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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 257 227 236
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 9 15 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.21% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.56% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 38
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,550 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2667 2693 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.17% 37.73% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2270 2733
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +1 5 - -
Hertfordshire -6 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Online Games
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (51.61%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) DNS
3 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
3 15 (48.39%) DHCP
4 14 (45.16%) HTTP
4 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Apache
4 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
4 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) MySQL
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
4 14 (45.16%) Finance
5 13 (41.94%) Service Delivery
5 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
5 13 (41.94%) Online Betting
5 13 (41.94%) CentOS
5 13 (41.94%) CMS
6 11 (35.48%) Marketing
7 9 (29.03%) Publishing
8 7 (22.58%) HTML
8 7 (22.58%) CSS
8 7 (22.58%) Budget Control
8 7 (22.58%) Social Media
8 7 (22.58%) Twitter
8 7 (22.58%) Campaign Management
8 7 (22.58%) Social Media Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (45.16%) Apache
1 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 13 (41.94%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 15 (48.39%) DHCP
3 14 (45.16%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) RIP
6 2 (6.45%) OSPF
6 2 (6.45%) BGP
6 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) IPsec
6 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
2 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) Online Betting
4 11 (35.48%) Marketing
5 9 (29.03%) Publishing
6 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Linux Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Marketing Director
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
1 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) Service Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Budget Control
3 7 (22.58%) Campaign Management
3 7 (22.58%) Social Media Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Perl
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) Twitter
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Crossbeam
4 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Perforce
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