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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 158
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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
834 1312 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.30% 44.95% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 521 763 720
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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