Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Xbox
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 322 353
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31 +13
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 27 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.35% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.87% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 13
North West median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +15.38% -9.00%
10th Percentile £26,800 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £50,250
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -

Xbox is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5191 4953 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.29% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4060 4129 3696
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,350 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Xbox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xbox in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -26 23 £33,500 -36.19% 3
Cheshire -29 4 £41,250 +96.43% 2
Xbox
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) PHP
4 13 (48.15%) Advertising
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 6 (22.22%) Redux
8 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) Kanban
9 4 (14.81%) Magento
9 4 (14.81%) RESTful
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.81%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) Microservices
9 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (14.81%) BDD

Xbox
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Google Play
2 2 (7.41%) npm
3 1 (3.70%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Android Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Gradle
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) CocoaPods
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (48.15%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) iOS Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Magento Developer
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) jQuery
3 6 (22.22%) Redux
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
7 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) LESS
7 2 (7.41%) React
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) Sass
7 2 (7.41%) Servlets
7 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
7 2 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
4 5 (18.52%) Web Development
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.41%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Mob Programming
7 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Apple Swift
7 2 (7.41%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) R
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik