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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 58 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Games 33 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.34% 1.97% 1.82%
As % of the General category 11.00% 4.42% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
Median salary £49,000 £58,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.59% +60.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,300 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £65,000 £46,000
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
300 430 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.36% 44.61% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 210 353 274
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Cheltenham -6 9 £49,000 +8.88% 2
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Games.

1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (80.49%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (70.73%) Mentoring
3 28 (68.29%) C
4 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
5 24 (58.54%) DV Cleared
5 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
6 23 (56.10%) Coaching
7 22 (53.66%) Java
8 20 (48.78%) C++
9 18 (43.90%) C#
9 18 (43.90%) Python
10 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
10 15 (36.59%) Objective-C
10 15 (36.59%) User Stories
11 14 (34.15%) Reverse Engineering
12 13 (31.71%) Big Data
13 12 (29.27%) Mobile Development
13 12 (29.27%) Android
13 12 (29.27%) Spring
13 12 (29.27%) Hibernate
13 12 (29.27%) HTML
13 12 (29.27%) J2EE
13 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
13 12 (29.27%) EJB
14 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
15 9 (21.95%) Java EE
15 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
15 9 (21.95%) MODAF
15 9 (21.95%) SysML

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 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.63%) Apache Pig
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.44%) Maya
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
1 6 (14.63%) HTTPS
1 6 (14.63%) SSL
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Big Data
2 6 (14.63%) Apache Hive
2 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Test Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Integration Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Systems Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Software Integration Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Test Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Junior
6 5 (12.20%) Junior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) C++/Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) EJB
1 12 (29.27%) Hibernate
1 12 (29.27%) HTML
1 12 (29.27%) J2EE
1 12 (29.27%) Spring
2 9 (21.95%) Java EE
2 9 (21.95%) STL
3 7 (17.07%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) iPhone
2 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
2 6 (14.63%) Physics
2 6 (14.63%) Social Media
2 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
3 5 (12.20%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.44%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Android
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows
4 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (80.49%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (70.73%) Mentoring
3 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
4 23 (56.10%) Coaching
5 15 (36.59%) User Stories
6 14 (34.15%) Reverse Engineering
7 12 (29.27%) Mobile Development
8 9 (21.95%) MODAF
8 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
8 9 (21.95%) SysML
8 9 (21.95%) TOGAF
8 9 (21.95%) UML
9 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (17.07%) OO
11 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.63%) OOP
11 6 (14.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 20 (48.78%) C++
4 18 (43.90%) C#
4 18 (43.90%) Python
5 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 15 (36.59%) Objective-C
6 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 3 (7.32%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) DV Cleared
1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) CCNA
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) GIAC
2 8 (19.51%) Linux+ Certification
2 8 (19.51%) MCSE
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.51%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (19.51%) SANS
2 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
2 8 (19.51%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.32%) Dell
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: up to £45K depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire College
Salary: Graduates up to £23k per annum plus PGCE - Qualified Lecturers competitive salary plus generous annual leave
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire College
Posted: 11 days ago