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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 478 414 348
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -66
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 148 254 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.52% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 1.14% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 237 248
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,300 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +26.15%
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
20040 22299 20237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.46% 45.65% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16313 18227 16572
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 6 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 6 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 -4 4 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Hammersmith - 1 £120,000 - 2
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 324 (100.00%) Games
2 193 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (47.84%) Java
4 120 (37.04%) Scrum
5 118 (36.42%) E-Commerce
6 86 (26.54%) TDD
7 80 (24.69%) Linux
8 76 (23.46%) Telecoms
9 75 (23.15%) JavaScript
10 71 (21.91%) Spring
11 64 (19.75%) Online Betting
12 63 (19.44%) QA
12 63 (19.44%) CSS
13 62 (19.14%) Git (software)
14 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
15 56 (17.28%) HTML
16 48 (14.81%) OO
17 46 (14.20%) SQL
17 46 (14.20%) Finance
17 46 (14.20%) MongoDB
17 46 (14.20%) NoSQL
18 45 (13.89%) JDBC
19 43 (13.27%) XML
19 43 (13.27%) Degree
20 41 (12.65%) Banking
21 40 (12.35%) Computer Science
22 36 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
22 36 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
23 35 (10.80%) Apache Camel
23 35 (10.80%) BDD

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 11 (3.40%) CMS
2 8 (2.47%) Node.js
3 7 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.85%) IIS
5 5 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) Mule
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.47%) MS Office
3 5 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.23%) MS Project
5 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.62%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.41%) Firewall
2 23 (7.10%) Internet
3 18 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (5.25%) OSPF
4 17 (5.25%) BGP
5 14 (4.32%) LAN
6 12 (3.70%) HTTP
6 12 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.85%) EIGRP
7 6 (1.85%) MPLS
7 6 (1.85%) DNS
8 5 (1.54%) SAN
9 4 (1.23%) SSL
9 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.62%) SSH
11 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.20%) MongoDB
1 46 (14.20%) NoSQL
2 33 (10.19%) Neo4j
3 30 (9.26%) Hazelcast
4 11 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.09%) MySQL
6 9 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.54%) OLTP
8 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.93%) Redis
8 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.62%) Big Data
9 2 (0.62%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.62%) Informix
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.19%) Maven
3 26 (8.02%) Subversion
4 25 (7.72%) JIRA
5 16 (4.94%) JUnit
6 15 (4.63%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.32%) Selenium
8 13 (4.01%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.09%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.16%) FitNesse
10 7 (2.16%) Grunt
11 5 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.93%) JMeter
13 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.62%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.31%) PostSharp
14 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.31%) JSUnit
14 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
General
1 324 (100.00%) Games
2 76 (23.46%) Telecoms
3 64 (19.75%) Online Betting
4 46 (14.20%) Finance
5 41 (12.65%) Banking
6 30 (9.26%) Marketing
7 8 (2.47%) Retail
8 6 (1.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.93%) iGaming
9 3 (0.93%) Back Office
10 2 (0.62%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.62%) Publishing
10 2 (0.62%) Law
10 2 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 137 (42.28%) Developer
2 71 (21.91%) Java Developer
3 27 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 24 (7.41%) Development Manager
4 24 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 19 (5.86%) Network Engineer
5 19 (5.86%) Analyst
5 19 (5.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (4.32%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (3.70%) iOS Developer
7 12 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 11 (3.40%) Support Engineer
8 11 (3.40%) Software Developer
8 11 (3.40%) Network Support
8 11 (3.40%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (3.09%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (3.09%) Head of Development
9 10 (3.09%) Head of Software Development
9 10 (3.09%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (3.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (21.91%) Spring
2 63 (19.44%) CSS
3 56 (17.28%) HTML
4 45 (13.89%) JDBC
5 43 (13.27%) XML
6 36 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
7 35 (10.80%) Apache Camel
8 32 (9.88%) JSP
9 30 (9.26%) XSL
9 30 (9.26%) XSLT
10 25 (7.72%) Hibernate
11 23 (7.10%) HTML5
12 22 (6.79%) Web Services
13 18 (5.56%) CSS3
14 16 (4.94%) REST
14 16 (4.94%) Java EE
15 15 (4.63%) .NET
16 13 (4.01%) J2SE
17 12 (3.70%) iOS SDK
17 12 (3.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.02%) IPTV
4 25 (7.72%) iPad
5 18 (5.56%) iPhone
6 17 (5.25%) Social Gaming
7 15 (4.63%) Over-the-Top Content
8 14 (4.32%) Social Media
8 14 (4.32%) N-Tier
9 11 (3.40%) Mobile Games
9 11 (3.40%) Online Banking
9 11 (3.40%) Augmented Reality
9 11 (3.40%) User Experience
9 11 (3.40%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.78%) Data Integration
11 8 (2.47%) Online Gambling
12 6 (1.85%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.69%) Linux
2 32 (9.88%) Apple iOS
3 31 (9.57%) Windows
4 27 (8.33%) Android
5 16 (4.94%) UNIX
6 6 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.62%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) Fedora
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (37.04%) Scrum
3 118 (36.42%) E-Commerce
4 86 (26.54%) TDD
5 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
6 48 (14.81%) OO
7 35 (10.80%) BDD
8 33 (10.19%) Kanban
9 32 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (8.95%) Open Source
11 29 (8.95%) Software Delivery
12 23 (7.10%) Pair Programming
13 22 (6.79%) MVC
14 21 (6.48%) Project Management
15 19 (5.86%) Web Development
16 18 (5.56%) Project Planning
16 18 (5.56%) OOD
16 18 (5.56%) Analytics
17 17 (5.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 155 (47.84%) Java
2 75 (23.15%) JavaScript
3 46 (14.20%) SQL
4 26 (8.02%) Python
5 23 (7.10%) C#
6 22 (6.79%) C++
7 18 (5.56%) PHP
8 17 (5.25%) Perl
9 15 (4.63%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.32%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.09%) Ruby
12 7 (2.16%) Scala
13 6 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.85%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.23%) F#
15 4 (1.23%) Haskell
15 4 (1.23%) Erlang
15 4 (1.23%) Clojure
16 3 (0.93%) AWK
Qualifications
1 43 (13.27%) Degree
2 21 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.63%) CCNP
4 13 (4.01%) ISEB
5 11 (3.40%) CCIP
6 5 (1.54%) CCIE
6 5 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.62%) CISSP
7 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MBA
8 1 (0.31%) PhD
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (19.44%) QA
2 11 (3.40%) SLA
3 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.54%) Xen
3 3 (0.93%) NFS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.31%) vCloud
4 1 (0.31%) KVM
4 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.47%) Puppet
2 7 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.93%) Nagios
4 3 (0.93%) Cacti
5 1 (0.31%) StatsD
5 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (9.88%) Oracle
2 27 (8.33%) Cisco
3 18 (5.56%) Perforce
4 15 (4.63%) Facebook
5 14 (4.32%) Google
6 13 (4.01%) VMware
7 12 (3.70%) Twitter
8 11 (3.40%) F5
9 10 (3.09%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.47%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.54%) ExactTarget
11 5 (1.54%) Adobe
11 5 (1.54%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.93%) Juniper
13 3 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.93%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.93%) TippingPoint
14 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.62%) Cognos
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