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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 39 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.50% 1.53% -
As % of the General category 16.83% 6.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 0
Average salary £25,000 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
101 82 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 32.69% 25.08% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 57 58
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £79,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Derby region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Derby

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 31 (91.18%) MVC
3 31 (91.18%) .NET Framework
4 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET
5 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
7 23 (67.65%) Scrum
7 23 (67.65%) BDD
8 22 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (64.71%) Moq
8 22 (64.71%) NHibernate
8 22 (64.71%) LINQ
8 22 (64.71%) Kanban
8 22 (64.71%) TDD
8 22 (64.71%) NUnit
8 22 (64.71%) Degree
8 22 (64.71%) Web Application Development
9 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 6 (17.65%) WPF
11 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 4 (11.76%) HTML
12 4 (11.76%) CSS
12 4 (11.76%) WinForms
13 3 (8.82%) Finance
13 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (8.82%) Performance Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) NUnit
1 22 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 22 (64.71%) Moq
2 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) .NET Developer
3 22 (64.71%) Junior Developer
3 22 (64.71%) Graduate
3 22 (64.71%) Junior
3 22 (64.71%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) .NET Framework
3 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET
3 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (64.71%) LINQ
4 22 (64.71%) NHibernate
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
6 6 (17.65%) WPF
7 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 4 (11.76%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) MVC
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 23 (67.65%) BDD
4 22 (64.71%) Web Application Development
4 22 (64.71%) TDD
4 22 (64.71%) Kanban
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Business Performance Management
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.82%) Analytics
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
Derby
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