Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 17 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.52% 0.19% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 0.48% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 4
Watford median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,375 £41,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,125 £47,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +20.00%

Objective-C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 564 414 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 50.36% 40.19% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 470 331 404
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +8.43%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Watford

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Objective-C in Watford

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in Watford over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in Watford

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

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (64.71%) OOP
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) Subversion
5 8 (47.06%) Xcode
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) Java
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) Android Development
5 8 (47.06%) Android
5 8 (47.06%) Cocoa Touch
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
6 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) SQLite
7 6 (35.29%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Memory Management
7 6 (35.29%) iBeacon
7 6 (35.29%) User Experience
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScriptCore
8 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (29.41%) Mobile Commerce
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 5 (29.41%) CocoaPods
9 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) TestFlight
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQLite
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (52.94%) Subversion
3 8 (47.06%) Xcode
4 5 (29.41%) CocoaPods
5 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (5.88%) Robolectric
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) iOS Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Android Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Android Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Android Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Cocoa Touch
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScriptCore
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) XHTML
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 6 (35.29%) User Experience
3 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
4 3 (17.65%) iPad
4 3 (17.65%) iPhone
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (64.71%) OOP
3 8 (47.06%) Android Development
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Memory Management
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) MVVM
9 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.76%) High Availability
9 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
9 2 (11.76%) Time Management
10 1 (5.88%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Apple
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