The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 238 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 22 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.44% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 35
Average salary £53,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2327 2224 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.27% 29.10% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1863 2160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Online Games
England

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 1 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 1 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
Hertfordshire -7 12 £53,000 +63.07% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 7 - - 2
Essex - 3 £27,500 - 1
Online Games
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 41 (100.00%) Games
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 21 (51.22%) Apache
3 21 (51.22%) DNS
4 20 (48.78%) Finance
4 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
4 20 (48.78%) DHCP
4 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 20 (48.78%) Oracle
5 19 (46.34%) MySQL
5 19 (46.34%) HTTP
5 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
5 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
6 18 (43.90%) CMS
6 18 (43.90%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (43.90%) Online Betting
6 18 (43.90%) CentOS
6 18 (43.90%) Service Delivery
6 18 (43.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
7 13 (31.71%) Marketing
8 9 (21.95%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) Publishing
8 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.07%) Perl
10 7 (17.07%) PHP
10 7 (17.07%) Budget Control
10 7 (17.07%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (51.22%) Apache
2 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
3 18 (43.90%) CMS
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) DNS
2 20 (48.78%) DHCP
3 19 (46.34%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.88%) RIP
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) OSPF
6 2 (4.88%) BGP
6 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) IPsec
6 2 (4.88%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) MySQL
2 18 (43.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 41 (100.00%) Games
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
4 18 (43.90%) Online Betting
5 13 (31.71%) Marketing
6 9 (21.95%) Publishing
7 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Linux Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Administrator
1 18 (43.90%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) Marketing Director
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
4 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Tester
4 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Operations Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
1 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Social Media
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) CentOS
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
2 18 (43.90%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.07%) Budget Control
3 7 (17.07%) Campaign Management
3 7 (17.07%) Social Media Monitoring
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design
6 2 (4.88%) Web Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) OOP
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) Perl
4 7 (17.07%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.44%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Cacti
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Twitter
4 2 (4.88%) Crossbeam
4 2 (4.88%) F5
4 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.88%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) Perforce
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Based in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (CB1) -...
Guru Careers
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Based in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (CB1) -...
Guru Careers
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago