The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 235 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 10 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.24% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 0
Average salary £38,750 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £30,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -16.08%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2087 2322 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.95% 39.14% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1903 1824
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Xbox
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Xbox Salary Trend in the South West

Xbox
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the South West

Xbox
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Bristol +8 10 £38,750 +55.00%
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 21 (100.00%) Google
1 21 (100.00%) Facebook
2 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Underscore.js
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) ForgeRock
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) XHTML
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
7 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) IPv4
1 1 (4.76%) IPv6
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
1 12 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 3 (14.29%) UI Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) SOAP
1 3 (14.29%) jQuery
1 3 (14.29%) REST
1 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 3 (14.29%) Underscore.js
1 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XHTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
1 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 3 (14.29%) Product Management
2 2 (9.52%) Web Development
2 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Google
1 21 (100.00%) Facebook
2 3 (14.29%) ForgeRock