The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 76 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Games 36 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.05% 0.51% 0.61%
As % of the General category 10.11% 1.33% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 7
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
356 375 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.20% 38.50% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 290 308 443
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Games
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Games Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Games
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Games
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 4 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Cheltenham - 1 £65,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Games.

1 62 (84.93%) Cybersecurity
2 60 (82.19%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (78.08%) C
3 57 (78.08%) Mentoring
4 56 (76.71%) Software Engineering
4 56 (76.71%) Security Cleared
5 53 (72.60%) DV Cleared
6 52 (71.23%) Coaching
7 45 (61.64%) Java
8 42 (57.53%) C++
9 41 (56.16%) C#
10 39 (53.42%) Python
10 39 (53.42%) Objective-C
11 35 (47.95%) Reverse Engineering
12 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
13 28 (38.36%) STL
13 28 (38.36%) Multithreading
13 28 (38.36%) Android
13 28 (38.36%) Java EE
13 28 (38.36%) Big Data
13 28 (38.36%) User Stories
14 27 (36.99%) Mobile Development
14 27 (36.99%) Spring
14 27 (36.99%) J2EE
14 27 (36.99%) WebLogic
14 27 (36.99%) EJB
14 27 (36.99%) Hibernate
15 26 (35.62%) Linux
16 24 (32.88%) MCSE
16 24 (32.88%) Security+ Certification

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 27 (36.99%) WebLogic
2 16 (21.92%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.11%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) 3ds Max
1 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (4.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.11%) Maya
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Firewall
1 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.07%) HTTP
2 11 (15.07%) HTTPS
2 11 (15.07%) SSL
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) Avaya Modular Messaging
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) Big Data
2 16 (21.92%) Apache Hive
2 16 (21.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.11%) Military
1 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Consultant
1 19 (26.03%) Software Consultant
2 18 (24.66%) Software Test Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) Test Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Java Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Platform Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Software Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Test Consultant
5 10 (13.70%) Developer
6 9 (12.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Python Software Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Requirements Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Software Integration Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) Java EE
1 28 (38.36%) STL
2 27 (36.99%) EJB
2 27 (36.99%) Hibernate
2 27 (36.99%) J2EE
2 27 (36.99%) Spring
3 17 (23.29%) HTML
4 11 (15.07%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) CSS
5 3 (4.11%) Flash
5 3 (4.11%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) .NET
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.37%) LINQ
6 1 (1.37%) MFC
6 1 (1.37%) Node.js
6 1 (1.37%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (15.07%) iPhone
1 11 (15.07%) Visualisation
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.85%) Physics
4 3 (4.11%) Animation
4 3 (4.11%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.11%) SCORM
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Social Media
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Android
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
3 18 (24.66%) Windows
4 17 (23.29%) Apple iOS
5 12 (16.44%) Unix
6 11 (15.07%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (84.93%) Cybersecurity
2 60 (82.19%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (78.08%) Mentoring
4 56 (76.71%) Software Engineering
5 52 (71.23%) Coaching
6 35 (47.95%) Reverse Engineering
7 28 (38.36%) Multithreading
7 28 (38.36%) User Stories
8 27 (36.99%) Mobile Development
9 24 (32.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 24 (32.88%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (16.44%) MODAF
10 12 (16.44%) SysML
10 12 (16.44%) TOGAF
10 12 (16.44%) UML
11 11 (15.07%) Android Development
11 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
11 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (15.07%) iOS Development
11 11 (15.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (78.08%) C
2 45 (61.64%) Java
3 42 (57.53%) C++
4 41 (56.16%) C#
5 39 (53.42%) Objective-C
5 39 (53.42%) Python
6 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.44%) Perl
7 12 (16.44%) VB
8 11 (15.07%) SQL
9 10 (13.70%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.37%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 56 (76.71%) Security Cleared
2 53 (72.60%) DV Cleared
3 24 (32.88%) CCNA
3 24 (32.88%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (32.88%) CISSP
3 24 (32.88%) CompTIA Security+
3 24 (32.88%) GIAC
3 24 (32.88%) Linux+ Certification
3 24 (32.88%) MCSE
3 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (32.88%) Network+ Certification
3 24 (32.88%) SANS
3 24 (32.88%) Security+ Certification
3 24 (32.88%) SSCP
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Atlassian
1 11 (15.07%) Cisco
2 3 (4.11%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) Kenexa
3 1 (1.37%) Avaya
3 1 (1.37%) Hitachi
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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