The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 18 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 236 245 234
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 20 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.12% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +20.16%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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England

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Xbox
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Xbox Salary Trend in the North West

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Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 17 £40,000 -
Manchester -2 3 £36,000 +20.00% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
3 20 (86.96%) PHP
3 20 (86.96%) MySQL
3 20 (86.96%) jQuery
4 19 (82.61%) Apache
5 18 (78.26%) MVC
5 18 (78.26%) Marketing
6 17 (73.91%) JIRA
6 17 (73.91%) Symfony
6 17 (73.91%) Apache Solr
6 17 (73.91%) Automated Testing
6 17 (73.91%) Linux
6 17 (73.91%) OO
6 17 (73.91%) Project Management
6 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
6 17 (73.91%) OO PHP
7 10 (43.48%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Games
9 3 (13.04%) Magento
9 3 (13.04%) WordPress
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 3 (13.04%) CMS
9 3 (13.04%) Content Management
9 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
9 3 (13.04%) Sony
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (82.61%) Apache
2 17 (73.91%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 3 (13.04%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) JIRA
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (78.26%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) PHP Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Lead Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Development Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Development Team Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Telesales Executive
7 1 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) jQuery
3 17 (73.91%) Symfony
4 3 (13.04%) CSS3
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) DHTML
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) MHEG
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) MVC
2 17 (73.91%) Automated Testing
2 17 (73.91%) OO
2 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 17 (73.91%) OO PHP
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) PHP5
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Sony
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 15,000 - 17,000
Posted: 4 days ago