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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 700 576 413
Rank change year-on-year
-124 -163
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 166 303 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.75% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 148 275 535
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.83% +21.25%
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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -82 140 £50,000 - 28
South East 0 8 £35,000 -27.83% 1
East of England -17 7 £42,000 -20.75% 1
North West -3 5 £34,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -11 4 £25,000 -24.24%
South West - 1 £72,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 377 (100.00%) Games
2 190 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (30.24%) Java
4 102 (27.06%) Scrum
5 99 (26.26%) E-Commerce
6 94 (24.93%) HTML
7 85 (22.55%) JavaScript
7 85 (22.55%) Linux
8 74 (19.63%) QA
9 72 (19.10%) CSS
9 72 (19.10%) SQL
10 64 (16.98%) HTML5
11 63 (16.71%) Oracle
12 55 (14.59%) Spring
12 55 (14.59%) Telecoms
13 49 (13.00%) Software Engineering
14 48 (12.73%) UNIX
14 48 (12.73%) XML
14 48 (12.73%) Degree
15 47 (12.47%) TDD
16 46 (12.20%) JSP
16 46 (12.20%) Flash
17 44 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (11.41%) .NET
18 43 (11.41%) C#
19 42 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
19 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
20 41 (10.88%) Relational Database
21 40 (10.61%) Marketing
22 39 (10.34%) Android

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (6.37%) Apache
2 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.12%) IIS
3 6 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.59%) MS Project Server
4 5 (1.33%) CMS
5 3 (0.80%) WordPress
6 2 (0.53%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.53%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.27%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) nginx
7 1 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 19 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 16 (4.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (3.18%) MS Project
4 6 (1.59%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.06%) MS Office
6 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.06%) Google App Engine
1 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.06%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.27%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.57%) TCP/IP
1 21 (5.57%) Internet
2 14 (3.71%) DNS
3 11 (2.92%) DHCP
4 10 (2.65%) HTTP
4 10 (2.65%) LAN
4 10 (2.65%) SAN
5 8 (2.12%) Network Security
6 7 (1.86%) Firewall
6 7 (1.86%) LDAP
7 6 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.33%) IPv4
9 3 (0.80%) NetScreen
9 3 (0.80%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.53%) SMTP
10 2 (0.53%) SSL
11 1 (0.27%) VPN
11 1 (0.27%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
2 41 (10.88%) Relational Database
3 37 (9.81%) SQL Server
3 37 (9.81%) RDBMS
4 32 (8.49%) MySQL
5 25 (6.63%) OLTP
5 25 (6.63%) NoSQL
6 24 (6.37%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.04%) DB2
8 18 (4.77%) DataStage
8 18 (4.77%) Neo4j
8 18 (4.77%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (3.98%) OLAP
9 15 (3.98%) Oracle OLAP
10 14 (3.71%) Hazelcast
11 10 (2.65%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.86%) Big Data
13 6 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.33%) QlikView
15 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.16%) JUnit
2 27 (7.16%) JIRA
3 25 (6.63%) Selenium
4 17 (4.51%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.24%) Maven
5 16 (4.24%) WebDriver
6 15 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.98%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (3.45%) Mercurial
7 13 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 13 (3.45%) Subversion
8 11 (2.92%) Bugzilla
9 10 (2.65%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.65%) LoadRunner
9 10 (2.65%) JMeter
9 10 (2.65%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.39%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.59%) NUnit
12 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 377 (100.00%) Games
2 55 (14.59%) Telecoms
3 40 (10.61%) Marketing
4 30 (7.96%) Finance
5 28 (7.43%) Online Betting
6 16 (4.24%) Retail
7 15 (3.98%) Banking
8 9 (2.39%) Advertising
9 5 (1.33%) Publishing
10 4 (1.06%) Back Office
11 3 (0.80%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.27%) iGaming
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 172 (45.62%) Developer
2 60 (15.92%) Java Developer
3 29 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 28 (7.43%) Senior Developer
5 25 (6.63%) Analyst
6 24 (6.37%) Project Manager
7 23 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (6.10%) Front-End Developer
8 22 (5.84%) Administrator
9 21 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (5.04%) Architect
11 18 (4.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 18 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (4.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 16 (4.24%) J2EE Developer
13 16 (4.24%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.98%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
15 14 (3.71%) Linux Administrator
15 14 (3.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 14 (3.71%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (24.93%) HTML
2 72 (19.10%) CSS
3 64 (16.98%) HTML5
4 55 (14.59%) Spring
5 48 (12.73%) XML
6 46 (12.20%) JSP
6 46 (12.20%) Flash
7 43 (11.41%) .NET
8 36 (9.55%) jQuery
8 36 (9.55%) CSS3
9 35 (9.28%) SOAP
10 29 (7.69%) Java EE
11 26 (6.90%) ASP.NET
12 24 (6.37%) REST
13 21 (5.57%) Web Services
14 20 (5.31%) JDBC
14 20 (5.31%) J2EE
15 18 (4.77%) JSON
16 17 (4.51%) WCF
16 17 (4.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.75%) iPad
3 29 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.10%) Open Source
5 19 (5.04%) User Experience
6 17 (4.51%) Social Media
6 17 (4.51%) N-Tier
7 16 (4.24%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.98%) Social Gaming
8 15 (3.98%) Data Structures
9 13 (3.45%) Data Integration
9 13 (3.45%) W3C
10 10 (2.65%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.65%) Visualisation
11 9 (2.39%) Physics
12 8 (2.12%) Blog
13 7 (1.86%) New Media
14 6 (1.59%) Flash Games
14 6 (1.59%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 85 (22.55%) Linux
2 48 (12.73%) UNIX
3 39 (10.34%) Android
4 25 (6.63%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.24%) Windows
6 12 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.33%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.33%) CentOS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (27.06%) Scrum
3 99 (26.26%) E-Commerce
4 49 (13.00%) Software Engineering
5 47 (12.47%) TDD
6 38 (10.08%) Game Development
7 35 (9.28%) Project Management
7 35 (9.28%) OO
8 33 (8.75%) ETL
8 33 (8.75%) Mentoring
9 30 (7.96%) Kanban
10 27 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (6.37%) Dimensional Modelling
12 23 (6.10%) BDD
13 22 (5.84%) Test Automation
13 22 (5.84%) Business Analysis
14 21 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (5.31%) MVC
16 18 (4.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (30.24%) Java
2 85 (22.55%) JavaScript
3 72 (19.10%) SQL
4 43 (11.41%) C#
5 21 (5.57%) Python
6 20 (5.31%) Bash Shell
7 16 (4.24%) PHP
8 14 (3.71%) ActionScript
8 14 (3.71%) Perl
9 12 (3.18%) ActionScript 3.0
10 11 (2.92%) Lua
11 10 (2.65%) C++
12 9 (2.39%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.86%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.06%) F#
15 4 (1.06%) Scala
16 3 (0.80%) Ruby
16 3 (0.80%) Haskell
16 3 (0.80%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 48 (12.73%) Degree
2 23 (6.10%) ISEB
3 10 (2.65%) RHCE
4 8 (2.12%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.59%) MBA
6 5 (1.33%) PCI QSA
7 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) HND
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (19.63%) QA
2 9 (2.39%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) Nmap
2 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.53%) KVM
3 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) Cacti
1 5 (1.33%) Nagios
2 4 (1.06%) Puppet
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.53%) Ansible
4 2 (0.53%) Nessus
5 1 (0.27%) Salt
5 1 (0.27%) Opsview
5 1 (0.27%) Graphite
5 1 (0.27%) collectd
Vendors
1 63 (16.71%) Oracle
2 22 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.31%) IBM
4 19 (5.04%) Red Hat
5 18 (4.77%) Informatica
5 18 (4.77%) Sybase
6 15 (3.98%) Talend
7 14 (3.71%) Twitter
8 12 (3.18%) Google
8 12 (3.18%) ATG
9 9 (2.39%) Netezza
10 8 (2.12%) Facebook
10 8 (2.12%) Cisco
11 7 (1.86%) Perforce
11 7 (1.86%) VMware
12 6 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.59%) Juniper
13 5 (1.33%) DoubleClick
14 4 (1.06%) Tableau
15 3 (0.80%) Adobe
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ireland, Bedfordshire
Pentasia Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago