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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 48 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.20% 1.03% 3.32%
As % of the General category 4.84% 3.23% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
62 93 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 24.90% 31.85% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 80 99
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
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