The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / Hampshire
Rank 130 175 157
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -18
Permanent jobs citing Games 33 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 0.31% 1.14%
As % of the General category 3.43% 1.07% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 36
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,250 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
961 938 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.22% 28.66% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 775 775 756
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Games
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Hampshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Games
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +28 19 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Basingstoke +1 8 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Fareham - 3 £25,000 - 4
Eastleigh - 2 £50,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) PHP
3 27 (42.19%) Docker
4 24 (37.50%) Web Development
5 23 (35.94%) Linux
5 23 (35.94%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (34.38%) MySQL
7 21 (32.81%) Big Data
7 21 (32.81%) SOLID
8 19 (29.69%) MVC
9 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (25.00%) CSS
10 16 (25.00%) Retail
10 16 (25.00%) Music Industry
11 15 (23.44%) HTML
12 14 (21.88%) OOP
12 14 (21.88%) XPath
12 14 (21.88%) PHP 5
12 14 (21.88%) CSS3
12 14 (21.88%) Regular Expression
12 14 (21.88%) HTML5
12 14 (21.88%) PHP 7
13 13 (20.31%) Degree
14 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.75%) .NET
15 11 (17.19%) C#
16 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
16 10 (15.63%) TDD
16 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (35.94%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Marvel
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) FastStats
1 1 (1.56%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.38%) Basecamp
3 5 (7.81%) GitHub
4 4 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.56%) Responsys
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) BGP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) NetScreen
2 1 (1.56%) OSPF
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) MySQL
2 21 (32.81%) Big Data
3 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (10.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.13%) Redis
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) DB2
7 1 (1.56%) Endeca
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Maven
2 7 (10.94%) Vagrant
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) Moq
5 2 (3.13%) NUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (25.00%) Music Industry
1 16 (25.00%) Retail
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (75.00%) Developer
2 27 (42.19%) PHP Developer
3 19 (29.69%) PHP Web Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Web Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.69%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) CSS
2 15 (23.44%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) CSS3
3 14 (21.88%) HTML5
3 14 (21.88%) Regular Expression
4 12 (18.75%) .NET
5 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (14.06%) WCF
7 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 8 (12.50%) Spring
8 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.69%) REST
10 3 (4.69%) XML
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.13%) RESTful
11 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) FMCG
3 1 (1.56%) iSeries
3 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Web Development
3 21 (32.81%) SOLID
4 19 (29.69%) MVC
5 14 (21.88%) OOP
6 10 (15.63%) TDD
7 9 (14.06%) BDD
7 9 (14.06%) OO
7 9 (14.06%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.81%) CQRS
8 5 (7.81%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (7.81%) Open Source
9 4 (6.25%) CRM
9 4 (6.25%) DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) OO PHP
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
10 3 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.69%) Kanban
10 3 (4.69%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 27 (42.19%) PHP
3 14 (21.88%) PHP 5
3 14 (21.88%) PHP 7
3 14 (21.88%) XPath
4 11 (17.19%) C#
5 9 (14.06%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Go
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) CCNP
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
2 1 (1.56%) MCAD
2 1 (1.56%) MCP
2 1 (1.56%) MCSD
2 1 (1.56%) MCTS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) GCP
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) VMware
2 4 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) Coremetrics
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) Brocade
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (1.56%) Facebook
4 1 (1.56%) Foundry
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Juniper
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20155 - £33140 per annum + 50 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + 50 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + 50 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago