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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 159 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.32% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £75,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
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
1127 1324 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.31% 38.12% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 683 803 608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee - 1 - -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Trello
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Game Development
3 1 (25.00%) Yii
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Yii
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Game Development
1 1 (25.00%) UX Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat