The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 57 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.55% 1.63% 0.50%
As % of the General category 5.33% 6.56% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Median salary £35,000 £20,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
150 122 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.01% 24.90% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 128 96 104
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £23,240 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Games
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Games Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Basecamp
5 5 (31.25%) CQRS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Online Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Marvel
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) FastStats
1 1 (6.25%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Basecamp
2 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) Endeca
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WCF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (18.75%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) Symfony
7 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) CQRS
3 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Online Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Coremetrics
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Crimson Hexagon
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
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