The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 40 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.37% 0.21% 0.84%
As % of the General category 5.23% 0.54% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
153 184 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 45.40% 38.74% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 121 108 134
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
South East

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Online Games
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (21.43%) German Language
7 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
7 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) Flash
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Data Management
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Logistics
9 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
1 6 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) ODBC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Spread Betting
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) R
2 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
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