Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Oculus Rift in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oculus Rift over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Oculus Rift
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Oculus Rift 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 - -
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year -17.72% +68.09% -

Oculus Rift is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 351 413 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 38.40% 42.10% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 272 331 476
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% -8.75%
10th Percentile £24,750 £19,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,900 £56,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Oculus Rift
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oculus Rift within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
Oculus Rift
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Oculus Rift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Oculus Rift.

1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Blender
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebGL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Three.js
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript

Oculus Rift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Three.js
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (100.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google