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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 148 177 187
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Games 38 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.10% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the General category 3.44% 0.80% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 7
Median salary £39,750 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.50% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,200 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £91,104
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
1105 1132 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.09% 31.19% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 946 798 913
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Fareham - 9 £35,000 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £21,500 -
Basingstoke -13 4 - - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 38 (52.05%) Linux
2 38 (52.05%) Web Development
3 35 (47.95%) MySQL
4 33 (45.21%) CSS
4 33 (45.21%) HTML
5 32 (43.84%) PHP
6 29 (39.73%) Degree
7 22 (30.14%) HTML5
7 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (28.77%) CSS3
9 18 (24.66%) Big Data
9 18 (24.66%) Docker
9 18 (24.66%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (24.66%) Music Industry
10 17 (23.29%) Regular Expression
10 17 (23.29%) XPath
10 17 (23.29%) PHP 5
11 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
12 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
12 13 (17.81%) SOLID
12 13 (17.81%) Ruby
12 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (16.44%) OOP
14 10 (13.70%) .NET
14 10 (13.70%) Go
14 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
15 9 (12.33%) Open Source
16 8 (10.96%) Web Design
16 8 (10.96%) Ruby on Rails

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 18 (24.66%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.48%) WordPress
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) GitHub
2 4 (5.48%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Firewall
1 5 (6.85%) NetScreen
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) BGP
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 3 (4.11%) OSPF
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) 3G
5 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) MySQL
2 18 (24.66%) Big Data
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Appium
4 1 (1.37%) Bower
4 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.37%) Grunt
4 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) NUnit
4 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.66%) Music Industry
2 5 (6.85%) Military
3 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) Web Developer
3 28 (38.36%) PHP Developer
4 25 (34.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Junior
6 10 (13.70%) Junior Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Web Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Junior Web Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Graduate
8 8 (10.96%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (9.59%) HTML Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Graduate Web Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Junior PHP Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Junior PHP Web Developer
11 5 (6.85%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) CSS
1 33 (45.21%) HTML
2 22 (30.14%) HTML5
3 21 (28.77%) CSS3
4 17 (23.29%) Regular Expression
5 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
6 10 (13.70%) .NET
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (6.85%) Qt
8 5 (6.85%) WCF
8 5 (6.85%) WebSockets
9 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.48%) Node.js
9 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.11%) Code First Entity Framework
10 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.85%) Robotics
5 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.11%) Online Games
6 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.37%) BBC
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.05%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Unix
3 6 (8.22%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.37%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Web Development
2 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) SOLID
3 12 (16.44%) OOP
4 9 (12.33%) Open Source
5 8 (10.96%) Web Design
6 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.48%) BDD
8 4 (5.48%) Change Management
8 4 (5.48%) CRM
8 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.48%) Manual Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Online Marketing
8 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 32 (43.84%) PHP
3 17 (23.29%) PHP 5
3 17 (23.29%) XPath
4 13 (17.81%) Ruby
5 10 (13.70%) Go
6 6 (8.22%) C
6 6 (8.22%) C#
6 6 (8.22%) C++
6 6 (8.22%) SQL
7 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.11%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) Delphi
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) APMP
2 4 (5.48%) CCNP
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) CCNA
3 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
3 3 (4.11%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.37%) Kibana
1 1 (1.37%) logstash
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Cisco
1 5 (6.85%) Juniper
2 3 (4.11%) Brocade
2 3 (4.11%) Foundry
2 3 (4.11%) VMware
3 2 (2.74%) Citrix
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) Sony
Petersfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Posted: 10 days ago