The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 20 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 11.94% 1.27% -
As % of the General category 50.00% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

General Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 23.88% 25.32% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 13
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Games
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Dartford region.

Games Salary Trend in Dartford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing 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 Games.

1 16 (88.89%) Android
1 16 (88.89%) iPhone
1 16 (88.89%) Google
1 16 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
1 16 (88.89%) Mobile App
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 15 (83.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 15 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (72.22%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (72.22%) Node.js
3 13 (72.22%) Ninject
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) CQRS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (72.22%) Ninject
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) iPhone
1 16 (88.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
1 15 (83.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 15 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 13 (72.22%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (11.11%) BDD
3 2 (11.11%) CQRS
3 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Google
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago