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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 85 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Games 42 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.46% 1.97% 1.90%
As % of the General category 6.38% 4.52% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 34
Median salary £44,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South West

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
658 818 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.62% 43.51% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 552 661 534
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 25 September 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Bristol

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 59 (85.51%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (84.06%) HTML5
2 58 (84.06%) HTML
3 57 (82.61%) C#
3 57 (82.61%) .NET
3 57 (82.61%) AngularJS
4 56 (81.16%) Node.js
4 56 (81.16%) JavaScript
5 47 (68.12%) CSS
6 39 (56.52%) E-Commerce
7 38 (55.07%) Finance
8 37 (53.62%) ASP.NET
9 36 (52.17%) TDD
9 36 (52.17%) Retail
9 36 (52.17%) Online Games
9 36 (52.17%) Online Betting
9 36 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
10 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
11 23 (33.33%) Degree
12 20 (28.99%) Backbone.js
12 20 (28.99%) OO
12 20 (28.99%) React
13 18 (26.09%) Open Source
13 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
14 14 (20.29%) Java
15 13 (18.84%) SDLC
16 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
16 12 (17.39%) Coaching
16 12 (17.39%) Sitecore

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 4 (5.80%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Mule
2 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) 3ds Max
1 4 (5.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.80%) Maya
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) DHCP
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
1 2 (2.90%) PBX
1 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
1 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) JUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Maven
2 1 (1.45%) Mockito
2 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 36 (52.17%) Online Betting
2 36 (52.17%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Military
3 4 (5.80%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 42 (60.87%) C# Developer
3 24 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
3 24 (34.78%) E-Commerce Developer
3 24 (34.78%) Principal Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Applications Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Junior
5 12 (17.39%) Junior Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Principal .NET Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Sitecore Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Sitecore Developer
6 11 (15.94%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (84.06%) HTML
1 58 (84.06%) HTML5
2 57 (82.61%) .NET
2 57 (82.61%) AngularJS
3 56 (81.16%) Node.js
4 47 (68.12%) CSS
5 37 (53.62%) ASP.NET
6 36 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (28.99%) Backbone.js
7 20 (28.99%) React
8 4 (5.80%) Flash
9 3 (4.35%) XML
10 2 (2.90%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.90%) JSON
10 2 (2.90%) RESTful
10 2 (2.90%) Web Services
11 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.45%) REST
11 1 (1.45%) SOAP
11 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (52.17%) Online Games
2 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (5.80%) Animation
3 4 (5.80%) Learning Management System
3 4 (5.80%) SCORM
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
1 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
1 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
1 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (85.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (56.52%) E-Commerce
3 36 (52.17%) TDD
4 20 (28.99%) OO
5 18 (26.09%) Open Source
6 13 (18.84%) SDLC
7 12 (17.39%) Coaching
7 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 11 (15.94%) Scrum
9 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.80%) Content Management
11 4 (5.80%) Line Management
11 4 (5.80%) Time Management
12 3 (4.35%) DevOps
13 2 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.90%) High Availability
13 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
13 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
13 2 (2.90%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (82.61%) C#
2 56 (81.16%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) C
5 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) SQL
6 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) CCNA
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Graylog
1 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.80%) Adobe
2 4 (5.80%) Kenexa
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) Panasonic
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Sophos
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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Fuse
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable
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