Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Apple Swift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple Swift over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Swift
England > North West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 288 267
Rank change year-on-year -7 -21 +78
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 59 90 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.69% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.23% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 81
North West median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £69,000 £51,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Apple Swift is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,959 7,311 6,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.83% 55.77% 56.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,973 6,110 6,063
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,117 £60,800 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Apple Swift
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple Swift in the North West

Apple Swift
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Apple Swift in the North West

Apple Swift
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple Swift in the North West over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Apple Swift in the North West

Apple Swift
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 Swift within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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 -1 57 £43,750 +2.94% 16
Cheshire -1 2 £55,500 +11.00% 7
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Apple Swift 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 Swift.

1 55 (93.22%) Objective-C
2 51 (86.44%) Apple iOS
3 43 (72.88%) iOS Development
4 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (42.37%) Android
5 25 (42.37%) Java
6 22 (37.29%) Mobile App
7 18 (30.51%) Mobile Development
7 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
8 17 (28.81%) Apple
9 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
10 15 (25.42%) Android Development
11 14 (23.73%) User Experience
11 14 (23.73%) CocoaPods
11 14 (23.73%) OOP
12 13 (22.03%) TDD
12 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (20.34%) RESTful
13 12 (20.34%) OO
13 12 (20.34%) BDD
14 11 (18.64%) XML
14 11 (18.64%) HTTP
14 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
14 11 (18.64%) JSON
15 10 (16.95%) HTML
15 10 (16.95%) Cocoa
15 10 (16.95%) Cocoa Touch
15 10 (16.95%) RxSwift
15 10 (16.95%) Core Data
16 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree

Apple Swift
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 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.69%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Firebase
3 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.39%) Google Play
4 2 (3.39%) Serverless
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (1.69%) Dialogflow
5 1 (1.69%) iTunes
5 1 (1.69%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) HTTP
2 9 (15.25%) SSL
2 9 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.17%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) CocoaPods
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.56%) Xcode
4 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) fastlane
6 1 (1.69%) Gradle
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (13.56%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Electronics
3 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Developer
2 35 (59.32%) iOS Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Android Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Applications Developer
5 7 (11.86%) iOS Android Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Objective-C Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Junior
7 4 (6.78%) Junior Android Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Junior iOS Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Android Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Android Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) RESTful
2 11 (18.64%) JSON
2 11 (18.64%) XML
3 10 (16.95%) Cocoa
3 10 (16.95%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (16.95%) Core Data
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) RxSwift
4 9 (15.25%) Core Animation
4 9 (15.25%) CSS
4 9 (15.25%) ReactiveCocoa
5 8 (13.56%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.17%) CarPlay
6 6 (10.17%) Flash
6 6 (10.17%) OpenGL
7 5 (8.47%) iOS SDK
7 5 (8.47%) NativeScript
7 5 (8.47%) Spring
8 4 (6.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Mobile App
2 14 (23.73%) User Experience
3 9 (15.25%) Animation
4 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.78%) N-Tier
6 3 (5.08%) Acoustics
6 3 (5.08%) Apple TV
6 3 (5.08%) SWIFT
6 3 (5.08%) Vector Graphics
7 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.39%) Fintech
8 1 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.69%) iPhone
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Apple iOS
2 25 (42.37%) Android
3 3 (5.08%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) iOS Development
2 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) Mobile Development
4 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
5 15 (25.42%) Android Development
6 14 (23.73%) OOP
7 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.03%) TDD
8 12 (20.34%) BDD
8 12 (20.34%) OO
9 9 (15.25%) Analytics
9 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
9 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
9 9 (15.25%) Scrum
10 8 (13.56%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (13.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.86%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (11.86%) Microservices
12 6 (10.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) Objective-C
2 25 (42.37%) Java
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.56%) C#
4 8 (13.56%) C++
5 6 (10.17%) Python
5 6 (10.17%) Ruby
6 5 (8.47%) Kotlin
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) C
7 4 (6.78%) ES6
7 4 (6.78%) Perl
7 4 (6.78%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.08%) GLSL
9 1 (1.69%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) CCNA
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.69%) HockeyApp
1 1 (1.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Apple
2 8 (13.56%) Google
2 8 (13.56%) Xamarin
3 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 3 (5.08%) Facebook
5 2 (3.39%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) Sophos