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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 668 513 383
Rank change year-on-year
-155 -130
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 213 358 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.36% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.92% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 180 304 661
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
40424 38736 43021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.38% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 31699 36488
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -130 168 £52,500 +5.00% 20
North West -3 20 £44,000 +62.96% 1
East of England -23 10 £57,500 +76.92%
South East -19 4 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -37 4 - -
West Midlands -40 2 £24,000 -40.00%
North East - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 536 (100.00%) Games
2 237 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (33.21%) Java
4 134 (25.00%) Linux
5 106 (19.78%) JavaScript
6 103 (19.22%) HTML
6 103 (19.22%) SQL
7 102 (19.03%) Scrum
8 97 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
9 87 (16.23%) E-Commerce
10 83 (15.49%) CSS
11 75 (13.99%) Marketing
12 73 (13.62%) Oracle
13 72 (13.43%) HTML5
14 71 (13.25%) OO
15 70 (13.06%) QA
16 67 (12.50%) XML
17 61 (11.38%) Apache
18 60 (11.19%) Telecoms
18 60 (11.19%) Degree
19 58 (10.82%) MySQL
19 58 (10.82%) Relational Database
20 57 (10.63%) SQL Server
20 57 (10.63%) .NET
20 57 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
20 57 (10.63%) MVC
21 56 (10.45%) TDD
21 56 (10.45%) jQuery
22 54 (10.07%) UNIX
23 51 (9.51%) Software Engineering

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 61 (11.38%) Apache
2 47 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 19 (3.54%) CMS
4 13 (2.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 11 (2.05%) nginx
5 11 (2.05%) Node.js
6 9 (1.68%) Drupal
6 9 (1.68%) SAS
7 6 (1.12%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.12%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.93%) IIS
8 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.56%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.37%) DNN
11 2 (0.37%) WordPress
12 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (6.34%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.61%) MS Project
3 14 (2.61%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.12%) MS Office
5 5 (0.93%) SPSS
6 4 (0.75%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.75%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.54%) GitHub
2 16 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.43%) Google App Engine
4 11 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (1.87%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.56%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.90%) HTTP
2 36 (6.72%) Internet
3 35 (6.53%) DNS
4 25 (4.66%) DHCP
5 20 (3.73%) Firewall
5 20 (3.73%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.80%) Wireshark
7 12 (2.24%) LDAP
8 10 (1.87%) Network Security
9 7 (1.31%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.31%) SMTP
9 7 (1.31%) VPN
9 7 (1.31%) SSL
10 6 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.93%) WAN
11 5 (0.93%) IPv4
11 5 (0.93%) SAN
12 4 (0.75%) LAN
13 3 (0.56%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.82%) MySQL
1 58 (10.82%) Relational Database
2 57 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (8.96%) RDBMS
4 39 (7.28%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 36 (6.72%) OLTP
7 31 (5.78%) Hadoop
7 31 (5.78%) Neo4j
8 30 (5.60%) DB2
9 29 (5.41%) DataStage
9 29 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
10 26 (4.85%) OLAP
10 26 (4.85%) Oracle OLAP
11 24 (4.48%) Apache Hive
12 21 (3.92%) Big Data
13 18 (3.36%) Cognos Impromptu
14 17 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (2.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (4.66%) JUnit
4 24 (4.48%) Selenium
5 23 (4.29%) JIRA
6 22 (4.10%) Subversion
7 18 (3.36%) Visual Studio
8 15 (2.80%) Maven
8 15 (2.80%) Jenkins
9 14 (2.61%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.24%) Cucumber
11 11 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.05%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.87%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.87%) Xcode
13 9 (1.68%) Grunt
14 7 (1.31%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.12%) Hudson
16 5 (0.93%) Axure RP
17 4 (0.75%) PostSharp
General
1 536 (100.00%) Games
2 75 (13.99%) Marketing
3 60 (11.19%) Telecoms
4 50 (9.33%) Finance
5 37 (6.90%) Online Betting
6 27 (5.04%) Retail
7 10 (1.87%) Publishing
8 9 (1.68%) Advertising
9 7 (1.31%) Banking
9 7 (1.31%) iGaming
10 3 (0.56%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.37%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.19%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 240 (44.78%) Developer
2 56 (10.45%) Analyst
3 46 (8.58%) Java Developer
4 45 (8.40%) Web Developer
5 29 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 28 (5.22%) Senior Developer
6 28 (5.22%) Administrator
7 26 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
7 26 (4.85%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 23 (4.29%) Software Engineer
9 22 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (4.10%) Front-End Developer
10 20 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
10 20 (3.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 20 (3.73%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.54%) Database Developer
11 19 (3.54%) Architect
12 18 (3.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 18 (3.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 18 (3.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.22%) HTML
2 83 (15.49%) CSS
3 72 (13.43%) HTML5
4 67 (12.50%) XML
5 57 (10.63%) .NET
6 56 (10.45%) jQuery
7 46 (8.58%) ASP.NET
7 46 (8.58%) CSS3
8 45 (8.40%) Flash
9 43 (8.02%) JSP
10 40 (7.46%) SOAP
10 40 (7.46%) JSON
11 39 (7.28%) Spring
12 33 (6.16%) Ajax
13 30 (5.60%) Java EE
14 29 (5.41%) Web Services
15 27 (5.04%) XSLT
16 20 (3.73%) J2EE
17 16 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (2.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (9.33%) iPad
3 38 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.90%) Social Media
5 30 (5.60%) Mathematics
6 27 (5.04%) Mobile App
7 24 (4.48%) iPhone
8 23 (4.29%) Social Gaming
9 22 (4.10%) User Experience
10 16 (2.99%) Visualisation
11 13 (2.43%) Blog
11 13 (2.43%) W3C
11 13 (2.43%) Open Source
12 11 (2.05%) Data Integration
12 11 (2.05%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.87%) New Media
13 10 (1.87%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.87%) Web 2.0
14 9 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
14 9 (1.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 134 (25.00%) Linux
2 54 (10.07%) UNIX
3 50 (9.33%) Windows
4 48 (8.96%) Android
5 37 (6.90%) CentOS
6 25 (4.66%) Apple iOS
7 13 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.87%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (1.68%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (19.03%) Scrum
3 87 (16.23%) E-Commerce
4 71 (13.25%) OO
5 57 (10.63%) MVC
6 56 (10.45%) TDD
7 51 (9.51%) Software Engineering
8 45 (8.40%) ETL
9 44 (8.21%) Unit Testing
9 44 (8.21%) Analytics
10 43 (8.02%) Web Development
11 41 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.65%) Project Management
11 41 (7.65%) Game Development
12 37 (6.90%) DevOps
13 35 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (5.78%) Dimensional Modelling
15 26 (4.85%) Mentoring
15 26 (4.85%) OOP
15 26 (4.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 178 (33.21%) Java
2 106 (19.78%) JavaScript
3 103 (19.22%) SQL
4 47 (8.77%) C#
5 37 (6.90%) Python
6 28 (5.22%) Scala
7 26 (4.85%) Perl
7 26 (4.85%) Ruby
8 25 (4.66%) PHP
9 21 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 20 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.99%) Objective-C
12 15 (2.80%) ActionScript
13 14 (2.61%) C++
13 14 (2.61%) F#
14 10 (1.87%) ActionScript 3.0
14 10 (1.87%) XPath
15 9 (1.68%) Lua
15 9 (1.68%) R
16 8 (1.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (11.19%) Degree
2 11 (2.05%) PhD
2 11 (2.05%) ISEB
3 10 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.12%) MBA
5 4 (0.75%) PCI QSA
6 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (13.06%) QA
2 19 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.87%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.31%) KVM
4 5 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.19%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (4.10%) Puppet
2 15 (2.80%) Nagios
3 12 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.05%) Opsview
5 9 (1.68%) Munin
5 9 (1.68%) Cobbler
6 6 (1.12%) Cacti
7 3 (0.56%) Ansible
8 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.37%) collectd
8 2 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 73 (13.62%) Oracle
2 40 (7.46%) Red Hat
3 33 (6.16%) IBM
3 33 (6.16%) VMware
4 32 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 29 (5.41%) Sybase
5 29 (5.41%) Informatica
6 27 (5.04%) Google
7 26 (4.85%) Talend
8 21 (3.92%) Facebook
9 20 (3.73%) Cisco
10 19 (3.54%) Twitter
11 14 (2.61%) Splunk
11 14 (2.61%) F5
12 10 (1.87%) Symbian
13 7 (1.31%) Netezza
13 7 (1.31%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.31%) Juniper
13 7 (1.31%) Tableau
14 6 (1.12%) Lotus
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
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Gamesys
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London
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London
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London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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West London
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