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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 8 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 15.91% 6.76% 3.09%
As % of the General category 35.90% 13.16% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £82,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -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
39 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 44.32% 51.35% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 41
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £63,000
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 22 October 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 22 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 (61.70%) Marketing
2 25 (53.19%) Broadband
3 16 (34.04%) HTML
3 16 (34.04%) CSS
4 10 (21.28%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) New Media
5 9 (19.15%) Game Development
6 8 (17.02%) Axure RP
6 8 (17.02%) Information Architecture
6 8 (17.02%) Product Marketing
6 8 (17.02%) Publishing
6 8 (17.02%) CMS
6 8 (17.02%) Ajax
6 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
6 8 (17.02%) User Experience
7 6 (12.77%) Linux
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.77%) Python
8 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
9 4 (8.51%) Android
9 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
9 4 (8.51%) SQLAlchemy
9 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.51%) Redis
9 4 (8.51%) Android Development
9 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
9 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (17.02%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Redis
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Axure RP
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (61.70%) Marketing
2 8 (17.02%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Senior Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Digital Project Manager
2 8 (17.02%) User Experience Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Junior
4 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Programmer
4 2 (4.26%) Games Programmer
4 2 (4.26%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (4.26%) Product Owner
4 2 (4.26%) Junior Games Programmer
5 1 (2.13%) Copywriter
5 1 (2.13%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Product Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) HTML
1 16 (34.04%) CSS
2 8 (17.02%) Ajax
3 4 (8.51%) SQLAlchemy
3 4 (8.51%) REST
3 4 (8.51%) Flask
4 2 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (4.26%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) New Media
2 8 (17.02%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.26%) E-Learning
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.13%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Android
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Game Development
2 8 (17.02%) Information Architecture
2 8 (17.02%) Product Marketing
3 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.51%) Android Development
4 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Scrum
5 2 (4.26%) OO
5 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.26%) TDD
5 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Java
1 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) Python
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
4 2 (4.26%) UnrealScript
4 2 (4.26%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (4.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
Hammersmith and Fulham
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