The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 38 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.22% 7.23% 0.60%
As % of the General category 8.20% 28.81% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £23,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

General Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 27.11% 25.11% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 29
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of job ads across the Exeter region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Games
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Exeter region.

Games Salary Trend in Exeter

Games
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Django
3 2 (28.57%) SQLite
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) IT Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) IT Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Android Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Android Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Game Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware