Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 205 230
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £41,875 £44,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,875 £63,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -

Cocoa is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in Scotland

Cocoa
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cocoa in Scotland

Cocoa
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cocoa in Scotland

Cocoa
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Glasgow -8 9 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Edinburgh -19 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Cocoa
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cocoa 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 11 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 10 (90.91%) Apple Swift
3 9 (81.82%) Objective-C
4 8 (72.73%) RESTful
5 7 (63.64%) Apple
5 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
6 6 (54.55%) User Experience
6 6 (54.55%) Core Data
6 6 (54.55%) Push Notifications
6 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (54.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
6 6 (54.55%) Animation
6 6 (54.55%) Core Animation
6 6 (54.55%) Augmented Reality
6 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) UIKit
8 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) SDLC
9 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 1 (9.09%) Coaching
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) PayPal

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) iOS Developer
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead iOS Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) RESTful
2 6 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
2 6 (54.55%) Core Animation
2 6 (54.55%) Core Data
2 6 (54.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) UIKit
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) Animation
2 6 (54.55%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Push Notifications
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Apple Swift
2 9 (81.82%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) PayPal
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin