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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 28 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 41 88 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.17% 14.79% -
As % of the General category 23.56% 44.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 41 80 0
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
174 199 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.42% 33.45% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 162 175 77
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 £27,500 £27,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £53,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -4 41 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Games
East of England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 54 (55.67%) Online Games
2 53 (54.64%) HTML
2 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
3 49 (50.52%) C#
4 48 (49.48%) CSS
5 40 (41.24%) HTML5
6 33 (34.02%) Java
7 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (32.99%) CSS3
8 27 (27.84%) Apple iOS
9 24 (24.74%) OO
10 23 (23.71%) Web Development
10 23 (23.71%) Android
10 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
11 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
12 20 (20.62%) QA
12 20 (20.62%) TypeScript
13 19 (19.59%) Finance
14 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
14 18 (18.56%) Xbox
15 17 (17.53%) TDD
15 17 (17.53%) OOP
16 16 (16.49%) ISEB
16 16 (16.49%) Cocoa
16 16 (16.49%) Objective-C
16 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
16 16 (16.49%) Animation
16 16 (16.49%) Core Animation
16 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
16 16 (16.49%) Android Development

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 (3.09%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.09%) Confluence
1 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.15%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Datadog
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (4.12%) OLAP
3 4 (4.12%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Selenium
2 9 (9.28%) SoapUI
3 7 (7.22%) Calabash
3 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.22%) JUnit
4 4 (4.12%) JIRA
4 4 (4.12%) Subversion
5 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.09%) Log4Net
5 3 (3.09%) NUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (71.13%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) Web Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Analyst
4 18 (18.56%) Software Analyst
5 16 (16.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (16.49%) Mobile Developer
6 15 (15.46%) C# Developer
6 15 (15.46%) QA Tester
6 15 (15.46%) SQL Developer
6 15 (15.46%) Tester
7 14 (14.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (13.40%) QA Analyst
8 13 (13.40%) QA Test Analyst
8 13 (13.40%) Test Analyst
9 12 (12.37%) .NET Developer
9 12 (12.37%) Automation Test Analyst
9 12 (12.37%) iOS Developer
9 12 (12.37%) QA Automation Analyst
10 11 (11.34%) Automation Tester
10 11 (11.34%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (54.64%) HTML
2 48 (49.48%) CSS
3 40 (41.24%) HTML5
4 32 (32.99%) CSS3
5 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
6 16 (16.49%) Cocoa
6 16 (16.49%) Cocoa Touch
6 16 (16.49%) Core Animation
7 15 (15.46%) .NET
7 15 (15.46%) Kendo UI
8 10 (10.31%) jQuery
9 8 (8.25%) RESTful
10 6 (6.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.12%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (4.12%) WebGL
12 4 (4.12%) WebKit
12 4 (4.12%) WebSockets
13 3 (3.09%) PhoneGap
13 3 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (55.67%) Online Games
2 18 (18.56%) Xbox
3 16 (16.49%) Animation
3 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (4.12%) Social Media
5 4 (4.12%) User Experience
5 4 (4.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.09%) Mobile Games
6 3 (3.09%) Social Network
7 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Apple iOS
2 23 (23.71%) Android
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) OO
3 23 (23.71%) Web Development
4 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
5 17 (17.53%) OOP
5 17 (17.53%) TDD
6 16 (16.49%) Android Development
6 16 (16.49%) iOS Development
6 16 (16.49%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.37%) Automation Testing
7 12 (12.37%) Mobile Development
8 11 (11.34%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.28%) BDD
10 8 (8.25%) SDLC
10 8 (8.25%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.22%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.22%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.12%) 3D Rendering
12 4 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
2 49 (50.52%) C#
3 33 (34.02%) Java
4 20 (20.62%) TypeScript
5 16 (16.49%) Apple Swift
5 16 (16.49%) Objective-C
6 14 (14.43%) SQL
7 8 (8.25%) Python
8 7 (7.22%) Perl
9 3 (3.09%) R
9 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) ISEB
2 10 (10.31%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) HP Fortify
1 3 (3.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.12%) Adobe
2 4 (4.12%) Google
3 3 (3.09%) New Relic
4 1 (1.03%) Facebook
Ipswich, Suffolk
Derivco Ipswich Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago