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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 38 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.49% 2.41% 4.17%
As % of the General category 16.84% 7.58% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 20
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £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
95 132 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.69% 31.81% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 116 119
Median salary £32,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 10 £26,750 -
Plymouth -4 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 25 (78.13%) Apple iOS
2 18 (56.25%) Mac OS X
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Objective-C
5 11 (34.38%) Time Management
5 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
5 11 (34.38%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
6 8 (25.00%) Python
6 8 (25.00%) C++
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.88%) React
7 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
7 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (21.88%) nginx
7 7 (21.88%) Lua
7 7 (21.88%) Django
7 7 (21.88%) SQLite
7 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.88%) Finance

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 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
1 11 (34.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (21.88%) SQLite
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (21.88%) IT Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) IT Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) iOS Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
1 7 (21.88%) Django
1 7 (21.88%) Pixi.js
1 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (21.88%) React
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Video on Demand
3 2 (6.25%) Apple TV
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Apple iOS
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Mac OS X
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
1 11 (34.38%) Time Management
2 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.88%) Content Development
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Front End Development
4 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 5 (15.63%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) DRM
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) BDD
8 1 (3.13%) Game Development
8 1 (3.13%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) Objective-C
3 8 (25.00%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (21.88%) Lua
5 6 (18.75%) Apple Swift
5 6 (18.75%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) Apple