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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 898 937 880
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -57
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £34,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 - -

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
42555 48089 43543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 39.82% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 37865 35244
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 £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 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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
Top 8 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 17 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 +34 5 £34,500 -46.92% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £34,500 -
North East - 2 £34,500 -
South East - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £34,500 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -

Kinect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (58.33%) SEO
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) Raspberry Pi
3 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
3 5 (41.67%) Games
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) CMS
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) DOM
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Skype
4 4 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Twitter
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Skype
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Account Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Account Director
3 3 (25.00%) Account Director
3 3 (25.00%) Account Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Games Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Games Designer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) DOM
1 4 (33.33%) Ajax
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Printing
5 2 (16.67%) Arduino
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (16.67%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SEO
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter
3 3 (25.00%) Google
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