The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 102 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% - 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Xbox
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
552 574 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.25% 35.50% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 435 478 585
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Xbox
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (66.67%) Games
1 6 (66.67%) C++
1 6 (66.67%) Game Development
2 5 (55.56%) PlayStation
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Kentico
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Perforce
5 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Programmer
3 5 (55.56%) C++ Programmer
4 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
5 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) Junior
7 1 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Programmer
7 1 (11.11%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PlayStation
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Game Development
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce