Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 496 537 558
Rank change year-on-year +41 +21 -67
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 207 652 781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.90% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 249 555 673
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £38,100 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +18.75%

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 29,372 72,742 90,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 59.36% 53.51% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24,936 59,759 75,450
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +46 191 £55,000 - 55
UK excluding London +62 125 £50,000 - 44
London +102 70 £60,000 -14.29% 18
Work from Home +41 60 £55,000 -12.00% 6
North of England +115 48 £50,000 +2.04% 19
South East +109 45 £55,000 -10.20% 6
Yorkshire +114 28 £47,500 -5.00% 9
South West +97 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North West +87 11 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Scotland +74 9 £65,000 +39.78% 5
North East - 9 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +91 7 £37,500 -25.00% 7
East of England +72 4 £37,500 -31.82% 2
East Midlands +65 4 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands +81 3 £35,000 +16.67% 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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.

1 190 (91.79%) Apple iOS
2 176 (85.02%) Apple Swift
3 143 (69.08%) iOS Development
4 124 (59.90%) Android
5 123 (59.42%) Java
6 95 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (44.44%) Mobile Development
8 83 (40.10%) Android Development
9 73 (35.27%) JavaScript
10 59 (28.50%) Git (software)
10 59 (28.50%) Mobile App
11 56 (27.05%) TDD
12 52 (25.12%) OO
13 51 (24.64%) React Native
14 47 (22.71%) Kotlin
15 46 (22.22%) RESTful
15 46 (22.22%) Software Engineering
16 39 (18.84%) Unit Testing
16 39 (18.84%) HTML
16 39 (18.84%) PHP
17 37 (17.87%) CSS
17 37 (17.87%) Ruby
18 35 (16.91%) Web Development
19 34 (16.43%) Xcode
19 34 (16.43%) AngularJS
19 34 (16.43%) User Experience
20 31 (14.98%) MySQL
21 30 (14.49%) Jenkins
22 29 (14.01%) Web Services
23 28 (13.53%) OOP

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 6 (2.90%) nginx
2 5 (2.42%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Sketch
2 4 (1.93%) Adobe XD
2 4 (1.93%) Figma
3 1 (0.48%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.25%) GitHub
2 14 (6.76%) AWS
3 8 (3.86%) Heroku
4 5 (2.42%) SaaS
5 4 (1.93%) iTunes
6 3 (1.45%) Azure
7 2 (0.97%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.48%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.48%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.48%) Firebase
8 1 (0.48%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) Skype
2 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.98%) MySQL
2 26 (12.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.90%) Redis
5 5 (2.42%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) MS Access
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 59 (28.50%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.43%) Xcode
3 30 (14.49%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.28%) Android Studio
5 11 (5.31%) Liquibase
6 8 (3.86%) CocoaPods
7 7 (3.38%) fastlane
7 7 (3.38%) GitLab
7 7 (3.38%) JIRA
8 6 (2.90%) Subversion
9 4 (1.93%) Appium
9 4 (1.93%) Calabash
9 4 (1.93%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.97%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.97%) Gradle
10 2 (0.97%) JUnit
10 2 (0.97%) Selenium
10 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (10.14%) Finance
2 9 (4.35%) Games
3 7 (3.38%) Law
4 6 (2.90%) Banking
5 3 (1.45%) Publishing
5 3 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 160 (77.29%) Developer
2 73 (35.27%) iOS Developer
3 42 (20.29%) Mobile Developer
4 33 (15.94%) Software Engineer
5 25 (12.08%) PHP Developer
6 20 (9.66%) Senior Developer
7 15 (7.25%) iOS Software Engineer
8 13 (6.28%) Android Developer
9 11 (5.31%) Mobile Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 9 (4.35%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (3.86%) iOS Android Developer
12 8 (3.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 8 (3.86%) Web Developer
13 7 (3.38%) Games Developer
13 7 (3.38%) Mobile Games Developer
13 7 (3.38%) React Developer
14 6 (2.90%) Lead Developer
14 6 (2.90%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.64%) React Native
2 46 (22.22%) RESTful
3 39 (18.84%) HTML
4 37 (17.87%) CSS
5 34 (16.43%) AngularJS
6 29 (14.01%) Web Services
7 28 (13.53%) Core Data
8 25 (12.08%) CodeIgniter
9 22 (10.63%) React
10 20 (9.66%) .NET
10 20 (9.66%) UIKit
11 17 (8.21%) Core Animation
11 17 (8.21%) Flutter
11 17 (8.21%) Node.js
11 17 (8.21%) Spring
12 16 (7.73%) iOS SDK
13 14 (6.76%) Cocoa
14 12 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (5.31%) jQuery
15 11 (5.31%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 59 (28.50%) Mobile App
2 34 (16.43%) User Experience
3 17 (8.21%) Animation
4 12 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (5.31%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.31%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.86%) Mobile Games
7 7 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.93%) Social Media
10 2 (0.97%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Arduino
11 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.48%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.48%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.48%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 190 (91.79%) Apple iOS
2 124 (59.90%) Android
3 3 (1.45%) Mac OS
3 3 (1.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (69.08%) iOS Development
2 95 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (44.44%) Mobile Development
4 83 (40.10%) Android Development
5 56 (27.05%) TDD
6 52 (25.12%) OO
7 46 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 39 (18.84%) Unit Testing
9 35 (16.91%) Web Development
10 28 (13.53%) OOP
11 23 (11.11%) Scrum
12 21 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (7.73%) Memory Management
14 16 (7.73%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (6.76%) SDLC
16 14 (6.76%) Software Architecture
17 13 (6.28%) Computer Science
18 12 (5.80%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (85.02%) Apple Swift
2 123 (59.42%) Java
3 73 (35.27%) JavaScript
4 47 (22.71%) Kotlin
5 39 (18.84%) PHP
6 37 (17.87%) Ruby
7 28 (13.53%) Python
8 26 (12.56%) C#
9 24 (11.59%) C++
10 20 (9.66%) SQL
11 11 (5.31%) Java 8
12 9 (4.35%) C
13 6 (2.90%) Dart
13 6 (2.90%) Go
13 6 (2.90%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.48%) Perl
15 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (9.66%) Degree
2 10 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.45%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.14%) Apple
2 9 (4.35%) Xamarin
2 9 (4.35%) Zend
3 5 (2.42%) Google
4 4 (1.93%) Adobe
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.45%) Facebook
6 1 (0.48%) Samsung