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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 472 417 347
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -70
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 163 263 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.15% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 145 221 264
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +26.86%
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
19802 22954 20393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.34% 46.46% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 18468 16636
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -10 21 £61,000 +28.42% 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 304 (100.00%) Games
2 202 (66.45%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (45.39%) Java
4 117 (38.49%) E-Commerce
5 114 (37.50%) Scrum
6 86 (28.29%) QA
7 76 (25.00%) TDD
8 74 (24.34%) Telecoms
9 70 (23.03%) Spring
10 66 (21.71%) Linux
10 66 (21.71%) JavaScript
10 66 (21.71%) HTML
11 64 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 62 (20.39%) SQL
13 61 (20.07%) Online Betting
14 49 (16.12%) BDD
14 49 (16.12%) CSS
15 47 (15.46%) Software Engineering
16 45 (14.80%) OO
17 41 (13.49%) Finance
18 40 (13.16%) XML
19 39 (12.83%) Oracle
20 38 (12.50%) REST
21 37 (12.17%) Computer Science
22 36 (11.84%) Open Source
22 36 (11.84%) JDBC
23 35 (11.51%) Degree
24 34 (11.18%) Banking
24 34 (11.18%) Apple iOS
24 34 (11.18%) Kanban

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 7 (2.30%) CMS
2 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (1.32%) Apache
4 2 (0.66%) IIS
4 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.66%) Node.js
5 1 (0.33%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Drupal
5 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.63%) MS Office
3 7 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.32%) MS Project
6 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.33%) GitHub
2 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.92%) HTTP
2 17 (5.59%) Internet
3 9 (2.96%) LAN
3 9 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.96%) Firewall
3 9 (2.96%) SAN
4 6 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.97%) OSPF
4 6 (1.97%) BGP
5 5 (1.64%) EIGRP
5 5 (1.64%) DNS
5 5 (1.64%) MPLS
6 2 (0.66%) DHCP
6 2 (0.66%) SSL
6 2 (0.66%) SSH
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.20%) MongoDB
1 31 (10.20%) NoSQL
2 20 (6.58%) Neo4j
2 20 (6.58%) Hazelcast
3 16 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.62%) MySQL
6 6 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.97%) Big Data
7 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.99%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.66%) Informix
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.33%) Redis
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.54%) JIRA
3 24 (7.89%) Selenium
4 22 (7.24%) Subversion
5 20 (6.58%) Maven
6 17 (5.59%) WebDriver
7 16 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.61%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.61%) JUnit
9 13 (4.28%) JMeter
10 10 (3.29%) Bugzilla
10 10 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (3.29%) LoadRunner
11 9 (2.96%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.63%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.63%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.30%) FitNesse
14 6 (1.97%) NUnit
15 5 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
16 4 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 304 (100.00%) Games
2 74 (24.34%) Telecoms
3 61 (20.07%) Online Betting
4 41 (13.49%) Finance
5 34 (11.18%) Banking
6 27 (8.88%) Marketing
7 5 (1.64%) Advertising
7 5 (1.64%) Retail
8 3 (0.99%) iGaming
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 137 (45.07%) Developer
2 71 (23.36%) Java Developer
3 29 (9.54%) Senior Developer
4 25 (8.22%) Analyst
4 25 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.58%) Development Manager
7 18 (5.92%) Agile Project Manager
8 16 (5.26%) iOS Developer
9 12 (3.95%) Designer
9 12 (3.95%) Software Developer
9 12 (3.95%) Web Developer
10 10 (3.29%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.29%) Test Engineer
10 10 (3.29%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (2.96%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (2.96%) Administrator
11 9 (2.96%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.96%) Games Developer
12 8 (2.63%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (23.03%) Spring
2 66 (21.71%) HTML
3 49 (16.12%) CSS
4 40 (13.16%) XML
5 38 (12.50%) REST
6 36 (11.84%) JDBC
7 32 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 25 (8.22%) HTML5
8 25 (8.22%) ActiveMQ
9 24 (7.89%) Apache Camel
9 24 (7.89%) JSP
10 22 (7.24%) SOAP
11 20 (6.58%) Web Services
11 20 (6.58%) .NET
11 20 (6.58%) Flash
12 19 (6.25%) XSL
12 19 (6.25%) XSLT
13 16 (5.26%) Ajax
14 15 (4.93%) Java EE
14 15 (4.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.84%) Open Source
3 31 (10.20%) iPad
4 29 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (8.55%) Mobile App
6 18 (5.92%) iPhone
7 15 (4.93%) Social Media
8 14 (4.61%) N-Tier
9 13 (4.28%) Mobile Games
9 13 (4.28%) Augmented Reality
9 13 (4.28%) Social Gaming
10 10 (3.29%) User Experience
10 10 (3.29%) Data Integration
11 9 (2.96%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.96%) IPTV
12 8 (2.63%) Online Gambling
12 8 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
13 6 (1.97%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.97%) W3C
14 4 (1.32%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.71%) Linux
2 34 (11.18%) Apple iOS
3 25 (8.22%) Android
4 22 (7.24%) UNIX
5 13 (4.28%) Windows
6 9 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (66.45%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (38.49%) E-Commerce
3 114 (37.50%) Scrum
4 76 (25.00%) TDD
5 49 (16.12%) BDD
6 47 (15.46%) Software Engineering
7 45 (14.80%) OO
8 34 (11.18%) Kanban
9 31 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (9.87%) Software Delivery
11 29 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (9.54%) Pair Programming
12 27 (8.88%) Test Automation
13 23 (7.57%) Analytics
14 22 (7.24%) Mentoring
15 21 (6.91%) MVC
16 17 (5.59%) iOS Development
17 16 (5.26%) OOP
17 16 (5.26%) Project Management
17 16 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (45.39%) Java
2 66 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 62 (20.39%) SQL
4 32 (10.53%) Python
5 24 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.25%) Perl
7 18 (5.92%) C#
8 17 (5.59%) Objective-C
9 15 (4.93%) C++
10 13 (4.28%) PHP
11 12 (3.95%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.96%) ActionScript
12 9 (2.96%) Lua
12 9 (2.96%) ActionScript 3.0
13 6 (1.97%) Ruby
14 5 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.64%) Scala
15 4 (1.32%) F#
15 4 (1.32%) Clojure
15 4 (1.32%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) Degree
2 23 (7.57%) ISEB
3 10 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.64%) RHCE
5 5 (1.64%) CCIE
6 4 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) CCIP
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (28.29%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.32%) Xen
3 3 (0.99%) NFS
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.33%) vCloud
4 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) Puppet
2 6 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.99%) Nagios
3 3 (0.99%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (12.83%) Oracle
2 16 (5.26%) Google
3 15 (4.93%) Perforce
3 15 (4.93%) Facebook
4 14 (4.61%) Twitter
5 13 (4.28%) Cisco
6 9 (2.96%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.96%) VMware
7 8 (2.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.64%) Adobe
8 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.64%) ExactTarget
9 4 (1.32%) Netezza
9 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.32%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.99%) TippingPoint
10 3 (0.99%) Juniper
10 3 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.99%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.66%) Cognos
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago