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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 145 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 39 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.18% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the General category 3.70% 1.11% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 14
Median salary £35,000 £22,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -43.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,650 £52,600
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
1054 1171 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.97% 32.04% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 893 923 1048
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +10 16 £35,000 +59.09% 3
Farnborough - 11 £21,500 -
Fareham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Petersfield - 3 £40,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (49.09%) MySQL
2 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 25 (45.45%) Web Development
3 23 (41.82%) CSS
3 23 (41.82%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (36.36%) PHP
6 16 (29.09%) Degree
6 16 (29.09%) HTML5
6 16 (29.09%) CSS3
7 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
7 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (21.82%) Ruby
9 11 (20.00%) Music Industry
9 11 (20.00%) PHP 5
9 11 (20.00%) XPath
9 11 (20.00%) Docker
9 11 (20.00%) Big Data
9 11 (20.00%) Regular Expression
9 11 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
11 9 (16.36%) .NET
11 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.36%) Go
12 7 (12.73%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (12.73%) Web Design
13 6 (10.91%) Unix
13 6 (10.91%) OOP

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 11 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) WordPress
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
1 4 (7.27%) NetScreen
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) BGP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) OSPF
3 1 (1.82%) 3G
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) MySQL
2 11 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Music Industry
2 6 (10.91%) Electronics
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 15 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 13 (23.64%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Junior
6 11 (20.00%) Junior Developer
7 10 (18.18%) Junior Web Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Graduate
8 7 (12.73%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (10.91%) HTML Developer
10 5 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
10 5 (9.09%) Junior PHP Web Developer
10 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
11 4 (7.27%) Graduate Web Developer
11 4 (7.27%) MySQL Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Programme Manager
11 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 23 (41.82%) CSS
3 16 (29.09%) CSS3
3 16 (29.09%) HTML5
4 11 (20.00%) Regular Expression
5 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 9 (16.36%) .NET
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.27%) Qt
8 4 (7.27%) WebSockets
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.45%) Code First Entity Framework
9 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.45%) RESTful
9 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.27%) Robotics
5 3 (5.45%) Online Games
6 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.82%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Android
4 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Web Development
2 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Web Design
4 6 (10.91%) Line Management
4 6 (10.91%) OOP
4 6 (10.91%) Project Management
4 6 (10.91%) SOLID
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) MVC
6 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.45%) BDD
7 3 (5.45%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.64%) OO
8 2 (3.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (36.36%) PHP
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 11 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 11 (20.00%) XPath
5 9 (16.36%) Go
6 5 (9.09%) C
6 5 (9.09%) C++
7 4 (7.27%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) Delphi
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) APMP
2 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.64%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco
1 4 (7.27%) Juniper
2 2 (3.64%) Brocade
2 2 (3.64%) Citrix
2 2 (3.64%) Foundry
2 2 (3.64%) VMware
2 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Sony
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Training Room
Salary: Training course that once completed will lead to permanent employment
Posted: 23 days ago