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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iGaming
Rank 830 878 861
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -17
Permanent jobs citing iGaming 51 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 11
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - -

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
46867 46498 47017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.79% 44.14% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37152 35875 38070
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

iGaming Salary Histogram in the UK

iGaming
Top 11 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 27 February 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
England +32 48 £55,000 +57.14%
London +38 32 £60,000 +71.42%
East of England - 11 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 7 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
City of London +7 6 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Isle of Man - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Douglas - 1 £40,000 -

iGaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 38 (53.52%) Games
2 30 (42.25%) SQL
3 27 (38.03%) Degree
4 22 (30.99%) UNIX
5 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
6 18 (25.35%) Firewall
6 18 (25.35%) Python
7 16 (22.54%) Java
7 16 (22.54%) Perl
8 15 (21.13%) MySQL
8 15 (21.13%) Mobile Games
9 14 (19.72%) MBA
9 14 (19.72%) CISA
9 14 (19.72%) CISM
9 14 (19.72%) Linux
9 14 (19.72%) CISSP
10 13 (18.31%) XML
10 13 (18.31%) Subversion
10 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
10 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
11 12 (16.90%) Bash Shell
11 12 (16.90%) Ajax
11 12 (16.90%) Ant
11 12 (16.90%) PHP
11 12 (16.90%) DMZ
11 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
11 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
11 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
11 12 (16.90%) Eclipse

iGaming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (14.08%) JBoss
2 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.04%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) Drupal
5 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) Firewall
2 12 (16.90%) DMZ
2 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.08%) SSH
4 4 (5.63%) LAN
4 4 (5.63%) SAN
5 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) Internet
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
2 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.86%) OLTP
5 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Subversion
2 12 (16.90%) Ant
2 12 (16.90%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.08%) Emacs
3 10 (14.08%) Maven
4 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (53.52%) Games
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Law
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Head of Security
3 10 (14.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 10 (14.08%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) MI Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.63%) SEO Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Games Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Games Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) XML
2 12 (16.90%) Ajax
2 12 (16.90%) SOAP
3 11 (15.49%) HTML
4 10 (14.08%) J2EE
4 10 (14.08%) EJB
4 10 (14.08%) Java SE
4 10 (14.08%) XML-RPC
4 10 (14.08%) Hibernate
4 10 (14.08%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (8.45%) HTML5
6 5 (7.04%) CSS
7 4 (5.63%) iOS SDK
7 4 (5.63%) CSS3
8 3 (4.23%) jQuery
8 3 (4.23%) JSON
8 3 (4.23%) Flash
8 3 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.82%) Java EE
9 2 (2.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.13%) Mobile Games
3 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.45%) Statistics
4 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.45%) Replication
5 5 (7.04%) Clustering
5 5 (7.04%) Online Games
6 4 (5.63%) Social Gaming
6 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.82%) User Experience
8 2 (2.82%) Physics
9 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.41%) Open Source
9 1 (1.41%) Social Media
9 1 (1.41%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) UNIX
2 14 (19.72%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows
4 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.63%) Android
6 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
2 11 (15.49%) Time Management
3 10 (14.08%) OO
4 9 (12.68%) Information Security
5 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (8.45%) SEO
6 5 (7.04%) Scrum
6 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.63%) Analytics
7 4 (5.63%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.23%) TDD
8 3 (4.23%) ETL
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 18 (25.35%) Python
3 16 (22.54%) Perl
3 16 (22.54%) Java
4 12 (16.90%) PHP
4 12 (16.90%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
6 9 (12.68%) C#
7 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.63%) AWK
10 3 (4.23%) Ruby
10 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.23%) C
10 3 (4.23%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) Golang
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) CISA
2 14 (19.72%) CISM
2 14 (19.72%) MBA
2 14 (19.72%) CISSP
3 3 (4.23%) PhD
4 2 (2.82%) CCNA
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Xen
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Nagios
1 3 (4.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Cisco
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) Juniper
3 4 (5.63%) TippingPoint
4 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.41%) Omniture