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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 34 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.12% - -
As % of the General category 44.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
76 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 44.97% 19.35% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 18
Average salary £39,326 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.98% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £49,355 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing 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 Games.

1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
1 30 (85.71%) IBM
1 30 (85.71%) VMware
1 30 (85.71%) Google
2 20 (57.14%) ITIL
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (42.86%) Citrix
3 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 15 (42.86%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 15 (42.86%) XenApp
3 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Puppet
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 10 (28.57%) DNS
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (28.57%) IIS
5 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
6 5 (14.29%) Gradle
6 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 5 (14.29%) Git (software)

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Gradle
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Administrator
1 15 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Software Configuration Manager
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
1 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) ITIL
2 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.29%) Python
1 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) XenApp
2 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
1 30 (85.71%) IBM
1 30 (85.71%) VMware
1 30 (85.71%) Google
2 15 (42.86%) Citrix
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
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