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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 51 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.38% 1.91% 1.85%
As % of the General category 1.18% 6.25% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
85 80 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 32.44% 30.53% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 75 76 125
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby