Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 288 290
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Apple 83 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 67 58
North West median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,175
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -3.77% -7.40%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,550 £43,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%

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 6,036 5,471 5,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.56% 44.11% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,830 4,436 4,080
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 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 +15 50 £35,000 +16.67% 19
Cheshire -25 29 £40,000 +90.48% 3
Lancashire +1 2 £25,250 -36.88% 2
Merseyside +22 1 £22,200 -31.69% 2
Cumbria - 1 £21,000 -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 (43.37%) Windows
2 33 (39.76%) Apple iOS
3 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (32.53%) iOS Development
5 24 (28.92%) Google
6 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
7 18 (21.69%) Office 365
8 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
8 17 (20.48%) Objective-C
9 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
9 16 (19.28%) Mac OS X
9 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
9 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
10 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
10 15 (18.07%) Android
10 15 (18.07%) Web Services
10 15 (18.07%) Xcode
11 14 (16.87%) Apple Swift
12 13 (15.66%) iPhone
12 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (15.66%) Facebook
12 13 (15.66%) Windows 8
12 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
13 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (14.46%) Smartphone
13 12 (14.46%) Subversion
13 12 (14.46%) Java
13 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
14 11 (13.25%) MCSA

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 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.20%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) iTunes
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) Google Play
4 2 (2.41%) G Suite
5 1 (1.20%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) Firewall
2 10 (12.05%) DHCP
2 10 (12.05%) DNS
3 4 (4.82%) VPN
4 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.41%) SSH
5 2 (2.41%) VLAN
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
6 1 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.20%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.07%) Xcode
3 12 (14.46%) Subversion
4 3 (3.61%) JIRA
5 2 (2.41%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.41%) git-flow
6 1 (1.20%) Calabash
6 1 (1.20%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.20%) Gradle
6 1 (1.20%) gulp
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.20%) webpack
6 1 (1.20%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
1 9 (10.84%) Retail
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
2 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Games
3 2 (2.41%) Law
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 23 (27.71%) iOS Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) IT Support
4 10 (12.05%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Social Media Developer
5 9 (10.84%) IT Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Applications Developer
6 8 (9.64%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Lead DevOps
10 3 (3.61%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) Web Services
2 10 (12.05%) UIKit
3 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
3 8 (9.64%) JSON
4 7 (8.43%) Laravel
4 7 (8.43%) React
4 7 (8.43%) Spring
4 7 (8.43%) Symfony
5 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.23%) REST
6 5 (6.02%) Node.js
7 4 (4.82%) RESTful
8 3 (3.61%) HTML
8 3 (3.61%) Struts
9 2 (2.41%) CSS
9 2 (2.41%) Java EE
9 2 (2.41%) SOAP
9 2 (2.41%) WCF
9 2 (2.41%) XML
10 1 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) iPhone
1 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.46%) Smartphone
3 11 (13.25%) iPad
3 11 (13.25%) User Experience
4 10 (12.05%) BBC
4 10 (12.05%) Social Media
5 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.41%) BYOD
7 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.41%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.20%) Apple TV
8 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.37%) Windows
2 33 (39.76%) Apple iOS
3 16 (19.28%) Mac OS X
3 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
4 15 (18.07%) Android
5 13 (15.66%) Windows 8
5 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.82%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.61%) Linux
10 1 (1.20%) SUSE
10 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) iOS Development
3 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
4 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) Mobile Development
7 6 (7.23%) Android Development
7 6 (7.23%) OOP
8 5 (6.02%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.02%) Open Source
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.82%) Kanban
9 4 (4.82%) Scrum
10 3 (3.61%) Change Control
10 3 (3.61%) DevOps
10 3 (3.61%) People Management
10 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.61%) Software Distribution
10 3 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) Objective-C
2 14 (16.87%) Apple Swift
3 12 (14.46%) Java
4 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) PHP
6 2 (2.41%) C
6 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.41%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) VBScript
7 1 (1.20%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) R
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.25%) MCITP
2 11 (13.25%) MCSA
3 10 (12.05%) Degree
4 9 (10.84%) MCP
4 9 (10.84%) MCSE
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.20%) PhD
6 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Firmware
4 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Google
2 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.66%) Facebook
4 10 (12.05%) Sony
4 10 (12.05%) Yahoo!
5 5 (6.02%) HP
6 4 (4.82%) Cisco
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Citrix
8 2 (2.41%) Dell
8 2 (2.41%) IBM
8 2 (2.41%) Mitel
8 2 (2.41%) Samsung
8 2 (2.41%) Twitter
9 1 (1.20%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.20%) Aspera
9 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.20%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.20%) Signiant