The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 130 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.046% 0.042% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.096% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Xbox
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
921 1044 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.98% 43.81% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 747 766 758
Average salary £42,500 £39,420 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Xbox
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Xbox
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 - -
Xbox
East of England

Xbox
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) PlayStation

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree