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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 27 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 8.21% - 0.45%
As % of the General category 17.53% - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
97 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 46.86% 17.16% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 56
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
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 January 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Derby

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 32 (76.19%) .NET
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) C#
3 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
4 27 (64.29%) HTML
5 23 (54.76%) MVC
6 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
7 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
7 19 (45.24%) CSS
8 17 (40.48%) WPF
8 17 (40.48%) HTML5
9 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
9 16 (38.10%) Degree
10 13 (30.95%) jQuery
11 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (21.43%) JSON
14 8 (19.05%) WinForms
14 8 (19.05%) Web Services
14 8 (19.05%) XML
15 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
16 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
16 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 5 (11.90%) Web Development
18 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
18 4 (9.52%) Scrum
19 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
19 3 (7.14%) LINQ
19 3 (7.14%) CSS3

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (2.38%) WordPress
1 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (4.76%) Moq
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.76%) Local Government
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Games Programmer
4 6 (14.29%) Programmer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Games Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) HTML
3 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 19 (45.24%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) WPF
5 17 (40.48%) HTML5
6 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 13 (30.95%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (21.43%) JSON
11 8 (19.05%) WinForms
11 8 (19.05%) Web Services
11 8 (19.05%) XML
12 3 (7.14%) LINQ
12 3 (7.14%) CSS3
13 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (4.76%) Durandal
13 2 (4.76%) NHibernate
14 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) MVC
3 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) BDD
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.76%) Kanban
6 2 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (2.38%) Web Design
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) RUP
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
7 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Facebook
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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