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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 125 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.80% 0.49% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
891 822 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.37% 36.32% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 713 554 512
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 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 28 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 -11 11 £40,000 - 2
Aylesbury - 4 £32,500 - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) Web Development
3 11 (40.74%) HTML5
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) MVC
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
7 6 (22.22%) Node.js
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) TDD
8 5 (18.52%) NUnit
8 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
8 5 (18.52%) Physics
8 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (18.52%) WCF
8 5 (18.52%) WPF
8 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
8 5 (18.52%) LINQ
8 5 (18.52%) NHibernate
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) PhD
8 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (18.52%) Kanban

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (22.22%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
1 1 (3.70%) 4G
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) L2TP
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) MPLS
1 1 (3.70%) OSPF
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) NUnit
1 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (18.52%) Moq
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) HTML5
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) WPF
6 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
6 5 (18.52%) LINQ
6 5 (18.52%) NHibernate
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.81%) CSS3
7 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
1 5 (18.52%) Physics
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) iPhone
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Web Development
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.41%) CAD
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PHP5
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) PhD
3 3 (11.11%) PMP
3 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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