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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Cocoa
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 236 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 -  
Permanent jobs citing Cocoa 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.081% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -37.50% +1.91%  

Cocoa is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1797 2150 1956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.51% 34.80% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1882 1755
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cocoa as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +8 13 £25,000 -52.38%
Herefordshire - 10 £24,500 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
Cocoa
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cocoa 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 28 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 25 (89.29%) iOS SDK
2 25 (89.29%) iOS Development
3 24 (85.71%) REST
3 24 (85.71%) Core Data
3 24 (85.71%) JSON
3 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 23 (82.14%) PHP
4 23 (82.14%) SOAP
4 23 (82.14%) XML
4 23 (82.14%) Xcode
4 23 (82.14%) jQuery
4 23 (82.14%) Cocoa Touch
5 22 (78.57%) UIKit
5 22 (78.57%) HTML5
5 22 (78.57%) Web Services
5 22 (78.57%) HTML
6 21 (75.00%) OO
7 20 (71.43%) Ajax
8 19 (67.86%) Social Media
9 7 (25.00%) Android
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Apple Swift
10 5 (17.86%) Android Development
11 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (14.29%) Scrum
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) C#
12 3 (10.71%) C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Xcode
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Bower
3 1 (3.57%) CocoaPods
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Gradle
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (89.29%) iOS Developer
3 19 (67.86%) Junior
3 19 (67.86%) Junior Developer
3 19 (67.86%) Junior iOS Developer
3 19 (67.86%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Android Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Android Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead iOS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) iOS SDK
2 24 (85.71%) Core Data
2 24 (85.71%) JSON
2 24 (85.71%) REST
3 23 (82.14%) Cocoa Touch
3 23 (82.14%) jQuery
3 23 (82.14%) SOAP
3 23 (82.14%) XML
4 22 (78.57%) HTML
4 22 (78.57%) HTML5
4 22 (78.57%) UIKit
4 22 (78.57%) Web Services
5 20 (71.43%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) LAMP
7 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
7 2 (7.14%) Node.js
7 2 (7.14%) Smarty
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Laravel
8 1 (3.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Social Media
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Animation
4 2 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) iOS Development
2 21 (75.00%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Android Development
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Content Management
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (82.14%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Apple Swift
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Dart
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Apple
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
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