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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 25.00% 26.39% 37.50%
As % of the General category 57.14% 82.61% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
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
7 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 43.75% 31.94% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 16
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £32,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £38,750 £42,800
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Python

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 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Games Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WebGL
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Dundee, Angus
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago