The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 43 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 18 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.83% - 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.89% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
Online Games
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
182 150 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.72% 35.55% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 133 139 146
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £50,000 £58,935
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Online Games
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Online 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Sun
1 20 (100.00%) Games
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 12 (60.00%) High Availability
3 12 (60.00%) Coaching
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (60.00%) OOP
3 12 (60.00%) Mobile Games
3 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) Refactoring
3 12 (60.00%) QA
3 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) RESTful
4 8 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) Kanban
4 8 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (40.00%) Spring
4 8 (40.00%) Maven
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (40.00%) HTML

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (40.00%) Hazelcast
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Ant
1 8 (40.00%) Gradle
1 8 (40.00%) Grunt
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Appium
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 20 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 4 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 8 (40.00%) CSS3
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) HTML5
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) Node.js
2 8 (40.00%) React
2 8 (40.00%) REST
2 8 (40.00%) RESTful
2 8 (40.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mobile Games
2 8 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 12 (60.00%) Coaching
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (60.00%) High Availability
3 12 (60.00%) OOP
3 12 (60.00%) Refactoring
3 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) API Design
4 8 (40.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Kanban
4 8 (40.00%) Microservices
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Sun
2 8 (40.00%) Apigee