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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 40 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 29 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.57% - 0.15%
As % of the General category 10.47% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 1
Median salary £41,250 - £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
277 324 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.62% 48.21% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 230 272 234
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,908
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%

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 24 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) Scrum
4 17 (30.91%) C#
4 17 (30.91%) Degree
4 17 (30.91%) DevOps
5 16 (29.09%) Python
6 15 (27.27%) C++
6 15 (27.27%) User Experience
7 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 13 (23.64%) TDD
8 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (21.82%) SOAP
9 12 (21.82%) PHP
9 12 (21.82%) SoapUI
10 10 (18.18%) BDD
10 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 10 (18.18%) Oracle
10 10 (18.18%) DB2
10 10 (18.18%) Ruby
11 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
12 8 (14.55%) TOWER Software
13 7 (12.73%) Finance
13 7 (12.73%) OOP
13 7 (12.73%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (12.73%) Big Data
13 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
13 7 (12.73%) Node.js
14 6 (10.91%) Analytics
14 6 (10.91%) French Language

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 7 (12.73%) Node.js
2 6 (10.91%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) DB2
2 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (12.73%) Big Data
3 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) QlikView
5 2 (3.64%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.91%) JUnit
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) JMeter
5 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.82%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.82%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) French Language
2 6 (10.91%) Italian Language
2 6 (10.91%) Portuguese Language
2 6 (10.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Software Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Analytics Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Pricing Manager
5 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Games Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Data Visualisation Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Scrum Master
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Games Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) SOAP
2 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
2 6 (10.91%) Spring
2 6 (10.91%) Web Services
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
3 4 (7.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (7.27%) STL
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (5.45%) WCF
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) jQuery
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) WPF
6 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) User Experience
2 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Scrum
3 17 (30.91%) DevOps
4 13 (23.64%) TDD
5 10 (18.18%) BDD
6 7 (12.73%) OOP
7 6 (10.91%) Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.27%) MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Testing
10 3 (5.45%) CQRS
10 3 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.64%) Software Delivery
11 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) C#
3 16 (29.09%) Python
4 15 (27.27%) C++
5 12 (21.82%) PHP
6 10 (18.18%) Ruby
7 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.64%) Perl
9 2 (3.64%) R
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) TOWER Software
3 2 (3.64%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago