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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 49 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.82% 1.74% 3.33%
As % of the General category 2.68% 4.00% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £37,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.20%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
149 175 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 30.41% 43.42% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 118 79 56
Average salary £53,500 £37,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.59% -10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,100 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 28 April 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 (66.67%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Broadband
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (60.00%) InDesign
2 9 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (60.00%) ATL
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 9 (60.00%) Acrobat
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Microservices
4 4 (26.67%) Apache Thrift
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (26.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (60.00%) Acrobat
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (60.00%) InDesign
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Broadband
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Creative Designer
1 9 (60.00%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Design Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Design Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Design Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) ATL
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Ajax
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (26.67%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Microservices
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
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