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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.92% - -
As % of the General category 19.42% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
103 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 35.64% 32.20% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 80
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £25,100 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £82,500 £77,500
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 18 September 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Derby

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (40.00%) WPF
5 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) JSON
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.00%) PHP
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
11 1 (5.00%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (5.00%) Drupal
11 1 (5.00%) CSS3
11 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (5.00%) Sass
11 1 (5.00%) Mobile App

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Games Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (40.00%) WPF
2 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) Adobe AIR
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.00%) Sass
8 1 (5.00%) Durandal
8 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (5.00%) LAMP
8 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
1 1 (5.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens
Derby
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