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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 459 396 324
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -72
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 157 248 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.58% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 1.25% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 135 201 298
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 £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.67% +32.14%
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
18335 19854 19559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.57% 46.13% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14986 15720 16041
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -9 30 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 302 (100.00%) Games
2 195 (64.57%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (41.39%) Java
4 113 (37.42%) E-Commerce
5 111 (36.75%) Scrum
6 76 (25.17%) Spring
7 75 (24.83%) QA
8 74 (24.50%) Linux
9 72 (23.84%) TDD
10 69 (22.85%) HTML
11 66 (21.85%) JavaScript
12 65 (21.52%) Git (software)
13 60 (19.87%) Telecoms
14 56 (18.54%) SQL
15 50 (16.56%) Software Engineering
16 48 (15.89%) XML
17 46 (15.23%) CSS
18 45 (14.90%) Oracle
19 43 (14.24%) iPad
20 41 (13.58%) JSP
21 39 (12.91%) Online Betting
22 38 (12.58%) JDBC
23 37 (12.25%) Android
24 36 (11.92%) BDD
24 36 (11.92%) REST
25 35 (11.59%) OO
26 33 (10.93%) Apple iOS
26 33 (10.93%) NoSQL
27 32 (10.60%) MongoDB
27 32 (10.60%) HTML5

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (1.99%) Tomcat
1 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.66%) CMS
2 5 (1.66%) Apache
3 3 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.66%) WordPress
4 2 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.33%) Drupal
5 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (2.65%) MS Office
4 3 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.66%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.33%) GitHub
1 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.28%) Internet
2 16 (5.30%) HTTP
2 16 (5.30%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.64%) SAN
4 13 (4.30%) LAN
5 6 (1.99%) DNS
5 6 (1.99%) Firewall
6 4 (1.32%) DHCP
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.66%) SSH
8 2 (0.66%) Network Security
8 2 (0.66%) MPLS
8 2 (0.66%) OSPF
8 2 (0.66%) BGP
8 2 (0.66%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.66%) LDAP
8 2 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.93%) NoSQL
2 32 (10.60%) MongoDB
3 25 (8.28%) Neo4j
4 24 (7.95%) Hazelcast
5 20 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (6.29%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.63%) MySQL
8 14 (4.64%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.98%) SQL Server
10 7 (2.32%) Big Data
11 6 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (1.99%) DB2
11 6 (1.99%) DataStage
11 6 (1.99%) OLTP
12 5 (1.66%) OLAP
12 5 (1.66%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.66%) Informix
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.28%) Maven
3 24 (7.95%) JUnit
4 20 (6.62%) JIRA
5 19 (6.29%) Selenium
6 15 (4.97%) Subversion
7 13 (4.30%) WebDriver
8 11 (3.64%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.31%) LoadRunner
9 10 (3.31%) JMeter
9 10 (3.31%) Bugzilla
9 10 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.98%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.65%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.32%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.32%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.99%) NUnit
14 5 (1.66%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
16 2 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 302 (100.00%) Games
2 60 (19.87%) Telecoms
3 39 (12.91%) Online Betting
4 26 (8.61%) Finance
5 22 (7.28%) Banking
6 20 (6.62%) Marketing
7 12 (3.97%) Retail
8 3 (0.99%) iGaming
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 148 (49.01%) Developer
2 76 (25.17%) Java Developer
3 27 (8.94%) Senior Developer
4 25 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (7.62%) Analyst
6 21 (6.95%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.30%) Administrator
7 16 (5.30%) Agile Project Manager
8 15 (4.97%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (4.64%) Development Manager
9 14 (4.64%) iOS Developer
10 13 (4.30%) Games Developer
10 13 (4.30%) Architect
11 11 (3.64%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.31%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.31%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.31%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.31%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (25.17%) Spring
2 69 (22.85%) HTML
3 48 (15.89%) XML
4 46 (15.23%) CSS
5 41 (13.58%) JSP
6 38 (12.58%) JDBC
7 36 (11.92%) REST
8 32 (10.60%) HTML5
8 32 (10.60%) Flash
9 28 (9.27%) ActiveMQ
10 27 (8.94%) Hibernate
10 27 (8.94%) Apache Camel
11 24 (7.95%) XSL
11 24 (7.95%) XSLT
12 22 (7.28%) SOAP
13 20 (6.62%) .NET
14 17 (5.63%) Java EE
15 16 (5.30%) JSON
16 14 (4.64%) Ajax
16 14 (4.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.24%) iPad
2 27 (8.94%) Open Source
3 26 (8.61%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.28%) Mobile App
4 25 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.96%) N-Tier
6 14 (4.64%) iPhone
7 12 (3.97%) User Experience
8 11 (3.64%) Social Media
9 10 (3.31%) Augmented Reality
9 10 (3.31%) Mobile Games
10 9 (2.98%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.98%) Social Gaming
11 8 (2.65%) Online Gambling
11 8 (2.65%) Data Integration
12 7 (2.32%) W3C
13 6 (1.99%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.99%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.66%) IPTV
14 5 (1.66%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 74 (24.50%) Linux
2 37 (12.25%) Android
3 33 (10.93%) Apple iOS
4 32 (10.60%) UNIX
5 13 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.64%) Windows
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
7 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (64.57%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (37.42%) E-Commerce
3 111 (36.75%) Scrum
4 72 (23.84%) TDD
5 50 (16.56%) Software Engineering
6 36 (11.92%) BDD
7 35 (11.59%) OO
8 31 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (9.60%) Kanban
9 29 (9.60%) Pair Programming
10 22 (7.28%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.95%) Analytics
12 20 (6.62%) Game Development
13 19 (6.29%) Test Automation
13 19 (6.29%) Business Analysis
14 17 (5.63%) MVC
15 16 (5.30%) iOS Development
16 15 (4.97%) ETL
16 15 (4.97%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (41.39%) Java
2 66 (21.85%) JavaScript
3 56 (18.54%) SQL
4 31 (10.26%) Python
5 26 (8.61%) Bash Shell
6 22 (7.28%) Perl
7 18 (5.96%) C#
8 15 (4.97%) Objective-C
9 14 (4.64%) ActionScript
10 13 (4.30%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.30%) Lua
10 13 (4.30%) ActionScript 3.0
11 11 (3.64%) C++
12 10 (3.31%) PHP
13 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.32%) Scala
14 3 (0.99%) F#
14 3 (0.99%) Clojure
14 3 (0.99%) Haskell
14 3 (0.99%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 29 (9.60%) Degree
2 20 (6.62%) ISEB
3 10 (3.31%) RHCE
3 10 (3.31%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.32%) VCP4
4 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.66%) CCIE
5 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.66%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) CCNP
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (24.83%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.32%) Xen
3 3 (0.99%) NFS
4 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.66%) Nagios
2 5 (1.66%) Cacti
3 4 (1.32%) Puppet
3 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (14.90%) Oracle
2 15 (4.97%) Red Hat
3 12 (3.97%) Google
4 11 (3.64%) Facebook
5 10 (3.31%) Twitter
5 10 (3.31%) ATG
6 9 (2.98%) Perforce
7 8 (2.65%) VMware
7 8 (2.65%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.32%) Cisco
9 6 (1.99%) IBM
9 6 (1.99%) Sybase
9 6 (1.99%) Netezza
9 6 (1.99%) Informatica
10 5 (1.66%) Talend
11 4 (1.32%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.99%) TippingPoint
12 3 (0.99%) Adobe
12 3 (0.99%) Juniper
12 3 (0.99%) ExactTarget
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 18 days ago
Piccadilly Circus, London
Gamesys
Salary: Neg. + 15% Bonus & Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago