The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 17 11 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% 6.56% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.86% 15.38% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South East

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

General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 78 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.63% 42.62% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 65 64
Median salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,850 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Games
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Games Salary Trend in Middlesex

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk