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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 418 420 434
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 25 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.16% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.42% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 7
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
7979 8490 8296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.59% 36.96% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6225 6636 6796
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Hampshire -6 6 £57,500 +2.22%
Buckinghamshire -22 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Oxfordshire - 6 £30,000 - 3
Surrey +13 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire -10 3 £71,500 +84.51%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (69.23%) Games
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) PlayStation
4 17 (43.59%) C#
5 16 (41.03%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.77%) C++
8 11 (28.21%) Scrum
8 11 (28.21%) Marketing
9 10 (25.64%) Web Development
9 10 (25.64%) Subversion
9 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
9 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
9 10 (25.64%) Game Development
10 9 (23.08%) MVC
10 9 (23.08%) QA
11 8 (20.51%) Selenium
11 8 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) BDD
11 8 (20.51%) SpecFlow
12 7 (17.95%) ATDD
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
12 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (17.95%) Redis
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (17.95%) DevOps

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (12.82%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.69%) WordPress
2 3 (7.69%) Kentico
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Site Server
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
1 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 3 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 3 (7.69%) InDesign
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DHCP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.56%) Broadband
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
1 7 (17.95%) Redis
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
2 8 (20.51%) Selenium
2 8 (20.51%) SpecFlow
3 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.95%) ReSharper
3 7 (17.95%) NUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (69.23%) Games
2 11 (28.21%) Marketing
3 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
4 8 (20.51%) Finance
5 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (15.38%) Electronics
6 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Programmer
3 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C++ Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Graphics Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Gameplay Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (17.95%) Ninject
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) JSON
6 4 (10.26%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) XSLT
7 3 (7.69%) Ajax
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
7 3 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) PlayStation
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) Blog
2 7 (17.95%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (15.38%) DTV
4 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.13%) Chromecast
6 2 (5.13%) Apple TV
6 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.13%) IPTV
6 2 (5.13%) Streaming Video
6 2 (5.13%) STB
7 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Physics
7 1 (2.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Web Development
3 10 (25.64%) Game Development
4 9 (23.08%) MVC
5 8 (20.51%) BDD
5 8 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (17.95%) Kanban
6 7 (17.95%) DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) ATDD
6 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) Test-First Development
6 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
7 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Email Marketing
9 3 (7.69%) Workflow
9 3 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (7.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) C
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) SAP
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Apple
4 3 (7.69%) Adobe
4 3 (7.69%) Google
5 2 (5.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.13%) Roku
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Perforce