Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 267 272
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 96 98 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 0.80% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.42% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 89
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,775 £22,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,950 £67,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +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 7394 6903 6633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.80% 56.15% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6177 5990 5702
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -22 66 £41,250 -2.94% 11
Cheshire -19 26 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Merseyside +19 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Lancashire - 2 £39,750 - 1
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 82 (85.42%) Apple iOS
2 75 (78.13%) iOS Development
3 71 (73.96%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (67.71%) Apple Swift
5 42 (43.75%) Mobile App
5 42 (43.75%) TDD
6 38 (39.58%) Xcode
6 38 (39.58%) Android
7 35 (36.46%) Scrum
8 34 (35.42%) Java
9 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 32 (33.33%) Android Development
10 31 (32.29%) Web Services
11 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
11 30 (31.25%) Xamarin
11 30 (31.25%) Mobile Development
12 27 (28.13%) C#
13 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
14 23 (23.96%) BDD
15 19 (19.79%) .NET
15 19 (19.79%) RESTful
15 19 (19.79%) Google
16 18 (18.75%) User Experience
17 17 (17.71%) iPhone
18 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (16.67%) Subversion
18 16 (16.67%) HTML
18 16 (16.67%) Cocoa
19 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
19 15 (15.63%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.04%) CMS
1 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.13%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (3.13%) CouchDB
1 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 38 (39.58%) Xcode
2 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.67%) Subversion
4 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.25%) Gradle
6 4 (4.17%) CocoaPods
6 4 (4.17%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.17%) Selenium
7 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.08%) git-flow
9 1 (1.04%) Appium
9 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.04%) Calabash
9 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Advertising
2 10 (10.42%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Games
5 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (80.21%) Developer
2 54 (56.25%) iOS Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Android Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Objective-C Developer
6 7 (7.29%) iOS Android Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Social Media Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Junior
8 5 (5.21%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Junior iOS Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.29%) Web Services
2 19 (19.79%) .NET
2 19 (19.79%) RESTful
3 16 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 16 (16.67%) HTML
4 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 15 (15.63%) JSON
5 12 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
5 12 (12.50%) CSS
5 12 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.42%) REST
7 10 (10.42%) SOAP
7 10 (10.42%) UIKit
8 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (9.38%) jQuery
9 8 (8.33%) HTML5
9 8 (8.33%) React Native
9 8 (8.33%) SpriteKit
10 7 (7.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 18 (18.75%) User Experience
3 17 (17.71%) iPhone
4 12 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (12.50%) iPad
5 6 (6.25%) BBC
5 6 (6.25%) Online Banking
5 6 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 6 (6.25%) Social Media
6 4 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.08%) EPoS
7 2 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.04%) Apple TV
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (85.42%) Apple iOS
2 38 (39.58%) Android
3 2 (2.08%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (78.13%) iOS Development
2 71 (73.96%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (43.75%) TDD
4 35 (36.46%) Scrum
5 32 (33.33%) Android Development
5 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 30 (31.25%) Mobile Development
7 23 (23.96%) BDD
8 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (15.63%) SDLC
10 14 (14.58%) DevOps
11 12 (12.50%) MVC
11 12 (12.50%) OO
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.38%) Web Development
13 7 (7.29%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.29%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (7.29%) Mobile First
14 6 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) Apple Swift
2 34 (35.42%) Java
3 27 (28.13%) C#
4 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.58%) C++
6 12 (12.50%) Ruby
7 8 (8.33%) PHP
8 7 (7.29%) Scala
9 6 (6.25%) C
10 4 (4.17%) Kotlin
10 4 (4.17%) Python
11 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.04%) Clojure
11 1 (1.04%) Elixir
11 1 (1.04%) Go
11 1 (1.04%) sed
11 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Xamarin
2 19 (19.79%) Google
3 11 (11.46%) Apple
4 6 (6.25%) Facebook
4 6 (6.25%) Sony
4 6 (6.25%) Yahoo!
5 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) Capita
7 1 (1.04%) Sitecore