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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 62 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.56% 0.80% 1.18%
As % of the General category 1.27% 2.59% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
236 116 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 43.95% 31.02% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 69
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 13 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Sony
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sony
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago