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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 70 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.42% 1.07% 0.86%
As % of the General category 3.32% 2.36% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
241 254 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.65% 45.44% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89 119 131
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,500 £33,696
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) iPhone
4 5 (50.00%) iPad
4 5 (50.00%) WebKit
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) MCTS
6 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) TDD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (90.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Team Leader
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
1 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) WebKit
4 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) MonoRail
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) iPhone
2 5 (50.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (10.00%) SOA
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Scrum
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
1 1 (10.00%) Product Management
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (10.00%) Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Social Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle