The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.97% - -
As % of the General category 1.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
434 205 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.86% 26.66% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 257 158 191
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Games
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Dorset region.

Games Salary Trend in Dorset

Games
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Dorset

Games
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Bournemouth - 6 £37,500 - 2
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Law
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Symfony
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Online Games
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) Social Media
6 1 (12.50%) Kafka

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
General
1 4 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago