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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 704 564 364
Rank change year-on-year
-140 -200
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 173 309 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.30% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.76% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 154 286 685
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.46% +17.36%
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
40336 40567 42195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.82% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32323 33207 35503
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 -94 137 £51,250 +2.50% 36
North West -7 17 £48,000 +28.85% 4
South East -13 6 £35,000 -27.83% 1
West Midlands -39 5 £24,000 -27.27% 1
East of England -22 4 £30,000 - 3
East Midlands 0 1 £50,000 +11.11%
South West - 1 £72,500 - 1
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 434 (100.00%) Games
2 191 (44.01%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (30.65%) Java
4 110 (25.35%) Linux
5 93 (21.43%) HTML
6 92 (21.20%) JavaScript
7 86 (19.82%) Scrum
8 79 (18.20%) SQL
8 79 (18.20%) E-Commerce
9 76 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (17.05%) CSS
11 70 (16.13%) Oracle
12 67 (15.44%) HTML5
13 64 (14.75%) QA
14 61 (14.06%) Marketing
15 55 (12.67%) XML
15 55 (12.67%) UNIX
16 54 (12.44%) JSP
17 52 (11.98%) Flash
18 51 (11.75%) SQL Server
18 51 (11.75%) MySQL
18 51 (11.75%) Telecoms
18 51 (11.75%) Spring
19 50 (11.52%) Software Engineering
19 50 (11.52%) .NET
19 50 (11.52%) Relational Database
20 48 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
20 48 (11.06%) jQuery
21 47 (10.83%) Degree
22 46 (10.60%) Android

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 38 (8.76%) Apache
2 24 (5.53%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.00%) CMS
4 7 (1.61%) MS Project Server
4 7 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (1.61%) IIS
5 6 (1.38%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.38%) SAS
5 6 (1.38%) Drupal
5 6 (1.38%) nginx
5 6 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.92%) Node.js
6 4 (0.92%) WordPress
6 4 (0.92%) JBoss
7 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.69%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (5.99%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (3.00%) MS Project
4 12 (2.76%) MS Excel
5 7 (1.61%) MS Office
6 5 (1.15%) SPSS
7 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.76%) Google App Engine
2 11 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.30%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.38%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.38%) GitHub
6 3 (0.69%) PaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.22%) Internet
2 24 (5.53%) DNS
3 21 (4.84%) HTTP
3 21 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.38%) DHCP
5 10 (2.30%) Firewall
6 9 (2.07%) SAN
6 9 (2.07%) Network Security
6 9 (2.07%) Wireshark
6 9 (2.07%) LAN
7 8 (1.84%) LDAP
8 7 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.38%) VPN
10 5 (1.15%) IPv4
11 3 (0.69%) SSL
11 3 (0.69%) WAN
11 3 (0.69%) SMTP
11 3 (0.69%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.75%) MySQL
1 51 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 48 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (10.14%) RDBMS
5 37 (8.53%) MongoDB
6 36 (8.29%) NoSQL
7 34 (7.83%) OLTP
8 30 (6.91%) Neo4j
9 28 (6.45%) DB2
10 27 (6.22%) DataStage
10 27 (6.22%) Oracle ODI
11 24 (5.53%) OLAP
11 24 (5.53%) Oracle OLAP
12 20 (4.61%) Hadoop
13 16 (3.69%) Hazelcast
14 14 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (2.76%) Apache Hive
16 10 (2.30%) Couchbase
17 9 (2.07%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (7.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.14%) JUnit
3 24 (5.53%) Talend Open Studio
4 19 (4.38%) Maven
5 18 (4.15%) Selenium
6 17 (3.92%) Subversion
6 17 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.69%) JIRA
8 14 (3.23%) Mercurial
9 10 (2.30%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.30%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.07%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.07%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.15%) Hudson
12 5 (1.15%) Xcode
13 4 (0.92%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
15 2 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 434 (100.00%) Games
2 61 (14.06%) Marketing
3 51 (11.75%) Telecoms
4 35 (8.06%) Finance
5 20 (4.61%) Retail
5 20 (4.61%) Online Betting
6 8 (1.84%) Advertising
6 8 (1.84%) Publishing
7 6 (1.38%) iGaming
8 5 (1.15%) Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Back Office
9 3 (0.69%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.46%) Danish Language
10 2 (0.46%) French Language
10 2 (0.46%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 208 (47.93%) Developer
2 54 (12.44%) Java Developer
3 38 (8.76%) Analyst
3 38 (8.76%) Web Developer
4 29 (6.68%) Senior Developer
5 27 (6.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 24 (5.53%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 22 (5.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (5.07%) Administrator
7 22 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (4.84%) Architect
8 21 (4.84%) .NET Developer
9 20 (4.61%) J2EE Developer
9 20 (4.61%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (3.92%) Database Developer
12 16 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 16 (3.69%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (21.43%) HTML
2 74 (17.05%) CSS
3 67 (15.44%) HTML5
4 55 (12.67%) XML
5 54 (12.44%) JSP
6 52 (11.98%) Flash
7 51 (11.75%) Spring
8 50 (11.52%) .NET
9 48 (11.06%) jQuery
10 43 (9.91%) CSS3
11 37 (8.53%) ASP.NET
12 35 (8.06%) Java EE
13 28 (6.45%) SOAP
14 27 (6.22%) JSON
15 26 (5.99%) J2EE
16 24 (5.53%) XSLT
16 24 (5.53%) Ajax
17 18 (4.15%) JDBC
18 17 (3.92%) Web Services
18 17 (3.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.68%) iPad
3 25 (5.76%) Social Media
4 24 (5.53%) Data Structures
5 22 (5.07%) Computer Science
6 20 (4.61%) Social Gaming
7 19 (4.38%) User Experience
8 16 (3.69%) Visualisation
9 15 (3.46%) Mathematics
10 14 (3.23%) W3C
10 14 (3.23%) Mobile App
11 13 (3.00%) Blog
12 11 (2.53%) Data Integration
12 11 (2.53%) iPhone
12 11 (2.53%) Open Source
12 11 (2.53%) N-Tier
13 10 (2.30%) New Media
14 9 (2.07%) Physics
15 6 (1.38%) Client/Server
16 5 (1.15%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 110 (25.35%) Linux
2 55 (12.67%) UNIX
3 46 (10.60%) Android
4 29 (6.68%) Windows
5 25 (5.76%) Apple iOS
6 17 (3.92%) CentOS
7 9 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.15%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (44.01%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (19.82%) Scrum
3 79 (18.20%) E-Commerce
4 50 (11.52%) Software Engineering
5 42 (9.68%) TDD
5 42 (9.68%) ETL
5 42 (9.68%) OO
6 38 (8.76%) Project Management
7 37 (8.53%) Game Development
8 36 (8.29%) Unit Testing
8 36 (8.29%) MVC
9 30 (6.91%) Dimensional Modelling
10 29 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (6.45%) Analytics
12 27 (6.22%) Mentoring
12 27 (6.22%) Web Development
13 18 (4.15%) Business Analysis
14 17 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (3.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 133 (30.65%) Java
2 92 (21.20%) JavaScript
3 79 (18.20%) SQL
4 45 (10.37%) C#
5 30 (6.91%) Python
6 27 (6.22%) PHP
7 17 (3.92%) Perl
8 16 (3.69%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.23%) ActionScript
10 12 (2.76%) Objective-C
10 12 (2.76%) ActionScript 3.0
10 12 (2.76%) Ruby
11 11 (2.53%) Lua
11 11 (2.53%) C++
12 10 (2.30%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.07%) Scala
14 8 (1.84%) F#
15 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.92%) XPath
17 3 (0.69%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 47 (10.83%) Degree
2 11 (2.53%) ISEB
3 7 (1.61%) MBA
4 6 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.38%) RHCE
5 5 (1.15%) PCI QSA
6 4 (0.92%) PhD
7 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) CCNA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (14.75%) QA
2 15 (3.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.92%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.69%) vSphere
3 3 (0.69%) KVM
4 2 (0.46%) Nmap
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.53%) Puppet
2 10 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.30%) Nagios
3 6 (1.38%) Cacti
3 6 (1.38%) Opsview
4 4 (0.92%) Munin
4 4 (0.92%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.69%) Ansible
6 2 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.46%) collectd
6 2 (0.46%) Nessus
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 70 (16.13%) Oracle
2 31 (7.14%) IBM
3 29 (6.68%) Microsoft
4 27 (6.22%) Sybase
4 27 (6.22%) Informatica
5 25 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 24 (5.53%) Talend
7 19 (4.38%) Google
8 17 (3.92%) Twitter
9 15 (3.46%) Facebook
10 14 (3.23%) VMware
11 12 (2.76%) ATG
12 11 (2.53%) Cisco
13 8 (1.84%) Netezza
14 7 (1.61%) Juniper
14 7 (1.61%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.38%) Lotus
15 6 (1.38%) F5
15 6 (1.38%) Splunk
16 5 (1.15%) Tableau
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