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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 49 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 55 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.70% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the General category 13.06% 1.62% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 9
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
421 371 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 36.01% 31.66% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 289 287 358
Average salary £40,857 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.86% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,475
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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 +37 55 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 71 (79.78%) Software Engineering
2 60 (67.42%) Scrum
3 54 (60.67%) Finance
4 53 (59.55%) Eclipse
5 41 (46.07%) Subversion
5 41 (46.07%) Git (software)
5 41 (46.07%) Hudson
6 36 (40.45%) J2EE
7 35 (39.33%) Oracle
8 34 (38.20%) HTML
8 34 (38.20%) CSS
9 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
10 31 (34.83%) SOA
10 31 (34.83%) SSL
10 31 (34.83%) JDeveloper
10 31 (34.83%) Middleware
10 31 (34.83%) BPEL
10 31 (34.83%) Oracle Fusion
11 28 (31.46%) Java
12 26 (29.21%) HTML5
12 26 (29.21%) Oracle Service Bus
12 26 (29.21%) CSS3
13 25 (28.09%) Xcode
13 25 (28.09%) Objective-C
13 25 (28.09%) MongoDB
14 23 (25.84%) C#
15 15 (16.85%) MVC
15 15 (16.85%) Maven
15 15 (16.85%) Web Development
15 15 (16.85%) Jenkins

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (29.21%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (12.36%) CMS
3 9 (10.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) GitHub
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.48%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (59.55%) Eclipse
2 41 (46.07%) Subversion
2 41 (46.07%) Git (software)
2 41 (46.07%) Hudson
3 31 (34.83%) JDeveloper
4 25 (28.09%) Xcode
5 15 (16.85%) Maven
5 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
6 10 (11.24%) Gradle
6 10 (11.24%) NetBeans
6 10 (11.24%) IntelliJ
7 5 (5.62%) Ant
8 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.12%) Xdebug
General
1 54 (60.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (75.28%) Software Engineer
2 14 (15.73%) Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Graduate
4 9 (10.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (3.37%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (3.37%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Junior
8 2 (2.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.45%) J2EE
2 34 (38.20%) CSS
2 34 (38.20%) HTML
3 31 (34.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 31 (34.83%) Middleware
4 26 (29.21%) HTML5
4 26 (29.21%) CSS3
5 13 (14.61%) JMS
6 11 (12.36%) Spring
6 11 (12.36%) .NET
7 8 (8.99%) jQuery
8 6 (6.74%) Web Services
8 6 (6.74%) WCF
9 5 (5.62%) WSDL
9 5 (5.62%) XSD
9 5 (5.62%) XSL
10 4 (4.49%) OpenGL
10 4 (4.49%) DirectX
11 2 (2.25%) WPF
11 2 (2.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.37%) Social Gaming
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.62%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (79.78%) Software Engineering
2 60 (67.42%) Scrum
3 31 (34.83%) BPEL
3 31 (34.83%) SOA
4 15 (16.85%) MVC
4 15 (16.85%) Web Development
5 10 (11.24%) Build Automation
5 10 (11.24%) Web Application Development
5 10 (11.24%) B2B
5 10 (11.24%) TDD
6 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.74%) B2C
9 5 (5.62%) Content Management
9 5 (5.62%) Android Development
9 5 (5.62%) iOS Development
9 5 (5.62%) BPMN
10 4 (4.49%) Game Development
11 3 (3.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.46%) Java
3 25 (28.09%) Objective-C
4 23 (25.84%) C#
5 9 (10.11%) C++
6 8 (8.99%) SQL
7 5 (5.62%) VB
8 4 (4.49%) C
9 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Puppet
1 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.12%) Zend
Nottingham
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