The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 41 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.37% 0.26% 1.94%
As % of the General category 5.56% 1.09% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £105,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Games
East of England

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

General Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
72 92 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 24.57% 23.83% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 107
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Games
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Games Salary Trend in Norfolk

Games
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +13 4 £105,000 -
Games
East of England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft