The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 402 341 211
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -130
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 256 290 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.64% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.66% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 218 254 644
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+26.11% -19.27%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18969 17480 21712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.87% 38.73% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15393 14281 18627
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Online Games
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -40 48 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hammersmith +18 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £39,000 -
Harrow -16 1 £52,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £27,500 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 521 (100.00%) Games
2 234 (44.91%) Java
3 163 (31.29%) Scrum
4 156 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (27.26%) TDD
6 129 (24.76%) Linux
7 117 (22.46%) XML
8 109 (20.92%) HTML
9 108 (20.73%) E-Commerce
10 104 (19.96%) JavaScript
11 96 (18.43%) SQL
12 95 (18.23%) OO
13 87 (16.70%) Telecoms
14 85 (16.31%) CSS
15 84 (16.12%) Internet
15 84 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (14.59%) Multithreading
16 76 (14.59%) Online Betting
17 75 (14.40%) Finance
18 73 (14.01%) Marketing
19 66 (12.67%) Oracle
20 65 (12.48%) MVC
21 64 (12.28%) UNIX
22 63 (12.09%) Degree
22 63 (12.09%) Spring
23 61 (11.71%) JSON
23 61 (11.71%) Scala
24 59 (11.32%) HTML5
25 58 (11.13%) Web Services
26 57 (10.94%) iPad

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (8.25%) Apache
2 38 (7.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.50%) Node.js
4 7 (1.34%) Jetty
5 6 (1.15%) SAS
5 6 (1.15%) Mule
6 5 (0.96%) nginx
6 5 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (0.96%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.77%) Zope
7 4 (0.77%) Plone
7 4 (0.77%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.77%) Drupal
8 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.38%) CMS
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (5.95%) Photoshop
2 19 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.34%) MS Project
4 4 (0.77%) S-PLUS
4 4 (0.77%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
5 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.11%) GitHub
3 7 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 84 (16.12%) Internet
2 41 (7.87%) HTTP
3 19 (3.65%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.65%) DNS
4 18 (3.45%) SAN
5 17 (3.26%) Firewall
6 12 (2.30%) LDAP
7 7 (1.34%) SSL
8 6 (1.15%) SMTP
9 5 (0.96%) NAS
9 5 (0.96%) DHCP
9 5 (0.96%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.58%) Network Security
11 2 (0.38%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.19%) SSH
12 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.19%) MPLS
12 1 (0.19%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) SNMP
12 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.79%) MongoDB
2 50 (9.60%) MySQL
3 49 (9.40%) Big Data
4 44 (8.45%) Relational Database
5 42 (8.06%) NoSQL
6 32 (6.14%) SQL Server
7 27 (5.18%) Hadoop
8 26 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (4.03%) OLTP
9 21 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 19 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (3.45%) OLAP
11 18 (3.45%) Hazelcast
12 17 (3.26%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.88%) Oracle OLAP
13 15 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (2.50%) DB2
15 11 (2.11%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 40 (7.68%) Subversion
2 36 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.33%) Maven
4 22 (4.22%) Xcode
5 18 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.50%) Selenium
6 13 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.50%) JIRA
7 12 (2.30%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.11%) FitNesse
8 11 (2.11%) Ant
9 10 (1.92%) Grunt
10 9 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (1.73%) NetBeans
10 9 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.73%) Toad
11 8 (1.54%) JUnit
11 8 (1.54%) Hudson
12 7 (1.34%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.34%) Bugzilla
General
1 521 (100.00%) Games
2 87 (16.70%) Telecoms
3 76 (14.59%) Online Betting
4 75 (14.40%) Finance
5 73 (14.01%) Marketing
6 46 (8.83%) Retail
7 41 (7.87%) Banking
8 14 (2.69%) Spanish Language
9 11 (2.11%) iGaming
10 5 (0.96%) Advertising
11 4 (0.77%) Back Office
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
13 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 252 (48.37%) Developer
2 99 (19.00%) Java Developer
3 35 (6.72%) Web Developer
4 29 (5.57%) Programmer
5 28 (5.37%) Analyst
6 26 (4.99%) Senior Developer
7 25 (4.80%) iOS Developer
8 24 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
9 23 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 21 (4.03%) Java Programmer
10 21 (4.03%) Administrator
11 20 (3.84%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.84%) Mobile Developer
12 18 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
12 18 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
12 18 (3.45%) Mobile Web Developer
13 16 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 15 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
15 14 (2.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (22.46%) XML
2 109 (20.92%) HTML
3 85 (16.31%) CSS
4 63 (12.09%) Spring
5 61 (11.71%) JSON
6 59 (11.32%) HTML5
7 58 (11.13%) Web Services
8 54 (10.36%) SOAP
9 48 (9.21%) Ajax
10 46 (8.83%) .NET
11 45 (8.64%) CSS3
12 41 (7.87%) jQuery
13 38 (7.29%) XSLT
14 33 (6.33%) J2EE
15 31 (5.95%) RESTful
16 27 (5.18%) Hibernate
16 27 (5.18%) Flash
17 24 (4.61%) Java EE
17 24 (4.61%) OpenGL
17 24 (4.61%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.94%) iPad
2 55 (10.56%) Computer Science
3 49 (9.40%) Mobile App
4 48 (9.21%) Social Media
5 46 (8.83%) iPhone
6 26 (4.99%) Client/Server
7 25 (4.80%) Mathematics
8 24 (4.61%) Open Source
9 21 (4.03%) Statistics
10 20 (3.84%) Web 2.0
11 19 (3.65%) Video on Demand
11 19 (3.65%) Blackberry
12 17 (3.26%) Mobile Games
13 15 (2.88%) Replication
14 13 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (2.11%) Social Network
15 11 (2.11%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.54%) Physics
17 7 (1.34%) Economics
17 7 (1.34%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 129 (24.76%) Linux
2 64 (12.28%) UNIX
3 52 (9.98%) Windows
4 49 (9.40%) Android
5 32 (6.14%) CentOS
6 31 (5.95%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.34%) Scientific Linux
10 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.96%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (31.29%) Scrum
2 156 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (27.26%) TDD
4 108 (20.73%) E-Commerce
5 95 (18.23%) OO
6 84 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (14.59%) Multithreading
8 65 (12.48%) MVC
9 52 (9.98%) Unit Testing
10 48 (9.21%) BDD
11 47 (9.02%) Software Engineering
11 47 (9.02%) Project Management
12 40 (7.68%) Online Marketing
12 40 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (6.91%) OOP
13 36 (6.91%) Web Development
14 33 (6.33%) OOD
15 32 (6.14%) Pair Programming
16 29 (5.57%) iOS Development
17 26 (4.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 234 (44.91%) Java
2 104 (19.96%) JavaScript
3 96 (18.43%) SQL
4 61 (11.71%) Scala
5 54 (10.36%) Ruby
6 36 (6.91%) Python
6 36 (6.91%) Perl
7 34 (6.53%) C#
8 31 (5.95%) Objective-C
9 29 (5.57%) Shell Script
10 26 (4.99%) Groovy
10 26 (4.99%) Bash Shell
11 24 (4.61%) PHP
12 19 (3.65%) XPath
13 18 (3.45%) Clojure
14 17 (3.26%) F#
14 17 (3.26%) C++
15 16 (3.07%) ActionScript
15 16 (3.07%) Haskell
16 15 (2.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 63 (12.09%) Degree
2 14 (2.69%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.54%) RHCE
4 5 (0.96%) PhD
5 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.77%) MBA
5 4 (0.77%) RHCT
5 4 (0.77%) PCI QSA
6 3 (0.58%) MySQL Certification
6 3 (0.58%) CEH
6 3 (0.58%) CISM
6 3 (0.58%) SSCP
6 3 (0.58%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.58%) ISEB
6 3 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.19%) VCP5
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.64%) QA
2 12 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.73%) SLA
5 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.54%) NFS
3 6 (1.15%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.15%) KVM
4 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.58%) Snort
6 2 (0.38%) XenServer
6 2 (0.38%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
7 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (7.10%) Puppet
2 20 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.54%) Nagios
4 6 (1.15%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.96%) Munin
6 4 (0.77%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.38%) SCCM
7 2 (0.38%) SCOM
7 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.38%) YUM
8 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (12.67%) Oracle
2 30 (5.76%) VMware
3 29 (5.57%) Red Hat
4 28 (5.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.26%) JBoss
5 17 (3.26%) Cisco
5 17 (3.26%) Symbian
6 16 (3.07%) Google
7 13 (2.50%) IBM
8 11 (2.11%) Facebook
8 11 (2.11%) HP
9 10 (1.92%) F5
10 9 (1.73%) Talend
10 9 (1.73%) Splunk
10 9 (1.73%) Sybase
10 9 (1.73%) Informatica
11 7 (1.34%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.15%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.77%) Adobe
13 4 (0.77%) Symantec
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
BenjaminJames Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + unlimited holidays
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £68000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + lots of benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Smart TV Broadcasting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Extreme Live Gaming
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Extreme Live Gaming
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Extreme Live Gaming
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago