The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 188 256 227
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -29
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 74 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 0.61% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 72 17 39
Average salary £39,000 £53,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.41% +63.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £44,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +32.83%
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2848 3134 2962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.35% 37.24% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2454 2568
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Online Games
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the East of England

Online Games
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the East of England

Online Games
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +55 64 £39,000 +30.00%
Hertfordshire -5 10 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 115 (100.00%) Games
2 91 (79.13%) C#
3 89 (77.39%) OO
4 74 (64.35%) SQL
5 73 (63.48%) Java
6 53 (46.09%) HTML
6 53 (46.09%) CSS
7 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
8 47 (40.87%) Subversion
9 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
10 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
10 17 (14.78%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (14.78%) Web Development
11 16 (13.91%) CentOS
11 16 (13.91%) jQuery
11 16 (13.91%) Online Betting
11 16 (13.91%) HTML5
11 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
11 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
11 16 (13.91%) Finance
11 16 (13.91%) CMS
11 16 (13.91%) Linux
11 16 (13.91%) Apache
11 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
11 16 (13.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 16 (13.91%) Red Hat
11 16 (13.91%) DHCP
11 16 (13.91%) HTTP
11 16 (13.91%) DNS
11 16 (13.91%) MySQL

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.91%) CMS
1 16 (13.91%) Apache
1 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) DHCP
1 16 (13.91%) HTTP
1 16 (13.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (13.91%) MySQL
3 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (40.87%) Subversion
2 6 (5.22%) Selenium
3 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.87%) Capybara
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) RSpec
General
1 115 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (13.91%) Online Betting
2 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 79 (68.70%) Developer
2 48 (41.74%) Web Developer
3 37 (32.17%) Software Developer
4 22 (19.13%) Graduate
5 17 (14.78%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (13.91%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (9.57%) Architect
7 11 (9.57%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.83%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Database Architect
9 7 (6.09%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (6.09%) Database Specialist
10 5 (4.35%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.09%) HTML
1 53 (46.09%) CSS
2 16 (13.91%) jQuery
2 16 (13.91%) HTML5
3 13 (11.30%) CSS3
4 10 (8.70%) .NET
5 8 (6.96%) WebSockets
5 8 (6.96%) WebKit
5 8 (6.96%) HTML5 Canvas
5 8 (6.96%) WebGL
6 1 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.87%) Grails
6 1 (0.87%) Flash
6 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Replication
1 11 (9.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) CentOS
1 16 (13.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (77.39%) OO
2 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
2 17 (14.78%) Web Development
3 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
4 11 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.35%) BDD
5 5 (4.35%) Automation Testing
5 5 (4.35%) TDD
6 4 (3.48%) Scrum
6 4 (3.48%) People Management
6 4 (3.48%) Game Development
7 3 (2.61%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.74%) SOA
8 2 (1.74%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.74%) OO PHP
9 1 (0.87%) Performance Testing
9 1 (0.87%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (0.87%) Information Architecture
9 1 (0.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 91 (79.13%) C#
2 74 (64.35%) SQL
3 73 (63.48%) Java
4 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.74%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.87%) Go
8 1 (0.87%) Python
8 1 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.74%) HND
1 2 (1.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Red Hat
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago