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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 97 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 28 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.66% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the General category 3.87% 4.21% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 22
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
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
724 641 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.92% 33.04% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 615 521 571
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 26 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Bristol

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (63.33%) HTML
1 38 (63.33%) HTML5
2 35 (58.33%) Node.js
2 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 35 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 32 (53.33%) Degree
3 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.00%) .NET
5 29 (48.33%) Backbone.js
6 26 (43.33%) C#
7 25 (41.67%) React
8 24 (40.00%) OO
9 22 (36.67%) Open Source
10 21 (35.00%) Computer Science
11 20 (33.33%) CSS
11 20 (33.33%) Java
12 17 (28.33%) CMS
13 16 (26.67%) Scrum
14 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
14 14 (23.33%) SQL
15 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
17 10 (16.67%) Windows
17 10 (16.67%) Ajax
17 10 (16.67%) Web Development
17 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
17 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
17 10 (16.67%) SDLC
17 10 (16.67%) gulp
17 10 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

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 35 (58.33%) Node.js
2 17 (28.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Mule
3 1 (1.67%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (10.00%) 3ds Max
2 6 (10.00%) Maya
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) PBX
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Grunt
2 10 (16.67%) gulp
3 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) JUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Maven
4 1 (1.67%) Mockito
4 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (11.67%) Multimedia
2 6 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 18 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) Applications Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Multimedia Developer
8 6 (10.00%) 3D Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) HTML
1 38 (63.33%) HTML5
2 35 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 30 (50.00%) .NET
4 29 (48.33%) Backbone.js
5 25 (41.67%) React
6 20 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (16.67%) Ajax
8 7 (11.67%) Flash
9 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.00%) MFC
10 3 (5.00%) Qt
11 2 (3.33%) MEAN Stack
11 2 (3.33%) REST
12 1 (1.67%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.67%) JSON
12 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.67%) SOAP
12 1 (1.67%) Spring
12 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (10.00%) Animation
2 6 (10.00%) Learning Management System
2 6 (10.00%) SCORM
3 4 (6.67%) Xbox
4 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Android
5 3 (5.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) OO
3 22 (36.67%) Open Source
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Analytics
7 10 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 10 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (16.67%) SDLC
7 10 (16.67%) Web Development
8 7 (11.67%) Content Management
9 6 (10.00%) Line Management
9 6 (10.00%) Time Management
10 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
11 4 (6.67%) Android Development
11 4 (6.67%) MVC
12 2 (3.33%) DevOps
12 2 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 26 (43.33%) C#
3 20 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (23.33%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) C
7 2 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) CCNA
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.67%) Graylog
1 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Kenexa
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Dell
4 1 (1.67%) Intel
4 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.67%) Panasonic
4 1 (1.67%) Perforce
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Sophos
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
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