The 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 241 239 260
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.058% 0.076% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +10.65%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £25,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -31.50%
Xbox
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2302 2187 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.39% 33.12% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1748 2193
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

Xbox
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 23 January 2015.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the North West

Xbox
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 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Cheshire -11 1 £18,500 -17.77%
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) J2EE
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) Apache
1 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
1 12 (75.00%) Maven
1 12 (75.00%) HTML5
1 12 (75.00%) Spring Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) SLA
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Apache
1 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
1 12 (75.00%) HTML5
1 12 (75.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
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