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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 213 205
Rank change year-on-year +35 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 55 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 1.23% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 17
Median salary £30,000 £32,750 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.39% -8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -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 2766 2612 2743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.28% 42.85% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2171 2472
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Coventry - 13 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 13 £34,000 -
Worcestershire +9 12 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Herefordshire -1 12 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 12 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -1 3 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Staffordshire +5 2 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Walsall - 1 £41,500 -
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 96 (78.05%) Apple iOS
2 89 (72.36%) Xcode
2 89 (72.36%) iOS Development
3 72 (58.54%) Web Services
4 71 (57.72%) Android
5 67 (54.47%) JavaScript
6 65 (52.85%) JSON
7 64 (52.03%) OO
8 62 (50.41%) HTML
9 60 (48.78%) iOS SDK
10 59 (47.97%) Mobile App
10 59 (47.97%) Android Development
11 58 (47.15%) REST
12 57 (46.34%) Apple Swift
13 56 (45.53%) Java
14 55 (44.72%) XML
15 46 (37.40%) HTML5
16 45 (36.59%) Android SDK
17 43 (34.96%) Android Studio
18 40 (32.52%) CSS
19 37 (30.08%) SOAP
20 32 (26.02%) Core Data
21 30 (24.39%) C
22 29 (23.58%) Cocoa
23 28 (22.76%) Google
24 26 (21.14%) PHP
25 25 (20.33%) Retail
25 25 (20.33%) Ajax
25 25 (20.33%) Cocoa Touch
25 25 (20.33%) UIKit

Objective-C
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 (1.63%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) Google Play
2 2 (1.63%) TestFlight
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.81%) Skype
1 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
1 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (7.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 89 (72.36%) Xcode
2 43 (34.96%) Android Studio
3 23 (18.70%) Eclipse
4 20 (16.26%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
6 10 (8.13%) git-flow
7 7 (5.69%) Subversion
8 6 (4.88%) Appium
9 5 (4.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (4.07%) Babel
9 5 (4.07%) Calabash
9 5 (4.07%) Grunt
9 5 (4.07%) gulp
9 5 (4.07%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.07%) Mocha
9 5 (4.07%) UI Automator
10 3 (2.44%) JIRA
10 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 25 (20.33%) Retail
2 20 (16.26%) Electronics
3 9 (7.32%) Automotive
4 6 (4.88%) Finance
5 5 (4.07%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (94.31%) Developer
2 81 (65.85%) iOS Developer
3 50 (40.65%) Android Developer
3 50 (40.65%) Applications Developer
4 38 (30.89%) Mobile Developer
5 31 (25.20%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 28 (22.76%) iOS Android Developer
7 27 (21.95%) Junior
7 27 (21.95%) Junior Developer
7 27 (21.95%) Junior iOS Developer
8 26 (21.14%) Objective-C Developer
9 20 (16.26%) Java Android Developer
9 20 (16.26%) Java Applications Developer
9 20 (16.26%) Java Developer
9 20 (16.26%) Java Mobile Developer
10 14 (11.38%) Senior Developer
10 14 (11.38%) Senior iOS Developer
11 6 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (58.54%) Web Services
2 65 (52.85%) JSON
3 62 (50.41%) HTML
4 60 (48.78%) iOS SDK
5 58 (47.15%) REST
6 55 (44.72%) XML
7 46 (37.40%) HTML5
8 45 (36.59%) Android SDK
9 40 (32.52%) CSS
10 37 (30.08%) SOAP
11 32 (26.02%) Core Data
12 29 (23.58%) Cocoa
13 25 (20.33%) Ajax
13 25 (20.33%) Cocoa Touch
13 25 (20.33%) jQuery
13 25 (20.33%) UIKit
14 15 (12.20%) RESTful
15 12 (9.76%) .NET
16 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
17 5 (4.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 59 (47.97%) Mobile App
2 23 (18.70%) Social Media
3 14 (11.38%) User Experience
4 10 (8.13%) iPad
4 10 (8.13%) iPhone
5 4 (3.25%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.81%) Animation
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 96 (78.05%) Apple iOS
2 71 (57.72%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (72.36%) iOS Development
2 64 (52.03%) OO
3 59 (47.97%) Android Development
4 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.26%) Asset Management
6 17 (13.82%) Mobile Development
6 17 (13.82%) MVC
7 10 (8.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (8.13%) TDD
8 9 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.88%) Functional Testing
9 6 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (4.88%) OOP
9 6 (4.88%) SDLC
9 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.07%) Push Notifications
10 5 (4.07%) Single Customer View
10 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.47%) JavaScript
2 57 (46.34%) Apple Swift
3 56 (45.53%) Java
4 30 (24.39%) C
5 26 (21.14%) PHP
6 6 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.07%) ECMAScript
7 5 (4.07%) ES6
8 4 (3.25%) C#
9 2 (1.63%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Google
2 10 (8.13%) IBM
3 7 (5.69%) Apple
4 6 (4.88%) Adobe
5 5 (4.07%) Appcelerator
5 5 (4.07%) Facebook
5 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.07%) Twitter
6 3 (2.44%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.63%) Zend
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