The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 49 102 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.81% 15.29% -
As % of the General category 28.16% 46.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 97 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
174 219 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.29% 32.83% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 167 200 55
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Games
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Games Salary Trend in Suffolk

Games
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Games
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Ipswich +2 49 £37,500 - 3
Games
East of England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Games.

1 66 (64.71%) Online Games
2 60 (58.82%) HTML
2 60 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 55 (53.92%) CSS
4 42 (41.18%) C#
5 39 (38.24%) HTML5
6 34 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 33 (32.35%) Front End Development
8 31 (30.39%) CSS3
8 31 (30.39%) TypeScript
8 31 (30.39%) Web Development
9 30 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (28.43%) Java
11 26 (25.49%) Kendo UI
12 25 (24.51%) Apple iOS
13 22 (21.57%) QA
13 22 (21.57%) OO
14 21 (20.59%) Android
15 20 (19.61%) TDD
16 19 (18.63%) Finance
17 16 (15.69%) Xbox
18 15 (14.71%) Automation Testing
18 15 (14.71%) OOP
19 14 (13.73%) ISEB
19 14 (13.73%) Cocoa
19 14 (13.73%) Objective-C
19 14 (13.73%) Animation
19 14 (13.73%) Selenium
19 14 (13.73%) Core Animation
19 14 (13.73%) SoapUI

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (4.90%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Datadog
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (3.92%) OLAP
2 4 (3.92%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.94%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Selenium
1 14 (13.73%) SoapUI
2 7 (6.86%) Calabash
2 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.86%) JUnit
3 4 (3.92%) JIRA
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
4 3 (2.94%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.94%) Log4Net
4 3 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (18.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Advertising
2 3 (2.94%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 72 (70.59%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) Web Developer
3 25 (24.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 22 (21.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (18.63%) Analyst
6 18 (17.65%) QA Tester
6 18 (17.65%) Tester
7 16 (15.69%) Software Analyst
8 15 (14.71%) HTML CSS Developer
8 15 (14.71%) HTML Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Mobile Developer
10 13 (12.75%) C# Developer
11 12 (11.76%) .NET Developer
11 12 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (11.76%) SQL Developer
12 11 (10.78%) QA Analyst
12 11 (10.78%) QA Test Analyst
12 11 (10.78%) Test Analyst
13 10 (9.80%) Agile C# Developer
13 10 (9.80%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.82%) HTML
2 55 (53.92%) CSS
3 39 (38.24%) HTML5
4 34 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 31 (30.39%) CSS3
6 26 (25.49%) Kendo UI
7 14 (13.73%) Cocoa
7 14 (13.73%) Cocoa Touch
7 14 (13.73%) Core Animation
8 12 (11.76%) .NET
9 10 (9.80%) jQuery
10 8 (7.84%) RESTful
11 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 4 (3.92%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (3.92%) WebGL
12 4 (3.92%) WebKit
12 4 (3.92%) WebSockets
13 3 (2.94%) PhoneGap
13 3 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (64.71%) Online Games
2 16 (15.69%) Xbox
3 14 (13.73%) Animation
3 14 (13.73%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (3.92%) Social Media
5 4 (3.92%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.94%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.94%) Social Network
7 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Apple iOS
2 21 (20.59%) Android
3 7 (6.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Front End Development
2 31 (30.39%) Web Development
3 30 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.57%) OO
5 20 (19.61%) TDD
6 15 (14.71%) Automation Testing
6 15 (14.71%) OOP
7 14 (13.73%) Android Development
7 14 (13.73%) BDD
7 14 (13.73%) iOS Development
7 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.80%) Mobile Development
9 8 (7.84%) Manual Testing
9 8 (7.84%) SDLC
9 8 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.88%) Software Testing
12 4 (3.92%) 3D Rendering
12 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.92%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 42 (41.18%) C#
3 31 (30.39%) TypeScript
4 29 (28.43%) Java
5 14 (13.73%) Apple Swift
5 14 (13.73%) Objective-C
6 11 (10.78%) SQL
7 7 (6.86%) Perl
7 7 (6.86%) Python
8 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) ISEB
2 8 (7.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Fortify
1 3 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Adobe
2 4 (3.92%) Google
3 3 (2.94%) New Relic
4 1 (0.98%) Facebook
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