The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 252 294 276
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -18
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 4 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.61% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 34
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -19.58%
Online Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3193 4596 5099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.23% 44.97% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2796 3886 4296
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Online Games
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the City of London

Online Games
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the City of London

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Games
4 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) Maven
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
5 3 (18.75%) Law
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) JDBC
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
5 3 (18.75%) Social Media

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) SPSS
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SSH
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Games Developer
3 4 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Games Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Games Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Product Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Online Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Games
2 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Online Gambling
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
1 4 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (18.75%) Game Development
2 3 (18.75%) Microservices
2 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Bcfg2
1 2 (12.50%) Graphite
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
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