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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 433 467 361
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -106
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 204 176 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.85% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 187 152 239
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
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
20719 20737 21219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.62% 44.17% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17085 16708 17299
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
City of London +14 11 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hammersmith - 4 £120,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 348 (100.00%) Games
2 223 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (52.30%) Java
4 127 (36.49%) Scrum
5 115 (33.05%) E-Commerce
6 109 (31.32%) JavaScript
7 99 (28.45%) CSS
8 89 (25.57%) HTML
9 88 (25.29%) TDD
10 79 (22.70%) XML
11 78 (22.41%) Linux
12 71 (20.40%) Telecoms
13 66 (18.97%) Git (software)
14 63 (18.10%) JSP
15 60 (17.24%) Spring
16 58 (16.67%) Software Engineering
17 51 (14.66%) Online Betting
18 49 (14.08%) Finance
19 48 (13.79%) MongoDB
19 48 (13.79%) NoSQL
20 47 (13.51%) QA
20 47 (13.51%) OO
21 46 (13.22%) Maven
22 44 (12.64%) Banking
22 44 (12.64%) Kanban
23 41 (11.78%) JDBC
24 39 (11.21%) SQL
24 39 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
24 39 (11.21%) Neo4j
24 39 (11.21%) HTML5

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (10.63%) CMS
2 15 (4.31%) Node.js
3 12 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.01%) IIS
5 4 (1.15%) Apache
5 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.57%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.57%) nginx
7 2 (0.57%) SAS
7 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) Confluence
8 1 (0.29%) Lync
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (5.75%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (1.15%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.86%) MS Project
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.86%) Office 365
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.57%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.90%) Firewall
2 20 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (5.75%) Internet
3 18 (5.17%) OSPF
3 18 (5.17%) BGP
4 12 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (3.16%) LAN
6 7 (2.01%) MPLS
6 7 (2.01%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.15%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (0.86%) SSH
8 3 (0.86%) DNS
8 3 (0.86%) VoIP
9 2 (0.57%) HTTP
9 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.57%) SSL
10 1 (0.29%) SAN
10 1 (0.29%) DHCP
10 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 48 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 39 (11.21%) Neo4j
3 34 (9.77%) Hazelcast
4 30 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.87%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.72%) Redis
9 5 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.44%) OLTP
10 4 (1.15%) OLAP
10 4 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.15%) MySQL
10 4 (1.15%) OpenTSDB
11 3 (0.86%) Big Data
11 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 66 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 46 (13.22%) Maven
3 30 (8.62%) JIRA
4 23 (6.61%) Subversion
5 20 (5.75%) Cucumber
6 18 (5.17%) JUnit
7 16 (4.60%) Selenium
8 15 (4.31%) Grunt
9 10 (2.87%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.59%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.72%) FitNesse
12 5 (1.44%) Appium
13 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.15%) Ant
14 3 (0.86%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.86%) JMeter
15 2 (0.57%) Bugzilla
15 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.57%) PostSharp
16 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
General
1 348 (100.00%) Games
2 71 (20.40%) Telecoms
3 51 (14.66%) Online Betting
4 49 (14.08%) Finance
5 44 (12.64%) Banking
6 23 (6.61%) Marketing
7 10 (2.87%) Retail
8 5 (1.44%) Advertising
9 4 (1.15%) Publishing
9 4 (1.15%) Back Office
10 2 (0.57%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.57%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 139 (39.94%) Developer
2 61 (17.53%) Java Developer
3 36 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 32 (9.20%) Architect
5 26 (7.47%) Senior Manager
6 24 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
7 23 (6.61%) Technical Architect
8 19 (5.46%) Front-End Developer
9 18 (5.17%) Network Engineer
10 16 (4.60%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.60%) Development Manager
11 15 (4.31%) Head of Development
11 15 (4.31%) Head of Software Development
12 14 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.45%) Support Engineer
13 12 (3.45%) Games Developer
14 11 (3.16%) Programmer
14 11 (3.16%) Network Support Engineer
14 11 (3.16%) Network Support
15 10 (2.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (28.45%) CSS
2 89 (25.57%) HTML
3 79 (22.70%) XML
4 63 (18.10%) JSP
5 60 (17.24%) Spring
6 41 (11.78%) JDBC
7 39 (11.21%) HTML5
8 37 (10.63%) J2EE
9 34 (9.77%) .NET
9 34 (9.77%) XSL
9 34 (9.77%) XSLT
10 33 (9.48%) CSS3
11 32 (9.20%) ActiveMQ
12 30 (8.62%) Apache Camel
12 30 (8.62%) jQuery
13 29 (8.33%) Servlets
13 29 (8.33%) EJB
14 28 (8.05%) Web Services
14 28 (8.05%) JavaBeans
14 28 (8.05%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.33%) IPTV
3 24 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.32%) Social Gaming
5 18 (5.17%) Over-the-Top Content
6 17 (4.89%) N-Tier
6 17 (4.89%) Mobile Games
7 13 (3.74%) iPad
8 12 (3.45%) iPhone
9 11 (3.16%) Online Gambling
9 11 (3.16%) Mobile App
9 11 (3.16%) Online Banking
10 10 (2.87%) Social Media
11 7 (2.01%) Data Integration
11 7 (2.01%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.01%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.72%) Social Network
13 5 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
13 5 (1.44%) User Experience
13 5 (1.44%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 78 (22.41%) Linux
2 33 (9.48%) Apple iOS
3 32 (9.20%) Android
4 29 (8.33%) Windows
5 8 (2.30%) CentOS
5 8 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.72%) Fedora
8 5 (1.44%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.15%) UNIX
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (36.49%) Scrum
3 115 (33.05%) E-Commerce
4 88 (25.29%) TDD
5 58 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 47 (13.51%) OO
7 44 (12.64%) Kanban
8 39 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (9.20%) Web Development
11 30 (8.62%) Project Management
11 30 (8.62%) Content Management
12 28 (8.05%) Website Architecture
12 28 (8.05%) BDD
12 28 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (6.32%) Software Delivery
13 22 (6.32%) SDLC
14 21 (6.03%) Open Source
14 21 (6.03%) MVC
15 20 (5.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 182 (52.30%) Java
2 109 (31.32%) JavaScript
3 39 (11.21%) SQL
4 34 (9.77%) C#
4 34 (9.77%) Python
5 30 (8.62%) Ruby
6 22 (6.32%) PHP
7 16 (4.60%) ActionScript
8 15 (4.31%) C++
9 11 (3.16%) Perl
10 10 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.59%) Scala
11 9 (2.59%) ActionScript 3.0
12 7 (2.01%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.44%) F#
14 5 (1.44%) Clojure
14 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.44%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 33 (9.48%) Degree
2 20 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (4.89%) CCNP
4 16 (4.60%) ISEB
5 11 (3.16%) CCIP
6 9 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.59%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.86%) MBA
8 2 (0.57%) CISSP
8 2 (0.57%) PhD
8 2 (0.57%) CCIE
9 1 (0.29%) CCNA
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMP
9 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.51%) QA
2 11 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.30%) KVM
2 8 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.15%) RHEV
3 4 (1.15%) QEMU
4 3 (0.86%) iptables
4 3 (0.86%) Docker
5 2 (0.57%) Xen
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.29%) Snort
6 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.72%) Puppet
3 5 (1.44%) Nagios
4 4 (1.15%) SCCM
4 4 (1.15%) Zenoss
4 4 (1.15%) yum
4 4 (1.15%) Ansible
5 2 (0.57%) StatsD
5 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.57%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.29%) Nessus
6 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.29%) Graphite
6 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.29%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 25 (7.18%) Cisco
2 17 (4.89%) Oracle
3 16 (4.60%) Perforce
4 14 (4.02%) Facebook
5 12 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.16%) VMware
6 11 (3.16%) Google
6 11 (3.16%) F5
7 9 (2.59%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.72%) Twitter
9 5 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.44%) Adobe
10 4 (1.15%) NetApp
11 3 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.86%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.57%) IBM
13 1 (0.29%) Sun
13 1 (0.29%) HP
13 1 (0.29%) Dell
13 1 (0.29%) Avaya
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JPNG Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago