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

Apple Swift
England > North West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 302 252
Rank change year-on-year -2 -50 +88
Permanent jobs citing Apple Swift 56 63 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.50% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.88% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 83
North West median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £60,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

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 6,371 7,166 6,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.12% 56.35% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,352 6,009 5,783
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +18 55 £42,000 -6.67% 17
Lancashire +10 1 £27,500 -34.52% 1
Apple Swift
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 52 (92.86%) Objective-C
1 52 (92.86%) Apple iOS
2 47 (83.93%) iOS Development
3 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.00%) Android
5 26 (46.43%) Java
5 26 (46.43%) Mobile Development
6 20 (35.71%) Android Development
7 18 (32.14%) Mobile App
7 18 (32.14%) TDD
8 17 (30.36%) User Experience
9 15 (26.79%) BDD
10 14 (25.00%) iOS SDK
10 14 (25.00%) Xcode
10 14 (25.00%) Scrum
11 13 (23.21%) OOP
11 13 (23.21%) Apple
11 13 (23.21%) CocoaPods
12 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
13 11 (19.64%) Degree
13 11 (19.64%) JSON
13 11 (19.64%) RESTful
13 11 (19.64%) C++
14 10 (17.86%) HTML
14 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.86%) Cocoa
14 10 (17.86%) Finance
14 10 (17.86%) Analytics

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:

Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.93%) Firebase
3 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.57%) iTunes
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (1.79%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) HTTP
2 8 (14.29%) SSL
2 8 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.71%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Xcode
2 13 (23.21%) CocoaPods
3 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.71%) Gradle
6 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.79%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.79%) Clang
7 1 (1.79%) git-flow
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Electronics
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 38 (67.86%) iOS Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Android Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (17.86%) iOS Android Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Junior
5 7 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Junior iOS Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Junior Android Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Designer
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead iOS Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior iOS Developer
9 2 (3.57%) iOS Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 11 (19.64%) JSON
2 11 (19.64%) RESTful
3 10 (17.86%) Cocoa
3 10 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) Core Data
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) Core Animation
5 8 (14.29%) RxSwift
5 8 (14.29%) XML
6 7 (12.50%) Android SDK
7 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.71%) CarPlay
7 6 (10.71%) HTML5
8 5 (8.93%) Flash
8 5 (8.93%) Material Design
8 5 (8.93%) OpenGL
8 5 (8.93%) React
9 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Mobile App
2 17 (30.36%) User Experience
3 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
4 9 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (14.29%) Animation
6 5 (8.93%) Online Banking
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
7 4 (7.14%) SWIFT
8 3 (5.36%) Apple TV
8 3 (5.36%) Vector Graphics
9 2 (3.57%) Acoustics
10 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.79%) Fintech
10 1 (1.79%) iPad
10 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 52 (92.86%) Apple iOS
2 28 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) iOS Development
2 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) Mobile Development
4 20 (35.71%) Android Development
5 18 (32.14%) TDD
6 15 (26.79%) BDD
7 14 (25.00%) Scrum
8 13 (23.21%) OOP
9 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (17.86%) Analytics
11 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
12 8 (14.29%) Microservices
12 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 7 (12.50%) OO
14 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (8.93%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) Objective-C
2 26 (46.43%) Java
3 11 (19.64%) C++
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) C
6 7 (12.50%) Scala
7 6 (10.71%) Python
8 5 (8.93%) C#
8 5 (8.93%) Kotlin
8 5 (8.93%) Ruby
9 3 (5.36%) GLSL
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) SQL
10 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Apple
2 5 (8.93%) SAP
2 5 (8.93%) Xamarin
3 4 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.79%) Juniper
4 1 (1.79%) Sophos