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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Augmented Reality
Rank 855 849 857
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Augmented Reality 28 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.049% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.12% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 24
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Augmented Reality
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Augmented Reality Salary Histogram in the UK

Augmented Reality
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 28 £47,500 -5.00% 3
London +16 22 £50,000 -5.66% 2
South East +6 6 £43,000 +14.66%
Oxfordshire - 4 £43,000 -
City of London +29 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Enfield - 3 £23,000 -
Hampshire +1 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Oxford - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Augmented Reality 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 Augmented Reality.

1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (61.19%) Java
3 39 (58.21%) REST
4 37 (55.22%) OO
5 36 (53.73%) iPhone
6 30 (44.78%) Computer Science
6 30 (44.78%) User Experience
6 30 (44.78%) Mobile Development
7 28 (41.79%) Apple iOS
7 28 (41.79%) Mobile App
8 27 (40.30%) QA
8 27 (40.30%) Git (software)
8 27 (40.30%) iOS Development
9 26 (38.81%) DevOps
9 26 (38.81%) Degree
9 26 (38.81%) Scrum
10 25 (37.31%) OOP
11 24 (35.82%) Android
12 23 (34.33%) C++
12 23 (34.33%) Android Development
13 22 (32.84%) Games
14 21 (31.34%) SQLite
14 21 (31.34%) iPad
14 21 (31.34%) Objective-C
14 21 (31.34%) iOS SDK
15 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
16 18 (26.87%) OAuth
16 18 (26.87%) TDD
16 18 (26.87%) MVC
16 18 (26.87%) Mobile Application Development

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Augmented Reality 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 Augmented Reality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) Kinematics
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) SQLite
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) EasyMock
2 9 (13.43%) Mockito
2 9 (13.43%) Robolectric
3 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (32.84%) Games
2 17 (25.37%) Retail
3 7 (10.45%) Marketing
4 4 (5.97%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) iOS Developer
3 20 (29.85%) Android Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior iOS Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Android Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Android Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Digital Producer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Product Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Junior
10 1 (1.49%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.49%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (58.21%) REST
2 21 (31.34%) iOS SDK
3 18 (26.87%) OAuth
4 16 (23.88%) HTML
4 16 (23.88%) Google Maps API
5 15 (22.39%) JSON
6 13 (19.40%) Ajax
7 9 (13.43%) RoboSpice
8 5 (7.46%) Android SDK
9 4 (5.97%) CSS
9 4 (5.97%) CGI
9 4 (5.97%) OpenGL
9 4 (5.97%) Middleware
10 3 (4.48%) Qt
10 3 (4.48%) OpenCL
10 3 (4.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (2.99%) PhoneGap
11 2 (2.99%) RESTful
11 2 (2.99%) jQuery
11 2 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (53.73%) iPhone
2 30 (44.78%) Computer Science
2 30 (44.78%) User Experience
3 28 (41.79%) Mobile App
4 21 (31.34%) iPad
5 16 (23.88%) Online Games
5 16 (23.88%) Social Media
6 14 (20.90%) Mobile Games
7 13 (19.40%) Social Gaming
8 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.97%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (4.48%) Mechatronics
9 3 (4.48%) Physics
9 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Apple iOS
2 24 (35.82%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) OO
3 30 (44.78%) Mobile Development
4 27 (40.30%) iOS Development
5 26 (38.81%) DevOps
5 26 (38.81%) Scrum
6 25 (37.31%) OOP
7 23 (34.33%) Android Development
8 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
9 18 (26.87%) TDD
9 18 (26.87%) MVC
9 18 (26.87%) Mobile Application Development
9 18 (26.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (23.88%) Analytics
11 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.93%) UX Design
13 5 (7.46%) Web Development
14 3 (4.48%) CAD
14 3 (4.48%) OOD
14 3 (4.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) C++
3 21 (31.34%) Objective-C
4 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) C
6 7 (10.45%) Python
7 6 (8.96%) PHP
7 6 (8.96%) SQL
8 4 (5.97%) Ruby
9 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.99%) R
11 1 (1.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) PhD
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.30%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Google
1 16 (23.88%) Facebook
1 16 (23.88%) Twitter
2 13 (19.40%) Dell
3 3 (4.48%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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