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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 301 304 240
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -64
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 5 39 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.31% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.69% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 87
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
4625 5666 5943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.09% 45.73% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3788 4616 5184
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2015.

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 July 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) QA
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) MS Office
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) B2B
5 3 (13.64%) B2C
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Online Gambling
5 3 (13.64%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Product Management
5 3 (13.64%) Online Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
1 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
1 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Tester
2 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Development Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Product Manager
2 3 (13.64%) QA Tester
2 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Games Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) CSS3
2 1 (4.55%) Stage3D
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Flash
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Online Gambling
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Business Development
2 3 (13.64%) B2B
2 3 (13.64%) B2C
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
2 3 (13.64%) Product Management
2 3 (13.64%) Online Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) BDD
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) Haskell
3 2 (9.09%) Erlang
3 2 (9.09%) OCaml
3 2 (9.09%) F#
3 2 (9.09%) Scala
3 2 (9.09%) ActionScript
3 2 (9.09%) Clojure
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
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