The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 70 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.71% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
Online Games
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
316 375 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.76% 47.41% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 273 248 264
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Online Games
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Oxford

Online Games
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Web Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification