The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 68 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.74% - 2.87%
As % of the General category 2.50% - 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
120 79 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.56% 24.61% 31.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 62 106
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Games
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Games Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Games
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) CRISC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 3 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Portsmouth
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago