDB
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) CocoaPods
2 3 (37.50%) GoCD
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Xcode
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (62.50%) REST
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Core Animation
2 3 (37.50%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Progressive Enhancement
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 8 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
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