The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 90 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -2.09%
Xbox
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
344 231 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.25% 32.49% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 291 160 305
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Xbox
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Xbox Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Xbox
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Sheffield -20 2 £22,500 -16.66%
Xbox
Yorkshire

Xbox
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) COM
3 5 (71.43%) Game Development
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter
3 5 (71.43%) Sony
3 5 (71.43%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Junior
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) COM
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Game Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Sony
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter