The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank - 204 204
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.088% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.26% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Average salary - £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
Online Games
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1654 1545 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.90% 34.06% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1252 1365
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Online Games
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Surrey

Online Games
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft