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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 244 225 232
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 15 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.99% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 35
Average salary £53,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
2223 2127 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.73% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1793 2241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,700
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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -5 7 - - 2
Hertfordshire -12 7 £53,000 +63.07%
Essex - 1 £27,500 -
Online Games
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Games
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) DNS
3 17 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 17 (50.00%) DHCP
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) MySQL
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 16 (47.06%) HTTP
4 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) Apache
4 16 (47.06%) Tomcat
4 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
5 15 (44.12%) Online Betting
5 15 (44.12%) CentOS
5 15 (44.12%) CMS
5 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
5 15 (44.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
6 11 (32.35%) Marketing
7 9 (26.47%) Publishing
8 7 (20.59%) HTML
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) Budget Control
8 7 (20.59%) Social Media
8 7 (20.59%) Twitter
8 7 (20.59%) Campaign Management
8 7 (20.59%) Social Media Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (47.06%) Apache
1 16 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 15 (44.12%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) DNS
2 17 (50.00%) DHCP
3 16 (47.06%) HTTP
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) RIP
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) BGP
6 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.88%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) IPsec
6 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MySQL
2 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 34 (100.00%) Games
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
4 15 (44.12%) Online Betting
5 11 (32.35%) Marketing
6 9 (26.47%) Publishing
7 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 15 (44.12%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Marketing Director
3 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Tester
4 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
1 7 (20.59%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Social Media
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Budget Control
3 7 (20.59%) Campaign Management
3 7 (20.59%) Social Media Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cacti
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
3 7 (20.59%) Twitter
4 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.88%) Crossbeam
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.88%) F5
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Perforce
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