Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
UK > England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 756 1048 1110
Rank change year-on-year +292 +62 -123
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 45 36 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.070% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 45
Median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £46,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% +5.00% -4.76%

Cocoa is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28,396 51,660 67,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.92% 37.94% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23,754 42,904 56,423
Median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in England

Cocoa
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cocoa in England.

Salary trend for Cocoa in England

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cocoa in England over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Cocoa in England

Cocoa
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the England region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
London +210 32 £66,250 +10.42% 4
North of England +137 5 £35,000 -46.15% 1
North West +109 5 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Midlands +121 4 £65,000 +23.81%
West Midlands +79 4 £65,000 +23.81%
East of England - 2 £52,500 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Cocoa
UK

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing Cocoa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 44 (97.78%) Apple iOS
2 43 (95.56%) iOS Development
3 30 (66.67%) Animation
3 30 (66.67%) Core Animation
4 27 (60.00%) Objective-C
5 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (57.78%) Apple Swift
6 24 (53.33%) Xcode
7 23 (51.11%) OO
7 23 (51.11%) Unit Testing
7 23 (51.11%) Cocoa Touch
8 22 (48.89%) Mobile Development
9 20 (44.44%) Analytics
9 20 (44.44%) Mobile App
9 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (42.22%) OOP
10 19 (42.22%) User Experience
11 18 (40.00%) UIKit
12 12 (26.67%) Core Data
13 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 10 (22.22%) RESTful
14 9 (20.00%) Social Media
14 9 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
15 8 (17.78%) QA
15 8 (17.78%) Apple
16 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
16 7 (15.56%) RxSwift
17 6 (13.33%) TDD
17 6 (13.33%) Retail
17 6 (13.33%) Scrum

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
1 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Xcode
2 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 5 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) CocoaPods
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
1 41 (91.11%) iOS Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Social Media Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Lead iOS Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) Core Animation
2 23 (51.11%) Cocoa Touch
3 18 (40.00%) UIKit
4 12 (26.67%) Core Data
5 10 (22.22%) RESTful
6 7 (15.56%) RxSwift
7 5 (11.11%) Dagger
7 5 (11.11%) RxJava
8 1 (2.22%) CarPlay
8 1 (2.22%) Electron Framework
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) Node.js
8 1 (2.22%) React Native
8 1 (2.22%) ReactiveCocoa
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
8 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (66.67%) Animation
2 20 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 19 (42.22%) User Experience
4 9 (20.00%) Social Media
5 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.22%) watchOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) iOS Development
2 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (51.11%) OO
3 23 (51.11%) Unit Testing
4 22 (48.89%) Mobile Development
5 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (44.44%) Analytics
6 19 (42.22%) OOP
7 9 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
8 6 (13.33%) TDD
9 5 (11.11%) Coaching
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.11%) OOD
9 5 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (8.89%) Product Management
11 3 (6.67%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 26 (57.78%) Apple Swift
3 5 (11.11%) C
3 5 (11.11%) Kotlin
4 2 (4.44%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Apple