The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 213 216 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.067% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.10% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Xbox
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1812 1986 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.45% 40.62% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1605 1299
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Xbox
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Surrey

Xbox
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) PlayStation
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Game Development
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (40.00%) Roku
3 2 (40.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (40.00%) Chromecast
3 2 (40.00%) Apple TV
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) STB
3 2 (40.00%) IPTV
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Graphics Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) PlayStation
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (40.00%) Chromecast
3 2 (40.00%) Apple TV
3 2 (40.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (40.00%) STB
3 2 (40.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Game Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) Roku