The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
Online Games
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
427 410 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.85% 37.04% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 341 332 306
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Online Games
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Kent

Online Games
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 4 £30,000 -
Online Games
South East

Online Games
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Junior
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript