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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 52 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.46% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.03% 1.45% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £26,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -44.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
195 275 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 45.14% 42.97% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 176 217 179
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Genesys
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) KANA
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Account Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Genesys
1 2 (50.00%) KANA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle