The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 6 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 37.04% 10.42% 20.00%
As % of the General category 62.50% 35.71% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

General Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 59.26% 29.17% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 9
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £42,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of job ads across the Dundee region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Games
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Games Salary Trend in Dundee

Games
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Dundee

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (84.62%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) C#
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
6 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) Android
7 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
8 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) OOD
8 4 (30.77%) MVC
9 3 (23.08%) Scrum
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (15.38%) Android Development
10 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
10 2 (15.38%) SOLID
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (15.38%) Kanban
10 2 (15.38%) Game Development
10 2 (15.38%) SaaS
10 2 (15.38%) Linux
10 2 (15.38%) Ruby

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C++ Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3D Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Gameplay Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) WebGL
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
3 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) OOD
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Android Development
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Game Development
7 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
7 2 (15.38%) Kanban
7 2 (15.38%) SOLID
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (7.69%) OOP
8 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Playtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Dundee
Pro-Quest
Salary: 50000-70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago