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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 46 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 12 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.79% 0.34% 1.66%
As % of the General category 7.84% 0.85% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
153 117 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 35.58% 39.93% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 124 110 106
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 29 August 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Bath

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (64.29%) Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Photography
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Game Development
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (21.43%) Campaign Management
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Alterian
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Email Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Statistics
4 3 (21.43%) MS Access
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) DTV
4 3 (21.43%) Electronics
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Python

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) IPv4
1 2 (14.29%) IPv6
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) CouchDB
General
1 9 (64.29%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Games Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Email Marketing Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) SEO Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Photography
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Statistics
2 3 (21.43%) DTV
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) SUSE
1 2 (14.29%) Debian
1 2 (14.29%) Fedora
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Game Development
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (21.43%) Campaign Management
2 3 (21.43%) Email Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Xen
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Alterian
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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