The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 50 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.04% 9.04% -
As % of the General category 3.33% 20.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Games
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
90 159 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.25% 43.56% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 76 104 67
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £114,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Games
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Games Salary Trend in Devon

Games
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Devon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -26 2 £45,250 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Games.

1 15 (93.75%) Game Development
2 13 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 13 (81.25%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (81.25%) Objective-C
2 13 (81.25%) Django
2 13 (81.25%) SQLite
2 13 (81.25%) Android
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
2 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
2 13 (81.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) iPad
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (81.25%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Android Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Android Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Android Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Objective-C Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Games Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Games Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
1 13 (81.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Android
1 13 (81.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Game Development
2 13 (81.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) CQRS
4 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
1 13 (81.25%) Objective-C
1 13 (81.25%) Python
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Paignton, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago