Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Apple
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 277 290
Rank change year-on-year +28 +13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Apple 91 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 1.58% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 80 85 67
North West median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +44.00% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £18,461
90th Percentile £45,375 £59,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Apple is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,576 5,872 5,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.71% 46.42% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,661 4,567 4,394
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the North West

Apple
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Apple in the North West

Apple
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Apple in the North West

Apple
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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 +28 74 £35,000 -4.11% 12
Cheshire +16 12 £21,500 -46.25% 2
Lancashire +6 3 £20,000 -40.30%
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Apple 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.

1 36 (39.56%) Windows
2 32 (35.16%) Google
3 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.97%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (31.87%) BDD
5 29 (31.87%) TDD
6 28 (30.77%) .NET
6 28 (30.77%) OO
6 28 (30.77%) Facebook
7 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
7 27 (29.67%) MVC
7 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
8 26 (28.57%) Ruby
8 26 (28.57%) Node.js
8 26 (28.57%) RESTful
8 26 (28.57%) .NET Core
9 25 (27.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (26.37%) BBC
10 24 (26.37%) Yahoo!
10 24 (26.37%) WCF
10 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
10 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
10 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
10 24 (26.37%) C#
10 24 (26.37%) Sony
10 24 (26.37%) Web Application Development
10 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (26.37%) NoSQL
10 24 (26.37%) Social Media
10 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2016

Apple
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 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) Drupal
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) Confluence
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.30%) Google Play
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon Alexa
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) Apple Pay
4 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.20%) Dialogflow
4 2 (2.20%) Google Pay
4 2 (2.20%) Wit.ai
5 1 (1.10%) Firebase
5 1 (1.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.38%) DHCP
1 14 (15.38%) DNS
2 11 (12.09%) SAN
3 8 (8.79%) VoIP
4 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.49%) HTTP
5 5 (5.49%) Skype
5 5 (5.49%) SSL
6 4 (4.40%) VPN
7 3 (3.30%) NAS
8 2 (2.20%) Bluetooth
8 2 (2.20%) Firewall
8 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.20%) WebEx
8 2 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) NoSQL
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) CocoaPods
3 1 (1.10%) fastlane
3 1 (1.10%) Grunt
3 1 (1.10%) gulp
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.10%) webpack
3 1 (1.10%) Xcode
3 1 (1.10%) Xdebug
General
1 10 (10.99%) Marketing
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (50.55%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) .NET Developer
3 24 (26.37%) Social Media Developer
4 12 (13.19%) iOS Developer
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Help Desk Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) IT Support
6 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.49%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.49%) IT Technician
8 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.40%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.77%) .NET
2 26 (28.57%) .NET Core
2 26 (28.57%) Node.js
2 26 (28.57%) RESTful
3 25 (27.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
4 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (26.37%) WCF
5 7 (7.69%) JSON
5 7 (7.69%) XML
6 6 (6.59%) REST
7 5 (5.49%) Cocoa
7 5 (5.49%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (5.49%) Core Animation
7 5 (5.49%) Core Data
7 5 (5.49%) ReactiveCocoa
7 5 (5.49%) RxSwift
8 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.40%) CSS
8 4 (4.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) BBC
1 24 (26.37%) Social Media
2 10 (10.99%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (9.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.49%) Animation
4 5 (5.49%) User Experience
5 4 (4.40%) Apple TV
5 4 (4.40%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) iPhone
8 1 (1.10%) NHS
8 1 (1.10%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.56%) Windows
2 23 (25.27%) Apple iOS
3 18 (19.78%) Mac OS X
4 14 (15.38%) Linux
5 12 (13.19%) Android
5 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.49%) Mac OS
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.30%) watchOS
9 2 (2.20%) Unix
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.97%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (31.87%) BDD
3 29 (31.87%) TDD
4 28 (30.77%) OO
5 27 (29.67%) MVC
6 24 (26.37%) Web Application Development
7 16 (17.58%) ITIL
8 14 (15.38%) iOS Development
9 8 (8.79%) Decision-Making
9 8 (8.79%) Server Management
10 7 (7.69%) Global Marketing
11 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.59%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
12 5 (5.49%) OOP
13 4 (4.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) Ruby
2 24 (26.37%) C#
3 15 (16.48%) Apple Swift
4 13 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.40%) Java
7 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.20%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) MCITP
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (8.79%) MCP
2 8 (8.79%) MCSA
2 8 (8.79%) MCSE
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) CCNA
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.30%) SLA
4 2 (2.20%) QA
5 1 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.79%) Terminal Server
3 8 (8.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 32 (35.16%) Google
2 28 (30.77%) Facebook
3 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.37%) Sony
3 24 (26.37%) Yahoo!
4 23 (25.27%) Cisco
5 20 (21.98%) Citrix
6 11 (12.09%) VMware
7 8 (8.79%) Ivanti
8 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.30%) Veeam
9 2 (2.20%) IBM
9 2 (2.20%) Twitter
10 1 (1.10%) Samsung
10 1 (1.10%) Wyse
10 1 (1.10%) Xamarin