The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iGaming over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iGaming
Rank 883 870 857
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing iGaming 16 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.003% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.031% 0.006% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £33,250

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51028 47860 52399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 45.00% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39285 37767 43790
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

iGaming
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iGaming within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

iGaming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iGaming
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iGaming within the UK.

iGaming Salary Trend in the UK

iGaming
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iGaming over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

iGaming Salary Histogram in the UK

iGaming
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iGaming within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
London +13 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
England -22 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3

iGaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing iGaming 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 iGaming.

1 19 (82.61%) Games
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
3 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 10 (43.48%) Mobile Games
4 9 (39.13%) RDBMS
4 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
4 9 (39.13%) OO
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) MySQL
4 9 (39.13%) Ant
4 9 (39.13%) Subversion
4 9 (39.13%) SSH
4 9 (39.13%) Maven
4 9 (39.13%) Ajax
4 9 (39.13%) Time Management
4 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 9 (39.13%) Emacs
4 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
4 9 (39.13%) OO PHP
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Marketing
6 7 (30.43%) Online Games
7 6 (26.09%) Statistics
8 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security

iGaming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing iGaming 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 iGaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SPSS
2 1 (4.35%) Maya
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DMZ
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
1 9 (39.13%) RDBMS
1 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Ant
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
1 9 (39.13%) Maven
1 9 (39.13%) Emacs
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) ProtoShare
General
1 19 (82.61%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Tools Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.35%) User Experience Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
7 1 (4.35%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 10 (43.48%) HTML5
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) Ajax
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile Games
2 7 (30.43%) Online Games
3 6 (26.09%) Statistics
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) Economics
4 3 (13.04%) Social Media
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Social Network
5 1 (4.35%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) OO
1 9 (39.13%) Time Management
1 9 (39.13%) OO PHP
2 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Marketing Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Multivariate Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Market Research
4 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Email Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Game Development
5 2 (8.70%) Product Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Security
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Omniture
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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