The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 54 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 19 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.78% - 0.14%
As % of the General category 6.83% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South Wales

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

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
278 360 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.64% 47.12% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 240 302 238
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Games
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Games Salary Trend in Cardiff

Games
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Games.

1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) Scrum
4 16 (34.04%) Python
5 15 (31.91%) C#
5 15 (31.91%) C++
6 14 (29.79%) DevOps
7 12 (25.53%) Degree
7 12 (25.53%) PHP
7 12 (25.53%) User Experience
8 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.28%) SOAP
8 10 (21.28%) Ruby
8 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
9 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle
10 8 (17.02%) DB2
10 8 (17.02%) TDD
10 8 (17.02%) TOWER Software
10 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.89%) BDD
11 7 (14.89%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) OOP
12 6 (12.77%) ISEB
12 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.77%) Node.js
12 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (12.77%) Big Data
13 5 (10.64%) Selenium

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) DB2
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (12.77%) Big Data
3 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.26%) QlikView
4 2 (4.26%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.13%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) French Language
2 3 (6.38%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.38%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (6.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Software Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Developer
4 4 (8.51%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Analytics Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Games Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Pricing Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Data Visualisation Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Games Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.13%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) SOAP
2 6 (12.77%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.51%) Spring
3 4 (8.51%) STL
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
5 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) LESS
6 1 (2.13%) Sass
6 1 (2.13%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) WPF
6 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) User Experience
2 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps
4 8 (17.02%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 6 (12.77%) OOP
7 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) Agile Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Analytics
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.38%) MVC
9 3 (6.38%) OO
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.26%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 2 (4.26%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) Python
3 15 (31.91%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) C++
4 12 (25.53%) PHP
5 10 (21.28%) Ruby
6 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) R
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
1 8 (17.02%) TOWER Software
2 2 (4.26%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago