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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 42 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Games 22 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.85% 3.61% 0.16%
As % of the General category 9.57% 8.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 1
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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 Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
230 291 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.28% 43.76% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 213 227 248
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 January 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Games.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
3 11 (34.38%) User Experience
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) C++
5 9 (28.13%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
5 9 (28.13%) Ruby
5 9 (28.13%) QA
5 9 (28.13%) DevOps
5 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
6 7 (21.88%) TOWER Software
7 6 (18.75%) MVC
8 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) Subversion
8 5 (15.63%) Selenium
8 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
8 5 (15.63%) Web Usability
8 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
8 5 (15.63%) Mercurial
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (15.63%) CSS3
8 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js

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 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.25%) QlikView
1 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Mercurial
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Software Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) QA Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Software QA Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Product Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Recruitment Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Trainee
9 1 (3.13%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
1 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) CSS3
1 5 (15.63%) Ember.js
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) LESS
2 2 (6.25%) Pandas
2 2 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) AIX
1 1 (3.13%) CentOS
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
5 6 (18.75%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Graceful Degradation
6 5 (15.63%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) Web Usability
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) B2B
8 2 (6.25%) B2C
8 2 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) C++
3 9 (28.13%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) R
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) TOWER Software
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
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