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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 634 589 511
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -78
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 232 285 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.73% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 198 232 355
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,150 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.67% +32.14%
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
37714 39132 39045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.92% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30504 30675 32356
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 February 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 February 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 -63 157 £50,000 -4.76% 24
East of England +29 47 £39,000 -24.63% 1
South East -9 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North West -7 5 £34,000 -12.25% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 401 (100.00%) Games
2 203 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (40.40%) Java
4 123 (30.67%) E-Commerce
5 120 (29.93%) HTML
6 115 (28.68%) JavaScript
7 113 (28.18%) Scrum
8 97 (24.19%) Linux
9 95 (23.69%) CSS
10 85 (21.20%) SQL
11 81 (20.20%) Spring
11 81 (20.20%) QA
12 77 (19.20%) TDD
13 74 (18.45%) OO
14 73 (18.20%) Telecoms
15 71 (17.71%) HTML5
16 67 (16.71%) Git (software)
17 61 (15.21%) Software Engineering
18 60 (14.96%) Oracle
19 57 (14.21%) C#
20 55 (13.72%) XML
21 47 (11.72%) Online Betting
22 46 (11.47%) JSP
23 43 (10.72%) UNIX
23 43 (10.72%) iPad
24 41 (10.22%) BDD
25 39 (9.73%) CSS3
25 39 (9.73%) Degree
25 39 (9.73%) Android
26 38 (9.48%) JDBC

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.49%) Apache
2 16 (3.99%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.74%) CMS
4 8 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.25%) IIS
7 3 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.50%) WordPress
9 1 (0.25%) Node.js
9 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.25%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
Applications
1 15 (3.74%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.24%) MS Office
4 3 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.25%) GitHub
3 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.23%) Internet
2 24 (5.99%) HTTP
3 16 (3.99%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.49%) DNS
4 14 (3.49%) SAN
5 13 (3.24%) LAN
6 12 (2.99%) DHCP
7 6 (1.50%) Firewall
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.50%) SSH
9 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.50%) Network Security
9 2 (0.50%) MPLS
9 2 (0.50%) OSPF
9 2 (0.50%) BGP
9 2 (0.50%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.50%) LDAP
9 2 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.48%) NoSQL
2 33 (8.23%) MongoDB
3 29 (7.23%) MySQL
4 26 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 25 (6.23%) Neo4j
6 24 (5.99%) Hazelcast
7 22 (5.49%) SQL Server
8 21 (5.24%) RDBMS
9 20 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (3.24%) OLTP
11 9 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.75%) Big Data
13 6 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.50%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.50%) DataStage
13 6 (1.50%) DB2
14 5 (1.25%) OLAP
14 5 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (0.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 67 (16.71%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.23%) JUnit
3 27 (6.73%) Subversion
4 25 (6.23%) Maven
4 25 (6.23%) Selenium
5 21 (5.24%) JIRA
6 14 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 13 (3.24%) WebDriver
8 12 (2.99%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.74%) Bugzilla
10 10 (2.49%) LoadRunner
10 10 (2.49%) JMeter
10 10 (2.49%) Jenkins
10 10 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.00%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.75%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.50%) NUnit
14 5 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 401 (100.00%) Games
2 73 (18.20%) Telecoms
3 47 (11.72%) Online Betting
4 38 (9.48%) Finance
5 24 (5.99%) Banking
6 20 (4.99%) Marketing
7 12 (2.99%) Retail
8 5 (1.25%) iGaming
9 3 (0.75%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 212 (52.87%) Developer
2 83 (20.70%) Java Developer
3 37 (9.23%) Web Developer
4 34 (8.48%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (7.98%) Front-End Developer
6 25 (6.23%) Analyst
6 25 (6.23%) Project Manager
7 24 (5.99%) Administrator
8 23 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.49%) Software Developer
10 19 (4.74%) Architect
11 18 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (3.99%) Agile Project Manager
12 16 (3.99%) iOS Developer
13 14 (3.49%) Development Manager
14 13 (3.24%) Games Developer
14 13 (3.24%) J2EE Developer
14 13 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (29.93%) HTML
2 95 (23.69%) CSS
3 81 (20.20%) Spring
4 71 (17.71%) HTML5
5 55 (13.72%) XML
6 46 (11.47%) JSP
7 39 (9.73%) CSS3
8 38 (9.48%) JDBC
8 38 (9.48%) .NET
9 37 (9.23%) Flash
10 36 (8.98%) REST
11 35 (8.73%) jQuery
12 29 (7.23%) Java EE
12 29 (7.23%) SOAP
12 29 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
13 27 (6.73%) Hibernate
13 27 (6.73%) Apache Camel
14 24 (5.99%) XSL
14 24 (5.99%) XSLT
15 23 (5.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.72%) iPad
2 34 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 32 (7.98%) Open Source
4 25 (6.23%) Mobile App
4 25 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.99%) User Experience
6 18 (4.49%) N-Tier
7 14 (3.49%) iPhone
8 11 (2.74%) Social Media
9 10 (2.49%) Augmented Reality
9 10 (2.49%) Mobile Games
10 9 (2.24%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.24%) Social Gaming
11 8 (2.00%) Online Gambling
11 8 (2.00%) Data Integration
11 8 (2.00%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.75%) Physics
12 7 (1.75%) W3C
13 6 (1.50%) Replication
13 6 (1.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 97 (24.19%) Linux
2 43 (10.72%) UNIX
3 39 (9.73%) Android
4 35 (8.73%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.99%) Windows
7 8 (2.00%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Solaris
8 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (30.67%) E-Commerce
3 113 (28.18%) Scrum
4 77 (19.20%) TDD
5 74 (18.45%) OO
6 61 (15.21%) Software Engineering
7 41 (10.22%) BDD
8 37 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (7.23%) Kanban
10 29 (7.23%) Pair Programming
10 29 (7.23%) Mentoring
11 27 (6.73%) Game Development
12 24 (5.99%) MVC
13 21 (5.24%) Analytics
14 19 (4.74%) Test Automation
14 19 (4.74%) Business Analysis
15 18 (4.49%) iOS Development
16 16 (3.99%) Automation Testing
17 15 (3.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (40.40%) Java
2 115 (28.68%) JavaScript
3 85 (21.20%) SQL
4 57 (14.21%) C#
5 32 (7.98%) Python
6 26 (6.48%) Bash Shell
7 22 (5.49%) Perl
8 21 (5.24%) PHP
9 15 (3.74%) ActionScript
9 15 (3.74%) Objective-C
10 14 (3.49%) ActionScript 3.0
11 13 (3.24%) Lua
11 13 (3.24%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.99%) C++
13 8 (2.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.00%) Scala
15 3 (0.75%) F#
15 3 (0.75%) AWK
15 3 (0.75%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 39 (9.73%) Degree
2 21 (5.24%) ISEB
3 10 (2.49%) RHCE
3 10 (2.49%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.25%) PCI QSA
4 5 (1.25%) VCP4
5 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.75%) HND
7 2 (0.50%) CCIE
7 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (20.20%) QA
2 11 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.00%) Xen
3 3 (0.75%) NFS
4 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.50%) Nmap
5 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.25%) Nagios
2 5 (1.25%) Cacti
2 5 (1.25%) Puppet
2 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.50%) Nessus
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (14.96%) Oracle
2 23 (5.74%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.24%) Google
5 12 (2.99%) Twitter
6 11 (2.74%) Facebook
7 10 (2.49%) ATG
7 10 (2.49%) Perforce
8 8 (2.00%) VMware
9 7 (1.75%) Cisco
10 6 (1.50%) IBM
10 6 (1.50%) Sybase
10 6 (1.50%) Adobe
10 6 (1.50%) Netezza
10 6 (1.50%) Informatica
11 5 (1.25%) Talend
12 4 (1.00%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.75%) TippingPoint
13 3 (0.75%) ExactTarget
13 3 (0.75%) Juniper
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £20,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago