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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 43 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.68% 11.05% 2.59%
As % of the General category 14.68% 29.37% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 8
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £32,823 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
109 143 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.87% 37.63% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 104 91 64
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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 £23,500 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 14 (58.33%) Objective-C
3 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (41.67%) C++
3 10 (41.67%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) Django
3 10 (41.67%) SQLite
3 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) Game Development
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (25.00%) Android
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 5 (20.83%) Ruby
8 4 (16.67%) nginx
8 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) React
8 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
8 4 (16.67%) Pixi.js
8 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 4 (16.67%) Content Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (41.67%) SQLite
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Android Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Android Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Android Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Objective-C Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 10 (41.67%) Django
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) Pixi.js
3 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (25.00%) Android
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Game Development
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 4 (16.67%) Content Development
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Objective-C
2 10 (41.67%) C++
2 10 (41.67%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 4 (16.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) VMware