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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.66% - -
As % of the General category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
144 86 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 32.95% 33.99% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 110 70 29
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -24.41%
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 - 7 £40,000 - 1
Plymouth - 5 £22,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 8 (33.33%) Internet
5 8 (33.33%) C++
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 8 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 8 (33.33%) Game Development
5 8 (33.33%) Android
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) Django
5 8 (33.33%) SQLite
6 7 (29.17%) WCF
6 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
6 7 (29.17%) RESTful
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
6 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
6 7 (29.17%) Node.js

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 7 (29.17%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (33.33%) SQLite
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (33.33%) Django
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) RESTful
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Flash
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) W3C
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Game Development
2 8 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (29.17%) Web Application Development
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) C++
3 8 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 7 (29.17%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
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