Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 291 289
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Apple 62 83 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 1.34% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 53
North West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,900 £18,550
90th Percentile £58,500 £59,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.41% -5.33% +7.14%

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 5,510 6,174 5,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.26% 46.70% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,420 4,802 4,120
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,525 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
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 September 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 September 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 +9 49 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Cheshire -1 8 £37,500 +74.42% 3
Lancashire +4 2 £30,750 +12.84% 2
Merseyside - 2 £21,750 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.87%) Google
4 20 (32.26%) RESTful
5 18 (29.03%) BDD
5 18 (29.03%) Apple iOS
5 18 (29.03%) TDD
5 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 18 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (27.42%) .NET
7 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
7 15 (24.19%) Facebook
7 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
8 14 (22.58%) iOS Development
8 14 (22.58%) OO
8 14 (22.58%) VMware
9 13 (20.97%) WCF
9 13 (20.97%) C#
9 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.35%) Sony
10 12 (19.35%) Ruby
10 12 (19.35%) Yahoo!
10 12 (19.35%) BBC
10 12 (19.35%) MVC
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (19.35%) User Experience
10 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (19.35%) .NET Core
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (19.35%) Social Media

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 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Google Play
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) iTunes
4 1 (1.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) VoIP
2 7 (11.29%) SAN
2 7 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (9.68%) Bluetooth
3 6 (9.68%) HTTP
3 6 (9.68%) SSL
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) Broadband
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.61%) DNS
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) NAS
6 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.90%) CocoaPods
3 2 (3.23%) git-flow
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 8 (12.90%) Marketing
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Social Media Developer
4 10 (16.13%) iOS Developer
5 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Technician
8 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Technician
8 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) IT Support
9 3 (4.84%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Lead iOS Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) RESTful
2 17 (27.42%) .NET
3 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.97%) WCF
4 12 (19.35%) .NET Core
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (19.35%) Node.js
5 8 (12.90%) JSON
6 7 (11.29%) Cocoa
6 7 (11.29%) Core Data
6 7 (11.29%) XML
7 6 (9.68%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (9.68%) Core Animation
7 6 (9.68%) RxSwift
8 4 (6.45%) CSS
8 4 (6.45%) HTML
8 4 (6.45%) Spring
9 3 (4.84%) Struts
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) BBC
1 12 (19.35%) Social Media
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) Animation
3 6 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) iPhone
6 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Apple iOS
3 9 (14.52%) Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Android
4 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.84%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.61%) Unix
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) BDD
2 18 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 14 (22.58%) iOS Development
3 14 (22.58%) OO
4 12 (19.35%) MVC
4 12 (19.35%) Web Application Development
5 7 (11.29%) Analytics
5 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
6 6 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (9.68%) Global Marketing
6 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 6 (9.68%) Mobile Development
6 6 (9.68%) Server Management
7 5 (8.06%) Android Development
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) C#
2 12 (19.35%) Ruby
3 10 (16.13%) Objective-C
4 8 (12.90%) Apple Swift
4 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) Java
6 5 (8.06%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) Java 8
7 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.61%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MCITP
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) XenApp
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Nessus
2 1 (1.61%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.61%) Nmap
2 1 (1.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Google
2 15 (24.19%) Facebook
3 14 (22.58%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) Sony
4 12 (19.35%) Yahoo!
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco
5 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.13%) Citrix
7 6 (9.68%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.61%) Intel
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
8 1 (1.61%) Qualys
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Remedy
8 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.61%) Splunk
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam
8 1 (1.61%) Wyse
8 1 (1.61%) Xamarin