The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 12 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 54 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.17% - 4.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.21% - 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 0 13
Average salary £39,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
Online Games
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
173 95 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 48.60% 41.67% 48.11%
Number of salaries quoted 167 84 133
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Online Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Ipswich region.

Online Games Salary Trend in Ipswich

Online Games
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Online Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 117 (100.00%) Games
2 109 (93.16%) C#
3 97 (82.91%) Java
4 88 (75.21%) OO
5 66 (56.41%) SQL
6 61 (52.14%) Subversion
7 55 (47.01%) HTML
7 55 (47.01%) CSS
8 53 (45.30%) JavaScript
9 24 (20.51%) Web Development
10 21 (17.95%) Mentoring
11 20 (17.09%) Python
12 15 (12.82%) Android
12 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
13 14 (11.97%) HTML5
13 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
14 13 (11.11%) SOA
14 13 (11.11%) Ruby
14 13 (11.11%) Scrum
15 12 (10.26%) C++
15 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (10.26%) CSS3
15 12 (10.26%) Go
16 9 (7.69%) Cucumber
16 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (7.69%) QA
16 9 (7.69%) Selenium
16 9 (7.69%) Performance Testing
17 8 (6.84%) JIRA

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 61 (52.14%) Subversion
2 9 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 9 (7.69%) Selenium
3 8 (6.84%) Calabash
3 8 (6.84%) SoapUI
3 8 (6.84%) JIRA
3 8 (6.84%) JUnit
3 8 (6.84%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.85%) Capybara
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) RSpec
General
1 117 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (84.62%) Developer
2 44 (37.61%) Web Developer
3 43 (36.75%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.53%) Graduate
4 17 (14.53%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Test Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Tester
6 8 (6.84%) QA Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) QA Tester
6 8 (6.84%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Automated Tester
6 8 (6.84%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (5.98%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (5.98%) iOS Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Architect
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (47.01%) HTML
1 55 (47.01%) CSS
2 14 (11.97%) HTML5
3 12 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (10.26%) CSS3
4 7 (5.98%) Cocoa
4 7 (5.98%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (5.98%) Core Animation
5 5 (4.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.85%) WebKit
6 1 (0.85%) WebGL
6 1 (0.85%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Animation
1 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.27%) Replication
2 5 (4.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Android
1 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (75.21%) OO
2 24 (20.51%) Web Development
3 21 (17.95%) Mentoring
4 13 (11.11%) SOA
4 13 (11.11%) Scrum
5 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
6 8 (6.84%) BDD
7 7 (5.98%) Android Development
7 7 (5.98%) iOS Development
7 7 (5.98%) Mobile Development
8 5 (4.27%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.42%) People Management
9 4 (3.42%) Game Development
10 1 (0.85%) DevOps
10 1 (0.85%) SDLC
10 1 (0.85%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (0.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.16%) C#
2 97 (82.91%) Java
3 66 (56.41%) SQL
4 53 (45.30%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.09%) Python
6 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
7 13 (11.11%) Ruby
8 12 (10.26%) Go
8 12 (10.26%) C++
9 7 (5.98%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.98%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft