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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 59 78 102
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +24
Permanent jobs citing Games 27 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.87% 1.64% 0.48%
As % of the General category 9.00% 4.38% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
300 388 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.88% 37.49% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 183 297 225
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 8 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (42.86%) HTML
2 23 (41.07%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 21 (37.50%) C#
3 21 (37.50%) .NET
4 17 (30.36%) SQL
5 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
6 13 (23.21%) PHP
6 13 (23.21%) XML
7 12 (21.43%) VBA
7 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 12 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (21.43%) Open Source
8 11 (19.64%) IaaS
8 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.86%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) MCSE
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (12.50%) PaaS
11 7 (12.50%) Public Cloud
11 7 (12.50%) Python
11 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.71%) B2B
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
13 5 (8.93%) Degree

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Maya
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) IaaS
2 8 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Consultant
3 10 (17.86%) IT Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate
5 8 (14.29%) IT Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate IT Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) IT Graduate
7 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Junior
8 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Mobile UI Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Mobile UX Developer
9 3 (5.36%) UI/UX Developer
9 3 (5.36%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) HTML
2 21 (37.50%) .NET
3 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
4 13 (23.21%) XML
5 12 (21.43%) CSS
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.14%) J2EE
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) JSP
6 4 (7.14%) Spring
6 4 (7.14%) Struts
7 3 (5.36%) Web Services
8 2 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (1.79%) COM
9 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.79%) LAMP
9 1 (1.79%) Laravel
9 1 (1.79%) REST
9 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) iPhone
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.93%) Android
3 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Open Source
1 12 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.71%) B2B
3 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
5 4 (7.14%) API Development
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps
5 4 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 4 (7.14%) Kanban
5 4 (7.14%) Scrum
5 4 (7.14%) SDLC
5 4 (7.14%) User Stories
6 3 (5.36%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) MVC
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Security Operations
6 3 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Java
1 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 13 (23.21%) PHP
5 12 (21.43%) VBA
6 7 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) MCSE
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) CEH
3 3 (5.36%) CISA
3 3 (5.36%) CISM
3 3 (5.36%) CISSP
3 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (5.36%) CSSLP
3 3 (5.36%) GIAC
3 3 (5.36%) SANS
3 3 (5.36%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.36%) SSCP
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) BT
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Facebook
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter
4 1 (1.79%) VMware