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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 66 95 70
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Permanent jobs citing Games 27 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.45% 0.33% 2.26%
As % of the General category 7.28% 1.21% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 20
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £57,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,250
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
371 330 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 33.70% 27.30% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 293 295 269
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 21 November 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 64 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (67.07%) Software Engineering
3 44 (53.66%) Scrum
4 42 (51.22%) Finance
5 34 (41.46%) Subversion
5 34 (41.46%) Git (software)
6 32 (39.02%) Eclipse
7 31 (37.80%) HTML
7 31 (37.80%) CSS
8 29 (35.37%) Java
8 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
9 28 (34.15%) Hudson
10 27 (32.93%) J2EE
11 25 (30.49%) C#
12 23 (28.05%) Web Development
13 22 (26.83%) HTML5
13 22 (26.83%) CSS3
14 21 (25.61%) User Experience
15 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
15 20 (24.39%) Maven
16 19 (23.17%) Spring
17 16 (19.51%) MVC
17 16 (19.51%) SOA
17 16 (19.51%) CMS
18 15 (18.29%) NetBeans
18 15 (18.29%) TDD
18 15 (18.29%) jQuery
18 15 (18.29%) Oracle
18 15 (18.29%) IntelliJ
18 15 (18.29%) Gradle

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (19.51%) CMS
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.10%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.10%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (41.46%) Subversion
1 34 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 32 (39.02%) Eclipse
3 28 (34.15%) Hudson
4 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
4 20 (24.39%) Maven
5 15 (18.29%) NetBeans
5 15 (18.29%) IntelliJ
5 15 (18.29%) Gradle
6 13 (15.85%) JDeveloper
7 8 (9.76%) Xcode
8 5 (6.10%) Ant
9 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.22%) Xdebug
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Electronics
3 3 (3.66%) Law
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Software Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Graduate
4 9 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Lead Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Lead Software Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Web Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) HTML
1 31 (37.80%) CSS
2 27 (32.93%) J2EE
3 22 (26.83%) HTML5
3 22 (26.83%) CSS3
4 19 (23.17%) Spring
5 15 (18.29%) jQuery
6 13 (15.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (15.85%) Middleware
7 12 (14.63%) .NET
8 5 (6.10%) WCF
8 5 (6.10%) XSD
8 5 (6.10%) XSL
8 5 (6.10%) WSDL
9 4 (4.88%) OpenGL
9 4 (4.88%) DirectX
9 4 (4.88%) JMS
9 4 (4.88%) JSP
9 4 (4.88%) Struts
9 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) User Experience
2 10 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Social Gaming
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) Online Games
4 1 (1.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.22%) Statistics
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (67.07%) Software Engineering
3 44 (53.66%) Scrum
4 23 (28.05%) Web Development
5 16 (19.51%) SOA
5 16 (19.51%) MVC
6 15 (18.29%) TDD
6 15 (18.29%) Build Automation
6 15 (18.29%) Web Application Development
7 13 (15.85%) BPEL
7 13 (15.85%) B2B
8 10 (12.20%) Content Management
9 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.10%) BPMN
12 4 (4.88%) Game Development
12 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
13 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.66%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) Java
1 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.49%) C#
3 12 (14.63%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) Objective-C
5 7 (8.54%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.54%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) C
7 3 (3.66%) VB
8 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
1 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Oracle
2 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) Zend
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