The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 64 50 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.19% 3.57% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.46% 7.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Games
Berkshire

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

General Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
216 249 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 40.60% 49.40% 58.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125 109 127
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Games
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Games Salary Trend in Bracknell

Games
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Social Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Social Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco