The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 888 906 870
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 - £37,500

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kinect
Salary Trend

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

Kinect Salary Trend in the UK

Kinect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kinect over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Kinect Salary Histogram in the UK

Kinect
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kinect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 5 £51,250 +28.12% 5
Tyne and Wear - 3 £62,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £62,500 -
North East - 3 £62,500 -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Kinect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 12 (63.16%) B2B
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
1 12 (63.16%) SEO
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) Content Management
1 12 (63.16%) Google
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Google Analytics
1 12 (63.16%) Email Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Analytics
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
1 12 (63.16%) Raspberry Pi
2 6 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (15.79%) Automotive
4 3 (15.79%) Games
4 3 (15.79%) 3ds Max
4 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) HLSL
5 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
5 2 (10.53%) DirectX
6 1 (5.26%) XAML

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Account Manager
1 12 (63.16%) Account Director
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Account Manager
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Account Director
2 3 (15.79%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Graphics Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Tools Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.53%) DirectX
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) WinRT
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
1 12 (63.16%) Raspberry Pi
2 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) B2B
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
1 12 (63.16%) SEO
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) Content Management
1 12 (63.16%) Email Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) API Development
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) HLSL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) XAML
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
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