The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 39 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+45 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 55 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.47% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the General category 15.11% 1.57% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Games
Nottinghamshire

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

General Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
364 319 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 36.22% 32.52% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 255 244 330
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,423 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Games
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Games Salary Trend in Nottingham

Games
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 71 (77.17%) Software Engineering
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 54 (58.70%) Finance
4 53 (57.61%) Eclipse
5 41 (44.57%) Subversion
5 41 (44.57%) Git (software)
5 41 (44.57%) Hudson
6 37 (40.22%) CSS
6 37 (40.22%) HTML
6 37 (40.22%) J2EE
7 35 (38.04%) Oracle
7 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
8 31 (33.70%) SOA
8 31 (33.70%) SSL
8 31 (33.70%) JDeveloper
8 31 (33.70%) Middleware
8 31 (33.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 31 (33.70%) BPEL
9 29 (31.52%) Java
10 28 (30.43%) HTML5
10 28 (30.43%) CSS3
11 26 (28.26%) Oracle Service Bus
12 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
12 25 (27.17%) C#
12 25 (27.17%) Xcode
12 25 (27.17%) Objective-C
13 17 (18.48%) MVC
14 15 (16.30%) Jenkins
14 15 (16.30%) Maven
14 15 (16.30%) Web Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (11.96%) CMS
3 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.43%) Apache
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) GitHub
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.04%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (57.61%) Eclipse
2 41 (44.57%) Subversion
2 41 (44.57%) Git (software)
2 41 (44.57%) Hudson
3 31 (33.70%) JDeveloper
4 25 (27.17%) Xcode
5 15 (16.30%) Maven
5 15 (16.30%) Jenkins
6 10 (10.87%) Gradle
6 10 (10.87%) NetBeans
6 10 (10.87%) IntelliJ
7 5 (5.43%) Ant
8 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.09%) Xdebug
General
1 54 (58.70%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (72.83%) Software Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Software Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Graduate
5 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Architect
8 3 (3.26%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.26%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Software Engineering Manager
9 2 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) J2EE
1 37 (40.22%) CSS
1 37 (40.22%) HTML
2 31 (33.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 31 (33.70%) Middleware
3 28 (30.43%) HTML5
3 28 (30.43%) CSS3
4 13 (14.13%) JMS
5 12 (13.04%) Spring
5 12 (13.04%) .NET
6 9 (9.78%) jQuery
7 6 (6.52%) Web Services
7 6 (6.52%) WCF
8 5 (5.43%) WSDL
8 5 (5.43%) XSD
8 5 (5.43%) XSL
9 4 (4.35%) OpenGL
9 4 (4.35%) DirectX
10 2 (2.17%) WPF
10 2 (2.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) Social Gaming
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (77.17%) Software Engineering
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 31 (33.70%) BPEL
3 31 (33.70%) SOA
4 17 (18.48%) MVC
5 15 (16.30%) Web Development
6 12 (13.04%) B2B
7 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.87%) TDD
7 10 (10.87%) Build Automation
7 10 (10.87%) Web Application Development
8 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.52%) B2C
11 5 (5.43%) Content Management
11 5 (5.43%) Android Development
11 5 (5.43%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.43%) BPMN
12 4 (4.35%) Game Development
13 3 (3.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
2 29 (31.52%) Java
3 25 (27.17%) C#
3 25 (27.17%) Objective-C
4 9 (9.78%) C++
5 8 (8.70%) SQL
6 5 (5.43%) VB
7 4 (4.35%) C
8 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
1 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle
2 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.09%) Zend
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