The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 26 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.78% - 2.09%
As % of the General category 27.78% - 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Median salary £42,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.81% 22.99% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 46
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Games
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Games Salary Trend in Bedford

Games
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Bedford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Games.

1 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) WCF
4 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (45.00%) BDD
4 9 (45.00%) CQRS
4 9 (45.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) Internet
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) Computer Vision
8 5 (25.00%) gulp

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (5.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Grunt
1 5 (25.00%) gulp
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (15.00%) MFC
7 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
7 3 (15.00%) STL
8 1 (5.00%) LESS
8 1 (5.00%) Sass
8 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (70.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) BDD
2 9 (45.00%) CQRS
2 9 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 9 (45.00%) OO
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
2 9 (45.00%) Web Application Development
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) Computer Vision
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) PhD