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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 279 273 264
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 29 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.83% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 51
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +35.71%
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
4247 4957 5008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.55% 47.16% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 4114 4468
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 41 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Marketing
4 7 (17.07%) HTML5
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) HTML
5 6 (14.63%) .NET
5 6 (14.63%) MS Office
5 6 (14.63%) CSS
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (14.63%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Online Marketing
5 6 (14.63%) jQuery
5 6 (14.63%) CSS3
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) User Experience
5 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.20%) Business Development
6 5 (12.20%) B2B
6 5 (12.20%) B2C
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) Java
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) Online Gambling
7 4 (9.76%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Development Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Business Development Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Business Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Product Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) WPF Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
1 7 (17.07%) HTML5
2 6 (14.63%) jQuery
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) CSS3
3 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.32%) Spring
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.88%) WCF
4 2 (4.88%) WPF
4 2 (4.88%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (4.88%) WinForms
5 1 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.44%) Ajax
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Online Gambling
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Xbox
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) CRM
2 6 (14.63%) Online Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.20%) Business Development
3 5 (12.20%) B2B
3 5 (12.20%) B2C
4 4 (9.76%) TDD
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Product Management
5 3 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.32%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.88%) Functional Programming
6 2 (4.88%) BDD
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
3 2 (4.88%) Haskell
3 2 (4.88%) Erlang
3 2 (4.88%) OCaml
3 2 (4.88%) F#
3 2 (4.88%) Scala
3 2 (4.88%) Clojure
4 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Sony
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago