The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 48 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.16% 2.42% 2.41%
As % of the General category 18.18% 11.11% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 11.87% 21.77% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 35
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Games
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Games Salary Trend in Abingdon

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
1 6 (60.00%) Business Development
1 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) Line Management
2 5 (50.00%) Social Media
2 5 (50.00%) Facebook
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) PostGIS
3 4 (40.00%) Game Development
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) GIS
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) OOP
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) PhD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Social Media
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Development
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) Line Management
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Game Development
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Facebook
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: Yesterday