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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 442 424 411
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 6 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.047% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.13% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 34
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.97% +17.14%
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
7811 7533 8035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.65% 35.40% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5900 6110 6707
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey -9 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire +6 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) Web Development
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) IIS
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) Classic ASP
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Blog
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 1 (7.14%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (28.57%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Website Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) Ajax
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) HTML5
1 8 (57.14%) CSS3
2 7 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
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