The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 8 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.24% 14.04% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 30
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Games
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Aberdeen region.

Games Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Games
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Games 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree