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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / South East
Rank 393 439 443
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +4
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 3 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.046% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 13
Median salary £52,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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
5518 8120 7840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.04% 41.53% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 6773 6255
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
West Sussex - 3 £52,000 -
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 South East region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 30 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) HTML5
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (33.33%) Product Management
5 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) Marketing
5 10 (33.33%) Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 10 (33.33%) User Experience
5 10 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 10 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (26.67%) Benchmarking
8 7 (23.33%) CSS
9 6 (20.00%) Flash
9 6 (20.00%) ISEB
9 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Multimedia
9 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 6 (20.00%) Ranorex
10 5 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) Line Management

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 30 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (33.33%) Marketing
3 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Multimedia
5 5 (16.67%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Automation Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Head of Development
1 5 (16.67%) Head of Mobile
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Web Automation Tester
1 5 (16.67%) Web Tester
2 4 (13.33%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
1 13 (43.33%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) Flash
4 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 10 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.67%) Statistics
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) AIX
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 10 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 10 (33.33%) Product Management
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (26.67%) Benchmarking
5 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.67%) Business Development
6 5 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
6 5 (16.67%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
1 5 (16.67%) R
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (13.33%) Korn
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (16.67%) XenApp
1 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 5 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Citrix
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat