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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 493 381 278
Rank change year-on-year
-112 -103
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 139 263 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.59% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 1.32% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 128 241 429
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 £35,000 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £49,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.93% +23.12%
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
19058 19966 21132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.57% 44.79% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15855 15986 17661
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -9 12 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Wimbledon -16 2 - -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 301 (100.00%) Games
2 176 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (33.89%) Scrum
4 94 (31.23%) Java
4 94 (31.23%) E-Commerce
5 70 (23.26%) QA
6 66 (21.93%) HTML
7 60 (19.93%) SQL
8 59 (19.60%) Linux
9 55 (18.27%) JavaScript
10 53 (17.61%) Spring
11 51 (16.94%) Oracle
11 51 (16.94%) Telecoms
12 48 (15.95%) TDD
13 45 (14.95%) Flash
14 44 (14.62%) Git (software)
15 43 (14.29%) CSS
15 43 (14.29%) JSP
16 40 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
17 39 (12.96%) XML
17 39 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (12.62%) Android
18 38 (12.62%) HTML5
19 37 (12.29%) Software Engineering
20 35 (11.63%) Degree
21 34 (11.30%) Project Management
21 34 (11.30%) iPad
22 33 (10.96%) UNIX
23 32 (10.63%) ETL
24 31 (10.30%) Mentoring

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (2.99%) Apache
2 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.66%) MS Project Server
3 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.00%) WordPress
5 2 (0.66%) CMS
5 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.33%) Node.js
6 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.33%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (6.31%) Photoshop
2 16 (5.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (3.65%) MS Project
4 3 (1.00%) MS Office
5 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) Google App Engine
1 4 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.64%) Internet
2 19 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.32%) DNS
3 10 (3.32%) LAN
3 10 (3.32%) SAN
4 9 (2.99%) HTTP
5 8 (2.66%) DHCP
5 8 (2.66%) Network Security
6 7 (2.33%) LDAP
7 6 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.99%) Firewall
8 5 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.66%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (1.66%) IPv4
9 3 (1.00%) NetScreen
10 2 (0.66%) SSL
10 2 (0.66%) SMTP
11 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (9.97%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.97%) RDBMS
4 24 (7.97%) MySQL
4 24 (7.97%) NoSQL
5 23 (7.64%) MongoDB
6 21 (6.98%) SQL Server
7 18 (5.98%) Neo4j
8 17 (5.65%) DB2
8 17 (5.65%) DataStage
8 17 (5.65%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (4.98%) OLTP
10 14 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
10 14 (4.65%) OLAP
10 14 (4.65%) Hazelcast
11 9 (2.99%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.33%) Big Data
13 5 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.66%) QlikView
14 4 (1.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 44 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.31%) JUnit
3 20 (6.64%) JIRA
4 18 (5.98%) Selenium
5 16 (5.32%) Maven
6 15 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (4.32%) Mercurial
9 10 (3.32%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.32%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.32%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.32%) LoadRunner
9 10 (3.32%) JMeter
9 10 (3.32%) Bugzilla
10 9 (2.99%) Subversion
11 7 (2.33%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.99%) NUnit
13 5 (1.66%) Jenkins
14 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.00%) Hudson
General
1 301 (100.00%) Games
2 51 (16.94%) Telecoms
3 29 (9.63%) Marketing
4 26 (8.64%) Online Betting
5 23 (7.64%) Finance
6 15 (4.98%) Banking
6 15 (4.98%) Retail
7 9 (2.99%) Advertising
8 3 (1.00%) Turkish Language
9 1 (0.33%) iGaming
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (45.18%) Developer
2 56 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 25 (8.31%) Senior Developer
4 22 (7.31%) Analyst
4 22 (7.31%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (6.64%) Administrator
7 19 (6.31%) Architect
7 19 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
8 18 (5.98%) Front-End Developer
9 17 (5.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 15 (4.98%) Web Developer
10 15 (4.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 14 (4.65%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 14 (4.65%) Designer
11 14 (4.65%) Games Developer
11 14 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
12 13 (4.32%) Front-End Web Developer
12 13 (4.32%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.93%) HTML
2 53 (17.61%) Spring
3 45 (14.95%) Flash
4 43 (14.29%) JSP
4 43 (14.29%) CSS
5 39 (12.96%) XML
6 38 (12.62%) HTML5
7 25 (8.31%) REST
8 20 (6.64%) JDBC
8 20 (6.64%) .NET
9 19 (6.31%) SOAP
10 18 (5.98%) J2EE
10 18 (5.98%) Java EE
10 18 (5.98%) Web Services
11 17 (5.65%) XSLT
11 17 (5.65%) WCF
12 16 (5.32%) jQuery
12 16 (5.32%) Hibernate
13 14 (4.65%) Struts
13 14 (4.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.30%) iPad
3 19 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.98%) Open Source
5 17 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.65%) N-Tier
6 15 (4.98%) Social Gaming
7 14 (4.65%) Data Structures
7 14 (4.65%) User Experience
8 13 (4.32%) Social Media
8 13 (4.32%) Data Integration
8 13 (4.32%) W3C
9 7 (2.33%) New Media
10 6 (1.99%) iPhone
10 6 (1.99%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.99%) Flash Games
11 5 (1.66%) Spread Betting
11 5 (1.66%) IPTV
11 5 (1.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.60%) Linux
2 38 (12.62%) Android
3 33 (10.96%) UNIX
4 27 (8.97%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.99%) Windows
7 5 (1.66%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (33.89%) Scrum
3 94 (31.23%) E-Commerce
4 48 (15.95%) TDD
5 37 (12.29%) Software Engineering
6 34 (11.30%) Project Management
7 32 (10.63%) ETL
8 31 (10.30%) Mentoring
9 30 (9.97%) Kanban
9 30 (9.97%) Game Development
10 28 (9.30%) OO
11 24 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (7.64%) Dimensional Modelling
12 23 (7.64%) BDD
13 21 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (6.98%) Business Analysis
14 17 (5.65%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.65%) Pair Programming
14 17 (5.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.23%) Java
2 60 (19.93%) SQL
3 55 (18.27%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.98%) C#
5 19 (6.31%) Python
5 19 (6.31%) Bash Shell
6 15 (4.98%) ActionScript
7 13 (4.32%) Perl
7 13 (4.32%) ActionScript 3.0
8 12 (3.99%) Lua
9 9 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.99%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.33%) C++
11 4 (1.33%) PHP
11 4 (1.33%) F#
11 4 (1.33%) Scala
12 3 (1.00%) Clojure
12 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.00%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 35 (11.63%) Degree
2 21 (6.98%) ISEB
3 10 (3.32%) RHCE
4 8 (2.66%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.66%) MBA
6 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CCNA
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (23.26%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) KVM
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Nagios
2 4 (1.33%) Cacti
3 2 (0.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) collectd
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Opsview
4 1 (0.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 51 (16.94%) Oracle
2 19 (6.31%) IBM
3 17 (5.65%) Informatica
3 17 (5.65%) Sybase
3 17 (5.65%) Red Hat
4 14 (4.65%) Talend
5 13 (4.32%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.99%) ATG
7 11 (3.65%) Google
8 9 (2.99%) Netezza
8 9 (2.99%) Facebook
8 9 (2.99%) Twitter
9 7 (2.33%) VMware
9 7 (2.33%) Cisco
10 6 (1.99%) Perforce
11 5 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.66%) DoubleClick
11 5 (1.66%) Juniper
12 3 (1.00%) Tableau
12 3 (1.00%) CyberSource
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