Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 280 291
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Apple 85 90 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.69% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.49% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 80 78 66
North West median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +44.00% -11.50%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,750 £18,384
90th Percentile £48,000 £61,650 £40,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -

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 5,192 6,046 5,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.40% 46.05% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,133 4,674 4,425
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £59,650
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +30 69 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Cheshire +5 8 £23,500 +4.44% 4
Lancashire +4 4 £20,750 -36.15%
Cumbria +2 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £21,000 - 2
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (42.35%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Google
3 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.12%) TDD
4 29 (34.12%) BDD
5 28 (32.94%) RESTful
6 27 (31.76%) Apple iOS
7 26 (30.59%) OO
7 26 (30.59%) .NET
8 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
8 24 (28.24%) Active Directory
8 24 (28.24%) Facebook
8 24 (28.24%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
9 23 (27.06%) MVC
10 22 (25.88%) WCF
10 22 (25.88%) C#
10 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET
11 21 (24.71%) Ruby
11 21 (24.71%) Yahoo!
11 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
11 21 (24.71%) BBC
11 21 (24.71%) Sony
11 21 (24.71%) Node.js
11 21 (24.71%) Web Application Development
11 21 (24.71%) NoSQL
11 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (24.71%) Social Media
11 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (24.71%) 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 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Office 365
2 7 (8.24%) Google Play
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.53%) iTunes
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.35%) Apple Pay
5 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.35%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (10.59%) SAN
3 8 (9.41%) HTTP
3 8 (9.41%) SSL
3 8 (9.41%) VoIP
4 6 (7.06%) Bluetooth
4 6 (7.06%) DHCP
4 6 (7.06%) DNS
5 5 (5.88%) Skype
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (4.71%) Firewall
7 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.53%) Wireless
8 2 (2.35%) NAS
8 2 (2.35%) VPN
8 2 (2.35%) WebEx
9 1 (1.18%) Broadband
9 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.71%) NoSQL
2 21 (24.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.29%) CocoaPods
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.18%) Gradle
4 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 11 (12.94%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 2 (2.35%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (51.76%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.71%) Social Media Developer
4 15 (17.65%) iOS Developer
5 10 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.59%) Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) IT Support
8 6 (7.06%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (7.06%) IT Technician
8 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
9 5 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) RESTful
2 26 (30.59%) .NET
3 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET
3 22 (25.88%) WCF
4 21 (24.71%) .NET Core
4 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (24.71%) Node.js
5 11 (12.94%) JSON
5 11 (12.94%) XML
6 9 (10.59%) Cocoa
6 9 (10.59%) Core Data
7 8 (9.41%) Cocoa Touch
7 8 (9.41%) Core Animation
7 8 (9.41%) ReactiveCocoa
7 8 (9.41%) RxSwift
8 6 (7.06%) CarPlay
8 6 (7.06%) CSS
8 6 (7.06%) HTML
9 4 (4.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) BBC
1 21 (24.71%) Social Media
2 11 (12.94%) User Experience
3 9 (10.59%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (9.41%) Animation
4 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.53%) Apple TV
7 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.53%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.18%) Fintech
9 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Windows
2 27 (31.76%) Apple iOS
3 14 (16.47%) Android
4 12 (14.12%) Mac OS X
5 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.59%) Linux
7 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.71%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.35%) Unix
10 2 (2.35%) watchOS
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) BDD
2 29 (34.12%) TDD
3 26 (30.59%) OO
4 24 (28.24%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (27.06%) MVC
6 21 (24.71%) Web Application Development
7 19 (22.35%) iOS Development
8 13 (15.29%) ITIL
9 9 (10.59%) Mobile Development
10 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.24%) Decision-Making
11 7 (8.24%) Global Marketing
11 7 (8.24%) Server Management
12 6 (7.06%) Analytics
12 6 (7.06%) Android Development
12 6 (7.06%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (4.71%) OOP
14 3 (3.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) C#
2 21 (24.71%) Ruby
3 16 (18.82%) Objective-C
4 15 (17.65%) Apple Swift
5 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.88%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) SQL
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) Java 8
10 1 (1.18%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) MCITP
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.35%) MCSA
4 2 (2.35%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.53%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) PMO
4 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Google
2 24 (28.24%) Facebook
3 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.71%) Sony
3 21 (24.71%) Yahoo!
4 19 (22.35%) Cisco
5 15 (17.65%) Citrix
5 15 (17.65%) VMware
6 7 (8.24%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Twitter
7 2 (2.35%) Veeam
8 1 (1.18%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Samsung
8 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.18%) Wyse
8 1 (1.18%) Xamarin