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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 32 25
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 8.05% 10.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 16.36% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 36 28
Median salary - £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £33,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.46%

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
64 220 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 40.76% 49.22% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 187 122
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) Games
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 8 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java