Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 145 142
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -29
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 258 263 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.95% 2.11% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.68% 9.32% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 221 222 245
North West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £27,800
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2973 2821 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.44% 22.59% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2346 2560
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in the North West

Apple iOS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the North West.

Salary trend for Apple iOS in the North West

Apple iOS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Apple iOS in the North West

Apple iOS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the North West 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
Manchester -13 171 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Cheshire -16 72 £47,500 +26.67% 14
Merseyside +16 9 £36,250 -12.12% 7
Lancashire -9 5 £39,750 +8.90% 2
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Apple iOS 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 North West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 180 (69.77%) Android
2 146 (56.59%) iOS Development
3 133 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (37.60%) Mobile App
5 87 (33.72%) Android Development
6 84 (32.56%) Objective-C
7 83 (32.17%) JavaScript
8 80 (31.01%) Apple Swift
8 80 (31.01%) Java
9 70 (27.13%) Scrum
10 66 (25.58%) HTML
11 58 (22.48%) Xcode
12 55 (21.32%) C#
13 54 (20.93%) Mobile Development
14 49 (18.99%) TDD
15 48 (18.60%) Web Services
16 47 (18.22%) Unit Testing
16 47 (18.22%) Git (software)
17 46 (17.83%) JSON
18 43 (16.67%) CSS
19 42 (16.28%) Finance
20 40 (15.50%) PHP
21 38 (14.73%) Banking
22 37 (14.34%) .NET
23 35 (13.57%) User Experience
24 34 (13.18%) SQL
24 34 (13.18%) Degree
25 32 (12.40%) Retail
26 31 (12.02%) C++
27 30 (11.63%) Windows

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (3.49%) Drupal
2 8 (3.10%) CMS
2 8 (3.10%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (3.10%) Sitefinity
2 8 (3.10%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.16%) concrete5
4 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.78%) FreeHand
2 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.39%) InVision
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.10%) GitHub
2 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.94%) Google Play
3 5 (1.94%) SaaS
4 4 (1.55%) Office 365
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.78%) iTunes
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.39%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.71%) HTTP
2 4 (1.55%) Firewall
2 4 (1.55%) Internet
3 3 (1.16%) LAN
3 3 (1.16%) WAN
4 2 (0.78%) Skype
4 2 (0.78%) SSH
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.59%) MySQL
2 16 (6.20%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 10 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.94%) Big Data
4 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.16%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.16%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.78%) SQLite
7 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (22.48%) Xcode
2 47 (18.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.81%) Subversion
4 13 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.04%) JIRA
5 9 (3.49%) Gradle
6 8 (3.10%) Selenium
7 6 (2.33%) CocoaPods
8 5 (1.94%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.94%) Grunt
8 5 (1.94%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.94%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.55%) git-flow
9 4 (1.55%) gulp
9 4 (1.55%) Maven
10 3 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.16%) Mocha
11 2 (0.78%) Appium
11 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (16.28%) Finance
2 38 (14.73%) Banking
3 32 (12.40%) Retail
4 23 (8.91%) Advertising
5 18 (6.98%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.88%) Marketing
7 4 (1.55%) Games
7 4 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.16%) Law
8 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.78%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (66.67%) Developer
2 81 (31.40%) iOS Developer
3 26 (10.08%) Mobile Developer
4 23 (8.91%) Architect
5 21 (8.14%) Android Developer
6 18 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.20%) .NET Developer
8 15 (5.81%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.81%) Lead Developer
9 14 (5.43%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.43%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Lead iOS Developer
11 11 (4.26%) Analyst
11 11 (4.26%) iOS Android Developer
11 11 (4.26%) Junior
11 11 (4.26%) Junior Developer
11 11 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.26%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Objective-C Developer
13 8 (3.10%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.58%) HTML
2 48 (18.60%) Web Services
3 46 (17.83%) JSON
4 43 (16.67%) CSS
5 37 (14.34%) .NET
6 29 (11.24%) jQuery
7 28 (10.85%) RESTful
8 24 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 22 (8.53%) REST
10 18 (6.98%) ASP.NET
10 18 (6.98%) HTML5
10 18 (6.98%) iOS SDK
11 17 (6.59%) Cocoa
12 16 (6.20%) SOAP
12 16 (6.20%) XML
13 15 (5.81%) React
14 12 (4.65%) Cocoa Touch
15 10 (3.88%) UIKit
16 9 (3.49%) Ajax
16 9 (3.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (37.60%) Mobile App
2 35 (13.57%) User Experience
3 25 (9.69%) Smartphone
4 20 (7.75%) iPhone
5 19 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (6.98%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.43%) Client/Server
7 14 (5.43%) Handset
8 9 (3.49%) iPad
9 7 (2.71%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (2.33%) BBC
10 6 (2.33%) Online Banking
10 6 (2.33%) Social Media
10 6 (2.33%) Xbox
11 3 (1.16%) Blog
11 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.16%) Life Science
12 2 (0.78%) Contactless
12 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 180 (69.77%) Android
2 30 (11.63%) Windows
3 12 (4.65%) Linux
4 9 (3.49%) Unix
5 7 (2.71%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.55%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.16%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.39%) Debian
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (56.59%) iOS Development
2 133 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (33.72%) Android Development
4 70 (27.13%) Scrum
5 54 (20.93%) Mobile Development
6 49 (18.99%) TDD
7 47 (18.22%) Unit Testing
8 29 (11.24%) BDD
9 28 (10.85%) Web Development
10 24 (9.30%) MVC
11 23 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (8.91%) Test Automation
12 21 (8.14%) SDLC
13 20 (7.75%) DevOps
13 20 (7.75%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.75%) Mobile Application Development
13 20 (7.75%) Software Engineering
14 18 (6.98%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.81%) Kanban
16 14 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.56%) Objective-C
2 83 (32.17%) JavaScript
3 80 (31.01%) Apple Swift
3 80 (31.01%) Java
4 55 (21.32%) C#
5 40 (15.50%) PHP
6 34 (13.18%) SQL
7 31 (12.02%) C++
8 13 (5.04%) C
8 13 (5.04%) Ruby
9 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.49%) Scala
11 5 (1.94%) Kotlin
11 5 (1.94%) Python
11 5 (1.94%) VB
12 4 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.16%) Go
14 2 (0.78%) ES6
14 2 (0.78%) Haskell
14 2 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (13.18%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.33%) MCP
4 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.94%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.39%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) OSCP
7 1 (0.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.78%) Mesos
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (11.63%) Xamarin
2 27 (10.47%) Apple
3 23 (8.91%) Google
4 22 (8.53%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.43%) Facebook
6 8 (3.10%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.10%) Twitter
7 7 (2.71%) Oracle
8 6 (2.33%) Sony
8 6 (2.33%) Yahoo!
9 4 (1.55%) Zend
10 3 (1.16%) Adobe
11 2 (0.78%) Capita
12 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.39%) HP
12 1 (0.39%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.39%) Sencha
12 1 (0.39%) VMware