The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 598 502 350
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -152
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 319 393 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.38% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.15% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 276 347 735
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -19.27%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Online Games
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -69 263 £52,500 +10.52% 43
East of England -28 17 £53,000 +63.07% 5
South East -37 15 £43,250 +29.10% 2
Yorkshire -43 10 £36,000 +10.76% 3
West Midlands +7 7 £65,000 -13.33% 2
North West -2 4 £37,250 +19.20% 3
North East - 2 £30,000 - 3
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 614 (100.00%) Games
2 272 (44.30%) Java
3 179 (29.15%) Scrum
4 162 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (24.43%) Linux
6 148 (24.10%) TDD
7 141 (22.96%) E-Commerce
8 136 (22.15%) SQL
9 121 (19.71%) XML
10 115 (18.73%) JavaScript
11 114 (18.57%) HTML
12 113 (18.40%) Telecoms
13 102 (16.61%) Finance
14 100 (16.29%) Online Betting
15 99 (16.12%) OO
16 95 (15.47%) Internet
17 91 (14.82%) Oracle
17 91 (14.82%) CSS
17 91 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
18 81 (13.19%) Marketing
19 77 (12.54%) Degree
20 75 (12.21%) Multithreading
20 75 (12.21%) MySQL
21 72 (11.73%) UNIX
22 69 (11.24%) Windows
22 69 (11.24%) Web Services
22 69 (11.24%) MVC
22 69 (11.24%) Spring
23 63 (10.26%) .NET
24 62 (10.10%) HTML5

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 60 (9.77%) Apache
1 60 (9.77%) Tomcat
2 18 (2.93%) CMS
3 15 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (2.12%) Node.js
5 11 (1.79%) Jetty
6 7 (1.14%) Mule
7 6 (0.98%) SAS
7 6 (0.98%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.81%) Zope
8 5 (0.81%) Plone
8 5 (0.81%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.81%) nginx
9 4 (0.65%) IIS
10 3 (0.49%) Drupal
10 3 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 25 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.30%) MS Project
4 7 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.65%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.49%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.33%) MS Office
8 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.63%) GitHub
3 8 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 95 (15.47%) Internet
2 56 (9.12%) HTTP
3 39 (6.35%) DNS
4 26 (4.23%) SAN
5 20 (3.26%) DHCP
5 20 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.09%) Firewall
7 11 (1.79%) LDAP
8 6 (0.98%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.98%) SSL
9 5 (0.81%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.81%) SMTP
9 5 (0.81%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.81%) NAS
10 3 (0.49%) Network Security
10 3 (0.49%) SSH
11 2 (0.33%) VPN
11 2 (0.33%) LAN
11 2 (0.33%) WAN
12 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.21%) MySQL
2 52 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 49 (7.98%) Big Data
4 47 (7.65%) Relational Database
5 45 (7.33%) SQL Server
6 41 (6.68%) NoSQL
7 27 (4.40%) Hadoop
7 27 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (3.58%) OLTP
9 21 (3.42%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (3.26%) OLAP
11 18 (2.93%) Hazelcast
12 17 (2.77%) Oracle OLAP
12 17 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (2.77%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.44%) DB2
13 15 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 44 (7.17%) Subversion
2 39 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 37 (6.03%) Maven
4 21 (3.42%) Xcode
4 21 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.93%) Selenium
6 17 (2.77%) JIRA
7 13 (2.12%) Ant
7 13 (2.12%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.95%) JUnit
9 11 (1.79%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.79%) FitNesse
10 10 (1.63%) Grunt
11 9 (1.47%) NetBeans
11 9 (1.47%) Toad
11 9 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (1.30%) Hudson
12 8 (1.30%) Bugzilla
13 7 (1.14%) Cucumber
General
1 614 (100.00%) Games
2 113 (18.40%) Telecoms
3 102 (16.61%) Finance
4 100 (16.29%) Online Betting
5 81 (13.19%) Marketing
6 46 (7.49%) Banking
7 44 (7.17%) Retail
8 14 (2.28%) Spanish Language
9 11 (1.79%) iGaming
10 10 (1.63%) Back Office
11 5 (0.81%) Advertising
12 3 (0.49%) Legal
13 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 273 (44.46%) Developer
2 102 (16.61%) Java Developer
3 43 (7.00%) Administrator
4 38 (6.19%) Analyst
4 38 (6.19%) Web Developer
5 35 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
6 32 (5.21%) Programmer
7 29 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
8 28 (4.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 28 (4.56%) Linux Administrator
8 28 (4.56%) Senior Developer
9 26 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 25 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (3.91%) iOS Developer
11 24 (3.91%) Java Programmer
12 23 (3.75%) Mobile Developer
13 20 (3.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 19 (3.09%) Front-End Developer
15 18 (2.93%) Mobile Web Developer
15 18 (2.93%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.71%) XML
2 114 (18.57%) HTML
3 91 (14.82%) CSS
4 69 (11.24%) Web Services
4 69 (11.24%) Spring
5 63 (10.26%) .NET
6 62 (10.10%) HTML5
7 61 (9.93%) JSON
8 59 (9.61%) SOAP
9 51 (8.31%) Ajax
10 48 (7.82%) CSS3
11 42 (6.84%) jQuery
12 38 (6.19%) XSLT
13 34 (5.54%) J2EE
13 34 (5.54%) RESTful
14 32 (5.21%) Hibernate
15 28 (4.56%) ASP.NET
15 28 (4.56%) Flash
16 26 (4.23%) Java EE
17 24 (3.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.61%) Computer Science
2 56 (9.12%) iPad
3 53 (8.63%) Social Media
4 52 (8.47%) Mobile App
5 46 (7.49%) iPhone
6 27 (4.40%) Open Source
7 25 (4.07%) Mathematics
7 25 (4.07%) Client/Server
8 21 (3.42%) Statistics
9 20 (3.26%) Video on Demand
9 20 (3.26%) Web 2.0
10 19 (3.09%) Blackberry
11 17 (2.77%) Mobile Games
12 16 (2.61%) Replication
13 13 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 13 (2.12%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (1.79%) Social Network
15 9 (1.47%) Physics
16 7 (1.14%) Streaming Video
16 7 (1.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 150 (24.43%) Linux
2 72 (11.73%) UNIX
3 69 (11.24%) Windows
4 52 (8.47%) Android
5 50 (8.14%) CentOS
6 33 (5.37%) Apple iOS
7 26 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (3.09%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.79%) Scientific Linux
10 10 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.98%) AIX
13 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (29.15%) Scrum
2 162 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (24.10%) TDD
4 141 (22.96%) E-Commerce
5 99 (16.12%) OO
6 91 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (12.21%) Multithreading
8 69 (11.24%) MVC
9 54 (8.79%) Project Management
9 54 (8.79%) Unit Testing
10 52 (8.47%) Software Engineering
11 48 (7.82%) BDD
12 47 (7.65%) Web Development
13 41 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (6.19%) Online Marketing
15 36 (5.86%) OOP
16 34 (5.54%) OOD
17 33 (5.37%) Pair Programming
18 30 (4.89%) ETL
18 30 (4.89%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 272 (44.30%) Java
2 136 (22.15%) SQL
3 115 (18.73%) JavaScript
4 60 (9.77%) Ruby
4 60 (9.77%) Scala
5 42 (6.84%) C#
5 42 (6.84%) Perl
6 41 (6.68%) Python
7 30 (4.89%) Objective-C
8 29 (4.72%) Bash Shell
8 29 (4.72%) Shell Script
9 26 (4.23%) PHP
9 26 (4.23%) Groovy
10 21 (3.42%) C++
11 19 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.09%) XPath
12 17 (2.77%) ActionScript
12 17 (2.77%) Clojure
13 16 (2.61%) Haskell
13 16 (2.61%) F#
Qualifications
1 77 (12.54%) Degree
2 13 (2.12%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.30%) RHCE
4 6 (0.98%) CISSP
5 5 (0.81%) MBA
5 5 (0.81%) PhD
5 5 (0.81%) PCI QSA
6 4 (0.65%) RHCT
6 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.65%) ISEB
7 3 (0.49%) CISM
7 3 (0.49%) SSCP
7 3 (0.49%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.49%) MySQL Certification
7 3 (0.49%) CEH
8 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.16%) CCNA
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.47%) QA
2 21 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.63%) SLA
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.12%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.47%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.30%) NFS
5 5 (0.81%) vSphere
5 5 (0.81%) KVM
6 4 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.49%) Snort
8 2 (0.33%) vCloud
8 2 (0.33%) XenServer
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 45 (7.33%) Puppet
2 24 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.30%) Nagios
4 6 (0.98%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.81%) Munin
6 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.33%) YUM
7 2 (0.33%) SCCM
7 2 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 91 (14.82%) Oracle
2 46 (7.49%) Red Hat
3 35 (5.70%) Microsoft
4 34 (5.54%) VMware
5 25 (4.07%) JBoss
6 20 (3.26%) IBM
7 17 (2.77%) Symbian
8 16 (2.61%) Cisco
9 15 (2.44%) Google
10 12 (1.95%) HP
11 11 (1.79%) Facebook
12 9 (1.47%) Informatica
12 9 (1.47%) Sybase
12 9 (1.47%) Splunk
12 9 (1.47%) F5
12 9 (1.47%) Talend
13 8 (1.30%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.98%) Cloudera
15 4 (0.65%) Twitter
15 4 (0.65%) Adobe
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Unspecified depending on experience, please state your requirement
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Smart TV Broadcasting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum £70,000 + regular bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k
Posted: 5 days ago