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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 53 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -8
Permanent jobs citing Games 38 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.46% 0.46% 1.29%
As % of the General category 10.13% 1.47% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 13
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,000
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
375 341 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 34.18% 31.06% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 283 296 329
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 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 22 October 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 49 (56.32%) Scrum
4 47 (54.02%) Finance
5 40 (45.98%) Eclipse
6 34 (39.08%) CSS
6 34 (39.08%) HTML
6 34 (39.08%) Subversion
6 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
7 32 (36.78%) Hudson
8 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
9 30 (34.48%) J2EE
10 29 (33.33%) Java
11 25 (28.74%) C#
12 24 (27.59%) User Experience
13 23 (26.44%) CSS3
13 23 (26.44%) SOA
13 23 (26.44%) HTML5
14 22 (25.29%) Oracle
15 20 (22.99%) SSL
15 20 (22.99%) JDeveloper
15 20 (22.99%) Middleware
15 20 (22.99%) Oracle Fusion
15 20 (22.99%) BPEL
16 18 (20.69%) MVC
17 17 (19.54%) Maven
17 17 (19.54%) Web Development
17 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
18 16 (18.39%) Spring
19 15 (17.24%) Oracle Service Bus

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (17.24%) Oracle Service Bus
2 13 (14.94%) CMS
3 7 (8.05%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.75%) Apache
4 5 (5.75%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) GitHub
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Eclipse
2 34 (39.08%) Subversion
2 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
3 32 (36.78%) Hudson
4 20 (22.99%) JDeveloper
5 17 (19.54%) Maven
5 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
6 14 (16.09%) Xcode
7 12 (13.79%) NetBeans
7 12 (13.79%) IntelliJ
7 12 (13.79%) Gradle
8 5 (5.75%) Ant
9 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.15%) Xdebug
General
1 47 (54.02%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Electronics
3 1 (1.15%) Law
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (62.07%) Software Engineer
2 21 (24.14%) Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Lead Software Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Graduate
6 7 (8.05%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Software Engineering Manager
11 2 (2.30%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) CSS
1 34 (39.08%) HTML
2 30 (34.48%) J2EE
3 23 (26.44%) CSS3
3 23 (26.44%) HTML5
4 20 (22.99%) Middleware
4 20 (22.99%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (18.39%) Spring
6 14 (16.09%) .NET
7 13 (14.94%) jQuery
8 9 (10.34%) JMS
9 7 (8.05%) WCF
10 5 (5.75%) WSDL
10 5 (5.75%) XSD
10 5 (5.75%) XSL
11 4 (4.60%) JSP
11 4 (4.60%) Struts
11 4 (4.60%) Web Services
11 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.60%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) User Experience
2 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Social Gaming
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Online Games
5 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 49 (56.32%) Scrum
4 23 (26.44%) SOA
5 20 (22.99%) BPEL
6 18 (20.69%) MVC
7 17 (19.54%) Web Development
8 15 (17.24%) B2B
9 12 (13.79%) TDD
9 12 (13.79%) Build Automation
9 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.05%) Content Management
10 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.75%) BPMN
13 4 (4.60%) Game Development
13 4 (4.60%) B2C
14 3 (3.45%) Waterfall
14 3 (3.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
2 29 (33.33%) Java
3 25 (28.74%) C#
4 14 (16.09%) Objective-C
5 11 (12.64%) SQL
6 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.05%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) C
8 3 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Oracle
2 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.15%) Zend
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