The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 468 349 239
Rank change year-on-year
-119 -110
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 167 296 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.45% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 143 261 579
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in London

Online Games
Salary Trend in London

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

Online Games Salary Trend in London

Online Games
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Online Games Salary Histogram in London

Online Games
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
City of London -18 18 £52,500 +12.90% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 427 (100.00%) Games
2 214 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (33.49%) Java
4 98 (22.95%) Linux
5 93 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (21.08%) Scrum
7 83 (19.44%) JavaScript
8 79 (18.50%) HTML
9 70 (16.39%) E-Commerce
10 69 (16.16%) OO
11 68 (15.93%) SQL
12 61 (14.29%) QA
13 60 (14.05%) CSS
14 58 (13.58%) XML
15 57 (13.35%) Data Warehouse
16 56 (13.11%) TDD
17 55 (12.88%) HTML5
18 54 (12.65%) Marketing
19 50 (11.71%) iPad
19 50 (11.71%) Oracle
20 49 (11.48%) Relational Database
21 48 (11.24%) Android
22 47 (11.01%) Degree
23 46 (10.77%) Telecoms
24 45 (10.54%) MVC
24 45 (10.54%) Flash
25 44 (10.30%) ETL
25 44 (10.30%) Unit Testing
26 43 (10.07%) jQuery
26 43 (10.07%) UNIX

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 37 (8.67%) Apache
2 33 (7.73%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.58%) nginx
3 11 (2.58%) Node.js
4 9 (2.11%) SAS
4 9 (2.11%) Drupal
5 6 (1.41%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.41%) CMS
5 6 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.17%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.47%) DNN
8 2 (0.47%) WordPress
8 2 (0.47%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (7.96%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (3.28%) MS Project
4 6 (1.41%) MS Office
5 5 (1.17%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.17%) SPSS
6 4 (0.94%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.94%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.45%) GitHub
2 16 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.04%) Google App Engine
4 11 (2.58%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.34%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.70%) PaaS
9 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.26%) Internet
2 23 (5.39%) HTTP
3 18 (4.22%) DNS
4 17 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.98%) Firewall
5 12 (2.81%) LDAP
6 10 (2.34%) DHCP
6 10 (2.34%) Network Security
7 7 (1.64%) SMTP
7 7 (1.64%) SSL
7 7 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.17%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (1.17%) IPv4
10 3 (0.70%) NetScreen
11 1 (0.23%) MPLS
11 1 (0.23%) SSH
11 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.23%) VPN
11 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.35%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 43 (10.07%) MySQL
4 39 (9.13%) RDBMS
5 38 (8.90%) MongoDB
6 36 (8.43%) NoSQL
7 34 (7.96%) SQL Server
8 31 (7.26%) Neo4j
9 30 (7.03%) Hadoop
10 29 (6.79%) Oracle ODI
10 29 (6.79%) DB2
10 29 (6.79%) DataStage
11 27 (6.32%) OLTP
12 26 (6.09%) Oracle OLAP
12 26 (6.09%) OLAP
13 24 (5.62%) Apache Hive
14 21 (4.92%) Big Data
15 18 (4.22%) Cognos Impromptu
16 16 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (3.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 31 (7.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (5.85%) JUnit
4 15 (3.51%) Subversion
4 15 (3.51%) Maven
5 14 (3.28%) Mercurial
5 14 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.04%) Selenium
6 13 (3.04%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.58%) JIRA
7 11 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.34%) Xcode
9 9 (2.11%) Grunt
10 5 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.17%) Hudson
10 5 (1.17%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.94%) PostSharp
12 3 (0.70%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.70%) Ant
General
1 427 (100.00%) Games
2 54 (12.65%) Marketing
3 46 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 34 (7.96%) Finance
5 25 (5.85%) Retail
6 24 (5.62%) Online Betting
7 9 (2.11%) Advertising
8 7 (1.64%) iGaming
9 6 (1.41%) Banking
10 3 (0.70%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.47%) French Language
11 2 (0.47%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 211 (49.41%) Developer
2 48 (11.24%) Analyst
3 46 (10.77%) Java Developer
4 31 (7.26%) Web Developer
5 29 (6.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 28 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 26 (6.09%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 22 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (5.15%) Front-End Developer
9 19 (4.45%) Database Developer
10 18 (4.22%) Architect
10 18 (4.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (3.98%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (3.75%) Data Analyst
12 16 (3.75%) J2EE Developer
13 14 (3.28%) Software Engineer
13 14 (3.28%) Software Developer
13 14 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (18.50%) HTML
2 60 (14.05%) CSS
3 58 (13.58%) XML
4 55 (12.88%) HTML5
5 45 (10.54%) Flash
6 43 (10.07%) jQuery
7 42 (9.84%) JSP
8 39 (9.13%) Spring
9 33 (7.73%) CSS3
10 31 (7.26%) JSON
11 28 (6.56%) Ajax
12 27 (6.32%) XSLT
13 23 (5.39%) Web Services
14 22 (5.15%) SOAP
14 22 (5.15%) .NET
15 21 (4.92%) Java EE
16 20 (4.68%) J2EE
17 15 (3.51%) Struts
17 15 (3.51%) RESTful
17 15 (3.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (11.71%) iPad
3 29 (6.79%) Social Media
4 28 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 24 (5.62%) iPhone
6 23 (5.39%) Social Gaming
6 23 (5.39%) Mobile App
7 22 (5.15%) User Experience
8 21 (4.92%) Mathematics
9 13 (3.04%) W3C
10 11 (2.58%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.58%) Data Integration
11 10 (2.34%) New Media
11 10 (2.34%) Open Source
11 10 (2.34%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.34%) Web 2.0
12 9 (2.11%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (2.11%) Mobile Games
12 9 (2.11%) Visualisation
12 9 (2.11%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.95%) Linux
2 48 (11.24%) Android
3 43 (10.07%) UNIX
4 32 (7.49%) Windows
5 25 (5.85%) Apple iOS
6 24 (5.62%) CentOS
7 13 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.34%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (2.11%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.11%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (21.08%) Scrum
3 70 (16.39%) E-Commerce
4 69 (16.16%) OO
5 56 (13.11%) TDD
6 45 (10.54%) MVC
7 44 (10.30%) ETL
7 44 (10.30%) Unit Testing
8 41 (9.60%) Software Engineering
8 41 (9.60%) Project Management
8 41 (9.60%) Analytics
9 38 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (8.43%) DevOps
11 35 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (7.49%) Game Development
13 31 (7.26%) Dimensional Modelling
14 26 (6.09%) Multithreading
14 26 (6.09%) Mentoring
15 25 (5.85%) OOP
16 21 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (33.49%) Java
2 83 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 68 (15.93%) SQL
4 35 (8.20%) Python
5 29 (6.79%) C#
6 28 (6.56%) Scala
7 24 (5.62%) Ruby
8 21 (4.92%) Perl
9 20 (4.68%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.75%) Objective-C
11 15 (3.51%) PHP
11 15 (3.51%) ActionScript
12 14 (3.28%) F#
13 10 (2.34%) ActionScript 3.0
13 10 (2.34%) XPath
14 9 (2.11%) Lua
14 9 (2.11%) R
15 8 (1.87%) Clojure
16 7 (1.64%) AWK
16 7 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (11.01%) Degree
2 11 (2.58%) PhD
3 9 (2.11%) ISEB
3 9 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.41%) MBA
5 3 (0.70%) PCI QSA
6 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.11%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.64%) KVM
4 1 (0.23%) Docker
4 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (4.68%) Puppet
2 15 (3.51%) Nagios
3 11 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.58%) Opsview
4 9 (2.11%) Cobbler
4 9 (2.11%) Munin
5 4 (0.94%) Cacti
6 2 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.47%) collectd
6 2 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (11.71%) Oracle
2 33 (7.73%) IBM
3 32 (7.49%) VMware
4 29 (6.79%) Sybase
4 29 (6.79%) Informatica
5 27 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 26 (6.09%) Google
6 26 (6.09%) Talend
7 22 (5.15%) Microsoft
8 21 (4.92%) Facebook
9 18 (4.22%) Cisco
10 14 (3.28%) Splunk
11 12 (2.81%) F5
11 12 (2.81%) Twitter
12 10 (2.34%) Symbian
13 7 (1.64%) Tableau
13 7 (1.64%) Netezza
14 6 (1.41%) JBoss
14 6 (1.41%) Lotus
14 6 (1.41%) HP
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