The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 74 56 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Games 31 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.39% 3.85% 0.62%
As % of the General category 6.10% 10.71% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

General Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
508 420 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 39.23% 35.96% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 394 278 284
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Games
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Nottinghamshire region.

Games Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Games
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -15 31 £35,000 -12.50%
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (61.76%) C#
2 38 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 36 (52.94%) HTML
4 34 (50.00%) SQL
5 33 (48.53%) Java
6 22 (32.35%) CSS
7 20 (29.41%) .NET
8 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.53%) PHP
10 14 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (20.59%) Open Source
11 13 (19.12%) MVC
12 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.18%) WCF
12 11 (16.18%) jQuery
13 10 (14.71%) Degree
13 10 (14.71%) HTML5
14 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
14 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
15 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
16 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
16 7 (10.29%) Web Services
16 7 (10.29%) B2B
16 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
17 6 (8.82%) Windows
17 6 (8.82%) Ajax
17 6 (8.82%) Android
17 6 (8.82%) CSS3
18 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) Node.js
1 1 (1.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
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 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Riak
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Selenium
1 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
1 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.88%) Moq
2 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
3 3 (4.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Junior
2 14 (20.59%) Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Programmer
5 8 (11.76%) Junior Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior 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%) C# Programmer
9 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) HTML
2 22 (32.35%) CSS
3 20 (29.41%) .NET
4 11 (16.18%) WCF
4 11 (16.18%) jQuery
5 10 (14.71%) HTML5
6 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.29%) Web Services
8 6 (8.82%) Ajax
8 6 (8.82%) CSS3
9 5 (7.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.88%) JSON
10 4 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (5.88%) LINQ
10 4 (5.88%) NHibernate
11 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.94%) Django
12 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.82%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Solaris
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (20.59%) Open Source
2 13 (19.12%) MVC
3 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.29%) B2B
5 5 (7.35%) TDD
5 5 (7.35%) SOA
5 5 (7.35%) BDD
5 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
5 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
6 4 (5.88%) OO
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
7 3 (4.41%) SDLC
8 2 (2.94%) Mobile Development
8 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Coaching
8 2 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) C#
2 38 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.00%) SQL
4 33 (48.53%) Java
5 16 (23.53%) PHP
6 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.94%) PHP5
9 1 (1.47%) XAML
9 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Xamarin