Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 272 264
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 102 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.80% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 1.31% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 93 75 78
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 7,205 7,032 6,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.85% 57.84% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,954 6,101 5,258
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 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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 74 £40,000 -5.88% 19
Cheshire -10 22 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Lancashire +8 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Merseyside +22 2 £37,500 +3.45% 3
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 95 (93.14%) Apple iOS
2 87 (85.29%) iOS Development
3 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (60.78%) Apple Swift
5 46 (45.10%) Android
6 42 (41.18%) Mobile Development
6 42 (41.18%) Mobile App
7 41 (40.20%) Xcode
8 38 (37.25%) Android Development
9 37 (36.27%) Unit Testing
10 36 (35.29%) Xamarin
11 35 (34.31%) Java
12 33 (32.35%) TDD
12 33 (32.35%) Scrum
13 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
14 27 (26.47%) Google
14 27 (26.47%) BDD
15 26 (25.49%) Web Services
16 24 (23.53%) HTML
16 24 (23.53%) iPhone
16 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
17 23 (22.55%) Web Development
17 23 (22.55%) User Experience
18 22 (21.57%) CSS
19 21 (20.59%) RESTful
20 20 (19.61%) C#
21 17 (16.67%) Apple
21 17 (16.67%) jQuery
22 16 (15.69%) C++
22 16 (15.69%) AngularJS

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 (0.98%) CMS
1 1 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Google Play
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) iTunes
4 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
1 1 (0.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) GIS
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (40.20%) Xcode
2 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.75%) Subversion
4 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.88%) CocoaPods
5 6 (5.88%) Gradle
5 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.96%) git-flow
6 2 (1.96%) Maven
6 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.98%) Calabash
7 1 (0.98%) JIRA
7 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 13 (12.75%) Advertising
2 12 (11.76%) Games
3 10 (9.80%) Finance
4 8 (7.84%) Banking
5 7 (6.86%) Retail
6 4 (3.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (81.37%) Developer
2 55 (53.92%) iOS Developer
3 16 (15.69%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (9.80%) React Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Social Media Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Android Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (7.84%) Mobile Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Objective-C Developer
6 7 (6.86%) iOS Android Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Xamarin Developer
7 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Digital Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Junior
9 4 (3.92%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) Web Services
2 24 (23.53%) HTML
3 22 (21.57%) CSS
4 21 (20.59%) RESTful
5 17 (16.67%) jQuery
6 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
7 15 (14.71%) Cocoa
8 14 (13.73%) HTML5
8 14 (13.73%) iOS SDK
8 14 (13.73%) React Native
9 13 (12.75%) Ajax
9 13 (12.75%) Cocoa Touch
9 13 (12.75%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (12.75%) UIKit
10 12 (11.76%) CSS3
10 12 (11.76%) React
10 12 (11.76%) SOAP
11 10 (9.80%) JSON
11 10 (9.80%) SpriteKit
12 8 (7.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 24 (23.53%) iPhone
3 23 (22.55%) User Experience
4 14 (13.73%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (13.73%) iPad
5 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (9.80%) BBC
6 10 (9.80%) Smartphone
6 10 (9.80%) Social Media
7 4 (3.92%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.94%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.96%) EPoS
9 2 (1.96%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.98%) Apple TV
10 1 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.98%) Fintech
10 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 95 (93.14%) Apple iOS
2 46 (45.10%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.98%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (85.29%) iOS Development
2 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (41.18%) Mobile Development
4 38 (37.25%) Android Development
5 37 (36.27%) Unit Testing
6 33 (32.35%) Scrum
6 33 (32.35%) TDD
7 27 (26.47%) BDD
8 23 (22.55%) Web Development
9 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (13.73%) DevOps
9 14 (13.73%) MVC
9 14 (13.73%) SDLC
9 14 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 12 (11.76%) OO
11 8 (7.84%) Mobile First
12 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (4.90%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (60.78%) Apple Swift
2 35 (34.31%) Java
3 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.61%) C#
5 16 (15.69%) C++
6 12 (11.76%) PHP
7 11 (10.78%) Ruby
8 6 (5.88%) C
9 5 (4.90%) Kotlin
10 4 (3.92%) Python
10 4 (3.92%) Scala
11 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.98%) Elixir
11 1 (0.98%) Go
11 1 (0.98%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Xamarin
2 27 (26.47%) Google
3 17 (16.67%) Apple
4 10 (9.80%) Facebook
4 10 (9.80%) Sony
4 10 (9.80%) Yahoo!
5 3 (2.94%) Capita
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.98%) Sitecore