The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / Berkshire
Rank 147 181 194
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Games 35 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.92% 0.60%
As % of the General category 3.24% 2.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 18
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £20,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1080 2252 2417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.87% 44.27% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1667 1561
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Games
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Berkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Games
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +18 18 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Reading +9 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Wokingham - 5 £36,500 - 1
Slough +26 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Newbury - 1 £35,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 46 (43.40%) Windows
3 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
4 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
4 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (24.53%) Information Security
5 26 (24.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (24.53%) Security Monitoring
6 23 (21.70%) Cyberthreat
6 23 (21.70%) Degree
6 23 (21.70%) SIEM
6 23 (21.70%) Analytics
7 21 (19.81%) NoSQL
7 21 (19.81%) Active Directory
8 20 (18.87%) CISSP
8 20 (18.87%) C#
8 20 (18.87%) Network Security
9 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
9 19 (17.92%) Windows Server
10 18 (16.98%) RESTful
10 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
11 17 (16.04%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
11 17 (16.04%) Google
11 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
11 17 (16.04%) TDD
11 17 (16.04%) Presales
12 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 16 (15.09%) HTML
12 16 (15.09%) .NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (16.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.94%) Confluence
2 1 (0.94%) Drupal
2 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.89%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.87%) Network Security
2 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.66%) Firewall
3 6 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) NoSQL
3 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.38%) Big Data
5 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (5.66%) InfluxDB
7 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) Ant
2 5 (4.72%) Grunt
2 5 (4.72%) gulp
2 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.72%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (4.72%) Maven
2 5 (4.72%) Mocha
2 5 (4.72%) Yeoman
3 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.94%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (10.38%) German Language
2 9 (8.49%) French Language
2 9 (8.49%) Marketing
2 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.66%) Avionics
3 6 (5.66%) Electronics
4 5 (4.72%) Finance
5 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Security Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) Support Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) .NET Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Security Support Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Analyst
7 12 (11.32%) Security Analyst
7 12 (11.32%) Windows Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) Windows Support Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) IT Security Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) IT Support
10 7 (6.60%) Information Security Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Linux Support
10 7 (6.60%) Linux Support Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Information Security Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Security Engineer
11 6 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
1 18 (16.98%) RESTful
2 16 (15.09%) .NET
2 16 (15.09%) HTML
2 16 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (12.26%) HTML5
5 12 (11.32%) CSS
6 11 (10.38%) Node.js
6 11 (10.38%) ZeroMQ
7 10 (9.43%) .NET Framework
7 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (9.43%) Code First Entity Framework
7 10 (9.43%) Entity Framework
7 10 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (9.43%) WCF
8 9 (8.49%) Ajax
9 8 (7.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Cyberthreat
2 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.43%) User Experience
4 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.66%) Xbox
6 5 (4.72%) Mobile Games
7 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.77%) Graphic Design
7 4 (3.77%) Kinect
7 4 (3.77%) Robotics
7 4 (3.77%) Social Media
8 3 (2.83%) Animation
9 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.89%) Online Games
10 1 (0.94%) iPad
10 1 (0.94%) iPhone
10 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 46 (43.40%) Windows
3 19 (17.92%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.38%) CentOS
4 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.53%) Information Security
2 26 (24.53%) Security Monitoring
2 26 (24.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 23 (21.70%) Analytics
3 23 (21.70%) SIEM
4 17 (16.04%) Presales
4 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
4 17 (16.04%) TDD
5 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 15 (14.15%) MVC
7 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (10.38%) BDD
8 11 (10.38%) Digital Forensics
9 10 (9.43%) Web Application Development
10 9 (8.49%) Visualisation
11 8 (7.55%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (6.60%) Web Development
13 6 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (4.72%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.87%) C#
3 13 (12.26%) SQL
4 11 (10.38%) C
5 10 (9.43%) Ruby
6 7 (6.60%) Java
7 3 (2.83%) C++
7 3 (2.83%) Python
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 20 (18.87%) CISSP
3 11 (10.38%) CEH
3 11 (10.38%) GCIA
4 4 (3.77%) CISA
4 4 (3.77%) MBA
5 3 (2.83%) MCP
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Nessus
2 8 (7.55%) SCCM
3 6 (5.66%) Grafana
3 6 (5.66%) Graphite
4 3 (2.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Google
2 12 (11.32%) Apple
2 12 (11.32%) LogRhythm
3 5 (4.72%) Adobe
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.94%) VMware
5 1 (0.94%) Zend
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