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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 37 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 14 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.62% - 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.79% - 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £39,000 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 - £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £53,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.96% +32.50%
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
143 121 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.19% 44.98% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 97 101
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Online Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) OO
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) .NET
5 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
6 10 (55.56%) WebGL
6 10 (55.56%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) WebSockets
6 10 (55.56%) WebKit
6 10 (55.56%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Clustering
10 2 (11.11%) Replication
10 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) Selenium
10 2 (11.11%) Subversion
11 1 (5.56%) Web Development
11 1 (5.56%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) JIRA

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Database Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Database Architect
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
2 11 (61.11%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) WebGL
3 10 (55.56%) CSS3
3 10 (55.56%) WebSockets
3 10 (55.56%) WebKit
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) HND
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft