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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 212 218 209
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 34 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.21% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.61% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2242 2134 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.11% 34.73% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 1716 1687
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Bristol +9 34 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 51 (70.83%) Games
1 51 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (37.50%) Java
4 26 (36.11%) Windows
4 26 (36.11%) Android
4 26 (36.11%) Apple iOS
4 26 (36.11%) Windows 8
4 26 (36.11%) Windows Phone
5 24 (33.33%) TDD
6 23 (31.94%) RESTful
7 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 20 (27.78%) Degree
8 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 18 (25.00%) System Testing
8 18 (25.00%) Open Source
8 18 (25.00%) Android Development
8 18 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 18 (25.00%) Xamarin
8 18 (25.00%) MVVM
8 18 (25.00%) XAML
8 18 (25.00%) Linux
8 18 (25.00%) C#
8 18 (25.00%) .NET
9 15 (20.83%) HTML
9 15 (20.83%) PHP
9 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 15 (20.83%) CSS
9 15 (20.83%) HTTP
9 15 (20.83%) Ajax

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (20.83%) Node.js
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) HTTP
2 4 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) MySQL
1 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) JUnit
1 6 (8.33%) Maven
1 6 (8.33%) TestNG
1 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (70.83%) Games
2 5 (6.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 18 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 15 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Software Applications Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Programmer
7 6 (8.33%) Tester
7 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.94%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) RESTful
2 18 (25.00%) .NET
3 15 (20.83%) CSS
3 15 (20.83%) HTML5
3 15 (20.83%) CSS3
3 15 (20.83%) Backbone.js
3 15 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
3 15 (20.83%) React
3 15 (20.83%) Ajax
3 15 (20.83%) HTML
4 8 (11.11%) JSON
4 8 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) PlayStation
2 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Android
1 26 (36.11%) Apple iOS
1 26 (36.11%) Windows 8
1 26 (36.11%) Windows Phone
1 26 (36.11%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) TDD
4 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 18 (25.00%) Open Source
5 18 (25.00%) MVVM
5 18 (25.00%) Android Development
5 18 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 18 (25.00%) System Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 9 (12.50%) SDLC
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.94%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.94%) Product Management
10 1 (1.39%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) Java
2 18 (25.00%) C#
2 18 (25.00%) XAML
3 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) PHP
4 8 (11.11%) Clojure
5 7 (9.72%) Python
5 7 (9.72%) Scala
5 7 (9.72%) Ruby
5 7 (9.72%) Haskell
6 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
1 5 (6.94%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 15 (20.83%) Google
2 15 (20.83%) Facebook
3 8 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) ForgeRock
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago