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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 9 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 29 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 18.47% - 0.94%
As % of the General category 38.16% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 48.41% 16.00% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 13
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,700 £16,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,011 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 May 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 27 (93.10%) Cisco
1 27 (93.10%) IBM
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
1 27 (93.10%) Google
2 17 (58.62%) ITIL
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Citrix
3 15 (51.72%) XenApp
3 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
4 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
4 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 10 (34.48%) DNS
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (34.48%) IIS
5 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
5 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
5 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
5 10 (34.48%) Puppet
6 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.24%) Software Packaging
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) Python

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (34.48%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Gradle
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (51.72%) Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Software Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) Software Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
1 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Python
1 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) XenApp
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
1 27 (93.10%) IBM
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
1 27 (93.10%) Google
2 15 (51.72%) Citrix
3 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 up to £23,790 per annum for exceptional candidates
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £26,988 to £30,194 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 14 days ago