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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 71 51 84
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Permanent jobs citing Games 28 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.37% 4.29% 0.64%
As % of the General category 6.07% 12.17% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 6
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
461 345 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 39.00% 35.24% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 356 222 236
Average salary £37,500 £40,857 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (63.64%) C#
2 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 36 (54.55%) HTML
4 33 (50.00%) Java
5 32 (48.48%) SQL
6 22 (33.33%) CSS
7 20 (30.30%) .NET
8 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 16 (24.24%) PHP
9 14 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (21.21%) Open Source
10 13 (19.70%) MVC
11 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 11 (16.67%) WCF
11 11 (16.67%) jQuery
12 10 (15.15%) Degree
12 10 (15.15%) HTML5
13 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
14 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
15 7 (10.61%) B2B
15 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
15 7 (10.61%) Web Services
16 6 (9.09%) Windows
16 6 (9.09%) Ajax
16 6 (9.09%) Android
16 6 (9.09%) CSS3
17 5 (7.58%) BDD
17 5 (7.58%) SpecFlow

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (1.52%) IIS
1 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.52%) Node.js
1 1 (1.52%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.03%) Riak
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) Redis
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Selenium
1 5 (7.58%) WebDriver
1 5 (7.58%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.06%) Moq
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) NUnit
3 3 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Junior
2 14 (21.21%) Consultant
3 12 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Programmer
5 8 (12.12%) Junior Consultant
6 7 (10.61%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Junior Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) C# Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) HTML
2 22 (33.33%) CSS
3 20 (30.30%) .NET
4 11 (16.67%) WCF
4 11 (16.67%) jQuery
5 10 (15.15%) HTML5
6 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
8 6 (9.09%) Ajax
8 6 (9.09%) CSS3
9 5 (7.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.06%) JSON
10 4 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (6.06%) LINQ
10 4 (6.06%) NHibernate
11 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.03%) Django
12 2 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.09%) Android
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Solaris
3 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (21.21%) Open Source
2 13 (19.70%) MVC
3 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.61%) B2B
5 5 (7.58%) TDD
5 5 (7.58%) SOA
5 5 (7.58%) BDD
5 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.06%) OO
7 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Line Management
7 3 (4.55%) SDLC
8 2 (3.03%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) Coaching
8 2 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.03%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) C#
2 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 33 (50.00%) Java
4 32 (48.48%) SQL
5 16 (24.24%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.58%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.03%) PHP5
8 1 (1.52%) XAML
8 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
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