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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 64 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Games 35 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.75% 2.13% 1.52%
As % of the General category 7.07% 6.27% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 15
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
495 351 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.85% 34.01% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 361 256 286
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £71,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 29 (54.72%) C#
2 28 (52.83%) SQL
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
3 24 (45.28%) Java
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) PHP
4 15 (28.30%) .NET
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.64%) Open Source
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
9 9 (16.98%) Degree
9 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
10 8 (15.09%) WCF
10 8 (15.09%) HTML5
10 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
11 7 (13.21%) MVC
11 7 (13.21%) jQuery
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
13 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
13 5 (9.43%) SOA
13 5 (9.43%) B2B
13 5 (9.43%) TDD
13 5 (9.43%) Android
13 5 (9.43%) CSS3
13 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
14 4 (7.55%) Unity (Game Engine)

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Riak
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) Moq
2 3 (5.66%) NUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Hudson
3 2 (3.77%) Gradle
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.77%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Law
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Junior
2 10 (18.87%) Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Programmer
5 6 (11.32%) Junior Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Junior Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Graduate
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) .NET
3 14 (26.42%) CSS
4 8 (15.09%) WCF
4 8 (15.09%) HTML5
5 7 (13.21%) jQuery
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.43%) CSS3
8 4 (7.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (7.55%) Ajax
9 3 (5.66%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.66%) LAMP
9 3 (5.66%) Web Services
9 3 (5.66%) JSON
9 3 (5.66%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (5.66%) LINQ
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.77%) J2EE
10 2 (3.77%) Spring
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Open Source
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.43%) Android
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (13.21%) MVC
4 5 (9.43%) TDD
4 5 (9.43%) SOA
4 5 (9.43%) B2B
4 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Web Development
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 3 (5.66%) Coaching
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
7 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.77%) Android Development
7 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.77%) OO
7 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C#
2 28 (52.83%) SQL
3 24 (45.28%) Java
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) PHP
5 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) PHP5
8 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.77%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) VBScript
9 1 (1.89%) VBA
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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