The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 70 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.34% - 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.06% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £38,750 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
188 180 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.03% 32.49% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 158 146 256
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Games
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Games Salary Trend in Somerset

Games
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 2 £38,750 - 1
Games
South West

Games
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Games.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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