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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Games 27 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.15% 3.14% 0.29%
As % of the General category 12.22% 6.73% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 2
Median salary £38,500 £38,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
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
221 342 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.18% 46.66% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 197 253 265
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,750
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 27 February 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Scrum
3 15 (35.71%) PHP
3 15 (35.71%) Python
4 13 (30.95%) C#
5 12 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) DevOps
6 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
6 11 (26.19%) User Experience
7 9 (21.43%) QA
7 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Java
7 9 (21.43%) Ruby
8 8 (19.05%) TOWER Software
9 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.67%) HTML
9 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) Linux
9 7 (16.67%) HTML5
9 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
9 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (16.67%) CSS3
10 6 (14.29%) Sass
10 6 (14.29%) .NET
10 6 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (11.90%) Subversion
11 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
11 5 (11.90%) Progressive Enhancement

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 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.14%) QlikView
1 3 (7.14%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Mercurial
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) gulp
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Software Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Data Visualisation Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) QA Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
1 7 (16.67%) CSS3
1 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) HTML5
2 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Sass
3 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
4 4 (9.52%) LESS
5 3 (7.14%) iOS SDK
5 3 (7.14%) Pandas
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (4.76%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.76%) Node.js
6 2 (4.76%) React
6 2 (4.76%) React Native
6 2 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Fintech
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Scrum
3 12 (28.57%) DevOps
4 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
5 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 6 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) Graceful Degradation
7 5 (11.90%) Progressive Enhancement
7 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) Web Usability
8 4 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.14%) Econometrics
9 3 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) PHP
1 15 (35.71%) Python
2 13 (30.95%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) C++
4 9 (21.43%) Java
4 9 (21.43%) Ruby
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) R
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) TOWER Software
2 3 (7.14%) Tableau
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
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