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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 50 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.26% 0.56% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.05% 1.26% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £63,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
95 239 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.93% 44.67% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 74
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,650 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing 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 Games.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Thrift
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (80.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (80.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow