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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 402 486 411
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -75
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 251 156 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.38% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.83% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 172 139 224
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -27.83%
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
19417 18695 19551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.28% 45.67% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16204 15382 15515
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 £33,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +36 4 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Brentford - 2 £37,500 - 1
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 546 (100.00%) Games
2 305 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (45.60%) Java
4 187 (34.25%) JavaScript
5 152 (27.84%) HTML
6 138 (25.27%) Linux
7 132 (24.18%) TDD
8 130 (23.81%) CSS
9 128 (23.44%) Scrum
10 121 (22.16%) E-Commerce
11 113 (20.70%) XML
12 101 (18.50%) Spring
13 93 (17.03%) Maven
14 91 (16.67%) NoSQL
15 89 (16.30%) MongoDB
15 89 (16.30%) SQL
16 88 (16.12%) HTML5
17 82 (15.02%) Software Engineering
18 76 (13.92%) JSP
19 70 (12.82%) Python
20 69 (12.64%) Git (software)
21 67 (12.27%) ActiveMQ
22 64 (11.72%) QA
22 64 (11.72%) Node.js
23 63 (11.54%) Relational Database
23 63 (11.54%) Degree
24 61 (11.17%) Ruby
25 59 (10.81%) Google
25 59 (10.81%) JDBC
26 58 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 64 (11.72%) Node.js
2 50 (9.16%) CMS
3 18 (3.30%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.65%) SAS
5 8 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.28%) Lync
7 6 (1.10%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.92%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.92%) Confluence
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.55%) Apache
11 2 (0.37%) IIS
11 2 (0.37%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.37%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (5.86%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.38%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.92%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.73%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.73%) SPSS
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.37%) MS Office
7 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.18%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (2.01%) Google App Engine
4 9 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.47%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (1.10%) PaaS
7 5 (0.92%) Office 365
8 4 (0.73%) GitHub
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.85%) Internet
2 18 (3.30%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (2.01%) Firewall
3 11 (2.01%) HTTP
4 8 (1.47%) BGP
4 8 (1.47%) EIGRP
4 8 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.28%) Intranet
5 7 (1.28%) Network Security
5 7 (1.28%) WAN
6 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.10%) LAN
7 5 (0.92%) BIG-IP
7 5 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.92%) DNS
7 5 (0.92%) FWSM
7 5 (0.92%) NX-OS
7 5 (0.92%) OSPF
7 5 (0.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 89 (16.30%) MongoDB
3 63 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 56 (10.26%) Hazelcast
5 54 (9.89%) Neo4j
6 43 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 42 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (4.40%) SQL Server
9 22 (4.03%) OLAP
10 20 (3.66%) MySQL
11 19 (3.48%) Oracle Database
12 18 (3.30%) OpenTSDB
13 12 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
13 12 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
14 11 (2.01%) Apache Hive
15 8 (1.47%) OLTP
15 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (17.03%) Maven
2 69 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 49 (8.97%) Grunt
4 42 (7.69%) JIRA
5 31 (5.68%) Subversion
6 29 (5.31%) JUnit
7 24 (4.40%) Ant
7 24 (4.40%) Gradle
8 22 (4.03%) Jasmine
9 17 (3.11%) Jenkins
10 16 (2.93%) Selenium
11 14 (2.56%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.65%) HP UFT
13 7 (1.28%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.10%) Rational Functional Tester
15 5 (0.92%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
16 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.73%) Bugzilla
16 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
General
1 546 (100.00%) Games
2 56 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 53 (9.71%) Finance
4 49 (8.97%) Marketing
5 44 (8.06%) Banking
6 42 (7.69%) Online Betting
7 34 (6.23%) Retail
8 9 (1.65%) Publishing
9 6 (1.10%) Legal
9 6 (1.10%) Polish Language
10 3 (0.55%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) iGaming
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 249 (45.60%) Developer
2 118 (21.61%) Java Developer
3 107 (19.60%) Games Developer
4 56 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 48 (8.79%) HTML Developer
6 41 (7.51%) Project Manager
7 40 (7.33%) Java Games Developer
8 39 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 36 (6.59%) HTML CSS Developer
10 35 (6.41%) Architect
11 32 (5.86%) Agile Developer
12 31 (5.68%) Analyst
13 30 (5.49%) Agile Java Developer
14 26 (4.76%) Technical Architect
15 25 (4.58%) Senior Developer
16 21 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (3.85%) Product Manager
17 20 (3.66%) E-Commerce Manager
18 18 (3.30%) Product Owner
18 18 (3.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (27.84%) HTML
2 130 (23.81%) CSS
3 113 (20.70%) XML
4 101 (18.50%) Spring
5 88 (16.12%) HTML5
6 76 (13.92%) JSP
7 67 (12.27%) ActiveMQ
8 59 (10.81%) JDBC
9 56 (10.26%) CSS3
10 55 (10.07%) .NET
11 50 (9.16%) Web Services
12 45 (8.24%) XSL
12 45 (8.24%) XSLT
13 44 (8.06%) J2EE
14 40 (7.33%) Backbone.js
14 40 (7.33%) jQuery
15 37 (6.78%) REST
15 37 (6.78%) Servlets
16 34 (6.23%) Apache Camel
17 33 (6.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
1 49 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 41 (7.51%) User Experience
3 28 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 28 (5.13%) Online Gambling
4 24 (4.40%) Social Media
5 22 (4.03%) Mobile Games
6 20 (3.66%) Statistics
7 19 (3.48%) Private Cloud
8 18 (3.30%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.20%) iPad
9 12 (2.20%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.20%) Over-the-Top Content
9 12 (2.20%) Replication
9 12 (2.20%) Social Gaming
10 11 (2.01%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.83%) Social Network
12 9 (1.65%) IPTV
13 7 (1.28%) Economics
13 7 (1.28%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 138 (25.27%) Linux
2 47 (8.61%) Android
3 45 (8.24%) Apple iOS
4 27 (4.95%) CentOS
5 26 (4.76%) Unix
6 23 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (3.30%) Fedora
7 18 (3.30%) Windows
8 7 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.28%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.92%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (24.18%) TDD
3 128 (23.44%) Scrum
4 121 (22.16%) E-Commerce
5 82 (15.02%) Software Engineering
6 58 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 57 (10.44%) Performance Tuning
8 55 (10.07%) DevOps
9 53 (9.71%) Front End Development
10 51 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (9.34%) Project Management
11 49 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 48 (8.79%) OO
13 45 (8.24%) Line Management
14 43 (7.88%) BDD
15 39 (7.14%) Analytics
16 38 (6.96%) SDLC
17 37 (6.78%) Content Management
17 37 (6.78%) High Availability
18 34 (6.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 249 (45.60%) Java
2 187 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 89 (16.30%) SQL
4 70 (12.82%) Python
5 61 (11.17%) Ruby
6 54 (9.89%) PHP
7 26 (4.76%) C#
8 23 (4.21%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.21%) Scala
9 22 (4.03%) Lua
10 17 (3.11%) Perl
11 16 (2.93%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.20%) C
13 12 (2.20%) R
14 11 (2.01%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.47%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.47%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.10%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (11.54%) Degree
2 17 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (2.56%) ISEB
4 10 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.73%) MBA
6 4 (0.73%) MCSA
6 4 (0.73%) MCSE
6 4 (0.73%) PhD
6 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.55%) CCNP
7 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.37%) CCNA
8 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.37%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) CBAP
9 1 (0.18%) CCIE
9 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (11.72%) QA
2 7 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.28%) SLA
3 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (3.85%) KVM
2 18 (3.30%) QEMU
2 18 (3.30%) RHEV
3 12 (2.20%) Docker
4 11 (2.01%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.92%) iptables
7 4 (0.73%) Postfix
8 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.18%) Snort
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (6.23%) Ansible
2 31 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (5.49%) Nagios
4 22 (4.03%) Capistrano
5 18 (3.30%) Packer
5 18 (3.30%) Puppet
5 18 (3.30%) Riemann
5 18 (3.30%) yum
5 18 (3.30%) Zenoss
6 10 (1.83%) Icinga
7 6 (1.10%) Data Guard
7 6 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.92%) Graphite
9 3 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.55%) logstash
9 3 (0.55%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.37%) Cacti
10 2 (0.37%) Nessus
10 2 (0.37%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (10.81%) Google
2 38 (6.96%) Sun
3 35 (6.41%) Facebook
4 32 (5.86%) Oracle
5 26 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.85%) NetApp
7 13 (2.38%) Cisco
8 10 (1.83%) AppDynamics
8 10 (1.83%) Splunk
8 10 (1.83%) VMware
9 9 (1.65%) Tableau
10 8 (1.47%) Apigee
10 8 (1.47%) Rally
11 7 (1.28%) Juniper
11 7 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.10%) PayPal
13 5 (0.92%) Adobe
13 5 (0.92%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.92%) F5
13 5 (0.92%) Perforce
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Betzoola
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Discretionary bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecWorks Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £27,000 to £65,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Extreme Live Gaming
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 16 days ago