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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 218 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Kinect 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.053% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
Kinect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1898 1730 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.31% 32.13% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1417 1693
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,925 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kinect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kinect across the West Midlands region.

Kinect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Kinect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kinect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Kinect
England

Kinect
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) WinRT
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) WinRT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft