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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / East of England
Rank 244 226 235
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.017% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 1.29% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 38 32
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -10.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%

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
2155 2954 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.61% 41.33% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 2205 2252
Median salary £45,000 £43,627 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.14% +2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 £60,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Vertica
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
2 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
2 1 (11.11%) Microservices
2 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Vertica