The first 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 1 August 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 38 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 55 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.67% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the General category 14.71% 1.33% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 3
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 £38,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
374 301 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.56% 30.97% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 244 224 310
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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,409 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Nottinghamshire

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 1 August 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 67 (80.72%) Software Engineering
2 59 (71.08%) Scrum
3 54 (65.06%) Finance
4 53 (63.86%) Eclipse
5 41 (49.40%) Subversion
5 41 (49.40%) Git (software)
5 41 (49.40%) Hudson
6 35 (42.17%) J2EE
6 35 (42.17%) Oracle
7 31 (37.35%) HTML
7 31 (37.35%) SOA
7 31 (37.35%) CSS
7 31 (37.35%) SSL
7 31 (37.35%) JDeveloper
7 31 (37.35%) Middleware
7 31 (37.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 31 (37.35%) BPEL
8 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
9 26 (31.33%) Java
9 26 (31.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 25 (30.12%) HTML5
10 25 (30.12%) CSS3
10 25 (30.12%) MongoDB
10 25 (30.12%) Xcode
10 25 (30.12%) Objective-C
11 18 (21.69%) C#
12 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
12 15 (18.07%) Maven
13 14 (16.87%) Web Development
14 13 (15.66%) Oracle BPM

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (31.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (13.25%) CMS
3 9 (10.84%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.02%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) GitHub
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.46%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (63.86%) Eclipse
2 41 (49.40%) Subversion
2 41 (49.40%) Git (software)
2 41 (49.40%) Hudson
3 31 (37.35%) JDeveloper
4 25 (30.12%) Xcode
5 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
5 15 (18.07%) Maven
6 10 (12.05%) NetBeans
6 10 (12.05%) IntelliJ
6 10 (12.05%) Gradle
7 5 (6.02%) Ant
8 1 (1.20%) Xdebug
8 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (65.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (78.31%) Software Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Lead Software Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Graduate
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.41%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Creative Director
9 2 (2.41%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Junior
10 1 (1.20%) Engineering Manager
10 1 (1.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.17%) J2EE
2 31 (37.35%) HTML
2 31 (37.35%) CSS
2 31 (37.35%) Middleware
2 31 (37.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (30.12%) HTML5
3 25 (30.12%) CSS3
4 13 (15.66%) JMS
5 10 (12.05%) Spring
6 8 (9.64%) .NET
7 7 (8.43%) jQuery
8 5 (6.02%) WSDL
8 5 (6.02%) Web Services
8 5 (6.02%) XSD
8 5 (6.02%) XSL
8 5 (6.02%) WCF
9 3 (3.61%) OpenGL
9 3 (3.61%) DirectX
10 2 (2.41%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.41%) Social Gaming
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
3 4 (4.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) Software Engineering
2 59 (71.08%) Scrum
3 31 (37.35%) SOA
3 31 (37.35%) BPEL
4 14 (16.87%) Web Development
5 12 (14.46%) MVC
6 10 (12.05%) TDD
6 10 (12.05%) Build Automation
6 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.64%) B2B
8 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.02%) B2C
9 5 (6.02%) Content Management
9 5 (6.02%) BPMN
10 4 (4.82%) Android Development
10 4 (4.82%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.61%) Game Development
12 2 (2.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
2 26 (31.33%) Java
3 25 (30.12%) Objective-C
4 18 (21.69%) C#
5 7 (8.43%) C++
6 6 (7.23%) SQL
7 4 (4.82%) VB
8 3 (3.61%) C
9 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
1 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.20%) Zend
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