The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.81%
Xbox
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
744 553 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.29% 34.69% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 555 467 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xbox across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Xbox
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xbox across the Cambridge region.

Xbox Salary Trend in Cambridge

Xbox
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Xbox also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xbox.

1 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Lua
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Xbox also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xbox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graphics Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree