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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 629 588 505
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -83
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 240 319 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.73% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 233 289 302
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +26.15%
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
41011 43981 41089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.25% 39.95% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32852 35123 33708
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -64 148 £55,000 +4.76% 31
East of England +52 69 £39,000 -26.41% 1
Yorkshire +4 9 £40,000 - 4
South East +3 4 £30,000 -36.84% 1
North West -2 4 £37,500 +7.14%
West Midlands -14 4 £42,500 -32.00% 4
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 510 (100.00%) Games
2 271 (53.14%) Java
3 212 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (30.98%) JavaScript
5 157 (30.78%) OO
6 148 (29.02%) C#
7 144 (28.24%) CSS
8 143 (28.04%) HTML
9 139 (27.25%) E-Commerce
10 137 (26.86%) SQL
11 132 (25.88%) Scrum
12 105 (20.59%) Linux
13 102 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 93 (18.24%) TDD
15 91 (17.84%) Subversion
16 83 (16.27%) Online Betting
17 77 (15.10%) Spring
18 72 (14.12%) QA
19 67 (13.14%) Git (software)
20 66 (12.94%) Finance
21 65 (12.75%) Software Engineering
22 60 (11.76%) HTML5
23 54 (10.59%) Oracle
24 50 (9.80%) Web Development
24 50 (9.80%) Degree
25 49 (9.61%) XML
26 47 (9.22%) NoSQL
27 46 (9.02%) MongoDB
28 45 (8.82%) BDD
28 45 (8.82%) Computer Science

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 31 (6.08%) CMS
2 27 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 24 (4.71%) Apache
4 19 (3.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (1.96%) Node.js
6 8 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.18%) IIS
8 5 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.20%) SAS
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (3.14%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.57%) MS Office
2 8 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.18%) MS Project
4 5 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.20%) GitHub
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.08%) HTTP
2 25 (4.90%) DNS
2 25 (4.90%) Internet
3 24 (4.71%) Firewall
4 20 (3.92%) DHCP
5 18 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (3.33%) OSPF
6 17 (3.33%) BGP
7 14 (2.75%) LAN
8 12 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (1.18%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.18%) MPLS
10 5 (0.98%) SAN
11 4 (0.78%) SSL
11 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.39%) SSH
13 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.22%) NoSQL
2 46 (9.02%) MongoDB
3 34 (6.67%) MySQL
4 33 (6.47%) Neo4j
5 30 (5.88%) Hazelcast
6 26 (5.10%) SQL Server
6 26 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.35%) Data Mining
7 12 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.57%) OLTP
10 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.59%) Redis
13 2 (0.39%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 91 (17.84%) Subversion
2 67 (13.14%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.47%) Maven
4 28 (5.49%) JIRA
5 25 (4.90%) Selenium
5 25 (4.90%) JUnit
6 21 (4.12%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.96%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.76%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.37%) FitNesse
10 7 (1.37%) Grunt
11 5 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.78%) Ant
12 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.78%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (0.59%) Calabash
13 3 (0.59%) JMeter
13 3 (0.59%) Bugzilla
General
1 510 (100.00%) Games
2 102 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 83 (16.27%) Online Betting
4 66 (12.94%) Finance
5 45 (8.82%) Banking
6 31 (6.08%) Marketing
7 10 (1.96%) Retail
8 6 (1.18%) Advertising
8 6 (1.18%) iGaming
9 5 (0.98%) Law
10 3 (0.59%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (52.55%) Developer
2 80 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 70 (13.73%) Web Developer
4 60 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 35 (6.86%) Senior Developer
6 30 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 29 (5.69%) Graduate
8 28 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (4.90%) Analyst
10 24 (4.71%) Development Manager
10 24 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
11 23 (4.51%) Graduate Developer
12 22 (4.31%) Administrator
13 21 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
14 20 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
14 20 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 19 (3.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 19 (3.73%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 19 (3.73%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 19 (3.73%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (28.24%) CSS
2 143 (28.04%) HTML
3 77 (15.10%) Spring
4 60 (11.76%) HTML5
5 49 (9.61%) XML
6 45 (8.82%) JDBC
7 44 (8.63%) CSS3
8 38 (7.45%) JSP
9 36 (7.06%) jQuery
9 36 (7.06%) ActiveMQ
10 35 (6.86%) Apache Camel
11 30 (5.88%) XSL
11 30 (5.88%) XSLT
12 28 (5.49%) .NET
13 25 (4.90%) Hibernate
13 25 (4.90%) Java EE
14 24 (4.71%) Web Services
15 17 (3.33%) Flash
16 16 (3.14%) J2EE
16 16 (3.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.10%) IPTV
4 25 (4.90%) iPad
5 18 (3.53%) iPhone
6 17 (3.33%) Social Gaming
6 17 (3.33%) User Experience
7 15 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
7 15 (2.94%) Social Media
8 14 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.75%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.35%) Mobile Games
10 11 (2.16%) Replication
10 11 (2.16%) Clustering
10 11 (2.16%) Online Banking
10 11 (2.16%) Augmented Reality
11 9 (1.76%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.57%) Online Gambling
13 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 105 (20.59%) Linux
2 37 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 34 (6.67%) Windows
4 32 (6.27%) Android
5 20 (3.92%) CentOS
6 19 (3.73%) UNIX
7 6 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Fedora
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (30.78%) OO
3 139 (27.25%) E-Commerce
4 132 (25.88%) Scrum
5 93 (18.24%) TDD
6 65 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 50 (9.80%) Web Development
8 45 (8.82%) BDD
9 42 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (6.86%) Kanban
11 33 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (6.08%) Open Source
12 31 (6.08%) Mentoring
13 29 (5.69%) Software Delivery
13 29 (5.69%) MVC
14 24 (4.71%) Project Management
15 23 (4.51%) Pair Programming
16 21 (4.12%) SDLC
16 21 (4.12%) Automation Testing
17 20 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 271 (53.14%) Java
2 158 (30.98%) JavaScript
3 148 (29.02%) C#
4 137 (26.86%) SQL
5 38 (7.45%) Python
6 31 (6.08%) C++
7 28 (5.49%) PHP
8 23 (4.51%) T-SQL
9 20 (3.92%) Ruby
10 17 (3.33%) Perl
11 15 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 15 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.37%) Scala
12 7 (1.37%) Go
13 6 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.78%) Haskell
15 4 (0.78%) Erlang
15 4 (0.78%) F#
Qualifications
1 50 (9.80%) Degree
2 21 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.94%) CCNP
4 13 (2.55%) ISEB
5 11 (2.16%) CCIP
6 5 (0.98%) CCIE
6 5 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.39%) CISSP
7 2 (0.39%) HND
7 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) MBA
8 1 (0.20%) PhD
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (14.12%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) Xen
3 3 (0.59%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) vCloud
4 1 (0.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.57%) Puppet
3 6 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.59%) Nagios
4 3 (0.59%) Cacti
5 1 (0.20%) StatsD
5 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (10.59%) Oracle
2 28 (5.49%) Cisco
3 24 (4.71%) Red Hat
4 22 (4.31%) Microsoft
5 18 (3.53%) Perforce
6 15 (2.94%) Facebook
7 14 (2.75%) Google
8 13 (2.55%) VMware
9 12 (2.35%) Twitter
10 11 (2.16%) F5
11 9 (1.76%) Adobe
12 8 (1.57%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.98%) ExactTarget
14 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.59%) TippingPoint
15 3 (0.59%) Juniper
15 3 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
15 3 (0.59%) Business Objects
16 2 (0.39%) Cognos
16 2 (0.39%) Apple
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable full bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified -Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: -Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Playtech
Salary: £55,000 + Bonus, plus excellent benefits and amazing company culture
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago