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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 12 1 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 14.86% 43.01% 4.90%
As % of the General category 35.48% 75.47% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 5
Average salary £51,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £82,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
31 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 41.89% 56.99% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 34
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Law
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Microservices
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Online Games
4 4 (36.36%) Semantic Web
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Mockito
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Redis
4 4 (36.36%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) B2B
4 4 (36.36%) B2C
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Mockito
General
1 7 (63.64%) Law
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Ajax
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) CSS3
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Online Games
1 4 (36.36%) Semantic Web
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Microservices
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) B2B
2 4 (36.36%) B2C
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python