The first 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 18 April 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 Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 49 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.40% 1.04% 0.20%
As % of the General category 7.14% 6.45% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
70 62 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.66% 16.19% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 105
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Games Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +7 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Games
East of England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) NUnit
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Kanban
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) VB
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (42.86%) Moq
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (42.86%) NHibernate
3 6 (42.86%) LINQ
3 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) CSS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) NUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (42.86%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Graduate
4 6 (42.86%) Junior
4 6 (42.86%) Junior Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (42.86%) NHibernate
3 6 (42.86%) LINQ
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
1 8 (57.14%) TDD
1 8 (57.14%) Kanban
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Game Development
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) VB
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Google