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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.48% - 1.30%
As % of the General category 6.67% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £48,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
135 108 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 37.19% 29.92% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 90 93 87
Average salary £38,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,900 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Exeter - 5 - - 10
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (53.33%) Game Development
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) Django
3 6 (40.00%) SQLite
3 6 (40.00%) Android
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (33.33%) Google
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) iPad
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) SEO
8 1 (6.67%) CMS
8 1 (6.67%) Military
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (6.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQLite
General
1 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Games Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Games Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Django
1 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Game Development
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Google
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 up to £23,790 per annum for exceptional candidates + relocation allowance of up to £5,000 + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £TBC per annum for exceptional candidates + relocation allowance of up to £5,000 + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £TBC per annum for exceptional candidates + relocation allowance of up to £5,000 + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £21,264 to £23,790 per annum + relocation allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 23 days ago