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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 173 195 183
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.092% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.070% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Xbox
North West

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
1277 1429 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 35.56% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1214 1008
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

Xbox Salary Histogram in Manchester

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) React
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
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