The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.62% - -
As % of the General category 10.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 106 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 33.85% 37.06% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 55
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -18.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Games Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
Tavistock - 3 £40,000 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £31,250 -
Exeter - 1 £55,000 - 2
Newton Abbot - 1 - -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
2 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Game Development
2 7 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Django
2 7 (50.00%) SQLite
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (21.43%) WCF

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQLite
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
2 7 (50.00%) Django
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) RESTful
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 7 (50.00%) Game Development
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Java
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Creative Personnel
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago