The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 129 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+29.10% -19.27%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
688 611 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.15% 32.66% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 557 550 407
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,850 £54,920
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Online Games
South East

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Online Games
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Online Games
South East

Online Games
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware