The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 174 186 174
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.097% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1030 1109 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.65% 26.93% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 784 929 883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Xbox
North West

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Xbox
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Manchester

Xbox
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Xbox Salary Histogram in Manchester

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (81.82%) Sony
1 9 (81.82%) Games
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (54.55%) OpenGL
3 6 (54.55%) Android
3 6 (54.55%) iPhone
3 6 (54.55%) Qt
3 6 (54.55%) GLSL
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Magento
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) WordPress
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Streaming Music
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (81.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Games Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Games Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) OpenGL
1 6 (54.55%) Qt
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (54.55%) iPhone
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 3 (27.27%) Content Management
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) GLSL
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) PHP5
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Sony
2 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper