The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 112
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -11.36%
Online Games
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
543 482 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.19% 35.68% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 319 276 320
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Online Games
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Edinburgh region.

Online Games Salary Trend in Edinburgh