Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa Touch
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1150 1087 1134
Rank change year-on-year -63 +47 -70
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa Touch 43 92 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.054% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 106 141
UK median annual salary £52,500 £33,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -26.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +110.00% -37.50% +8.84%

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 72,640 68,996 78,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.98% 40.29% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61,258 59,041 67,594
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cocoa Touch in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 12 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 23 April 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 -46 40 £52,500 +110.00% 11
England -87 37 £55,000 +65.41% 11
East of England -1 13 £55,000 -18.52% 1
North of England -27 11 £75,000 +87.50% 5
North West -12 6 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Scotland -23 6 £52,500 - 2
North East -20 5 £22,500 - 3
South West - 5 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -18 3 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Midlands -29 3 £45,000 +87.50% 2
London -43 3 £60,000 -11.11% 2
South East -23 2 £35,000 -15.66%

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 43 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 40 (93.02%) iOS Development
3 38 (88.37%) Objective-C
4 34 (79.07%) Cocoa
4 34 (79.07%) Apple Swift
5 29 (67.44%) Apple
6 24 (55.81%) Xcode
6 24 (55.81%) User Experience
7 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (48.84%) RESTful
8 21 (48.84%) Mobile App
9 20 (46.51%) iOS SDK
10 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (44.19%) OO
11 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
12 13 (30.23%) SQLite
12 13 (30.23%) OOP
12 13 (30.23%) C++
12 13 (30.23%) JavaScriptCore
13 12 (27.91%) CocoaPods
13 12 (27.91%) MVC
14 11 (25.58%) Animation
14 11 (25.58%) Subversion
14 11 (25.58%) Core Animation
14 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
14 11 (25.58%) Core Data
15 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
15 9 (20.93%) SOAP
16 8 (18.60%) Scrum
16 8 (18.60%) Android

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 5 (11.63%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) iBeacon
2 3 (6.98%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Xcode
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 12 (27.91%) CocoaPods
4 11 (25.58%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.30%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 34 (79.07%) iOS Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Objective-C Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior iOS Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
7 4 (9.30%) iOS Android Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) iOS Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (2.33%) iPad Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) Cocoa
2 21 (48.84%) RESTful
3 20 (46.51%) iOS SDK
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScriptCore
5 11 (25.58%) Core Animation
5 11 (25.58%) Core Data
6 9 (20.93%) SOAP
7 6 (13.95%) SpriteKit
7 6 (13.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (11.63%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (11.63%) HTML
8 5 (11.63%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) Material Design
8 5 (11.63%) OAuth
8 5 (11.63%) OAuth2
8 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) jQuery
9 3 (6.98%) JSON
9 3 (6.98%) Qt
9 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) User Experience
2 21 (48.84%) Mobile App
3 11 (25.58%) Animation
4 6 (13.95%) Augmented Reality
4 6 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (11.63%) iPad
5 5 (11.63%) iPhone
6 4 (9.30%) Music Streaming
7 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
7 3 (6.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (18.60%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) iOS Development
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (44.19%) OO
4 13 (30.23%) OOP
5 12 (27.91%) MVC
6 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
7 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
8 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (18.60%) Push Notifications
8 8 (18.60%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Android Development
9 7 (16.28%) BDD
9 7 (16.28%) Memory Management
9 7 (16.28%) TDD
10 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
10 6 (13.95%) DevOps
10 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Objective-C
2 34 (79.07%) Apple Swift
3 13 (30.23%) C++
4 5 (11.63%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Apple
2 6 (13.95%) Google