The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 43 48 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Objective-C 18 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.14% 1.75% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% 3.24% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,250 £45,000
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 237 185 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 67.71% 53.94% 65.49%
Number of salaries quoted 235 175 138
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Objective-C
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Objective-C in Worcestershire

Objective-C
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Salary histogram for Objective-C in Worcestershire

Objective-C
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Worcestershire 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
Bromsgrove - 12 £24,500 -
Redditch -3 6 £35,000 -33.33%
Objective-C
West Midlands

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 26 (92.86%) iOS Development
3 25 (89.29%) OO
3 25 (89.29%) Xcode
4 24 (85.71%) Cocoa
5 23 (82.14%) iOS SDK
5 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
6 22 (78.57%) Cocoa Touch
6 22 (78.57%) Core Data
7 21 (75.00%) UIKit
7 21 (75.00%) REST
7 21 (75.00%) PHP
7 21 (75.00%) SOAP
7 21 (75.00%) Web Services
7 21 (75.00%) XML
7 21 (75.00%) HTML
7 21 (75.00%) JSON
7 21 (75.00%) jQuery
7 21 (75.00%) HTML5
8 20 (71.43%) Ajax
9 19 (67.86%) Social Media
10 7 (25.00%) Apple Swift
11 5 (17.86%) Android
12 4 (14.29%) MySQL
12 4 (14.29%) Android Development
12 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
13 3 (10.71%) Skype
13 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (10.71%) Scrum
13 3 (10.71%) Finance

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Xcode
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (92.86%) 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 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) Cocoa
2 23 (82.14%) iOS SDK
3 22 (78.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 22 (78.57%) Core Data
4 21 (75.00%) HTML
4 21 (75.00%) HTML5
4 21 (75.00%) jQuery
4 21 (75.00%) JSON
4 21 (75.00%) REST
4 21 (75.00%) SOAP
4 21 (75.00%) UIKit
4 21 (75.00%) Web Services
4 21 (75.00%) XML
5 20 (71.43%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.14%) LAMP
6 2 (7.14%) Smarty
7 1 (3.57%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Social Media
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Animation
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) iOS Development
2 25 (89.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) Android Development
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) PHP
3 7 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Apple