Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 124 164
Rank change year-on-year -23 +40 -42
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 288 311 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.24% 2.52% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.53% 11.20% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 248 261 181
North West median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £57,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 3,023 2,776 2,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.49% 22.54% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,371 2,280 2,394
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,325 £54,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -21 181 £40,000 - 70
Cheshire -8 91 £45,000 +24.14% 12
Lancashire -3 6 £37,500 +2.74% 2
Merseyside +8 5 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 211 (73.26%) Android
2 150 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (49.65%) iOS Development
4 98 (34.03%) Java
5 94 (32.64%) Objective-C
6 91 (31.60%) JavaScript
7 89 (30.90%) Mobile App
8 87 (30.21%) Android Development
9 74 (25.69%) Apple Swift
10 70 (24.31%) Scrum
11 60 (20.83%) Mobile Development
12 58 (20.14%) Finance
13 51 (17.71%) HTML
13 51 (17.71%) Xcode
14 50 (17.36%) TDD
15 48 (16.67%) C#
15 48 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 47 (16.32%) Unit Testing
17 46 (15.97%) Web Services
18 43 (14.93%) PHP
19 41 (14.24%) C++
19 41 (14.24%) CSS
19 41 (14.24%) Web Development
20 40 (13.89%) Google
21 39 (13.54%) Degree
22 38 (13.19%) RESTful
22 38 (13.19%) User Experience
22 38 (13.19%) Xamarin
23 36 (12.50%) SQL
24 34 (11.81%) Banking

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 10 (3.47%) CMS
2 7 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.04%) concrete5
5 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.69%) Drupal
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) SAS
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.69%) FreeHand
3 1 (0.35%) GIMP
3 1 (0.35%) InVision
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Pixate
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) BASE24
2 4 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.47%) Google Play
3 7 (2.43%) iTunes
4 5 (1.74%) Firebase
4 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.74%) Office 365
5 4 (1.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.69%) G Suite
6 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) Wireless
2 6 (2.08%) Network Security
3 4 (1.39%) Firewall
4 3 (1.04%) Broadband
4 3 (1.04%) Internet
4 3 (1.04%) SSH
4 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.69%) DHCP
5 2 (0.69%) DNS
5 2 (0.69%) HTTP
5 2 (0.69%) Skype
6 1 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.35%) VoIP
6 1 (0.35%) VPN
6 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.25%) MySQL
2 8 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.74%) Big Data
5 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.39%) SQLite
6 3 (1.04%) phpMyAdmin
7 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (17.71%) Xcode
2 48 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.29%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.94%) Subversion
5 18 (6.25%) JIRA
6 13 (4.51%) Gradle
7 11 (3.82%) CocoaPods
8 10 (3.47%) Bitbucket
8 10 (3.47%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.13%) Maven
10 6 (2.08%) gulp
10 6 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.74%) git-flow
11 5 (1.74%) Selenium
12 4 (1.39%) Grunt
13 3 (1.04%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.04%) Mocha
14 2 (0.69%) JUnit
General
1 58 (20.14%) Finance
2 34 (11.81%) Banking
3 30 (10.42%) Advertising
4 25 (8.68%) Retail
5 12 (4.17%) Marketing
6 11 (3.82%) Games
7 8 (2.78%) Billing
8 7 (2.43%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.74%) Legal
10 4 (1.39%) Law
10 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.39%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.04%) Automotive
11 3 (1.04%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.69%) Publishing
13 1 (0.35%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 188 (65.28%) Developer
2 76 (26.39%) iOS Developer
3 27 (9.38%) Mobile Developer
4 25 (8.68%) Android Developer
5 19 (6.60%) Architect
6 18 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 18 (6.25%) Tester
7 16 (5.56%) Junior
8 15 (5.21%) Analyst
8 15 (5.21%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.86%) Junior Developer
10 13 (4.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (4.51%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
11 12 (4.17%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.82%) iOS Android Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Applications Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Objective-C Developer
13 10 (3.47%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.71%) HTML
2 46 (15.97%) Web Services
3 41 (14.24%) CSS
4 38 (13.19%) RESTful
5 33 (11.46%) AngularJS
5 33 (11.46%) JSON
6 29 (10.07%) jQuery
7 26 (9.03%) REST
8 24 (8.33%) .NET
9 23 (7.99%) iOS SDK
9 23 (7.99%) React
10 20 (6.94%) Ajax
11 19 (6.60%) HTML5
12 17 (5.90%) React Native
13 16 (5.56%) CSS3
13 16 (5.56%) SOAP
13 16 (5.56%) XML
14 14 (4.86%) Cocoa
15 12 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
15 12 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 89 (30.90%) Mobile App
2 38 (13.19%) User Experience
3 26 (9.03%) iPhone
4 21 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.60%) Smartphone
7 14 (4.86%) iPad
8 10 (3.47%) BBC
8 10 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.47%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (3.47%) Social Media
9 8 (2.78%) Virtual Team
10 7 (2.43%) IVR
11 5 (1.74%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.74%) Xbox
12 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.39%) Handset
13 3 (1.04%) Fintech
13 3 (1.04%) Life Science
13 3 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 211 (73.26%) Android
2 30 (10.42%) Windows
3 22 (7.64%) Linux
4 8 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.43%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (2.08%) Unix
6 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.04%) AIX
8 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.04%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (49.65%) iOS Development
3 87 (30.21%) Android Development
4 70 (24.31%) Scrum
5 60 (20.83%) Mobile Development
6 50 (17.36%) TDD
7 47 (16.32%) Unit Testing
8 41 (14.24%) Web Development
9 33 (11.46%) BDD
10 32 (11.11%) OO
11 31 (10.76%) SDLC
12 26 (9.03%) Software Engineering
13 23 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (7.99%) Test Automation
14 22 (7.64%) MVC
15 21 (7.29%) DevOps
16 20 (6.94%) Front End Development
16 20 (6.94%) Mentoring
16 20 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.03%) Java
2 94 (32.64%) Objective-C
3 91 (31.60%) JavaScript
4 74 (25.69%) Apple Swift
5 48 (16.67%) C#
6 43 (14.93%) PHP
7 41 (14.24%) C++
8 36 (12.50%) SQL
9 14 (4.86%) Python
10 13 (4.51%) C
11 12 (4.17%) Ruby
12 6 (2.08%) Scala
12 6 (2.08%) VB
12 6 (2.08%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.74%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.04%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.69%) Erlang
15 2 (0.69%) Go
15 2 (0.69%) Haskell
15 2 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (13.54%) Degree
2 9 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.43%) CREST Certified
4 6 (2.08%) OSCP
4 6 (2.08%) SANS
5 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.74%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.39%) ISEB
7 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.04%) MCP
8 2 (0.69%) MCITP
8 2 (0.69%) MCSA
9 1 (0.35%) MCDST
9 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.08%) Docker
3 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.69%) Mesos
2 2 (0.69%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.35%) Nessus
3 1 (0.35%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (13.89%) Google
2 38 (13.19%) Xamarin
3 33 (11.46%) Apple
4 17 (5.90%) Oracle
5 11 (3.82%) Facebook
6 10 (3.47%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.47%) Sony
6 10 (3.47%) Yahoo!
7 9 (3.13%) Adobe
8 8 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.74%) Sun
9 5 (1.74%) VMware
10 4 (1.39%) Capita
11 3 (1.04%) Twitter
12 2 (0.69%) HP
12 2 (0.69%) Kony
13 1 (0.35%) IBM
13 1 (0.35%) Ivanti
13 1 (0.35%) Mitel
13 1 (0.35%) Zend