The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
England / West Midlands
Rank 139 211 191
Rank change year-on-year +72 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 68 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 1.18% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 22
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,456
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,875
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2214 2712 2487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.42% 44.12% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 2377 2207
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Objective-C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the West Midlands

Objective-C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Objective-C in the West Midlands

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Objective-C in the West Midlands

Objective-C
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 Objective-C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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 +5 18 £25,000 -41.17%
Warwickshire - 18 £34,000 -
Shropshire +14 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Herefordshire -15 11 £24,000 -60.00%
Birmingham +27 10 - - 1
Coventry +20 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire +10 2 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Solihull -9 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Objective-C
England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 79 (82.29%) Apple iOS
2 70 (72.92%) iOS Development
3 62 (64.58%) Xcode
4 55 (57.29%) OO
4 55 (57.29%) JavaScript
5 47 (48.96%) HTML
6 46 (47.92%) Android
7 45 (46.88%) Web Services
8 42 (43.75%) XML
8 42 (43.75%) Java
9 41 (42.71%) JSON
10 40 (41.67%) Apple Swift
11 38 (39.58%) Mobile App
11 38 (39.58%) iOS SDK
12 34 (35.42%) REST
13 32 (33.33%) HTML5
13 32 (33.33%) Android Development
14 28 (29.17%) Core Data
14 28 (29.17%) CSS
14 28 (29.17%) Cocoa
15 26 (27.08%) SOAP
15 26 (27.08%) PHP
15 26 (27.08%) jQuery
16 24 (25.00%) Ajax
16 24 (25.00%) Android Studio
17 23 (23.96%) Mobile Development
17 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
17 23 (23.96%) Cocoa Touch
17 23 (23.96%) UIKit

Objective-C
Top Related 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 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Google Play
2 2 (2.08%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Skype
2 2 (2.08%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) MySQL
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) SQLite
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (64.58%) Xcode
2 24 (25.00%) Android Studio
3 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
4 13 (13.54%) Eclipse
5 11 (11.46%) Visual Studio
6 10 (10.42%) git-flow
7 6 (6.25%) CocoaPods
7 6 (6.25%) Gradle
7 6 (6.25%) Subversion
8 5 (5.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (5.21%) Appium
8 5 (5.21%) Babel
8 5 (5.21%) Calabash
8 5 (5.21%) Grunt
8 5 (5.21%) gulp
8 5 (5.21%) Jasmine
8 5 (5.21%) Mocha
8 5 (5.21%) UI Automator
9 1 (1.04%) Bower
9 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 14 (14.58%) Retail
2 11 (11.46%) Finance
3 9 (9.38%) Electronics
4 5 (5.21%) Billing
5 4 (4.17%) Publishing
6 3 (3.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 89 (92.71%) Developer
2 59 (61.46%) iOS Developer
3 24 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 24 (25.00%) Junior
3 24 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Junior iOS Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Mobile Developer
5 21 (21.88%) Android Developer
5 21 (21.88%) Objective-C Developer
6 15 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 15 (15.63%) Senior iOS Developer
7 14 (14.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 10 (10.42%) iOS Android Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Java Android Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Java Applications Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Java Mobile Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Mobile Software Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (48.96%) HTML
2 45 (46.88%) Web Services
3 42 (43.75%) XML
4 41 (42.71%) JSON
5 38 (39.58%) iOS SDK
6 34 (35.42%) REST
7 32 (33.33%) HTML5
8 28 (29.17%) Cocoa
8 28 (29.17%) Core Data
8 28 (29.17%) CSS
9 26 (27.08%) jQuery
9 26 (27.08%) SOAP
10 24 (25.00%) Ajax
11 23 (23.96%) Cocoa Touch
11 23 (23.96%) UIKit
12 22 (22.92%) Android SDK
13 18 (18.75%) RESTful
14 12 (12.50%) .NET
15 7 (7.29%) Node.js
16 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.58%) Mobile App
2 21 (21.88%) Social Media
3 12 (12.50%) User Experience
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.08%) Animation
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (82.29%) Apple iOS
2 46 (47.92%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.92%) iOS Development
2 55 (57.29%) OO
3 32 (33.33%) Android Development
4 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.96%) Mobile Development
5 17 (17.71%) MVC
6 14 (14.58%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (10.42%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (10.42%) TDD
8 8 (8.33%) OOP
8 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.29%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.25%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.21%) Functional Testing
11 5 (5.21%) Push Notifications
11 5 (5.21%) Single Customer View
12 4 (4.17%) Time Management
12 4 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.29%) JavaScript
2 42 (43.75%) Java
3 40 (41.67%) Apple Swift
4 26 (27.08%) PHP
5 10 (10.42%) C
6 6 (6.25%) C#
6 6 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.21%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) ECMAScript
7 5 (5.21%) ES6
8 3 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) Dart
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Google
2 10 (10.42%) IBM
3 7 (7.29%) Apple
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.21%) Adobe
5 5 (5.21%) Appcelerator
5 5 (5.21%) Facebook
5 5 (5.21%) Twitter
6 2 (2.08%) Zend
7 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
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