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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 148 173 185
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 32 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.00% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the General category 3.13% 1.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 7
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,736
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South East

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
1023 1226 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.07% 33.34% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 861 949 896
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 13 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Basingstoke -3 11 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Fareham - 7 £35,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 42 (60.87%) Web Development
3 38 (55.07%) Linux
4 36 (52.17%) Degree
5 35 (50.72%) PHP
6 31 (44.93%) MySQL
7 30 (43.48%) CSS
8 27 (39.13%) HTML
9 22 (31.88%) Docker
9 22 (31.88%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (28.99%) Big Data
10 20 (28.99%) Music Industry
11 17 (24.64%) HTML5
11 17 (24.64%) SOLID
12 16 (23.19%) PHP 5
12 16 (23.19%) CSS3
12 16 (23.19%) Regular Expression
12 16 (23.19%) XPath
12 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
13 14 (20.29%) Open Source
14 13 (18.84%) GitHub
14 13 (18.84%) OOP
14 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
16 10 (14.49%) Go
17 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
17 9 (13.04%) Unix
17 9 (13.04%) MVC
18 8 (11.59%) Web Design

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 22 (31.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Marvel
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) FastStats
1 1 (1.45%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) GitHub
2 6 (8.70%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) BGP
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) NetScreen
2 2 (2.90%) OSPF
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) MySQL
2 20 (28.99%) Big Data
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.80%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Appium
4 1 (1.45%) Bower
4 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 20 (28.99%) Music Industry
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
3 7 (10.14%) Marketing
4 5 (7.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Developer
2 35 (50.72%) PHP Developer
3 34 (49.28%) Web Developer
4 29 (42.03%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Senior Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Senior PHP Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Graduate
7 8 (11.59%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 6 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Graduate Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) HTML Developer
9 5 (7.25%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Junior
10 4 (5.80%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) CSS
2 27 (39.13%) HTML
3 17 (24.64%) HTML5
4 16 (23.19%) CSS3
4 16 (23.19%) Regular Expression
5 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (7.25%) Qt
7 5 (7.25%) WebSockets
8 4 (5.80%) .NET
8 4 (5.80%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (5.80%) WCF
8 4 (5.80%) XML
9 2 (2.90%) Ajax
9 2 (2.90%) jQuery
9 2 (2.90%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (2.90%) REST
10 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.45%) Node.js
10 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.25%) Robotics
5 3 (4.35%) Online Games
6 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.45%) FMCG
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Web Development
2 17 (24.64%) SOLID
3 14 (20.29%) Open Source
4 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) OOP
5 9 (13.04%) MVC
6 8 (11.59%) Web Design
7 7 (10.14%) CRM
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.70%) Online Marketing
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.90%) Manual Testing
10 2 (2.90%) OO
10 2 (2.90%) TDD
11 1 (1.45%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.45%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.45%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.72%) PHP
3 16 (23.19%) PHP 5
3 16 (23.19%) XPath
4 10 (14.49%) Go
5 8 (11.59%) Ruby
6 7 (10.14%) SQL
7 6 (8.70%) C++
8 5 (7.25%) C
9 4 (5.80%) C#
10 3 (4.35%) PHP 7
10 3 (4.35%) Python
11 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.45%) Java
11 1 (1.45%) Perl
11 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (52.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CCNP
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) CCNA
3 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
3 2 (2.90%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.45%) Kibana
1 1 (1.45%) logstash
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Google
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (2.90%) Brocade
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) Foundry
3 2 (2.90%) Juniper
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.45%) Coremetrics
4 1 (1.45%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ignite Digital Talent
Salary: £30k - £50k per annum + 15% bonus, flex Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Andover
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago