Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple iOS
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 156 138
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Apple iOS 257 228 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.96% 1.91% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.52% 8.99% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 216 191 269
North West median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 3016 2537 3083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.00% 21.28% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2117 2529
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +0.00% +5.88%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -11 185 £42,500 +21.43% 11
Cheshire -15 60 £42,500 - 5
Merseyside +5 8 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Lancashire -8 3 £46,000 +26.03% 1
Apple iOS
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 194 (75.49%) Android
2 127 (49.42%) iOS Development
3 117 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (37.35%) Mobile App
5 84 (32.68%) JavaScript
6 76 (29.57%) Android Development
7 75 (29.18%) HTML
8 71 (27.63%) C#
9 63 (24.51%) Java
10 62 (24.12%) Apple Swift
11 60 (23.35%) Objective-C
12 57 (22.18%) Mobile Development
13 54 (21.01%) Scrum
14 53 (20.62%) .NET
15 50 (19.46%) CSS
16 46 (17.90%) Web Services
17 44 (17.12%) TDD
18 43 (16.73%) Retail
19 41 (15.95%) Xcode
20 40 (15.56%) Banking
20 40 (15.56%) PHP
21 39 (15.18%) Windows
22 35 (13.62%) Degree
23 34 (13.23%) MVC
23 34 (13.23%) Finance
23 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
24 33 (12.84%) jQuery
25 31 (12.06%) JSON
25 31 (12.06%) SQL
26 30 (11.67%) E-Commerce

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 13 (5.06%) CMS
2 10 (3.89%) Drupal
2 10 (3.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (3.89%) Sitefinity
2 10 (3.89%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.78%) Confluence
6 2 (0.78%) WordPress
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.39%) concrete5
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
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 5 (1.95%) Magento
2 3 (1.17%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.72%) GitHub
3 7 (2.72%) SaaS
4 4 (1.56%) Office 365
4 4 (1.56%) Trello
5 3 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.78%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.39%) Google Play
7 1 (0.39%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.11%) HTTP
2 5 (1.95%) LAN
2 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.95%) WAN
3 4 (1.56%) Internet
4 3 (1.17%) Firewall
5 2 (0.78%) SSH
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.12%) MySQL
3 13 (5.06%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.95%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.39%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.39%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (15.95%) Xcode
2 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.23%) JIRA
4 7 (2.72%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.72%) Selenium
4 7 (2.72%) Subversion
5 6 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.56%) git-flow
6 4 (1.56%) Gradle
6 4 (1.56%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.17%) Appium
7 3 (1.17%) JMeter
8 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.78%) GCC
8 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (16.73%) Retail
2 40 (15.56%) Banking
3 34 (13.23%) Finance
4 16 (6.23%) Marketing
5 13 (5.06%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.89%) Advertising
7 6 (2.33%) Publishing
7 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.56%) Games
8 4 (1.56%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.78%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 177 (68.87%) Developer
2 71 (27.63%) iOS Developer
3 26 (10.12%) Software Developer
4 24 (9.34%) Analyst
5 22 (8.56%) .NET Developer
6 21 (8.17%) Lead Developer
7 20 (7.78%) Mobile Developer
8 18 (7.00%) PHP Developer
9 16 (6.23%) Architect
10 15 (5.84%) Android Developer
10 15 (5.84%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.84%) Test Analyst
11 13 (5.06%) Mobile Solutions Architect
11 13 (5.06%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (3.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (29.18%) HTML
2 53 (20.62%) .NET
3 50 (19.46%) CSS
4 46 (17.90%) Web Services
5 33 (12.84%) jQuery
6 31 (12.06%) JSON
7 28 (10.89%) AngularJS
8 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET
9 24 (9.34%) RESTful
10 21 (8.17%) React
11 19 (7.39%) HTML5
12 16 (6.23%) REST
13 13 (5.06%) iOS SDK
14 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (4.28%) Ajax
16 10 (3.89%) Apache Cordova
17 8 (3.11%) Cocoa
17 8 (3.11%) CSS3
17 8 (3.11%) LAMP
17 8 (3.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (37.35%) Mobile App
2 29 (11.28%) User Experience
3 18 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.23%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (5.06%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.06%) Handset
5 13 (5.06%) Smartphone
6 6 (2.33%) iPhone
7 5 (1.95%) Fintech
8 3 (1.17%) Blog
8 3 (1.17%) iPad
8 3 (1.17%) IVR
8 3 (1.17%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Contactless
9 2 (0.78%) EPoS
9 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.78%) PKI
9 2 (0.78%) PMI
9 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 194 (75.49%) Android
2 39 (15.18%) Windows
3 10 (3.89%) Linux
4 9 (3.50%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.11%) Unix
6 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.56%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (49.42%) iOS Development
2 117 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (29.57%) Android Development
4 57 (22.18%) Mobile Development
5 54 (21.01%) Scrum
6 44 (17.12%) TDD
7 34 (13.23%) MVC
8 30 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 28 (10.89%) Test Automation
10 27 (10.51%) Software Engineering
11 26 (10.12%) Web Development
12 25 (9.73%) Unit Testing
13 22 (8.56%) Mobile Application Development
13 22 (8.56%) SDLC
14 19 (7.39%) BDD
14 19 (7.39%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (5.45%) DevOps
17 12 (4.67%) Kanban
18 11 (4.28%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.68%) JavaScript
2 71 (27.63%) C#
3 63 (24.51%) Java
4 62 (24.12%) Apple Swift
5 60 (23.35%) Objective-C
6 40 (15.56%) PHP
7 31 (12.06%) SQL
8 26 (10.12%) C++
9 17 (6.61%) VB.NET
10 12 (4.67%) C
11 8 (3.11%) VB
12 7 (2.72%) ES6
13 5 (1.95%) Perl
13 5 (1.95%) Ruby
14 4 (1.56%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.17%) Scala
16 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.39%) Go
16 1 (0.39%) sed
16 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (13.62%) Degree
2 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.50%) MCP
4 5 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.95%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.17%) ISEB
5 3 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.39%) CISSP
7 1 (0.39%) GIAC
7 1 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.39%) SANS
7 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) SSCP
7 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (9.34%) Microsoft
1 24 (9.34%) Xamarin
2 18 (7.00%) Apple
3 10 (3.89%) Facebook
3 10 (3.89%) Sitecore
3 10 (3.89%) Twitter
4 8 (3.11%) Google
5 7 (2.72%) Oracle
6 4 (1.56%) Adobe
6 4 (1.56%) Zend
7 3 (1.17%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.17%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.39%) Perforce
8 1 (0.39%) Samsung
8 1 (0.39%) Sencha
8 1 (0.39%) Sun
8 1 (0.39%) Telerik