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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.23%
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
334 320 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.96% 38.32% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 276 285 342
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Photoshop

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (50.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe