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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 159 175 195
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Games 33 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the General category 2.89% 1.12% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 5
Median salary £38,625 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £95,736
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
1142 1163 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.27% 32.78% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 977 852 853
Median salary £42,500 £43,800 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £23,500 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Fareham - 10 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke -8 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Farnborough - 1 £21,500 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.94%) Linux
3 38 (52.78%) Web Development
4 35 (48.61%) Degree
5 33 (45.83%) PHP
5 33 (45.83%) MySQL
6 29 (40.28%) HTML
6 29 (40.28%) CSS
7 23 (31.94%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (26.39%) Docker
8 19 (26.39%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (26.39%) Big Data
8 19 (26.39%) Music Industry
9 18 (25.00%) HTML5
10 17 (23.61%) CSS3
10 17 (23.61%) Regular Expression
10 17 (23.61%) PHP 5
10 17 (23.61%) XPath
11 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (19.44%) SOLID
13 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
13 13 (18.06%) Ruby
14 12 (16.67%) OOP
14 12 (16.67%) Open Source
15 11 (15.28%) GitHub
16 10 (13.89%) Go
16 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
17 8 (11.11%) MVC
17 8 (11.11%) 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 19 (26.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) FastStats
1 1 (1.39%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) GitHub
2 6 (8.33%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Firewall
1 5 (6.94%) NetScreen
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.56%) BGP
2 4 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (4.17%) OSPF
4 2 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) 3G
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) MySQL
2 19 (26.39%) Big Data
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.39%) Appium
4 1 (1.39%) Bower
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) Grunt
4 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Music Industry
2 7 (9.72%) Marketing
2 7 (9.72%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 33 (45.83%) PHP Developer
2 33 (45.83%) Web Developer
3 28 (38.89%) PHP Web Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior PHP Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Graduate
5 8 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (9.72%) HTML Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Junior
7 6 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Graduate Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) CSS
1 29 (40.28%) HTML
2 18 (25.00%) HTML5
3 17 (23.61%) CSS3
3 17 (23.61%) Regular Expression
4 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
5 8 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (6.94%) .NET
6 5 (6.94%) Qt
6 5 (6.94%) WCF
6 5 (6.94%) WebSockets
7 4 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.56%) Node.js
7 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.17%) Code First Entity Framework
8 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.94%) Robotics
5 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.17%) Online Games
6 1 (1.39%) BBC
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.39%) FMCG
6 1 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.39%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Web Development
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.44%) SOLID
3 12 (16.67%) OOP
3 12 (16.67%) Open Source
4 8 (11.11%) MVC
4 8 (11.11%) Web Design
5 7 (9.72%) CRM
5 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.33%) Online Marketing
7 5 (6.94%) TDD
8 4 (5.56%) BDD
9 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.17%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.78%) OO
11 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
2 33 (45.83%) PHP
3 17 (23.61%) PHP 5
3 17 (23.61%) XPath
4 13 (18.06%) Ruby
5 10 (13.89%) Go
6 7 (9.72%) C++
6 7 (9.72%) SQL
7 6 (8.33%) C
8 5 (6.94%) C#
9 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.17%) Java
10 1 (1.39%) Delphi
10 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
10 1 (1.39%) Python
10 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) CCNP
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.17%) CCNA
3 3 (4.17%) JNCIA
3 3 (4.17%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.39%) APMP
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.39%) Kibana
1 1 (1.39%) logstash
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Cisco
1 5 (6.94%) Juniper
2 3 (4.17%) Brocade
2 3 (4.17%) Foundry
2 3 (4.17%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Zend
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.39%) Coremetrics
4 1 (1.39%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (1.39%) Facebook
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Sony
Whiteley, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago