The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 44 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 15 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.11% - 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.15% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £39,000 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 - £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £53,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.96% +32.50%
Online Games
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 192 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.17% 43.34% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 156 155 166
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Online Games
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Suffolk

Online Games
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Online Games Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Online Games
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 15 £39,000 -
Online Games
East of England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) OO
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) .NET
5 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
6 10 (55.56%) WebGL
6 10 (55.56%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) WebSockets
6 10 (55.56%) WebKit
6 10 (55.56%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Clustering
10 2 (11.11%) Replication
10 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) Selenium
10 2 (11.11%) Subversion
11 1 (5.56%) Web Development
11 1 (5.56%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) JIRA

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Database Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Database Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
2 11 (61.11%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) WebGL
3 10 (55.56%) CSS3
3 10 (55.56%) WebSockets
3 10 (55.56%) WebKit
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) HND
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft