The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 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 General category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 45 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.89% 1.17% -
As % of the General category 5.77% 5.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 79 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 32.70% 23.03% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 123
Average salary £45,000 £34,375 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -9.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
Cambridgeshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Games
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Games Salary Trend in Peterborough

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 18 (78.26%) C#
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
1 18 (78.26%) MCP
1 18 (78.26%) MCAD
1 18 (78.26%) MCSD
1 18 (78.26%) OO
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (78.26%) Internet
1 18 (78.26%) MVC
1 18 (78.26%) WCF
1 18 (78.26%) Domain-Driven Design
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (78.26%) BDD
1 18 (78.26%) Razor View Engine
1 18 (78.26%) CQRS
1 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 18 (78.26%) TDD
1 18 (78.26%) MCTS
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) User Stories

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
1 18 (78.26%) WCF
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (78.26%) Razor View Engine
1 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) OO
1 18 (78.26%) MVC
1 18 (78.26%) Domain-Driven Design
1 18 (78.26%) BDD
1 18 (78.26%) CQRS
1 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
1 18 (78.26%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) MCP
1 18 (78.26%) MCAD
1 18 (78.26%) MCSD
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (78.26%) MCTS
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