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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 601 716 615
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -101
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 315 207 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.52% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 224 177 250
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -19.58%
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
39754 39662 40488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.52% 40.54% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32314 32424 31857
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
London +117 258 £52,500 +5.00% 52
East of England +11 38 £35,000 -10.25%
Yorkshire +17 8 £42,500 +30.76% 24
North West +34 5 £20,000 -41.17% 1
South East -8 3 £30,000 -33.33%
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 665 (100.00%) Games
2 324 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (41.20%) Java
4 258 (38.80%) JavaScript
5 222 (33.38%) HTML
6 202 (30.38%) CSS
7 147 (22.11%) Linux
8 143 (21.50%) TDD
9 132 (19.85%) Scrum
10 128 (19.25%) XML
10 128 (19.25%) E-Commerce
11 121 (18.20%) HTML5
12 112 (16.84%) SQL
13 106 (15.94%) Spring
14 94 (14.14%) Maven
14 94 (14.14%) Front End Development
15 92 (13.83%) MongoDB
16 89 (13.38%) NoSQL
17 88 (13.23%) CSS3
18 86 (12.93%) JSP
19 81 (12.18%) Software Engineering
20 80 (12.03%) Relational Database
21 79 (11.88%) .NET
22 78 (11.73%) PHP
23 77 (11.58%) QA
24 75 (11.28%) Python
25 74 (11.13%) Performance Tuning
26 73 (10.98%) Web Development
27 71 (10.68%) Git (software)
28 70 (10.53%) ActiveMQ

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 64 (9.62%) Node.js
2 59 (8.87%) CMS
3 18 (2.71%) OpenStack
4 16 (2.41%) IIS
5 9 (1.35%) Confluence
6 8 (1.20%) SAS
7 7 (1.05%) Apache
7 7 (1.05%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.75%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.75%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.60%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.30%) Drupal
11 2 (0.30%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.30%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (4.96%) Photoshop
2 27 (4.06%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.75%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.60%) MS Office
5 4 (0.60%) SPSS
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.30%) Maya
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.80%) Google App Engine
2 12 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (1.05%) PaaS
5 5 (0.75%) Office 365
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.45%) GitHub
6 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.16%) Firewall
1 21 (3.16%) Internet
2 17 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
3 13 (1.95%) DNS
4 12 (1.80%) HTTP
5 8 (1.20%) BGP
5 8 (1.20%) EIGRP
5 8 (1.20%) Intranet
5 8 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.05%) Network Security
6 7 (1.05%) WAN
7 6 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (0.90%) LAN
8 5 (0.75%) BIG-IP
8 5 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (0.75%) FWSM
8 5 (0.75%) NX-OS
8 5 (0.75%) OSPF
9 4 (0.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.83%) MongoDB
2 89 (13.38%) NoSQL
3 80 (12.03%) Relational Database
4 54 (8.12%) Hazelcast
5 52 (7.82%) Neo4j
6 46 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (5.26%) MySQL
9 31 (4.66%) SQL Server
10 25 (3.76%) OLAP
11 21 (3.16%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.56%) OpenTSDB
13 14 (2.11%) OLAP Cube
13 14 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
13 14 (2.11%) Oracle OLAP
14 13 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.65%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (14.14%) Maven
2 71 (10.68%) Git (software)
3 51 (7.67%) Grunt
4 44 (6.62%) JIRA
5 42 (6.32%) Subversion
6 37 (5.56%) JUnit
7 25 (3.76%) Selenium
8 24 (3.61%) Ant
8 24 (3.61%) Gradle
9 22 (3.31%) Jasmine
9 22 (3.31%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.56%) Visual Studio
11 14 (2.11%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.65%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.50%) HP UFT
14 9 (1.35%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.05%) Rational Functional Tester
16 5 (0.75%) Axure RP
16 5 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 665 (100.00%) Games
2 61 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 55 (8.27%) Finance
3 55 (8.27%) Marketing
4 43 (6.47%) Banking
5 42 (6.32%) Online Betting
6 36 (5.41%) Retail
7 13 (1.95%) iGaming
8 9 (1.35%) Publishing
9 7 (1.05%) Polish Language
10 6 (0.90%) Legal
11 3 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 325 (48.87%) Developer
2 124 (18.65%) Java Developer
3 118 (17.74%) Games Developer
4 85 (12.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 78 (11.73%) HTML Developer
6 76 (11.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 64 (9.62%) HTML CSS Developer
8 47 (7.07%) Java Games Developer
9 45 (6.77%) Architect
10 44 (6.62%) Web Developer
11 40 (6.02%) Project Manager
12 34 (5.11%) Analyst
13 30 (4.51%) Agile Developer
13 30 (4.51%) Technical Architect
14 28 (4.21%) Agile Java Developer
15 27 (4.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 26 (3.91%) Senior Developer
17 22 (3.31%) Product Manager
18 21 (3.16%) .NET Developer
18 21 (3.16%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (33.38%) HTML
2 202 (30.38%) CSS
3 128 (19.25%) XML
4 121 (18.20%) HTML5
5 106 (15.94%) Spring
6 88 (13.23%) CSS3
7 86 (12.93%) JSP
8 79 (11.88%) .NET
9 70 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
10 58 (8.72%) Web Services
11 57 (8.57%) JDBC
12 56 (8.42%) J2EE
12 56 (8.42%) jQuery
13 46 (6.92%) Servlets
14 44 (6.62%) AngularJS
15 43 (6.47%) XSL
15 43 (6.47%) XSLT
16 42 (6.32%) EJB
17 40 (6.02%) JavaBeans
17 40 (6.02%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 44 (6.62%) User Experience
4 27 (4.06%) N-Tier
4 27 (4.06%) Online Gambling
5 26 (3.91%) Social Media
6 21 (3.16%) Mobile Games
7 20 (3.01%) Statistics
8 18 (2.71%) Private Cloud
8 18 (2.71%) Visualisation
9 15 (2.26%) Blog
10 14 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.11%) Replication
11 12 (1.80%) iPad
11 12 (1.80%) Over-the-Top Content
12 11 (1.65%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.50%) Social Gaming
13 10 (1.50%) Social Network
14 8 (1.20%) IPTV
14 8 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 147 (22.11%) Linux
2 54 (8.12%) Apple iOS
3 53 (7.97%) Android
4 28 (4.21%) Unix
5 25 (3.76%) CentOS
6 23 (3.46%) Windows
7 21 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (2.56%) Fedora
9 7 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.05%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (21.50%) TDD
3 132 (19.85%) Scrum
4 128 (19.25%) E-Commerce
5 94 (14.14%) Front End Development
6 81 (12.18%) Software Engineering
7 74 (11.13%) Performance Tuning
8 73 (10.98%) Web Development
9 59 (8.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 57 (8.57%) BDD
11 56 (8.42%) DevOps
12 52 (7.82%) OO
13 51 (7.67%) Project Management
14 49 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 46 (6.92%) Content Management
16 46 (6.92%) Line Management
17 42 (6.32%) Analytics
17 42 (6.32%) Website Architecture
18 40 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 274 (41.20%) Java
2 258 (38.80%) JavaScript
3 112 (16.84%) SQL
4 78 (11.73%) PHP
5 75 (11.28%) Python
6 64 (9.62%) Ruby
7 52 (7.82%) C#
8 36 (5.41%) TypeScript
9 26 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 22 (3.31%) Lua
10 22 (3.31%) Scala
11 18 (2.71%) C++
11 18 (2.71%) Perl
12 17 (2.56%) C
13 16 (2.41%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.95%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.65%) R
16 10 (1.50%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.35%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 69 (10.38%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (2.11%) ISEB
4 8 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.75%) MCSA
6 5 (0.75%) MCSE
7 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.60%) MBA
8 3 (0.45%) CCNP
8 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.45%) PhD
8 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.30%) CCNA
9 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.15%) CBAP
10 1 (0.15%) CCIE
10 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (11.58%) QA
2 12 (1.80%) SLA
3 8 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (2.86%) KVM
2 17 (2.56%) QEMU
2 17 (2.56%) RHEV
3 12 (1.80%) Docker
4 10 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.75%) Postfix
7 4 (0.60%) iptables
8 3 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) Snort
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (5.11%) Ansible
2 32 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (4.51%) Nagios
4 22 (3.31%) Capistrano
5 20 (3.01%) Puppet
6 17 (2.56%) Packer
6 17 (2.56%) Riemann
6 17 (2.56%) yum
6 17 (2.56%) Zenoss
7 11 (1.65%) Icinga
8 7 (1.05%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.75%) Graphite
10 3 (0.45%) logstash
10 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.30%) Bcfg2
11 2 (0.30%) Cacti
11 2 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.30%) Nessus
11 2 (0.30%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 62 (9.32%) Google
2 44 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.86%) Oracle
4 38 (5.71%) Sun
5 35 (5.26%) Facebook
6 20 (3.01%) NetApp
7 14 (2.11%) Cisco
8 11 (1.65%) AppDynamics
8 11 (1.65%) Splunk
8 11 (1.65%) VMware
9 9 (1.35%) Tableau
10 8 (1.20%) Apigee
10 8 (1.20%) Juniper
10 8 (1.20%) Rally
11 7 (1.05%) PayPal
11 7 (1.05%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.75%) F5
12 5 (0.75%) Maxymiser
12 5 (0.75%) Perforce
12 5 (0.75%) Twitter
Oldham, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago