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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 224 239 241
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 40 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 0.82% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 12
Average salary £35,000 £46,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% -12.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -21.13%
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
3012 2930 2735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.88% 39.99% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2266 2172
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +8 39 £35,000 -10.25%
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Online Games
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) Games
2 39 (73.58%) HTML
2 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
2 39 (73.58%) CSS
3 35 (66.04%) AngularJS
3 35 (66.04%) Kendo UI
3 35 (66.04%) TypeScript
3 35 (66.04%) Front End Development
4 26 (49.06%) Web Development
5 13 (24.53%) HTML5
5 13 (24.53%) CSS3
6 11 (20.75%) iGaming
7 10 (18.87%) BDD
7 10 (18.87%) SoapUI
7 10 (18.87%) QA
7 10 (18.87%) Selenium
8 9 (16.98%) Java
9 8 (15.09%) SQL
9 8 (15.09%) C#
9 8 (15.09%) TDD
9 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Subversion
10 6 (11.32%) OO
11 3 (5.66%) Android
11 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
12 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.77%) Calabash
12 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
1 10 (18.87%) SoapUI
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Calabash
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
General
1 53 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (20.75%) iGaming
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (54.72%) HTML Developer
4 27 (50.94%) Web Developer
5 26 (49.06%) HTML CSS Developer
5 26 (49.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (43.40%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (15.09%) QA Tester
7 8 (15.09%) Tester
8 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (73.58%) CSS
1 39 (73.58%) HTML
2 35 (66.04%) AngularJS
2 35 (66.04%) Kendo UI
3 13 (24.53%) CSS3
3 13 (24.53%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.89%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.89%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Animation
1 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
1 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Front End Development
2 26 (49.06%) Web Development
3 10 (18.87%) BDD
4 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
4 8 (15.09%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.89%) Android Development
7 1 (1.89%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
2 35 (66.04%) TypeScript
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA