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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 104 82 100
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.39% 1.79% 1.23%
As % of the General category 0.89% 3.91% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Median salary £35,000 £30,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -26.21%
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
560 562 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.96% 45.69% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 222 341 416
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 25 July 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 9 (42.86%) SQL
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Mobile Games
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Actionable Recommendations
4 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) SCCM
5 4 (19.05%) SCOM
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.52%) JSON

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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile Games
1 5 (23.81%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Analytics
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Android Development
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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