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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa Touch
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 874 869
Rank change year-on-year +49 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa Touch 40 88 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 82 83
Median salary £25,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% -  

Cocoa Touch is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35197 40195 41945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.51% 38.54% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29883 34738 35633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Cocoa Touch
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cocoa Touch as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cocoa Touch in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 23 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 40 £25,000 -54.54% 3
London +14 16 £58,750 -6.00% 1
West Midlands +36 13 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Worcestershire +8 13 £25,000 -44.44%
Herefordshire - 12 £25,000 -
Bromsgrove - 12 £25,000 -
Hereford - 12 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +29 5 - - 1
Leeds +26 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire +16 5 - - 1
City of London +37 4 £83,750 +19.64% 1
North East - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
South East +67 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Hampshire +32 1 £52,500 +31.25%
East of England +8 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Redditch -3 1 £25,000 -44.44%
North West -17 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Manchester -30 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Watford - 1 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 89 (96.74%) Apple iOS
2 88 (95.65%) Objective-C
3 87 (94.57%) Cocoa
3 87 (94.57%) iOS Development
4 56 (60.87%) Core Data
5 53 (57.61%) iOS SDK
6 48 (52.17%) Mobile App
7 46 (50.00%) Xcode
7 46 (50.00%) Web Services
8 45 (48.91%) JSON
9 44 (47.83%) REST
9 44 (47.83%) OO
10 43 (46.74%) UIKit
11 40 (43.48%) Apple Swift
11 40 (43.48%) SOAP
12 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
13 38 (41.30%) XML
14 35 (38.04%) HTML
14 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (36.96%) PHP
16 30 (32.61%) Git (software)
17 29 (31.52%) jQuery
18 27 (29.35%) HTML5
19 25 (27.17%) Ajax
20 24 (26.09%) Social Media
21 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (21.74%) Mobile Development
23 19 (20.65%) User Experience
23 19 (20.65%) TDD
24 18 (19.57%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.43%) Apache
1 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.43%) WordPress
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (9.78%) TestFlight
2 4 (4.35%) Trello
3 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.09%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) SQLite
3 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (8.70%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (50.00%) Xcode
2 30 (32.61%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.78%) Subversion
4 8 (8.70%) CocoaPods
5 4 (4.35%) GoCD
6 3 (3.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.09%) Calabash
8 1 (1.09%) Crashlytics
8 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.52%) Retail
2 4 (4.35%) Publishing
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 90 (97.83%) Developer
2 80 (86.96%) iOS Developer
3 24 (26.09%) Objective-C Developer
4 23 (25.00%) Junior
4 23 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 23 (25.00%) Junior iOS Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior iOS Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Lead iOS Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Android Developer
8 6 (6.52%) iOS Android Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 2 (2.17%) iOS Software Engineer
11 2 (2.17%) Lead Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (94.57%) Cocoa
2 56 (60.87%) Core Data
3 53 (57.61%) iOS SDK
4 46 (50.00%) Web Services
5 45 (48.91%) JSON
6 44 (47.83%) REST
7 43 (46.74%) UIKit
8 40 (43.48%) SOAP
9 38 (41.30%) XML
10 35 (38.04%) HTML
11 29 (31.52%) jQuery
12 27 (29.35%) HTML5
13 25 (27.17%) Ajax
14 17 (18.48%) RESTful
15 13 (14.13%) Core Animation
16 8 (8.70%) LAMP
17 7 (7.61%) Android SDK
18 6 (6.52%) CSS
19 5 (5.43%) JSP
20 3 (3.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (52.17%) Mobile App
2 24 (26.09%) Social Media
3 19 (20.65%) User Experience
4 16 (17.39%) iPad
5 12 (13.04%) Animation
5 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 11 (11.96%) iPhone
7 5 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.26%) Smart Home
10 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 89 (96.74%) Apple iOS
2 18 (19.57%) Android
3 5 (5.43%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (94.57%) iOS Development
2 44 (47.83%) OO
3 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (21.74%) Mobile Development
6 19 (20.65%) TDD
7 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
8 16 (17.39%) Android Development
8 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 11 (11.96%) OOP
12 10 (10.87%) Scrum
13 9 (9.78%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (8.70%) Progressive Enhancement
14 8 (8.70%) Web Development
15 6 (6.52%) SDLC
16 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 5 (5.43%) Server Monitoring
16 5 (5.43%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 88 (95.65%) Objective-C
2 40 (43.48%) Apple Swift
3 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
4 34 (36.96%) PHP
5 18 (19.57%) Java
6 14 (15.22%) SQL
7 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.43%) Perl
8 2 (2.17%) C#
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.09%) Dart
9 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Apple
2 3 (3.26%) Appcelerator
2 3 (3.26%) Cognizant
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle
2 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.17%) SAP
3 2 (2.17%) Zend
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.09%) Twitter
Leeds
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,999 per annum £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago