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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 196 248 231
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -17
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 67 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.76% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 67 17 26
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 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.23%
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
3084 3019 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.96% 37.08% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2384 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 - 58 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire 0 9 £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 3 July 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Games
2 115 (80.99%) C#
3 104 (73.24%) OO
4 102 (71.83%) Java
5 89 (62.68%) SQL
6 62 (43.66%) HTML
6 62 (43.66%) CSS
7 60 (42.25%) JavaScript
7 60 (42.25%) Subversion
8 25 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (16.90%) Web Development
10 20 (14.08%) T-SQL
11 19 (13.38%) E-Commerce
12 18 (12.68%) DHCP
12 18 (12.68%) HTTP
12 18 (12.68%) DNS
12 18 (12.68%) Apache
12 18 (12.68%) Tomcat
12 18 (12.68%) Linux
12 18 (12.68%) MySQL
12 18 (12.68%) Oracle
12 18 (12.68%) Service Delivery
12 18 (12.68%) Telecoms
12 18 (12.68%) Finance
12 18 (12.68%) CMS
12 18 (12.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 18 (12.68%) Red Hat
12 18 (12.68%) Online Betting
12 18 (12.68%) CentOS
13 13 (9.15%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (12.68%) Apache
1 18 (12.68%) Tomcat
1 18 (12.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 18 (12.68%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) DHCP
1 18 (12.68%) HTTP
1 18 (12.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (12.68%) MySQL
3 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (42.25%) Subversion
2 9 (6.34%) Selenium
3 8 (5.63%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.11%) Calabash
5 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 3 (2.11%) JUnit
5 3 (2.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.70%) Capybara
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) RSpec
General
1 142 (100.00%) Games
2 18 (12.68%) Online Betting
2 18 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 100 (70.42%) Developer
2 57 (40.14%) Web Developer
3 49 (34.51%) Software Developer
4 27 (19.01%) Graduate
5 22 (15.49%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (12.68%) Linux Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.68%) Administrator
7 11 (7.75%) Technical Architect
7 11 (7.75%) Architect
8 9 (6.34%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.63%) QA Tester
9 8 (5.63%) Tester
10 7 (4.93%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (4.93%) Database Specialist
10 7 (4.93%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (43.66%) CSS
1 62 (43.66%) HTML
2 13 (9.15%) jQuery
2 13 (9.15%) HTML5
3 10 (7.04%) CSS3
4 7 (4.93%) .NET
4 7 (4.93%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.52%) WebGL
5 5 (3.52%) WebSockets
5 5 (3.52%) WebKit
5 5 (3.52%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) Flash
6 1 (0.70%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Replication
1 11 (7.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.68%) Linux
1 18 (12.68%) CentOS
2 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.11%) Android
2 3 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (73.24%) OO
2 24 (16.90%) Web Development
3 19 (13.38%) E-Commerce
4 18 (12.68%) Service Delivery
5 11 (7.75%) Load Balancing
5 11 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (7.04%) Scrum
7 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.63%) BDD
8 8 (5.63%) SOA
9 6 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.52%) TDD
10 5 (3.52%) Automation Testing
11 4 (2.82%) Performance Testing
11 4 (2.82%) Game Development
11 4 (2.82%) People Management
12 3 (2.11%) SDLC
12 3 (2.11%) Test Automation
13 2 (1.41%) OO PHP
14 1 (0.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 115 (80.99%) C#
2 102 (71.83%) Java
3 89 (62.68%) SQL
4 60 (42.25%) JavaScript
5 20 (14.08%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.04%) Python
7 8 (5.63%) Ruby
8 7 (4.93%) C++
8 7 (4.93%) Go
9 3 (2.11%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (1.41%) HND
1 2 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (12.68%) Oracle
1 18 (12.68%) Red Hat
2 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago