The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Tester
Rank 656 610 -
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Games Tester
England

Games Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Games Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Games Tester Salary Trend in London

Games Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Games Tester Salary Histogram in London

Games Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Games Tester in their job title 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 with Games Tester in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
5 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Online Gambling
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) PowerHouse
6 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Flash
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

Games Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Games Tester in their job title 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 with Games Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Online Gambling
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Kinect
2 1 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Process Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) PowerHouse
4 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft