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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 71 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Games 23 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.20% 0.68% 1.43%
As % of the General category 5.71% 2.39% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £35,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
403 293 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.49% 28.28% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 293 218 262
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 26 February 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) HTML
3 21 (42.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.00%) SQL
4 19 (38.00%) Java
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
6 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (28.00%) .NET
8 10 (20.00%) PHP
8 10 (20.00%) Finance
8 10 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) Subversion
8 10 (20.00%) Web Development
8 10 (20.00%) jQuery
8 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (20.00%) HTML5
8 10 (20.00%) CSS3
9 9 (18.00%) MVC
9 9 (18.00%) B2B
9 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.00%) J2EE
10 8 (16.00%) Spring
11 7 (14.00%) Open Source
12 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (12.00%) Degree
12 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
13 5 (10.00%) User Experience
13 5 (10.00%) CMS
13 5 (10.00%) NetBeans

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Subversion
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Hudson
2 5 (10.00%) Gradle
2 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
2 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 5 (10.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Law
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Programmer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Graduate
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Junior
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Junior Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) HTML
2 18 (36.00%) CSS
3 14 (28.00%) .NET
4 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 10 (20.00%) HTML5
4 10 (20.00%) CSS3
5 8 (16.00%) Spring
5 8 (16.00%) J2EE
6 5 (10.00%) WCF
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.00%) JSP
8 3 (6.00%) Struts
8 3 (6.00%) LAMP
8 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) WPF
10 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Open Source
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.00%) Web Development
3 10 (20.00%) Scrum
4 9 (18.00%) B2B
4 9 (18.00%) MVC
4 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Content Management
6 5 (10.00%) SOA
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.00%) Coaching
7 3 (6.00%) Logistics
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.00%) OOP
9 1 (2.00%) OO
9 1 (2.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C#
1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) PHP
4 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.00%) PHP5
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) XAML
7 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
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