Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Objective-C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Objective-C over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 414 379
Rank change year-on-year -62 -35 -17
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 965 1305 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.73% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.38% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1166 1511
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 92650 94366 106942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.45% 53.00% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76800 82071 92316
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Objective-C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in England

Objective-C
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Objective-C in England.

Salary trend for Objective-C in England

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in England

Objective-C
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -99 454 £60,000 -7.69% 45
North of England -14 133 £40,000 - 17
South East +17 115 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Midlands +25 99 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North West -9 91 £42,500 - 13
South West -15 84 £52,500 +16.67% 9
East of England -16 81 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +40 78 £34,500 -12.66% 5
Yorkshire +31 38 £35,000 -6.67% 4
East Midlands 0 21 £35,000 -26.32% 2
North East -5 4 £38,750 +23.02%
Objective-C
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Objective-C 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 England region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 772 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 587 (60.83%) iOS Development
3 576 (59.69%) Apple Swift
4 487 (50.47%) Android
5 486 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
6 456 (47.25%) Java
7 379 (39.27%) Mobile App
8 277 (28.70%) Git (software)
9 276 (28.60%) Android Development
10 272 (28.19%) Xcode
11 269 (27.88%) TDD
11 269 (27.88%) JavaScript
12 238 (24.66%) Mobile Development
13 201 (20.83%) Degree
14 198 (20.52%) User Experience
15 196 (20.31%) Software Engineering
16 189 (19.59%) iOS SDK
17 182 (18.86%) HTML
18 180 (18.65%) C#
18 180 (18.65%) C++
19 172 (17.82%) Scrum
20 159 (16.48%) REST
21 153 (15.85%) CSS
21 153 (15.85%) OO
22 147 (15.23%) SQL
23 145 (15.03%) JSON
24 143 (14.82%) RESTful
25 140 (14.51%) Apple
26 131 (13.58%) XML
27 129 (13.37%) Web Services

Objective-C
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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (1.97%) Confluence
2 15 (1.55%) CMS
2 15 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (1.45%) Apache
3 14 (1.45%) IIS
4 10 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.04%) WordPress
5 8 (0.83%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.52%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.52%) nginx
7 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.21%) Liferay
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.10%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.21%) InDesign
3 2 (0.21%) InVision
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.10%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (5.70%) GitHub
3 51 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (4.46%) Google Play
5 16 (1.66%) SaaS
6 11 (1.14%) iTunes
7 10 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.73%) TestFlight
9 6 (0.62%) IaaS
9 6 (0.62%) PaaS
9 6 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.41%) Serverless
12 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.21%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.10%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.59%) HTTP
2 20 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.87%) Internet
4 13 (1.35%) Firewall
5 11 (1.14%) iBeacon
5 11 (1.14%) Skype
5 11 (1.14%) Wireless
6 9 (0.93%) SSL
7 8 (0.83%) VoIP
8 7 (0.73%) ATM
8 7 (0.73%) SSH
9 6 (0.62%) SMS
10 5 (0.52%) HbbTV
11 4 (0.41%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.41%) FCoE
11 4 (0.41%) LDAP
11 4 (0.41%) SNMP
12 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (8.91%) MySQL
2 68 (7.05%) SQL Server
3 34 (3.52%) NoSQL
4 31 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.90%) Big Data
6 27 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (1.55%) SQLite
8 14 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.14%) Neo4j
11 11 (1.14%) Redis
12 9 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (0.83%) Apache Hive
14 7 (0.73%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 3 (0.31%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 277 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 272 (28.19%) Xcode
3 86 (8.91%) JIRA
4 79 (8.19%) Android Studio
5 51 (5.28%) Subversion
6 50 (5.18%) Jenkins
7 35 (3.63%) Gradle
8 33 (3.42%) CocoaPods
9 29 (3.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 27 (2.80%) Maven
11 24 (2.49%) Bitbucket
11 24 (2.49%) Selenium
12 22 (2.28%) Visual Studio
13 20 (2.07%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.87%) Eclipse
15 16 (1.66%) Calabash
16 13 (1.35%) Appium
17 12 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (1.14%) git-flow
19 9 (0.93%) Mercurial
General
1 119 (12.33%) Finance
2 58 (6.01%) Banking
3 52 (5.39%) Games
4 46 (4.77%) Retail
5 45 (4.66%) Electronics
6 33 (3.42%) Marketing
7 32 (3.32%) Telecoms
8 30 (3.11%) Advertising
8 30 (3.11%) Publishing
9 24 (2.49%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.04%) Automotive
11 9 (0.93%) Law
12 8 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.73%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.52%) Interactive Media
16 4 (0.41%) Back Office
16 4 (0.41%) Legal
16 4 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 796 (82.49%) Developer
2 482 (49.95%) iOS Developer
3 158 (16.37%) Android Developer
4 133 (13.78%) Mobile Developer
5 124 (12.85%) Applications Developer
6 106 (10.98%) Objective-C Developer
7 92 (9.53%) Senior Developer
8 86 (8.91%) iOS Android Developer
9 79 (8.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 68 (7.05%) Software Engineer
11 67 (6.94%) Software Developer
12 58 (6.01%) Java Developer
13 46 (4.77%) Senior iOS Developer
14 45 (4.66%) Programmer
15 32 (3.32%) C# Developer
16 31 (3.21%) C Developer
16 31 (3.21%) Objective-C Engineer
17 30 (3.11%) Junior
18 27 (2.80%) Junior Developer
18 27 (2.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (19.59%) iOS SDK
2 182 (18.86%) HTML
3 159 (16.48%) REST
4 153 (15.85%) CSS
5 145 (15.03%) JSON
6 143 (14.82%) RESTful
7 131 (13.58%) XML
8 129 (13.37%) Web Services
9 123 (12.75%) Cocoa
10 119 (12.33%) .NET
11 104 (10.78%) Android SDK
12 82 (8.50%) ASP.NET
13 79 (8.19%) AngularJS
14 74 (7.67%) SOAP
15 73 (7.56%) jQuery
16 71 (7.36%) HTML5
17 68 (7.05%) React Native
18 63 (6.53%) Cocoa Touch
19 56 (5.80%) OAuth
20 53 (5.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 379 (39.27%) Mobile App
2 198 (20.52%) User Experience
3 129 (13.37%) Computer Science
4 67 (6.94%) iPhone
5 65 (6.74%) Data Structures
6 56 (5.80%) iPad
7 51 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (5.28%) Fintech
8 46 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
9 40 (4.15%) Algorithms
10 29 (3.01%) Smartphone
11 28 (2.90%) Client/Server
12 20 (2.07%) Social Media
13 13 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.24%) mHealth
14 12 (1.24%) Video\Live Streaming
15 11 (1.14%) BBC
15 11 (1.14%) Minimum Viable Product
15 11 (1.14%) Spread Betting
16 10 (1.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 772 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 487 (50.47%) Android
3 118 (12.23%) Windows
4 93 (9.64%) Linux
5 31 (3.21%) Unix
6 28 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 26 (2.69%) Mac OS
8 15 (1.55%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.41%) Nucleus RTOS
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.10%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (60.83%) iOS Development
2 486 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (28.60%) Android Development
4 269 (27.88%) TDD
5 238 (24.66%) Mobile Development
6 196 (20.31%) Software Engineering
7 172 (17.82%) Scrum
8 153 (15.85%) OO
9 124 (12.85%) Unit Testing
10 114 (11.81%) MVC
11 112 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
11 112 (11.61%) Test Automation
12 108 (11.19%) OOP
13 103 (10.67%) BDD
13 103 (10.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 56 (5.80%) E-Commerce
15 51 (5.28%) Mentoring
16 50 (5.18%) Web Development
17 48 (4.97%) Open Source
18 45 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 576 (59.69%) Apple Swift
2 456 (47.25%) Java
3 269 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 180 (18.65%) C#
4 180 (18.65%) C++
5 147 (15.23%) SQL
6 127 (13.16%) C
7 93 (9.64%) Python
8 70 (7.25%) PHP
9 41 (4.25%) Ruby
10 22 (2.28%) Bash Shell
11 21 (2.18%) Clojure
11 21 (2.18%) Scala
12 13 (1.35%) ES6
13 11 (1.14%) GraphQL
14 10 (1.04%) Kotlin
14 10 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.04%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.93%) Embedded C++
15 9 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 201 (20.83%) Degree
2 88 (9.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.87%) MCP
5 16 (1.66%) CISSP
6 13 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 12 (1.24%) SANS
8 11 (1.14%) CCNA
8 11 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.14%) GIAC
8 11 (1.14%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (1.14%) MCSE
8 11 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (1.14%) SSCP
9 10 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (1.04%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (0.73%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.52%) CISM
11 5 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.31%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.80%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) COBIT
3 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (2.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.73%) vSphere
3 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.41%) NFS
3 4 (0.41%) Samba
3 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.41%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) Puppet
2 7 (0.73%) HockeyApp
2 7 (0.73%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.73%) Salt
3 5 (0.52%) Ansible
4 4 (0.41%) Nagios
4 4 (0.41%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.10%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 140 (14.51%) Apple
2 92 (9.53%) Google
3 63 (6.53%) Xamarin
4 57 (5.91%) Microsoft
5 22 (2.28%) Facebook
5 22 (2.28%) SAP
6 18 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.93%) Oracle
7 9 (0.93%) Sony
7 9 (0.93%) Yahoo!
8 8 (0.83%) Appcelerator
8 8 (0.83%) IBM
9 7 (0.73%) Adobe
10 5 (0.52%) Greenplum
10 5 (0.52%) Twitter
10 5 (0.52%) VMware
11 4 (0.41%) EMC
11 4 (0.41%) NetApp
11 4 (0.41%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.31%) Salesforce.com