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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 64 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 35 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.78% 2.96% 1.22%
As % of the General category 7.28% 8.01% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 13
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £38,300
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
481 437 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 38.17% 36.97% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 369 316 286
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,523
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(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 -1 35 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (63.33%) C#
2 33 (55.00%) SQL
3 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (48.33%) HTML
4 29 (48.33%) Java
5 19 (31.67%) .NET
6 17 (28.33%) PHP
7 16 (26.67%) CSS
8 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (23.33%) Open Source
10 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 11 (18.33%) Degree
12 10 (16.67%) WCF
12 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 9 (15.00%) MVC
14 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 8 (13.33%) jQuery
14 8 (13.33%) HTML5
14 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
15 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
16 6 (10.00%) Windows
16 6 (10.00%) B2B
17 5 (8.33%) Android
17 5 (8.33%) Ajax
17 5 (8.33%) SOA
18 4 (6.67%) OO
18 4 (6.67%) Python

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (1.67%) IIS
1 1 (1.67%) JBoss
1 1 (1.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Riak
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) NUnit
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.67%) Moq
2 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Junior
3 13 (21.67%) Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Junior Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Programmer
7 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Graduate
9 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) HTML
2 19 (31.67%) .NET
3 16 (26.67%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) WCF
5 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (13.33%) HTML5
5 8 (13.33%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 4 (6.67%) LINQ
7 4 (6.67%) Web Services
7 4 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (6.67%) CSS3
7 4 (6.67%) JSON
8 3 (5.00%) LAMP
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.67%) Java SE
9 1 (1.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Online Games
3 1 (1.67%) EPoS
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (23.33%) Open Source
2 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.00%) MVC
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.00%) B2B
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.00%) BDD
8 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.00%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.33%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.33%) SDLC
9 2 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 33 (55.00%) SQL
3 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (48.33%) Java
5 17 (28.33%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (5.00%) PHP5
9 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.33%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) XAML
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago