Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
England > North West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 145 149
Rank change year-on-year -23 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 213 283 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 2.16% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.39% 9.50% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 159 240 234
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,975 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,350 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%

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 2,539 2,980 2,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.64% 22.70% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,014 2,359 2,314
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,325
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 -8 161 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Cheshire -13 41 £34,000 -28.42% 12
Lancashire +2 4 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Merseyside +3 3 £32,500 -10.34% 6
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 175 (82.16%) Android
2 81 (38.03%) Java
3 80 (37.56%) iOS Development
4 74 (34.74%) Objective-C
5 73 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 71 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 52 (24.41%) Android Development
8 49 (23.00%) HTML
9 48 (22.54%) Apple Swift
10 43 (20.19%) Mobile Development
10 43 (20.19%) Microsoft
11 42 (19.72%) CSS
12 37 (17.37%) User Experience
13 36 (16.90%) Software Engineering
14 35 (16.43%) C#
15 34 (15.96%) .NET
15 34 (15.96%) JSON
16 32 (15.02%) Scrum
17 31 (14.55%) Windows
18 30 (14.08%) Linux
18 30 (14.08%) PHP
18 30 (14.08%) Active Directory
19 29 (13.62%) MySQL
20 28 (13.15%) Degree
20 28 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (13.15%) Git (software)
21 26 (12.21%) TDD
21 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
22 25 (11.74%) Finance

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 12 (5.63%) Confluence
2 5 (2.35%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.35%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.41%) IIS
5 2 (0.94%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (8.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (6.10%) Photoshop
3 11 (5.16%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.29%) InVision
5 3 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.51%) Office 365
2 12 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 10 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.88%) Firebase
6 3 (1.41%) Google Pay
7 2 (0.94%) Apple Pay
7 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.94%) Google Play
7 2 (0.94%) npm
7 2 (0.94%) SaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Force.com
8 1 (0.47%) GitHub
8 1 (0.47%) iTunes
8 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.39%) TCP/IP
2 16 (7.51%) HTTP
3 14 (6.57%) SSL
4 10 (4.69%) Firewall
5 9 (4.23%) DHCP
5 9 (4.23%) DNS
5 9 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (3.29%) Bluetooth
6 7 (3.29%) Skype
7 6 (2.82%) Intranet
7 6 (2.82%) VoIP
8 5 (2.35%) Internet
8 5 (2.35%) VPN
8 5 (2.35%) Wireless
9 3 (1.41%) LAN
9 3 (1.41%) WAN
10 2 (0.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.62%) MySQL
2 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.69%) Big Data
4 6 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.35%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (13.15%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.86%) JIRA
2 21 (9.86%) Xcode
3 13 (6.10%) CocoaPods
3 13 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.69%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.29%) Selenium
6 6 (2.82%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.35%) Axure RP
7 5 (2.35%) CodeSonar
7 5 (2.35%) git-flow
7 5 (2.35%) Robot Framework
8 4 (1.88%) Gradle
8 4 (1.88%) Subversion
9 3 (1.41%) GitLab
9 3 (1.41%) Maven
9 3 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.94%) Babel
10 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (11.74%) Finance
2 23 (10.80%) Banking
3 18 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.16%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.16%) Law
5 9 (4.23%) Electronics
5 9 (4.23%) Marketing
5 9 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.29%) Advertising
7 6 (2.82%) Automotive
8 5 (2.35%) Games
8 5 (2.35%) Retail
9 3 (1.41%) Legal
10 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (48.36%) Developer
2 45 (21.13%) iOS Developer
3 31 (14.55%) Mobile Developer
4 21 (9.86%) Android Developer
5 20 (9.39%) Designer
6 18 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 17 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 15 (7.04%) iOS Android Developer
8 15 (7.04%) UX Designer
9 14 (6.57%) Architect
10 13 (6.10%) .NET Developer
11 12 (5.63%) UI Designer
11 12 (5.63%) UI/UX Designer
12 11 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (5.16%) Junior
12 11 (5.16%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Analyst
13 10 (4.69%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (4.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.00%) HTML
2 42 (19.72%) CSS
3 34 (15.96%) .NET
3 34 (15.96%) JSON
4 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET
5 21 (9.86%) RESTful
6 20 (9.39%) HTML5
7 17 (7.98%) Ajax
8 16 (7.51%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.04%) Redux
10 14 (6.57%) Web Services
11 13 (6.10%) React
12 12 (5.63%) jQuery
12 12 (5.63%) Node.js
12 12 (5.63%) React Native
12 12 (5.63%) XML
13 11 (5.16%) .NET Core
13 11 (5.16%) Cocoa
13 11 (5.16%) Cocoa Touch
14 10 (4.69%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 71 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 37 (17.37%) User Experience
3 15 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.63%) Mainframe
4 12 (5.63%) Wiki
5 9 (4.23%) Animation
6 5 (2.35%) Digital TV
6 5 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.35%) STB
6 5 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.88%) Fintech
7 4 (1.88%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.41%) Apple TV
8 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.41%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.41%) Handset
8 3 (1.41%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 175 (82.16%) Android
2 31 (14.55%) Windows
3 30 (14.08%) Linux
4 14 (6.57%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.23%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (4.23%) Mac OS
6 8 (3.76%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.82%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.35%) pSOS
9 4 (1.88%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.41%) watchOS
10 3 (1.41%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.56%) iOS Development
2 73 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (24.41%) Android Development
4 43 (20.19%) Mobile Development
5 36 (16.90%) Software Engineering
6 32 (15.02%) Scrum
7 28 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (12.21%) TDD
9 25 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (11.74%) Web Development
10 22 (10.33%) BDD
11 19 (8.92%) Wireframes
12 18 (8.45%) OO
12 18 (8.45%) OOP
12 18 (8.45%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.98%) ITIL
13 17 (7.98%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (7.04%) Analytics
14 15 (7.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.03%) Java
2 74 (34.74%) Objective-C
3 71 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 48 (22.54%) Apple Swift
5 35 (16.43%) C#
6 30 (14.08%) PHP
7 24 (11.27%) SQL
8 20 (9.39%) C++
9 17 (7.98%) C
10 13 (6.10%) Python
11 10 (4.69%) Perl
12 9 (4.23%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.29%) VB
14 6 (2.82%) PowerShell
15 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.35%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.88%) VB6
17 3 (1.41%) Embedded C
17 3 (1.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (13.15%) Degree
2 22 (10.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.16%) MCP
3 11 (5.16%) MCSE
4 6 (2.82%) CCNA
4 6 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.82%) MCDST
5 5 (2.35%) CISSP
5 5 (2.35%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.35%) GIAC
5 5 (2.35%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (2.35%) SANS
5 5 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.35%) SSCP
6 4 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.88%) OSCP
7 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.88%) SLA
4 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.23%) Docker
3 5 (2.35%) vSphere
4 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.41%) Firmware
5 3 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Puppet
2 5 (2.35%) Salt
3 4 (1.88%) SCCM
4 2 (0.94%) Ansible
4 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Kibana
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.74%) Xamarin
3 23 (10.80%) Apple
4 17 (7.98%) MobileIron
5 13 (6.10%) Adobe
6 7 (3.29%) Google
7 6 (2.82%) Ivanti
7 6 (2.82%) SAP
8 5 (2.35%) Oracle
9 4 (1.88%) VMware
10 2 (0.94%) Facebook
10 2 (0.94%) Twitter
11 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.47%) Avaya
11 1 (0.47%) Citrix
11 1 (0.47%) hybris
11 1 (0.47%) Mitel
11 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.47%) Telerik