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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 6 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 18.52% 17.39% 13.70%
As % of the General category 45.45% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £30,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
11 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 40.74% 34.78% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Median salary £37,750 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £37,000
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 20 February 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Dundee

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 13 (86.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
5 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
5 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) TDD
6 6 (40.00%) Android
6 6 (40.00%) Data Structures
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) OOD
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) SOLID
8 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) Kanban
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
10 2 (13.33%) .NET
10 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
10 2 (13.33%) Web Development
10 2 (13.33%) Ruby
10 2 (13.33%) SaaS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) QGIS
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) JNI
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
3 6 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) SOLID
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Android Development
8 2 (13.33%) Game Development
8 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
9 1 (6.67%) DevOps
9 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (6.67%) OOP
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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