The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Xbox
England / North West
Rank 245 233 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.035% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -  
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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2436 2209 2358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.18% 38.84% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1805 1889
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Xbox
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Xbox in the North West

Xbox
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -18 1 £31,500 -31.89% 2
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for Xbox.

1 27 (87.10%) C#
1 27 (87.10%) SQL
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
1 27 (87.10%) MVC
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
1 27 (87.10%) WCF
1 27 (87.10%) WPF
2 24 (77.42%) Google
3 23 (74.19%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (74.19%) NUnit
3 23 (74.19%) Machine Learning
3 23 (74.19%) Big Data
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.90%) MVVM
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
6 4 (12.90%) SOLID

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (74.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Google Play
2 1 (3.23%) iTunes
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (74.19%) NUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.23%) CocoaPods
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) Lead Developer
2 23 (74.19%) Senior Developer
3 22 (70.97%) .NET Developer
3 22 (70.97%) Lead .NET Developer
3 22 (70.97%) Senior .NET Developer
4 21 (67.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (67.74%) C# Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Lead C# Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) C Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Games Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
1 27 (87.10%) WCF
1 27 (87.10%) WPF
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
3 4 (12.90%) Ember.js
3 4 (12.90%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) MVC
2 23 (74.19%) Machine Learning
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) MVVM
5 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
5 4 (12.90%) SOLID
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) Game Development
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
1 27 (87.10%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Apple
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