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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 602 665 533
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -132
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 286 223 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.54% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 265 185 285
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
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
41908 41484 40538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.13% 38.96% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34034 32525 33001
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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 +26 209 £57,500 +9.52% 44
East of England +37 52 £39,000 -26.41% 1
South East +14 8 £35,000 - 4
North West -17 7 £72,500 +107.14% 1
West Midlands 0 6 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £50,000 - 7
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 523 (100.00%) Games
2 305 (58.32%) Java
3 259 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (35.76%) JavaScript
5 173 (33.08%) CSS
6 168 (32.12%) HTML
7 150 (28.68%) C#
8 142 (27.15%) Scrum
9 139 (26.58%) E-Commerce
10 135 (25.81%) OO
11 117 (22.37%) SQL
12 96 (18.36%) Linux
13 91 (17.40%) Telecoms
13 91 (17.40%) TDD
14 90 (17.21%) Subversion
15 89 (17.02%) XML
16 75 (14.34%) JSP
17 71 (13.58%) Git (software)
18 68 (13.00%) HTML5
19 65 (12.43%) Spring
19 65 (12.43%) Online Betting
20 64 (12.24%) Finance
20 64 (12.24%) Python
21 63 (12.05%) Web Development
22 60 (11.47%) Software Engineering
23 59 (11.28%) CMS
24 58 (11.09%) QA
25 55 (10.52%) CSS3
26 52 (9.94%) Ruby
27 49 (9.37%) NoSQL

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 59 (11.28%) CMS
2 20 (3.82%) Apache
3 18 (3.44%) Node.js
4 16 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 13 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.34%) IIS
8 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.76%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.38%) SAS
10 2 (0.38%) nginx
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
11 1 (0.19%) Lync
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) Mule
11 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (4.21%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (0.76%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.76%) Office 365
3 4 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.19%) GitHub
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.78%) Firewall
2 23 (4.40%) Internet
3 20 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (3.44%) OSPF
4 18 (3.44%) BGP
5 17 (3.25%) DNS
6 16 (3.06%) HTTP
7 15 (2.87%) DHCP
8 12 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (2.10%) LAN
10 7 (1.34%) MPLS
10 7 (1.34%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.76%) SSH
11 4 (0.76%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.57%) VoIP
13 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
13 2 (0.38%) SSL
14 1 (0.19%) SAN
14 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.37%) NoSQL
2 48 (9.18%) MongoDB
3 39 (7.46%) Neo4j
4 37 (7.07%) Relational Database
5 34 (6.50%) Hazelcast
6 26 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.40%) MySQL
7 23 (4.40%) SQL Server
8 11 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.15%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.15%) Redis
11 6 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.96%) OLTP
12 5 (0.96%) OLAP
13 4 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 90 (17.21%) Subversion
2 71 (13.58%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.80%) Maven
4 39 (7.46%) JIRA
5 31 (5.93%) JUnit
5 31 (5.93%) Cucumber
6 27 (5.16%) Selenium
7 17 (3.25%) Grunt
8 11 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.91%) Bugzilla
10 9 (1.72%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.72%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.53%) Calabash
12 6 (1.15%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.96%) Appium
14 4 (0.76%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.76%) Ant
15 3 (0.57%) JMeter
15 3 (0.57%) Mercurial
16 2 (0.38%) Behat
General
1 523 (100.00%) Games
2 91 (17.40%) Telecoms
3 65 (12.43%) Online Betting
4 64 (12.24%) Finance
5 45 (8.60%) Banking
6 27 (5.16%) Marketing
7 12 (2.29%) Retail
8 5 (0.96%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 261 (49.90%) Developer
2 66 (12.62%) Java Developer
3 54 (10.33%) Web Developer
4 48 (9.18%) Software Developer
5 45 (8.60%) Architect
6 39 (7.46%) Project Manager
7 34 (6.50%) Technical Architect
8 27 (5.16%) Senior Manager
9 24 (4.59%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
11 22 (4.21%) Administrator
12 21 (4.02%) Senior Developer
12 21 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (4.02%) Analyst
13 19 (3.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (3.63%) Linux Administrator
14 18 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (3.44%) Graduate
14 18 (3.44%) Network Engineer
14 18 (3.44%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (33.08%) CSS
2 168 (32.12%) HTML
3 89 (17.02%) XML
4 75 (14.34%) JSP
5 68 (13.00%) HTML5
6 65 (12.43%) Spring
7 55 (10.52%) CSS3
8 49 (9.37%) J2EE
9 48 (9.18%) .NET
10 44 (8.41%) jQuery
11 41 (7.84%) JDBC
12 36 (6.88%) Servlets
12 36 (6.88%) EJB
13 35 (6.69%) JavaBeans
13 35 (6.69%) Taglibs
14 34 (6.50%) XSL
14 34 (6.50%) XSLT
15 32 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
16 30 (5.74%) Web Services
16 30 (5.74%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 29 (5.54%) IPTV
3 26 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.21%) Social Gaming
4 22 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.44%) Mobile Games
5 18 (3.44%) Over-the-Top Content
6 17 (3.25%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.49%) iPad
7 13 (2.49%) Online Gambling
8 12 (2.29%) iPhone
8 12 (2.29%) Animation
9 11 (2.10%) Online Banking
9 11 (2.10%) Social Media
10 7 (1.34%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.34%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.15%) Social Network
11 6 (1.15%) User Experience
12 5 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 96 (18.36%) Linux
2 48 (9.18%) Apple iOS
3 47 (8.99%) Android
4 37 (7.07%) Windows
5 22 (4.21%) CentOS
6 8 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.15%) Fedora
9 5 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.76%) UNIX
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (27.15%) Scrum
3 139 (26.58%) E-Commerce
4 135 (25.81%) OO
5 91 (17.40%) TDD
6 63 (12.05%) Web Development
7 60 (11.47%) Software Engineering
8 46 (8.80%) Kanban
9 41 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
11 39 (7.46%) BDD
12 37 (7.07%) Content Management
13 35 (6.69%) Website Architecture
13 35 (6.69%) Mentoring
14 33 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 32 (6.12%) Project Management
16 31 (5.93%) SOA
17 28 (5.35%) MVC
18 25 (4.78%) SDLC
19 24 (4.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 305 (58.32%) Java
2 187 (35.76%) JavaScript
3 150 (28.68%) C#
4 117 (22.37%) SQL
5 64 (12.24%) Python
6 52 (9.94%) Ruby
7 30 (5.74%) PHP
8 29 (5.54%) C++
9 19 (3.63%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.25%) ActionScript
11 14 (2.68%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.29%) Go
12 12 (2.29%) Perl
13 11 (2.10%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.72%) Scala
14 9 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
15 7 (1.34%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.15%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.96%) F#
17 5 (0.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (6.69%) Degree
2 20 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.25%) CCNP
4 16 (3.06%) ISEB
5 11 (2.10%) CCIP
6 9 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.72%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.76%) MBA
8 2 (0.38%) PMP
8 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.38%) CISSP
8 2 (0.38%) PhD
8 2 (0.38%) CCIE
9 1 (0.19%) CCNA
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.09%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.53%) KVM
2 8 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) RHEV
3 4 (0.76%) iptables
3 4 (0.76%) QEMU
4 3 (0.57%) Docker
5 2 (0.38%) Xen
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.19%) Snort
6 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.34%) Puppet
3 6 (1.15%) Nagios
4 4 (0.76%) SCCM
4 4 (0.76%) Zenoss
4 4 (0.76%) yum
4 4 (0.76%) Ansible
5 2 (0.38%) Graphite
5 2 (0.38%) Bcfg2
5 2 (0.38%) StatsD
5 2 (0.38%) SCOM
5 2 (0.38%) Nessus
5 2 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (5.93%) Oracle
2 26 (4.97%) Cisco
3 19 (3.63%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.63%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.06%) Perforce
5 14 (2.68%) Facebook
6 11 (2.10%) F5
6 11 (2.10%) VMware
6 11 (2.10%) Google
7 9 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.15%) Adobe
8 6 (1.15%) Twitter
9 4 (0.76%) NetApp
10 3 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.57%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.38%) IBM
11 2 (0.38%) Zend
12 1 (0.19%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.19%) Symantec
12 1 (0.19%) Remedy
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable full benefits 20%
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £48,000 - £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago