Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
UK
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 539 491 459
Rank change year-on-year -48 -32 -75
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 720 980 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 1.00% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 567 836 970
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 81,338 98,455 92,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.79% 56.00% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 67,198 83,045 79,449
UK median annual salary £52,467 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in the UK

Objective-C
Top 15 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 19 March 2019. 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
England -29 673 £60,000 +14.29% 141
UK excluding London -30 373 £50,000 +11.11% 101
London -11 331 £67,500 +12.50% 50
South East +106 139 £50,000 +25.00% 22
North of England -1 100 £47,500 +18.75% 26
North West +28 76 £47,500 +18.75% 19
East of England +32 35 £51,250 -12.77% 25
Midlands +19 34 £67,500 +80.00% 17
South West -68 32 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire +10 24 £47,500 +26.67% 6
East Midlands +23 21 £72,500 +107.14% 7
Scotland -23 15 £44,500 -15.24% 3
Wales +11 14 £40,000 +14.29% 5
West Midlands +1 13 £43,750 +9.38% 10
Northern Ireland -29 4 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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.

1 514 (71.39%) Apple iOS
2 438 (60.83%) Apple Swift
3 408 (56.67%) iOS Development
4 405 (56.25%) Java
5 333 (46.25%) JavaScript
6 328 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
7 326 (45.28%) Android
8 241 (33.47%) C#
9 232 (32.22%) Mobile App
10 223 (30.97%) Software Engineering
11 186 (25.83%) Android Development
12 184 (25.56%) OO
13 180 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 180 (25.00%) Mobile Development
14 156 (21.67%) RESTful
15 154 (21.39%) AngularJS
16 149 (20.69%) C++
17 139 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
18 133 (18.47%) User Experience
19 132 (18.33%) Python
20 131 (18.19%) Continuous Integration
21 130 (18.06%) .NET
22 129 (17.92%) OOP
23 119 (16.53%) HTML
24 117 (16.25%) Linux
25 104 (14.44%) Google
26 101 (14.03%) Microsoft Azure
26 101 (14.03%) Ruby
26 101 (14.03%) Web Services
27 100 (13.89%) React Native

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 13 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (1.67%) Apache
3 10 (1.39%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.39%) GlassFish
3 10 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (0.56%) IIS
5 4 (0.56%) Liferay
5 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.42%) CMS
6 3 (0.42%) Drupal
7 2 (0.28%) Confluence
7 2 (0.28%) WordPress
8 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.14%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.14%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 139 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (14.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (13.61%) Cloud Computing
4 72 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 61 (8.47%) SaaS
6 55 (7.64%) npm
7 54 (7.50%) IBM Cloud
8 20 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (2.50%) GitHub
10 16 (2.22%) Amazon S3
10 16 (2.22%) Serverless
11 12 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.39%) Firebase
13 7 (0.97%) iTunes
13 7 (0.97%) TestFlight
14 6 (0.83%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.56%) Google Play
15 4 (0.56%) Route 53
16 3 (0.42%) PaaS
17 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.00%) HTTP
2 34 (4.72%) H.323
3 17 (2.36%) SSL
4 11 (1.53%) Skype
5 10 (1.39%) Firewall
6 9 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.97%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.83%) Bluetooth
8 6 (0.83%) Internet
9 4 (0.56%) Broadband
9 4 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.56%) Wireless
10 3 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.14%) AMQP
11 1 (0.14%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.92%) MySQL
2 50 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 38 (5.28%) MongoDB
4 34 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 21 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (2.78%) Big Data
7 20 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
8 15 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.08%) SQLite
9 14 (1.94%) Redis
10 12 (1.67%) CouchDB
11 6 (0.83%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.42%) Blockchain
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 180 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 69 (9.58%) JIRA
3 67 (9.31%) Xcode
4 58 (8.06%) webpack
5 57 (7.92%) Babel
5 57 (7.92%) gulp
6 32 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (3.75%) CocoaPods
8 26 (3.61%) Jenkins
9 19 (2.64%) Subversion
10 17 (2.36%) Visual Studio
11 16 (2.22%) JIRA Agile
12 15 (2.08%) Android Studio
12 15 (2.08%) Mercurial
13 14 (1.94%) fastlane
14 12 (1.67%) Bitbucket
14 12 (1.67%) Calabash
14 12 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (1.53%) git-flow
16 9 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 74 (10.28%) Finance
2 64 (8.89%) Banking
3 31 (4.31%) Publishing
4 21 (2.92%) Games
5 18 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 18 (2.50%) Military
6 16 (2.22%) Legal
7 15 (2.08%) Retail
8 13 (1.81%) Marketing
9 10 (1.39%) Advertising
10 8 (1.11%) Electronics
11 6 (0.83%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.83%) Law
11 6 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.69%) Automotive
12 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.28%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 512 (71.11%) Developer
2 302 (41.94%) iOS Developer
3 140 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 104 (14.44%) Mobile Developer
5 89 (12.36%) Senior Developer
6 71 (9.86%) Android Developer
7 70 (9.72%) iOS Android Developer
8 68 (9.44%) Applications Developer
9 53 (7.36%) C# Developer
9 53 (7.36%) Senior Software Engineer
10 51 (7.08%) Software Developer
11 50 (6.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 50 (6.94%) Objective-C Developer
12 49 (6.81%) Senior iOS Developer
13 41 (5.69%) Graduate
14 40 (5.56%) Java Developer
14 40 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
15 30 (4.17%) .NET Developer
15 30 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
15 30 (4.17%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (21.67%) RESTful
2 154 (21.39%) AngularJS
3 130 (18.06%) .NET
4 119 (16.53%) HTML
5 101 (14.03%) Web Services
6 100 (13.89%) React Native
7 92 (12.78%) React
8 72 (10.00%) HTML5
9 61 (8.47%) CSS
9 61 (8.47%) Node.js
10 55 (7.64%) REST
11 54 (7.50%) Cocoa
12 46 (6.39%) Core Data
12 46 (6.39%) Spring
13 44 (6.11%) Cocoa Touch
14 42 (5.83%) Django
15 40 (5.56%) JSON
16 39 (5.42%) Core Animation
17 38 (5.28%) WebRTC
18 37 (5.14%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 232 (32.22%) Mobile App
2 133 (18.47%) User Experience
3 49 (6.81%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (5.42%) Animation
5 35 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (4.72%) Data Structures
6 34 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
7 30 (4.17%) Algorithms
8 28 (3.89%) Mobile Banking
9 26 (3.61%) Smartphone
10 19 (2.64%) iPad
10 19 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (2.50%) Fintech
11 18 (2.50%) iPhone
12 15 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
13 13 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.67%) Online Banking
14 12 (1.67%) Social Media
15 10 (1.39%) Social Network
16 8 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 514 (71.39%) Apple iOS
2 326 (45.28%) Android
3 117 (16.25%) Linux
4 35 (4.86%) Windows
5 20 (2.78%) Unix
6 11 (1.53%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.97%) watchOS
8 6 (0.83%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (56.67%) iOS Development
2 328 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (30.97%) Software Engineering
4 186 (25.83%) Android Development
5 184 (25.56%) OO
6 180 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 131 (18.19%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (17.92%) OOP
9 97 (13.47%) TDD
10 90 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 89 (12.36%) Computer Science
12 68 (9.44%) Scrum
13 64 (8.89%) Web Development
14 63 (8.75%) OOD
15 61 (8.47%) Test Automation
16 52 (7.22%) BDD
17 50 (6.94%) Microservices
18 47 (6.53%) Machine Learning
19 46 (6.39%) DevOps
20 42 (5.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 438 (60.83%) Apple Swift
2 405 (56.25%) Java
3 333 (46.25%) JavaScript
4 241 (33.47%) C#
5 149 (20.69%) C++
6 132 (18.33%) Python
7 101 (14.03%) Ruby
8 90 (12.50%) C
8 90 (12.50%) TypeScript
9 73 (10.14%) Go
10 72 (10.00%) SQL
11 63 (8.75%) Perl
12 61 (8.47%) Kotlin
13 60 (8.33%) ES6
13 60 (8.33%) PHP
14 28 (3.89%) Scala
15 26 (3.61%) Assembly Language
16 16 (2.22%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.81%) Clojure
18 12 (1.67%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 86 (11.94%) Degree
2 62 (8.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (5.28%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.81%) CISSP
7 8 (1.11%) SANS
8 7 (0.97%) CCNA
8 7 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (0.97%) GIAC
8 7 (0.97%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (0.97%) MCSE
8 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (0.97%) SSCP
9 6 (0.83%) CREST Certified
9 6 (0.83%) CSSLP
10 5 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.53%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) GDPR
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (12.50%) Docker
2 33 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 61 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 59 (8.19%) Puppet
3 50 (6.94%) Ansible
4 8 (1.11%) Salt
5 3 (0.42%) Kibana
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.14%) HockeyApp
7 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (14.44%) Google
2 67 (9.31%) Apple
3 54 (7.50%) IBM
4 46 (6.39%) Microsoft
4 46 (6.39%) Xamarin
5 33 (4.58%) VMware
5 33 (4.58%) WorldPay
6 12 (1.67%) Adobe
7 11 (1.53%) Oracle
8 8 (1.11%) SAP
9 4 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.56%) Facebook
9 4 (0.56%) hybris
10 3 (0.42%) Cisco
11 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.28%) Twitter
12 1 (0.14%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 1 (0.14%) IONA
12 1 (0.14%) Perforce