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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 701 561 389
Rank change year-on-year
-140 -172
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 175 330 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.81% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 157 305 653
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £36,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.62%
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
40425 40928 42474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.55% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 33171 35852
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
- +3.74%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 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
London -103 150 £50,000 - 37
North West +3 12 £48,000 +1.05% 2
East of England -22 5 £30,000 - 1
South East -7 4 £35,000 -27.83% 2
West Midlands -20 3 £39,500 +19.69% 1
South West - 1 £72,500 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 405 (100.00%) Games
2 195 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (29.38%) Java
4 101 (24.94%) Scrum
5 97 (23.95%) Linux
6 91 (22.47%) E-Commerce
7 90 (22.22%) HTML
8 86 (21.23%) JavaScript
9 84 (20.74%) SQL
10 77 (19.01%) QA
11 68 (16.79%) Oracle
11 68 (16.79%) CSS
12 65 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
13 64 (15.80%) HTML5
14 57 (14.07%) UNIX
15 56 (13.83%) Marketing
16 55 (13.58%) Spring
17 53 (13.09%) Degree
17 53 (13.09%) JSP
18 52 (12.84%) C#
18 52 (12.84%) Telecoms
19 51 (12.59%) XML
19 51 (12.59%) Flash
20 50 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
20 50 (12.35%) Software Engineering
21 48 (11.85%) Relational Database
22 47 (11.60%) .NET
23 44 (10.86%) SQL Server
23 44 (10.86%) TDD
24 43 (10.62%) RDBMS

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 28 (6.91%) Apache
2 12 (2.96%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.98%) IIS
3 8 (1.98%) CMS
4 7 (1.73%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.23%) SAS
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.74%) CloudStack
8 3 (0.74%) Drupal
8 3 (0.74%) WordPress
9 2 (0.49%) nginx
9 2 (0.49%) JBoss
9 2 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.49%) Node.js
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (5.43%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (3.21%) MS Project
4 8 (1.98%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.48%) MS Office
6 5 (1.23%) SPSS
7 2 (0.49%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.22%) Google App Engine
1 9 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (0.74%) PaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.93%) Internet
2 23 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.94%) DNS
4 15 (3.70%) DHCP
5 13 (3.21%) HTTP
6 9 (2.22%) LAN
6 9 (2.22%) SAN
6 9 (2.22%) Firewall
7 8 (1.98%) Network Security
7 8 (1.98%) LDAP
8 7 (1.73%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.23%) IPv4
11 4 (0.99%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.74%) NetScreen
12 3 (0.74%) SMTP
12 3 (0.74%) SSL
13 2 (0.49%) VPN
13 2 (0.49%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (11.85%) Relational Database
3 44 (10.86%) SQL Server
4 43 (10.62%) RDBMS
5 41 (10.12%) MySQL
6 33 (8.15%) OLTP
6 33 (8.15%) MongoDB
7 31 (7.65%) NoSQL
8 26 (6.42%) DB2
9 25 (6.17%) DataStage
9 25 (6.17%) Neo4j
9 25 (6.17%) Oracle ODI
10 22 (5.43%) OLAP
10 22 (5.43%) Oracle OLAP
11 17 (4.20%) Hazelcast
12 14 (3.46%) Hadoop
13 11 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (2.22%) Big Data
15 8 (1.98%) Couchbase
15 8 (1.98%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 40 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.16%) JUnit
3 26 (6.42%) JIRA
4 22 (5.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 21 (5.19%) Selenium
6 19 (4.69%) Maven
7 18 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 15 (3.70%) Subversion
8 15 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (3.21%) Mercurial
9 13 (3.21%) WebDriver
9 13 (3.21%) SoapUI
10 11 (2.72%) Bugzilla
11 10 (2.47%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.47%) LoadRunner
11 10 (2.47%) JMeter
11 10 (2.47%) TeamCity
11 10 (2.47%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.48%) NUnit
13 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 405 (100.00%) Games
2 56 (13.83%) Marketing
3 52 (12.84%) Telecoms
4 33 (8.15%) Finance
5 22 (5.43%) Online Betting
6 18 (4.44%) Retail
7 10 (2.47%) Banking
8 9 (2.22%) Advertising
9 7 (1.73%) Publishing
10 4 (0.99%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Turkish Language
11 3 (0.74%) iGaming
12 2 (0.49%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 190 (46.91%) Developer
2 57 (14.07%) Java Developer
3 36 (8.89%) Analyst
4 33 (8.15%) Web Developer
5 31 (7.65%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 22 (5.43%) Administrator
7 22 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (5.43%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 22 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 21 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 20 (4.94%) J2EE Developer
10 19 (4.69%) Architect
10 19 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
11 18 (4.44%) Project Manager
11 18 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
13 15 (3.70%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (22.22%) HTML
2 68 (16.79%) CSS
3 64 (15.80%) HTML5
4 55 (13.58%) Spring
5 53 (13.09%) JSP
6 51 (12.59%) XML
6 51 (12.59%) Flash
7 47 (11.60%) .NET
8 41 (10.12%) jQuery
9 37 (9.14%) CSS3
10 36 (8.89%) SOAP
11 33 (8.15%) Java EE
12 30 (7.41%) ASP.NET
13 26 (6.42%) J2EE
14 24 (5.93%) Web Services
15 21 (5.19%) XSLT
16 20 (4.94%) JDBC
17 19 (4.69%) JSON
18 18 (4.44%) WCF
19 17 (4.20%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.64%) iPad
3 26 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.43%) Data Structures
5 20 (4.94%) Open Source
6 18 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 17 (4.20%) User Experience
7 17 (4.20%) Social Media
8 16 (3.95%) Visualisation
8 16 (3.95%) Social Gaming
8 16 (3.95%) N-Tier
9 13 (3.21%) W3C
9 13 (3.21%) Data Integration
10 10 (2.47%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.22%) Physics
11 9 (2.22%) Blog
12 8 (1.98%) New Media
13 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.23%) Flash Games
13 5 (1.23%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.95%) Linux
2 57 (14.07%) UNIX
3 41 (10.12%) Android
4 21 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.69%) Windows
6 12 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.22%) CentOS
8 5 (1.23%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.94%) Scrum
3 91 (22.47%) E-Commerce
4 50 (12.35%) Software Engineering
5 44 (10.86%) TDD
6 42 (10.37%) ETL
7 36 (8.89%) Project Management
7 36 (8.89%) Game Development
7 36 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 33 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (8.15%) OO
9 30 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
10 29 (7.16%) Unit Testing
11 26 (6.42%) Kanban
12 25 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (5.93%) MVC
14 22 (5.43%) Business Analysis
15 21 (5.19%) Analytics
16 19 (4.69%) Test Automation
16 19 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (29.38%) Java
2 86 (21.23%) JavaScript
3 84 (20.74%) SQL
4 52 (12.84%) C#
5 28 (6.91%) Python
6 21 (5.19%) PHP
7 16 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 15 (3.70%) ActionScript
9 14 (3.46%) Perl
10 13 (3.21%) ActionScript 3.0
11 12 (2.96%) Lua
12 10 (2.47%) C++
13 7 (1.73%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.73%) Ruby
13 7 (1.73%) F#
14 6 (1.48%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.23%) Scala
16 4 (0.99%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 53 (13.09%) Degree
2 23 (5.68%) ISEB
3 9 (2.22%) RHCE
4 8 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.73%) MBA
6 5 (1.23%) PCI QSA
7 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) HND
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (19.01%) QA
2 9 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.74%) KVM
3 2 (0.49%) Nmap
4 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) Nagios
1 6 (1.48%) Cacti
1 6 (1.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.74%) Ansible
4 2 (0.49%) collectd
4 2 (0.49%) Nessus
4 2 (0.49%) Opsview
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (16.79%) Oracle
2 29 (7.16%) IBM
3 25 (6.17%) Sybase
3 25 (6.17%) Informatica
4 23 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 22 (5.43%) Talend
6 21 (5.19%) Red Hat
7 16 (3.95%) Google
8 13 (3.21%) Twitter
9 12 (2.96%) ATG
10 11 (2.72%) Facebook
11 10 (2.47%) Cisco
12 9 (2.22%) Netezza
13 8 (1.98%) VMware
14 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.73%) Juniper
15 5 (1.23%) Cognos
15 5 (1.23%) Perforce
15 5 (1.23%) DoubleClick
15 5 (1.23%) Tableau
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25K to £40K DOE + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Zenimax
Posted: 23 days ago