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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 814 819 864
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +45
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 90 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.048% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.14% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 37
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £28,300 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +40.74%

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
36326 35889 38985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 33.02% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28494 28990 32925
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Xbox Salary Histogram in the UK

Xbox
Top 27 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 22 August 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
England +31 90 £42,500 -15.00% 15
London 0 29 £47,500 -11.62% 5
South East -9 22 £37,500 - 2
Bristol +13 16 £41,250 -8.33%
South West -2 16 £41,250 -8.33%
Yorkshire -26 12 £45,000 +28.57%
Milton Keynes - 10 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £27,500 -
Berkshire -1 7 £38,750 +3.33% 1
West Yorkshire -29 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 5 £21,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £21,500 -
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
Nottingham - 5 £21,500 -
Sheffield - 5 - -
Manchester -2 4 £45,250 +20.66% 2
North West -18 4 £45,250 +20.66% 4
Ascot - 3 £37,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 3 £56,250 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £56,250 - 1
Guildford +10 2 - -
Bracknell -1 2 £34,250 -8.66%
Surrey -3 2 - -
West Midlands -7 2 £31,250 -18.83% 1
Hammersmith - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham +3 1 £32,500 -15.58%
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 72 (35.64%) HTML
2 68 (33.66%) CSS
3 60 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 53 (26.24%) C#
5 52 (25.74%) jQuery
6 51 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (24.75%) MVC
8 46 (22.77%) .NET
8 46 (22.77%) XML
9 45 (22.28%) Java
10 44 (21.78%) C++
10 44 (21.78%) SQL
11 42 (20.79%) Games
11 42 (20.79%) Android
12 41 (20.30%) ASP.NET
13 40 (19.80%) Google
14 38 (18.81%) Scrum
15 34 (16.83%) Linux
15 34 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 31 (15.35%) Facebook
17 31 (15.35%) Web Development
18 26 (12.87%) MySQL
18 26 (12.87%) iPad
19 25 (12.38%) Marketing
20 24 (11.88%) Windows
20 24 (11.88%) Apple iOS
21 22 (10.89%) Objective-C
21 22 (10.89%) Python
21 22 (10.89%) iPhone

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (4.95%) Apache
2 9 (4.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.46%) Node.js
3 6 (2.97%) concrete5
4 5 (2.48%) IIS
5 4 (1.98%) LiveCycle
5 4 (1.98%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.99%) Drupal
6 2 (0.99%) WordPress
6 2 (0.99%) CMS
6 2 (0.99%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.99%) Quicktime
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.49%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (6.44%) SaaS
3 6 (2.97%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.99%) Force.com
5 2 (0.99%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.44%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.96%) Internet
2 8 (3.96%) HTTP
2 8 (3.96%) WAN
3 7 (3.47%) IPv4
4 6 (2.97%) IPv6
4 6 (2.97%) VoIP
5 4 (1.98%) FTP
6 2 (0.99%) RTSP
6 2 (0.99%) 3G
6 2 (0.99%) RTP
6 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 2 (0.99%) Multicast
7 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.50%) DNS
7 1 (0.50%) MPLS
7 1 (0.50%) OSPF
7 1 (0.50%) BGP
7 1 (0.50%) Firewall
7 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.87%) MySQL
2 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.49%) Redis
5 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.99%) Neo4j
5 2 (0.99%) Big Data
5 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (5.94%) Subversion
2 4 (1.98%) Selenium
2 4 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.98%) NUnit
3 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.49%) Maven
3 3 (1.49%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.50%) Hudson
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.50%) TestNG
General
1 42 (20.79%) Games
2 25 (12.38%) Marketing
3 12 (5.94%) Electronics
3 12 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.94%) Finance
3 12 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.96%) Publishing
5 2 (0.99%) International Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (60.40%) Developer
2 28 (13.86%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.38%) Analyst
4 23 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 22 (10.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 21 (10.40%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.91%) Support Analyst
8 15 (7.43%) PHP Developer
9 14 (6.93%) iOS Developer
9 14 (6.93%) Senior iOS Developer
9 14 (6.93%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.44%) Graduate
10 13 (6.44%) Agile C# Developer
10 13 (6.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) C++ Developer
12 9 (4.46%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.96%) Gameplay Programmer
13 8 (3.96%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (35.64%) HTML
2 68 (33.66%) CSS
3 52 (25.74%) jQuery
4 46 (22.77%) .NET
4 46 (22.77%) XML
5 41 (20.30%) ASP.NET
6 34 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (10.89%) HTML5
9 21 (10.40%) AngularJS
9 21 (10.40%) Spring
9 21 (10.40%) Hibernate
10 20 (9.90%) REST
11 18 (8.91%) XHTML
12 13 (6.44%) CSS3
13 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 12 (5.94%) Zend Framework
14 11 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 9 (4.46%) Ninject
16 8 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) iPad
2 22 (10.89%) iPhone
3 19 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (8.91%) Open Source
4 18 (8.91%) Streaming Video
4 18 (8.91%) iDTV
5 13 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.44%) Blog
6 12 (5.94%) DTV
7 11 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.96%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (2.97%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.48%) Digital Media
10 5 (2.48%) Online Games
11 4 (1.98%) Statistics
11 4 (1.98%) Economics
12 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.99%) Physics
12 2 (0.99%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.79%) Android
2 34 (16.83%) Linux
3 24 (11.88%) Windows
3 24 (11.88%) Apple iOS
4 17 (8.42%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (5.94%) UNIX
6 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.75%) MVC
3 38 (18.81%) Scrum
4 31 (15.35%) Web Development
5 20 (9.90%) Software Engineering
5 20 (9.90%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (8.42%) TDD
7 16 (7.92%) Unit Testing
8 15 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.43%) iOS Development
8 15 (7.43%) BDD
9 14 (6.93%) Game Development
10 13 (6.44%) Kanban
10 13 (6.44%) Test-First Development
10 13 (6.44%) Pair Programming
11 12 (5.94%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (5.94%) OO
11 12 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.94%) Programme Management
12 9 (4.46%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.70%) JavaScript
2 53 (26.24%) C#
3 45 (22.28%) Java
4 44 (21.78%) C++
4 44 (21.78%) SQL
5 22 (10.89%) Objective-C
5 22 (10.89%) Python
6 21 (10.40%) PHP
7 15 (7.43%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.94%) PHP5
9 9 (4.46%) Scala
10 8 (3.96%) Golang
11 6 (2.97%) GLSL
12 4 (1.98%) Lua
12 4 (1.98%) Ruby
12 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.99%) PHP4
14 2 (0.99%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.41%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (19.80%) Google
2 31 (15.35%) Facebook
3 13 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.44%) Twitter
4 12 (5.94%) Zend
4 12 (5.94%) SAP
4 12 (5.94%) Sony
5 5 (2.48%) Adobe
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle
6 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.99%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.50%) Juniper
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.50%) Cadence
7 1 (0.50%) Fortinet
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