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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
UK
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 573 624 498
Rank change year-on-year +51 -126 +59
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 847 307 476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 195 238 368
10th Percentile £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,313
90th Percentile £91,250 £82,500 £84,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%

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 with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 90,102 50,443 50,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.85% 54.70% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43,793 39,036 42,135
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Objective-C.

Salary trend for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Objective-C over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +30 710 £60,000 +9.09% 37
London -18 421 £73,999 +9.63% 22
Work from Home -112 299 £57,500 -6.12% 23
UK excluding London -44 281 £57,500 +4.55% 20
South East -27 151 £60,000 +9.09% 5
East of England - 50 £55,000 - 1
North of England -69 42 £57,500 +4.55% 6
North West -56 29 £53,750 +9.14% 3
Scotland -61 18 £51,000 -2.86% 5
Yorkshire -40 13 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Midlands -78 12 £44,750 +27.86% 2
South West -26 11 £57,500 +9.52%
East Midlands -33 9 £36,500 +46.00% 2
West Midlands -67 3 £50,000 +17.65%

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 559 (66.00%) Apple Swift
2 532 (62.81%) Apple iOS
3 509 (60.09%) Agile
4 493 (58.21%) JavaScript
5 485 (57.26%) Java
6 401 (47.34%) Software Engineering
7 391 (46.16%) iOS Development
8 387 (45.69%) Degree
9 372 (43.92%) React
10 347 (40.97%) Computer Science
11 346 (40.85%) DevOps
12 321 (37.90%) Computer Science Degree
13 310 (36.60%) Python
14 309 (36.48%) CI/CD
15 305 (36.01%) TDD
16 304 (35.89%) AWS
17 303 (35.77%) CSS
18 302 (35.66%) Continuous Integration
19 295 (34.83%) HTML
20 293 (34.59%) C
21 286 (33.77%) Android
22 284 (33.53%) C#
23 267 (31.52%) JIRA
24 264 (31.17%) AngularJS
25 263 (31.05%) C++
26 256 (30.22%) Algorithms
27 255 (30.11%) Mobile App
28 249 (29.40%) GCP
29 245 (28.93%) HTML5
30 241 (28.45%) Software Testing

Objective-C
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 27 (3.19%) CMS
2 10 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.06%) nginx
4 5 (0.59%) Confluence
4 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.47%) Drupal
5 4 (0.47%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.12%) Apache
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 14 (1.65%) InVision
1 14 (1.65%) Sketch
2 7 (0.83%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Summit
2 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 304 (35.89%) AWS
2 249 (29.40%) GCP
3 232 (27.39%) Serverless
4 62 (7.32%) Azure
5 44 (5.19%) Firebase
6 39 (4.60%) GitHub
7 33 (3.90%) WhatsApp
8 28 (3.31%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 27 (3.19%) Google Play
10 25 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (2.72%) Figma
12 22 (2.60%) SaaS
13 12 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (1.06%) IaaS
15 8 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.71%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.71%) Discord
17 5 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
17 5 (0.59%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.83%) VoIP
2 22 (2.60%) Broadband
3 20 (2.36%) Network Security
4 17 (2.01%) Internet
5 16 (1.89%) Wireless
6 7 (0.83%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.71%) HTTP
8 2 (0.24%) MQTT
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) NFC
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (5.79%) MySQL
3 45 (5.31%) SQL Server
4 34 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 33 (3.90%) Redis
6 28 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 28 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (3.31%) Bigtable
6 28 (3.31%) DB2
6 28 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 22 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 21 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.65%) SQLite
10 11 (1.30%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.59%) Big Data
13 3 (0.35%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 267 (31.52%) JIRA
2 240 (28.34%) Jenkins
3 188 (22.20%) Git (software)
4 107 (12.63%) Xcode
5 42 (4.96%) GitLab
6 37 (4.37%) fastlane
7 32 (3.78%) Android Studio
8 26 (3.07%) CircleCI
9 23 (2.72%) git-flow
10 22 (2.60%) Bitbucket
11 20 (2.36%) Gradle
12 18 (2.13%) CocoaPods
13 17 (2.01%) TeamCity
14 16 (1.89%) IDA Disassembler
14 16 (1.89%) JUnit
15 14 (1.65%) Axure RP
16 13 (1.53%) Burp Suite
17 12 (1.42%) Appium
18 11 (1.30%) Selenium
19 10 (1.18%) GoCD
General
1 154 (18.18%) Social Skills
2 74 (8.74%) Finance
3 69 (8.15%) Publishing
4 49 (5.79%) Retail
5 46 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (3.90%) Banking
6 33 (3.90%) Games
7 25 (2.95%) Fire and Rescue
8 23 (2.72%) Marketing
9 22 (2.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 13 (1.53%) Wearables
11 12 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.18%) Legal
13 9 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.94%) Police
14 8 (0.94%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.71%) iGaming
16 5 (0.59%) Automotive
17 4 (0.47%) Law
18 3 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 422 (49.82%) Developer
2 312 (36.84%) iOS Developer
3 203 (23.97%) Software Engineer
4 133 (15.70%) Principal Engineer
5 102 (12.04%) Senior Developer
6 95 (11.22%) Senior iOS Developer
7 90 (10.63%) Mobile Developer
8 85 (10.04%) Principal Software Engineer
9 57 (6.73%) Applications Developer
10 47 (5.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 45 (5.31%) Junior
12 39 (4.60%) Junior Developer
13 35 (4.13%) Applications Engineer
14 29 (3.42%) Junior iOS Developer
15 26 (3.07%) Software Developer
16 20 (2.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 20 (2.36%) Mobile Engineer
17 18 (2.13%) React Developer
18 17 (2.01%) Junior Applications Developer
19 14 (1.65%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (43.92%) React
2 303 (35.77%) CSS
3 295 (34.83%) HTML
4 264 (31.17%) AngularJS
5 245 (28.93%) HTML5
6 232 (27.39%) Vue.js
7 218 (25.74%) CSS3
8 202 (23.85%) WinForms
8 202 (23.85%) WPF
9 145 (17.12%) React Native
10 143 (16.88%) REST
11 123 (14.52%) RESTful
12 112 (13.22%) Node.js
13 109 (12.87%) JSON
14 92 (10.86%) iOS SDK
15 73 (8.62%) .NET
16 62 (7.32%) Cocoa
16 62 (7.32%) Web Services
17 57 (6.73%) Core Data
18 45 (5.31%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 256 (30.22%) Algorithms
2 255 (30.11%) Mobile App
3 212 (25.03%) Data Structures
4 158 (18.65%) User Experience
5 44 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (3.90%) Animation
7 32 (3.78%) NHS
8 31 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (3.42%) iPhone
10 27 (3.19%) iPad
10 27 (3.19%) Social Media
11 23 (2.72%) Client/Server
12 22 (2.60%) Smartphone
13 17 (2.01%) Blog
13 17 (2.01%) IoT
14 16 (1.89%) Media Streaming
15 14 (1.65%) Virtual Team
16 11 (1.30%) N-Tier
17 9 (1.06%) Video on Demand
17 9 (1.06%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 532 (62.81%) Apple iOS
2 286 (33.77%) Android
3 39 (4.60%) Linux
4 32 (3.78%) Windows
5 28 (3.31%) Mac OS
6 9 (1.06%) Unix
7 5 (0.59%) CentOS
7 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (60.09%) Agile
2 401 (47.34%) Software Engineering
3 391 (46.16%) iOS Development
4 347 (40.97%) Computer Science
5 346 (40.85%) DevOps
6 309 (36.48%) CI/CD
7 305 (36.01%) TDD
8 302 (35.66%) Continuous Integration
9 241 (28.45%) Software Testing
10 240 (28.34%) Mobile Development
11 234 (27.63%) Data Science
12 212 (25.03%) Artificial Intelligence
13 204 (24.09%) Natural Language Processing
14 203 (23.97%) Workflow
15 202 (23.85%) Continuous Deployment
15 202 (23.85%) Data Engineering
15 202 (23.85%) Information Retrieval
15 202 (23.85%) Risk Management
16 146 (17.24%) Full Stack Development
17 144 (17.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 559 (66.00%) Apple Swift
2 493 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 485 (57.26%) Java
4 310 (36.60%) Python
5 293 (34.59%) C
6 284 (33.53%) C#
7 263 (31.05%) C++
8 133 (15.70%) Kotlin
9 74 (8.74%) TypeScript
10 51 (6.02%) Scala
11 39 (4.60%) PHP
12 25 (2.95%) Ruby
12 25 (2.95%) SQL
13 24 (2.83%) Bash
13 24 (2.83%) Go
14 22 (2.60%) ES6
15 17 (2.01%) Dart
16 16 (1.89%) Perl
17 14 (1.65%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.53%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 387 (45.69%) Degree
2 321 (37.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.65%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.71%) CREST Certified
5 6 (0.71%) GIAC
5 6 (0.71%) OSCP
5 6 (0.71%) SANS
6 5 (0.59%) Cyber Scheme
6 5 (0.59%) GPEN
7 4 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.12%) CEH
10 1 (0.12%) CISSP
10 1 (0.12%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (26.21%) Accessibility
2 78 (9.21%) QA
3 4 (0.47%) GDPR
3 4 (0.47%) HIPAA
3 4 (0.47%) SOC 2
4 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (9.56%) Docker
2 8 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (5.08%) Terraform
2 26 (3.07%) Kubernetes
3 18 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (0.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 5 (0.59%) Graylog
5 5 (0.59%) Puppet
6 3 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Bugsnag
7 1 (0.12%) Mesos
7 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 138 (16.29%) Apple
2 66 (7.79%) Google
3 46 (5.43%) Xamarin
4 44 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (5.08%) Microsoft
6 36 (4.25%) Dell
7 33 (3.90%) Snapchat
8 31 (3.66%) Oracle
9 25 (2.95%) Adobe
10 12 (1.42%) Sony
11 10 (1.18%) Facebook
12 9 (1.06%) Databricks
13 7 (0.83%) Instagram
13 7 (0.83%) LexisNexis
14 5 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.59%) Splunk
15 4 (0.47%) Bloomberg
15 4 (0.47%) Cisco
15 4 (0.47%) Ericsson
15 4 (0.47%) HubSpot