The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 39 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.54% 5.73% -
As % of the General category 1.35% 18.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

General Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 40.00% 31.21% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 66 43 52
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -30.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Games Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath