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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 68 42 84
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +42
Permanent jobs citing Games 29 56 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.46% 5.74% 0.51%
As % of the General category 5.74% 14.89% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
505 376 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.91% 38.56% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 374 242 227
Average salary £38,500 £40,857 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,418
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 August 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 44 (64.71%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 38 (55.88%) HTML
4 37 (54.41%) Java
5 31 (45.59%) SQL
6 23 (33.82%) CSS
7 18 (26.47%) .NET
8 15 (22.06%) PHP
8 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
9 14 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (20.59%) Open Source
10 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 12 (17.65%) MVC
11 11 (16.18%) Degree
11 11 (16.18%) WCF
11 11 (16.18%) jQuery
12 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 10 (14.71%) HTML5
13 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
13 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
14 8 (11.76%) Web Services
14 8 (11.76%) B2B
14 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (11.76%) Android
15 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
15 6 (8.82%) Windows
15 6 (8.82%) Selenium
15 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
15 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
15 6 (8.82%) WebDriver

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) JBoss
1 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) Node.js
1 1 (1.47%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) Riak
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Selenium
1 6 (8.82%) WebDriver
1 6 (8.82%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.88%) Moq
2 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Junior
3 14 (20.59%) Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Junior Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Programmer
6 8 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.88%) C# Programmer
9 4 (5.88%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) HTML
2 23 (33.82%) CSS
3 18 (26.47%) .NET
4 11 (16.18%) WCF
4 11 (16.18%) jQuery
5 10 (14.71%) HTML5
6 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.76%) Web Services
8 5 (7.35%) Ajax
8 5 (7.35%) CSS3
8 5 (7.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (5.88%) LINQ
9 4 (5.88%) NHibernate
9 4 (5.88%) JSON
10 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.41%) XML
10 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Online Games
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.76%) Android
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (20.59%) Open Source
2 12 (17.65%) MVC
3 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.76%) B2B
5 6 (8.82%) BDD
5 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
5 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.35%) TDD
7 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) SOA
7 4 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (4.41%) SDLC
8 3 (4.41%) Android Development
8 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.94%) OOD
9 2 (2.94%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 37 (54.41%) Java
4 31 (45.59%) SQL
5 15 (22.06%) PHP
6 5 (7.35%) Python
7 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.47%) PHP5
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) VBScript
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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