Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xbox over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Xbox
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 345 290
Rank change year-on-year +22 -55 +38
Permanent jobs citing Xbox 7 5 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.068% 0.046% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.12% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 64
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
England median annual salary £49,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.59% +7.22% -

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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3935 4124 4564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.31% 37.88% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3397 3711
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Xbox in the South West

Xbox
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Xbox in the South West

Xbox
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cornwall - 4 - -
Bristol -21 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Xbox
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Xbox.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) DirectX
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) gulp
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development

Xbox
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Gameplay Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (28.57%) DirectX
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Google