The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 59 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.22% 1.13% -
As % of the General category 2.81% 3.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Games
Wiltshire

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

General Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
249 185 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 43.23% 34.84% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 220 148 176
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Games
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Games Salary Trend in Swindon

Games
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Swindon

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (44.44%) BODI
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
1 4 (44.44%) SQLPlus
1 4 (44.44%) SAP BI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Data Services
1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) Lumira
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BODI
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Lumira
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (44.44%) SAP BI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Data Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQLPlus
2 1 (11.11%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
1 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Sencha