The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 43 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.25% 8.70% -
As % of the General category 4.65% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Average salary £29,252 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
Derbyshire

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

General Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 102 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 26.96% 49.28% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 35
Average salary £39,690 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.84% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Games
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Games Salary Trend in Derby

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
1 12 (52.17%) C#
1 12 (52.17%) Scrum
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) MCSE
2 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) PaaS
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (34.78%) IaaS
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Public Cloud
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 7 (30.43%) NUnit
5 7 (30.43%) NHibernate
5 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (30.43%) Web Application Development
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (30.43%) Moq
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) LINQ

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (34.78%) IaaS
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (34.78%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Moq
1 7 (30.43%) NUnit
1 7 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (13.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Graduate
2 12 (52.17%) Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) Graduate Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) Graduate IT Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) Graduate IT Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) IT Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) IT Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) IT Graduate
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (30.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Graduate C# Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (30.43%) LINQ
2 7 (30.43%) NHibernate
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) Durandal
3 5 (21.74%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) BDD
2 7 (30.43%) Kanban
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) Web Application Development
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Game Development
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) MCSE
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Apple
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) VMware