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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 187 185 178
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.098% 0.17% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.59% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +19.67%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1025 1187 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.05% 28.47% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1045 784
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
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 23 April 2014.

Xbox Salary Histogram in Manchester

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) Sony
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) WordPress
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) DHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) DHTML
3 1 (16.67%) Qt
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Interactive TV
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) MHEG
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) PHP5
4 1 (16.67%) GLSL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Sony
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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