The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 165 161 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1052 1002 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.36% 30.73% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 679 644 623
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Online Games
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Online Games Salary Histogram 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 28 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -5 5 £42,000 -
Online Games
UK

Online Games
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) Physics
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) PhD
2 8 (88.89%) Hedge funds
2 8 (88.89%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) Trello
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Yii
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) Yii
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) Physics
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
Dundee, Angus
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago