Period
to 19 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 150 144
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 248 262 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.89% 2.12% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.38% 9.39% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 211 222 241
North West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
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 2959 2791 3174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.55% 22.55% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2347 2321 2565
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
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 19 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 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
Manchester -28 166 £41,500 +10.67% 20
Cheshire -7 69 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Merseyside +15 9 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Lancashire -6 3 £46,000 +26.03%
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 175 (70.56%) Android
2 136 (54.84%) iOS Development
3 129 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 83 (33.47%) Android Development
6 80 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 78 (31.45%) Java
8 77 (31.05%) Objective-C
9 74 (29.84%) Apple Swift
10 66 (26.61%) Scrum
11 65 (26.21%) HTML
12 53 (21.37%) C#
12 53 (21.37%) Xcode
13 52 (20.97%) Mobile Development
14 46 (18.55%) TDD
14 46 (18.55%) JSON
14 46 (18.55%) Git (software)
15 45 (18.15%) Web Services
16 42 (16.94%) CSS
17 41 (16.53%) Unit Testing
18 40 (16.13%) Finance
19 38 (15.32%) Banking
20 37 (14.92%) PHP
21 36 (14.52%) .NET
22 33 (13.31%) Degree
23 32 (12.90%) Retail
23 32 (12.90%) SQL
23 32 (12.90%) User Experience
24 30 (12.10%) C++
24 30 (12.10%) 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 (3.63%) Drupal
2 8 (3.23%) CMS
2 8 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (3.23%) Sitefinity
2 8 (3.23%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.21%) concrete5
4 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.81%) FreeHand
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) InVision
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.81%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.82%) GitHub
4 5 (2.02%) SaaS
5 4 (1.61%) Google Play
5 4 (1.61%) Office 365
6 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.40%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.40%) iTunes
7 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.82%) HTTP
2 4 (1.61%) Firewall
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 3 (1.21%) LAN
3 3 (1.21%) WAN
4 2 (0.81%) Skype
4 2 (0.81%) SSH
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.85%) MySQL
2 16 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.03%) RDBMS
3 10 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.02%) Big Data
4 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.21%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.21%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.81%) SQLite
7 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (21.37%) Xcode
2 46 (18.55%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.65%) Subversion
4 13 (5.24%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.24%) JIRA
5 9 (3.63%) Gradle
6 8 (3.23%) Selenium
7 6 (2.42%) CocoaPods
8 5 (2.02%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.02%) Grunt
8 5 (2.02%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.61%) git-flow
9 4 (1.61%) gulp
9 4 (1.61%) Maven
10 3 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.21%) Mocha
11 2 (0.81%) Appium
11 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (16.13%) Finance
2 38 (15.32%) Banking
3 32 (12.90%) Retail
4 20 (8.06%) Advertising
5 18 (7.26%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.63%) Marketing
7 4 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.21%) Games
8 3 (1.21%) Law
8 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (66.53%) Developer
2 75 (30.24%) iOS Developer
3 25 (10.08%) Mobile Developer
4 22 (8.87%) Architect
5 19 (7.66%) Android Developer
6 17 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 15 (6.05%) Lead Developer
8 15 (6.05%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 14 (5.65%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.84%) Lead iOS Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Analyst
11 11 (4.44%) Junior
11 11 (4.44%) Junior Developer
11 11 (4.44%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.63%) iOS Android Developer
12 9 (3.63%) Objective-C Developer
13 8 (3.23%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.21%) HTML
2 46 (18.55%) JSON
3 45 (18.15%) Web Services
4 42 (16.94%) CSS
5 36 (14.52%) .NET
6 27 (10.89%) jQuery
7 24 (9.68%) RESTful
8 22 (8.87%) AngularJS
9 21 (8.47%) REST
10 17 (6.85%) ASP.NET
10 17 (6.85%) HTML5
11 16 (6.45%) iOS SDK
11 16 (6.45%) XML
12 15 (6.05%) Cocoa
13 14 (5.65%) React
13 14 (5.65%) SOAP
14 10 (4.03%) Cocoa Touch
15 9 (3.63%) UIKit
16 8 (3.23%) Ajax
16 8 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 93 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 32 (12.90%) User Experience
3 24 (9.68%) Smartphone
4 19 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.66%) iPhone
5 18 (7.26%) Computer Science
6 17 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (5.65%) Client/Server
7 14 (5.65%) Handset
8 8 (3.23%) iPad
9 7 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (2.42%) Online Banking
11 5 (2.02%) BBC
11 5 (2.02%) Social Media
11 5 (2.02%) Xbox
12 3 (1.21%) Blog
12 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.21%) Life Science
13 2 (0.81%) IVR
13 2 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 175 (70.56%) Android
2 30 (12.10%) Windows
3 12 (4.84%) Linux
4 9 (3.63%) Unix
5 7 (2.82%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.21%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.40%) Debian
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (54.84%) iOS Development
2 129 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (33.47%) Android Development
4 66 (26.61%) Scrum
5 52 (20.97%) Mobile Development
6 46 (18.55%) TDD
7 41 (16.53%) Unit Testing
8 25 (10.08%) BDD
8 25 (10.08%) Web Development
9 23 (9.27%) MVC
9 23 (9.27%) Test Automation
10 21 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.47%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
11 20 (8.06%) Software Engineering
12 19 (7.66%) SDLC
13 18 (7.26%) DevOps
13 18 (7.26%) Waterfall
14 15 (6.05%) Kanban
15 12 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 78 (31.45%) Java
3 77 (31.05%) Objective-C
4 74 (29.84%) Apple Swift
5 53 (21.37%) C#
6 37 (14.92%) PHP
7 32 (12.90%) SQL
8 30 (12.10%) C++
9 13 (5.24%) C
10 11 (4.44%) Ruby
10 11 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.63%) Scala
12 5 (2.02%) Python
12 5 (2.02%) VB
13 4 (1.61%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.21%) Go
15 2 (0.81%) ES6
15 2 (0.81%) Haskell
15 2 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (13.31%) Degree
2 8 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.42%) MCP
4 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.02%) ISEB
6 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.81%) Mesos
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (11.69%) Xamarin
2 25 (10.08%) Apple
3 22 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.66%) Google
5 13 (5.24%) Facebook
6 8 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.23%) Twitter
7 6 (2.42%) Oracle
8 5 (2.02%) Sony
8 5 (2.02%) Yahoo!
9 4 (1.61%) Zend
10 3 (1.21%) Adobe
11 2 (0.81%) Capita
12 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.40%) HP
12 1 (0.40%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.40%) Sencha
12 1 (0.40%) VMware