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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 301 301 240
Rank change year-on-year
0 -61
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 12 33 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.28% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.59% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 85
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £39,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.83% +21.25%
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
4595 5554 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.97% 46.67% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3961 4744 4850
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (30.00%) Marketing
5 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (23.33%) Social Media
7 6 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 6 (20.00%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) CSS3
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) New Media
8 5 (16.67%) Twitter
8 5 (16.67%) QA
8 5 (16.67%) Blog
9 4 (13.33%) TDD
9 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) C#
9 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Analytics
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
10 3 (10.00%) Turkish Language
10 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
10 3 (10.00%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (6.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) QlikView
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Turkish Language
4 2 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) French Language
5 1 (3.33%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) WPF Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Games Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) WinForms
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
4 2 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) Java SE
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) J2SE
5 1 (3.33%) Struts
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Social Media
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) New Media
3 5 (16.67%) Blog
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Xbox
5 1 (3.33%) Online Gambling
5 1 (3.33%) iPhone
5 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.33%) Social Gaming
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Online Marketing
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) SEO
7 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (10.00%) Scala
4 2 (6.67%) Clojure
4 2 (6.67%) Haskell
4 2 (6.67%) OCaml
4 2 (6.67%) F#
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Twitter
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) Lotus
3 2 (6.67%) Sony
4 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Facebook
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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