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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 1 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Games 40 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 40.00% 4.81% 8.42%
As % of the General category 74.07% 11.63% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
54 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 54.00% 41.35% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 37
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,000 £47,500
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 21 August 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (57.78%) Marketing
2 25 (55.56%) Broadband
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 8 (17.78%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
4 8 (17.78%) Publishing
4 8 (17.78%) CMS
4 8 (17.78%) Ajax
4 8 (17.78%) Product Marketing
4 8 (17.78%) Information Architecture
4 8 (17.78%) Axure RP
5 7 (15.56%) New Media
6 6 (13.33%) Game Development
7 5 (11.11%) C
7 5 (11.11%) C++
7 5 (11.11%) STL
7 5 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 5 (11.11%) Social Network
7 5 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (8.89%) SQL
8 4 (8.89%) Linux
8 4 (8.89%) Python
8 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.89%) Android

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (17.78%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.89%) Redis
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Axure RP
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (57.78%) Marketing
2 8 (17.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
1 8 (17.78%) Digital Project Manager
1 8 (17.78%) User Experience Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Senior Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Graphics Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
7 1 (2.22%) Copywriter
7 1 (2.22%) Graduate
7 1 (2.22%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Product Development Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) HTML
1 16 (35.56%) CSS
2 8 (17.78%) Ajax
3 5 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (11.11%) STL
4 4 (8.89%) SQLAlchemy
4 4 (8.89%) REST
4 4 (8.89%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) New Media
2 5 (11.11%) Social Network
2 5 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
1 4 (8.89%) Android
1 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Product Marketing
1 8 (17.78%) Information Architecture
2 6 (13.33%) Game Development
3 4 (8.89%) Android Development
3 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
3 4 (8.89%) Scrum
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Java
1 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) C
2 5 (11.11%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Red Hat