The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 53 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.38% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.89% 1.53% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £21,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+182.35% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Games
Berkshire

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

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
277 262 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 47.84% 45.09% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 228 225 226
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Games
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Games Salary Trend in Slough

Games
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Slough

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 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 Games.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (30.77%) Drupal
3 4 (30.77%) Alfresco
3 4 (30.77%) WordPress
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) nginx
3 4 (30.77%) Plesk
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
3 4 (30.77%) cPanel
3 4 (30.77%) Webmin
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
1 4 (30.77%) Alfresco
1 4 (30.77%) WordPress
1 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Sqoop
4 2 (15.38%) PowerCenter
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
1 2 (15.38%) Xbox
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 1 (7.69%) STB
2 1 (7.69%) IPTV
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) HiveQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Flume
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Plesk
1 4 (30.77%) cPanel
1 4 (30.77%) Webmin
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Informatica
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Talend
5 1 (7.69%) Roku
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) Facebook
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