The first 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 16 April 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 General category for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 49 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.94% - 3.26%
As % of the General category 4.92% - 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 19.18% 31.84% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 94
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,716 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Games
Derbyshire

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 16 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft