The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Xbox
London / City of London
Rank 205 250 317
Rank change year-on-year +45 +67  
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 13 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.27% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.60% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 2
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £46,650 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

Xbox is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2393 3147 4356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.51% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2739 3605
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Xbox as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Xbox in the City of London

Xbox
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xbox in the City of London.

Salary trend for Xbox in the City of London

Xbox
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xbox in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Xbox in the City of London

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Xbox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Xbox.

1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) PlayStation
5 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) Android
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) SaaS
6 6 (30.00%) PaaS
6 6 (30.00%) UML
6 6 (30.00%) PhD
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Streaming Video
6 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (30.00%) IaaS
6 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Phone
6 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (30.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (20.00%) GWT
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) IaaS
2 6 (30.00%) PaaS
2 6 (30.00%) SaaS
2 6 (30.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Bluemix
3 2 (10.00%) Datadog
3 2 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) GoCD
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.00%) Bower
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Account Executive
4 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Account Executive
4 1 (5.00%) SEO Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Ajax
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) GWT
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js
4 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.00%) Sphinx
4 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) PlayStation
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Spread Betting
4 1 (5.00%) BBC
4 1 (5.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) STB
4 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Android
1 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.00%) Debian
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) UML
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Microservices
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
1 6 (30.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) New Relic
1 2 (10.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.00%) Google