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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 18 15 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +63
Permanent jobs citing Games 57 97 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.48% 14.83% 0.17%
As % of the General category 31.49% 42.92% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57 89 1
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
181 226 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.27% 34.56% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 172 186 70
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 53 £37,500 - 3
Games
East of England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 69 (67.65%) Online Games
2 67 (65.69%) HTML
2 67 (65.69%) JavaScript
3 62 (60.78%) CSS
4 45 (44.12%) AngularJS
5 44 (43.14%) Front End Development
6 42 (41.18%) TypeScript
7 40 (39.22%) HTML5
8 37 (36.27%) Web Development
8 37 (36.27%) Kendo UI
9 35 (34.31%) C#
10 32 (31.37%) CSS3
11 26 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (19.61%) Apple iOS
12 20 (19.61%) OO
12 20 (19.61%) Java
13 19 (18.63%) TDD
14 18 (17.65%) QA
15 17 (16.67%) Finance
16 16 (15.69%) Android
17 14 (13.73%) Selenium
17 14 (13.73%) SoapUI
17 14 (13.73%) BDD
17 14 (13.73%) Xbox
18 13 (12.75%) OOP
19 12 (11.76%) .NET
19 12 (11.76%) Automation Testing
20 11 (10.78%) SQL
20 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
21 10 (9.80%) jQuery

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 10 (9.80%) 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 6 (5.88%) Calabash
2 6 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.88%) JUnit
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
4 3 (2.94%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.94%) JIRA
4 3 (2.94%) Log4Net
4 3 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 17 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) iGaming
3 3 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (75.49%) Developer
2 37 (36.27%) Web Developer
3 36 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (27.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 25 (24.51%) HTML CSS Developer
5 25 (24.51%) HTML Developer
6 22 (21.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (14.71%) QA Tester
7 15 (14.71%) Tester
8 13 (12.75%) Analyst
9 12 (11.76%) .NET Developer
10 11 (10.78%) C# Developer
10 11 (10.78%) Software Analyst
11 10 (9.80%) Mobile Developer
11 10 (9.80%) SQL Developer
12 9 (8.82%) Applications Developer
12 9 (8.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 8 (7.84%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (7.84%) Agile Developer
14 7 (6.86%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (65.69%) HTML
2 62 (60.78%) CSS
3 45 (44.12%) AngularJS
4 40 (39.22%) HTML5
5 37 (36.27%) Kendo UI
6 32 (31.37%) CSS3
7 12 (11.76%) .NET
8 10 (9.80%) Cocoa
8 10 (9.80%) Cocoa Touch
8 10 (9.80%) Core Animation
8 10 (9.80%) jQuery
9 6 (5.88%) RESTful
10 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (4.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 4 (3.92%) HTML5 Canvas
11 4 (3.92%) WebGL
11 4 (3.92%) WebKit
11 4 (3.92%) WebSockets
12 3 (2.94%) PhoneGap
12 3 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (67.65%) Online Games
2 14 (13.73%) Xbox
3 10 (9.80%) Animation
3 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.86%) 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 20 (19.61%) Apple iOS
2 16 (15.69%) Android
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.14%) Front End Development
2 37 (36.27%) Web Development
3 26 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.61%) OO
5 19 (18.63%) TDD
6 14 (13.73%) BDD
7 13 (12.75%) OOP
8 12 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Android Development
9 10 (9.80%) iOS Development
9 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.86%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.88%) Mobile Development
11 6 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.92%) 3D Rendering
12 4 (3.92%) 3D Visualisation
12 4 (3.92%) API Integration
12 4 (3.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (65.69%) JavaScript
2 42 (41.18%) TypeScript
3 35 (34.31%) C#
4 20 (19.61%) Java
5 11 (10.78%) SQL
6 10 (9.80%) Apple Swift
6 10 (9.80%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.88%) Perl
7 6 (5.88%) Python
8 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) ISEB
2 6 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Fortify
1 3 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) 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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