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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 51 20 44
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.20% 6.02% 0.56%
As % of the General category 9.09% 17.78% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.25% 33.83% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 40
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,300 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
1 6 (54.55%) Business Development
1 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (54.55%) Line Management
2 5 (45.45%) Social Media
2 5 (45.45%) Game Development
2 5 (45.45%) Facebook
2 5 (45.45%) Twitter
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Physics
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) GIS
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) PhD
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
3 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning

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 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Development Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Development Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Games Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Video Game Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) PostGIS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Social Media
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Development
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (54.55%) Line Management
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Game Development
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Content Development
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Facebook
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter