The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 59 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.20% 0.41% -
As % of the General category 0.44% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
226 200 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.31% 41.07% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 184 169 156
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,088 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,200 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
Wiltshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing 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 Games.

1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) J2ME
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe