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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 73 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.46% 0.34% 2.17%
As % of the General category 1.71% 0.99% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -14.66%
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
175 203 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.05% 34.76% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 144 148 190
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 September 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
Street - 3 £45,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
1 3 (60.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

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 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) UI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disruptive Innovation
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Taunton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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