Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HTC Vive in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTC Vive over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

HTC Vive
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1155 1164 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Permanent jobs citing HTC Vive 24 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.009% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.022% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 0
UK median annual salary £62,500 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.34% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 -
% change year-on-year +2.60% - -

HTC Vive 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 72,271 71,702 87,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 40.75% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56,091 58,830 70,836
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,503 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.01% +1.19% +5.00%

HTC Vive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTC Vive over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTC Vive within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England +23 24 £62,500 +62.34% 2
London - 13 £75,000 - 1
UK excluding London +3 11 £39,500 +2.60% 1
Midlands +34 7 £39,500 -
West Midlands - 7 £39,500 -
South West +6 4 £30,750 -16.89% 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing HTC Vive 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 HTC Vive.

1 22 (91.67%) Oculus Rift
2 21 (87.50%) HoloLens
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Games
4 10 (41.67%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) SaaS
4 10 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 8 (33.33%) Physics
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) GCP
6 8 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 7 (29.17%) Unreal Engine
7 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
7 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
7 7 (29.17%) SOA
7 7 (29.17%) NHS
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) Automotive
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) User Experience
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (8.33%) Animation
9 2 (8.33%) Android
9 2 (8.33%) Revit
9 2 (8.33%) Augmented Reality

HTC Vive
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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (8.33%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) SaaS
2 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Babel
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 10 (41.67%) Games
2 7 (29.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Head of Development
4 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Head of User Experience
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Interactive Developer
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Interactive Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Unity 3D Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (29.17%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) React
3 2 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (91.67%) Oculus Rift
2 21 (87.50%) HoloLens
3 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
3 7 (29.17%) NHS
4 6 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Animation
5 2 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 8 (33.33%) Physics
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) SOA
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 2 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Isomorphic Development
5 2 (8.33%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) GLSL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) GCP
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Autodesk