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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 73 46 93
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +47
Permanent jobs citing Games 27 53 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.14% 4.77% 0.51%
As % of the General category 5.08% 12.93% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
531 410 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 42.11% 36.94% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 401 273 283
Average salary £37,500 £40,857 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -27 27 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (62.69%) C#
2 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 37 (55.22%) HTML
4 35 (52.24%) Java
5 30 (44.78%) SQL
6 23 (34.33%) CSS
7 17 (25.37%) .NET
8 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
9 14 (20.90%) PHP
10 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (19.40%) Open Source
11 12 (17.91%) MVC
12 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.42%) WCF
12 11 (16.42%) jQuery
13 10 (14.93%) Degree
13 10 (14.93%) HTML5
14 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
15 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.94%) B2B
15 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
15 8 (11.94%) Web Services
15 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
16 7 (10.45%) Android
17 6 (8.96%) Selenium
17 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
17 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
17 6 (8.96%) Windows
17 6 (8.96%) BDD
17 6 (8.96%) Test Automation

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.49%) IIS
1 1 (1.49%) JBoss
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Node.js
1 1 (1.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.48%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) Riak
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Redis
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Selenium
1 6 (8.96%) WebDriver
1 6 (8.96%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.97%) Moq
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.97%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.97%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Junior
3 13 (19.40%) Consultant
4 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Junior Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Programmer
6 8 (11.94%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) CSS
3 17 (25.37%) .NET
4 11 (16.42%) WCF
4 11 (16.42%) jQuery
5 10 (14.93%) HTML5
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.94%) Web Services
7 5 (7.46%) Ajax
7 5 (7.46%) CSS3
7 5 (7.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.97%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (5.97%) LINQ
8 4 (5.97%) NHibernate
8 4 (5.97%) JSON
9 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.99%) Django
10 2 (2.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Online Games
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.45%) Android
3 6 (8.96%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Open Source
1 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
2 12 (17.91%) MVC
3 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) B2B
5 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
5 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.96%) BDD
6 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.97%) OO
7 4 (5.97%) SOA
7 4 (5.97%) Line Management
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC
8 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.99%) OOD
9 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.99%) B2C
9 2 (2.99%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) C#
2 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 35 (52.24%) Java
4 30 (44.78%) SQL
5 14 (20.90%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) PHP5
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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