Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 690 782
Rank change year-on-year -102 +92 -76
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 46 152 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.50% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 121 99
London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +33.33% -4.55%
10th Percentile £46,200 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £70,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29265 30492 33546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.00% 40.22% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23855 26858 28770
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in London

Cocoa
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cocoa in London

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cocoa in London

Cocoa
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
West London +7 14 £65,000 -3.70%
Central London +7 9 £52,500 -25.00%
Cocoa
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 46 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 45 (97.83%) iOS Development
3 42 (91.30%) Objective-C
4 39 (84.78%) Apple Swift
5 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (50.00%) Xcode
7 22 (47.83%) Unit Testing
7 22 (47.83%) Mobile App
8 20 (43.48%) Scrum
9 19 (41.30%) TDD
9 19 (41.30%) User Experience
10 18 (39.13%) RESTful
11 15 (32.61%) OO
11 15 (32.61%) Mobile Development
12 14 (30.43%) Cocoa Touch
12 14 (30.43%) BDD
13 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (26.09%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
15 10 (21.74%) Degree
15 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
15 10 (21.74%) Apple
16 9 (19.57%) Open Source
16 9 (19.57%) REST
16 9 (19.57%) Minimum Viable Product
16 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (17.39%) GitHub
17 8 (17.39%) Android
18 7 (15.22%) UIKit
19 6 (13.04%) Fintech

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) GitHub
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (6.52%) CouchDB
1 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
1 3 (6.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Xcode
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) CocoaPods
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Banking
1 4 (8.70%) Games
1 4 (8.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 42 (91.30%) iOS Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Objective-C Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead iOS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.17%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) RESTful
2 14 (30.43%) Cocoa Touch
3 9 (19.57%) REST
4 7 (15.22%) UIKit
5 6 (13.04%) Core Animation
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
6 4 (8.70%) OAuth
6 4 (8.70%) SOAP
7 3 (6.52%) HTML
7 3 (6.52%) iOS SDK
8 2 (4.35%) Core Data
8 2 (4.35%) CSS
9 1 (2.17%) cocos2d
9 1 (2.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.17%) JSON
9 1 (2.17%) RxSwift
9 1 (2.17%) SpriteKit
9 1 (2.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 19 (41.30%) User Experience
3 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 9 (19.57%) Minimum Viable Product
5 6 (13.04%) Animation
5 6 (13.04%) Fintech
5 6 (13.04%) iPhone
6 5 (10.87%) iPad
7 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (4.35%) Spread Betting
9 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
9 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
9 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.39%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) iOS Development
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Unit Testing
4 20 (43.48%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) TDD
6 15 (32.61%) Mobile Development
6 15 (32.61%) OO
7 14 (30.43%) BDD
8 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (26.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (19.57%) Open Source
10 6 (13.04%) OOD
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.87%) OOP
11 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
12 4 (8.70%) API Design
12 4 (8.70%) API Development
12 4 (8.70%) Content Management
13 3 (6.52%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) Objective-C
2 39 (84.78%) Apple Swift
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Haskell
4 2 (4.35%) Scala
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Apple
2 1 (2.17%) Facebook