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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 617 641 493
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -148
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 267 261 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.60% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 253 223 317
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
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 £77,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -6 172 £55,000 +4.76% 20
East of England +53 70 £39,000 -26.41% 1
West Midlands -8 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1
South East 0 6 £31,250 -23.31% 1
Yorkshire 0 5 £32,250 -15.13% 10
North West -6 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 530 (100.00%) Games
2 303 (57.17%) Java
3 231 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
4 180 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 166 (31.32%) C#
6 163 (30.75%) CSS
7 160 (30.19%) HTML
8 158 (29.81%) OO
9 138 (26.04%) SQL
10 135 (25.47%) Scrum
11 133 (25.09%) E-Commerce
12 102 (19.25%) Linux
13 98 (18.49%) Telecoms
13 98 (18.49%) Subversion
14 94 (17.74%) TDD
15 75 (14.15%) Online Betting
16 70 (13.21%) Spring
16 70 (13.21%) Git (software)
17 68 (12.83%) QA
18 67 (12.64%) XML
19 64 (12.08%) Finance
19 64 (12.08%) Software Engineering
19 64 (12.08%) HTML5
20 62 (11.70%) Web Development
21 51 (9.62%) Python
21 51 (9.62%) JSP
22 49 (9.25%) Degree
23 48 (9.06%) MongoDB
23 48 (9.06%) Apple iOS
23 48 (9.06%) CSS3

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (8.30%) CMS
2 24 (4.53%) Apache
2 24 (4.53%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (2.45%) Node.js
5 11 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (0.94%) IIS
7 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.38%) nginx
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 22 (4.15%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.51%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.13%) MS Project
5 5 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.75%) MS Office
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (0.57%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.09%) HTTP
2 26 (4.91%) Internet
3 25 (4.72%) Firewall
4 22 (4.15%) DNS
5 21 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (3.58%) OSPF
6 19 (3.58%) BGP
6 19 (3.58%) DHCP
7 12 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (2.26%) LAN
8 8 (1.51%) MPLS
8 8 (1.51%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.94%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.75%) SSL
11 3 (0.57%) SSH
12 2 (0.38%) SAN
13 1 (0.19%) VoIP
13 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.06%) MongoDB
2 47 (8.87%) NoSQL
3 36 (6.79%) Neo4j
4 31 (5.85%) Hazelcast
5 29 (5.47%) MySQL
5 29 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (4.53%) SQL Server
7 21 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.08%) Data Mining
9 10 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.51%) OLTP
11 6 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.13%) Redis
12 5 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.57%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 98 (18.49%) Subversion
2 70 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 38 (7.17%) Maven
4 35 (6.60%) JIRA
5 30 (5.66%) JUnit
6 27 (5.09%) Selenium
6 27 (5.09%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.26%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.08%) Grunt
10 8 (1.51%) Bugzilla
11 7 (1.32%) Ant
11 7 (1.32%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.32%) FitNesse
11 7 (1.32%) Calabash
12 5 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.57%) JMeter
13 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.57%) Axure RP
General
1 530 (100.00%) Games
2 98 (18.49%) Telecoms
3 75 (14.15%) Online Betting
4 64 (12.08%) Finance
5 43 (8.11%) Banking
6 31 (5.85%) Marketing
7 8 (1.51%) Retail
8 6 (1.13%) Advertising
9 5 (0.94%) Law
10 4 (0.75%) iGaming
10 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 279 (52.64%) Developer
2 75 (14.15%) Java Developer
3 68 (12.83%) Web Developer
4 59 (11.13%) Software Developer
5 34 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 29 (5.47%) Architect
6 29 (5.47%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.09%) Graduate
8 24 (4.53%) Analyst
9 23 (4.34%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (4.34%) Front-End Developer
10 22 (4.15%) Graduate Developer
10 22 (4.15%) Development Manager
10 22 (4.15%) Administrator
11 21 (3.96%) Senior Manager
11 21 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (3.96%) Network Engineer
11 21 (3.96%) Technical Architect
11 21 (3.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 21 (3.96%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (30.75%) CSS
2 160 (30.19%) HTML
3 70 (13.21%) Spring
4 67 (12.64%) XML
5 64 (12.08%) HTML5
6 51 (9.62%) JSP
7 48 (9.06%) CSS3
8 42 (7.92%) JDBC
9 41 (7.74%) jQuery
10 37 (6.98%) .NET
11 35 (6.60%) ActiveMQ
12 34 (6.42%) Apache Camel
13 31 (5.85%) XSL
13 31 (5.85%) XSLT
13 31 (5.85%) J2EE
14 30 (5.66%) Web Services
15 24 (4.53%) Java EE
16 21 (3.96%) Flash
16 21 (3.96%) Hibernate
17 17 (3.21%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 31 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.66%) IPTV
4 22 (4.15%) iPad
4 22 (4.15%) Social Gaming
5 19 (3.58%) Over-the-Top Content
6 15 (2.83%) iPhone
6 15 (2.83%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.83%) Mobile Games
7 14 (2.64%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.45%) Social Media
9 12 (2.26%) User Experience
10 11 (2.08%) Online Banking
11 10 (1.89%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.89%) Online Gambling
12 9 (1.70%) Augmented Reality
12 9 (1.70%) Animation
12 9 (1.70%) Replication
12 9 (1.70%) Clustering
13 8 (1.51%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.25%) Linux
2 48 (9.06%) Apple iOS
3 44 (8.30%) Android
4 35 (6.60%) Windows
5 21 (3.96%) CentOS
6 14 (2.64%) UNIX
7 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.38%) Fedora
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (29.81%) OO
3 135 (25.47%) Scrum
4 133 (25.09%) E-Commerce
5 94 (17.74%) TDD
6 64 (12.08%) Software Engineering
7 62 (11.70%) Web Development
8 45 (8.49%) BDD
9 38 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (6.98%) Kanban
11 36 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (6.79%) Mentoring
12 30 (5.66%) Open Source
12 30 (5.66%) MVC
13 29 (5.47%) Project Management
14 28 (5.28%) SOA
15 25 (4.72%) Software Delivery
16 24 (4.53%) SDLC
17 21 (3.96%) Test Automation
18 20 (3.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 303 (57.17%) Java
2 180 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 166 (31.32%) C#
4 138 (26.04%) SQL
5 51 (9.62%) Python
6 34 (6.42%) Ruby
7 33 (6.23%) PHP
7 33 (6.23%) C++
8 22 (4.15%) T-SQL
9 15 (2.83%) Objective-C
10 14 (2.64%) Perl
11 11 (2.08%) ActionScript
11 11 (2.08%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.08%) Go
12 10 (1.89%) Scala
13 7 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.13%) F#
14 6 (1.13%) Haskell
14 6 (1.13%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 49 (9.25%) Degree
2 23 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.21%) CCNP
4 14 (2.64%) ISEB
5 11 (2.08%) CCIP
6 6 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.94%) CCIE
7 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.57%) MBA
9 2 (0.38%) CISSP
9 2 (0.38%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) PhD
10 1 (0.19%) CCNA
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (12.83%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.57%) Xen
3 3 (0.57%) KVM
4 2 (0.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) iptables
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.32%) Puppet
3 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.38%) StatsD
4 2 (0.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) Cacti
5 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 47 (8.87%) Oracle
2 29 (5.47%) Cisco
3 22 (4.15%) Red Hat
4 19 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.21%) Perforce
5 17 (3.21%) Facebook
6 14 (2.64%) Google
7 11 (2.08%) F5
7 11 (2.08%) VMware
7 11 (2.08%) Adobe
8 10 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.89%) Twitter
9 5 (0.94%) ExactTarget
10 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.38%) Zend
13 1 (0.19%) TippingPoint
13 1 (0.19%) hybris
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £37k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 15 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago