The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Street region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.48% - -
As % of the General category 6.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 64.18% 42.50% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £34,350 £31,975
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,150 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Somerset

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Games
Salary Trend in Street

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

Games Salary Trend in Street

Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Street region citing 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 Games.

1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) wxWidgets
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) GTK+
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Street region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) wxWidgets
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) GTK+
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++