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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Xbox
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 245 290
Rank change year-on-year +31 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 20 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.51% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 18
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% -8.23%  

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 2476 2944 4509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.28% 46.83% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2647 3709
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Xbox in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 22 (66.67%) Java
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) UML
2 19 (57.58%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) SOA
2 19 (57.58%) Streaming Video
2 19 (57.58%) Objective-C
2 19 (57.58%) Android
2 19 (57.58%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (57.58%) SaaS
2 19 (57.58%) PaaS
2 19 (57.58%) Waterfall
2 19 (57.58%) Apple iOS
2 19 (57.58%) IaaS
2 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
2 19 (57.58%) Windows Phone
2 19 (57.58%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (57.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 19 (57.58%) PlayStation
3 7 (21.21%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) LINQ
4 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 5 (15.15%) Multithreaded Programming

Xbox
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (57.58%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (57.58%) IaaS
1 19 (57.58%) PaaS
1 19 (57.58%) SaaS
1 19 (57.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Architect
1 19 (57.58%) Senior Architect
1 19 (57.58%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 19 (57.58%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Lead Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SEO Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) LINQ
3 3 (9.09%) Ajax
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
1 19 (57.58%) PlayStation
1 19 (57.58%) Streaming Video
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Android
1 19 (57.58%) Apple iOS
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
1 19 (57.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) SOA
2 19 (57.58%) UML
2 19 (57.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (15.15%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
4 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) SEO
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) B2B
7 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Java
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) Objective-C
2 19 (57.58%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Google