The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 40 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.73% 0.52% -
As % of the General category 10.29% 1.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Games
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

General Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 154 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 36.31% 26.92% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 135 102 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Games
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Derbyshire region.

Games Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Games
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +24 18 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (91.18%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) C#
3 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 26 (76.47%) MVC
5 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
6 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
7 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (50.00%) Degree
8 17 (50.00%) HTML
8 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (41.18%) CSS
9 14 (41.18%) WPF
10 12 (35.29%) LINQ
11 11 (32.35%) jQuery
11 11 (32.35%) Kanban
11 11 (32.35%) NHibernate
11 11 (32.35%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (32.35%) Moq
11 11 (32.35%) BDD
11 11 (32.35%) TDD
11 11 (32.35%) NUnit
11 11 (32.35%) Scrum
11 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
12 10 (29.41%) WinForms
13 6 (17.65%) HTML5
14 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
14 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
15 4 (11.76%) Web Services
15 4 (11.76%) JSON

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) NUnit
1 11 (32.35%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (32.35%) Moq
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Graduate
2 11 (32.35%) Junior
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Junior Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Development Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) C# Application Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Games Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Games Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (41.18%) WPF
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 12 (35.29%) LINQ
8 11 (32.35%) jQuery
8 11 (32.35%) NHibernate
9 10 (29.41%) WinForms
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5
11 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
12 4 (11.76%) Web Services
12 4 (11.76%) JSON
13 3 (8.82%) XML
14 1 (2.94%) Ajax
14 1 (2.94%) SOAP
14 1 (2.94%) WCF
14 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) MVC
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
3 11 (32.35%) Kanban
3 11 (32.35%) BDD
3 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) SOA
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Facebook
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