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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 296 292 244
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -48
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 6 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.40% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.85% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 44 84
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £127,000 £71,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £44,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +32.83%
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
4130 5872 5573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.15% 46.48% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4849 4766
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 35 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) MS Office
3 7 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Online Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) User Experience
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (17.14%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) CRM
4 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.29%) B2B
5 5 (14.29%) B2C
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Development
6 4 (11.43%) QA
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
6 4 (11.43%) Online Gambling
6 4 (11.43%) Android
6 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
6 4 (11.43%) Product Management
6 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 35 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Product Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Programmer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support
6 1 (2.86%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.86%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Spring
1 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) WinForms
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) WCF
2 1 (2.86%) WPF
2 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Sass
2 1 (2.86%) LESS
2 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Online Gambling
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Android
1 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Online Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Analytics
2 6 (17.14%) CRM
2 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.29%) B2B
3 5 (14.29%) B2C
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Business Development
4 4 (11.43%) Product Management
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.71%) BDD
6 2 (5.71%) Kanban
6 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.71%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Clojure
3 2 (5.71%) Scala
3 2 (5.71%) F#
3 2 (5.71%) OCaml
3 2 (5.71%) Haskell
3 2 (5.71%) Erlang
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Apple
2 1 (2.86%) Sony
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago