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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 66 54 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.44% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the General category 4.82% 1.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
166 123 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.91% 28.08% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 151 92 194
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £60,000
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 24 August 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (87.50%) CRM
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Online Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Basecamp
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Responsys
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Radian6
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Marvel
3 1 (12.50%) Crimson Hexagon
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) FastStats
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Coremetrics
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony

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 (12.50%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) FastStats
1 1 (12.50%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Responsys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Coremetrics
1 1 (12.50%) Crimson Hexagon
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago