The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 606 634 595
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 4 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.002% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.005% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 23
Average salary - £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Kinect
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19417 20419 21638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.68% 44.87% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16145 16363 18080
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Kinect
Salary Trend in London

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

Kinect Salary Trend in London

Kinect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) DOM
2 4 (80.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) UI Developer
2 4 (80.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) DOM
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Augmented Reality
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SEO
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft