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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 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 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +40.74%
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
754 560 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.96% 35.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 558 466 595
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
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 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Lua
3 2 (40.00%) PHP5
3 2 (40.00%) DirectX
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Games Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graphics Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) DirectX
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Lua
2 2 (40.00%) PHP5
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree