The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iGaming over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iGaming
Rank 635 672 596
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -76
Permanent jobs citing iGaming 1 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.004% 0.026% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary - - £32,500
iGaming
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23754 27005 23060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.26% 53.78% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19479 22109 19015
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

iGaming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

iGaming Jobs Demand Trend in London

iGaming
Salary Trend in London

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

iGaming Salary Trend in London

iGaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing iGaming 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 iGaming.

1 22 (66.67%) Games
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) UNIX
4 12 (36.36%) Mobile Games
5 10 (30.30%) Firewall
5 10 (30.30%) MySQL
5 10 (30.30%) Perl
5 10 (30.30%) Python
5 10 (30.30%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) Ajax
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) PHP
7 7 (21.21%) Subversion
7 7 (21.21%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) Linux
7 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
7 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
7 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.21%) Time Management
8 6 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.18%) Java SE
8 6 (18.18%) SSH
8 6 (18.18%) Maven
8 6 (18.18%) Emacs
8 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.18%) JBoss
8 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.18%) Active Directory

iGaming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing iGaming 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 iGaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Fireworks
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) SSH
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) DMZ
3 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
2 6 (18.18%) Maven
2 6 (18.18%) Emacs
2 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.18%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) MI Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Head of Security
3 6 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.15%) iOS Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Games Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Games Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Ajax
2 6 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
2 6 (18.18%) Java SE
2 6 (18.18%) J2EE
2 6 (18.18%) SOAP
2 6 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) EJB
2 6 (18.18%) XML-RPC
2 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 5 (15.15%) iOS SDK
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
4 2 (6.06%) Sass
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) Flash
4 2 (6.06%) XHTML
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) DOM
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Mobile Games
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
4 5 (15.15%) Social Gaming
5 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 3 (9.09%) Online Games
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (15.15%) Android
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
1 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
1 7 (21.21%) Time Management
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) SEO
6 2 (6.06%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Design
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) Perl
2 10 (30.30%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) PHP
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
7 4 (12.12%) AWK
8 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) CISSP
2 6 (18.18%) MBA
2 6 (18.18%) CISA
2 6 (18.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
1 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Xen
3 3 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
1 3 (9.09%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) TippingPoint
1 4 (12.12%) VMware
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
1 4 (12.12%) Juniper
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe