Period
to 20 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HoloLens in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HoloLens over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Microsoft HoloLens
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1134 1226 -
Rank change year-on-year +92 - -
Permanent jobs citing HoloLens 58 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.001% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 53 0 0
UK median annual salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 - -

HoloLens 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75372 78335 91307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 41.03% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56578 64226 73065
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HoloLens as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HoloLens in the UK

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Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HoloLens.

Salary trend for HoloLens in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HoloLens over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for HoloLens in the UK

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Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HoloLens within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
England +103 54 £50,000 -
London - 33 £62,500 -
UK excluding London +71 21 £37,500 -
Midlands +48 12 £39,500 -
West Midlands - 12 £39,500 -
South West - 4 £37,500 -
North of England +3 3 £25,000 -
North West -14 2 £40,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing HoloLens 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 HoloLens.

1 36 (62.07%) Oculus Rift
2 34 (58.62%) HTC Vive
3 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (53.45%) C#
5 21 (36.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 19 (32.76%) Java
7 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
8 15 (25.86%) Machine Learning
8 15 (25.86%) REST
8 15 (25.86%) TDD
8 15 (25.86%) Games
9 12 (20.69%) GCP
9 12 (20.69%) NHS
9 12 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.24%) C++
10 10 (17.24%) .NET
10 10 (17.24%) OO
10 10 (17.24%) Microservices
10 10 (17.24%) Unreal Engine
11 9 (15.52%) Android SDK
11 9 (15.52%) Android
11 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
11 9 (15.52%) Scrum
12 8 (13.79%) Automotive
12 8 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
12 8 (13.79%) Physics

HoloLens
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) CMS
1 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (6.90%) Revit
3 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.72%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.72%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Babel
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 15 (25.86%) Games
2 8 (13.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (65.52%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Head of Development
7 5 (8.62%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.90%) 3D Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Unity 3D Developer
10 2 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Interactive Developer
10 2 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Interactive Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 15 (25.86%) REST
3 10 (17.24%) .NET
3 10 (17.24%) Unreal Engine
4 9 (15.52%) Android SDK
4 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.17%) CSS3
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) Node.js
8 2 (3.45%) React
8 2 (3.45%) Sass
9 1 (1.72%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.72%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.72%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (62.07%) Oculus Rift
2 34 (58.62%) HTC Vive
3 12 (20.69%) NHS
4 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
5 6 (10.34%) User Experience
6 5 (8.62%) Animation
6 5 (8.62%) Augmented Reality
6 5 (8.62%) Smartphone
7 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.90%) Fintech
8 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
8 3 (5.17%) Kinect
9 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.72%) Online Games
9 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Android
2 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
3 15 (25.86%) Machine Learning
3 15 (25.86%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) Microservices
4 10 (17.24%) OO
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 8 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (13.79%) Physics
6 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
7 7 (12.07%) Prototyping
8 6 (10.34%) IT Strategy
8 6 (10.34%) MVC
9 5 (8.62%) Android Development
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) SOA
10 4 (6.90%) E-Procurement
10 4 (6.90%) ERP
10 4 (6.90%) Migration
10 4 (6.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (8.62%) SQL
6 4 (6.90%) GLSL
7 2 (3.45%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Lua
8 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) GCP
2 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Autodesk