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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 40 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 19 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.20% - 0.92%
As % of the General category 11.88% - 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 4
Average salary £41,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
160 116 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 35.40% 30.13% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 120 95 118
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 - 19 £41,500 - 1
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) C#
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
5 8 (42.11%) WPF
5 8 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
11 2 (10.53%) PHP
11 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) JSON
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
12 1 (5.26%) Java
12 1 (5.26%) SQL
12 1 (5.26%) VB
12 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
12 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
12 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
12 1 (5.26%) OOP
12 1 (5.26%) OO

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Games Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
2 8 (42.11%) WPF
2 8 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.26%) Flash
8 1 (5.26%) LAMP
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Adobe AIR
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Animation
1 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Siemens
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