The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 162
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +11.42%
Online Games
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1118 1383 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.94% 41.76% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 595 835 871
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Online Games
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Scotland

Online Games
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree