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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 243 311 309
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -2
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 23 4 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.039% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.087% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 41
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £136,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -7.14%
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
2995 4611 6111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.40% 44.50% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 3782 5061
Median salary £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Online 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 City of London region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 38 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (39.47%) Degree
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 10 (26.32%) Web Services
6 10 (26.32%) Linux
6 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 10 (26.32%) jQuery
7 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
7 9 (23.68%) Predictive Modelling
7 9 (23.68%) Social Media
7 9 (23.68%) TDD
7 9 (23.68%) Statistics
7 9 (23.68%) Marketing
7 9 (23.68%) Internet
7 9 (23.68%) Econometrics
7 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) SAS
7 9 (23.68%) HTML
7 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
7 9 (23.68%) Data Analytics
7 9 (23.68%) Analytics
7 9 (23.68%) Marketing Analytics
7 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.05%) Game Development
8 8 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) XML

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (23.68%) SAS
2 4 (10.53%) Confluence
3 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) ATM
2 5 (13.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Maven
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.63%) git-flow
General
1 38 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 9 (23.68%) Marketing
5 4 (10.53%) Law
6 3 (7.89%) Banking
6 3 (7.89%) Legal
7 1 (2.63%) Online Betting
7 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Games Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Campaign Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Python Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Games Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Games Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Python Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Campaign Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Games Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) jQuery
1 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 9 (23.68%) CSS
2 9 (23.68%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) JSON
3 8 (21.05%) XML
4 7 (18.42%) RESTful
5 6 (15.79%) Django
5 6 (15.79%) Flask
5 6 (15.79%) Spring
6 5 (13.16%) Java EE
7 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
8 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.89%) JDBC
9 2 (5.26%) JMS
9 2 (5.26%) LAMP
9 2 (5.26%) Servlets
9 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
1 9 (23.68%) Social Media
1 9 (23.68%) Statistics
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile Games
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Econometrics
3 9 (23.68%) Marketing Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Predictive Modelling
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) Game Development
5 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 5 (13.16%) Line Management
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) OOD
7 4 (10.53%) People Management
7 4 (10.53%) Process Management
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Facebook
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) PayPal
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle