Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Objective-C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Objective-C over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 242 269
Rank change year-on-year -44 +27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 77 114 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.96% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 1.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 84 91
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £66,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +5.26%

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7320 6482 6791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.52% 54.67% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6161 5596 5823
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,375 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the North West

Objective-C
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Objective-C in the North West

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in the North West

Objective-C
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 Objective-C within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. 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 -48 57 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cheshire -26 17 £47,500 - 2
Merseyside 0 2 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £42,000 -
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 61 (79.22%) Apple iOS
1 61 (79.22%) iOS Development
2 57 (74.03%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (63.64%) Apple Swift
4 38 (49.35%) TDD
5 36 (46.75%) C#
6 31 (40.26%) Mobile App
7 29 (37.66%) Scrum
8 28 (36.36%) Web Services
8 28 (36.36%) Android
9 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
9 27 (35.06%) Xamarin
10 25 (32.47%) .NET
11 22 (28.57%) Mobile Development
11 22 (28.57%) Android Development
12 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET
13 20 (25.97%) Java
13 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
13 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
14 19 (24.68%) HTML
15 18 (23.38%) Xcode
16 17 (22.08%) MVC
17 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
18 15 (19.48%) CSS
18 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (18.18%) Subversion
19 14 (18.18%) User Experience
20 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 13 (16.88%) OO

Objective-C
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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.19%) CouchDB
2 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.38%) Xcode
3 14 (18.18%) Subversion
4 9 (11.69%) Selenium
5 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.90%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.60%) git-flow
8 2 (2.60%) Gradle
8 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.30%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.30%) Appium
General
1 8 (10.39%) Banking
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Advertising
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Games
4 3 (3.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (92.21%) Developer
2 48 (62.34%) iOS Developer
3 15 (19.48%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Objective-C Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Lead iOS Developer
10 3 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.90%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.36%) Web Services
2 25 (32.47%) .NET
3 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 19 (24.68%) HTML
5 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
6 15 (19.48%) CSS
7 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (15.58%) HTML5
10 10 (12.99%) jQuery
11 9 (11.69%) REST
12 8 (10.39%) Ajax
12 8 (10.39%) Cocoa
12 8 (10.39%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (10.39%) React
12 8 (10.39%) RESTful
12 8 (10.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (9.09%) JSON
13 7 (9.09%) React Native
14 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Mobile App
2 14 (18.18%) User Experience
3 10 (12.99%) iPad
4 4 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.19%) iPhone
5 3 (3.90%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.60%) EPoS
6 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.60%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) Apple TV
7 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 61 (79.22%) Apple iOS
2 28 (36.36%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) iOS Development
2 57 (74.03%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (49.35%) TDD
4 29 (37.66%) Scrum
5 22 (28.57%) Android Development
5 22 (28.57%) Mobile Development
6 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
7 17 (22.08%) MVC
8 13 (16.88%) OO
9 12 (15.58%) SDLC
10 11 (14.29%) BDD
11 10 (12.99%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (10.39%) DevOps
13 8 (10.39%) MVVM
13 8 (10.39%) Web Application Development
14 7 (9.09%) Analytics
14 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (9.09%) Data Analytics
14 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) Apple Swift
2 36 (46.75%) C#
3 20 (25.97%) Java
3 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.49%) Ruby
5 4 (5.19%) PHP
6 3 (3.90%) C
6 3 (3.90%) C++
6 3 (3.90%) Scala
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) Clojure
7 1 (1.30%) ES6
7 1 (1.30%) Go
7 1 (1.30%) sed
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.90%) Google
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Apple
3 2 (2.60%) Cognizant