The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 113 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 21 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.96% 0.74% 0.33%
As % of the General category 2.63% 1.82% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,940
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £33,000 £22,588
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £25,292
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Games
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
799 822 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.55% 40.51% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 618 555 593
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Games
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Games
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 19 £35,000 -12.50%
Aylesbury -1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (45.00%) HTML
1 18 (45.00%) HTML5
2 15 (37.50%) Web Development
2 15 (37.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 13 (32.50%) jQuery
5 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.00%) CSS
6 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
6 11 (27.50%) Google
6 11 (27.50%) Android
6 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
6 11 (27.50%) Xbox
7 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (25.00%) Node.js
7 10 (25.00%) CSS3
7 10 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) Physics
8 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
8 9 (22.50%) Algorithms
9 7 (17.50%) User Experience
9 7 (17.50%) WordPress
9 7 (17.50%) Java
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) PhD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (17.50%) WordPress
3 5 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.50%) Acrobat
2 5 (12.50%) InDesign
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (7.50%) MS Office
4 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) 3G
1 1 (2.50%) MPLS
1 1 (2.50%) OSPF
1 1 (2.50%) BGP
1 1 (2.50%) L2TP
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) IPsec
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.50%) OpenVPN
1 1 (2.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Subversion
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Billing
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Graduate
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Android Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Designer
6 4 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) HTML
1 18 (45.00%) HTML5
2 14 (35.00%) .NET
3 13 (32.50%) jQuery
4 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.00%) CSS3
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 6 (15.00%) WPF
6 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (15.00%) Android SDK
7 5 (12.50%) XML
7 5 (12.50%) XSLT
7 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 5 (12.50%) JSON
7 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (12.50%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 11 (27.50%) Xbox
3 9 (22.50%) Algorithms
3 9 (22.50%) Physics
3 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (17.50%) User Experience
5 5 (12.50%) iPhone
6 4 (10.00%) E-Learning
6 4 (10.00%) SCORM
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.00%) Graphic Design
7 3 (7.50%) PlayStation
7 3 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Android
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (37.50%) Web Development
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 6 (15.00%) Android Development
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (12.50%) Email Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.50%) Image Processing
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Coaching
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) MVC
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) PHP5
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Google
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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