The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 782 828 787
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -41
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 98 61 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.059% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 94 44 86
Average salary £53,750 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.59% -43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,650 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.02%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39712 40951 42585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.40% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32110 31941 35519
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xbox
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xbox within the UK.

Xbox Salary Trend in the UK

Xbox
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xbox over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the UK

Xbox
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 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
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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
England +16 76 £53,750 +88.59% 14
London +14 25 £75,000 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire +6 23 £55,000 +103.70% 1
North Yorkshire +29 22 £55,000 - 1
Bristol +4 22 £40,000 +60.00%
South West 0 22 £40,000 +60.00%
York +28 21 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 21 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 15 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 6 £57,500 - 1
North West -11 4 £50,000 +37.93% 2
Manchester -12 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Birmingham - 2 £22,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £22,500 - 1
Cheshire -3 1 £18,500 -17.77%
South Yorkshire -7 1 £22,500 -16.66%
City of London -7 1 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Sheffield -13 1 £22,500 -16.66%
Sale - 1 £50,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £18,500 -

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 75 (46.01%) HTML
2 73 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (42.33%) Games
4 62 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 62 (38.04%) HTML5
5 59 (36.20%) CSS
6 52 (31.90%) Google
7 46 (28.22%) Java
7 46 (28.22%) Android
8 41 (25.15%) Software Engineering
9 37 (22.70%) Linux
10 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (20.25%) Node.js
12 32 (19.63%) Facebook
13 31 (19.02%) TDD
14 30 (18.40%) OO
14 30 (18.40%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (17.18%) Open Source
16 27 (16.56%) MVC
17 26 (15.95%) UNIX
17 26 (15.95%) .NET
18 24 (14.72%) ASP.NET
18 24 (14.72%) Unit Testing
19 23 (14.11%) Windows
19 23 (14.11%) Web Services
19 23 (14.11%) OOD
19 23 (14.11%) Web Development
19 23 (14.11%) Marketing
20 22 (13.50%) Windows Mobile
20 22 (13.50%) CSS3

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 33 (20.25%) Node.js
2 13 (7.98%) Apache
3 12 (7.36%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.36%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.45%) concrete5
4 4 (2.45%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (1.84%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.68%) SaaS
3 5 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) HTTP
1 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.45%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.52%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.29%) MySQL
5 3 (1.84%) Redis
6 2 (1.23%) Big Data
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 16 (9.82%) NUnit
2 12 (7.36%) Maven
3 10 (6.13%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.68%) QUnit
4 6 (3.68%) Jasmine
4 6 (3.68%) Mocha
4 6 (3.68%) Subversion
4 6 (3.68%) Yeoman
5 4 (2.45%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.45%) ReSharper
5 4 (2.45%) Selenium
5 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.45%) Xcode
6 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.23%) Grunt
7 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 69 (42.33%) Games
2 23 (14.11%) Marketing
3 11 (6.75%) Publishing
3 11 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.45%) Retail
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (49.69%) Developer
2 23 (14.11%) Analyst
3 21 (12.88%) Support Analyst
3 21 (12.88%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.59%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.98%) Web Developer
7 12 (7.36%) Architect
7 12 (7.36%) Technical Leader
8 11 (6.75%) Junior
8 11 (6.75%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (5.52%) QA Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (46.01%) HTML
2 62 (38.04%) HTML5
3 59 (36.20%) CSS
4 26 (15.95%) .NET
5 24 (14.72%) ASP.NET
6 23 (14.11%) Web Services
7 22 (13.50%) CSS3
8 20 (12.27%) Backbone.js
9 18 (11.04%) AngularJS
10 16 (9.82%) Hibernate
10 16 (9.82%) Spring
11 15 (9.20%) WCF
12 14 (8.59%) REST
13 12 (7.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (7.36%) Spring Integration
13 12 (7.36%) jQuery
13 12 (7.36%) .NET Framework
13 12 (7.36%) J2EE
14 11 (6.75%) Apache Flex
15 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.40%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (17.18%) Open Source
3 21 (12.88%) STB
4 14 (8.59%) Streaming Video
5 11 (6.75%) IPTV
5 11 (6.75%) Over-the-Top Content
5 11 (6.75%) Video on Demand
5 11 (6.75%) Mobile App
6 10 (6.13%) Data Structures
6 10 (6.13%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.91%) User Experience
7 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.29%) iDTV
8 7 (4.29%) iPhone
9 4 (2.45%) Blog
9 4 (2.45%) iPad
9 4 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.61%) Tandem
11 1 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.22%) Android
2 37 (22.70%) Linux
3 26 (15.95%) UNIX
4 23 (14.11%) Windows
5 22 (13.50%) Windows Mobile
6 17 (10.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.15%) Software Engineering
3 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (19.02%) TDD
5 30 (18.40%) OO
6 27 (16.56%) MVC
7 24 (14.72%) Unit Testing
8 23 (14.11%) Web Development
8 23 (14.11%) OOD
9 18 (11.04%) DevOps
10 15 (9.20%) Scrum
11 11 (6.75%) Pair Programming
11 11 (6.75%) BDD
12 8 (4.91%) Analytics
12 8 (4.91%) Configuration Management
13 7 (4.29%) Extreme Programming
14 6 (3.68%) Web Design
14 6 (3.68%) Workflow
14 6 (3.68%) Identity Management
14 6 (3.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.04%) JavaScript
2 46 (28.22%) Java
3 21 (12.88%) Python
4 19 (11.66%) SQL
5 17 (10.43%) C#
6 13 (7.98%) C++
7 12 (7.36%) Scala
8 11 (6.75%) PHP
9 10 (6.13%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.13%) Golang
10 5 (3.07%) PHP5
11 4 (2.45%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.84%) PHP4
13 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.61%) C
14 1 (0.61%) Haskell
14 1 (0.61%) Erlang
14 1 (0.61%) OCaml
14 1 (0.61%) F#
14 1 (0.61%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (4.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) Puppet
2 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (31.90%) Google
2 32 (19.63%) Facebook
3 18 (11.04%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.36%) Apple
5 11 (6.75%) Roku
6 7 (4.29%) Zend
7 6 (3.68%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.61%) Sony
8 1 (0.61%) Cadence
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