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 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
Augmented Reality
Rank 829 819 848
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Augmented Reality 72 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.048% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 40
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%

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
36390 35427 38997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.06% 33.04% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28582 28591 32932
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Augmented Reality Salary Histogram in the UK

Augmented Reality
Top 20 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 21 August 2014. 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 68 £49,500 +65.00% 4
London -1 45 £53,000 +76.66% 3
North East - 14 - -
City of London -14 13 £57,500 +187.50%
Northumberland - 9 - -
South East -24 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Gateshead - 5 - -
East of England -15 4 £42,250 +25.18%
Scotland - 4 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £42,250 +25.18%
Glasgow - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey -8 1 - -
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 83 (63.85%) REST
2 80 (61.54%) Scrum
2 80 (61.54%) TDD
3 76 (58.46%) Computer Science
4 75 (57.69%) Degree
5 72 (55.38%) OO
5 72 (55.38%) iPhone
6 71 (54.62%) Mobile App
7 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (48.46%) OAuth
9 56 (43.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 55 (42.31%) OOP
10 55 (42.31%) Git (software)
11 54 (41.54%) QA
11 54 (41.54%) DevOps
12 53 (40.77%) HTML
13 51 (39.23%) Retail
13 51 (39.23%) Android
14 50 (38.46%) Apple iOS
15 48 (36.92%) Android Development
16 47 (36.15%) Objective-C
16 47 (36.15%) iOS Development
17 44 (33.85%) iOS SDK
18 41 (31.54%) SQLite
19 39 (30.00%) Software Engineering
20 38 (29.23%) Dell
20 38 (29.23%) Games
21 34 (26.15%) Java
22 32 (24.62%) C#
23 31 (23.85%) iPad

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.38%) HTTP
2 7 (5.38%) VPN
3 5 (3.85%) DNS
3 5 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (1.54%) VoIP
4 2 (1.54%) Firewall
4 2 (1.54%) Wireless
4 2 (1.54%) IPsec
4 2 (1.54%) VLAN
4 2 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 55 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.54%) Xcode
3 14 (10.77%) VTune
4 12 (9.23%) Mockito
4 12 (9.23%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (39.23%) Retail
2 38 (29.23%) Games
3 4 (3.08%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 97 (74.62%) Developer
2 43 (33.08%) Android Developer
3 38 (29.23%) iOS Developer
3 38 (29.23%) Senior Developer
4 21 (16.15%) Senior Android Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Senior iOS Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Programmer
7 7 (5.38%) iPhone Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Senior iPhone Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) IT Support
11 3 (2.31%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (2.31%) Account Manager
11 3 (2.31%) C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (1.54%) Lead Developer
12 2 (1.54%) Interactive Project Manager
12 2 (1.54%) Research Scientist
12 2 (1.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 1 (0.77%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (63.85%) REST
2 63 (48.46%) OAuth
3 53 (40.77%) HTML
4 44 (33.85%) iOS SDK
5 29 (22.31%) Android SDK
6 25 (19.23%) OpenGL
7 23 (17.69%) JSON
8 20 (15.38%) Ajax
9 18 (13.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 14 (10.77%) DirectX
11 5 (3.85%) Qt
11 5 (3.85%) Unreal Engine
11 5 (3.85%) OpenCL
12 3 (2.31%) OpenGL ES
12 3 (2.31%) Google Maps API
13 2 (1.54%) CSS
13 2 (1.54%) Flash
14 1 (0.77%) .NET
14 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.77%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 76 (58.46%) Computer Science
2 72 (55.38%) iPhone
3 71 (54.62%) Mobile App
4 31 (23.85%) iPad
5 21 (16.15%) 3D Graphics
6 19 (14.62%) Mathematics
6 19 (14.62%) Visualisation
7 11 (8.46%) Social Media
8 8 (6.15%) Social Gaming
9 5 (3.85%) Physics
9 5 (3.85%) Animation
9 5 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (2.31%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.31%) Mobile Games
10 3 (2.31%) Video Editing
10 3 (2.31%) Online Games
11 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.77%) Blog
11 1 (0.77%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.23%) Android
2 50 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.69%) Windows
4 7 (5.38%) Linux
5 5 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.54%) CentOS
8 1 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (61.54%) Scrum
1 80 (61.54%) TDD
2 72 (55.38%) OO
3 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (43.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 55 (42.31%) OOP
6 54 (41.54%) DevOps
7 48 (36.92%) Android Development
8 47 (36.15%) iOS Development
9 39 (30.00%) Software Engineering
10 20 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 20 (15.38%) Memory Management
10 20 (15.38%) Analytics
11 17 (13.08%) Web Application Development
11 17 (13.08%) Refactoring
11 17 (13.08%) Test Automation
12 16 (12.31%) 3D Visualisation
13 15 (11.54%) Multithreading
14 14 (10.77%) 3D Rendering
15 12 (9.23%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.15%) Objective-C
2 34 (26.15%) Java
3 32 (24.62%) C#
4 27 (20.77%) C++
5 15 (11.54%) HLSL
6 9 (6.92%) Python
7 6 (4.62%) C
8 3 (2.31%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.54%) SQL
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 75 (57.69%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (41.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Nagios
1 2 (1.54%) Cacti
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Dell
2 24 (18.46%) Twitter
3 20 (15.38%) Facebook
4 5 (3.85%) Google
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.54%) Cisco
6 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.54%) Rackspace
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