Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cocoa Touch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa Touch
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1150 1098 1096
Rank change year-on-year -52 -2 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa Touch 32 86 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.048% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 91 169
UK median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -34.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,500 £31,850
90th Percentile £63,500 £76,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +80.00% -37.50% -

Cocoa Touch 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71,411 72,214 79,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.61% 40.66% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59,472 60,657 68,576
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Cocoa Touch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa Touch in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cocoa Touch in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cocoa Touch in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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
UK excluding London -20 31 £45,000 +80.00% 9
England -38 29 £45,000 +25.00% 10
South West - 9 £45,000 - 5
North of England +6 8 £46,000 -8.00% 2
East of England +2 6 £57,500 +9.52%
West Midlands +5 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Midlands +4 5 £32,500 +30.00% 1
North West +16 4 £46,000 -8.00% 1
North East -19 4 - - 1
Scotland - 3 £52,500 - 1
London -16 1 £50,000 -16.67% 2

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch 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 with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 29 (90.63%) iOS Development
3 28 (87.50%) Cocoa
3 28 (87.50%) Objective-C
4 24 (75.00%) Apple Swift
5 20 (62.50%) Apple
6 18 (56.25%) RESTful
6 18 (56.25%) User Experience
7 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
9 12 (37.50%) Mobile Development
10 11 (34.38%) CocoaPods
10 11 (34.38%) Core Data
10 11 (34.38%) Animation
10 11 (34.38%) Core Animation
10 11 (34.38%) Android
11 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
11 10 (31.25%) Subversion
12 9 (28.13%) OO
12 9 (28.13%) Xcode
13 8 (25.00%) Android Development
14 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
14 7 (21.88%) HTTP
14 7 (21.88%) SSL
14 7 (21.88%) XML
14 7 (21.88%) JSON
15 6 (18.75%) SQLite
15 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing

Cocoa Touch
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (6.25%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
1 7 (21.88%) SSL
1 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) CocoaPods
2 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Subversion
3 9 (28.13%) Xcode
4 4 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 26 (81.25%) iOS Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Objective-C Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 4 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Multimedia Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Multimedia Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) Cocoa
2 18 (56.25%) RESTful
3 11 (34.38%) Core Animation
3 11 (34.38%) Core Data
4 7 (21.88%) JSON
4 7 (21.88%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
5 6 (18.75%) HTML5
5 6 (18.75%) iOS SDK
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScriptCore
6 4 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) Material Design
6 4 (12.50%) OAuth
6 4 (12.50%) OAuth2
6 4 (12.50%) Qt
6 4 (12.50%) RxSwift
7 3 (9.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 2 (6.25%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) User Experience
2 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
3 11 (34.38%) Animation
4 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.50%) Music Streaming
6 3 (9.38%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (6.25%) iPad
7 2 (6.25%) iPhone
7 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (34.38%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) iOS Development
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (28.13%) OO
6 8 (25.00%) Android Development
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
7 6 (18.75%) OOP
7 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (12.50%) Memory Management
9 4 (12.50%) MVC
9 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
9 4 (12.50%) Push Notifications
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Objective-C
2 24 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Apple