The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 72 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.33% 0.52% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £58,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Xbox
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
216 238 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 35.53% 30.91% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 173 197 295
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,939 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Xbox
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Guildford

Xbox
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) COM
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft