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 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
Gaming
Rank 43 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.56% 2.78% 1.93%
As % of the General category 9.17% 6.92% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £37,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
120 159 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.97% 40.15% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 85 83 36
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (81.82%) InDesign
2 9 (81.82%) Smartphone
2 9 (81.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 9 (81.82%) ATL
2 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 9 (81.82%) Acrobat
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) Broadband
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
1 9 (81.82%) Acrobat
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (81.82%) InDesign
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Broadband
1 9 (81.82%) Internet
General
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Creative Designer
1 9 (81.82%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 1 (9.09%) CRM
1 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Scrum
1 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
1 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
1 1 (9.09%) Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe