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 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 57 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.56% 2.91% 0.17%
As % of the General category 6.14% 6.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 1
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
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
277 298 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.65% 43.31% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 251 250 189
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,950 £55,000
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 6 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Games.

1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) User Experience
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
4 9 (33.33%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 8 (29.63%) TOWER Software
5 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.93%) MVC
6 7 (25.93%) QA
6 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Subversion
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
7 6 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 6 (22.22%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 6 (22.22%) Web Usability
7 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
7 6 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (22.22%) CSS3

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 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.70%) QlikView
1 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Product Manager
8 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Recruitment Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) CSS3
1 6 (22.22%) Ember.js
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) HTML5
2 3 (11.11%) LESS
2 3 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) CentOS
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
4 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
6 6 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (22.22%) Web Usability
7 5 (18.52%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) B2B
9 1 (3.70%) B2C
9 1 (3.70%) ERP
9 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) C++
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) PHP
2 9 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) R
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) TOWER Software
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau
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