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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 51 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 12 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.49% 1.11% 0.54%
As % of the General category 8.63% 4.17% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 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
139 144 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.84% 26.72% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 115 117 121
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £66,750
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 25 February 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 11 (73.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) WCF
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 9 (60.00%) OO
5 9 (60.00%) Internet
5 9 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (60.00%) BDD
5 9 (60.00%) CQRS
5 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (20.00%) Basecamp
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Google
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) Endeca
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (13.33%) WCF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) WCF
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) CQRS
3 9 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 9 (60.00%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Go
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Coremetrics
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago