The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 331 319 335
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.020% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary - - £22,500
Kinect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4447 4972 5269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.86% 41.58% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3695 4357 4824
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kinect across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Kinect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kinect across the City of London region.

Kinect Salary Trend in the City of London

Kinect
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Kinect also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kinect.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Kinect also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kinect. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft