The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 171 180
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.17% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.45% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -25.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -37.50% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1808 1333 1583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.58% 38.50% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1142 1378
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cocoa in Manchester

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cocoa in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) Apple Swift
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) CocoaPods
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Core Data
5 1 (20.00%) Crashlytics
5 1 (20.00%) Push Notifications
5 1 (20.00%) Calabash
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Core Animation
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Animation
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Xcode

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
2 1 (20.00%) CocoaPods
2 1 (20.00%) Crashlytics
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (20.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Core Data
2 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Push Notifications
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (60.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple