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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / Hampshire
Rank 128 168 159
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -9
Permanent jobs citing Games 30 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.48% 1.11%
As % of the General category 3.40% 1.58% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 37
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £70,500 £42,500
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
883 1014 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.03% 30.60% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 737 835 839
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Basingstoke +10 12 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Southampton - 10 £37,500 - 1
Fareham - 3 £25,000 -
Lyndhurst - 2 £28,500 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £42,500 - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £50,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (47.62%) JavaScript
1 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) PHP
3 25 (39.68%) MVC
3 25 (39.68%) Docker
4 24 (38.10%) MySQL
4 24 (38.10%) Web Development
5 21 (33.33%) CSS
5 21 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (31.75%) HTML
7 19 (30.16%) Linux
7 19 (30.16%) HTML5
7 19 (30.16%) CSS3
7 19 (30.16%) Big Data
7 19 (30.16%) SOLID
8 17 (26.98%) OOP
9 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
9 16 (25.40%) .NET
10 15 (23.81%) C#
10 15 (23.81%) OO
10 15 (23.81%) Retail
10 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (22.22%) Regular Expression
11 14 (22.22%) PHP 7
11 14 (22.22%) Music Industry
11 14 (22.22%) XPath
11 14 (22.22%) PHP 5
11 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.63%) BDD

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 21 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Basecamp
4 2 (3.17%) GitHub
5 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) MySQL
2 19 (30.16%) Big Data
3 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
4 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.17%) Redis
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) Endeca
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Maven
2 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.94%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.17%) Moq
6 2 (3.17%) NUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (23.81%) Retail
2 14 (22.22%) Music Industry
3 10 (15.87%) Finance
4 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) PHP Developer
3 21 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 18 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
4 18 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 15 (23.81%) .NET Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Agile Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.76%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) CSS
2 20 (31.75%) HTML
3 19 (30.16%) CSS3
3 19 (30.16%) HTML5
4 16 (25.40%) .NET
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (22.22%) Regular Expression
6 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (20.63%) WCF
7 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
8 8 (12.70%) Spring
9 5 (7.94%) Node.js
10 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (4.76%) Laravel
11 3 (4.76%) React
11 3 (4.76%) REST
11 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) MVC
3 24 (38.10%) Web Development
4 19 (30.16%) SOLID
5 17 (26.98%) OOP
6 15 (23.81%) OO
7 13 (20.63%) BDD
7 13 (20.63%) TDD
7 13 (20.63%) Web Application Development
8 9 (14.29%) CQRS
8 9 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (6.35%) DevOps
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) OO PHP
9 4 (6.35%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.76%) Kanban
10 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.17%) Open Source
11 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.27%) PHP
3 15 (23.81%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) PHP 5
4 14 (22.22%) PHP 7
4 14 (22.22%) XPath
5 9 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Go
7 2 (3.17%) Python
7 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCAD
2 1 (1.59%) MCP
2 1 (1.59%) MCSD
2 1 (1.59%) MCTS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) VMware
2 3 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Coremetrics
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum + bonus + private healthcare + pension +
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lyndhurst
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago