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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 215 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.042% 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
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
1850 1497 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.75% 31.74% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1211 1617
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Guildford +9 2 - -
Xbox
South East

Xbox
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) COM
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft