The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 76 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.13% 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Xbox
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
271 143 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.75% 32.43% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 214 126 216
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Xbox
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Sheffield

Xbox
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Sony
2 5 (83.33%) Games
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter
2 5 (83.33%) Game Development
2 5 (83.33%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Junior
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) COM
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Game Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Sony
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter