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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 97 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.04% 0.88% 1.19%
As % of the General category 2.47% 1.83% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 16
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,050 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £56,750 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
526 600 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.01% 47.96% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 254 403 372
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £33,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 May 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 6 (28.57%) Mobile Games
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) SCCM
5 5 (23.81%) SCOM
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile Games
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Content Development
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Game Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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