The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 40 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.19% 0.82% 2.25%
As % of the General category 10.74% 2.26% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -21.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £45,300 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Somerset

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

General Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
121 133 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 29.73% 36.14% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 99 113 106
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Games
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Games Salary Trend in Bath

Games
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Bath region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Bath

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Marketing
4 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) Revenue Management
6 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (28.00%) Photography
7 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (24.00%) Statistics
7 6 (24.00%) Email Marketing
7 6 (24.00%) Alterian
7 6 (24.00%) MS Access
7 6 (24.00%) Campaign Management
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
9 4 (16.00%) Game Development
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) PHP
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (8.00%) WordPress
11 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (8.00%) Electronics

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) IPv4
1 1 (4.00%) IPv6
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (44.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Email Marketing Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Graduate
3 4 (16.00%) Games Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Photography
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Statistics
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) DTV
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) SUSE
3 1 (4.00%) Debian
3 1 (4.00%) Fedora
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Revenue Management
2 6 (24.00%) Campaign Management
2 6 (24.00%) Email Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.00%) Game Development
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Xen
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Alterian
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago