The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Xbox
Rank 251 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.019% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.071% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.81%
Xbox
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1658 1401 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.60% 26.40% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1037 1130
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Xbox
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Xbox Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Xbox
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -32 6 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 13 (86.67%) Games
1 13 (86.67%) Game Development
2 10 (66.67%) Android
3 9 (60.00%) C++
4 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) COM
6 5 (33.33%) Sony
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) OOD
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) DNS
8 1 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.67%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) UNIX
8 1 (6.67%) IPv4
8 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
8 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) IPv4
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (86.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Programmer
1 8 (53.33%) C++ Programmer
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Programmer
1 8 (53.33%) Senior C++ Programmer
1 8 (53.33%) Gameplay Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Spring Integration
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Game Development
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Sony
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter