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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 29 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.82% 1.44% 2.20%
As % of the General category 4.35% 3.70% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
69 108 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.82% 38.99% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 150
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £31,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Tableau
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) NUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) LINQ

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
5 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau