The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Xbox
North West / Manchester
Rank 181 166 184
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 16 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.094% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 5
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -5.55%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1559 1241 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.51% 38.96% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 979 1120
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Xbox as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Xbox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Xbox.

1 42 (97.67%) C#
1 42 (97.67%) SQL
1 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 40 (93.02%) MVC
3 38 (88.37%) WCF
3 38 (88.37%) WPF
4 37 (86.05%) Finance
5 29 (67.44%) NUnit
6 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (55.81%) Machine Learning
7 24 (55.81%) Google
8 23 (53.49%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (53.49%) Big Data
9 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
9 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
10 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
11 13 (30.23%) RESTful
11 13 (30.23%) jQuery
11 13 (30.23%) Ember.js
11 13 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (30.23%) Backbone.js
11 13 (30.23%) MVVM
11 13 (30.23%) BDD
11 13 (30.23%) HTML
11 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 13 (30.23%) OO
11 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
11 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (30.23%) TDD
11 13 (30.23%) Scrum

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (53.49%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (67.44%) NUnit
2 9 (20.93%) Jasmine
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (86.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) C# Developer
3 27 (62.79%) Lead Developer
4 25 (58.14%) Lead C# Developer
5 24 (55.81%) Senior Developer
6 23 (53.49%) .NET Developer
7 22 (51.16%) Lead .NET Developer
7 22 (51.16%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (51.16%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (48.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (48.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (20.93%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
10 5 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (11.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
11 3 (6.98%) Lead Software Engineer
12 2 (4.65%) C Developer
13 1 (2.33%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 38 (88.37%) WCF
2 38 (88.37%) WPF
3 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
4 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
4 13 (30.23%) Backbone.js
4 13 (30.23%) Ember.js
4 13 (30.23%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) jQuery
4 13 (30.23%) RESTful
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) MVC
2 24 (55.81%) Machine Learning
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.23%) BDD
4 13 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
4 13 (30.23%) MVVM
4 13 (30.23%) OO
4 13 (30.23%) Scrum
4 13 (30.23%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) Memory Management
5 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
5 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
5 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
5 5 (11.63%) SOLID
6 4 (9.30%) Kanban
6 4 (9.30%) Microservices
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C#
1 42 (97.67%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Google
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft