The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 429 428 446
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 17 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.043% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.12% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £17,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7949 7309 8205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.23% 34.66% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 5997 6855
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xbox
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Xbox Salary Trend in the South East

Xbox
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the South East

Xbox
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(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
Berkshire +4 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire - 4 £56,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
Surrey -15 2 - -
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
2 24 (45.28%) CSS
3 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (35.85%) MVC
5 19 (35.85%) iDTV
5 19 (35.85%) jQuery
6 18 (33.96%) Marketing
7 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (32.08%) SQL
8 15 (28.30%) XML
9 13 (24.53%) User Experience
10 12 (22.64%) Java
10 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
10 12 (22.64%) Scrum
10 12 (22.64%) Spring
11 11 (20.75%) PHP5
11 11 (20.75%) Zend
11 11 (20.75%) Zend Framework
11 11 (20.75%) HTML5
11 11 (20.75%) CSS3
11 11 (20.75%) PHP
12 10 (18.87%) C#
12 10 (18.87%) MySQL
12 10 (18.87%) TDD
12 10 (18.87%) Test-First Development
12 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
12 10 (18.87%) SaaS
12 10 (18.87%) BDD
12 10 (18.87%) Kanban

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (13.21%) concrete5
2 2 (3.77%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (7.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) SaaS
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) Force.com
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) Redis
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) ReSharper
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) NUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (33.96%) Marketing
2 8 (15.09%) Electronics
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Graduate
4 9 (16.98%) PHP Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Agile C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Digital Producer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Graduate Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.66%) PHP Zend Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior
10 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) CSS
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 15 (28.30%) XML
5 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
5 12 (22.64%) Spring
6 11 (20.75%) Zend Framework
6 11 (20.75%) HTML5
6 11 (20.75%) CSS3
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (15.09%) Ninject
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.09%) .NET
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.43%) NHibernate
8 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (7.55%) JSON
9 4 (7.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) iDTV
2 13 (24.53%) User Experience
3 10 (18.87%) Blog
4 8 (15.09%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
4 8 (15.09%) DTV
5 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
6 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.55%) Economics
7 4 (7.55%) Statistics
7 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.89%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) MVC
3 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 10 (18.87%) Test-First Development
5 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
5 10 (18.87%) Web Development
5 10 (18.87%) Kanban
5 10 (18.87%) BDD
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Web Design
6 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
6 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.21%) B2B
7 7 (13.21%) B2C
8 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum-ban
10 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.66%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 11 (20.75%) PHP5
5 10 (18.87%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) PHP4
7 2 (3.77%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Zend
2 8 (15.09%) SAP
3 5 (9.43%) Twitter
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) Cadence