The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Augmented Reality
Rank 833 904 943
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +39
Permanent jobs citing Augmented Reality 48 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.066% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 18
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +100.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36496 45292 45730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.63% 42.55% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29729 36082 36963
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,252 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Augmented Reality
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Augmented Reality as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Augmented Reality Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Augmented Reality
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK.

Augmented Reality Salary Trend in the UK

Augmented Reality
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Augmented Reality Salary Histogram in the UK

Augmented Reality
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +59 43 £40,000 -30.43% 18
London +25 16 £41,500 -17.00% 7
Cambridge +2 8 £72,500 +11.53% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £72,500 +11.53% 3
East of England -10 8 £72,500 +11.53% 3
Manchester -5 6 £40,000 - 5
North West -13 6 £40,000 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,000 -
Bristol - 6 £37,000 - 3
North East - 6 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,000 -
South West - 6 £37,000 - 3
Scotland +14 5 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
Glasgow +13 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Augmented Reality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 45 (37.19%) C++
2 41 (33.88%) Degree
2 41 (33.88%) Computer Science
3 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
4 36 (29.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 35 (28.93%) User Experience
6 31 (25.62%) C#
7 30 (24.79%) Software Engineering
8 29 (23.97%) Mathematics
9 28 (23.14%) HTML
10 25 (20.66%) OpenGL
11 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
12 21 (17.36%) Digital Media
12 21 (17.36%) Mobile App
13 20 (16.53%) CSS
13 20 (16.53%) PhD
14 19 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (15.70%) Web Development
14 19 (15.70%) Machine Learning
15 17 (14.05%) 3D Graphics
15 17 (14.05%) Unreal Engine
15 17 (14.05%) Computer Vision
16 16 (13.22%) Games
16 16 (13.22%) DirectX
17 15 (12.40%) C
18 14 (11.57%) Photoshop
18 14 (11.57%) PlayStation
19 13 (10.74%) Animation
20 12 (9.92%) Adobe Illustrator
20 12 (9.92%) Git (software)

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (4.13%) CMS
1 5 (4.13%) WordPress
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) Marvel
3 1 (0.83%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Photoshop
2 12 (9.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.31%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (3.31%) InDesign
4 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (2.48%) Maya
6 2 (1.65%) ZBrush
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.83%) InVision
7 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.31%) iTunes
3 3 (2.48%) Google Play
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 3 (2.48%) 802.11
2 3 (2.48%) Wireless
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.13%) Xcode
3 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.48%) Subversion
4 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.83%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.22%) Games
3 10 (8.26%) Automotive
4 6 (4.96%) Electronics
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
5 5 (4.13%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.31%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.31%) Brand Awareness
7 3 (2.48%) Finance
8 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (51.24%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.88%) Computer Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) 3D Developer
5 16 (13.22%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 15 (12.40%) Unity 3D Developer
7 13 (10.74%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.79%) QA Manager
12 6 (4.96%) C++ Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Graduate
12 6 (4.96%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (4.96%) PHP Developer
12 6 (4.96%) PHP Web Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Django Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Multimedia Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Python Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 28 (23.14%) HTML
3 25 (20.66%) OpenGL
4 20 (16.53%) CSS
5 17 (14.05%) Unreal Engine
6 16 (13.22%) DirectX
7 11 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 9 (7.44%) OpenCV
9 7 (5.79%) Node.js
10 6 (4.96%) jQuery
11 5 (4.13%) Django
11 5 (4.13%) Torch
11 5 (4.13%) Web Services
12 4 (3.31%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (3.31%) Flash
12 4 (3.31%) PhoneGap
12 4 (3.31%) WebGL
13 3 (2.48%) 802.1X
13 3 (2.48%) Direct3D
13 3 (2.48%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 41 (33.88%) Computer Science
2 35 (28.93%) User Experience
3 29 (23.97%) Mathematics
4 21 (17.36%) Digital Media
4 21 (17.36%) Mobile App
5 17 (14.05%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (11.57%) PlayStation
7 13 (10.74%) Animation
8 11 (9.09%) Algorithms
8 11 (9.09%) HTC Vive
8 11 (9.09%) Oculus Rift
9 10 (8.26%) BBC
9 10 (8.26%) Motion Graphics
9 10 (8.26%) Visualisation
10 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (5.79%) HoloLens
11 6 (4.96%) Kinect
11 6 (4.96%) Physics
12 4 (3.31%) Psychology
13 3 (2.48%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
2 11 (9.09%) Android
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
3 10 (8.26%) Windows
4 5 (4.13%) Debian
4 5 (4.13%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.79%) Software Engineering
2 19 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.70%) Machine Learning
2 19 (15.70%) Web Development
3 17 (14.05%) Computer Vision
4 12 (9.92%) 3D Programming
5 11 (9.09%) Deep Learning
5 11 (9.09%) Image Processing
6 9 (7.44%) OO
6 9 (7.44%) OOP
7 7 (5.79%) 3D Modelling
7 7 (5.79%) Data Protection
7 7 (5.79%) Scrum
7 7 (5.79%) TDD
8 6 (4.96%) Mobile Development
9 5 (4.13%) BDD
9 5 (4.13%) DevOps
9 5 (4.13%) Project Management
9 5 (4.13%) Prototyping
9 5 (4.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (37.19%) C++
2 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.62%) C#
4 15 (12.40%) C
5 11 (9.09%) PHP
5 11 (9.09%) Python
5 11 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 9 (7.44%) Java
7 8 (6.61%) SQL
8 7 (5.79%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.65%) HLSL
10 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) ES6
10 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (33.88%) Degree
2 20 (16.53%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) MBA
3 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Ansible
1 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.83%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Adobe
2 5 (4.13%) Google
2 5 (4.13%) Sony
3 4 (3.31%) Samsung
4 3 (2.48%) BT
5 2 (1.65%) Intel
5 2 (1.65%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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