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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 121 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.82% 0.97% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
877 824 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 39.03% 35.30% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 696 550 521
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 -8 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Aylesbury - 4 £32,500 - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 9 (36.00%) HTML5
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) .NET
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (32.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Node.js
7 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (20.00%) Moq
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) NUnit
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) LINQ
7 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) Google
8 4 (16.00%) Android
8 4 (16.00%) iPhone
8 4 (16.00%) CSS3

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 6 (24.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (4.00%) 4G
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) 3G
1 1 (4.00%) MPLS
1 1 (4.00%) OSPF
1 1 (4.00%) BGP
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) IPsec
1 1 (4.00%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (20.00%) Moq
1 5 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.00%) LINQ
4 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) WPF
6 3 (12.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (8.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) iPhone
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Physics
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Kanban
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) CAD
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PhD
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago