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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 132 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Games 42 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.33% 1.20% 1.50%
As % of the General category 3.84% 3.27% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 45
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £25,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1094 1313 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.68% 36.72% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 801 1013 1206
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Games
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Games Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Games
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Games Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Games
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Nottinghamshire +6 27 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Northamptonshire +12 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire - 4 £37,000 - 2
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Games.

1 57 (47.50%) C#
2 53 (44.17%) .NET
2 53 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
4 45 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 34 (28.33%) MVC
6 33 (27.50%) Windows
7 32 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 26 (21.67%) Computer Science
11 25 (20.83%) TDD
11 25 (20.83%) HTML
12 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
12 23 (19.17%) Google
12 23 (19.17%) Android
13 22 (18.33%) CSS
13 22 (18.33%) Unreal Engine
13 22 (18.33%) Slack
14 21 (17.50%) OO
15 20 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 19 (15.83%) Degree
16 19 (15.83%) Web Services
16 19 (15.83%) C++
16 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
17 18 (15.00%) Mathematics
17 18 (15.00%) WCF
17 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
17 18 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
18 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (10.00%) IIS
2 9 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.67%) WordPress
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) MS Office
3 7 (5.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.33%) Slack
2 11 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.17%) Google Play
3 7 (5.83%) Sage Pay
4 5 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.50%) iTunes
6 2 (1.67%) Office 365
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.33%) Firewall
2 10 (8.33%) WAN
3 9 (7.50%) ADSL
3 9 (7.50%) DHCP
3 9 (7.50%) DNS
4 6 (5.00%) SMPP
5 5 (4.17%) BGP
5 5 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 5 (4.17%) IPsec
5 5 (4.17%) LAN
5 5 (4.17%) MPLS
5 5 (4.17%) Network Security
5 5 (4.17%) OSPF
6 4 (3.33%) Internet
7 3 (2.50%) HTTP
8 2 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.67%) Redis
5 6 (5.00%) Riak
6 4 (3.33%) MySQL
7 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.67%) Selenium
3 7 (5.83%) JUnit
4 6 (5.00%) NUnit
4 6 (5.00%) ReSharper
4 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.17%) Android Studio
5 5 (4.17%) Gradle
5 5 (4.17%) Grunt
5 5 (4.17%) gulp
5 5 (4.17%) Mockito
6 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.67%) Appium
7 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.67%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (54.17%) Developer
2 39 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 27 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (18.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (9.17%) Digital Developer
6 11 (9.17%) IT Support
6 11 (9.17%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Graduate
8 9 (7.50%) Junior
8 9 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Junior C# Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Junior Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (44.17%) .NET
2 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
3 25 (20.83%) HTML
4 22 (18.33%) CSS
4 22 (18.33%) Unreal Engine
5 19 (15.83%) Web Services
6 18 (15.00%) WCF
7 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (10.83%) HTML5
10 12 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (9.17%) Ninject
11 11 (9.17%) Node.js
12 10 (8.33%) jQuery
12 10 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (7.50%) OpenGL
14 7 (5.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.83%) Physics
4 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.00%) User Experience
5 11 (9.17%) iPhone
6 9 (7.50%) Blackberry
7 7 (5.83%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (5.83%) Graphic Design
7 7 (5.83%) iPad
8 4 (3.33%) PlayStation
8 4 (3.33%) Xbox
9 3 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.50%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.67%) Clustering
10 2 (1.67%) Online Games
10 2 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.50%) Windows
2 23 (19.17%) Android
3 11 (9.17%) Windows 10
4 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.00%) Linux
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.33%) MVC
3 32 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (20.83%) TDD
5 21 (17.50%) OO
6 20 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 16 (13.33%) Web Development
9 14 (11.67%) DevOps
9 14 (11.67%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.83%) SOLID
10 13 (10.83%) Web Application Development
11 12 (10.00%) Kanban
11 12 (10.00%) SDLC
12 11 (9.17%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (8.33%) Android Development
13 10 (8.33%) OOP
13 10 (8.33%) Scrum
14 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.50%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.50%) C#
2 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (15.83%) C++
4 12 (10.00%) Java
4 12 (10.00%) SQL
5 8 (6.67%) PHP
6 6 (5.00%) Python
7 5 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.33%) Ruby
9 3 (2.50%) VC++
10 2 (1.67%) C
10 2 (1.67%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.67%) ES6
10 2 (1.67%) Scala
10 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.00%) PhD
3 5 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) CCNA
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) AirWatch
1 9 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Google
1 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Adobe
2 7 (5.83%) Cisco
3 4 (3.33%) Apple
4 2 (1.67%) Facebook
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) VMware
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