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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 99 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% 1.70% 1.08%
As % of the General category 0.61% 3.99% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.70%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
493 552 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.67% 42.69% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 213 318 377
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Games
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Games Salary Trend in Glasgow

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile Games
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (31.25%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) SCCM
5 2 (12.50%) SCOM
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile Games
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Analytics
1 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Android Development
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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