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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 297 289 245
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -44
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 17 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.82% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 45 73
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +26.11%
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
4375 5833 5481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.48% 46.98% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3623 4791 4739
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 38 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Marketing
4 7 (18.42%) MS Office
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (15.79%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) Online Marketing
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) User Experience
5 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Business Development
6 5 (13.16%) B2B
6 5 (13.16%) B2C
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.53%) Online Gambling
7 4 (10.53%) Spring
7 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (10.53%) Product Management
8 3 (7.89%) Scala
8 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
8 3 (7.89%) Clojure
8 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
8 3 (7.89%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
1 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
1 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 38 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (21.05%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Development Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Business Development Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Business Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Product Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Programmer
4 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Java Programmer
4 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) WPF Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
1 4 (10.53%) Spring
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) WinForms
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.26%) WCF
3 2 (5.26%) WPF
3 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) Sass
4 1 (2.63%) LESS
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Online Gambling
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Xbox
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Android
1 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) CRM
2 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 6 (15.79%) Online Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Analytics
3 5 (13.16%) Business Development
3 5 (13.16%) B2B
3 5 (13.16%) B2C
3 5 (13.16%) TDD
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Product Management
5 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
5 3 (7.89%) Functional Programming
5 3 (7.89%) BDD
5 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.89%) Haskell
2 3 (7.89%) Erlang
2 3 (7.89%) OCaml
2 3 (7.89%) F#
2 3 (7.89%) Scala
2 3 (7.89%) Clojure
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Sony
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago