Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 313 314
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 3 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.020% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.052% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 25
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -23.08% -23.53%
10th Percentile £23,350 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +1.85% +20.00%

Cocoa is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,411 3,849 3,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.52% 38.28% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,996 3,283 3,379
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in the West Midlands

Cocoa
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cocoa in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Cocoa in the West Midlands

Cocoa
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Warwickshire - 3 £32,500 -
Cocoa
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cocoa 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 3 (100.00%) Core Data
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) RxSwift
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CarPlay
3 1 (33.33%) watchOS
3 1 (33.33%) ReactiveCocoa

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) CocoaPods
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Core Data
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) CarPlay
3 1 (33.33%) ReactiveCocoa
3 1 (33.33%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple