Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Objective-C
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 284 291
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7 -49
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 79 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 1.05% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 62 28
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.66% -7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £30,475
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,250 £56,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5291 5223 5135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.88% 45.83% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 4364 4565
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,050 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,375 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Shropshire +16 24 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Wolverhampton +18 17 £34,500 -18.82%
Coventry +23 13 £40,000 -36.00%
Warwickshire +9 11 £34,000 +44.68% 1
Herefordshire +3 5 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Worcestershire -12 5 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Birmingham +7 4 £29,500 -32.57%
Solihull -2 3 £30,000 -
Staffordshire -5 2 £41,500 +6.41%
Walsall - 1 £41,500 -
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 70 (88.61%) Android
2 64 (81.01%) Xcode
3 62 (78.48%) Apple iOS
4 58 (73.42%) Java
5 57 (72.15%) Android Development
5 57 (72.15%) iOS Development
6 55 (69.62%) Mobile App
7 50 (63.29%) iOS SDK
8 48 (60.76%) Android SDK
9 45 (56.96%) Apple Swift
10 43 (54.43%) Android Studio
10 43 (54.43%) JSON
11 42 (53.16%) REST
12 34 (43.04%) XML
13 31 (39.24%) SOAP
14 28 (35.44%) HTML
15 27 (34.18%) Web Services
16 23 (29.11%) OO
16 23 (29.11%) CSS
17 22 (27.85%) Google
18 21 (26.58%) Google Play
19 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
20 19 (24.05%) C
20 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
21 17 (21.52%) OAuth
21 17 (21.52%) SQL
21 17 (21.52%) SAML
21 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
21 17 (21.52%) User Experience
22 15 (18.99%) Mobile Development

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 10 (12.66%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) Google Play
2 7 (8.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) ATM
Development Applications
1 64 (81.01%) Xcode
2 43 (54.43%) Android Studio
3 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
4 12 (15.19%) JIRA
5 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.27%) Appium
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.46%) Retail
2 11 (13.92%) Electronics
3 9 (11.39%) Games
4 8 (10.13%) Automotive
5 5 (6.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 48 (60.76%) iOS Developer
3 46 (58.23%) Applications Developer
4 40 (50.63%) Android Developer
4 40 (50.63%) Mobile Developer
5 33 (41.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 26 (32.91%) iOS Android Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Objective-C Developer
8 10 (12.66%) Java Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Java Android Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Java Applications Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Java Mobile Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior
10 5 (6.33%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior iOS Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Designer
11 4 (5.06%) Interface Designer
11 4 (5.06%) UI Designer
11 4 (5.06%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.53%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) iOS SDK
2 48 (60.76%) Android SDK
3 43 (54.43%) JSON
4 42 (53.16%) REST
5 34 (43.04%) XML
6 31 (39.24%) SOAP
7 28 (35.44%) HTML
8 27 (34.18%) Web Services
9 23 (29.11%) CSS
10 17 (21.52%) OAuth
10 17 (21.52%) SAML
11 14 (17.72%) HTML5
12 6 (7.59%) Core Data
13 5 (6.33%) Ajax
13 5 (6.33%) Cocoa
13 5 (6.33%) Cocoa Touch
13 5 (6.33%) jQuery
13 5 (6.33%) UIKit
14 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 55 (69.62%) Mobile App
2 17 (21.52%) User Experience
3 8 (10.13%) iPad
3 8 (10.13%) iPhone
4 5 (6.33%) Social Media
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Kindle
6 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 70 (88.61%) Android
2 62 (78.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Android Development
1 57 (72.15%) iOS Development
2 23 (29.11%) OO
3 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
4 15 (18.99%) Mobile Development
5 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.66%) SDLC
7 9 (11.39%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.33%) Web Development
9 2 (2.53%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (2.53%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.27%) Functional Testing
10 1 (1.27%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.27%) MVC
10 1 (1.27%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.27%) Scrum
10 1 (1.27%) Software Delivery
10 1 (1.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 45 (56.96%) Apple Swift
3 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 19 (24.05%) C
5 17 (21.52%) SQL
6 10 (12.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) C#
8 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Google
2 11 (13.92%) Apple
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle