The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Online Games
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
117 93 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 39.66% 36.19% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 115
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,450 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Online Games
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Middlesex

Online Games
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft