Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 287 288
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Apple 61 77 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.27% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 52
North West median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% +23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £20,875
90th Percentile £58,800 £56,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +10.29%

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 5,735 6,054 4,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 45.89% 45.83% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,638 4,831 4,027
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,270 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.73% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +4 46 £34,250 -14.38% 12
Cheshire -14 9 £32,500 +51.16% 2
Merseyside - 3 £22,200 - 2
Lancashire -2 2 £34,250 +5.38% 6
Cumbria - 1 - -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Apple iOS
3 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
5 19 (31.15%) iOS Development
6 18 (29.51%) Google
7 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (24.59%) Objective-C
9 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
9 14 (22.95%) RESTful
10 13 (21.31%) VMware
11 11 (18.03%) Cisco
11 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.03%) User Experience
11 11 (18.03%) Facebook
12 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (16.39%) JSON
12 10 (16.39%) VoIP
13 9 (14.75%) .NET
13 9 (14.75%) Citrix
13 9 (14.75%) Degree
13 9 (14.75%) Android
14 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
14 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (13.11%) BDD
14 8 (13.11%) Social Media
14 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
14 8 (13.11%) Yahoo!
14 8 (13.11%) TDD
14 8 (13.11%) Sony

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 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 6 (9.84%) Google Play
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.28%) iTunes
5 1 (1.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) VoIP
2 6 (9.84%) SAN
3 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.56%) Bluetooth
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) HTTP
4 4 (6.56%) SSL
4 4 (6.56%) VPN
5 2 (3.28%) SSH
5 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.64%) Broadband
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Xcode
3 5 (8.20%) CocoaPods
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.28%) git-flow
4 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.48%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) iOS Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Social Media Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Support
8 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) RESTful
2 10 (16.39%) JSON
3 9 (14.75%) .NET
4 8 (13.11%) Web Services
5 6 (9.84%) Cocoa
5 6 (9.84%) XML
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.20%) Core Data
6 5 (8.20%) CSS
6 5 (8.20%) HTML
6 5 (8.20%) Node.js
6 5 (8.20%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Core
7 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.56%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.56%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (6.56%) React
7 4 (6.56%) RxSwift
7 4 (6.56%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) User Experience
2 8 (13.11%) BBC
2 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Social Media
3 6 (9.84%) iPad
3 6 (9.84%) iPhone
3 6 (9.84%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.56%) Animation
4 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Apple iOS
3 9 (14.75%) Android
4 8 (13.11%) Linux
5 7 (11.48%) Mac OS X
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.64%) Unix
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) iOS Development
3 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (13.11%) BDD
4 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL
4 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
4 8 (13.11%) TDD
5 6 (9.84%) Decision-Making
5 6 (9.84%) Global Marketing
5 6 (9.84%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) Analytics
6 5 (8.20%) Android Development
6 5 (8.20%) Web Application Development
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.56%) MVC
7 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) Objective-C
2 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) Apple Swift
3 6 (9.84%) Java
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 4 (6.56%) Java 8
5 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.64%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.28%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) XenApp
5 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.64%) Firmware
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.64%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.64%) Nmap
2 1 (1.64%) QRadar
2 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Google
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco
3 11 (18.03%) Facebook
3 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.75%) Citrix
5 8 (13.11%) Sony
5 8 (13.11%) Yahoo!
6 6 (9.84%) Ivanti
7 2 (3.28%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Capita
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) McAfee
8 1 (1.64%) Mitel
8 1 (1.64%) Qualys
8 1 (1.64%) Remedy
8 1 (1.64%) Splunk