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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 78 109 76
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -33
Permanent jobs citing Games 22 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.83% 0.16% 2.17%
As % of the General category 5.10% 0.50% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 21
Average salary £33,750 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.30% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £57,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
431 400 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 35.86% 31.35% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 329 299 258
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 22 £33,750 -41.30%
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (62.32%) Software Engineering
3 32 (46.38%) Scrum
4 30 (43.48%) Finance
5 25 (36.23%) HTML
5 25 (36.23%) Java
5 25 (36.23%) C#
5 25 (36.23%) CSS
5 25 (36.23%) Subversion
5 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
6 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 22 (31.88%) Web Development
8 20 (28.99%) Maven
8 20 (28.99%) Hudson
8 20 (28.99%) Eclipse
8 20 (28.99%) Jenkins
9 19 (27.54%) J2EE
9 19 (27.54%) Spring
10 18 (26.09%) HTML5
10 18 (26.09%) CSS3
11 15 (21.74%) Build Automation
11 15 (21.74%) Web Application Development
11 15 (21.74%) Gradle
11 15 (21.74%) TDD
11 15 (21.74%) NetBeans
11 15 (21.74%) IntelliJ
11 15 (21.74%) CMS
12 14 (20.29%) MVC
12 14 (20.29%) jQuery
13 13 (18.84%) SQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 15 (21.74%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Subversion
1 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.99%) Maven
2 20 (28.99%) Eclipse
2 20 (28.99%) Hudson
2 20 (28.99%) Jenkins
3 15 (21.74%) Gradle
3 15 (21.74%) IntelliJ
3 15 (21.74%) NetBeans
4 5 (7.25%) Ant
4 5 (7.25%) JDeveloper
5 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Electronics
3 3 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Lead Software Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Graduate
4 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Lead Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Lead Software Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Web Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Software Development Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) HTML
1 25 (36.23%) CSS
2 19 (27.54%) J2EE
2 19 (27.54%) Spring
3 18 (26.09%) HTML5
3 18 (26.09%) CSS3
4 14 (20.29%) jQuery
5 12 (17.39%) .NET
6 5 (7.25%) Middleware
6 5 (7.25%) XSD
6 5 (7.25%) XSL
6 5 (7.25%) WSDL
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.80%) OpenGL
7 4 (5.80%) DirectX
7 4 (5.80%) WCF
7 4 (5.80%) JSP
7 4 (5.80%) Struts
8 3 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) User Experience
2 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Social Gaming
3 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Open Source
5 1 (1.45%) Online Games
5 1 (1.45%) EPoS
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (62.32%) Software Engineering
3 32 (46.38%) Scrum
4 22 (31.88%) Web Development
5 15 (21.74%) Build Automation
5 15 (21.74%) Web Application Development
5 15 (21.74%) TDD
6 14 (20.29%) MVC
7 12 (17.39%) B2B
8 10 (14.49%) Content Management
9 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.59%) SOA
11 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.25%) BPMN
12 5 (7.25%) BPEL
13 4 (5.80%) Game Development
14 3 (4.35%) Logistics
14 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
14 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) C#
1 25 (36.23%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.84%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) C
7 3 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Puppet
1 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Xamarin