The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 614 601 516
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -85
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 261 314 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.70% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 238 272 335
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +26.11%
Online Games
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39847 44621 40402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31787 35530 33128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in England

Online Games
Salary Trend in England

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

Online Games Salary Trend in England

Online Games
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Online Games Salary Histogram in England

Online Games
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
London -57 162 £52,500 - 22
East of England +89 86 £39,000 -26.41% 3
South East +9 7 £52,500 +19.31% 2
North West +3 3 - -
Yorkshire +8 2 £38,250 +6.25% 2
West Midlands -26 1 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 447 (100.00%) Games
2 210 (46.98%) Java
3 209 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (30.65%) HTML
5 136 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 133 (29.75%) JavaScript
7 129 (28.86%) OO
8 127 (28.41%) SQL
9 121 (27.07%) Scrum
10 117 (26.17%) CSS
11 100 (22.37%) C#
12 96 (21.48%) Telecoms
13 94 (21.03%) QA
14 86 (19.24%) Linux
15 85 (19.02%) TDD
16 80 (17.90%) Spring
17 77 (17.23%) Online Betting
18 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
19 64 (14.32%) HTML5
20 63 (14.09%) Subversion
21 57 (12.75%) Finance
22 56 (12.53%) Software Engineering
23 55 (12.30%) Oracle
23 55 (12.30%) BDD
24 46 (10.29%) XML
25 45 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
26 42 (9.40%) Computer Science
27 41 (9.17%) Degree
28 39 (8.72%) Banking
28 39 (8.72%) JDBC

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 22 (4.92%) CMS
2 21 (4.70%) Tomcat
3 19 (4.25%) Apache
4 13 (2.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.67%) Node.js
6 3 (0.67%) IIS
7 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) Drupal
8 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.22%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (3.80%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.79%) MS Office
4 6 (1.34%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.89%) MS Project
7 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
2 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.94%) HTTP
2 18 (4.03%) DNS
3 16 (3.58%) Internet
4 15 (3.36%) DHCP
5 10 (2.24%) Firewall
6 9 (2.01%) LAN
7 8 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.79%) SAN
8 7 (1.57%) OSPF
8 7 (1.57%) BGP
8 7 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.12%) EIGRP
9 5 (1.12%) MPLS
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.45%) SSH
11 2 (0.45%) SSL
12 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.61%) MongoDB
1 34 (7.61%) NoSQL
2 25 (5.59%) MySQL
3 23 (5.15%) Neo4j
3 23 (5.15%) Hazelcast
4 19 (4.25%) SQL Server
5 16 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.46%) Data Mining
9 9 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.34%) Big Data
11 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.89%) OLTP
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.45%) Informix
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 63 (14.09%) Subversion
3 30 (6.71%) JIRA
4 29 (6.49%) Selenium
5 23 (5.15%) Maven
6 22 (4.92%) JUnit
7 17 (3.80%) WebDriver
8 16 (3.58%) Jenkins
9 14 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.91%) SoapUI
10 13 (2.91%) JMeter
11 10 (2.24%) Bugzilla
11 10 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (2.24%) LoadRunner
12 9 (2.01%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.79%) TeamCity
14 7 (1.57%) FitNesse
15 6 (1.34%) NUnit
16 5 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
17 3 (0.67%) Ant
General
1 447 (100.00%) Games
2 96 (21.48%) Telecoms
3 77 (17.23%) Online Betting
4 57 (12.75%) Finance
5 39 (8.72%) Banking
6 27 (6.04%) Marketing
7 6 (1.34%) iGaming
7 6 (1.34%) Retail
8 5 (1.12%) Advertising
8 5 (1.12%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 237 (53.02%) Developer
2 84 (18.79%) Java Developer
3 55 (12.30%) Web Developer
4 42 (9.40%) Software Developer
5 40 (8.95%) Senior Developer
6 35 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (6.26%) Front-End Developer
7 28 (6.26%) Project Manager
8 25 (5.59%) Analyst
9 22 (4.92%) Development Manager
10 21 (4.70%) Administrator
11 19 (4.25%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (4.25%) Graduate
12 18 (4.03%) Agile Project Manager
12 18 (4.03%) iOS Developer
13 17 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
14 16 (3.58%) Architect
15 14 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
16 13 (2.91%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (30.65%) HTML
2 117 (26.17%) CSS
3 80 (17.90%) Spring
4 64 (14.32%) HTML5
5 46 (10.29%) XML
6 39 (8.72%) JDBC
6 39 (8.72%) CSS3
7 38 (8.50%) REST
8 33 (7.38%) Hibernate
9 32 (7.16%) JSP
9 32 (7.16%) .NET
9 32 (7.16%) jQuery
10 26 (5.82%) ActiveMQ
10 26 (5.82%) Flash
11 25 (5.59%) SOAP
11 25 (5.59%) Apache Camel
12 24 (5.37%) Java EE
13 22 (4.92%) Web Services
13 22 (4.92%) XSL
13 22 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.40%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.28%) Open Source
3 33 (7.38%) iPad
4 31 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (5.82%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.70%) User Experience
7 19 (4.25%) iPhone
8 16 (3.58%) N-Tier
9 15 (3.36%) Social Media
10 14 (3.13%) Social Gaming
10 14 (3.13%) Mobile Games
10 14 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (2.46%) Replication
11 11 (2.46%) Clustering
12 10 (2.24%) IPTV
12 10 (2.24%) Data Integration
13 9 (2.01%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.79%) Online Gambling
14 8 (1.79%) Over-the-Top Content
15 6 (1.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (19.24%) Linux
2 35 (7.83%) Apple iOS
3 25 (5.59%) Android
4 24 (5.37%) UNIX
5 15 (3.36%) Windows
6 13 (2.91%) CentOS
7 8 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 129 (28.86%) OO
4 121 (27.07%) Scrum
5 85 (19.02%) TDD
6 56 (12.53%) Software Engineering
7 55 (12.30%) BDD
8 45 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 35 (7.83%) Kanban
10 33 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 31 (6.94%) Software Delivery
11 31 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (6.71%) Pair Programming
13 27 (6.04%) Test Automation
14 26 (5.82%) MVC
15 24 (5.37%) Analytics
16 20 (4.47%) Web Development
17 19 (4.25%) OOP
17 19 (4.25%) Project Management
17 19 (4.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 210 (46.98%) Java
2 133 (29.75%) JavaScript
3 127 (28.41%) SQL
4 100 (22.37%) C#
5 31 (6.94%) Python
6 23 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 20 (4.47%) T-SQL
7 20 (4.47%) PHP
8 18 (4.03%) Perl
9 17 (3.80%) C++
9 17 (3.80%) Objective-C
10 12 (2.68%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.24%) ActionScript
12 9 (2.01%) ActionScript 3.0
13 8 (1.79%) Lua
14 6 (1.34%) Ruby
15 5 (1.12%) Scala
15 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.89%) Haskell
16 4 (0.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 41 (9.17%) Degree
2 23 (5.15%) ISEB
3 11 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.12%) CCIE
5 5 (1.12%) CCNP
6 4 (0.89%) RHCE
7 2 (0.45%) CCIP
7 2 (0.45%) HND
8 1 (0.22%) CCNA
8 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (21.03%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.89%) Xen
3 3 (0.67%) NFS
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) Puppet
2 6 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.67%) Nagios
3 3 (0.67%) Cacti
4 1 (0.22%) Nessus
4 1 (0.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 55 (12.30%) Oracle
2 21 (4.70%) Red Hat
3 19 (4.25%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.80%) Google
4 17 (3.80%) Twitter
5 16 (3.58%) Facebook
5 16 (3.58%) Perforce
6 15 (3.36%) Cisco
7 9 (2.01%) VMware
7 9 (2.01%) Adobe
8 5 (1.12%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.12%) ExactTarget
9 4 (0.89%) Netezza
9 4 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.89%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.67%) TippingPoint
10 3 (0.67%) Juniper
10 3 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.67%) Apple
10 3 (0.67%) Business Objects
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
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Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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North West London
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West London
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City of London
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Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum
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North West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
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