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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 60 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.29% 1.11% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
Hampshire

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
155 271 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.26% 37.64% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 134 195 177
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) IBM

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Web Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago