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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 227 257 232
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 4 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.014% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.039% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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
2127 2546 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.19% 36.23% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 2178 1764
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,652 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +22 3 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
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