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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 22 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 20 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.90% 0.99% -
As % of the General category 19.23% 5.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
104 53 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 51.49% 17.49% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 88 42 63
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Derby

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
5 24 (63.16%) HTML
6 23 (60.53%) MVC
7 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
8 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
9 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (47.37%) Degree
10 18 (47.37%) CSS
11 13 (34.21%) WPF
11 13 (34.21%) jQuery
11 13 (34.21%) HTML5
12 10 (26.32%) WinForms
13 9 (23.68%) Scrum
14 8 (21.05%) LINQ
15 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
15 7 (18.42%) Kanban
15 7 (18.42%) JSON
15 7 (18.42%) TDD
15 7 (18.42%) NUnit
15 7 (18.42%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (18.42%) Moq
15 7 (18.42%) BDD
15 7 (18.42%) Web Application Development
16 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
16 6 (15.79%) Web Services
16 6 (15.79%) XML

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) NUnit
1 7 (18.42%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (18.42%) Moq
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Local Government
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
2 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Junior
4 7 (18.42%) Graduate
4 7 (18.42%) Junior .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Games Programmer
7 4 (10.53%) Programmer
8 3 (7.89%) Games Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) Software Development Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
5 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (47.37%) CSS
7 13 (34.21%) WPF
7 13 (34.21%) jQuery
7 13 (34.21%) HTML5
8 10 (26.32%) WinForms
9 8 (21.05%) LINQ
10 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
10 7 (18.42%) JSON
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
11 6 (15.79%) XML
12 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (5.26%) CSS3
13 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (5.26%) Durandal
14 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 7 (18.42%) Kanban
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) BDD
4 7 (18.42%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.63%) RUP
8 1 (2.63%) CRM
8 1 (2.63%) SOA
8 1 (2.63%) Workflow
8 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Facebook
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