The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 38 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Games 26 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.99% 0.26% 0.58%
As % of the General category 17.93% 1.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £63,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

General Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 92 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 33.41% 24.27% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 121 64 59
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidenhead region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Games
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Maidenhead region.

Games Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Games
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Games.

1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) E-Commerce
3 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 16 (53.33%) SIEM
3 16 (53.33%) Analytics
3 16 (53.33%) Presales
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Banking
5 13 (43.33%) Google
5 13 (43.33%) Apple
5 13 (43.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (43.33%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (43.33%) ZeroMQ
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (43.33%) Big Data
5 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (43.33%) CentOS
5 13 (43.33%) nginx
6 11 (36.67%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (43.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
1 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) BGP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) DMZ
2 3 (10.00%) FCoE
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) Big Data
2 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (46.67%) Banking
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Security Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Security Support Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (10.00%) BYOD
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Online Gambling
2 3 (10.00%) Online Games
2 3 (10.00%) Social Media
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) CentOS
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Debian
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) E-Commerce
2 16 (53.33%) Analytics
2 16 (53.33%) Presales
2 16 (53.33%) SIEM
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Web Filtering
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CCDA
2 3 (10.00%) CCDP
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CISA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Apple
1 13 (43.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (10.00%) Meraki
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper