Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 263 285
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 -17
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 77 108 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.47% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 99 71
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,800 £51,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 5,964 7,356 6,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.70% 55.74% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,987 6,145 6,053
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +11 69 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Cheshire +3 8 £50,000 - 8
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Objective-C 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 Objective-C.

1 74 (96.10%) Apple iOS
2 50 (64.94%) iOS Development
3 49 (63.64%) Apple Swift
4 46 (59.74%) Android
5 44 (57.14%) Java
6 38 (49.35%) Mobile Development
7 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
9 26 (33.77%) JSON
10 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
11 22 (28.57%) Android Development
11 22 (28.57%) Xcode
12 21 (27.27%) PHP
13 18 (23.38%) MySQL
14 16 (20.78%) HTTP
14 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
15 15 (19.48%) Ajax
15 15 (19.48%) TDD
15 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
15 15 (19.48%) Apple
15 15 (19.48%) Scrum
16 14 (18.18%) SSL
16 14 (18.18%) OOP
16 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (18.18%) BDD
16 14 (18.18%) Redux
17 13 (16.88%) CocoaPods
18 12 (15.58%) User Experience
18 12 (15.58%) XML
18 12 (15.58%) HTML

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 5 (6.49%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.19%) Firebase
3 2 (2.60%) Google Play
4 1 (1.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) HTTP
2 14 (18.18%) SSL
3 9 (11.69%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
5 5 (6.49%) Firewall
5 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) Big Data
3 6 (7.79%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.49%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Xcode
2 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.88%) CocoaPods
4 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.49%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.49%) CodeSonar
5 5 (6.49%) git-flow
5 5 (6.49%) JIRA
5 5 (6.49%) Robot Framework
5 5 (6.49%) Selenium
6 4 (5.19%) Gradle
6 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.90%) Maven
7 3 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.39%) Marketing
2 7 (9.09%) Finance
3 6 (7.79%) Electronics
3 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (83.12%) Developer
2 41 (53.25%) iOS Developer
3 30 (38.96%) Mobile Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Android Developer
5 13 (16.88%) iOS Android Developer
6 10 (12.99%) React Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Applications Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
9 5 (6.49%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Designer
10 4 (5.19%) Junior
10 4 (5.19%) Junior Android Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Junior iOS Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) JSON
2 15 (19.48%) Ajax
3 14 (18.18%) Redux
4 12 (15.58%) HTML
4 12 (15.58%) XML
5 11 (14.29%) .NET
5 11 (14.29%) Cocoa
5 11 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
5 11 (14.29%) CSS
5 11 (14.29%) React Native
5 11 (14.29%) RESTful
6 10 (12.99%) Core Data
7 9 (11.69%) Core Animation
7 9 (11.69%) ReactiveCocoa
7 9 (11.69%) RxSwift
8 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.39%) React
8 8 (10.39%) REST
9 7 (9.09%) HTML5
10 6 (7.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.58%) User Experience
3 9 (11.69%) Animation
4 6 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.90%) Acoustics
6 3 (3.90%) Apple TV
6 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.90%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.90%) Vector Graphics
7 2 (2.60%) Fintech
8 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 74 (96.10%) Apple iOS
2 46 (59.74%) Android
3 7 (9.09%) Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.49%) Windows
5 3 (3.90%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) iOS Development
2 38 (49.35%) Mobile Development
3 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.57%) Android Development
5 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
6 15 (19.48%) Scrum
6 15 (19.48%) TDD
7 14 (18.18%) BDD
7 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (18.18%) OOP
8 9 (11.69%) Analytics
8 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
8 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (11.69%) OO
9 8 (10.39%) DevOps
9 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) Apple Swift
2 44 (57.14%) Java
3 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 21 (27.27%) PHP
5 11 (14.29%) C++
6 10 (12.99%) Perl
7 9 (11.69%) C#
8 8 (10.39%) C
9 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.49%) Python
10 3 (3.90%) GLSL
11 1 (1.30%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.30%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) CCNA
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.49%) CISSP
2 5 (6.49%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) GIAC
2 5 (6.49%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (6.49%) MCSE
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.49%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (6.49%) SANS
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Docker
2 5 (6.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
1 5 (6.49%) Salt
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Apple
2 9 (11.69%) Xamarin
3 6 (7.79%) Google
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) Facebook
4 2 (2.60%) Twitter