The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South West / Bristol
Rank 85 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Games 39 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 1.63% 0.47%
As % of the General category 5.87% 4.11% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £62,500
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 Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
664 705 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.24% 39.54% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 529 588 462
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Games
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Games Salary Trend in Bristol

Games
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Bristol

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Games.

1 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.23%) C#
3 45 (56.96%) HTML
4 44 (55.70%) JavaScript
5 40 (50.63%) .NET
6 36 (45.57%) HTML5
7 33 (41.77%) AngularJS
8 32 (40.51%) TDD
9 31 (39.24%) Node.js
10 29 (36.71%) CSS
11 28 (35.44%) ASP.NET
11 28 (35.44%) Java
12 26 (32.91%) Software Engineering
13 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
13 25 (31.65%) MongoDB
14 24 (30.38%) Degree
15 22 (27.85%) E-Commerce
15 22 (27.85%) Finance
16 20 (25.32%) Python
16 20 (25.32%) C++
16 20 (25.32%) Online Games
16 20 (25.32%) Online Betting
16 20 (25.32%) Retail
16 20 (25.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
18 15 (18.99%) Open Source
19 14 (17.72%) Scala
19 14 (17.72%) Sitecore
20 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
20 13 (16.46%) Linux

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (7.59%) CMS
2 5 (6.33%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (7.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (6.33%) 3ds Max
2 5 (6.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) MongoDB
1 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Redis
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.06%) GCC
4 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Online Betting
2 20 (25.32%) Retail
3 6 (7.59%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.06%) Military
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) .NET Developer
5 13 (16.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Java Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Applications Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Java Applications Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Java Web Developer
7 9 (11.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Junior
7 9 (11.39%) Web Applications Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Web Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (56.96%) HTML
2 40 (50.63%) .NET
3 36 (45.57%) HTML5
4 33 (41.77%) AngularJS
5 31 (39.24%) Node.js
6 29 (36.71%) CSS
7 28 (35.44%) ASP.NET
8 20 (25.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (13.92%) React
10 10 (12.66%) Backbone.js
10 10 (12.66%) Theano
10 10 (12.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.86%) RESTful
11 7 (8.86%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.59%) Flash
13 5 (6.33%) OpenCV
14 4 (5.06%) LLVM
15 3 (3.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Online Games
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) Streaming Video
4 7 (8.86%) Video on Demand
5 5 (6.33%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (6.33%) Animation
5 5 (6.33%) Learning Management System
5 5 (6.33%) SCORM
6 3 (3.80%) Xbox
7 2 (2.53%) PlayStation
7 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.27%) Fintech
8 1 (1.27%) Handset
8 1 (1.27%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) TDD
3 26 (32.91%) Software Engineering
4 22 (27.85%) E-Commerce
5 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
6 15 (18.99%) Open Source
7 11 (13.92%) SDLC
8 10 (12.66%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (12.66%) Computer Vision
8 10 (12.66%) Deep Learning
8 10 (12.66%) Machine Learning
8 10 (12.66%) OO
8 10 (12.66%) Scrum
9 9 (11.39%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (10.13%) Game Development
10 8 (10.13%) MVC
11 7 (8.86%) BDD
11 7 (8.86%) DRM
11 7 (8.86%) Line Management
11 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) C#
2 44 (55.70%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.44%) Java
4 20 (25.32%) C++
4 20 (25.32%) Python
5 14 (17.72%) Scala
6 9 (11.39%) C
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 5 (6.33%) Fortran
9 1 (1.27%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 10 (12.66%) PhD
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Sitecore
2 6 (7.59%) Adobe
3 5 (6.33%) Kenexa
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
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