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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 92 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.35% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.27% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
491 365 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.70% 44.35% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 440 326 252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Games
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £31,500 - 1
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Ninject
3 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 3 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Game Development
5 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Ninject
1 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) DOM
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Games
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Game Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago