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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.78% - -
As % of the General category 10.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
184 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 34.78% 25.37% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 138 62 22
Average salary £37,500 £32,900 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.98% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Plymouth - 8 £22,000 - 1
Tavistock - 8 £40,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) C++
4 11 (34.38%) Python
4 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (34.38%) Objective-C
4 11 (34.38%) Internet
4 11 (34.38%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
4 11 (34.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (34.38%) Game Development
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (34.38%) Django
4 11 (34.38%) SQLite
4 11 (34.38%) Android
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 9 (28.13%) Ruby
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Node.js
6 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (28.13%) RESTful
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (28.13%) BDD
6 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
6 9 (28.13%) WCF

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (28.13%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (34.38%) SQLite
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Games Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) Django
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (28.13%) WCF
5 9 (28.13%) RESTful
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.88%) HTML5
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) Flash
7 5 (15.63%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) JSON
8 2 (6.25%) XML
8 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.13%) J2EE
9 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.25%) W3C
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Android
1 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) MVC
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
1 11 (34.38%) Game Development
1 11 (34.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
2 9 (28.13%) BDD
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) SEO
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) People Management
5 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) C++
3 11 (34.38%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Objective-C
4 9 (28.13%) Ruby
5 6 (18.75%) Java
6 5 (15.63%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago