The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 12 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 15.22% 7.04% 3.37%
As % of the General category 36.84% 13.51% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
London

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

General Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 41.30% 52.11% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 37
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Games
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Games Salary Trend in Hammersmith

Games
Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 29 (59.18%) Marketing
2 25 (51.02%) Broadband
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 16 (32.65%) CSS
4 12 (24.49%) Java
5 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.41%) New Media
6 9 (18.37%) Game Development
7 8 (16.33%) Information Architecture
7 8 (16.33%) Axure RP
7 8 (16.33%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) Product Marketing
7 8 (16.33%) Publishing
7 8 (16.33%) CMS
7 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
7 8 (16.33%) User Experience
8 6 (12.24%) Python
9 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
10 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
10 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
10 4 (8.16%) Android
10 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
10 4 (8.16%) SQLAlchemy
10 4 (8.16%) Open Source
10 4 (8.16%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) Redis
10 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
10 4 (8.16%) Red Hat

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 8 (16.33%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (51.02%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.16%) Redis
1 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Axure RP
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (59.18%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Senior Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) User Experience Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Junior Games Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Junior
4 2 (4.08%) Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Games Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Product Owner
5 1 (2.04%) Copywriter
5 1 (2.04%) Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Graduate
5 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Product Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
1 16 (32.65%) CSS
2 8 (16.33%) Ajax
3 4 (8.16%) SQLAlchemy
3 4 (8.16%) REST
3 4 (8.16%) Flask
4 2 (4.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (4.08%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) New Media
2 8 (16.33%) User Experience
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Open Source
4 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.04%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Android
2 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Game Development
2 8 (16.33%) Product Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Information Architecture
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
3 4 (8.16%) OO
3 4 (8.16%) Scrum
3 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.16%) TDD
3 4 (8.16%) Android Development
3 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
4 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.08%) Lua
5 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (4.08%) UnrealScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
Hammersmith and Fulham
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