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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 474 373 312
Rank change year-on-year
-101 -61
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 146 264 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.62% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.36% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 134 227 347
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,450 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £53,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.96% +32.50%
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
17808 19459 20113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.65% 45.34% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14720 15437 16653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -6 21 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Games
2 181 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (36.90%) Scrum
4 104 (35.86%) E-Commerce
5 99 (34.14%) Java
6 71 (24.48%) QA
7 68 (23.45%) Linux
8 64 (22.07%) HTML
9 61 (21.03%) Spring
10 60 (20.69%) SQL
11 58 (20.00%) TDD
12 56 (19.31%) JavaScript
13 55 (18.97%) Telecoms
14 53 (18.28%) Git (software)
15 52 (17.93%) Oracle
16 40 (13.79%) XML
16 40 (13.79%) Software Engineering
17 39 (13.45%) CSS
17 39 (13.45%) JSP
17 39 (13.45%) iPad
18 37 (12.76%) HTML5
18 37 (12.76%) Android
19 34 (11.72%) Flash
19 34 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (11.38%) UNIX
21 32 (11.03%) OO
21 32 (11.03%) REST
21 32 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (10.69%) Online Betting
23 30 (10.34%) Apple iOS

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (2.76%) Apache
2 6 (2.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.03%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.69%) CMS
4 2 (0.69%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.34%) Drupal
5 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.34%) JBoss
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (3.79%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.72%) MS Office
4 4 (1.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.90%) Internet
2 18 (6.21%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.14%) SAN
3 12 (4.14%) HTTP
4 11 (3.79%) LAN
5 9 (3.10%) DNS
6 8 (2.76%) DHCP
7 7 (2.41%) Network Security
8 6 (2.07%) LDAP
9 5 (1.72%) Firewall
10 4 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.69%) NetScreen
11 2 (0.69%) IPv4
11 2 (0.69%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.34%) SSL
12 1 (0.34%) SMTP
12 1 (0.34%) BGP
12 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (9.31%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.62%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.28%) RDBMS
5 23 (7.93%) MongoDB
5 23 (7.93%) MySQL
6 18 (6.21%) Neo4j
6 18 (6.21%) Hazelcast
7 17 (5.86%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.48%) Oracle ODI
8 13 (4.48%) DB2
8 13 (4.48%) DataStage
9 12 (4.14%) OLTP
10 11 (3.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (3.79%) OLAP
11 7 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.41%) Big Data
12 3 (1.03%) QlikView
13 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.28%) JUnit
3 20 (6.90%) Maven
4 19 (6.55%) Selenium
5 17 (5.86%) JIRA
6 13 (4.48%) Subversion
7 12 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.14%) WebDriver
8 11 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (3.45%) Bugzilla
9 10 (3.45%) JMeter
9 10 (3.45%) LoadRunner
10 9 (3.10%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.10%) Visual Studio
11 8 (2.76%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.76%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.41%) SoapUI
13 6 (2.07%) NUnit
14 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
15 2 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 290 (100.00%) Games
2 55 (18.97%) Telecoms
3 31 (10.69%) Online Betting
4 21 (7.24%) Finance
5 19 (6.55%) Banking
6 17 (5.86%) Marketing
7 15 (5.17%) Retail
8 3 (1.03%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) iGaming
10 1 (0.34%) Turkish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 135 (46.55%) Developer
2 62 (21.38%) Java Developer
3 25 (8.62%) Senior Developer
4 24 (8.28%) Analyst
5 22 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (6.90%) Administrator
6 20 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.55%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (6.21%) Architect
9 15 (5.17%) Agile Project Manager
9 15 (5.17%) Front-End Developer
10 14 (4.83%) Games Developer
11 13 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 12 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.79%) Designer
13 11 (3.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.79%) iOS Developer
13 11 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.79%) J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.79%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (22.07%) HTML
2 61 (21.03%) Spring
3 40 (13.79%) XML
4 39 (13.45%) CSS
4 39 (13.45%) JSP
5 37 (12.76%) HTML5
6 34 (11.72%) Flash
7 32 (11.03%) REST
8 28 (9.66%) JDBC
9 22 (7.59%) SOAP
10 19 (6.55%) XSLT
10 19 (6.55%) Hibernate
11 18 (6.21%) ActiveMQ
11 18 (6.21%) XSL
11 18 (6.21%) .NET
11 18 (6.21%) Apache Camel
12 16 (5.52%) Java EE
13 15 (5.17%) JSON
14 14 (4.83%) J2EE
14 14 (4.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.45%) iPad
2 32 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.28%) Mobile App
4 22 (7.59%) Open Source
5 20 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 17 (5.86%) N-Tier
7 14 (4.83%) Data Integration
8 11 (3.79%) User Experience
8 11 (3.79%) Data Structures
9 10 (3.45%) iPhone
9 10 (3.45%) Social Media
10 9 (3.10%) Social Gaming
10 9 (3.10%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.76%) Mobile Games
11 8 (2.76%) W3C
12 7 (2.41%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (2.41%) Online Gambling
13 6 (2.07%) Flash Games
14 4 (1.38%) Digital Media
14 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (23.45%) Linux
2 37 (12.76%) Android
3 33 (11.38%) UNIX
4 30 (10.34%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.45%) Windows
7 5 (1.72%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.69%) Solaris
8 2 (0.69%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (36.90%) Scrum
3 104 (35.86%) E-Commerce
4 58 (20.00%) TDD
5 40 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 32 (11.03%) OO
7 29 (10.00%) Kanban
8 28 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.66%) ETL
9 27 (9.31%) BDD
10 26 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (7.93%) Game Development
12 23 (7.93%) Business Analysis
13 22 (7.59%) Pair Programming
14 21 (7.24%) Dimensional Modelling
15 20 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (6.90%) Test Automation
16 16 (5.52%) Project Management
16 16 (5.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 99 (34.14%) Java
2 60 (20.69%) SQL
3 56 (19.31%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.28%) Bash Shell
5 23 (7.93%) Python
6 18 (6.21%) C#
7 16 (5.52%) ActionScript
7 16 (5.52%) Perl
8 15 (5.17%) ActionScript 3.0
9 14 (4.83%) Lua
10 12 (4.14%) Objective-C
10 12 (4.14%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.41%) C++
12 6 (2.07%) PHP
13 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.69%) AWK
14 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.34%) Haskell
15 1 (0.34%) Erlang
15 1 (0.34%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 27 (9.31%) Degree
2 21 (7.24%) ISEB
3 10 (3.45%) RHCE
4 9 (3.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.03%) MBA
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (24.48%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Xen
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) KVM
4 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Cacti
1 5 (1.72%) Nagios
2 4 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.38%) Puppet
3 3 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (17.93%) Oracle
2 19 (6.55%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.48%) Sybase
3 13 (4.48%) IBM
3 13 (4.48%) Informatica
4 12 (4.14%) ATG
5 11 (3.79%) Talend
6 10 (3.45%) Netezza
7 9 (3.10%) VMware
8 8 (2.76%) Google
8 8 (2.76%) Twitter
9 7 (2.41%) Facebook
9 7 (2.41%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.41%) Perforce
10 5 (1.72%) Cisco
11 3 (1.03%) Juniper
11 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.69%) Sony
12 2 (0.69%) Cognos
12 2 (0.69%) Tableau
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £700000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Sports Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago