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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 16 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 49 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.12% - 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.40% - 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 0 14
Average salary £39,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
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
229 136 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.31% 31.92% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 211 121 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 49 £39,000 -
Online Games
East of England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Games
2 104 (92.86%) C#
3 94 (83.93%) Java
4 83 (74.11%) OO
5 63 (56.25%) SQL
6 59 (52.68%) Subversion
7 52 (46.43%) HTML
7 52 (46.43%) CSS
8 50 (44.64%) JavaScript
9 23 (20.54%) Web Development
10 21 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 20 (17.86%) Python
12 15 (13.39%) Android
12 15 (13.39%) Apple iOS
13 13 (11.61%) HTML5
13 13 (11.61%) SOA
13 13 (11.61%) T-SQL
13 13 (11.61%) Ruby
13 13 (11.61%) Scrum
14 12 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (10.71%) C++
14 12 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (10.71%) Go
15 11 (9.82%) CSS3
16 9 (8.04%) Cucumber
16 9 (8.04%) Performance Testing
16 9 (8.04%) QA
16 9 (8.04%) Selenium
16 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (7.14%) Bugzilla

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 59 (52.68%) Subversion
2 9 (8.04%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.04%) Selenium
3 8 (7.14%) Calabash
3 8 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 8 (7.14%) JIRA
3 8 (7.14%) JUnit
3 8 (7.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.89%) Capybara
4 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.89%) RSpec
General
1 112 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (84.82%) Developer
2 41 (36.61%) Software Developer
2 41 (36.61%) Web Developer
3 16 (14.29%) Graduate
3 16 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Analyst
4 9 (8.04%) SQL Developer
5 8 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 8 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Tester
5 8 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Automated Tester
5 8 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 4 (3.57%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.43%) HTML
1 52 (46.43%) CSS
2 13 (11.61%) HTML5
3 12 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (9.82%) CSS3
5 7 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
5 7 (6.25%) Cocoa
5 7 (6.25%) Core Animation
6 4 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Animation
1 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.57%) Replication
2 4 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.39%) Android
1 15 (13.39%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (74.11%) OO
2 23 (20.54%) Web Development
3 21 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 13 (11.61%) SOA
4 13 (11.61%) Scrum
5 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.04%) Performance Testing
6 8 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (7.14%) BDD
7 7 (6.25%) Android Development
7 7 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 7 (6.25%) Mobile Development
8 4 (3.57%) People Management
8 4 (3.57%) Game Development
8 4 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.57%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.89%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (0.89%) Software Testing
9 1 (0.89%) DevOps
9 1 (0.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 104 (92.86%) C#
2 94 (83.93%) Java
3 63 (56.25%) SQL
4 50 (44.64%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.86%) Python
6 13 (11.61%) T-SQL
6 13 (11.61%) Ruby
7 12 (10.71%) Go
7 12 (10.71%) C++
8 7 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 7 (6.25%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft