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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 178
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -11.36%
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
1168 1191 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.77% 37.82% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 661 703 828
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,245
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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