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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 103 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing Games 20 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.24% 0.96%
As % of the General category 3.10% 0.59% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
646 854 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 40.83% 40.86% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 523 625 586
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Games
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +22 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Marlow - 8 £28,750 -
Aylesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 21 (61.76%) C#
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
1 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) OO
3 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 13 (38.24%) C++
4 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 12 (35.29%) HTML
6 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 11 (32.35%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
7 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
8 9 (26.47%) Physics
9 8 (23.53%) WCF
9 8 (23.53%) OpenGL
10 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (20.59%) Web Development
10 7 (20.59%) Degree
10 7 (20.59%) TDD
10 7 (20.59%) Internet
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) Image Processing
10 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (20.59%) BDD
10 7 (20.59%) Unity (Game Engine)

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (14.71%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Grunt
2 6 (17.65%) gulp
3 5 (14.71%) Gradle
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Graduate
4 7 (20.59%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
1 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) OpenGL
4 8 (23.53%) WCF
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (20.59%) OpenCV
5 7 (20.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 5 (14.71%) CSS3
7 5 (14.71%) Grails
7 5 (14.71%) Redux
7 5 (14.71%) RESTful
7 5 (14.71%) Spring
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
2 9 (26.47%) Physics
3 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Online Games
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) OO
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) CQRS
5 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (20.59%) Image Processing
5 7 (20.59%) Machine Learning
5 7 (20.59%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) Computer Vision
6 5 (14.71%) Dependency Management
6 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) C++
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Groovy
4 5 (14.71%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) Scala
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle