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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 460 461 326
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -135
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 168 209 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.43% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.96% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 157 186 259
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
20310 21709 20613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.83% 45.04% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16513 17652 16735
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Hammersmith - 4 £120,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 332 (100.00%) Games
2 201 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (51.20%) Java
4 117 (35.24%) Scrum
5 112 (33.73%) E-Commerce
6 93 (28.01%) JavaScript
7 86 (25.90%) TDD
8 82 (24.70%) CSS
9 77 (23.19%) Linux
10 72 (21.69%) Telecoms
11 70 (21.08%) HTML
12 63 (18.98%) Spring
13 62 (18.67%) Git (software)
14 58 (17.47%) Software Engineering
15 57 (17.17%) Online Betting
16 56 (16.87%) QA
16 56 (16.87%) XML
17 47 (14.16%) MongoDB
18 46 (13.86%) OO
18 46 (13.86%) Finance
19 45 (13.55%) NoSQL
20 44 (13.25%) SQL
21 43 (12.95%) JSP
21 43 (12.95%) Degree
22 41 (12.35%) JDBC
23 39 (11.75%) Computer Science
23 39 (11.75%) Banking
24 37 (11.14%) Maven
25 35 (10.54%) Neo4j
26 34 (10.24%) Apple iOS

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (7.23%) CMS
2 10 (3.01%) Node.js
2 10 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (1.51%) IIS
4 4 (1.20%) Apache
4 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.60%) nginx
7 1 (0.30%) Confluence
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.30%) SAS
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) Mule
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.30%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 16 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.20%) MS Project
4 4 (1.20%) MS Office
5 3 (0.90%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.90%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.83%) Firewall
2 24 (7.23%) Internet
3 21 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (5.72%) OSPF
4 19 (5.72%) BGP
5 13 (3.92%) LAN
6 12 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.71%) HTTP
8 8 (2.41%) MPLS
8 8 (2.41%) EIGRP
9 5 (1.51%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.51%) DNS
10 4 (1.20%) SSL
11 3 (0.90%) SAN
11 3 (0.90%) SSH
12 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.30%) VoIP
12 1 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.16%) MongoDB
2 45 (13.55%) NoSQL
3 35 (10.54%) Neo4j
4 30 (9.04%) Hazelcast
5 17 (5.12%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.11%) MySQL
8 6 (1.81%) Redis
8 6 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.51%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.51%) OLTP
10 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.90%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.60%) Informix
Development Applications
1 62 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.14%) Maven
3 28 (8.43%) JIRA
4 25 (7.53%) Subversion
5 17 (5.12%) Cucumber
5 17 (5.12%) JUnit
6 13 (3.92%) Selenium
7 12 (3.61%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.01%) Grunt
9 7 (2.11%) FitNesse
9 7 (2.11%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.51%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (1.20%) Ant
12 3 (0.90%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.90%) JMeter
12 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.60%) PostSharp
13 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 332 (100.00%) Games
2 72 (21.69%) Telecoms
3 57 (17.17%) Online Betting
4 46 (13.86%) Finance
5 39 (11.75%) Banking
6 28 (8.43%) Marketing
7 6 (1.81%) Retail
7 6 (1.81%) Advertising
8 4 (1.20%) Back Office
9 2 (0.60%) iGaming
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Law
9 2 (0.60%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 137 (41.27%) Developer
2 65 (19.58%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.64%) Project Manager
4 21 (6.33%) Network Engineer
4 21 (6.33%) Development Manager
5 20 (6.02%) Senior Manager
6 19 (5.72%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.42%) Senior Project Manager
8 17 (5.12%) Architect
8 17 (5.12%) Front-End Developer
9 16 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.22%) Analyst
11 13 (3.92%) Head of Development
11 13 (3.92%) Head of Software Development
12 11 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.31%) Technical Architect
12 11 (3.31%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.31%) Network Support
12 11 (3.31%) Network Support Engineer
13 10 (3.01%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (24.70%) CSS
2 70 (21.08%) HTML
3 63 (18.98%) Spring
4 56 (16.87%) XML
5 43 (12.95%) JSP
6 41 (12.35%) JDBC
7 34 (10.24%) ActiveMQ
8 33 (9.94%) Apache Camel
9 30 (9.04%) XSL
9 30 (9.04%) XSLT
10 29 (8.73%) HTML5
11 27 (8.13%) Web Services
12 26 (7.83%) .NET
13 24 (7.23%) J2EE
13 24 (7.23%) CSS3
14 21 (6.33%) Hibernate
15 20 (6.02%) jQuery
16 15 (4.52%) Java EE
17 13 (3.92%) J2SE
17 13 (3.92%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.73%) IPTV
4 22 (6.63%) iPad
4 22 (6.63%) Social Gaming
5 18 (5.42%) Over-the-Top Content
6 15 (4.52%) iPhone
6 15 (4.52%) N-Tier
7 12 (3.61%) Social Media
8 11 (3.31%) Mobile Games
8 11 (3.31%) Online Banking
9 9 (2.71%) User Experience
9 9 (2.71%) Augmented Reality
10 8 (2.41%) Online Gambling
10 8 (2.41%) Data Integration
10 8 (2.41%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.11%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.81%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.51%) Animation
14 4 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (23.19%) Linux
2 34 (10.24%) Apple iOS
3 30 (9.04%) Android
4 29 (8.73%) Windows
5 12 (3.61%) UNIX
6 6 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.90%) CentOS
8 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Fedora
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (35.24%) Scrum
3 112 (33.73%) E-Commerce
4 86 (25.90%) TDD
5 58 (17.47%) Software Engineering
6 46 (13.86%) OO
7 34 (10.24%) Kanban
8 33 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (9.34%) BDD
10 29 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (8.43%) Open Source
12 26 (7.83%) Web Development
12 26 (7.83%) Project Management
13 25 (7.53%) Software Delivery
14 22 (6.63%) MVC
15 19 (5.72%) SDLC
16 18 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (5.42%) Pair Programming
16 18 (5.42%) Project Planning
17 17 (5.12%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (51.20%) Java
2 93 (28.01%) JavaScript
3 44 (13.25%) SQL
4 32 (9.64%) C#
5 31 (9.34%) Python
6 24 (7.23%) PHP
7 20 (6.02%) C++
8 19 (5.72%) Ruby
9 15 (4.52%) Perl
10 11 (3.31%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.31%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.01%) Scala
12 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.11%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.81%) F#
13 6 (1.81%) Haskell
13 6 (1.81%) Erlang
13 6 (1.81%) Clojure
14 5 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.51%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 43 (12.95%) Degree
2 23 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.12%) CCNP
4 14 (4.22%) ISEB
5 11 (3.31%) CCIP
6 6 (1.81%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.51%) CCIE
7 5 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.90%) MBA
9 2 (0.60%) CISSP
10 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.30%) PhD
10 1 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (16.87%) QA
2 11 (3.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.20%) Xen
4 3 (0.90%) KVM
5 2 (0.60%) Docker
5 2 (0.60%) NFS
6 1 (0.30%) iptables
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (2.11%) Puppet
2 5 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.60%) Nagios
4 2 (0.60%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) StatsD
4 2 (0.60%) Cacti
5 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
5 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (8.73%) Cisco
2 27 (8.13%) Oracle
3 17 (5.12%) Facebook
3 17 (5.12%) Perforce
4 14 (4.22%) Google
5 12 (3.61%) VMware
6 11 (3.31%) F5
7 10 (3.01%) Twitter
7 10 (3.01%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.71%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.81%) Adobe
10 5 (1.51%) ExactTarget
11 4 (1.20%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.60%) Juniper
13 2 (0.60%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.60%) TippingPoint
13 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.30%) Red Gate
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50K-£60K + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45K-£55K + Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago