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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 102 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.40% 0.61%
As % of the General category 0.75% 1.05% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £47,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
535 667 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.85% 38.44% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 419 523 574
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 £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +9 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Amersham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Marlow - 1 £27,500 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
6 7 (26.92%) C++
6 7 (26.92%) OO
6 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (23.08%) CQRS
7 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (23.08%) BDD
7 6 (23.08%) Grunt
7 6 (23.08%) gulp
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (19.23%) Front End Development

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 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (15.38%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Grunt
2 6 (23.08%) gulp
3 5 (19.23%) Gradle
3 5 (19.23%) JIRA
3 5 (19.23%) Maven
3 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Junior
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
1 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (23.08%) WCF
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) Grails
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Redux
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) OpenGL
7 2 (7.69%) React
7 2 (7.69%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Online Games
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
4 6 (23.08%) CQRS
4 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Computer Vision
5 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Dependency Management
7 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.69%) Physics
8 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) Groovy
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Amersham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago