The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online 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
Online Gaming
Rank 429 422 413
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 12 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.058% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 25
Average salary £48,750 £41,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +26.86%
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7333 8209 7794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 36.91% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 6368 6305
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Online Games
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the South East

Online Games
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Online Games Salary Histogram in the South East

Online Games
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Oxfordshire +11 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Middlesex +9 6 £52,500 +23.52%
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) HTML5
2 15 (65.22%) CSS3
3 12 (52.17%) User Experience
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) Java EE
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) J2EE
4 7 (30.43%) JUnit
4 7 (30.43%) JSP
4 7 (30.43%) Flash
4 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (30.43%) Spring
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Adobe
6 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
6 3 (13.04%) IIS
6 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (30.43%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.04%) UX Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
1 15 (65.22%) HTML5
1 15 (65.22%) CSS3
2 7 (30.43%) Java EE
2 7 (30.43%) JSP
2 7 (30.43%) Flash
2 7 (30.43%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
2 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Security Management
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe
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