The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 277 344 308
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -36
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 23 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.008% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.017% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 15
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £70,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Xbox
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4457 5742 6097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.39% 45.59% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3670 4717 5225
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Xbox
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Xbox Salary Trend in the City of London

Xbox
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the City of London

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Games
7 6 (24.00%) GWT
7 6 (24.00%) Ajax
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.00%) PhD
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) Game Development
9 4 (16.00%) Analytics
9 4 (16.00%) User Experience
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (16.00%) Retail
9 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (16.00%) Pay per click
9 4 (16.00%) Marketing
9 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) Apache Wicket

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (8.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Account Director
4 3 (12.00%) Games Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.00%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) Ajax
3 6 (24.00%) GWT
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (12.00%) Thymeleaf
6 2 (8.00%) LAMP
6 2 (8.00%) Smarty
6 2 (8.00%) Memcached
6 2 (8.00%) mod_rewrite
6 2 (8.00%) STL
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
7 1 (4.00%) DirectX
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) Game Development
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
5 4 (16.00%) Pay per click
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft