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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Augmented Reality
Rank 888 872 867
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Augmented Reality 26 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.041% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.061% 0.10% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 19
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,250 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%

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
42704 47587 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.82% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33700 37640 34723
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Augmented Reality Salary Histogram in the UK

Augmented Reality
Top 11 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 28 April 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 +3 26 £47,500 +5.55% 10
London +10 21 £47,500 -9.52% 4
City of London +29 3 £70,000 +21.21%
South East +5 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Enfield - 3 £23,000 -
Hampshire +3 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Northamptonshire - 2 £37,500 -
Northampton - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £43,000 - 1

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) REST
3 39 (54.93%) OO
4 38 (53.52%) Java
5 37 (52.11%) iPhone
5 37 (52.11%) User Experience
6 32 (45.07%) Mobile Development
6 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
6 32 (45.07%) Android
7 31 (43.66%) Degree
7 31 (43.66%) Scrum
8 30 (42.25%) QA
8 30 (42.25%) Mobile App
8 30 (42.25%) Android Development
9 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
10 28 (39.44%) DevOps
11 26 (36.62%) SQLite
12 24 (33.80%) HTML
13 23 (32.39%) OOP
14 22 (30.99%) Apple iOS
15 21 (29.58%) OAuth
15 21 (29.58%) TDD
15 21 (29.58%) Games
15 21 (29.58%) Mobile Application Development
15 21 (29.58%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (28.17%) iOS Development
17 19 (26.76%) Sophis RISQUE
17 19 (26.76%) Dell
18 18 (25.35%) C++
19 17 (23.94%) Retail

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) WordPress
2 1 (1.41%) Kinematics
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.23%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) HTTP
2 5 (7.04%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQLite
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Mockito
2 12 (16.90%) EasyMock
2 12 (16.90%) Robolectric
3 3 (4.23%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (29.58%) Games
2 17 (23.94%) Retail
3 10 (14.08%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (77.46%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) Android Developer
3 16 (22.54%) iOS Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Designer
7 4 (5.63%) Digital Producer
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Digital Designer
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Android Developer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Junior
9 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior iOS Developer
10 1 (1.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (57.75%) REST
2 24 (33.80%) HTML
3 21 (29.58%) OAuth
4 16 (22.54%) iOS SDK
4 16 (22.54%) Ajax
5 15 (21.13%) JSON
6 14 (19.72%) Google Maps API
7 12 (16.90%) RoboSpice
8 11 (15.49%) CSS
9 8 (11.27%) Android SDK
10 5 (7.04%) OpenGL
11 4 (5.63%) CGI
11 4 (5.63%) HTML5
12 3 (4.23%) Qt
12 3 (4.23%) CSS3
12 3 (4.23%) OpenCL
12 3 (4.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 3 (4.23%) DOM
12 3 (4.23%) .NET
12 3 (4.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (52.11%) iPhone
1 37 (52.11%) User Experience
2 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
3 30 (42.25%) Mobile App
4 17 (23.94%) iPad
5 14 (19.72%) Social Media
5 14 (19.72%) Online Games
6 13 (18.31%) Mobile Games
7 11 (15.49%) Social Gaming
8 4 (5.63%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
9 3 (4.23%) Physics
9 3 (4.23%) Kinect
9 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.41%) Animation
11 1 (1.41%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Android
2 22 (30.99%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) OO
3 32 (45.07%) Mobile Development
4 31 (43.66%) Scrum
5 30 (42.25%) Android Development
6 28 (39.44%) DevOps
7 23 (32.39%) OOP
8 21 (29.58%) Mobile Application Development
8 21 (29.58%) TDD
8 21 (29.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (28.17%) iOS Development
10 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.54%) MVC
12 14 (19.72%) Analytics
12 14 (19.72%) UX Design
13 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
14 4 (5.63%) Web Development
15 3 (4.23%) Business Development
15 3 (4.23%) Web Design
15 3 (4.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 18 (25.35%) C++
3 16 (22.54%) Objective-C
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.86%) PHP
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 5 (7.04%) SQL
7 4 (5.63%) C
8 3 (4.23%) Python
8 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) R
9 1 (1.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (42.25%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Dell
2 17 (23.94%) Twitter
3 14 (19.72%) Google
3 14 (19.72%) Facebook
4 6 (8.45%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
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