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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 31 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 39 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.55% 5.64% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.31% 12.68% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 1
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -21.13%
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
213 142 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 46.71% 44.51% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 184 125 92
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

Online Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) Games
2 40 (75.47%) HTML
2 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
2 40 (75.47%) CSS
3 35 (66.04%) AngularJS
3 35 (66.04%) Kendo UI
3 35 (66.04%) TypeScript
3 35 (66.04%) Front End Development
4 26 (49.06%) Web Development
5 14 (26.42%) HTML5
5 14 (26.42%) CSS3
6 11 (20.75%) iGaming
7 10 (18.87%) SoapUI
7 10 (18.87%) BDD
7 10 (18.87%) QA
7 10 (18.87%) Selenium
7 10 (18.87%) Java
8 8 (15.09%) SQL
8 8 (15.09%) C#
8 8 (15.09%) TDD
8 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Subversion
9 6 (11.32%) OO
10 4 (7.55%) Android
10 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.77%) Cocoa
11 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Animation
11 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
1 10 (18.87%) SoapUI
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Calabash
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
General
1 53 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (20.75%) iGaming
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (54.72%) HTML Developer
4 27 (50.94%) Web Developer
5 26 (49.06%) HTML CSS Developer
5 26 (49.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (43.40%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (15.09%) QA Tester
7 8 (15.09%) Tester
8 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.77%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (75.47%) CSS
1 40 (75.47%) HTML
2 35 (66.04%) AngularJS
2 35 (66.04%) Kendo UI
3 14 (26.42%) CSS3
3 14 (26.42%) HTML5
4 2 (3.77%) Cocoa
4 2 (3.77%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (3.77%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Animation
1 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Android
1 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Front End Development
2 26 (49.06%) Web Development
3 10 (18.87%) BDD
4 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
4 8 (15.09%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Android Development
6 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
2 35 (66.04%) TypeScript
3 10 (18.87%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA