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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 115 99 122
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Games 55 81 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.77% 2.28% 1.87%
As % of the General category 5.08% 5.60% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 79 43
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
1083 1446 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.86% 40.78% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1149 1051
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,908
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -7 30 £24,000 -28.35% 2
Northamptonshire +10 17 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Derbyshire -1 8 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Leicestershire +3 2 £24,000 -46.66% 2
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 40 (44.44%) C#
1 40 (44.44%) .NET
2 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (27.78%) MVC
4 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.56%) HTML
5 23 (25.56%) Windows
6 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 18 (20.00%) Degree
9 17 (18.89%) Java
9 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
10 16 (17.78%) Web Development
10 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
11 15 (16.67%) SDLC
12 14 (15.56%) Selenium
13 13 (14.44%) CSS
13 13 (14.44%) Web Services
13 13 (14.44%) Python
13 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
14 12 (13.33%) RESTful
14 12 (13.33%) jQuery
14 12 (13.33%) Google
15 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (12.22%) C++
15 11 (12.22%) TDD
15 11 (12.22%) Windows 10
16 10 (11.11%) Scrum

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 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.78%) Node.js
4 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Maya
2 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.89%) Office 365
4 7 (7.78%) IaaS
5 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.33%) PaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.11%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) SMPP
2 6 (6.67%) VoIP
3 5 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) Redis
2 9 (10.00%) Riak
3 3 (3.33%) Big Data
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Selenium
2 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.00%) NUnit
3 9 (10.00%) ReSharper
4 6 (6.67%) Ranorex
5 5 (5.56%) JUnit
5 5 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Appium
7 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (4.44%) Aerospace
1 4 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) French Language
2 2 (2.22%) German Language
2 2 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Developer
2 21 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 17 (18.89%) .NET Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (14.44%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (13.33%) Software Developer
8 11 (12.22%) Consultant
9 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) IT Engineer
11 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Graduate
12 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Junior
12 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Test Automation Consultant
12 5 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) .NET
2 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (25.56%) HTML
4 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
5 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 13 (14.44%) Web Services
6 12 (13.33%) jQuery
6 12 (13.33%) RESTful
7 9 (10.00%) WCF
8 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.78%) HTML5
9 6 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (5.56%) Durandal
10 5 (5.56%) XML
11 4 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.44%) J2EE
11 4 (4.44%) MFC
11 4 (4.44%) OpenGL
11 4 (4.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.11%) Physics
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.44%) e-Learning
5 4 (4.44%) User Experience
6 3 (3.33%) iPhone
6 3 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.22%) Animation
7 2 (2.22%) Blog
7 2 (2.22%) Chemistry
7 2 (2.22%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) Life Science
8 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) Windows 10
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.67%) Android
5 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.56%) Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.78%) MVC
3 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.78%) Web Development
5 15 (16.67%) SDLC
6 11 (12.22%) TDD
7 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (11.11%) Open Source
7 10 (11.11%) Scrum
8 9 (10.00%) OO
9 8 (8.89%) ITIL
10 7 (7.78%) B2B
10 7 (7.78%) SOLID
11 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.56%) Android Development
12 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.56%) Front End Development
12 5 (5.56%) iOS Development
12 5 (5.56%) Line Management
12 5 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) C#
2 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.89%) Java
4 13 (14.44%) Python
5 11 (12.22%) C++
6 6 (6.67%) SQL
7 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 5 (5.56%) Scala
8 3 (3.33%) C
8 3 (3.33%) VB
8 3 (3.33%) VBA
9 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.22%) Ruby
9 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) PhD
3 9 (10.00%) MCSE
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.67%) MCSA
5 3 (3.33%) CEH
5 3 (3.33%) CISA
5 3 (3.33%) CISM
5 3 (3.33%) CISSP
5 3 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (3.33%) CSSLP
5 3 (3.33%) GIAC
5 3 (3.33%) SANS
5 3 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Google
3 8 (8.89%) Cisco
4 6 (6.67%) VMware
5 4 (4.44%) BT
6 2 (2.22%) Apple
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (1.11%) Facebook
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle
7 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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