The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 33 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 3.77% -
As % of the General category - 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
98 60 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 39.20% 28.30% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 80 46 74
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
Hampshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Games
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Games Salary Trend in Farnborough

Games
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) MKS
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) MKS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle