The first 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 287 224 267
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +43
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 38 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.79% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 86 61
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4617 4965 5149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.34% 41.50% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 4333 4708
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Online Games
London

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 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 30 July 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 87 (100.00%) Games
2 47 (54.02%) Java
3 41 (47.13%) XML
3 41 (47.13%) MVC
4 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
5 34 (39.08%) Mobile App
6 31 (35.63%) JSON
6 31 (35.63%) iPhone
6 31 (35.63%) HTML
6 31 (35.63%) Ajax
7 30 (34.48%) SOAP
7 30 (34.48%) iPad
8 28 (32.18%) CSS
9 25 (28.74%) OO
9 25 (28.74%) TDD
10 23 (26.44%) OOP
11 22 (25.29%) jQuery
12 21 (24.14%) HTML5
13 20 (22.99%) CSS3
13 20 (22.99%) Marketing
14 19 (21.84%) XSLT
14 19 (21.84%) OOD
14 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
14 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (21.84%) Multithreading
15 17 (19.54%) Apple iOS
15 17 (19.54%) Objective-C
15 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (18.39%) Knowledge Management
16 16 (18.39%) Cocoa

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (18.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.75%) SAS
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) Node.js
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.15%) DNN
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.75%) SPSS
3 3 (3.45%) MS Project
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) Big Data
2 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.90%) QlikView
5 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.60%) Neo4j
6 4 (4.60%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.45%) MySQL
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.45%) HBase
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.15%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Xcode
2 5 (5.75%) Moq
3 3 (3.45%) JUnit
3 3 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (2.30%) Mockito
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Ant
5 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.15%) Hudson
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) PostSharp
General
1 87 (100.00%) Games
2 20 (22.99%) Marketing
3 6 (6.90%) Finance
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.30%) Danish Language
5 2 (2.30%) French Language
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) German Language
6 1 (1.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 56 (64.37%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Web Developer
3 16 (18.39%) iOS Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Mobile Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Mobile Web Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Web Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.45%) Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.13%) XML
2 31 (35.63%) JSON
2 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) Ajax
3 30 (34.48%) SOAP
4 28 (32.18%) CSS
5 22 (25.29%) jQuery
6 21 (24.14%) HTML5
7 20 (22.99%) CSS3
8 19 (21.84%) XSLT
9 16 (18.39%) Cocoa
9 16 (18.39%) OpenGL
9 16 (18.39%) Web Services
9 16 (18.39%) iOS SDK
9 16 (18.39%) OpenGL ES
9 16 (18.39%) UIKit
10 14 (16.09%) RESTful
10 14 (16.09%) WebKit
11 11 (12.64%) .NET
12 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.08%) Mobile App
2 31 (35.63%) iPhone
3 30 (34.48%) iPad
4 16 (18.39%) Client/Server
5 14 (16.09%) Web 2.0
5 14 (16.09%) Blackberry
6 9 (10.34%) Social Media
7 8 (9.20%) Blog
8 7 (8.05%) New Media
8 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.30%) Social Gaming
10 1 (1.15%) Xbox
10 1 (1.15%) W3C
10 1 (1.15%) Mobile Games
10 1 (1.15%) Statistics
10 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.15%) Animation
10 1 (1.15%) Flash Games
10 1 (1.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Apple iOS
2 16 (18.39%) Android
3 14 (16.09%) Windows Mobile
3 14 (16.09%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Linux
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) MVC
2 25 (28.74%) OO
2 25 (28.74%) TDD
3 23 (26.44%) OOP
4 19 (21.84%) OOD
4 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
4 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (21.84%) Multithreading
5 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (18.39%) Knowledge Management
6 16 (18.39%) Memory Management
6 16 (18.39%) Analytics
6 16 (18.39%) iOS Development
7 15 (17.24%) Web Development
8 12 (13.79%) Project Management
9 11 (12.64%) CRM
10 7 (8.05%) Scrum
10 7 (8.05%) Online Marketing
11 6 (6.90%) BDD
11 6 (6.90%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.02%) Java
2 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.54%) Objective-C
4 15 (17.24%) C#
5 14 (16.09%) XPath
6 10 (11.49%) SQL
7 8 (9.20%) Python
8 4 (4.60%) Scala
9 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.45%) F#
9 3 (3.45%) Clojure
9 3 (3.45%) R
10 2 (2.30%) OCaml
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) Haskell
10 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) PowerHouse
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Symbian
2 9 (10.34%) Google
3 8 (9.20%) Twitter
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) Lotus
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 4 (4.60%) Adobe
6 3 (3.45%) Splunk
6 3 (3.45%) Facebook
7 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.30%) JBoss
8 1 (1.15%) Omniture
8 1 (1.15%) Sencha
8 1 (1.15%) Tableau
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