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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 70 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.29% 0.97% 0.20%
As % of the General category 3.41% 1.99% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
205 251 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.89% 48.46% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 120 130
Average salary £46,000 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.26% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Subversion
3 7 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) MCP
3 7 (50.00%) MCAD
3 7 (50.00%) MCSD
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) NUnit
3 7 (50.00%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) MCTS
3 7 (50.00%) NHibernate

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 7 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Team Leader
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) Ajax
2 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) LINQ
2 7 (50.00%) MonoRail
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) WebKit
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) iPhone
2 5 (35.71%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
1 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCP
1 7 (50.00%) MCAD
1 7 (50.00%) MCSD
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) MCTS
1 7 (50.00%) Degree