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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 642 524 409
Rank change year-on-year
-118 -115
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 230 355 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.04% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 193 287 567
Average salary £52,500 £45,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+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
34164 34017 37205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.23% 33.45% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27033 27659 31648
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 -84 181 £52,500 +10.52% 35
East of England -4 16 £53,000 +63.07% 2
North West -14 13 £35,000 +29.62% 3
Yorkshire -47 7 - - 1
South East -26 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North East - 4 £30,000 -
West Midlands -11 2 £24,000 -27.27% 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 551 (100.00%) Games
2 191 (34.66%) Java
3 128 (23.23%) Linux
4 125 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 113 (20.51%) HTML
7 110 (19.96%) SQL
8 102 (18.51%) Scrum
9 93 (16.88%) CSS
10 87 (15.79%) E-Commerce
11 83 (15.06%) Marketing
12 78 (14.16%) OO
13 76 (13.79%) HTML5
14 73 (13.25%) MVC
15 71 (12.89%) XML
16 67 (12.16%) TDD
17 65 (11.80%) QA
18 63 (11.43%) Oracle
18 63 (11.43%) .NET
19 60 (10.89%) Telecoms
19 60 (10.89%) jQuery
19 60 (10.89%) Degree
20 57 (10.34%) MySQL
20 57 (10.34%) Apache
21 56 (10.16%) Windows
22 54 (9.80%) SQL Server
22 54 (9.80%) CSS3
23 53 (9.62%) C#
24 52 (9.44%) ASP.NET
24 52 (9.44%) Finance

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 57 (10.34%) Apache
2 50 (9.07%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.63%) CMS
4 15 (2.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 14 (2.54%) Node.js
6 12 (2.18%) nginx
7 10 (1.81%) SAS
7 10 (1.81%) Drupal
8 6 (1.09%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.09%) IIS
8 6 (1.09%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.91%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.36%) DNN
11 2 (0.36%) WordPress
11 2 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.36%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.18%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (2.72%) MS Project
5 7 (1.27%) MS Office
6 5 (0.91%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.91%) S-PLUS
6 5 (0.91%) SPSS
7 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.27%) GitHub
2 16 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.36%) Google App Engine
4 11 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.99%) HTTP
2 40 (7.26%) Internet
3 38 (6.90%) DNS
4 23 (4.17%) DHCP
4 23 (4.17%) Firewall
5 18 (3.27%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.72%) Wireshark
7 11 (2.00%) LDAP
8 10 (1.81%) SAN
9 9 (1.63%) VPN
10 8 (1.45%) SMTP
10 8 (1.45%) SSL
11 7 (1.27%) Network Security
11 7 (1.27%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.27%) WAN
12 6 (1.09%) LAN
13 5 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.91%) IPv4
14 3 (0.54%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.34%) MySQL
2 54 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 50 (9.07%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 40 (7.26%) MongoDB
6 39 (7.08%) NoSQL
6 39 (7.08%) RDBMS
7 33 (5.99%) Hadoop
8 27 (4.90%) OLTP
8 27 (4.90%) Neo4j
9 26 (4.72%) Big Data
9 26 (4.72%) DB2
10 25 (4.54%) DataStage
10 25 (4.54%) Apache Hive
10 25 (4.54%) Oracle ODI
11 24 (4.36%) OLAP
11 24 (4.36%) Oracle OLAP
12 18 (3.27%) Cognos Impromptu
13 16 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (5.44%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.90%) Selenium
2 27 (4.90%) Subversion
3 26 (4.72%) JIRA
4 23 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 21 (3.81%) JUnit
6 19 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 16 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.36%) Maven
8 13 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (2.36%) Xcode
9 12 (2.18%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.18%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.18%) Grunt
10 11 (2.00%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.45%) Hudson
12 7 (1.27%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.09%) Bugzilla
14 5 (0.91%) Axure RP
15 4 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 551 (100.00%) Games
2 83 (15.06%) Marketing
3 60 (10.89%) Telecoms
4 52 (9.44%) Finance
5 45 (8.17%) Online Betting
6 24 (4.36%) Retail
7 11 (2.00%) Publishing
8 7 (1.27%) iGaming
8 7 (1.27%) Banking
8 7 (1.27%) Advertising
9 3 (0.54%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.36%) Danish Language
10 2 (0.36%) French Language
10 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 250 (45.37%) Developer
2 57 (10.34%) Analyst
3 52 (9.44%) Web Developer
4 48 (8.71%) Java Developer
5 31 (5.63%) Senior Developer
6 29 (5.26%) Administrator
7 27 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
8 25 (4.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 24 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
9 24 (4.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 23 (4.17%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 21 (3.81%) .NET Developer
11 21 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
11 21 (3.81%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 21 (3.81%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 21 (3.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.63%) Tester
13 19 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (3.27%) Data Analyst
14 18 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (20.51%) HTML
2 93 (16.88%) CSS
3 76 (13.79%) HTML5
4 71 (12.89%) XML
5 63 (11.43%) .NET
6 60 (10.89%) jQuery
7 54 (9.80%) CSS3
8 52 (9.44%) ASP.NET
9 43 (7.80%) SOAP
10 42 (7.62%) JSON
11 40 (7.26%) Spring
11 40 (7.26%) Ajax
12 37 (6.72%) Flash
13 36 (6.53%) Web Services
14 35 (6.35%) JSP
15 27 (4.90%) XSLT
16 23 (4.17%) Java EE
17 21 (3.81%) RESTful
18 18 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (3.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.53%) iPad
2 42 (7.62%) Social Media
3 39 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 32 (5.81%) Mobile App
5 29 (5.26%) iPhone
6 26 (4.72%) Mathematics
7 23 (4.17%) Social Gaming
8 16 (2.90%) Visualisation
9 14 (2.54%) Client/Server
10 13 (2.36%) Blog
11 12 (2.18%) Mobile Games
11 12 (2.18%) Blackberry
11 12 (2.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (2.18%) Web 2.0
12 11 (2.00%) Open Source
12 11 (2.00%) New Media
12 11 (2.00%) W3C
13 8 (1.45%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.45%) Video on Demand
13 8 (1.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 128 (23.23%) Linux
2 56 (10.16%) Windows
3 48 (8.71%) UNIX
4 42 (7.62%) Android
4 42 (7.62%) CentOS
5 23 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (1.81%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (18.51%) Scrum
3 87 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 78 (14.16%) OO
5 73 (13.25%) MVC
6 67 (12.16%) TDD
7 48 (8.71%) Unit Testing
8 47 (8.53%) Web Development
9 45 (8.17%) Analytics
10 42 (7.62%) Project Management
10 42 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (7.44%) Software Engineering
11 41 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (7.08%) DevOps
12 39 (7.08%) ETL
13 33 (5.99%) Game Development
14 31 (5.63%) OOP
15 30 (5.44%) Multithreading
16 27 (4.90%) Dimensional Modelling
17 24 (4.36%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 191 (34.66%) Java
2 114 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 110 (19.96%) SQL
4 53 (9.62%) C#
5 39 (7.08%) Python
6 31 (5.63%) Scala
6 31 (5.63%) Perl
7 27 (4.90%) Ruby
7 27 (4.90%) Bash Shell
8 26 (4.72%) PHP
9 20 (3.63%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 14 (2.54%) C++
11 14 (2.54%) F#
12 12 (2.18%) ActionScript
12 12 (2.18%) XPath
13 10 (1.81%) R
14 8 (1.45%) AWK
14 8 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
14 8 (1.45%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (10.89%) Degree
2 11 (2.00%) PhD
3 10 (1.81%) ISEB
3 10 (1.81%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.09%) MBA
5 3 (0.54%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.18%) HND
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.80%) QA
2 18 (3.27%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.18%) VMware ESX
3 11 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.45%) vSphere
4 8 (1.45%) KVM
5 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
6 1 (0.18%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (4.17%) Puppet
2 13 (2.36%) Nagios
3 12 (2.18%) Opsview
4 11 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.81%) Munin
5 10 (1.81%) Cobbler
6 3 (0.54%) Cacti
7 2 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.36%) collectd
7 2 (0.36%) Ansible
7 2 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 63 (11.43%) Oracle
2 42 (7.62%) Red Hat
3 40 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 35 (6.35%) VMware
5 29 (5.26%) IBM
6 26 (4.72%) Google
7 25 (4.54%) Sybase
7 25 (4.54%) Informatica
8 23 (4.17%) Talend
9 22 (3.99%) Facebook
10 21 (3.81%) Cisco
11 19 (3.45%) Twitter
12 15 (2.72%) F5
12 15 (2.72%) Splunk
13 12 (2.18%) Symbian
14 7 (1.27%) Tableau
14 7 (1.27%) HP
14 7 (1.27%) Juniper
14 7 (1.27%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.27%) JBoss
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £25 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £5k Car Allow + Bonus to 30%
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago