The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 858 957 979
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +22
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 7 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% 0.026% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%

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
36231 45679 46191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.56% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29550 36392 37289
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Kinect as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kinect within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 7 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 1
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 2 - -
North East 0 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -2 2 - -
London +68 1 £36,000 - 1

Kinect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Kinect also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Kinect.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) PhD
4 6 (37.50%) OpenGL
5 5 (31.25%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (25.00%) OpenCV
6 4 (25.00%) DirectX
6 4 (25.00%) Xcode
7 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
7 3 (18.75%) Oculus Rift
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Automotive
7 3 (18.75%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) 3D Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (6.25%) Android
8 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) 3D Programming
8 1 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (6.25%) Arduino
8 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.25%) Direct3D
8 1 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
1 3 (18.75%) Games
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) 3D Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Unity 3D Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (37.50%) OpenGL
3 4 (25.00%) DirectX
3 4 (25.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (6.25%) Direct3D
4 1 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (18.75%) Oculus Rift
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.25%) Arduino
4 1 (6.25%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) 3D Visualisation
1 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (6.25%) 3D Programming
2 1 (6.25%) OO
2 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) PhD
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