The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Augmented Reality
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 197 -
Rank change year-on-year -74 -  
Permanent jobs citing Augmented Reality 1 39 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 37 0
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% -12.79%  

Augmented Reality is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2786 2195 2372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.49% 39.62% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 1890 1897
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Augmented Reality
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Augmented Reality as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Augmented Reality in the North West

Augmented Reality
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Augmented Reality in the North West.

Salary trend for Augmented Reality in the North West

Augmented Reality
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Manchester -72 1 £33,500 -10.66%
Augmented Reality
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Augmented Reality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Kinect
2 4 (50.00%) Direct3D
2 4 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) 3D Programming
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (50.00%) HoloLens
2 4 (50.00%) Gesture Recognition
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery

Augmented Reality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Augmented Reality Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Direct3D
1 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) NativeScript
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (50.00%) HoloLens
1 4 (50.00%) Kinect
2 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Programming
1 4 (50.00%) Gesture Recognition
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Vision
4 1 (12.50%) Convolutional Neural Network
4 1 (12.50%) Deep Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin