Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

HTC Vive
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1148 1242 -
Rank change year-on-year +94 - -
Permanent jobs citing HTC Vive 36 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.003% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 0
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -21.00% - -

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 75408 77749 91019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.27% 40.99% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56603 63777 72865
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% -

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 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 +81 36 £50,000 -
London - 23 £67,500 -
UK excluding London +51 13 £39,500 -21.00%
Midlands +45 8 £39,500 -
West Midlands - 8 £39,500 -
South West - 5 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, 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 35 (97.22%) Oculus Rift
2 34 (94.44%) HoloLens
3 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) Java
5 14 (38.89%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
7 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (33.33%) GCP
7 12 (33.33%) Games
7 12 (33.33%) REST
7 12 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
9 9 (25.00%) Physics
9 9 (25.00%) Android
9 9 (25.00%) Scrum
9 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
10 8 (22.22%) Visualisation
10 8 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
10 8 (22.22%) Automotive
10 8 (22.22%) NHS
10 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
10 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 7 (19.44%) OO
11 7 (19.44%) SaaS
11 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
12 6 (16.67%) User Experience
12 6 (16.67%) Microservices
12 6 (16.67%) IT Strategy
12 6 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence

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 5 (13.89%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (11.11%) Revit
3 1 (2.78%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.78%) Siemens NX
3 1 (2.78%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (19.44%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Babel
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 12 (33.33%) Games
2 8 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Head of Development
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
6 4 (11.11%) 3D Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Unity 3D Developer
8 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Head of User Experience
8 2 (5.56%) Interactive Developer
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Interactive Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Lead
9 1 (2.78%) Graduate Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Lead Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Machine Learning Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 12 (33.33%) REST
3 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
4 8 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) CSS3
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) React
5 2 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (2.78%) DirectX
6 1 (2.78%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 35 (97.22%) Oculus Rift
2 34 (94.44%) HoloLens
3 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 8 (22.22%) NHS
4 6 (16.67%) User Experience
5 5 (13.89%) Smartphone
6 4 (11.11%) Animation
6 4 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 9 (25.00%) Physics
4 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
6 7 (19.44%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 6 (16.67%) Microservices
8 5 (13.89%) Android Development
8 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 4 (11.11%) OOP
10 2 (5.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 2 (5.56%) Isomorphic JavaScript
10 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) GLSL
6 1 (2.78%) Lua
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) GCP
2 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Autodesk