The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Isle of Wight region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 7 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 11.11% - 20.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Isle of Wight region.

General Category
Isle of Wight
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 11.11% 4.65% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in the Isle of Wight

Games
Salary Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Games Salary Trend in the Isle of Wight

Games
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Isle of Wight region citing 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 Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox

Games
Top Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Isle of Wight region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++