The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 95 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.11% 1.19% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Average salary £27,500 £33,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Games
Buckinghamshire

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
426 420 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.53% 31.84% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 340 296 313
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Games
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Games Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Games
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) NUnit
2 5 (55.56%) NHibernate
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) LINQ
2 5 (55.56%) Kanban
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (55.56%) Moq
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) PMP
3 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) NUnit
1 5 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (55.56%) Moq
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Graduate
1 5 (55.56%) Junior
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Junior Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) NHibernate
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
1 5 (55.56%) LINQ
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Kanban
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PMP
2 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
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