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 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 44 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.28% - 0.25%
As % of the General category 5.36% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
56 44 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.83% 14.19% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 74
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CQRS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Xbox
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (25.00%) InDesign
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) CQRS
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago